Updated on 09/17/2011 11:26PM

Jockey Roberto Gonzalez rides 4,000th winner

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Jockey Roberto Gonzalez celebrates his 4,000th career victory at Golden Gate Fields on Monday.

ALBANY, Calif. - Jockey Roberto Gonzalez rode back-to-back winners on Monday's Golden Gate Fields card to record his 4,000th career victory.

Gonzalez got win No. 3,999 with a wire-to-wire victory aboard favored Barbecue Bob in the sixth race, a $4,000 claimer at 1 1/16 miles.

He then won the seventh race aboard Peek a Bootrando for his longtime friend, trainer Jeff Bonde, returning $64.80 in a $50,000 optional claimer at six furlongs.

Daniel Garcia More than 1 year ago
We miss you riding Uncle!