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RankRatingPhotoJockeyBest WinsLatest Comment
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9.51
Mike E. Smith 2005 Kentucky Derby (G1)-Giacomo
2011 Breeders Cup Classic (G1)-Drosselmeyer
2009 Breeders Cup Classic (G1)-Zenyatta
MW Davis  Smokin' Hot ♥
2
9.47
Javier J. Castellano 2004 Breeders Cup Classic (G1)-Ghostzapper
2006 Preakness Stakes (G1)-Bernardini
2014 Breeders Cup Filly and Mare Turf (G1)-Dayatthespa
tmallios  How does the old saying go........The Rich get Richer. Today was hardly a day for Javier to write home about. But for his troubles,he does pick up a g... more
3
9.34
John R. Velazquez 2011 Kentucky Derby (G1)-Animal Kingdom
2012 Belmont Stakes (G1)-Union Rags
2007 Belmont Stakes (G1)-Rags To Riches
tmallios  Let me preface the rest of this post, J.R. is maybe 1 of the top 3 riders in America. That being said, i was very critical of the ride he gave Tonalis... more
4
9.31
Gary L. Stevens 1997 Kentucky Derby (G1)-Silver Charm
1995 Kentucky Derby (G1)-Thunder Gulch
1988 Kentucky Derby (G1)-Winning Colors
travel_vic  We have had several riders coming off injury and or rehab who have to provide evidence of health. COMMON SENSE to protect the integrity of the game.
5
9.20
Edgar S. Prado 2006 Kentucky Derby (G1)-Barbaro
2004 Belmont Stakes (G1)-Birdstone
2002 Belmont Stakes (G1)-Sarava
https://www.facebook.com/john.  The last 3-5 years have been rough for Edgar as far as getting those "big" mounts. I get sad when on days like the Breeders Cup and Kentucly Derby I s... more
6
9.07
Joel Rosario 2013 Kentucky Derby (G1)-Orb
2014 Belmont Stakes (G1)-Tonalist
2010 Breeders Cup Dirt Mile (G1)-Dakota Phone
John Agnello  Still think the Dubai World Cup is the most prestigious race in the world? Just my opinion, not even in the top 3. Oh, by the way, Joel had 5 wins( co... more
7
9.05
Shaun X. Bridgmohan 2014 Ashland Stakes (G1)-Room Service
2011 Donn Handicap (G1)-Giant Oak
2010 Clark Handicap (G1)-Giant Oak
cary.springers  Good joc
8
8.97
Rafael Bejarano 2014 Breeders Cup Dirt Mile (G1)-Goldencents
2013 Breeders Cup Dirt Mile (G1)-Goldencents
2007 Breeders Cup Distaff (G1)-Ginger Punch
DevineBULLS***  Horrible Jockey, when you do not listen to the trainer on how to ride the horse and do what you want you are going to gain a bad reputation. Too bad b... more
9
8.90
Victor Espinoza 2015 Kentucky Derby (G1)-American Pharoah
2014 Kentucky Derby (G1)-California Chrome
2002 Kentucky Derby (G1)-War Emblem
lou Diamonds  Hi, Horse fans just thought u might like to know I rated American P triple crown winner at S- 105 using my racing Formula, a super performance by both... more
10
8.70
Jose L. Ortiz 2015 Carter Handicap (G1)-Dads Caps
2014 Frizette (G1)-By the Moon
2014 Beldame (G1)-Belle Gallantey
elvis16  Where is he. Not riding anywhere. Thought for sure he would be at Churchill today
11
8.62
Irad Ortiz Jr. 2014 Breeders Cup Juvenile Fillies' Turf (G1)-Lady Eli
2015 Belmont Oaks (G1)-Lady Eli
2015 Manhattan Hcp. (G1)-Slumber
sheillagh  I have been watching you race at Saratoga this past summer. You are a talented, gifted competitive jockey! It's exciting to watch you race!
