Sligo Cancel Season Opener

Mon 20th Mar 2017, 13:45

Sligo Racecourse
©Healy Racing Photos
Sligo's first Flat fixture of the season on Sunday, April 30th has been cancelled.

The Turf Club said the meeting had to be scrapped "as a result of drainage work carried out this winter which has not yet repaired sufficiently".

Sligo are next due to race on Monday, May 22nd.

The Turf Club added that the "the situation in this regard will be monitored on an ongoing basis".

Options open for Card and River

Colin Tizzard is open the possibility of Cue Card and Native River locking horns for a second time at Aintree next month.

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