Maryline Eon wins the Lady Jockeys' Thoroughbred World Championship

French jockey Maryline Eon entered the history books recently by becoming the first female to ride in the Group 1 Prix de Diane at Chantilly in June. On July 4th she reached another milestone in her career when winning the inaugural Lady Jockeys' Thoroughbred World Championship at Bro Park in Sweden. 

Final standings:
1 - Maryline Eon: 56
2 - Sara Slot: 52
3 - Danielle Johnson: 40
4 - Kei Chiong: 33
5 - Stefanie Hofer: 30
5 - Sammy Jo Bell: 30
7 - Fanny Olsson: 20
8 - Ana O’Brien: 13
9 - Hayley Turner: 10

Read more in the Thoroughbred Daily News: Eon On Top Of The World In Sweden