Venezuelans Leonel Reyes Ramos and Júnior Alvarado were the most outstanding riders last weekend in the Gulfstream Park West and Belmont Park ovals, respectively.
Reyes Ramos stood out with four victories in the 9 races that were disputed during the day on Saturday in the Florida oval day to be in the first place of the statistic with eight wins and $ 115.640 produced for the owners.
The Falconian, who has the advice of the experienced José Gregorio Sánchez in the selection of mounts and with whom he has formed a very productive team, began Wednesday with Northern in the third, to continue with Chic And Sexy in the fifth and Alien Invasion in the sixth.
On Thursday, the program opened with Dude's Secret, trained by Eduardo Azpurua Jr.
Saturday began with Rigo in the second, in what was the first victory for Venezuelan coach Ernesto Ochoa in the United States. In the fifth he visited the winners' venue through Dixie Prince and in the sixth he won with Zero Spent, with the presentation of José Garóffalo and closed the afternoon with La Australiana, trained by Juan Carlos Ávila.
«We are living a special week in our career in this difficult profession: 8 wins that are the product of constant work. Thank God, the coaches and owners who support us day by day. Let's keep going ”, published the prominent whip on his Twitter account, after the Saturday session.
Junior Alvarado classic
The outstanding barquisimetano whip imposed on Arklow in the José Hirsch Turf Classic Stakes, played on Saturday in Belmot Park, in 2.400 meters and prize of 500.000 dollars.The trained by Brad Cox, defeated in good demonstration Channel Maker, led by John Velázquez and was ready for his participation in the Breeder's Cup Turf, to be held in Santa Anita Park