Brilliant Altior keeps unbeaten record as Footpad suffers shock defeat

• Nicky Henderson runner gets ‘10’ rating from trainer
• Leopardstown loss for Altior’s main Cheltenham rival

Altior cruised to victory in the Unibet Desert Orchid Chase at Kempton Park to extend his unbeaten record over jumps to a remarkable 16 races.

After defeats for high-profile stablemates Buveur D’Air and Might Bite 24 hours earlier, trainer Nicky Henderson was able to breathe a huge sigh of relief, as the 1-8 favourite cantered around for a routine success.

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