Melbourne Cup shock: Jockey Joao Moreira sickening fall

Joao Moreira, nicknamed 'The Magic Man', had a sickening fall at Flemington The Brazilian-born 33-year-old fell from his horse and was trampled He was treated by paramedics and will not race in Melbourne Cup

By Daniel Peters For Daily Mail Australia

Published: 02:25 GMT, 7 November 2017 | Updated: 02:25 GMT, 7 November 2017

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A world-class jockey has taken a sickening fall during the fourth race at Flemington Racecourse, devastating his hopes of racing in the Melbourne Cup at 3pm.

Joao Moreira,

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