Meech injured in Geelong fall

Meech injured in Geelong fall

Linda Meech,¬†Victoria’s current leading rider, has been injured in a fall at the start of Race 9 at Geelong on Wednesday.

Meech fell from her mount La Lova shortly after the pair left the barriers, having jumped from the inside gate.

The Victorian Jockeys Association issued an update shortly afterwards saying that Meech was being transported to hospital with a suspected broken collarbone.