Winning jocket Tony McCoy said: "It's great for Jonjo and JP McManus. He's really delivered today. He was off the bridle the whole way and when I missed the third-last I thought my chance had gone."
Dual winner Kauto Star was pulled up at the ninth fence by Ruby Walsh after losing his place.
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Belly Mujinga died with coronavirus after an incident at London’s Victoria railway station.
The child is in a serious but stable condition in hospital.
While every other region in the UK is on track to halve the number of cases - the South West is suggested to be on the increase.