Results
Meetings
3

15:00 Newbury 18 May 2019

Al Zubarah London Gold Cup Handicap (Class 2) (3YO only)

Winner £43,575 - 15 ran - Draw Advantage: High

1m 2f

Good (Good to Firm in places)

Weighed In
Position
Dist Btn
Horse
SP
Age / Wt
OR
1

1. Headman (14)

raced keenly, held up towards rear, smooth headway over 2f out, led 2f out, stayed on strongly

12/1
3 9-7
95
2
shd

11. Sinjaari (IRE) (6)

held up in mid-division, headway chasing leaders went 2nd over 1f out, strong challenge close home, just failed

3/1 Fav
3 9-1
89
3
1

9. Good Birthday (IRE) (16)

switched left and dropped in rear after start, good headway on inside chasing leaders over 2f out, ridden disputing close 2nd over 1f out, soon every chance, no extra towards finish

6/1
3 9-2
90
4

2. Forest Of Dean (3)

slowly into stride, soon mid-division on inside, good headway chasing leaders over 2f out, no extra inside final furlong

7/2 2Fav
3 9-5
93
5
¾

3. The Trader (IRE) (9)

held up in last pair, good headway on inside chasing leaders over 2f out, no extra inside final furlong

33/1
3 9-4
92
6
¾

15. Ritchie Valens (IRE) (13)

pulled hard in mid-division, rapid headway on outside chasing leaders over 6f out, went 2nd 3f out, every chance 2f out, hung left and lost 2nd over 1f out, weakened inside final furlong

33/1
3 7-13
78
7
¾

10. Majestic Dawn (IRE) (11)

held up towards rear, kept on final furlong, never nearer

14/1
3 9-2
90
8
1

14. Korcho (7)

tracked leaders on outside, pushed along 3f out, weakened over 1f out

20/1
3 8-8
82
9
¾

7. Solid Stone (IRE) (5)

tracked leaders on inside, slightly lost place 6f out, pushed along and rallied chasing leaders over 2f out, weakened over 1f out

5/1
3 9-3
91
10
8

5. Mackaar (IRE) (10)

held up and always towards rear, never on terms

16/1
3 9-4
92
11
nk

16. Htilominlo (4)

held up towards rear, never involved

20/1
3 8-2 t
76
12
shd

6. War Tiger (USA) (1)

soon led, headed over 3f out, hung left and weakened over 2f out

10/1
3 9-3
91
13
1

8. Riviera Nights (8)

tracked leaders, pushed along 3f out, weakened over 2f out

25/1
3 9-3
91
14
3

12. Dubai Instinct (15)

tracked leader after 1f, led over 3f out, ridden and headed 2f out, soon hung left and weakened

25/1
3 8-12
86
15
14

13. Sky Defender (12)

led briefly, settled 3rd after 1f, weakening when hampered inside final 2f

20/1
3 8-12
86

4. Target Zone (2)

NonRunner

Betting returns

Type Winnings
CSF £49.15 (1, 11)
Tricast £257.93 (1, 11, 9)
Tote Win £13.80 (1)
Tote Place £4.20 (1), £2.00 (11), £2.10 (9)
Tote Swinger £11.70 (1, 9), £11.20 (1, 11), £7.70 (9, 11)
Tote Exacta £69.20 (1, 11)
Tote Trifecta £1,089.90 (1, 11, 9)
Previous winners
Year Going Ran Winner Draw Age Weight OR Form Last run Trainer (Distance) Jockey SP Time
2018 Good to Firm 11 Communique 3 3 8 4 84 22-32 22 days M Johnston (236 miles) Silvestre De Sousa 7/ 1 2:05.43
2017 Soft 13 Defoe 1 3 9 0 88 120 224 days R Varian (112 miles) Andrea Atzeni 8/ 1 2:14.57
2016 Good 15 Imperial Aviator 3 3 8 13 85 223-1 21 days R Charlton (24 miles) Oisin Murphy 7/ 2 2:08.13
2015 Good 13 Time Test 3 3 8 12 93 212 241 days R Charlton (24 miles) Ryan Moore 7/ 2 2:07.64
2014 Good to Firm 8 Cannock Chase 7 3 9 4 89 2-1 40 days Sir M Stoute (112 miles) Ryan Moore 11/ 4 2:06.80
2013 Good to Firm 7 High Troja 2 3 8 2 83 522-213 13 days E Dunlop (112 miles) Paul Hanagan 25/ 1 2:10.12
2012 Good to Soft 13 Expense Claim 14 3 9 3 85 573-11 13 days A Balding (9 miles) J Fortune 7/ 1 2:13.32
2011 Good to Firm 8 Al Kazeem 1 3 9 4 95 51-2 29 days R Charlton (24 miles) S Drowne 9/ 2 2:09.02
2010 Good to Firm 15 Green Moon 11 3 8 11 82 84-1 21 days H Dunlop (1 miles) Jamie Spencer 11/ 1 2:05.45
2009 Soft 12 Aqwaal 12 3 8 8 85 031-1 22 days E Dunlop (112 miles) Richard Hills 6/ 4 2:09.81

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