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1,000 Wins To US Jockey Erick Rodriguez
US jockey Erick Rodriguez recorded his 1,000th winner when 5YO gelding Pot Of Gold scored over 6 furlongs at Presque Isle Downs in Pennsylvania. Rodriguez, 31, has been riding for 9 years (mainly on the Maryland circuit) & came back to the saddle after fracturing 4 vertebrae in a major fall at Laurel Park in 2005.