12
8.56
Javier Matias 2015 Portland Mile (LS)-Sportive
2012 WTBOA Lads (LS)-Mike Man's Gold
2012 Premio Esmeralda (LS)-Mike Man's Gold
aldinho777  Great Jockey!
13
8.49
Paco Lopez 2014 Woodward Stakes (G1)-Itsmyluckyday
2015 Inside Information (G2)-Classic Point
2014 Prioress (G2)-Stonetastic
John Karczewski  Around this time last I posted In praise of Paco Lopez. Now I have to question him a bit. Paco was known as an aggressive rider and that was a knock o... more
14
8.48
William T. Buick 2015 Irish Derby (G1)-Jack Hobbs
2015 Dubai World Cup (G1)-Prince Bishop
2014 Middle Park Stakes (G1)-Charming Thought
15
8.38
Joseph P. O'Brien 2011 Breeders Cup Turf (G1)-St Nicholas Abbey
2014 Fillies' Mile (G1)-Together Forever
2014 Vincent O'Brien National Stakes (G1)-Gleneagles
Northport  Joseph O'Brien will miss the start of the Irish Flat season at the Curragh on Sunday and instead head to Limerick for a first ride over hurdles. The 7... more
16
8.28
Calvin H. Borel 2010 Kentucky Derby (G1)-Super Saver
2009 Kentucky Derby (G1)-Mine That Bird
2007 Kentucky Derby (G1)-Street Sense
carlymay  I think people missed Calvin more than they missed El Kabeir in the Derby.
17
8.27
Channing Hill 2008 Forego (G1)-First Defence
2011 Distaff Handicap (G2)-Nicole H
2009 Red Smith Handicap (G2)-Expansion
18
8.26
Robby J. Albarado 2007 Breeders Cup Classic (G1)-Curlin
2007 Preakness Stakes (G1)-Curlin
2011 Breeders Cup Mile (G1)-Court Vision
RobinZakrewski  I have followed Robby most of his career. I had the opportunity to meet him and pic his brain the night before the Arkansas Derby 2013. He is a very ... more
19
8.22
Kent J. Desormeaux 2008 Kentucky Derby (G1)-Big Brown
2000 Kentucky Derby (G1)-Fusaichi Pegasus
1998 Kentucky Derby (G1)-Real Quiet
mdracing69  Hall of Fame jockey Kent Desormeaux rides bargain claim Soi Phet for trainer Leonard Powell in the Group 1, $1,003,000 Tokyo Daishoten at about 1 ¼ mi... more
20
8.10
Quincy K. Welch 2007 British Columbia Oaks (C3)-Alpine Garden
AprilWelch  Good Job on the first Turf Win on July. 9th 2011
21
8.04
Manuel Franco 2015 Withers (G3)-Far From Over
2015 Intercontinental (LS)-Zindaya
2015 License Fee (LS)-Zindaya
22
8.03
Mario Gutierrez 2012 Kentucky Derby (G1)-I'll Have Another
2012 Preakness Stakes (G1)-I'll Have Another
2013 FrontRunner (G1)-Bond Holder
mdracing69  Jockey Mario Gutierrez will be at Delta Downs Saturday to ride Rum Point for trainer Doug O’Neill in the Grade III $1,000,000 Delta Jackpot. Gutierrez... more
23
7.94
Jacqueline A. Davis 2013 African Prince (LS)-Roode Dude
jonathanpoker  she screwed street swagg
24
7.92
Alex O. Solis 2003 Breeders Cup Classic (G1)-Pleasantly Perfect
1986 Preakness Stakes (G1)-Snow Chief
2003 Breeders Cup Turf (G1)-Johar
Jbyrnes1  Congratulations to Alex Solis, picks up career win 5,000 in the Blue Norther stakes at Santa Anita aboard Lutine Belle. Congrats Alex
25
7.82
Julien R. Leparoux 2009 Breeders Cup Dirt Mile (G1)-Furthest Land
2009 Breeders' Cup Filly and Mare Sprint (G1)-Informed Decision
2009 Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies (G1)-She Be Wild
Sullivan  What do the haters say now that he won the Test (G1) perfectly?
