BetVictor Gold Cup
Cheltenham 14:25
Grade 3 Handicap Chase,
£160,000 added, 4yo plus,
2m 4f 78y, Class 1  
Saturday 17th November 2018

1 Baron Alco 8/1
2 Frodon 16/
3 Guitar Pete 12/1
4 Mister Whitaker 6/1F
18 ran NR: Benatar, Geordie Des Champs
Distances: 2l, 8l, ¾l Time: 4m 55.50s (slow by 5.00s)

Baron Alco wins a drama-filled BetVictor Gold Cup Handicap Chase for the Moore family, father Gary and son Jamie.

BetVictor Gold Cup Handicap Chase (Grade 3)
£160,000 added, 4yo plus, 2m 4f 78y, Class 1
18 ran
Going: Good, Good to Soft in places

No Form Horse Weight Jockey Trainer Age
1 213 50-1 Frodon (FR) 20 11-12 t Bryony Frost P F Nicholls 6
2 312 11-1 Mister Whitaker (IRE) 13 11-3 A P Heskin M R Channon 6
3 U1U 1/12 Javert (IRE) 20 11-1 Adam Wedge Miss E C Lavelle 9
5 18/1 U12- Rather Be (IRE) 249 11-0 J McGrath N J Henderson 7
6 121 43-F Kalondra (IRE) 104 10-13 t N D Fehily N P Mulholland 7
7 121 22/2 Baron Alco (FR) 34 10-11 Joshua Moore G L Moore 7
8 843 156 Shantou Village (IRE) 21 10-8 pt R T Dunne N P Mulholland 8
9 135 6P-3 West Approach 21 10-7 b R Johnson C L Tizzard 8
10 17P 82-5 Splash of Ginge 9 10-6 Jamie Bargary N A Twiston-Davies 10
11 211 21-2 Happy Diva (IRE) 13 10-5 t Richard Patrick (3) Kerry Lee 7
12 2/42 3P-U Movewiththetimes (IRE) 17 10-5 B J Geraghty P F Nicholls 7
13 152/ 35P- King's Socks (FR) 219 10-4 t1 T Scudamore D Pipe 6
14 550 7-43 Romain De Senam (FR) 7 10-3 ht H Cobden P F Nicholls 6
15 14/1 4P-3 Ballyandy 31 10-2 Sam Twiston-Davies N A Twiston-Davies 7
17 91U 68-2 Guitar Pete (IRE) 15 10-2 B S Hughes N G Richards 8
18 F1/1 6F-2 Willie Boy (IRE) 31 10-1 G Sheehan C E Longsdon 7
19 131 9P-8 Eamon An Cnoic (IRE) 20 10-0 pt David Noonan D Pipe 7
20 22-3 211 Whoshotwho (IRE) 119 10-0 Sean Bowen Dr R D P Newland 7
4 NR 4/11 13-4 Benatar (IRE) 36 11-0 NON RUNNER G L Moore 6
16 NR 411 3-57 Geordie Des Champs (IRE) 14 10-2 NON RUNNER Miss R Curtis 7