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'A complete con' - how jockeys have reacted on social media to rise in weights

Megan Nicholls: among the leading riders to criticise the decision to raise riding weights
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There has been widespread criticism of the decision to raise the riding weights from March 26, particularly from riders themselves. Here is a selection of tweets by jockeys and industry professionals since the decision was announced on Tuesday.


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This affects us who actually struggle with our weight and doesn’t help at all
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