British Horseracing Authority cancels racing on day of Queen’s funeral

“No racing will take place on Monday September 19 when Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II is laid to rest. The St Leger takes place in Doncaster on Sunday, with the race holding particular emotional significance for the Queen following victory in 1977 with her horse, Dunfermline. The Champagne Stakes, the Park Stakes, the Doncaster Cup and the Flying Childers Stakes also take place on Sunday.”Source

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