BetVictor Queen Mother Champion Chase (Grade 1) 2m

  • (5yo+, 2m, Class 1, 11 runners)
  • Winner £199,325 2nd £74,795 3rd £37,450 4th £18,655 5th £9,380 6th £4,690
  • Going: Good (Good to Soft in places; Cross Country: Good to Soft, Soft in places)
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 3m 48.90s
  • Off time: 15:20:17

Full Result

15:20 Cheltenham
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 7 Sire De Grugy (FR) G L Moore 8 11-10 J E Moore 11/4f
SP 11/4f Held up in mid-division, headway 4 out, challenged 2 out, led before last, ridden and stayed on strongly flat opened 3/1 £15000-£5000 £30000-£10000 £32000-£8000 £12000-£4000 £11000-£4000(x2) £1500-£500(x3) £3000-£1000 £1100-£400 £900-£300
2nd 6 9 Somersby (IRE) M R Channon 10 11-10 p D Elsworth 14/1
SP 14/1 Prominent, led 4th, headed next, led again before 6th until after 4 out, led before 2 out, headed approaching last, stayed on same pace, no impression on winner flat
3rd nk 6 Module (FR) T R George 7 11-10 P J Brennan 20/1
SP 20/1 In touch in mid-division, ridden after 9th, not fluent and outpaced 3 out, stayed on from last, closing towards finish, just failed to get 2nd, no impression on winner
4th 8 Sizing Europe (IRE) H De Bromhead 12 11-10 p1 A E Lynch 11/1
SP 11/1 Prominent, challenged 3 out, ridden and every chance next, no extra final 100 yards
5th 11 Wishfull Thinking P J Hobbs 11 11-10 t R Johnson 18/1
SP 18/1 Held up towards rear, mistake 9th, 6th and not on terms 2 out, stayed on, never involved opened 20/1 touched 16/1
6th 10 Special Tiara H De Bromhead 7 11-10 D N Russell 16/1
SP 16/1 Led, hit 3rd, blundered and headed next, led 5th until before next, led after 4 out until before 2 out, soon beaten, weakened flat opened 14/1 touched 18/1
7th 29 5 Kid Cassidy (IRE) N J Henderson 8 11-10 A P McCoy 10/1
SP 10/1 Not fluent, held up in rear, hampered 4 out, well beaten 3 out £20000-£2000
PU 1 Arvika Ligeonniere (FR) W P Mullins 9 11-10 R Walsh 8/1
SP 8/1 Prominent, led approaching 6th, mistake 8th, soon headed, weakened before 3 out, pulled up before 2 out opened 9/1 £3600-£400
PU 3 Captain Conan (FR) N J Henderson 7 11-10 B J Geraghty 7/2
SP 7/2 Towards rear, not fluent 1st, soon not going well, pulled up before 7th £4000-£1000 £1400-£400(x2)
F 2 Baily Green (IRE) M F Morris 8 11-10 D J Casey 14/1
SP 14/1 Held up in touch in mid-division, mistake 3rd, headway when not fluent 8th, tracking leaders and going ok when fell 4 out opened 12/1 touched 16/1
UR 4 Hinterland (FR) P F Nicholls 6 11-10 N Fehily 11/1
SP 11/1 Held up towards rear, not fluent 3rd, 7th when hampered and unseated rider 4 out £11000-£1000

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £3.50 Tote Place £1.70 £3.90 £5.60 Straight Forecast £40.57 Exacta £45.40 Trifecta £786.40 Swingers 1&2 £7.90, 2&3 £20.50, 1&3 £11.10

Jackpot £161,705.02 carried forward to Cheltenham, 13th Mar
Placepot £193.20, Pool: £1219633.1, 4607.3 winning tickets
Quadpot £56.20, Pool: £36117.49, 475.42 winning tickets