New Mexico-based jockey Alfredo Juarez Jr. secured the 2,000th victory of his career Sunday, Sept. 22 at Zia Park when he guided Chuchuluco to a front-running victory in the eighth race.
- Gray or Roan Colt
- Born 2007
Cross Chris Run faces Brother Louie again Oct. 28 after the two finished a neck apart in last year's $180,000 Rocky Gulch New Mexico Classic Cup Championship at Zia Park in Hobbs, N.M.
The New Mexico Horse Breeders' Association honored its 2011 Thoroughbred champions during its Zia Awards Banquet at the Marriott Uptown Hotel in Albuquerque Jan. 26.
California shipper Tango Tango is the morning line favorite among nine 3-year-olds for Sunland Park's $100,000 Borderland Derby Feb. 27, a race that takes on added significance as a prep for the $800,000 Sunland Derby.
|Trainer||Todd W. Fincher|
|Owner||West Texas Racing Partners|
|Breeder||Johnny Paiz & Mary Paiz|
|Chuchuluco View Five-Cross Pedigree||Devon Lane||Storm Cat|
|To the Hunt|
|Lady in Danger||In Excess (IRE)|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Joe Dee Brooks||TNL Farm, agent for Johnny & Mary Paiz||$58,000|