05/08/2011 4:47PM

Lone Star: Quinonez on countdown to 3,000


Jockey Luis Quinonez is two wins from his 3,000th career Thoroughbred victory heading into the upcoming sixth race. He will ride No. 3, Handsome Mon. The horse is currently 6-1 for trainer Steve Asmussen. Quinonez, throughout his career, has won 386 races for longtime patron Asmussen.

Quinonez's other remaining mounts on Sunday's card are all for Asmussen. He will ride Powerfully for the trainer in the eighth race, and Mae B Today in the ninth.