URGENT ¥¥¥ Racing: Bobs Worth wins Gold Cup

Favourite Bobs Worth won the Cheltenham Gold Cup on Friday.

Bobs Worth, ridden by Barry Geraghty and trained by Nicky Henderson, beat home Irish challenger Sir Des Champs while 2011 champion Long Run had to settle for third for the second successive year in the race considered the blue riband of jumps racing.