Tiger Roll returned with a roar at the Cheltenham Festival on Wednesday afternoon to secure his fifth win at Prestbury Park – and third in the Cross Country.
Rachael Blackmore, meanwhile, had a very in-and-out day as she landed wins aboard Bob Olinger and Sir Gerhard.
Put The Kettle On followed up her Arkle victory twelve months ago by beating hot favourite Chacun Pour Soi in the Champion Chase under Aidan Coleman.
There was joy for Willie Mullins, Rich Ricci and Paul Townend on the day, however, as Monkfish expectedly saw off all comers in the Brown Advisory.
Sky Pirate recorded Britain’s only heroics on the day when he edged out Entoucas in the Grand Annual, and Heaven Help Us sprung a 33-1 surprise in the Coral Cup.