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Excessive Heat: Belterra, Lone Star Move Up Post Times

The view from the gate at Cincinnati’s Belterra Park (file photo)

Due to an excessive heat warning in Cincinnati, Ohio, post times at Belterra Park have been moved up an hour on Tuesday, June 21, and Wednesday, June 22.

Post time will now be 11:35 a.m. (Eastern) on those dates.

High temperatures on Tuesday and Wednesday in the Cincinnati area are forecast to be 96 and 97 degrees, according to the National Weather Service.

At Lone Star Park in Grand Prairie, Texas, races on Saturdays and Sundays will now begin at 11:00 a.m. local time, according to the track's Twitter account.

These new post times will be in place for the remainder of the meet with the exception of Sunday, July 3, which will have a 5 p.m. post.

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