The Venezuelan trainer Gilberto Zerpa completed 300 victories in the racetrack in the United States, when he received the mare Dinner At Five in the victors' enclosure of the Gulfstream Park racetrack, in the third race last Saturday.
The winner is a 4-year-old mare, daughter of Kantharos in Seth's Toy, born in the state of Florida and bred by Joel W. Sainer, who ran in the Soldi Stable LLC colors and was led to victory by Panamanian rider Miguel Vasquez.
He drove third in the opening meters and passed to the front of the lot early to stay in first place until the finish. He crossed it with a three-quarter length advantage over Freezer Burn in a time of 1'26 ”31 for 1.400 meters, on a sandy track.
Gilberto Zerpa does not have a great horse and yet he has had a good performance in terms of triumphs, according to the number of copies he presents and also exhibits good numbers in terms of figurations in the first three places.
He has been performing in the United States since 2004 and achieved his first victory in 2008.
Thus, in 2018 he achieved his best campaign to date, winning 49 victories, according to the page equibase.com. The two years prior to that, he also exhibited a good level, visiting the winner's venue 30 times each. His numbers are very interesting, because he exhibits a good 22% in terms of victories and a more striking 50% in terms of his figures in the first three places on the board in each competition.