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Suspension of Melbourne Cup Jockeys

Suspension of Melbourne Cup Jockeys

Melbourne Cup riders Chris Munce and Michelle Payne have been suspended but will be allowed to take their mounts in the Flemington feature tomorrow.

The suspension is another controversy in the riding career of Munce who was jailed for his involvement in the Hong Kong tips-for-bets scandal in 2006. Released in 2008 but unable to commence racing in Victoria due ...