The National Horseracing Authority (NHA) has amended a rule pertaining to the use of the jockeys’ whip on horses competing in a race.

The use of the whip has been limited to 12 strikes in a race, according to what the NHA has termed, “Guideline M”, its reference to the official rule governing “crop misuse”...

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