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Sprinter Sacre enhances reputation at Cheltenham

Updated: March 13, 2013, 2:32 PM ET
Associated Press

CHELTENHAM, England -- Sprinter Sacre enhanced his reputation as one of Britain's top horses by winning the Queen Mother Champion Chase by 19 lengths at the Cheltenham Festival on Wednesday, securing his eighth victory in a row over fences.

Sent off as the 1-4 favorite, Sprinter Sacre overwhelmed a quality field in the marquee race of the festival's second day to earn his owners a winner's check of more than 200,000 pounds ($300,000).

"It does leave you speechless," trainer Nicky ...

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