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Gauci blames new boots for Bendigo fall

Gauci blames new boots for Bendigo fall

2 Dec, 2013

Jockey Darren Gauci blamed a new set of riding boots as the reason he was dislodged from Royal Mesphisto at Bendigo on November 27.

Darren Gauci in a familiar pose riding winners. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Gauci was riding his mount hard in between horses and looked like getting to the front at …

Queensland jockey Desiree Gill dies after race fall

Queensland jockey Desiree Gill dies after race fall

11 Nov, 2013

Popular Queensland jockey and mother of two Desiree Gill passed away on Sunday as result of injuries sustained from a fall at the Sunshine Coast race meeting on Saturday night.

As usual, the close-knit racing fraternity comes together is times of tragedy and her husband, leading Gympie trainer Barry Gill, will get all the support …