Long Run wins King George VI Chase by a neck

Updated: December 26, 2012, 12:04 PM ET
Associated Press

KEMPTON, England -- Long Run regained his crown in the King George VI Chase after beating Captain Chris by a neck at Kempton Park on Wednesday.

Two years after his last victory, amateur jockey Sam Waley-Cohen rode 15-8 favorite Long Run to the win after holding off Captain Chris' late challenge.

Long Run is owned by Waley-Cohen's father, Robert.

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