ARCADIA, Calif. (May 6, 2017) -- Jockey Chantal Sutherland won the 1,000th race of her career in Saturday's third race abouard Giro Candito ($15.40).
Sutherland brought Giro Candito from well of the pace to win the maiden claimer at 6 1-2 furlongs and record the milestone. Giro Candito was Sutherland's seventh win of the year.
Sutherland, 41, won her first race in her native Canada - at Woodbine, outside of Toronto - in 2000.
After the win on Saturday, she was presented with a cake and a poster commemorating the victory in the winner's circle.
Sutherland is best known for winning the 2011 Santa Anita Handicap on Game on Dude.