Veteran rider Florent Geroux was back working horses Wednesday morning at Churchill Downs and is scheduled to return to the races on Saturday after suffering a broken sternum three weeks ago during a training mishap at Keeneland.
“I'm just very thankful it wasn't worse,” said Geroux, who worked as an on-air analyst for a French television station during this year's Breeders' Cup. “It felt good to get back riding this morning and get back to work. It was a bummer to miss riding at the Breeders' Cup but I'll be back next year.”
Geroux has three calls for Saturday's card at Churchill Downs.
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