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Legendary Jockey Darby Mccarthy Dies

Legendary jockey Darby McCarthy, a trail blazer for aboriginal sports people, has died at the age of 76. McCarthy was one of 13 children raised in Cunnamulla in western Queensland and rose to be among Australia’s top jockeys in the 1960s. In one golden period McCarthy won the Stradbroke Handicap three times with Mullala (1963),[...]
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