Peter Naughton has a tip for Navan this weekend and also looks back on a couple of his Notebook runners in this week's update.
Birchdale makes his debut over fences in an intriguing four-runner Sky Sports Racing Novices Chase at Ascot on Friday.
Fran Berry joins Ben Linfoot and Matt Brocklebank to discuss this weekend's big talking points, including Altior v Cyrname and the Betfair Chase.
Mike Cattermole returns to talk Altior v Cyrname, the rise and rise of Kerry Lee, an open two-mile chasing division and an eye-opening experience at the sales.
Footpad made the perfect start to his campaign with a facile success in the Boomerang.ie Chase at Thurles.
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