As the Cheltenham Gold Cup 2010 contest draws nearer, here’s your at-a-glance guide to the two most talked-about contenders:

Denman and Kauto Star

KAUTO STAR VS DENMAN

Clive Smith OWNER Paul Barber/Maggie Findlay

Ruby Walsh JOCKEY Tony McCoy

Paul Nicholls TRAINER Paul Nicholls

Nick Child GROOM Lucinda Gould

France BORN Ireland

10 AGE 10

16.3hh HEIGHT 17hh

Bay COLOUR Chestnut

400,000 euros BOUGHT FOR £82,000

33 STARTS 19

20 WINS 14

 

2 CHELTENHAM GOLD CUP WINS 1

60.6% WINNING PERCENTAGE 73.7%

13 GRADE ONE WINS 4

£2,012,654 PRIZE MONEY WON £904,074

 

 

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