Ireland-trained Sizing John wins Cheltenham Gold Cup

CHELTENHAM, England (AP) Sizing John, trained in Ireland by Jessica Harrington and ridden by Robbie Power, won the Cheltenham Gold Cup on Festival Friday.

The 7-1 chance won the marquee race on St. Patrick's Day ahead of Minella Rocco (18-1) and Native River (7-2).

Jumping efficiently, Power had Sizing John in a good position and won by two-and-three-quarter lengths.

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