Jockey Profile

As of 11.20.17

Rafael Manuel Hernandez

Racing achievements and Top 100 Rankings include North American (U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico) Thoroughbred races only.

Best Racing Class Achieved

Multiple Graded Stakes Winning Jockey


2017 Statistics
Starts: 821
Firsts: 149
Seconds: 115
Thirds: 104
Earnings: $5,202,091
Avg. Earnings Per Start: $6,336
*Includes North American and Dubai World Cup Day statistics (must have at least one start in North America)
Career Statistics:
Starts: 11,059
Firsts: 2,197
Seconds: 1,635
Thirds: 1,398
Earnings: $29,538,362
Avg. Earnings Per Start: $2,671
Earnings/Wins Rankings


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Ranked #30 of 1,521 Jockeys with $5.20 Million in Earnings in 2017

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Statistics By Year
Year Starts Firsts Seconds Thirds Earnings All Starts
2017 821 149 115 104 $5,202,091 View
2016 766 135 102 88 $4,574,931 View
2015 758 94 102 87 $4,529,585 View
2014 779 210 125 100 $3,350,039 View
2013 900 202 141 118 $1,867,496 View
2012 946 232 165 111 $1,677,619 View
2011 950 252 155 133 $1,192,588 View
2010 580 120 79 66 $783,390 View
2009 812 151 115 96 $1,452,150 View
2008 825 143 118 85 $1,352,386 View
2007 753 152 125 106 $934,479 View
2006 867 170 130 128 $1,113,179 View
2005 763 130 113 111 $865,414 View
2004 539 57 50 65 $643,015 View

Current Entries

Woodbine - 11/22/2017

Race Race PP ($.75) Race Type Breed Horse Trainer
1 Maiden Special Weight TB Sail At Noon Ross Armata
2 Maiden Claiming TB Colby Ol' Fashion Denyse McClachrie
3 Claiming TB Magic Skys Darwin Banach
4 Claiming TB Madame Gizmo Blair Miller
5 Claiming TB Blutarsky Andrew Smith
6 Maiden Claiming TB D's Benefaction Santino DiPaola
7 Claiming TB Areocentric W. Armata

Current Results

Woodbine - 11/19/2017

Race Race Type Breed Horse Finish Trainer Chart Video
4 Maiden Special Weight TB Spring in the Wind 3 Nicholas Nosowenko
5 Maiden Special Weight TB Shakespear'sgalley (IRE) 10 Roger Attfield
6 Maiden Claiming TB Holtz 3 Renee Kierans
7 Claiming TB Lookin Perfect 6 Robert Tiller
8 Glorious Song Stakes TB Star Hunter 4 Nick Caruso
10 Claiming TB Majestic Heist 7 Katerina Vassilieva

Woodbine - 11/18/2017

Race Race Type Breed Horse Finish Trainer Chart Video
1 Claiming TB Turn to Reality 2 Stuart Simon
2 Optional Claiming TB Royal Katy 4 John Ross
3 Maiden Claiming TB Treetop Singer 2 Denyse McClachrie
4 Optional Claiming TB Snicker 4 Mark Casse
5 Maiden Special Weight TB Silent Jet 3 Michael De Paulo
6 Allowance TB Subzero Plus 4 Roger Attfield
8 Frost King Stakes TB Be Vewy Vewy Quiet 1 Robert Tiller
9 Maiden Special Weight TB Lunar Garden 2 Stuart Simon

Woodbine - 11/17/2017

Race Race Type Breed Horse Finish Trainer Chart Video
1 Claiming TB Madison Way 3 Julia Carey
2 Claiming TB Kitten Candy 4 Robert Tiller
3 Allowance Optional Claiming TB Internal Bourbon 5 Roger Attfield
5 Claiming TB Tiger Paw 7 Ricky Griffith
6 Starter Allowance TB Star Contender 4 Steven Chircop

Woodbine - 11/15/2017

Race Race Type Breed Horse Finish Trainer Chart Video
1 Maiden Claiming TB Zucker 4 Kevin Attard
2 Claiming TB Norris Lake 8 Ronald Sadler
5 Claiming TB Light My Path 1 Scott Fairlie
6 South Ocean Stakes TB Clickity Clack 3 Tony Gattellaro
7 Maiden Optional Claiming TB D's Ben 5 Santino DiPaola

Top 20 Horses

Horse Sex Earnings Best Win (Race Class) Best Win (Race Name)
Shaman Ghost Horse $846,200 Grade 3 Winner Marine S.
Divisidero Horse $331,000 Grade 2 Winner American Turf S.
Channel Maker Gelding $320,000 N/A N/A
Camp Creek Gelding $307,600 N/A N/A
Stacked Deck Gelding $245,000 Grade 2 Winner Kennedy Road S.
Bye Bye Bernie Gelding $233,340 Grade 2 Winner Nearctic S.
Ghostly Presence Filly $205,494 N/A N/A
Midnight Miley Mare $190,000 Grade 3 Winner Seaway S.
Clickity Clack Filly $174,500 N/A N/A
Aurora Way Gelding $174,460 N/A N/A
Guy Caballero Gelding $165,660 N/A N/A
Final Copy Gelding $159,600 N/A N/A
Scotty's Model Mare $156,090 N/A N/A
Silver Princess Filly $154,680 N/A N/A
Signature Spring Colt $143,434 N/A N/A
Jacks Escarpment Gelding $138,670 N/A N/A
Aheadbyacentury Colt $135,000 N/A N/A
Crown the Kitten Gelding $134,000 N/A N/A
Let It Ride Mom Filly $130,000 N/A N/A
Richies Party Girl Mare $118,900 N/A N/A



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