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2 Jockeys Seriously Injured In Corowa Race Fall
Wagga-based jockey Andrew Bloomfield & Victorian rider Terry Barry "will be sidelined for lengthy periods after suffering serious injuries in a weekend race fall at Corowa" reported racenet.com.au. Bloomfield (NSW Southern Districts Racing Association premiership-winning jockey) had a plate inserted into his left arm at Albury Hospital & doctors advised it "will be 2-3 months" before he rides again. Barry suffered a broken shoulder & "is also expected to have an extended period of between 4-6 weeks out of the saddle".