Waterlogged Fontwell forced to abandon racing
Fontwell: has had 73mm of rain in the last ten days
PICTURE: Edward Whitaker (racingpost.com/photos) Waterlogged Fontwell forced to abandon racing
By Stuart Riley 7:18AM 8 MAR 2017
RACING at Fontwell on Wednesday has been abandoned after 10.2mm of rain overnight left the track waterlogged in places.
The track has now taken 73mm of rain in the last ten days and, with the ground already described as heavy on Tuesday night before the additional rainfall and a further 4-6mm of rain forecast, officials took the decision to call off the meeting.
More to follow . . .