British horse racing given all clear by BHA to resume on Wednesday

• Four meetings to take place after six-day suspension
• Betfair Hurdle and Denman Chase at Ascot on Saturday

Racing’s flu-related nightmare appears to be almost over, following the news on Monday night that the sport will be allowed to resume on Wednesday, when the four scheduled race meetings will be allowed to take place under enhanced biosecurity measures. In a surprisingly detailed statement the British Horseracing Authority also announced the rescheduling of several important jumps races lost last weekend, including the Betfair Hurdle and the Denman Chase.

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