VIDEO: The race is on to be crowned Champion Jockey 2015

It's all to play for as the Stobart Jockeys' Championship kicks off on QIPCO 2000 Guineas day at Newmarket. Current Champion Richard Hughes and challengers William Buick, Paul Hanagan, Hayley Turner and rising star, Louis Steward, tell us their feelings as they build up to the start of the new Championship.

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The new Stobart Jockeys' Championship kicks off on Saturday, with £100,000 on offer for the most successful jockeys over the course of the season. The overall Champion will scoop £25,000, while the runner-up will collect £10,000, the winning-most jockey in the calendar year £15,000, and the leading apprentice £5,000. The current Champion Jockey is Richard Hughes, who is bidding to land the title for a fourth consecutive time in his final year in the saddle.

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