01/05/2015 1:57PM

Granitz notches career win No. 1,000


OLDSMAR, Fla. – Anthony Granitz won his 1,000th career race as a trainer Sunday at Tampa Bay Downs when Antonio Gallardo guided Wedding Savior to victory in a route at a mile and 40 yards for $8,000 claimers.

Granitz, who has been training for 30 years, is a Chicago native who also has a residence in nearby Safety Harbor, Fla. He has developed such good ones as Grade 3 winner False Promises and stakes winners Darley Dancer and Coni Bug.