Keyword: David Lopez

  • David Lopez leads Nightly News into winner's circle after this year's Turf Paradise Derby.

    Lopez Secures 1,000th Riding Victory

    Jockey David Michael Lopez secured the 1,000th riding victory of his career Aug. 17 when he guided 1-9 favorite Baime to a front-running score in the eighth race at Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack.

  • Toews On Ice wins the William Walker at Churchill Downs April 30, 2016

    Toews On Ice Glides to William Walker Win

    Mike Pegram, Karl Watson, and Paul Weitman's Toews On Ice took command at the head of the stretch and cruised home by two lengths over Entertainer to win the second running of the William Walker Stakes April 30 at Churchill Downs.

  • C. C. Lopez will ride against sons David and Erick at Golden Gate.

    Lopez Family Faces Off at Golden Gate

    Three members of the Lopez family of jockeys will participate in the sixth race at Golden Gate Fields May 29, as father C. C. Lopez will ride against sons David and Erick in the mile claiming contest.

  • Autism Awareness Springs Berkeley Shocker

    With a long sustained drive, the 30-1 shot Autism Awareness surged past Bold Chieftain at the wire to win the $150,000 Berkeley Stakes (gr. III) by a head on Memorial Day at Golden Gate Fields May 25.

  • Portland Meadows Wins Jockey Challenge

    Team Portland Meadows dominated its fellow riders from Golden Gate Fields in winning the first "XpressBet Jockey Challenge" at its home track Jan. 7.

  • Jockey David Lopez was injured in a four-horse spill at Bay Meadows on March 8.

    Riders Hurt in 4-Horse Bay Meadows Spill

    The March 8 El Camino Real Derby program at Bay Meadows was marred by a four-horse spill in the fifth race. Jockeys David Lopez and Luis Martinez were taken to Stanford Hospital following the race.

  • Bwana Bull Charges Home in California Derby

    The stalking Bwana Bull circled the pacesetters coming off the final turn of Sunday's $150,000 California Derby and was long gone at the end under substitute rider David Lopez at Golden Gate Fields.

  • Jockeys Lopez, Miranda Improving After Fall

    Jockeys David Lopez and Alfredo Miranda, who were injured when their horses fell in Thursday's seventh race, were in stable condition Friday and improving, Bay Meadows track physician Dr. David Seftel reported.

  • Smoke Till Dawn Sets Golden Gate Mark

    Jockey David Lopez, who suffered a slight head concussion when he fell in a race Sunday, returned to ride claimer Smoke Till Dawn to a six-furlong track record at Golden Gate Fields Wednesday.

  • Jockey Lopez Suffers Concussion in Fall

    Jockey David Lopez suffered a mild concussion Sunday when he was unseated by his mount, Italian Bar Road, in the stretch run of the seventh race at Golden Gate Fields.