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Jorge Velasquez became the fourth jockey in thoroughbred racing history t

January 4, 1986

NEW YORK (AP) _ Jorge Velasquez became the fourth jockey in thoroughbred racing history to exceed $90 million in career purse earnings, when he rode Harry T. Mangurian’s Constitution March to a neck victory in the seventh race at Aqueduct Saturday.

The other jockeys to reach that milestone were Laffit Pincay Jr., Angel Cordero Jr. and Willie Shoemaker.

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