Denman, 3-1 favourite for the SunAlliance, was entered by Paul Nicholls for Bangor's JPCS
Novices' Hurdle over three miles along with Saturday's River Don winner Neptune Collonges.
Severn Air had underfoot conditions to her liking in the JPCS
Mares' Only `National Hunt' Novices' Hurdle and she put her best foot forward to open her account in the hands of Robert Thornton.
Venetia Williams is heading for her best season (74) in terms of winners, having taken her score to 69 in double style, with Kock De La Vesvre, who was ridden by Richard Johnson, and Ask Me What who took the JPCS
Mares' Only 'National Hunt' Novices Hurdle in the hands of Brian Crowley.
Among the other six races on the day are the Wrexham & North Wales LVA Beginners' Steeple Chase and the JPCS
Mares' Only `National Hunt' Novice' Hurdle Race
It would be wrong to desert her just yet and she carries the nap vote in the JPCS
National Hunt Mares Only Novices Hurdle.
It is so low that a pensioner cannot even pay a nominal monthly electricity bill with the pension granted to him," said JPCS