Jockeys To Undergo Surgery After Falls

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Kevin Forrester

Two veteran Victorian jockeys will have surgery and have an extended stay on the sidelines following recent falls.

will have surgery to repair a fractured pelvis after falling during trackwork at on Wednesday.

Victorian Jockeys Association chief executive said Forrester was conscious and in a stable condition after also incurring internal bleeding.

He was to undergo surgery on Wednesday and will be out of the saddle indefinitely.

needs surgery to repair ligament damage in a shoulder and faces up to six months on the sidelines following a tumble at the jump-outs last week. He also broke a finger in the fall.

Former remains in intensive care at Royal Melbourne Hospital following a fall at the Wangaratta jump-outs last week.

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