Heavy rain forces Shadwell Turf Mile onto main track

The Sports NetworkOctober 5, 2013 

Lexington, KY (SportsNetwork.com) - Heavy rain during Saturday's Keeneland race card has caused the track to shift the $750,000 Shadwell Turf Mile from the grass course to the main track.

The Shadwell will be conducted at 1 1/16 miles on the main track which is synthetic and remains fast even with rain.

Horse of the Year Wise Dan, who won last year's Shadwell Turf Mile, is the 2-5 morning-line favorite and is expected to start on the main track. The race has an approximate post-time of 5:30 p.m. (ET).

The Herald is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service