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Leanda Tickle returns from injury with point-to-point win

By North Devon Journal  |  Posted: February 28, 2013

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LEANDA TICKLE made a winning return in the East Cornwall meeting at Great Trethew.

Three weeks after a crashing fall landed her in hospital, the North Devon jockey was back in the saddle to ride Fountains Cloud to win in the hunt race.

A plan came together when Babeny Bridge won the maiden for four and five-year-olds for George Nympton owner-trainer Jane Williams. Lizzie Kelly, her daughter, was on board for the two-length victory.

Williams, who shares ownership with Roger Stark, said: "He was bought for this meeting – this was the plan."

Josh Guerriero rode a double on Typical Oscar in the open maiden for four to seven-year-olds and Harry's Farewell in the restricted.

Guerriero, attached to Victor Dartnall's Brayford yard, emerged unscathed from a fall on odds-on favourite Print the Money in the confined.

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