The Chase fans shocked by contestant’s major blunder after scoring HUGE cash builder

The Chase viewers were left stunned tonight after a strong contestant failed to get through to the Final Chase – despite scoring £9,000 in the cash builder.

Detective Sergeant Fiona managed to answer nine questions correctly and went up against Anne Hegerty, aka The Governess.

However after facing a number of difficult questions and only being able to answer two correctly, she ended up being booted out of the ITV competition early.

And shocked viewers flocked to Twitter .

One tweeted: "Well I wasnt expecting that!! #thechase."

The Chase fans shocked by contestant's major blunder after scoring HUGE cash builder

Detective sergeant Fiona managed to answer nine questions correctly
(Image: ITV)

The Chase fans shocked by contestant's major blunder after scoring HUGE cash builder

But some difficult questions stopped her from going through to the Final Chase
(Image: ITV)

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While another commented: "Oh dear, what a shame after a great cash builder #thechase."

A third remarked: "Oh noooooooo that’s such a shame,Fiona got a lot of hard questions and wasn’t lucky with her guesses. I had such high hopes for her too after we were spoilt yesterday with a winning formula. #TheChase."

The Chase fans shocked by contestant's major blunder after scoring HUGE cash builder

She was only able to answer two questions correctly before being caught
(Image: ITV)

"Gutted Fiona got caught tbh #TheChase," another wrote.

This comes a day after two The Chase contestants made history by consecutively getting £10,000 in the cash builder."

The pair were joined by another player and the trio went on to win £25,000 between them.

*The Chase airs weekdays at 5pm on ITV

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