Cheltenham - At The Races

15:30 Cheltenham 14 Mar 2018

Betway Queen Mother Champion Chase (Grade 1) (Class 1) (5YO plus)

Winner £227,800 - 9 ran

4

1m 7f 199y

Soft (Heavy in places)

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Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Black, dark green and grey striped sleeves (Mrs Patricia Pugh)

1. Altior (IRE)

mid-division, went 4th at the 7th, niggled along before 3 out, not much room and switched right before 2 out, soon close up and challenging, led soon after last, stayed on strongly to draw clear final 130 yards, impressive

Evens Fav 8 11-10 170 WS2 Nico de BoinvilleN J Henderson
2 7
Pink, light green spots, pink sleeves, light green cap (Mrs S Ricci)

6. Min (FR)

held up towards rear, headway after 9th, hampered 4 out, going well from 3 out until led 2 out, headed soon after last, no impression on winner final 130 yards

5/2 2Fav 7 11-10 167 P TownendW P Mullins
3 11
Light blue, royal blue star, white and royal blue check sleeves and cap (Crossed Fingers Partnership)

5. God's Own (IRE)

held up in rear, not fluent 4th, headway 9th, challenged after 4 out, led off last bend, mistake and headed 2 out, 4th and beaten when jumped right last, went 3rd final 100 yards

40/1 10 11-10 158 P J BrennanT R George
4 5
Yellow, red star, yellow sleeves, white armlets, yellow cap, red star (Mr J Hales)

8. Politologue (FR)

mid-division, headway 6th, hampered 4 out, soon led, ridden and headed before 2 out, beaten in 3rd last, faded into 4th final 100 yards

12/1 7 11-10 163 Sam Twiston-DaviesP F Nicholls
5 12
Maroon and white stripes, maroon cap, white hoop (C Jones)

7. Ordinary World (IRE)

held up in rear, hampered 6th, behind 8th, headway on outside before 3 out, 5th and well in touch when jumped right 2 out, weakened last

40/1 8 11-10 157 D N RussellH de Bromhead
PU
Dark blue, pink hoops, chevrons on sleeves, dark blue cap (Mr Ashley Head)

2. Ar Mad (FR)

jumped right, pressed leader until 3rd, lost 2nd 5th, lost place 7th, well behind after 9th, pulled up after 4 out

50/1 8 11-10 p1 159 Joshua MooreG L Moore
F
Dark blue and yellow (halved), dark blue sleeves, yellow cap (Mrs Julie Martin And David R Martin)

3. Charbel (IRE)

chased leaders, lost place after 5th, fell next

28/1 7 11-10 p 156 David BassK C Bailey
F
Pink, light green spots, pink sleeves and cap (Mrs S Ricci)

4. Douvan (FR)

tracked leaders, went 2nd 5th, led 7th, travelling strongly when fell 4 out

9/2 8 11-10 170 Mr P W MullinsW P Mullins
PU
Royal blue, white stars, red and white striped sleeves, white cap, royal blue stars (Mrs S Rowley-Williams)

9. Special Tiara

set good gallop, clear 4th until got in very tight at the 5th, headed 7th, left in lead 4 out, soon headed, slow and lost place 3 out, weakened after, pulled up before 2 out

25/1 11 11-10 163 N D FehilyH de Bromhead
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Off Time: 15:30:46

Winning Time: 4m 7.20s

Last Updated: 3 Jul 2018 10:20:30

Pos Date Race Details Result SP Age/Wgt Jockey OR Video
1

mid-division, went 4th at the 7th, niggled along before 3 out, not much room and switched right before 2 out, soon close up and challenging, led soon after last, stayed on strongly to draw clear final 130 yards, impressive

Evens Fav 8 11-10 Nico de Boinville 170
Won/6 28 Apr 2018 San 15½F GS  Cl1 ChGd1 £74,035 (J) bt San Benedeto ()   2/11 Fav 811-7 Nico de Boinville 175
2 7

held up towards rear, headway after 9th, hampered 4 out, going well from 3 out until led 2 out, headed soon after last, no impression on winner final 130 yards

5/2 2Fav 7 11-10 P Townend 167
2/6 13 Apr 2018 Ain 20F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 £140,325 (J) to Politologue (nk)   11/10 Fav 711-7 P Townend 168
4/9 24 Apr 2018 Pun 16F Y/Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 €162,250 (J) to Un De Sceaux (14¼)   3/1 2Fav 711-12 D J Mullins 167
3 11

held up in rear, not fluent 4th, headway 9th, challenged after 4 out, led off last bend, mistake and headed 2 out, 4th and beaten when jumped right last, went 3rd final 100 yards

