Trip To Paris Wins Gold Cup at Ascot

Trip To Paris, ridden by Grand National-winning jockey Graham Lee, landed the Gold Cup at Royal Ascot. The 12-1 shot, trained by Ed Dunlop, held off Ryan Moore on Kingfisher, with favorite Forgotten Rules in third. It was Lee's first winner at the Royal meeting - the Flat racing prize coming 11 years after victory in jump racing's famous contest on Amberleigh House. Dunlop, emulating his father John by winning the Gold Cup. indicated the long-term plan for Trip To Paris could be a trip to Australia for the Melbourne Cup in November.



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