Lester Piggott dead – Horse racing jockey who won Epsom derby nine times dies aged 86

HORSE racing legend Lester Piggott has tragically died aged 86.

The nine-time Derby winner was considered one of the greatest jockeys in the 20th century and the Queen’s personal favourite.

Lester Piggott has died aged 86

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Lester Piggott has died aged 86

During his impressive 46-year career, Piggott managed 4,493 wins.

He sadly passed away this morning after spending time in hospital in Switzerland.

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