Frozen Ascot and Taunton call off Saturday fixtures
Ascot: temperatures are not forecast to rise high enough on Saturday
PICTURE: Edward Whitaker (racingpost.com/photos) Frozen Ascot calls
off Saturday fixture By Peter Scargill 8:20AM 21 JAN 2017
RACING at Ascot and Taunton has been called off on Saturday with both courses found to be frozen in places during morning inspections.
Ascot, where the Grade 1 Berkshire Community Foundation Clarence House Chase had been set to take place, fell to the weather at 6.30am and Taunton was also cancelled with temperatures below freezing.
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