Cheltenham Tips

Cheltenham Festival Results Day 4: Galopin Des Champs wins Gold Cup

  • Editor
  • 3:00 min read
Cheltenham Festival Action
Were you among the winners on the final day of the 2023 Cheltenham Festival?

For one final time this year, get all the results and prices, plus details of any significant in-running highs and lows, from Day 4 of the Cheltenham Festival...

  • Favourite Galopin Des Champs wins 2023 Gold Cup

  • Nicholls' Stay Away Fay touched 41/1 in AB win

  • Tony Calvin tips 50/1 winner in County Hurdle

  • Premier Magic wins Hunters' Chase, backed at 800.0799/1 in-running

Great start for punters as Lossiemouth leads home a Willie Mullins 1-2-3-4

13:30 - Triumph Hurdle (3 places)

1. Lossiemouth - 11/8F
2. Gala Marceau - 10/3
3. Zenta - 12/1

BSP of Winner: 2.52

Ante-post high of Winner: 17.5

In-running Highlights: The winner, Lossiemouth, was never matched higher than 3.185/40 either before the race or in-running as she easily beat stablemates Gala Marceau and Zenta into second and third. Zenta did hit a low of 2.226/5 as she loomed up before the last, but she was soon put in her place by the impressive winner.

Tony Calvin strikes with 50/1 Best Bet of the Day

14:10 - Country Hurdle (6 places)

1. Faivoir - 33/1
2. Pied Piper - 12/1
3. Filey Bay - 6/1
4. Sharjah - 10/1
5. Ballyadam - 12/1
6. Highway One O Two - 80/1

BSP of Winner: 61.1

Ante-post high of Winner: 95.094/1

In-running Highlights: The winner, Faivoir, and put up by our top tipster Tony Calvin at 50/1, hit a high of 95.094/1 in-running. The second, Pied Piper hit a low of 1.330/100 as he went neck and neck to the line with the winner. The fifth, Ballyadam, travelled really well into the race and hit a low of 2.3411/8 in-running before fading after the last.

Paul Nicholls' Stay Away Fay wins after trading at 41/1 in-running

14:50 - Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle (4 places)

1. Stay Away Fay 18/1
2. Affordable Fury 150/1
3. Sandor Clegane 28/1
4. Letsbeclearaboutit 16/1

BSP of Winner: 21.0

Ante-post high of Winner: 170.0169/1

In-running Highlights: Betfair Ambassador Paul Nicholls was celebrating his second Grade 1 winner of the Festival after Stay Away Fay touched 42.041/1 in-running before holding off Affordable Fury. The favourite Corbett's Cross went off at 3.55/2 but crashed at the last.

Galopin beats Bravemansgame in Gold Cup duel

15:30 - Cheltenham Gold Cup (3 places)

1. Galopin Des Champs 7/5F
2. Bravemansgame 6/1
3. Conflated 22/1

BSP of Winner: 2.58

Ante-post high of Winner: 8.07/1

In-running Highlights: The favourite Galopin Des Champs traded no higher than 4.67/2 in-running before winning the Gold Cup despite a brilliant effort from Paul Nicholls' Bravemansgame who shortened to 3.185/40 in-running. The victory made it three Gold Cups for Willie Mullins after his horse was ridden to victory by Paul Townend. Conflated finished third while last year's winner A Plus Tard was pulled-up after being hampered by faller Ahoy Senor.

Magic result for 999/1 ante-post backers

16:10 - Hunters' Chase (4 places)

1. Premier Magic - 66/1
2. Its On The Line - 28/1
3. Shantou Flyer - 50/1
4. Rockys Howya - 11/1

BSP of Winner: 110.0

Ante-post high of Winner: 100.099/1

In-running Highlights: The winner, Premier Magic, hit a high of 800.0799/1 in-running, the beaten favourite Vaucelet his a low of 2.3411/8 while front-runner Rocky Howya, who faded after the last, hit a lof of 2.26/5.

Impervious battles back to win Mares' Chase

16:50 - Mares' Chase (3 places)

1. Impervious - 15/8
2. Allegorie De Vassy - 13/8F
3. Pink Legend - 33/1

BSP of Winner: 3.05

Ante-post high of Winner: 20.019/1

In-running Highlights: The winner, Impervious, hit a high of 8.07/1 in-running. The runner-up, Allegorie De Vassy, hit a low of 1.331/3 as he jumped to the front at the last before being caught by the re-rallying winner.

Iroko hits 400.0399/1 in-play to win the Martin Pipe

17:30 - Martin Pipe Handicap Hurdle (5 places)

1. Iroko - 6/1
2. No Ordinary Joe - 14/1
3. Buddy One - 35/1
4. Might I - 13/2
5. Imagine - 11/2

BSP of Winner: 9.22

Ante-post high of Winner: 24.023/1

In-running Highlights: Iroko came home to take the race very late on, hitting 400.0399/1 in-play, to deny No Ordinary Joe at 1.121/8 in-running on the Betfair Exchange in a JP McManus 1-2. Third-placed Buddy One also went odds-on in the run, touching 1.53.


New customers only. Bet £10 on the Betfair Sportsbook at odds of min EVS (2.0) and receive £40 in FREE Bet Builders, Accumulators or Multiples to use on any sport. T&Cs apply.

Prices quoted in copy are correct at time of publication but liable to change.