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Video: Watch incredible moment when jockey Danny Mullins rescues fellow rider from certain fall

Published 29/09/2015 | 08:46

Danny Mullins notices that his fellow jockey is about to be unseated
Danny Mullins notices that his fellow jockey is about to be unseated

The camaraderie is the weigh room is legendary but rarely do you see this kind of act of kindness and bravery.

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Danny Mullins helped fellow rider Jody McGarvey stay aboard Old Supporter in the 4.45 at Roscommon yesterday when he looked certain to part company with his mount.

He did so knowing that another fence was fast approaching but was quick enough to ensure that both partnerships stayed intact.

There was no fairytale ending as both horses were pulled up but they were all in one piece.

Watch the moment below:

A longer look at the very sporting incident involving @dan2231...

Did you see this amazing act of sportsmanship from Danny Mullins?He helped fellow rider Jody McGarvey stay aboard Old Supporter at Roscommon Racecourse.Jockeys looking out for each other is truly great to see.Be sure to like the page for more great clips.

Posted by At The Races on Monday, September 28, 2015

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