Acting upon the recommendation of the Chief Commission Veterinarian of the Delaware Thoroughbred Racing Commission, Delaware Park has cancelled the live racing card scheduled for Wednesday, Aug. 11, due to the excessive heat forecasted for the region.
The Cape Henlopen Stakes will be rescheduled for Monday, Aug. 16.
The status of the live racing card scheduled for Thursday, Aug. 12 will be determined tomorrow.
The national weather service has predicted temperatures in the high 90s with a heat index of value approaching the mid-100s on both Wednesday and Thursday.
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