Dettori rides 3000th winner

Jockey was "relieved and very humble" after the star jockey secured his 3,000th British winner when Predilection claimed victory at on Friday evening.

The popular Italian rider reached the notable landmark with a half-length defeat of Palmerston in the James Hardie Cladding At U Plastics Handicap over a mile.

Predilection, a 7-2 chance, made all of the running en route to victory as Dettori raised aloft his right arm when he crossed the line.

The 45-year-old then treated enthusiastic racegoers at his local track to his trademark flying dismount upon entering the winner's enclosure.

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