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
Won/4 08 Dec 2018 San 15½F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 £84,405 (J) bt Un De Sceaux (4)   8/13 Fav 811-7 Nico de Boinville 175
Won/5 27 Dec 2018 Kmp 16F GS  Cl1 ChGd2 £56,950 (J) bt Diego Du Charmil (19)   1/8 Fav 811-6 Nico de Boinville 175
Won/3 19 Jan 2019 Asc 17F GS  Cl1 ChGd1 £85,425 (J) bt Fox Norton (7)   1/10 Fav 911-7 Nico de Boinville 175
Won/9 13 Mar 2019 Che 16F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 £225,080 (J) bt Politologue ()   4/11 Fav 911-10 Nico de Boinville 175
Won/5 27 Apr 2019 San 15½F Gd  Cl1 ChGd1 £85,827 (J) bt Sceau Royal ()   1/6 Fav 911-7 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
Won/5 09 Dec 2018 Pun 20F Gd  Cl1 ChGd1 €50,151 (J) bt Shattered Love ()   Evens Fav 711-10 R Walsh 167
Won/5 02 Feb 2019 Leo 17F Gd/Y  Cl1 ChGd1 €73,750 (J) bt Ordinary World (6)   4/9 Fav 811-10 R Walsh 167
5/9 13 Mar 2019 Che 16F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 £225,080 (J) to Altior (11¼)   7/2 2Fav 811-10 R Walsh 167
Won/6 05 Apr 2019 Ain 20F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 £140,325 (J) bt Politologue (20)   2/1 Fav 811-7 R Walsh 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
Won/5 06 Nov 2018 Exe 17½F Gd  Cl1 HcpChGd2 £39,522 (J) bt Ozzie The Oscar (½)   7/2 1011-9 P J Brennan 156
2/9 09 Dec 2018 Hun 20F GS  Cl1 ChGd2 £37,018 (J) to Charbel (8)   6/1 2Fav 1011-6 P J Brennan 159
PU/9 13 Mar 2019 Che 16F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 £225,080 (J) to Altior  16/1 1111-10 P J Brennan 159
5/6 05 Apr 2019 Ain 20F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 £140,325 (J) to Min (51)   25/1 1111-7 P J Brennan 159
3/5 27 Apr 2019 San 15½F Gd  Cl1 ChGd1 £85,827 (J) to Altior ()   20/1 1111-7 P J Brennan 155
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
Won/6 24 Nov 2018 Asc 21F GS  Cl1 ChGd2 £39,865 (J) bt Charbel (½)   5/4 Fav 711-7 Sam Twiston-Davies 168
4/10 26 Dec 2018 Kmp 24F GS  Cl1 ChGd1 £142,375 (J) to Clan Des Obeaux (18)   5/1 711-10 Sam Twiston-Davies 168
4/6 16 Feb 2019 Asc 21F GS  Cl1 ChGd1 £85,425 (J) to Cyrname (20)   4/1 811-7 Sam Twiston-Davies 168
2/9 13 Mar 2019 Che 16F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 £225,080 (J) to Altior ()   11/1 811-10 H Cobden 166
2/6 05 Apr 2019 Ain 20F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 £140,325 (J) to Min (20)   5/2 811-7 H Cobden 166
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
4/7 06 Oct 2018 Gow 20F Gd  Cl1 ChGd2 €26,550 (J) to Woodland Opera (21)   13/2 811-3 B J Cooper 152
2/4 11 Nov 2018 Nav 16F Gd  Cl1 ChGd2 €26,550 (J) to Ballyoisin (23)   7/2 2Fav 811-4 B J Cooper 151
3/7 27 Dec 2018 Leo 17F Gd/Y  Cl1 ChGd1 €73,749 (J) to Simply Ned ()   25/1 811-12 Rachael Blackmore 150
2/5 02 Feb 2019 Leo 17F Gd/Y  Cl1 ChGd1 €73,750 (J) to Min (6)   12/1 911-10 Rachael Blackmore 152
8/9 13 Mar 2019 Che 16F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 £225,080 (J) to Altior (34)   33/1 911-10 Rachael Blackmore 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
Won/9 14 Oct 2018 Chp 19½F GS  Cl2 HcpCh £25,024 (J) bt Baron Alco (hd)   5/1 711-12 David Bass 154
2/6 24 Nov 2018 Asc 21F GS  Cl1 ChGd2 £39,865 (J) to Politologue (½)   5/2 2Fav 711-1 David Bass 159
Won/9 09 Dec 2018 Hun 20F GS  Cl1 ChGd2 £37,018 (J) bt God's Own (8)   13/8 Fav 711-0 N D Fehily 159
3/5 12 Jan 2019 Kmp 20½F Gd  Cl1 ChList £22,780 (J) to Top Notch ()   7/4 2Fav 811-6 Nico de Boinville 162
5/6 16 Feb 2019 Asc 21F GS  Cl1 ChGd1 £85,425 (J) to Cyrname (22)   25/1 811-7 David Bass 161
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
3/8 09 Dec 2018 Cor 16½F Sft  Cl1 ChGd2 €35,400 (J) to Castlegrace Paddy (21)   8/1 1111-4 B J Cooper 157
3/5 27 Dec 2018 Kmp 16F GS  Cl1 ChGd2 £56,950 (J) to Altior (24)   8/1 2Fav 1111-0 N D Fehily 155
PU/5 02 Feb 2019 Leo 17F Gd/Y  Cl1 ChGd1 €73,750 (J) to Min  14/1 1211-10 R M Power 152
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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 Winner Trainer Jockey Age/Wt SP
2017Special TiaraH de BromheadN D Fehily10 11-1011/1
2016Sprinter SacreN J HendersonNico de Boinville10 11-105/1
2015Dodging BulletsP F NichollsSam Twiston-Davies7 11-109/2
2014Sire De GrugyG L MooreJ E Moore8 11-1011/4f
2013Sprinter SacreN J HendersonB J Geraghty7 11-101/4f
2012Finian's RainbowN J HendersonB J Geraghty9 11-104/1
2011Sizing EuropeH De BromheadA E Lynch9 11-1010/1
2010 Big Zeb Colm A Murphy B J Geraghty 9 11-10 10/1
2008 Master Minded P Nicholls R Walsh 6 11-10 4/11f
2008 Master Minded P Nicholls R Walsh 5 11-10 3/1
2007 Voy Por Ustedes A King R Thornton 6 11-10 5-1
2006 Newmill J J Murphy A J McNamara 8 11-10 16-1
2005 Moscow Flyer Mrs J Harrington B Geraghty 11 11-10 6-4f
2004 Azertyuiop P F Nicholls R Walsh 7 11-10 15-8
2003 Moscow Flyer Mrs J Harrington B Geraghty 9 12-0 7-4f
2002 Flagship Uberalles P J Hobbs R Johnson 8 12-0 7-4f
2001 No Race
2000 Edredon Bleu Miss H C Knight A P McCoy 8 12-0 7-2
1999 Call Equiname P F Nicholls M Fitzgerald 9 12-0 7-2
1998 One Man G Richards B Harding 10 12-0 7-2
1997 Martha's Son Capt T Forster R Farrant 10 12-0 9-1