Umberto Rispoli said he was already in his seat on the plane when he was asked to disembark over a change to Covid requirements.
Star rider set for return trip to Australia, where he recorded his first G1 win on Addeybb last year in the Ranvet Stakes.
Christophe Soumillon rode two winners in Hong Kong on his first day riding since failing a coronavirus test at the Breeders’ Cup.
Zac Purton was fined for a Twitter post stewards asserted could have cast doubt on racing continuing in Hong Kong..
Gran Premio Latinoamericano postponed from March until October – and moved from Peru to Uruguay.
Live racing has been suspended at Golden Gate Fields in northern California and Zia Park in New Mexico.
Frankie Dettori will claim his third win in Italy’s senior Classic if disqualification of ‘winner’ Tuscan Gaze is confirmed.
Trainer Bjorn Baker was fined after posting a selfie of a celebratory embrace with jockey Glyn Schofield on his Twitter feed.