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3:20 Sandown 28 Apr 2007

Betfred Gold Cup Chase (Handicap) Grade 3

(Class 1) (5yo+) (3m4f166yds) 3m5f Good To Firm 24 fences
1st £91,232 2nd £34,224 3rd £17,136 4th £8,544 5th £4,288 6th £2,144
Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
Jockey
Trainer
Age WGT OR TS RPR MR
1   
8 100 Out-of-Handicaps 11 p 135 93 145
b g Weld - Deb's Ball (Glenstal)
Led, not fluent and headed 5th, reminders after 12th, driven to lead after next, hard pressed 2 out, 1 length up when left clear last, stayed on well (tchd 7-1)
2  3
8 1010 t 145 101 153
gr g First Trump - Amalancher (USA) (Alleged)
Held up in last trio, not fluent 14th and outpaced, progress 16th, not fluent 18th, went 3rd 4 out, close enough 2 out, one pace, left 2nd last (jockey said gelding stumbled badly passing stands on last circuit; vet said gelding was found to have lost a hind shoe) (op 2-1 tchd 5-2 and 11-4 in places)
3  6 [9]
7 115 161 113 162
b g Saint Preuil (FR) - Gleep Will (FR) (Laniste)
Prominent, chased winner and pecked 19th, lost 2nd 3 out, faded, left 3rd last (op 10-1 tchd 9-1)
4  6 [15]
12 100 v1 135 83 131
br g Erdelistan (FR) - Lyntim (Fidel)
Mistake 4th, never going well after, mistake 8th, lost touch from 15th, well behind 19th, plugged on from 3 out
5  [16¼]
9 105 b 140 88 147
b g Zabeel (NZ) - In The Country (NZ) (In The Purple)
Led 5th, headed after 13th, dropped to 4th 4 out, rallied to press winner 3 out, 1 length down when blundered and almost fell last, not recover (op 14-1)
6  10 [26¼]
8 1010 b 145 86 128
b g Accordion (IRE) - Hue 'N' Cry (IRE) (Denel)
Settled in midfield, effort to chase leaders 19th, 5th and under strong pressure after 4 out, soon beaten (op 9-2 tchd 5-1)
7  nk [26½]
10 115 154 95 136
ch g Funny Baby (FR) - Azurea (FR)
Settled towards rear, outpaced from 15th, ridden 18th, never on terms after (op 14-1 tchd 11-1)
8  30 [56½]
7 104 139 60 109
b g Bob Back (USA) - Blast Freeze (IRE) (Lafontaine I)
Well in touch until outpaced from 15th, weakened 18th, tailed off (op 8-1 tchd 17-2)
PU   
9 99 Out-of-Handicaps 7 b1 135
b g Lord Americo (IRE) - Little Welly (Little Buskins)
Prominent until lost place rapidly 8th, tailed himself off after 13th, continued miles behind until pulled up before 3 out (op 100-1)
PU   
8 912 Over-Weights 1 Out-of-Handicaps 5 t 136
b g Carroll House (IRE) - Serocco Wind (Roi Guillaume)
Held up in last pair, not going well after 13th, outpaced from next, soon tailed off, pulled up before 3 out
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