Winning trainer Henry De Bromhead on learning A Plus Tard won by 16 lengths: "No way! That's the handicap mark gone...
"He looked really good, Rachael was fantastic, gave him a super ride. We're just delighted to get it.
"We always liked him, thought he was a very nice horse, he had some good runs, but I was disappointed that last time he got beaten. But this looked like the right race."
On Rachael Blackmore earning his first winner at the Festival: "She is a brilliant jockey and we are very lucky to be associated with her.
"She's as tough as any of them, she just bounces back up. I'm delighted for her and really happy that we are the ones that got a first victory with her."