When is the Paddy Power Gold Cup 2023? Cheltenham date, start time, runners and betting

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Ga Law beats French Dynamite in the Paddy Power Gold Cup 2022


The Paddy Power Gold Cup is the feature race at Cheltenham’s November Meeting. That’s right folks, our fearless leader’s put his name to one of the season’s biggest contests once again!

A Premier Handicap worth a cool £160,000, the Paddy Power Gold Cup is run over 2m4½f on the Old Course at the home of National Hunt racing in Britain and a whole host of talented jumpers including Cheltenham Festival winners Stage Star and The Real Whacker are set to take their chance.

Last year’s renewal was a thriller as Ga Law chinned French Dynamite to land the top prize of £90,032 and the pair went on to finish fifth and fourth respectively in the subsequent Ryanair Chase at the Cheltenham Festival.

You can run the rule over our Paddy Power Gold Cup odds on the Paddy Power website and Paddy Power app, otherwise all the key details about this year’s renewal can be found below.

Paddy Power Gold Cup 2023 date and start time

The Paddy Power Gold Cup is set to take place at Cheltenham on Saturday, November 18. The post time is set for 14:20. You can watch the race live on the Paddy Power website and Paddy Power app or on ITV.

Paddy Power Gold Cup 2023 runners and riders

The Real Whacker (Sam Twiston-Davies)
Stage Star (Harry Cobden)
Fugitif (Gavin Sheehan)
Authorized Art (TBC)
Notlongtillmay (Adam Wedge)
Final Orders (Danny Gilligan)
Unexpected Party (Harry Skelton)
Il Ridoto (Freddie Gingell)
Whistleinthedark (Kevin Brogan)
Angels Breath (Jonathan Burke)
Black Gerry (Jamie Moore)
Easy As That (Charlie Deutsch)
Torn And Frayed (Tom Bellamy)
Harper’s Brook (Kielan Woods)

Stage Star

Paddy Power Gold Cup 2023 betting

Paddy Power Gold Cup odds are on paddypower.com and prices for the leading contenders can be seen on our snazzy widgets below.

Stage Star is the favourite with Paddy Power for the Paddy Power Gold Cup after landing the Turners Novices’ Chase at last season’s Cheltenham Festival.

Unexpected Party is next in our betting after the second-season novice got the better of subsequent Rising Stars winner Knappers Hill on seasonal reappearance last month.

The Real Whacker is also prominent in our market as last season’s Paddy Power Novices’ Chase and Brown Advisory Novices’ Chase winner prepares to return to the track.

*All prices are bang up to date with our snazzy widgets, while odds in copy are accurate at time of publishing but subject to change

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