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3:30 Cheltenham 17 Mar 1988

Tote Cheltenham Gold Cup Chase (Championship Race)

3m2f Soft
1st £61,960
Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
Jockey
Trainer
Age WGT OR TS RPR MR
1   
10 120 169
b g Document - Ahoy There (Little Buskins)
Held up, led approaching last, driven out
2  6
8 120 163
b g Idiots Delight - Cavallina (Vulgan)
Headway 13th, led 15th until blundered 2 out, not recover
3  10 [16]
10 120 153
ch g Beau Chapeau - Sand Martin (Menelek)
Blundered 2nd, led to 6th, every chance 20th, ran on flat
4  3 [19]
9 120 b 150
b g Laniste(FR) - Upsala III (Verdi)
Headway 19th, mistake 20th, never nearer
5  3 [22]
7 120 147
b g Trombone - Coolroe Aga (Laurence O)
Never near to challenge
6  nk [22¼]
11 120 147
b g Gala Performance - Astryl (Vulgan)
Headway 17th, hard ridden 19th, ran on flat
7  [22¼]  
8 120
b g Le Bavard(FR) - Leuze (Vimy)
No headway from 16th
8  [22¼]  
10 120
ch g Deep Run - Lady Laurel (El Gallo)
Led 7th to 14th, weakened 19th
9  [22¼]  
10 120
b g Deep Run - Skiporetta (Even Money)
Chased leader to 16th, weakened 19th
F   
9 120
br g Politico(USA) - Lucky Sprite (Galivanter)
In rear 12th, tailed off when fell 15th
F   
9 120
b g Kemal(FR) - Smooth Lady (Tarqogan)
Hampered 9th, behind to 15th, headway 16th, fell 19th
PU   
10 120
b g Prince Regent(FR) - Lavenham Rose (Floribunda)
Prominent to 9th, mistake 11th, tailed off when pulled up before 17th
PU   
9 120
b g Valuta - Min Tide(NZ) (Harleigh)
Blundered 5th, dropped rear 17th, pulled up before 20th
PU   
9 120
b g No Arguement - Cute Peach (Hardicanute)
Blundered 3rd and 9th, tailed off when pulled up before 17th
PU   
11 120
ch g Precipice Wood - Tackienne (Hard Tack)