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Caulfield Cup Jockeys Fined

Caulfield Cup Jockeys Fined

A number of champion hoops were fined for breaches of the controversial new whip rules following Saturday’s $2.5million Caulfield Cup.

Chris Munce, who rode Daffodil to fourth place in the 2400m race, copped a total of $3000 in fines. He was penalised for two separate violations during the ride by acing Victoria Limited stewards after striking Daffodil 16 times between ...

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 ...