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Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 12 / 14 / 17

DIDO HARDING  and SANDY DUDGEON were appointed to the main board of The Jockey Club. JULIA BUDD , a Jockey Club steward since '12, was elected deputy senior steward, replacing ANDREW MERRIAM . Harding and Dudgeon were appointed to three-year terms form Jan. 1 ( THOROUGHBRED DAILY NEWS, 12...

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