08/19/2016 3:19PM

Theriot fined $500 by Del Mar stewards


Jockey Jamie Theriot has been fined $500 by Del Mar stewards for standing up before the finish line aboard Holy Lute in the $84,535 Green Flash Handicap on Aug. 12.

Holy Lute finished fifth of eight in the five-furlong turf race and was beaten a head for fourth by No Silent. Holy Lute finished 2 1/4 lengths behind race winner Who Two.

Theriot, 37, is riding at Del Mar for the first time this summer. Through Thursday, he had won 6 of 49 starts. Theriot relocated to California from the Midwest this year.

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