Double delight for Frankie Dettori at Lingfield

By Simon Jackson Frankie Dettori made a perfect return to the saddle when he won on both of his first two rides at Lingfield Park today after a three and a half month injury enforced absence. The Newmarket-based Italian had been sidelined since breaking an ankle in a pre-race fall in October that forced him…

Frankie Dettori admits surprise at speed of recovery

By Simon Jackson at Lingfield Frankie Dettori admitted that he was surprised by the speed of his recovery from injury after landing a double on his first day back in the saddle at Lingfield on Wednesday. The 43-year-old had initially been told that he would be out of the saddle for up to nine months…