The riders are often sponsored by local politicians, who tout their ownership of race horses during their campaigns. Photo: AFP

Conflicts of interest keep Mongolian child jockeys in the saddle

Mongolia holds an average of 600 horse races with over 16,000 children participating as jockeys, according to government figures

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The riders are often sponsored by local politicians, who tout their ownership of race horses during their campaigns. Photo: AFP
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