LongrecoveryforinjuredjockeyBaker

June12,201710:00am。

byAAP

InjuredEnglishjockeyGeorgeBakerhasmadearacetrackappearanceasaspectatoratGoodwoodforthefirsttimesincesufferingableedonthebraininafallontheiceatStMoritz。

Baker,whowontheStLegerlastSeptemberonHarbourLaw,wasridingBoomerangBobforJamieOsborneonthefrozenlaketrackinFebruarywhenthehorsewasbroughtdownandfatallyinjured。

BakersaidonSundayhisrehabilitationwasgoingwellandheisexpectingtoattendRoyalAscotlaterinthemonth。

Therecoveryisgoingverywell,aswellascanbeexpected。

Imgettingthere,makingplentyofprogress,BakertoldRacingUK。

Imalittlebitwobblyonmyfeetstill,butImmakingprogress,soitsgreat。

ImgoingtogotoRoyalAscotforonedayforsure,andIthoughtIdbettercomeracingandseehowIgeton,dosomethingoutofmycomfortzone。

Bakersaidhewasnotsurewhetherhewouldrideagain。

AsitstandsImnotallowedtodriveforayear,soIwontbeabletodoanythingforthatperiodoftime,hesaid。

ItisobviouslysomethingIdliketodo,butIjustdontknowismedicallypossibleatthemoment。

Ilovehorseracing。