40/1 10 11-10 P J Brennan 158
3/6 28 Apr 2018 San 15½F GS  Cl1 ChGd1 £74,035 (J) to Altior (7)   11/1 1011-7 P J Brennan 158
4 5

mid-division, headway 6th, hampered 4 out, soon led, ridden and headed before 2 out, beaten in 3rd last, faded into 4th final 100 yards

12/1 7 11-10 Sam Twiston-Davies 163
Won/6 13 Apr 2018 Ain 20F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 £140,325 (J) bt Min (nk)   11/1 711-7 Sam Twiston-Davies 161
5 12

held up in rear, hampered 6th, behind 8th, headway on outside before 3 out, 5th and well in touch when jumped right 2 out, weakened last

40/1 8 11-10 D N Russell 157
7/9 24 Apr 2018 Pun 16F Y/Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 €162,250 (J) to Un De Sceaux (26)   16/1 811-12 D N Russell 154
PU

jumped right, pressed leader until 3rd, lost 2nd 5th, lost place 7th, well behind after 9th, pulled up after 4 out

50/1 8 11-10 p1 Joshua Moore 159
F/6 28 Apr 2018 San 15½F GS  Cl1 ChGd1 £74,035 (J) to Altior  16/1 811-7 Joshua Moore 156
F

chased leaders, lost place after 5th, fell next

28/1 7 11-10 p David Bass 156
3/7 10 Sep 2018 Per 20F Gd  Cl2 HcpCh £15,825 (J) to Hammersly Lake ()   5/2 2Fav 711-7 David Bass 154
F

tracked leaders, went 2nd 5th, led 7th, travelling strongly when fell 4 out

9/2 8 11-10 Mr P W Mullins 170
2/9 24 Apr 2018 Pun 16F Y/Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 €162,250 (J) to Un De Sceaux ()   4/5 Fav 811-12 P Townend 172
PU

set good gallop, clear 4th until got in very tight at the 5th, headed 7th, left in lead 4 out, soon headed, slow and lost place 3 out, weakened after, pulled up before 2 out

25/1 11 11-10 N D Fehily 163
4/6 28 Apr 2018 San 15½F GS  Cl1 ChGd1 £74,035 (J) to Altior (10¾)   12/1 1111-7 D A Jacob 158
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Off Time: 15:30:46

Winning Time: 4m 7.20s

Last Updated: 3 Jul 2018 10:20:30

Betting returns
Type Winnings
Betfair SP £2.16
Tote Win £1.80 (1)
Tote Place £1.10 (1) , £1.30 (6) , £4.20 (5)
Tote Swinger £8.90 (1, 5) , £1.10 (1, 6) , £11.00 (5, 6)
Tote Exacta £4.20 (1, 6)
Tote Trifecta £62.00 (1, 6, 5)
CSF £3.89 (1, 6)
Tricast £56.00 (1, 6, 5)
Previous Winners
Year Going Ran Winner Draw Age Weight OR Form Last run Trainer (Distance) Jockey SP Time
2017 Good to Soft 10 Special Tiara 10 11 10 - 23-6315 46 days H de Bromhead (110 miles) N Fehily 11/1 3:55.30
2016 Good 10 Sprinter Sacre 10 11 10 - P2P2-11 80 days N Henderson (51 miles) N De Boinville 5/1 3:49.10
2015 Good 9 Dodging Bullets 7 11 10 - 245-311 53 days P Nicholls (69 miles) S Twiston-Davies 9/2 3:53.30
2014 Good 11 Sire De Grugy 8 11 10 - 1-12111 53 days G L Moore (120 miles) Jamie Moore 11/4 3:48.90
2013 Good to Soft 7 Sprinter Sacre 7 11 10 - 1111-11 46 days N Henderson (51 miles) B J Geraghty 1/4 4:00.20
2012 Good 8 Finian's Rainbow 9 11 10 - 1121-12 53 days N Henderson (51 miles) B J Geraghty 4/1 3:52.10
2011 Good 11 Sizing Europe 9 11 10 - 113-223 45 days H de Bromhead (110 miles) A Lynch 10/1 3:54.90
2010 Good 9 Big Zeb 9 11 10 - F1-2141 45 days C A Murphy B J Geraghty 10/1 3:51.30
2009 Good to Soft 12 Master Minded 6 11 10 - 1112-11 53 days P Nicholls (69 miles) R Walsh 4/11 3:59.40
2008 Good to Soft 8 Master Minded 5 11 10 - 1F-2U11 33 days P Nicholls (69 miles) R Walsh 3/1 3:55.80