Michael O'Leary believes Don Poli will finish two furlongs behind Thistlecrack in the Gold Cup but prefers that to Aintree.
Acapella Bourgeois was allowed a long lead by his rivals and made the most of it to take Grade Two honours unchallenged.
Gordon Elliott completed a big-race double at Navan as Sutton Place claimed the Ladbrokes Ireland Boyne Hurdle.
Ball D'Arc came home with his head in his chest when landing the Flyingbolt Novice Chase at Navan.
Colin Tizzard is bracing himself for a "nervous" three weeks in the build-up the Cheltenham Festival.
News of the rest of the action from Navan where Poli Roi brought up a treble for Gordon Elliott in the concluding bumper.
Prolific juvenile Cliffs Of Dover has been ruled out for the rest of the season after suffering a setback.
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