The Biggest Tragedies In Horse Racing

Even lovers of the sport will admit that horse racing is insanely dangerous. Moving at those speeds on top of 1,000 pound animal is bound to cause accidents, even deaths. It’s a risk every jockey and every horse takes when they step onto the track. For every 10 amazing victories in racing, there are almost as many fatal accidents. Some of these pass under the public’s radar, but others are so tragic and infamous, they remain ominous legends in the racing world. Take a look at the biggest tragedies in horse racing.

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