Colin Tizzard admits he struggled to come to terms with the fact that Thistlecrack will not run in the Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup.
The Investec Coronation Cup is to revert to its original slot on the day before the Investec Derby.
Gold Cup favourite Thistlecrack has been ruled out for the rest of the season.
Speculation that Amir Khan may finally get the super-fight he craves against Manny Pacquaio on May 20th have been flatly dismissed by the latter's promoter.
Cheltenham racecourse is to unveil a statue of former Champion jockey Tony McCoy at next month's Cheltenham Festival.