Horse Racing

Time to 'chillax' as Dettori shows his character to bounce back in Coronation

Time to ‘chillax’ as Dettori shows his character to bounce back in Coronation

Frankie Dettori said he could “chillax” after he bounced back from a “tough week” to get off the mark and win the feature Coronation Stakes on the third day of Royal Ascot with the impressive unbeaten filly Inspiral. The 51-year-old Italian superstar lapped up the adulation and a warm welcome back in the winners enclosure from …

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Champion jockey Murphy thought about quitting due to blackouts

Champion jockey Murphy thought about quitting due to blackouts

Three-time British champion jockey Oisin Murphy, who is currently banned from riding, told the BBC he was blacking out from drinking so much last year he considered quitting horse racing. The 26-year-old is barred from riding until next February having received a 14-month suspension in February — backdated to December 8 — after admitting breaching …

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