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Sheldon Russell rides four winners at Laurel Park

Sheldon Russell rides four winners at Laurel Park

Jockey Sheldon Russell, who earned his 1,000th career victory last weekend, rode four winners on Laurel Park's 10-race program Saturday. Russell rode the early double aboard Middletown Gal ($2.80) in the first and Dragon Attack ($12.40) in the second. He won the fourth race aboard Easy Comparison ($7.20) and the sixth with Big Guy Ian ($6.20). Trevor McCarthy, last year's leading rider in Maryland, won his first race since returning from a broken wrist suffered in December. McCarthy won aboard Golden Glint ($3.80) in the ninth race. It was McCarthy's first day riding in Maryland after riding Thursday and Friday at Gulfstream Park in Florida.