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Santa Anita cancels 8-race card because of heavy rain, wind

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ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) Santa Anita has canceled Sunday's eight-race card because of safety concerns amid heavy rain and wind.

Track officials say nearly 14+ inches of rain has fallen at the racetrack since Dec. 10. Sunday's storm was forecast to bring another 3 to 6 inches.

The track has received more than 3 inches of rain since Thursday.

Officials say they will add an extra day of racing to the schedule in the near future to make up for the canceled races.

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The track will resume live racing as usual on Thursday.