7th April 1948 - Lester Piggott rides professionally for the first time - at Salisbury Races

Sculpture of Lestor Piggott who debuted at Salisbury RacecourseOn 7th April 1948 Lestor Piggott rode a horse in public for the first time. The race was at Salisbury Racecourse[1]

Image credit

The sculpture is of Lester Piggott at Haydock Park. The sculpture is by, I think, William newton. The photo is by Alexander P Kapp [CC-BY-SA-2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

Footnotes

[1] Horse racing: Piggott opens Salisbury grandstand | Sport | The Guardian

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