THIS is the bizarre moment a jockey’s stirrup SNAPPED mid-race resulting him being thrown off his horse.
Hugh Nugent had pushed his mount Achille well to the fore in the Midlands Grand National at Uttoxeter.
Hugh Nugent had got his mount Achille into a nice position
The 26-year-old conditional jockey was flung off the 12-year-old
Thankfully jockey and horse were both OK after the mishap