Redvers believes Oisin Murphy will make lifestyle changes after pub ‘fracas’Sunday 17 October 2021
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Oisin Murphy’s face still bears physical evidence of the injuries he suffered in a fall at Salisbury a fortnight ago, and it was clear as he received the trophy for winning the Flat jockeys’ championship here on Saturday that the mental pressures of his nip-and-tuck battle with William Buick have also left a mark.
Murphy declined a chance to comment further on a report on Friday evening that he had been involved in a “fracas” in a Newmarket pub last week, a few hours before testing over the riding limit before the first day of the town’s Future Champions meeting.Continue reading...