Haydock Park: Mass brawl 'strongly condemned' by Racecourse Association

A mass brawl at Haydock Park has been "strongly condemned" by the Racecourse Association.

About 50 people were involved in the fight before and during the eighth and final race on Saturday.

A woman and toddler were caught up in the disturbance and the RCA said the "appalling behaviour" took "the shine off a fantastic Saturday of racing".

A Haydock spokesman said it took a "zero-tolerance position" on fighting and those involved were "ejected".

Racing has been on high...
source: BBC Liverpool

2019-02-17 19:44
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