ARCADIA (CBSLA) — Santa Anita Park Monday canceled its scheduled Thursday racing program due to a significant rainstorm heading into the Southland.
The track normally runs races Friday through Sunday but was running a special post-holiday program.READ MORE: LA County Confirms More Than 28,000 COVID Deaths; Reports Highest Number of Daily New Deaths Since April 2021
The track will now be closed on Tuesday, Wednesday and for the bonus racing day on Thursday. Live racing will return Friday at 12:30 p.m.READ MORE: Talk Radio Icon, Los Angeles Legend Michael Jackson Dies At 87
Three turf stakes races scheduled for Thursday will now be held on the weekend.MORE NEWS: 'We're Paying The Price As Consumers,' Union Pacific Rep Says Of Increased Train Robberies In LA
The Grade 3 Robert J. Frankel will now be run on Saturday, with two races featuring 2-year-olds, the Eddie Logan and the Blue Norther, now scheduled for Sunday, track officials said.