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NICKY Henderson is favouring another crack at Sandown's bet365 Celebration Chase for Altior following his Queen Mother Champion Chase victory at Cheltenham on Wednesday.
ON a dramatic second day at the Cheltenham Festival, Nicky Henderson's Altior showed the heart and class of a champion to extend his unbeaten record over jumps to 13 in the Betway Queen Mother Champion Chase.
ALTIOR galloped from the huge shadow cast by iconic stablemate Sprinter Sacre as he left his rivals toiling in the Betway Queen Mother Champion Chase.
ALTIOR landed a superb victory in the Betway Queen Mother Champion Chase on the second day of the 2018 Cheltenham Festival.
For much of the way it seemed as though his setbacks might be catching up with him and Altior looked in serious trouble rounding the home turn, but once straightened up, he displayed a scorching turn of pace to run down Min and ultimately win by an emphatic seven lengths.
NICKY Henderson reflected on an "electric" performance after Altior turned on the turbo to claim victory in the Betway Queen Mother Champion Chase at Cheltenham The eight-year-old was imperious during a six-race novice campaign over fences last season, claiming his second Festival success in the Arkle having won the Supreme Novices' Hurdle the year before.
30) is the forgotten horse in the Champion Chase but he can upset big guns Altior and Douvan.
CONTENDERS DOUVAN MIN IF ALTIOR has been the Champion Chase's pantomime horse, Douvan has been doing the hokey-cokey.
A last-minute scare has thrown a spanner in the works but with a little bit of luck Altior can still confirm he is the dominant force over two miles in the Betway Queen Mother Champion Chase, the feature race on the second afternoon of the Cheltenham Festival.
Altior will run in Wednesday's Betway Queen Mother Champion Chase at theCheltenham Festival, trainer Nicky Henderson has confirmed
WEDNESDAY ALTIOR is expected to defend his unbeaten record over obstacles in the Betway Queen Mother Champion Chase (3.
Henderson, who will also saddle hotpots Buveur D'Air in the Champion Hurdle and Altior in the Queen Mother Champion Chase, said: "The ground is my biggest fear and Might Bite (right) has the hardest task of the three.