Baron Alco gave Gary Moore another valuable prize, getting the better of Frodon to take an incident-packed BetVictor Gold Cup at Cheltenham.
Former England and Tottenham manager Glenn Hoddle is "responding well" to treatment after being taken to hospital in a serious condition.
Cracksman produced another imperious win to end his career on a high, ruthlessly powering to a six-length success after dominating the QIPCO British Champion Stakes at sun-kissed Ascot.
Roaring Lion successfully handled the drop in trip to land a thrilling Queen Elizabeth II Stakes and secure a first top-level success over a mile on a glorious Champions Day at Ascot.
Sands Of Mali bounced back to form to cause a shock in the Champions Sprint at odds of 28/1 on QIPCO British Champions Day.
Frankie Dettori received a three-day riding ban but it was not enough to dampen his celebrations after guiding Stradivarius to a fifth consecutive win in the QIPCO British Champions Long Distance Cup at Ascot.
Danny Cipriani was sent off in Gloucester's Champions Cup match at Munster, sparking even more questions about the inconsistency of the implementation of new guidelines which have been brought in to prevent head injuries and concussions.
Saeed bin Suroor's flag-bearer Best Solution gained a third consecutive Group 1 victory when taking the Stella Artois Caulfield Cup and is on course for the Melbourne Cup.
Your horse-by-horse guide to Saturday's Group 1 Champion Stakes at Ascot, where Cracksman is back to defend his title and aiming to replicate Twice Over’s double in 2009 and 2010.
There is a strong renewal of the Fillies' Mile at Newmarket on Friday (3.35pm), where Pretty Pollyanna bids to bounce back from her Cheveley Park defeat. Here is your horse-by-horse guide to the Group 1 contest.
Friday’s Coolmore Nunthorpe Stakes is one of the most competitive sprints of the season. We have the low-down for each runner in the 5f Group 1 feature at York.
York’s Ebor meeting gets underway on Wednesday and the Group 1 Juddmonte International Stakes is the undoubted highlight. We look at the runners for the big race.
One of Saturday’s highlights is the Geoffrey Freer Stakes at Newbury (2.25pm). We look at the eight declared runners for the Group 3 contest.
The Darley Irish Oaks at The Curragh on Saturday (5.30pm) looks a fascinating race, but the small field may see a tactical race and Aidan O'Brien seeks a sixth success.
France take on Croatia on the biggest stage on earth – the FIFA World Cup Final. Moscow will host the showpiece event as France – who knocked out Argentina and Belgium in the process – meet dark horses Croatia. Zlatko Dalic’s men beat a resilient England in the semi-final, while emerging top of the group
Mark Johnston will employ a two-pronged assault on Friday’s Group 1 Falmouth Stakes with both Threading and Nyaleti throwing down the gauntlet to Irish 1,000 Guineas and Coronation Stakes heroine Alpha Centauri.
After defeats in both the English and Irish Derby, Aidan O'Brien is prepared to gamble that 2,000 Guineas winner Saxon Warrior will redeem his reputation in the Eclipse at Sandown on Saturday.
Former winner Limato could miss next week’s renewal of the Darley July Cup at Newmarket, according to his trainer Henry Candy.