Lizzie Kelly turns nightmare into dream Cheltenham ride on Coo Star Sivola

• Lizzie Kelly’s nerveless ride lands Ultima Handicap Chase at 5-1
• Jockey lasted only two fences in last year’s Cheltenham Gold Cup

There can be few public embarrassments to match being dumped on the turf in front of the Cheltenham grandstands after jumping only two fences in a Gold Cup and few better ripostes than a winner on your next afternoon at the Festival.

“After last year, I made my peace with never being a Cheltenham Festival winner,” Lizzie Kelly said after winning the Ultima Handicap Chase on Coo Star Sivola. “And now I am.”

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