Cheltenham 15:30 Results
Wednesday, 14th March 2018
Betway Queen Mother Champion Chase (Grade 1)

1 - 1/1 8 11-10 Nico de Boinville
N J Henderson
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.
2 7 5/2 7 11-10 P Townend
W P Mullins
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.
3 11 40/1 10 11-10 P J Brennan
T R George
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.
4 5 12/1 7 11-10 Sam Twiston-Davies
P F Nicholls
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.
5 12 40/1 8 11-10 D N Russell
H de Bromhead
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.
- - 50/1 8 11-10 Joshua Moore
G L Moore
Jumped right, pressed leader until 3rd, lost 2nd 5th, lost place 7th, well behind after 9th, pulled up after 4 out.
- - 28/1 7 11-10 D Bass
K C Bailey
Chased leaders, lost place after 5th, fell next.
- - 9/2 8 11-10 Mr P W Mullins
W P Mullins
Tracked leaders, went 2nd 5th, led 7th, travelling strongly when fell 4 out.
- - 25/1 11 11-10 N D Fehily
H de Bromhead
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.