Boite became the first horse to win since the publication of certain wind surgeries became mandatory.
Nicky Henderson has issued an upbeat bulletin on Altior as he stepped up his preparations for a return to action.
Un De Sceaux won the Clarence House Chase at Ascot for the third year running as he took his Grade One tally to eight.
The Dutchman outstayed his rivals to claim the Peter Marsh Chase at Haydock.
The New One dug deep to claim a fourth victory in the Unibet Champion Hurdle Trial at Haydock.
Donald McCain is looking towards the Cheltenham Festival with Testify after he won at Haydock.
Nayati ran out an extremely fortunate winner of the Horse Comes First Juvenile Hurdle at Ascot on Saturday.
Mouse Morris feels the Kinloch Brae Chase at Thurles is the ideal starting point for the long-absent Nambour.
Saturday afternoon's big meeting at Haydock goes ahead as scheduled, but Sunday's Newcastle card is off.
David Pipe's Ramses De Teillee regained winning ways over fences with a clear-cut success at Chepstow.
Connections of Terrefort are leaning towards a shot at the Betfred TV Scilly Isles Novices Chase at Sandown.
Call Me Lord could swerve an outing in the Betfair Hurdle in favour of a crack at the Kingwell Hurdle at Wincanton.
Ben Pauling has put the comeback run of Barters Hill on hold until his stable is in better form again.
Guitar Pete will attempt to add to his vast gains from Cheltenham last month when he runs at Ascot on Saturday.
The New One is aiming to win the Unibet Champion Hurdle Trial for the fourth year in succession at Haydock on Saturday.
La Bague Au Roi will bid to complete a hat-trick of wins this season by landing the olbg.com Mares' Hurdle at Ascot.
Philip Hobbs is looking forward to running Rock the Kasbah in the Peter Marsh Chase at Haydock on Saturday.
Connections of Un De Sceaux are hoping he can claim a record-breaking third success in the Clarence House Chase at Ascot.
A round-up of the action from Ludlow on Thursday as Actinpieces kept Cheltenham Festival dreams alive.
A round-up of the action from Meydan as Winter Lightning and Rayya produced a fine finish to the UAE 1000 Guineas Trial.
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