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Final Eight Races on Sunday Program Canceled

Due to continuing heavy rain in the New Orleans area, in the interest of safety the final eight races on the Sunday card at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots have been canceled.

“The safety of our jockeys and horses will always be our top priority,” said Senior Director of Racing Jason Boulet. “In the interest of safety for all of our participants, we have canceled the remainder of the Sunday racing program.”

Racing is scheduled to resume Thursday with a nine-race program. First post is 1:25 p.m.