Davy Russell taken to hospital following Roscommon fall

Davy Russell, who sustained a fall at Roscommon on Tuesday

Davy Russell was taken to hospital for X-rays on a leg injury following a fall at Roscommon on Tuesday evening.

The rider parted company with the Gordon Elliott-trained Crack Of Thunder four fences from home in the Michael Holland Tyres Handicap Chase.

The Turf Club’s Dr Richard Downey said: “Davy Russell has gone to Tullamore Hospital with a query tibia fracture.”