Hayley Turner was in the winner's enclosure at Wolverhampton on her fourth ride back since a fall at Doncaster in September.
Sire De Grugy ran out a convincing winner of the BetVictor Tingle Creek Chase at Sandown for Jamie and Gary Moore.
Chance Du Roy led home a Value Bet one-two in the Betfred Becher Chase at Aintree.
Hinterland burst some big reputations when winning the Racing Post Henry VIII Novices' Chase at Sandown.
Sam Twiston-Davies' successful association with Paul Nicholls continued as Unioniste struck at Aintree.
Flemenstar has been ruled out of Sunday's John Durkan Memorial Chase at Punchestown.
Paul Nicholls, successful earlier with Unioniste, completed an Aintree double courtesy of Rebel Rebellion's game success.
Faugheen's unbeaten record remained intact after he continued his education with a stylish success at Navan.
Vautour is 25/1 with the sponsors for the Sky Bet Supreme Novices' Hurdle following an impressive win at Navan.
George Charlton is hoping his stable star Knockara Beau can gain a deserved first success at Cheltenham on Friday.