When Mario Guiterrez goes to the gate in this Saturday’s Kentucky Derby in the saddle of long shot Irap, he’ll be trying to win his second consecutive Run for the Roses, and third in the past six years. Here’s a look at the most successful Kentucky Derby jocks in the modern era.
Kentucky Derby Jockey Winners
Some of the jocks on this list took years to make it to the Kentucky Derby winner’s circle, others, like Gutierrez, burst on the scene and won the Derby in their first attempt. For all of them, a two-minute ride on the first Saturday of May at Churchill Downs changed their lives forever.
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