With former champion jockey and arguably the greatest ever, Lester Piggott’s son Jamie Piggott(19) making his racecourse debut at Killarney on Thursday for Tommy Stack, Boylesports have priced up some specials
Ireland’s largest independent bookmaker go 8/1 that he will be Champion Apprentice in Ireland before 2018 and 66/1 that he will ride a Group 1 winner in Ireland or England before his 26th birthday.
Leon Blanche, Head of Communications at Boylesports said “Jamie will be bidding to follow in his father’s footsteps and we are going 100/1 that he can ride an Epsom Derby winner before his 26th birthday.”
He added “We at Boylesports wish Jamie a successful and safe riding career and no doubt he will be a name to follow in the future.”
To be champion apprentice in Ireland by 2018 – 8/1
To ride a Group 1 winner in UK or Ireland before his 26th birthday – 66/1
To ride an Epsom Derby winner before his 26th birthday – 100/1
To be champion jockey in Ireland before his 26th birthday – 66/1