Tassie jockey shortage to impact Hobart meeting

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By Greg Mansfield
July 6 2022 - 7:00am
Apprentice Taylor Johnstone, who has ridden 32 winners in her debut season, will be one of seven regular riders missing from Elwick on Sunday.
Tasmanian sprinter Algernon is $5.50 second favourite for his race at Caulfield on Saturday.
State record-holder Sunny Sanz returns to a sprint trip in Sunday night's Golden Mile. Picture: Stacey Lear

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Holidays, injuries and suspension have left Tasmania with a near-critical shortage of jockeys.

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Greg Mansfield

Sports journalist

Racing writer at The Examiner since 1978

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