26
7.80
Luis Contreras 2014 Carter Handicap (G1)-Dads Caps
2015 Dance Smartly (G2)-Strut The Course
2014 Eclipse (G2)-Frac Daddy
https://www.facebook.com/john.agnello.58  I think Luis is a frickin idiot to do what he did in the 8th @ Gulf. 30 days on the shelf is what he deserves and a punch in the mouth from Paco. What... more
27
7.80
David Cohen 2012 Travers Stakes (G1)-Golden Ticket
2011 Nashua (G2)-Vexor
2010 Vagrancy Hdcp. (G2)-Hour Glass
harry  where is David/?When will he be back???
28
7.78
Corey S. Nakatani 2012 Breeders Cup Dirt Mile (G1)-Tapizar
2011 Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies (G1)-My Miss Aurelia
2006 Breeders Cup Sprint (G1)-Thor's Echo
Jbyrnes1  Corey Nakatani officially diagnosed with a broken collarbone, will be out for 3-4 weeks and will not need surgery. According to DRF
29
7.73
Aaron T. Gryder 2009 Dubai World Cup (G1)-Well Armed
2008 Goodwood Stakes (G1)-Well Armed
1992 Super Derby (G1)-Senor Tomas
mdracing69  Jockey Aaron Gryder tweeted that he received an unexpected bonus for his victory aboard Calidoscopio in the Breeders’ Cup Marathon. Gryder has been in... more
30
7.67
Vladimir Diaz 1999 Rare Treat (G3)-Carta De Amor
2010 Da Hoss (LS)-Baltimore Bob
31
7.67
Rosemary B. Homeister Jr. 2009 W L McKnight Handicap (G2)-Cloudy's Knight
2015 Fantasy (G3)-Include Betty
2010 Florida Oaks (G3)-Diva Delite
travel_vic  Can WOMEN be juniors? that is a new one really. Ever meet a gal called Junior? I never have.
32
7.62
Russell A. Baze 2010 Ancient Title (G1)-Smiling Tiger
2005 King's Bishop (G1)-Lost In The Fog
2010 San Francisco Mile (G2)-Bold Chieftain
buzzcat859  coming off his tamarando win he looked dead in the water at the 1/16 pole laid down started riding hard and got up by a head. announcer even said tha... more
33
7.55
Jose Lezcano 2013 Breeders Cup Mile (G1)-Wise Dan
2015 Ogden Phipps Hcp. (G1)-Wedding Toast
2014 Belmont Derby (G1)-Mr Speaker
steveital  Kicked ass on Tripocha
34
7.48
William A. Antongeorgi III 2013 Golden Nugget (LS)-Broken Sword
mdracing69  William Antongeorgi is back riding full time in Southern California after a successful run in the Bay Area. “I’ll ride here for the summer and if thin... more
35
7.39
Eduardo E. Perez 2012 Pucker Up Stakes (G3)-Leading Astray
2011 Washington Park Hcp (G3)-Mister Marti Gras
2014 Isaac Murphy Hcp. (LS)-Fire Tricks
AudreyGustafson  hes the most wounderful jockey ever i have know
36
7.39
Deshawn L. Parker 2014 Tom Ridge (LS)-Choctaw Chuck
2012 Cleveland Kindergarten Stakes (LS)-Significant Bling
2011 Handicap (LS)-Rafe
blkmoney12  Would like too give a shout out too deshawn parker on winning his 4700th career race last week and winning 14 mounts at sam Houston race coarse last w... more
37
7.34
Taylor B. Rice 2014 Lynbrook (RS)-Wonder Gal
2014 Mount Vernon (RS)-Mah Jong Maddnes
2014 Hollie Hughes (RS)-Be Bullish
tcglory  she is a rising star at aqueduct this year and is on her way to a big carear as a jokcey. Love what shes doing
38
7.34
Luis Saez 2014 Diana Stakes (G1)-Somali Lemonade
2013 Clark Handicap (G1)-Will Take Charge
2013 Travers Stakes (G1)-Will Take Charge
Jbyrnes1  Per agent Richie DePass, "Luis Saez plans to return to riding on Oct.29th, opening day at Aqueduct, Saez wants to show heartfelt appreciation on behal... more
39
7.27
Cornelio H. Velasquez 2007 Breeders Cup Mile (G1)-Kip Deville
2007 Breeders' Cup Juvenile (G1)-War Pass
2005 Breeders Cup Distaff (G1)-Pleasant Home
shores  Number 3000! Congratulations!!
