Fallon race-fix trial collapses

JOCKEY Kieren Fallon's race-fixing trial collapsed today.

JOCKEY Kieren Fallon's race-fixing trial collapsed today.

Fallon and five other men were acquitted by an Old Bailey jury on the directions of trial judge, Mr Justice Forbes.

He said there was no case to answer following defence submissions at the end of two months of prosecution evidence.

The six-time champion jockey is set to get back in the saddle following a 17-month suspension imposed after his arrest.

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