Superstar Irish Jockey Ruby Walsh Retires From Horse Racing

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The 39 length victory at the Punchestown Gold Cup on Wednesday. I think I knew going out that if he won Walsh said. But Walsh will perhaps be best remembered for riding two time Champion Hurdle winner Hurricane Fly and double Cheltenham Gold Cup champion Kauto Star. Walsh was aboard Kauto Star for each of his five King George VI Chase wins. Plans were on Thursday being drawn up at major tracks over how to pay tribute to the Lionel Messi of horse racing after his surprise retirement. Walsh won the Punchestown Gold Cup on board Kemboy and then said it would be his last competitive ride. He was the best jockey I ever saw riding and the best I ever rode against. You can coach kids how to play but you cant turn them into Lionel Messi. HORSE racing legend Ruby Walsh has confirmed he is retiring from the sport after 20 years. Ruby had an extremely successful start to racing winning a Grand National at only 20

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