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1,000 Wins For US Trainer Bob Hess Junior
US trainer Bob Hess junior recorded his 1,000th winner when front-running 3YO filly So Tempted scored at Hollywood Park in California. Hess, 46, began his career in 1983 as an assistant to his father (who was based in Northern California) before branching out on his own in 1987. Overall his runners have also notched 941 runners-up & 889 3rd-placings from 6,633 starts for US$31,783,825 earnings.