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UPI horse racing weekend preview

UPI horse racing weekend preview

Racing looks to the future this weekend -- the immediate future of year-end championship and the longer range of next year's Classics.
Robert Kieckhefer, UPI Racing Writer
UPI horse racing weekend preview

UPI horse racing weekend preview

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Robert Kieckhefer, UPI Racing Writer
UPI horse racing roundup

UPI horse racing roundup

Next year's Kentucky Derby hopefuls get in some early licks in weekend Thoroughbred racing.
Robert Kieckhefer, UPI Racing Writer
UPI Horse Racing Roundup

UPI Horse Racing Roundup

Royal Ascot winds down, Breeders' Cup preps in full international swing in weekend horse racing.
Robert Kieckhefer, UPI Racing Writer
UPI Horse Racing Weekend Preview

UPI Horse Racing Weekend Preview

Top weekend races run from Ascot's royal precincts to the bayou country of Louisiana; also featuring Thursday's Royal Ascot results.
Robert Kieckhefer, UPI Racing Writer
UPI Horse Racing Weekend Preview

UPI Horse Racing Weekend Preview

History on tap this weekend in the Belmont Stakes and Epsom Derby
Robert Kieckhefer, UPI Racing Writer
UPI Horse Racing Roundup

UPI Horse Racing Roundup

California Chrome comes up short of the Triple Crown at Belmont, Australia delivers the goods at Epsom in a busy weekend of Thoroughbred racing.
Robert Kieckhefer, UPI Racing Writer
No Triple Crown, California Chrome owner cries 'foul'

No Triple Crown, California Chrome owner cries 'foul'

Tonalist beats California Crown in Belmont, denying him the Triple Crown, while losing owner says the winner "took the coward's way out."
Robert Kieckhefer
California Chrome draws gate No. 2 for historic Triple Crown try

California Chrome draws gate No. 2 for historic Triple Crown try

California Chrome bids to become the first U.S. Triple Crown winner since 1978, starting from post position No. 2 in Saturday's Belmont Stakes
Robert Kieckhefer, UPI Racing Writer
Horse racing roundup

Horse racing roundup

California Chrome heads to Belmont Park bearing hopes of a Triple Crown. Lots of world-class racing action around the globe.
Robert Kieckhefer, UPI Racing Writer
Can California Chrome win the Triple Crown?

Can California Chrome win the Triple Crown?

California Chrome has looked invincible in winning the first two legs of the Triple Crown but history shows his toughest test is yet to come.
Robert Kieckhefer, UPI Racing Writer
Horse Racing Weekend Preview

Horse Racing Weekend Preview

Kentucky Derby winner California Chrome drew in gate No. 3 for Saturday's Preakness Stakes and is the favorite to win the second jewel of the U.S. Triple Crown.
Robert Kieckhefer, UPI Racing Writer
UPI Horse Racing Roundup

UPI Horse Racing Roundup

California Chrome's Kentucky Derby win raises Triple Crown hopes and keys a full weekend of top-class racing around the globe
By Robert Kieckhefer, UPI Racing Writer
UPI horse racing roundup

UPI horse racing roundup

Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks preps, an historic China race meeting and some odd doings in weekend Thoroughbred racing.
By ROBERT KIECKHEFER, UPI Racing Writer

UPI Thoroughbred Racing Roundup

Wrap-up of thoroughbred stakes action.
ROBERT KIECKHEFER, UPI Racing Writer
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Victor Espinoza
PIM2002051807 - BALTIMORE, Md., May 18 (UPI) -- Jockey Victor Espinoza, on War Emblem, raises his rider's crop in victory after winning the 127th Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Track in Baltimore, Md., on May 18, 2002. At left is Proud Citizen in third place with Michael Smith up. War Emblem also won the Kentucky Derby on May 4, giving him a shot at the Triple Crown. rlw/Roger L. Wollenberg UPI
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Moccasin Stakes (1996, 2000) Shadwell Turf Mile Stakes (1999) Hollywood Gold Cup (2000) Del Mar Breeders' Cup Handicap (2000, 2001, 2004) Del Mar Futurity (2001, 2004, 2006) Sham Stakes (2001, 2005, 2006) Wood Memorial Stakes (2001) Providencia Stakes (2001, 2008) Haskell Invitational Handicap (2002) San Diego Handicap (2003, 2004, 2005) Delta Jackpot Stakes (2004) Sunshine Millions Classic (2004) Pimlico Special (2004) Thunder Road Handicap (2004, 2006) Hawthorne Gold Cup Handicap (2005) Arlington Million (2006) CashCall Mile Invitational Stakes (2006) C. L. Hirsch Memorial Turf Championship (2006) Lane's End Breeders' Futurity (2006) WinStar Derby (2006, 2007) Las Flores Handicap (2006, 2008) La CaƱada Stakes (2007) San Felipe Stakes (2007) Winstar Oaks (2006, 2007, 2009) A Gleam Invitational Handicap (2007) Potrero Grande Breeders' Cup Handicap (2008) California Cup Distance Handicap (2008) Tuzla Handicap (2008) Lazaro Barrera Memorial Stakes (2010)

Victor Espinoza (born May 23, 1972 in Mexico City, Mexico) is a jockey in American Thoroughbred horse racing. He began riding in his native Mexico and earned his first win there in 1992 before moving the following year to compete at racetracks in California.

Since coming to the United States, Victor Espinoza has developed into one of the country's top jockeys. In 2000, was his big break when he won the Breeders' Cup Distaff aboard Spain and in 2002 captured both the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness Stakes with War Emblem.

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Victor Espinoza."
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