40
7.27
Garrett K. Gomez 2010 Breeders Cup Classic (G1)-Blame
2012 Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies (G1)-Beholder
2008 Breeders Cup Sprint (G1)-Midnight Lute
Jbyrnes1  Garrett Gomez has announced via Facebook that he has officially retired from horse racing. Gomez Stata that he has made this decision based on his fam... more
41
7.09
Melanie Pinto 2010 Don Valliere Memorial Cup (LS)-Teacher Boyne
joejoe2223  2 MORE WINS AT THE FORT FOR JOCKEY MEL ON MONDAY!!! MY FAVORITE JOCKEY BY FAR!!!
42
7.09
Gabriel Saez 2011 Del Mar Oaks (G1)-Summer Soiree
2008 Alabama (G1)-Proud Spell
2008 Kentucky Oaks (G1)-Proud Spell
kaitlinefree1  sidelined with a broken arm.
43
7.09
Christophe Soumillon 2005 Breeders Cup Turf (G1)-Shirocco
2015 Coronation Stakes (G1)-Ervedya
2015 Poule d'Essai des Pouliches (G1)-Ervedya
ILuvTurfRacing  Starting in the 2014 season, jokcey Christophe Soumillon will once again become the Aga Khan's top stable jockey replacing Christophe Lemaire, announc... more
44
7.09
Tammi Piermarini 2013 Last Dance (LS)-Victor Laszlo
2013 Isadorable (LS)-Navy Nurse
2015 Parx Derby (RS)-Bluegrass Singer
45
7.09
Ricardo Gonzalez 2015 Juan Gonzalez Memorial (LS)-Stays In Vegas
2014 Golden Gate Debutante (LS)-Seduire
2014 Golden Nugget (LS)-Stalk The Wildcat
46
7.07
Tom P. Queally 2009 Breeders Cup Filly and Mare Turf (G1)-Midday
2012 Champion Stakes (G1)-Frankel
2012 Matron Stakes (G1)-Chachamaidee
ILuvTurfRacing  British jockey, Tom Queally, who's ridden such Juddmonte horses as Frankel, Twice Over, & Midday to past G1 glory provides me with the funniest thing ... more
47
7.07
Jeremy Rose 2005 Belmont Stakes (G1)-Afleet Alex
2005 Preakness Stakes (G1)-Afleet Alex
2009 Whitney Handicap (G1)-Bullsbay
https://www.facebook.com/melissa.cataldo.12  love that smile. oh so cute
48
7.07
James Doyle 2015 Falmouth Stakes (G1)-Amazing Maria
2015 Tattersalls Gold Cup (G1)-Al Kazeem
2015 Lockinge Stakes (G1)-Night Of Thunder
Northport  Both James Doyle and William Buick have been hiring as retained jockeys for Godolphin. Silvestre de Sousa's contract will not be renewed and Mickael B... more
49
7.04
Patrick A. Valenzuela 1989 Kentucky Derby (G1)-Sunday Silence
1989 Preakness Stakes (G1)-Sunday Silence
2003 Breeders Cup Distaff (G1)-Adoration
Italian mike  P.V. will be riding again! There are good jockeys,but Pat is a great jockey
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6.89
Joseph Talamo 2014 Clement L. Hirsch Stakes (G1)-Iotapa
2014 Vanity Hcp (G1)-Iotapa
2014 Shoemaker Mile (G1)-Obviously
charlie  great rider.
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