(picture courtesy of Louise Pollard, Racing Post)
It was a fall that nearly took his life. Upon hitting the ground after coming off his horse in 2013, Brian Toomey was dead for 6 seconds. His parents said their goodbyes and funeral planning began. But 2 years on, 1 induced coma, a titanium plate in his skull and extensive rehabilitation, Brian is recovered and ready to make his comeback next Sunday at Southwell. There is nothing stopping this 26 year old..
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