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Jockey Strike Threatens Spring Racing Carnival

Jockey Strike Threatens Spring Racing Carnival

The Spring Racing Carnival may be under threat if conflicts between the AJA and ARB do not resolve in the coming days.

The Australian Racing Board has failed to accept the requests of the AJA to allow jockeys unlimited whip use in the final 100 metres and as a result jockeys from Victoria, New South Wales, Queensland and Western Australia ...

New Whip Rules Sparks Debate in Racing World

New Whip Rules Sparks Debate in Racing World

Jockeys from around the country are condemning the new whip rules, sparking a heated debate between some of Australia’s greatest racing identities and officials.

As jockeys face to lose a percentage of their winnings and a suspension if caught abusing the whip, many have come out stating that jockeys will have too much difficulty adapting to the new rules.

Describing ...