Ticker
  • California Chrome edges Dortmund in a San Diego Handicap showdown.Posted 13 hours ago
  • Mokat (7-1) turns the San Clemente into a one-filly show.Posted 14 hours ago
  • Dacita just gets up in the Grade 1 Diana in a four-horse photo.Posted 16 hours ago
  • Front Pocket Money grinds to victory in the Grade 3 Jersey Shore.Posted 18 hours ago
  • Hit It Once More romps home a big winner of the New York Derby.Posted 19 hours ago
  • Bitumen (4-5) powers home to win the Grade 3 Sanford at Saratoga.Posted 20 hours ago
  • Secretariat winner Highland Reel goes all the way in the Group 1 King George.Posted 23 hours ago
  • Heavily favored Enola Gray makes short work of her competition in the Fleet Treat.Posted 1 day ago
  • Ancient Secret takes the Lake George (G2).Posted 1 day ago
  • Sweet Loretta the strong winner of the Schuylerville (G3).Posted 1 day ago

Dominguez Off Mounts Saturday

Jockey Ramon Dominguez, who was involved in a spill in Friday’s sixth race at Belmont Park, is off his Saturday mounts with some general stiffness but hopes to ride on Sunday, according to his agent Steve Rushing.

 

In the Friday race, a one-mile allowance optional claimer for New York-bred fillies and mares run on the Widener turf course, Dominguez was aboard Ms Stilleto (No. 6), who appeared to clip heels with Starjetta (No. 2) on the backstretch, causing Ms Stilleto to stumble and unseat her rider. Dominguez stood and walked unassisted to the chase ambulance and was taken to NYRA First Aid for evaluation, then transported to North Shore University Hospital. He was released from the hospital on Friday evening.

 

Dominguez, 34, is currently third in the Belmont Park spring/summer meet jockey standings with 23 wins. He was the leading rider in New York last year and in 2009, his first full year of riding on the NYRA circuit. The Venezuelan native won the Eclipse Award for Outstanding Jockey in 2010 and led the nation in earnings with more than $16 million in purses.

 

 

 

 

comments powered by Disqus

Related Pages

Related Stories

Top Stories