Jockey Profile

As of 12.15.17

Ricardo Santana, Jr.

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: 944
Firsts: 149
Seconds: 149
Thirds: 101
Earnings: $8,781,658
Avg. Earnings Per Start: $9,303
*Includes North American and Dubai World Cup Day statistics (must have at least one start in North America)
Career Statistics:
Starts: 5,964
Firsts: 937
Seconds: 871
Thirds: 773
Earnings: $39,186,551
Avg. Earnings Per Start: $6,571
Earnings/Wins Rankings


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Ranked #16 of 1,534 Jockeys with $8.78 Million in Earnings in 2017

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Statistics By Year
Year Starts Firsts Seconds Thirds Earnings All Starts
2017 944 149 149 101 $8,781,658 View
2016 988 148 160 119 $8,165,321 View
2015 844 147 117 96 $5,992,847 View
2014 815 144 130 116 $5,784,461 View
2013 789 152 103 123 $6,025,918 View
2012 593 106 84 81 $2,297,343 View
2011 541 46 67 75 $1,228,537 View
2010 323 27 47 44 $616,366 View
2009 129 18 14 18 $298,680 View

Current Entries

Aqueduct - 12/15/2017

Race Race PP ($.75) Race Type Breed Horse Trainer
2 Maiden Claiming TB Missle Bomb Brad Cox
4 Maiden Claiming TB Withaflourish Dominick Schettino

Aqueduct - 12/16/2017

Race Race PP ($.75) Race Type Breed Horse Trainer
1 Starter Allowance TB New Moon Michelle Nevin
2 Claiming TB Our Whim Steven Asmussen
4 Maiden Claiming TB Big Thicket Brad Cox
6 Maiden Special Weight TB Queen Apollo Steven Asmussen
7 Claiming TB Incorporate Bruce Brown
9 Claiming TB Midnight Cello Robert Falcone, Jr.

Remington Park - 12/17/2017

Race Race PP ($.75) Race Type Breed Horse Trainer
2 Maiden Special Weight TB Queenardini Steven Asmussen
4 Claiming TB Dame Fortune Steven Asmussen
5 Claiming TB Luv Bandit Steven Asmussen
6 Allowance TB More On Tap Steven Asmussen
7 Jim Thorpe Stakes TB Curmit Steven Asmussen
9 She's All In Stakes TB Adore Steven Asmussen
10 Jeffrey A. Hawk Memorial Stakes TB Bold Conquest Steven Asmussen
11 Remington Springboard Mile Stakes TB Combatant Steven Asmussen
12 Trapeze Stakes TB Laudation Steven Asmussen

Current Results

Aqueduct - 12/14/2017

Race Race Type Breed Horse Finish Trainer Chart Video
6 Maiden Claiming TB Got the Gist 5 Steven Asmussen  
7 Allowance TB Honor Way 4 Steven Asmussen  

Aqueduct - 12/9/2017

Race Race Type Breed Horse Finish Trainer Chart Video
1 Maiden Special Weight TB Honor Mission 5 Kenneth McPeek
2 Claiming TB Sparty Boy 8 Steven Asmussen
3 Claiming TB Old Upstart 2 Steven Asmussen
4 Maiden Claiming TB Blue Eyes 2 Chris Englehart
5 Claiming TB Mr. Euro 5 Steven Asmussen
6 Allowance Optional Claiming TB My Boy Tate 1 Michelle Nevin
7 Allowance TB Mission Command 1 Rudy Rodriguez

Top 20 Horses

Horse Sex Earnings Best Win (Race Class) Best Win (Race Name)
Creator Colt $744,680 Grade 1 Winner Arkansas Derby
Untrapped Colt $552,897 Grade 3 Winner Oklahoma Derby
Terra Promessa Filly $540,600 Grade 3 Winner Fantasy S.
Tapiture Horse $513,598 Grade 2 Winner Kentucky Jockey Club S.
Holy Boss Horse $492,390 Grade 2 Winner Amsterdam S.
Iron Fist Horse $488,334 Grade 3 Winner Prairie Meadows Cornhusker H.
Whitmore Gelding $435,000 Grade 3 Winner Count Fleet Sprint H.
Master Rick Horse $387,170 Grade 3 Winner Lone Star Park H.
Paid Up Subscriber Mare $302,760 Grade 2 Winner Fleur de Lis H.
Prayer for Relief Horse $301,698 Grade 3 Winner Prairie Meadows Cornhusker H.
Cinco Charlie Horse $292,418 N/A N/A
Lookin At Lee Colt $282,100 N/A N/A
Sister Ginger Mare $256,358 N/A N/A
Snapper Sinclair Colt $251,610 N/A N/A
Heykittykittykitty Mare $244,030 N/A N/A
Ever So Clever Filly $231,850 N/A N/A
Bold Conquest Horse $229,826 N/A N/A
Lemon Drop Dream Horse $227,050 Grade 3 Winner Count Fleet Sprint H.
Right to Vote Gelding $225,524 N/A N/A
Vuitton Mare $204,786 N/A N/A