05/03/2006 12:00AM

Leparoux wins five


Apprentice jockey Julien Leparoux won five races at Churchill Downs on Wednesday's 10-race card.

Leparoux, who shared the Keeneland riding title with Rafael Bejarano, won the second race with Lovetheprospect ($21.20), the fifth with Grand Survival ($11.80), the seventh with Royal Guard (11.80), the ninth with Quest Star ($7.40) and the nightcap with Shimmering Duchess ($12).

Leparoux, 22, is the first rider to win five races on a card at Churchill Downs since Robby Albarado on July 9, 2005.