LAST year's spectacular Breeders' Cup Turf winner Magician will bid to put what has been a disappointing season behind him when he returns to Santa Anita to defend his title on November 1.
DYNASTE will miss Saturday's Betfred Monet's Garden Old Roan Chase and head straight for the Grade 1 Betfair Chase at Haydock next month according to trainer David Pipe.
TORONADO heads an 18-strong British raiding party has been assembled for the Breeders' Cup at Santa Anita next week.
THE market for Saturday's Group 1 Racing Post Trophy was shaken up on Wednesday afternoon when Aidan O'Brien revealed his runners at Doncaster will not be the two identified on the weekend.
TRAINER Jamie Snowden is convinced Present View’s spin over hurdles last Friday has left his Cheltenham Festival winner in excellent shape for next month’s Paddy Power Gold Cup.
A NEW category - Three-Year-Old Sprint - has been added to the second All-Weather Championships season which starts at Lingfield Park on October 30.
SHARES in Playtech rose sharply on Wednesday morning after the online gaming and betting software company said it was confident of exceeding current market expectations for the full year.
NELSON BUNKER HUNT, the Texas oil tycoon and leading owner-breeder who won the 1976 Derby with Empery, has died aged 88.
WINCANTON chairman Guy Henderson has landed one of the biggest roles in racing after the long search for a successor to Ascot chief executive Charles Barnett finally came to an end on Wednesday.
THE Marco Botti-trained Dandino is unlikely to recover from the injury which ruled him out of last weekend's Caulfield Cup in time to take his chance in the Emirates Melbourne Cup a week on Tuesday.