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Churchill Downs' Trackside OTB Closed Thursday, Jan. 20, In Anticipation of Winter Storm

| Churchill Downs Communications | 01/20/2011 #

An approaching winter storm has prompted Churchill Downs officials to cancel simulcast wagering for Thursday, Jan. 20, at its Trackside at Churchill Downs off-track betting facility.

The National Weather Service has issued a “Winter Storm Warning” for Louisville and the surrounding area until 1 a.m. (EST) on Friday, Jan. 21, and moderate-to-heavy snow is forecast for the area through Thursday afternoon.

Churchill Downs officials expect Trackside at Churchill OTB to be open on Friday, Jan. 21, but a final decision will be made following a review of weather and road conditions Friday morning.