Towcester abandoned

This afternoon’s meeting at Towcester has been abandoned due to waterlogging following further heavy rain.

An inspection was called for 8am late on Saturday afternoon but after further rain overnight and with more on its way clerk of the course Robert Bellamy was left with no option but to pull the plug.

“We’ve abandoned due to waterlogging,” he said.

“We had 10mm overnight, 7mm yesterday and more is forecast.

“It left us with no option really.”

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