Lingfield held the Winter Derby last monthA total of just 17 runners remain in six races for Wednesday’s meeting at Lingfield amid an ongoing row over prize money.Trainer Ralph Beckett encouraged racing professionals to boycott meetings at Arena Racing Company (ARC) tracks for three days this week.Industry leaders had reached a temporary agreement last weekend…

Trainers have announced a boycott of two races at Lingfield’s Winter Derby Day on Saturday in protest at the amount of prize money on offer.The five-furlong Novice Stakes had nine entries at the five-day stage, but no horses have been declared for the race.Nick Litmoden’s Greybychoice was the only entry for the Novice Stakes over…