Teresa Palmer's terrifying moment jockeying a horse for Ride Like A Girl

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() 'All I remember is praying!' Teresa Palmer recalls the terrifying moment she almost fell off a horse while filming Michelle Payne biopic Ride Like A Girl

By Mary Mrad For Daily Mail Australia

Published: 10:05 BST, 1 September 2019 | Updated: 10:06 BST, 1 September 2019

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She is set to play the role of Melbourne Cup winning jockey Michelle Payne in the new biopic, Ride Like A Girl.

And on Saturday, actress Teresa Palmer, 33, spoke about the terrifying moment she  became fatigued while filming a potentially dangerous horse riding scene at Flemington race track in Melbourne. 

Speaking to The Sydney Morning Herald, the Australian actress said she trained five days a week alongside Victoria Racing Club clerk Peter Patterson - and at times was pushed to her limits.  

'All I remember is praying!' Teresa Palmer, 33, has described the terrifying moment she almost fell off a horse while filming Michelle Payne biopic Ride Like A Girl

'All I remember is praying!' Teresa Palmer, 33, has described the terrifying moment she almost fell off a horse while filming Michelle Payne biopic Ride Like A Girl 

'We were shooting the scene at Flemington and Peter was riding the safety horse, telling me to 'hold the F on!,' she told the publication. 

'I was in the jockey position, becoming so

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