Leicester meeting washed out

  • Last Updated: February 14 2013, 8:13 GMT

This afternoon's meeting at Leicester has been abandoned due to a waterlogged track.

Leicester: Deluge forced abandonment

Course officials were left with no option but to draw stumps following a course inspection just before 8am.

The track had been hit by 15mm of overnight rain.

Clerk of the course Jimmy Stevenson said: "We could have coped with five or six mm, but not 15. The ground is absolutely desperate."

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