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Demand Mounts for New Zealand Hoop

Demand Mounts for New Zealand Hoop

After being lured to make his Randwick riding debut on Saturday by top trainer John O’Shea, New Zealand’s gun apprentice jockey James McDonald has been called upon by a trio more trainers giving him nearly a full book of rides for the day.

McDonald, 19, recently became the first Kiwi jockey to ride 200 or more city winners for ...

Kiwi Young Guns Prepares to Shoot Down Sydney

Kiwi Young Guns Prepares to Shoot Down Sydney

New Zealand’s best young jockey James McDonald will make his riding debut in Sydney on Saturday week, the 19-year-old star engaged to ride for one of the state’s leading trainers John O’Shea.

McDonald recently entered the history books, riding his 200th winner back home in New Zealand for the season, and has already begun to make his mark ...