Best Odds with Top Tote+ and Bet Back Offers!
Register at Australia's #1 Online Bookmaker!
Back A Winner!
Sign-Up to Australia's Fastest Growing Online Bookmaker!
Back Yourself!
Sign-up and start betting with Ladbrokes in 2 minutes!
Best Of The Best Odds!
Bet With Palmerbet and get Paid Top Fluc or Top Tote!
*Conditions Apply. Excl VIC, NSW, SA & WA. Gamble Responsibly

The $2 million Inglis Millennium meeting scheduled for Warwick Farm has been postponed because of heavy rain with more forecast.

Racing NSW stewards conducted an inspection of the surface on Saturday and found two sections near the 1200 metres and 1400 metres unsuitable for racing.

Two of the feature races – the $2 million Inglis Millennium featuring Golden Slipper favourite Cellsabeel and the $1 million Inglis Sprint– have been added to Wednesday’s Warwick Farm card.

Racing officials have indicated they will also look to find a new timeslot for the Group Three Eskimo Prince Stakes and Listed Lonhro Plate, although a decision on the fate of those races is not expected until Monday.

Chief steward Marc Van Gestel said concerns over two sections of the surface and a forecast for further significant rain on Saturday left them with little option but to call the meeting off.

“Unfortunately, we have walked the track and while the majority of the track is actually in very good condition considering the rainfall we’ve had, we’re not able to proceed today on the basis that a section of the track near the 1200 metres and also the 1400 metres is not quite right,” Van Gestel told Sky Racing.

“The forecast is not great for later on today so in those circumstances we have made the decision to postpone today’s meeting and we’ll obviously look to reschedule some of those races that were on today.”

Warwick Farm was in the heavy range on Friday and received a further 13mm of rain overnight and a total of almost 120mm in the past six days.

 
*Existing customers only. 2nd Racing bet. Excl SA & WA. T’s & C’s apply. Gamble responsibly.
Featured News

Free Racing Bonus Bets and Offers

We take a look at the BIGGEST and BEST Free Daily Racing Offers and Betting Promotions from Australia’s leading online...

First acceptances hit 10-year high for the Melbourne Cup

A total of 94 horses remain in contention for a start in the 2020 Melbourne Cup, the highest number of...

Rothfire’s racing career in doubt

Star Queensland gelding Rothfire may not race again after suffering a serious injury in the Golden Rose on Saturday. Rothfire...

Russian Camelot lives up to the hype

Danny O’Brien branded rising star Russian Camelot as the best horse he had trained after his commanding win in the...

Watch 📺 Terry Bailey calls an absolute howler

Race caller Terry Bailey will be wishing he could have his time again after going the early crow with confidence...

Epsom Handicap

The is a race held at in New South Wales each year. The () boasts a total prize pool of...

Turnbull Stakes

The is a staying race and is a really good lead up race in terms of the Spring Racing Carnival....

Australian Bookmaker Reviews

Which bookmaker should you bet with? We Review each of the leading online Australian Bookmakers and rate them in order...

 
 
Copyright © 2020 Just Horse Racing.
All rights reserved - Privacy Policy

Gamble Responsibly 18+
*State exclusions apply to some offers. Please check T&Cs of each offer with the bookmaker. All Offers Exclude NSW residents.