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Friday Christchurch Meet Cancelled After Earthquake
New Zealand Thoroughbred Racing & the Canterbury Jockey Club announced Friday's meeting at Riccarton Park Racecourse has been cancelled "following the 6.3 magnitude earthquake in Christchurch just before 1pm yesterday". While no serious damage to Riccarton Park Racecourse has been reported, the racecourse "will be assessed for damage prior to racing recommencing".