08/09/2007 11:00PM

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Jockey Jeffrey Skerrett, 29, rode his 1,000th career winner in the sixth race at Thistledown on Friday aboard Little Nicky Regs. . . Woodbine Entertainment Group has cut off the U.S.-based Premier Turf Club account-wagering service for breach of their simulcast contract, Woodbine announced Friday. Woodbine said Premier Turf Club violated the contract by signing up a resident from Woodbine's home market area and permitting that person to wager on Woodbine.