– Monmouth Park Racetrack has canceled its live race card for Saturday, July
23, due to the extreme heat that continues to plague the East Coast.
the heat hasn’t broken,” said Robert Kulina, vice president and general manager
of Monmouth Park.
“While we remained hopeful that we would be able to continue racing
today, the extreme heat simply made that impossible. Luckily, the forecast is for the heat to
begin to subside sometime this evening.”
canceled card will be rescheduled for sometime later in the season. The 2011 Monmouth Park
meet runs through Sunday, Nov. 5.
is scheduled to resume at Monmouth
Park on Sunday, July 24,
with a 12-race card. The facility will
remain open on Saturday for simulcasting from across the country, including the
full cards from Saratoga (1 p.m. post) and Del Mar (5 p.m. post).