09/09/2011 4:06PM

Thistledown: Faulkner sends out 1,000th winner


NORTH RANDALL, Ohio - Trainer Rodney Faulkner saddled his 1,000th winner on Friday when Fire Chief captured the second race at Thistledown. Faulkner began training in 1992 and has a career record of 1,000-994-881 from 6,968 starts. Horses trained by Faulkner have earned $7,083,773.