Melbourne Cup winning jockey Michelle Payne has reportedly stormed out of a press conference in London on Thursday to promote Saturday’s Dubai Duty Free Cup.

It is reported that Payne swore at an Ascot official after she was asked to stay longer having complained of feeling unwell.

Michelle is in the UK to ride in Saturday’s Shergar Cup day at Ascot.

Payne won the 2015 Melbourne Cup aboard Prince Of Penzance at triple figure odds.

Early in the conference Michelle addressed the media and answered reporters questions, watch some of those below.

Twitter blew up over the news she swore at an official and walked out:

 
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