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Saratoga Notebook: Velazquez winningest jockey

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After 15 years of riding for trainer Todd Pletcher and becoming the first-call rider for the best barn of the last decade, it was fitting jockey John Velazquez broke the all-time win record at Saratoga Race Course aboard a Pletcher-trained horse on Saturday. “I definitely want to say thank you to Todd for all his support throughout the years,” Velazquez said. “Since 1998, I’ve been riding for him, and we’re still going. I want to ...

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