Queen Mother Champion Chase

Grade – 1
Course – Cheltenham (Old Course)
Race Type – Steeplechase
Distance – 2 Miles (16 Furlongs)
Ages – 5yo +
Weights – 11st 10lb, 7lb allowance for mares
Sponsor – Betway

Grade 1

Recent Form and Trends

Trends

Age – 10 of the last 12 winners were aged between 7 and 10
Price – 5 of the last 12 favorites won, 9/12 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 9/12 winners won on their previous run before Cheltenham, 11/12 winners ran within the last 53 days
7/12 winners ran in the Clarence House Chase (Ascot) on their last run, 5 of the 7 won, 1 placed
Previous Course Form – 11/12 winners had a previous run at Cheltenham, 7/12 winners had a previous win at Cheltenham
Previous Distance Form – 10 of the last 12 winners had at least 9 previous runs over 15-17 furlongs, 10/12 winners had at least 6 wins over 15-17 furlongs
Previous Chase Form – 12/12 winners had at least 7 chase runs, 11/12 winners had at least 5 chase wins
Rating – 10/12 winners were rated 164 or higher
Grade 1 Wins – 11/12 winners had at least 1 grade 1 win
Grade 2 Wins – 12/12 winners had at least 1 grade 2 win
Season Form – 11/12 winners had at least 2 runs that season, 11/12 winners had at least 1 win that season

Future Form

Trends

Next Run – 8 of the last 12 winners won on their next run after Cheltenham, 12/12 finished in the top 2 on their next run
3/12 winners ran next in the Melling Chase (Aintree), 2 of the 3 won, 1 placed
5/12 winners ran next in the Celebration Chase (Sandown), 4 of the 5 won, 1 placed
2/12 winners ran next in the Champion Chase (Punchestown), 1 of the 2 won, 1 placed
Next Cheltenham Festival Run – 8/12 winners ran in the Queen Mother Champion Chase again at the Cheltenham Festival, 2 of the 8 won, 2 placed