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Ruidoso Downs Race Track Announces Revised Jockey Policy In Response To Covid-19 Pandemic
RUIDOSO DOWNS, NM—JULY 7, 2020—The new explosion of COVID-19 cases around the country, especially in Texas, coupled with the close contact that jockeys experience in the Jockeys’ Quarters have created a health issue for Ruidoso Downs.

In order to remain vigilant and protect the race meet, the following order is issued to the Ruidoso Jockey Colony:

  • Effective July 8, 2020, any jockey riding at a track outside New Mexico may not ride at Ruidoso Downs until 14 days from that last out-of-state race. All riders coming in from outside New Mexico must self-quarantine 14 days before entering the Jockeys’ Quarters at Ruidoso Downs.
  • Any rider named in any race other than at Ruidoso Downs must contact the Clerk of Scales prior to returning to the Ruidoso Jockeys’ Q .. Read More
Name Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earnings
Chance to Excel 4300$458,515
Cyber Monday 3300$429,600
Hotsempting 4400$390,355
Eye Work for You 4300$380,666
Shott Gun 4200$356,259

By North American Race Leaders View Top 25 Horses
Name Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earnings
Jose E. Guzman 441794$668,319
Valeriano Racing Stables LLC 31732$624,751
Reliance Ranches LLC 731676$586,314
Bobby D. Cox 46945$580,345
L O S LLC. and Gallegos, Abelardo F. 10610$483,035

By North American Race Leaders View Top 25 Owners
Name Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earnings
Bobby D Cox 320503736$1,351,865
Steve D Burns Dvm 316585652$1,250,162
Edward C Allred 352594844$1,015,276
Mj Farms 177242824$703,015
McColee Land & Livestock Llc 8114137$599,127

By North American Race Leaders View Top 25 Breeders
Name Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earnings
Monty Arrossa 192433129$1,608,828
Eddie D. Willis 224385227$1,098,341
Sergio Ibarra 651245$918,528
Marcos Carrizales 521193$612,369
Mike Robbins 8919108$609,528

By North American Race Leaders View Top 25 Trainers
Name Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earnings
James A. Flores 251563430$1,655,090
Ricky Ramirez 264362836$988,113
Sergio Becerra, Jr. 117221411$832,898
Juan Pulido 254363629$747,078
Jimmy Dean Brooks 134252618$738,553

By North American Race Leaders View Top 25 Jockeys
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Spy For The Senate Wins QROOI Distance Series Stakes
AJAX, ONT—JULY 8, 2020—Coming off a fourth-place effort in the Picov Maturity only a week ago, Spy For The Senate flew late to defeat Not Whistlin Dixie by half-a-length in the $15,877(US) QROOI Distance Series Stakes Wednesday afternoon at Ajax Downs.

Ridden by jockey Ed Walton, the 4-year-old son of multiple stakes sire Louisiana Senator, completed the 350 yards in :17,732 seconds, equaling a speed index of 95 with a 5 mph tailwind. It was the sixth career win in 24 starts for the multiple stakes-winner and the $7,057(US) winner's purse boosted his bankroll to $90,501.

Trainer Jason Pascoe saddled the bay colt for owner .. Read More

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Forty Juveniles To Compete In Trials To The Govenor’s Cup Futurity
LOS ALAMITOS, CA—JULY 3, 2020—BF Outfoosed, who competed in the Grade 1 Ed Burke Million Futurity in his last start, and Robert Adair Kindergarten Futurity finalists La Reina Del Sur and Hi High Hopes are among the 40 juveniles that will race in the trials to the Governor’s Cup Futurity on Saturday at Los Alamitos.

Five futurity trials will be contested on Saturday with each heat featuring an eight-horse field. The Governor’s Cup trials will start in the fourth race of the eight-race card. First post is 7:05 p.m. The horses with the 10 fastest times will advance to the 350-yard final to be held here as part of California B .. Read More