P551 Teletext 551 Dec11 23:12:14       ——————————————————————————————  CRASHING FALL  Monkerhostin won the bonusprint.com Gold Cup at Cheltenham today, but looked lucky to do so. He was a length and a half down when Our Vic took a crashing fall at the last, and Richard Johnson on the winner was fortunate not to be unseated. The incident left the Philip Hobbs- trained Monkerhostin to come home seven lengths clear of Thisthatandtother with Europa third. ——————————————————————————————————1/4—— Latest results index - 560 p689's GAMBLE O'SEASON @ Musselburgh 33/1 Winner p689/3 No Longcall p689 Next Crow Titan Bookies
P551 Teletext 551 Dec11 23:14:02       ——————————————————————————————  WOULD HAVE WON - JOHNSON  Richard Johnson felt he would have won the bonusprint.com Gold Cup aboard Monkerhostin even if Our Vic had not fallen at the last. He said: "I would been gutted if Timmy's mount had of brought us down as I think we had his measure anyway. I didn't want to get to the front too soon on him. "He's been described as a rogue but he just needs things to go his way." ——————————————————————————————————2/4—— Read how they raced - 559 33/1 Winner p689/3 Huge Bet 15Secs Next Crow Titan Bookies
P551 Teletext 551 Dec11 23:11:41       ——————————————————————————————  DELIGHTED  According to trainer Paul Nicholls Thisthatandtother's "jumping let him down and a mistake at the ditch cost him any chance". Jason Maguire, who rode neck third Europa, said: "At the top of the hill a horse fell and cost us a two lengths and second place. "I had to get after him after that. I could not quite catch them but I am still delighted with the run." ——————————————————————————————————3/4—— Latest news from the gallops - 588 p689's GAMBLE O'SEASON @ Musselburgh 33/1 Winner p689/3 No Longcall p689 Next Crow Titan Bookies
P551 Teletext 551 Dec11 23:18:22       ——————————————————————————————  JOHNSON RELIEVED  Owner David Johnson was a relieved man to see his Our Vic stand up after being winded by a fall at the last. "The biggest cheer of the day was when he got back up," he said. "The vets gave him oxygen and said he was winded. I don't know if the crowd unsettled him but (immy (Murphy) said Our Vic jumped the last OK but just went." Massac was killed when falling at the fourth, bringing down Redemption. ——————————————————————————————————4/4—— Latest results index - 560 33/1 Winner p689/3 Huge Bet 15Secs Next Crow Titan Bookies