Rishi Persad has led a fantastic career in broadcasting. Beginning at At The Races in the early 2000s, Persad’s star has risen exponentially to become a regular face on terrestrial coverage of racing and golf today, to name but two. In this feature, Persad speaks in-depth with Sky Sports Racing’s Josh Apiafi on the issues of diversity, race and inclusion in the sport of horse racing. Persad provides an eye-opening account of a broadcaster from an ethnic background working in the racing industry, recounting shocking experiences and looking to find solutions for the betterment of the sport and society today.
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