Zurigha comprehensively justified 10-11 favouritism in the feature Betfred Mobile Lotto Snowdrop Fillies' Stakes at Kempton Park.
Fourth in the French 1000 Guineas last season, the Richard Hannon-trained filly was guided to victory by Ryan Moore from off a languid pace through the early stages of the Listed contest.
Toner D'Oudairies bids to give Gordon Elliott back-to-back wins in the Imperial Call Chase at Cork on Sunday.
The Grand National-winning trainer landed the Grade Three event 12 months ago through Roi Du Mee, who ran in the same Gigginstown House Stud colours.
Connections of LOVING SPIRIT (Kempton, nap, 3.30) will be hoping it is a case of third time lucky for their charge in Saturday’s running of the London Mile Qualifier.
The curtain falls on the National Hunt season in style again this year with the 5-day Punchestown Festival in Ireland and GG.COM is pleased that the Festival’s Day 1 sponsor, Boylesports, has also agreed to sponsor our Punchestown Pontoon Challenge.