Jonjo O'Neill delight as Synchronized wins Cheltenham Gold Cup

Mar 16, 2012, 03:42 PM

There was no fairy tale for Kauto Star, with the two-time Gold Cup winner pulling up early on in the race.

Jonjo O'Neill's Synchronized capitalised on the opportunity and held off the challenge of 50/1 outsider The Giant Bolster and Long Run, thanks to a majestic ride by AP McCoy.

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