Heavy Newbury goes ahead after passing inspection
Newbury: had nearly three inches of rain in 24 hours
PICTURE: Edward Whitaker (racingpost.com/photos) Heavy Newbury goes
ahead after inspection
By Peter Scargill 7:35AM 16 SEP 2016
RACING at Newbury on Friday has survived a surprise morning inspection after nearly three inches of rain in 24 hours turned the going heavy from good to firm.
Friday's fixture had been in jeopardy following 74mm of rain in 24 hours, but officials cleared the track for racing shortly after 7.30am.
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