Famous Horse Races

Queen Mother Champion Chase

Cheltenham Racecourse
A Brief History Of Queen Mother Champion Chase
The Queen Mother Champion Chase is a Grade 1 National Hunt chase for five-year-old and above horses run over a distance of 2 miles (3,219 metres) at Cheltenham Racecourse during the Cheltenham Festival in March. There are twelve fences to be jumped in the race.

The race was first run in 1959 as the Champion Chase. The Queen Mother's name was added to the title in 1980, the year of her 80th birthday as a mark of appreciation to Her Majesty for her unwavering support for the annual festival
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Master Minded
Voy Por Ustedes
Newmill
Moscow Flyer
Azertyuiop
Moscow Flyer
Flagship Uberalles

Edredon Bleu
Call Equiname
One Man
Martha's Son
Klairon Davis
Viking Flagship
Viking Flagship
Deep Sensation
Remittance Man
Katabatic
Barnbrook Again
Barnbrook Again
Pearlyman
Pearlyman
Buck House
Badsworth Boy
Badsworth Boy
Badsworth Boy
Rathgorman
Drumgora
Another Dolly *
Hilly Way
Hilly Way
Skymas
Skymas
Lough Inagh
Royal Relief
Inkslinger
Royal Relief
Crisp
Straight Fort
Muir
Drinny's Double
Drinny's Double
Flyingbolt
Dunkirk
Ben Stack
Sandy Abbot
Piperton
Fortria
Fortria
Quita Que
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Robert Thornton
Andrew McNamara
Barry Geraghty
Ruby Walsh
Barry Geraghty
Richard Johnson

Henrietta Knight
Mick Fitzgerald
Brian Harding
Rodney Farrant
Francis Woods
Charlie Swan
Adrian Maguire
Declan Murphy
Jamie Osbourne
Simon McNeill
Hywel Davies
Simon Sherwood
Tom Morgan
Peter Scudamore
Tommy Carmody
Robert Earnshaw
Robert Earnshaw
Robert Earnshaw
Kevin Whyte
Frank Berry
Sam Morshead
Mr Ted Walsh
Tommy Carmody
Mouse Morris
Mouse Morris
Sean Barker
Bill Smith
Tommy Carberry
Bill Smith
Paul Kelleway
Pat Taaffe
Ben Hannon
Frank Nash
Frank Nash
Pat Taaffe
Peter Cazalet
Pat Taaffe
Stan Mellor
Dave Dick
Pat Taaffe
Pat Taaffe
Bunny Cox
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Paul Nicholls
Alan King
John Joseph Murphy
Jessica Harrington
Paul Nicholls
Jessica Harrington
Philip Hobbs

Tony McCoy
Paul Nicholls
Gordon W. Richards
Tim Forster
Arthur Moore
David Nicholson
David Nicholson
Josh Gifford
Nicky Henderson
Andrew Turnell
David Elsworth
David Elsworth
John Edwards
John Edwards
Mouse Morris
Monica Dickinson
Michael Dickinson
Michael Dickinson
Michael Dickinson
Arthur Moore
Fred Rimell
Peter McCreery
Peter McCreery
Brian Lusk
Brian Lusk
Jim Dreaper
Edward Courage
Dan Moore
Edward Courage
Fred Winter
Tom Dreaper
Tom Dreaper
Bob Turnell
Bob Turnell
Tom Dreaper
Dave Dick
Tom Dreaper
George Owen
Archie Thomlinson
Tom Dreaper
Tom Dreaper
Dan Moore
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