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Joel Rosario reigns at Keeneland's opening weekend, voted Jockey of the Week

on 04/07/2021 3:36 PM
Joel Rosario's amazing weekend at Keeneland included six stakes wins, three alone for trainer Wesley Ward, leading to Jockey of the Week honors for March 29 through April 4.
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Stewart Elliott wins his first Sam Houston Race Park Leading Jockey Title

on 04/06/2021 1:24 PM
Jockey Stewart Elliott picked up his first leading rider title at Sam Houston Race Park in pretty much gate-to-wire fashion. The nationally respected veteran rode first call for Steve Asmussen
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"Biggest Part" of his father's legacy lives on in DeShawn Parker

on 04/05/2021 2:22 PM
Perhaps the greatest legacy a man can leave behind is found in the hearts of the people whose lives he touched along the way.
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Armando Martinez scores 2000th winning ride

on 04/05/2021 1:41 PM
Jockey Armando Martinez accomplished his 2,000thThoroughbred win April 3 as he piloted trainer/owner Mark Hibdon's Upperclassman to victory in the fifth race at Fonner Park.
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Jockey Leandro Goncalves hits milestone win at Sam Houston

on 03/31/2021 2:46 PM
Jockey Leandro Goncalves won his 2,000th Thoroughbred race in North America on Saturday night at Sam Houston Race Park in Houston,
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Eric Cancel wins first jockey title at NYRA to earn Jockey of the Week

on 03/31/2021 1:07 PM
Capping a remarkable week in the 24-year-old's riding career, Eric Cancel was voted Jockey of the Week for March 22 through March 28.
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James Graham repeats as leading rider at Fair Grounds

on 03/29/2021 3:37 PM
James Graham not only repeated to win the jockey’s title for the third time, but he obliterated his total of 63 wins last year, posting a seismic 88 on the board to hold off Adam Beschizza (85), with Mitchell Murrill (73)
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A remembrance: Larry Melancon (1955-2021)

on 03/29/2021 2:22 PM
Larry Melancon might not have been the top jockey at Churchill Downs during his long career, though he ranks among the winningest riders at the historic Louisville track
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Junior Alvarado wins two stakes earning Jockey of the Week honors

on 03/24/2021 9:02 AM
Jockey Junior Alvarado had a very good week. With two stakes wins and a total of nine victories including five on a single day, Alvarado was voted Jockey of the Week for March 15-March 21.
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Stakes win with Carlos L emotional for Alex Canchari

on 03/22/2021 10:33 AM
Not only was the $150,000 Temperence Hill Stakes for older horses March 13 at Oaklawn the most lucrative victory for jockey Alex Canchari, it may have been the most emotional of his 10-year riding career.
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Glenn Corbett reaches career milestone earning Jockey of the Week

on 03/17/2021 9:02 AM
With a career milestone and two stakes wins, veteran jockey Glenn Corbett was voted Jockey of the Week for March 8 through March 14.
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Arnaldo Bocachica wins career race 2,000 to earn Jockey of the Week

on 03/10/2021 1:27 PM
The perennial leading rider at Charles Town, Arnaldo Bocachica, won his final race on March 6 aboard Never Complain to reach an even 2,000 wins in his career and earn Jockey of the Week for March 1-March 7.
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Two graded stakes wins earns Luis Saez Jockey of the Week

on 03/03/2021 11:28 AM
Luis Saez usually rides at Gulfstream Park, but he travelled to Oaklawn Park last week as the track reopened after adverse weather conditions led to a two-week shutdown
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Stakes triple for Flavien Prat earns Jockey of the Week honor

on 02/24/2021 9:49 AM
Jockey Flavien Prat had a very good week. In addition to winning all three stakes races at Santa Anita he also registered his 1,000th North American victory.
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Diego Saenz"s four stakes at Delta Downs earns Jockey of the Week

on 02/18/2021 3:50 PM
Jockey Diego Saenz won four stakes races at Delta Downs on their richest program of the year to earn Jockey of the Week honors for February 8 through February 14.
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Gallardo keeps to task, wins #2,000 in heart-stopping fashion

on 02/03/2021 3:38 PM
Antonio Gallardo didn't throw in the towel after getting passed in deep stretch aboard 5-year-old mare Do What It Takes in Wednesday's fourth race at Tampa Bay Downs.
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Jon Court guides Will's Secret to stakes win and Jockey of the Week

on 02/03/2021 8:38 AM
A fan favorite at Oaklawn Park for 40 years, Jon Court proved he isn't slowing down as he recorded his 34th stakes victory and 689th career
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Joel Rosario wins Pegasus World Cup and Jockey of the Week honors

on 01/28/2021 1:48 PM
Joel Rosario posted three stakes wins including the Grade I Pegasus World Cup to be named Jockey of the Week for January 18 through January 24.
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A stakes double for Brian "B.J." Hernandez, Jr. earns Jockey of the Week

on 01/20/2021 9:58 AM
After two stakes victories at Fair Grounds on "The Road to the Derby Kickoff Day," Brian Hernandez, Jr. was voted Jockey of the Week for January 11 through January 17.
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Akifumi Kato's remarkable racing record earns Jockey of the Week honors

on 01/13/2021 9:24 AM
Akifumi Kato's amazing record of posting at least one win each year for 50 consecutive years was such a unique achievement it earned the journeyman
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