Champion Jockey turned trainer B Prakash passed away in the early hours of this morning at Mumbai today. Unconfirmed news is that he suffered a heart attack in a cab while waiting to travel to Pune. He was 40 and is survived by his parents, wife and two daughters.
Prakash is the first and only Indian jockey to have won more than 2000 races and has the highest Classic tally as well. Indiarace offers heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family.
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