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1,000 Wins At Churchill Downs To US Jockey Borel
US jockey Calvin Borel, 43, recorded his 1,000th winner at Churchill Downs in Kentucky on Gray Hart's Girl. Borel (rider of 3 of the last 4 Gr1 Kentucky Derby winners) is the 2nd jockey to reach 1,000 victories at Churchill Downs, after US Hall-Of-Fame rider Pat Day (who notched 2,482 wins at historic Churchill). Overall Borel (who began riding in 1983) boasts 4,767 career winners from 32,027 starters for US$110,799,492 earnings.