The 18-year-old Alishba Mohsin became Pakistan’s first female apprentice jockey. She is currently studying for her A-levels in Lahore. She became Pakistan’s first female apprentice jockey following her first race on 10 October. Alishba participated in the Imtiaz Memorial Cup race in Lahore and finished sixth. She first joined the Lahore race club when she was 13 years old.
However, she wasn’t able to devote any time to it since she was enrolled in school. Eventually, the young jockey rejoined the race club after four years and decided to become a professional jockey.