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George Moore
Australia Crest

Champion jockey.

Rode in England for the powerful Noel Murless stable and won the 2000 Guineas at Newmarket and English Derby at Epsom on Royal Palace. Other good horses he rode for Murless were Busted and Pieces Of Eight.

In all, he rode 119 Group One winners from 312 Metropolitan stakes winners in Australia, the highest number by any jockey ever, in Oz.

For many years Moore was the leading racehorse trainer in Hong Kong.

In December 1998, the George Moore Medal was announced and will go to the most consistently good jockey at the end of each season in Sydney.


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