Du Cochet - who beat Best Mate at Huntingdon earlier in the season - is 12-1 for the Gold Cup while Best Mate is best-priced at 4-5 to win the race for the third year running.
If the analog is a continuous wave form, the digital is a sampling of the analog over time," Jair
Du Cochet still impressed as he flew the last and stormed up the hill to score by 12 lengths from Rince Ri (14-1).
Ricou has had an up-and-down year on Jair
du Cochet, who was given too much ground to make up when second in last season's Sun Alliance and was pulled up in last month's King George - but when they click they are a formidable force.
In truth, Jair
Du Cochet's success herewas possibly aided by the fall of favourite Therealbandit, who was travelling strongly under Tony McCoy before making a mistake at the fourth-last fence and stumbling to the ground.
Graham Wylie has made a spectacular start as an owner but his audacious attempt to purchase Jair
du Cochet got no further than booking a jet for France before word filtered through that the horse was not for sale - at any price.
DU COCHET is set to go off a hot favourite for the Pertemps King George VI Chase at Kempton Park on Boxing Day.
Du Cochet can maintain the impressive record of French-trained horses by winning the Pertemps King George VI Chase (2.
BEST MATE'S eagerly-awaited reappearance at Huntingdon on Saturday proved to be an anti-climax as the dual Tote Cheltenham Gold Cup winner was brushed aside by French raider Jair
DU COCHET lowered Best Mate's colours in spectacular fashion in the Peterborough Chase at Huntingdon yesterday.
Visitors to Folkestone can see star French hurdler Jair
Du Cochet make his bow over fences in Britain.
, who switched from left to right wing, gained a total of 80 caps, the last of them at the age of 38, and scored 34 international goals.