Hereford card washed away

  • Last Updated: November 21 2012, 12:53 GMT

Officials at Hereford have been forced to abandon Thursday's National Hunt fixture due to a waterlogged track.

Hereford: Torrential rain claimed meeting

Clerk of the course Keith Ottesen announced a lunchtime inspection earlier on Wednesday morning following persistent rain, and to make matters worse a culvert (a type of drain) that runs through the centre of the course has burst.

Ottesen has had little option but to call off proceedings.