Cheltenham Festival results: Day three

Tony McCoy finally claimed his first win of the festival partnering Taquin Du Seuil to victory in the JLT Novices’ Chase, the opening event on the third day of the 2014 meeting.

The Gelding came good after the last to deny then leader Uxizandre owned by JP McManus.

Here is the full list of results:

JLT Novices’ Chase

1 Taquin Du Seuil
2 Uxizandre
3 Double Ross
4 Felix Yonger
5 Wonderful Charm
12 ran

A photo finish decided the Pertemps Network Final in exciting fashion. Fingal Bay was deemed to have edged it ahead of Southfield Theatre

Pertemps Network Final

1 Fingal Bay
2 Southfield Theatre
3 Pineau De Re
4 Trustan Times
5 Jetson
23 ran

Dynaste showed a great turn of foot to win the Ryanair Chase, showing why he was favourite

Ryanair Chase

1 Dynaste
2 Hidden Cyclone
3 Rajdhani Express
4 Hunt Ball
5 Al Ferof
11 ran

Gold Cup

1 More Of That
2 Annie Power
3 At Fishers Cross
4 Zarkandar
5 Big Buck’s
10 ran