At Fairyhouse, Niche Market took The Powers Whiskey Irish Grand National at 33/1. Church Island came in second at 50/1, the same price as A New Story, who came in third. The Top weight Wichita Lineman fell early on, while 8/1 starting favourite Rare Bob finished in fourth. Willie Mullins and Ruby Walsh had a dream start, with the victory of Serpentaria in the Keelings Irish Strawberry Hurdle. Meanwhile in Cork, Surrey Spinner has won the Newmarket Handicap at 20/1. Greenfield Noel claimed the Sires Hunters Chase at 4/1. Money Belt took the Handicap chase at 10/1.