For the third straight time, they made it past their first four opponents with few serious scares. And for the third straight time, Justine Henin emerged victorious.
In front of a packed crowd on Tuesday night, the world No.1 continued to shut Serena Williams out of Grand Slam contention, capturing a tight first set and then cruising through the second set for a 76(3) 61 victory.
photo Cheltenham jockey club
photo Cheltenham Racecourse
Racing Post Arkle Challenge Trophy Novices' Chase (Grade 1) (Class 1)
T: W P MullinsJ: R Walsh
T: N J HendersonJ: Nico de Boinville
T: H de BromheadJ: D N Russell
Sky Bet Supreme Novices' Hurdle (Grade 1) (Class 1)
T: T R GeorgeJ: N D Fehily
T: Miss Amy MurphyJ: Jack Quinlan
T: G ElliottJ: J W Kennedy
Slovakian alpine skier narrowly beats Millie Knight to capture gold photo Getty Images