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1,000 US Wins To Jockey David Lopez
Jockey David Lopez recorded his 1,000th US winner when Sourdough Sam won the Oakland Stakes (6 furlongs) at Golden Gate Fields in California for trainer Dean Pederson. Lopez, 30, was born in Peru & “actually reached 1,000 victories a long time ago as he won nearly 500 races in his homeland before coming to the US in 2001” noted bloodhorse.com.