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For Indonesia’s Child Jockeys, Time to Retire at 10, After 5 Years of Racing

For Indonesia’s Child Jockeys, Time to Retire at 10, After 5 Years of Racing



On an Indonesian island, jockeys as young as 5 compete in high-stakes horse races, a risky practice decried by critics but an important source of income for many poor families.



Source link : https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/24/world/asia/indonesia-sumbawa-child-jockeys-horse-racing.html?emc=rss&partner=rss

Author : Adam Dean

Publish date : 2019-08-24 07:00:11

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