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The hooded grey, a 4/1 joint-favourite, tracked the leaders throughout, edged through on the inside to lead turning for home and stayed on dourly to score by six and a half lengths.
50) kept on dourly to take third at Hexham last month and may just have too much stamina for today's rivals.
Bensalem looked set for victory when he cruised into the lead at the third last but the ground found him out and Cross Kennon stayed on dourly to win by six lengths.
Bensalem looked set for victory when he cruised into the lead at the third last, but the ground found him out and Cross Kennon stayed on dourly to win by six lengths.
Patterson continued to defend dourly and with skipper Andrew Gale also making slow progress it was 95 minutes from start of play before Patterson squeezed the first boundary of the day to third man.
The five-year-old was running on dourly in a well contested novices' hurdle at Newbury on his final start in 2005 and held every chance when hitting the deck two from home.
Pinpoint, 10-1, and the unfancied Take A Bow, 40-1, stayed on dourly under pressure to be third and fourth, a length and short-head away respectively, while Smart Enough faded into fifth late on as his pacesetting took its toll.
After the latter had stayed on dourly for seventh in the Singer & Friedlander Handicap Chase, trainer Ginger McCain confirmed that regular rider Graham Lee would be back on board the 14-year-old at Aintree.
Kim Bailey, on the mark with Putup Or Shutup at Ludlow, made it an across the card double after Metal Detector stayed on dourly for Robert Thornton to defy The Lyme Volunteer by half a length for the Opening Meets Novices' Hurdle.
For years, he dourly defended Carmarthen constituency against Plaid Parliamentary candidates, such as Gwynfor Evans.
He stayed on dourly when narrowly beaten on his seasonal debut in the Classic Trial at Sandown and his half-brother St Expedit, beaten a whisker in last year's Predominate, won a decent long-distance event at Chester recently.
Backed from 11/1 to 4/1 favourite on-track (20/1 briefly on Saturday), he made all, jumped well and stayed on dourly to beat Owega Star by a length and three-quarters.