Archives for January 2, 2018

Jockey Christophe Soumillon sets new European mark with 306 winners

jockey riding a horse raceTwo-time Arc de Triomphe winning jockey Christophe Soumillon set a new European mark for winners in a calendar year with 306 on Thursday. The 36-year-old Belgian-born France-based star achieved both his goals this year of winning a ninth French jockeys title and breaking Pierre-Charles Boudot’s record of 300 winners set in 2016. Soumillon rode almost daily‚Ķ [Read more…]