Four-time Kentucky Derby-winning trainer D Wayne Lukas has tested positive for coronavirus and is in quarantine in Kentucky.
US Triple Crown winner Victor Espinoza has opened up about his experience of the coronavirus, admitting, “I let my guard down”.
Del Mar has taken the shock decision to cancel racing this weekend after an alarming spate of positive tests for coronavirus in the jockeys’ room.
Florent Geroux is the latest high-profile US-based jockey to join the growing list who have returned a positive test for COVID-19.
Aidan O’Brien will not be able to saddle his runners in person for 14 days after breaching Irish racing’s Covid-19 protocols.
California-based jockey Flavien Prat, three-time leading rider at Del Mar, is the latest high-profile US rider to test positive for coronavirus.
Maximum Security’s jockey Luis Saez was taken off his mounts at Keeneland after being informed of a positive test for coronavirus.
Thoroughbred racing returned in New Zealand on Saturday following a coronavirus-induced hiatus of 84 days with an 11-race programme at Pukekohe Park.