Saturday success: Jim Cassidy rides Press Statement to win the TAB Place Multi Plate at Rosehill.Saturday success: Jim Cassidy rides Press Statement to win the TAB Place Multi Plate at Rosehill. Photo: Anthony Johnson

Hall Of Fame jockey Jim Cassidy will take his winter break early after tearing a hamstring at Rosehill on Saturday.

Cassidy was going to ride through to the middle of June but the injury will take at least three weeks to repair, so he has decided to start his break and miss the next two months.