No Dettori Decision Today

Tue 20th Nov 2012, 14:30

Frankie Dettori
©Healy Racing Photos
A verdict on any suspension that may arise from Frankie Dettori's failed drugs test at Longchamp on September 16 is not expected today.

Dettori was asked to attend a hearing of the Medical Commission of France Galop at 11.30am this morning, with the opportunity to explain his version of events.

The commission will make their findings known to France Galop and it is understood the stewards will meet in two weeks' time to discuss it.

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