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Cheltenham Festival Day Four

Cheltenham Gold Cup

Friday 14 March 2014

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Race 4:

Cheltenham Gold Cup (Grade 1)

 

Choc takes his customary walk

down the course to view the feature event

 

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Race 4:

Cheltenham Gold Cup (Grade 1)

 

Ditto

 

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Race 4:

Cheltenham Gold Cup (Grade 1)

 

Pre-race Parade;

Silviniaco Conti (Noel Fehily)

 

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Race 4:

Cheltenham Gold Cup (Grade 1)

 

Pre-race Parade;

Triolo DíAlene (AP McCoy)

 

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Race 4:

Cheltenham Gold Cup (Grade 1)

 

Pre-race parade;

Bobs Worth (Barry Geraghty) and

Cloudy Too (Jonathan England)

 

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Race 4:

Cheltenham Gold Cup (Grade 1)

 

Pre-race parade;

The Giant Bolster (Tom Scudamore)

and Triolo DíAlene (AP McCoy)

 

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Race 4:

Cheltenham Gold Cup (Grade 1)

 

Choc and colleagues, centre frame

 

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Race 4:

Cheltenham Gold Cup (Grade 1)

 

Mid-race

 

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Race 4:

Cheltenham Gold Cup (Grade 1)

 

Mid-race;

On His Own (David Casey) leads the field

 

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Race 4:

Cheltenham Gold Cup (Grade 1)

 

Iím more fascinated by Choc

than the race itself!

The runners can be seen in the

far distance, top right-hand corner.

 

14 March 2014

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Race 4:

Cheltenham Gold Cup (Grade 1)

 

Silviniaco Conti leads over the last

 

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Race 4:

Cheltenham Gold Cup (Grade 1)

 

Having watched the race, Choc

heads back to the Weighing Room

 

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Race 4:

Cheltenham Gold Cup (Grade 1)

 

Ditto

 

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Race 4:

Cheltenham Gold Cup (Grade 1)

 

Silviniaco Conti (Noel Fehily)

returns having finished 4th

 

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Race 4:

Cheltenham Gold Cup (Grade 1)

 

Iím sure this one must be

worthy of an amusing caption ...

Triolo DíAlene (left) and Bobs Worth (right)

 

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Race 4:

Cheltenham Gold Cup (Grade 1)

 

The Giant Bolster (Tom Scudamore) is

placed in the feature race yet again;

3rd this year (best of the British)

 

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Race 4:

Cheltenham Gold Cup (Grade 1)

 

The runner-up, the Willie Mullins-trained

On His Own ridden by David Casey

 

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Race 4:

Cheltenham Gold Cup (Grade 1)

 

And the winner is ... Lord Windermere

trained by Jim Culloty and

ridden by Davy Russell

 

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