Jockey Blake Shinn continues to impress in America, the Aussie ace improving his tally to six wins in the States, following a treble at Arlington Park in Chicago on Monday (local time).
Shinn opened his account on the seven-race card in Race 3, partnering $12.90 chance Christian C to victory for trainer Wayne Catalano. He doubled up in the following race aboard the Andrew McKeever-trained Love On Tides ($5.60), before completing his treble in Race 5 on Resilient Rick ($8.80), again for Catalano.
“Such a rewarding day! Thanks to everyone, in particular (trainer) Jose Corrales #coach,” Shinn tweeted.
Shinn has now registered six wins and nine placings from 50 rides Stateside.
The Melbourne Cup-winning hoop has made his mark on the locals in the short time he’s been in America.
“@blake_shinn turning heads in America with his wins,” Arlington Park notes writer Bailey Gallison tweeted.
And Dustin Wilson tweeted: “Blake Shinn is a really good jockey, he just rode one of the best races I've seen to win the 6th @ArlingtonRacing.”
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