Lingfield call inspection ahead of Friday card
Last Updated: 02/01/18 6:11pm
The jumps meeting scheduled for Lingfield on Friday is subject to an inspection at 8am on Wednesday morning.
Conditions at the Surrey track are described as heavy, with standing water and waterlogged in places, following a total of 65 millimetres of rainfall since Boxing Day.
A seven-race card, which begins with a bumper on the all-weather track, is scheduled to get under way at 12.30.reopens Further rain was forecast overnight (between five and 10mm) on Tuesday, while Wednesday is expected to be dry and windy with a little rain (3-8mm) on Thursday before dry and sunny weather returns on Friday with a high of 11C."It's not ideal at the minute," said clerk of the course George Hill."At the moment it's waterlogged in places so prospects are not great, but we'll see what it's like in the morning."We've got the inspection and we'll see what rain we get overnight."