FRANKIE DETTORI will face a France Galop
inquiry after providing a positive test at Longchamp on September 16, it
was revealed on Tuesday.
Solicitor Christopher Stewart-Moore said in a statement: "On behalf
of Frankie Dettori I can confirm that, as a consequence of a positive
test at Longchamp on September 16, 2012, he will be the subject of an
inquiry by the Medical Committee of France Galop next week.
"In compliance with, and out of respect for, the regulations of
France Galop, he will not be commenting further until the France Galop
procedures have been completed."
Dettori, whose celebrity status
has made him a household name across the globe, had four rides at
Longchamp on Sunday, September 16.