Dexter surpasses 3300 career wins
It was a typically strong weekend for Dexter at The Meadowlands, with eight wins including six on Saturday night taking him already to 67 for the year. In the process Dexter surpassed the 3300 win mark in his career, with over 1000 of these coming from his first two and a half years in the US.
The weekend started well for Dexter, with the two wins on Friday evening, win 3300 coming courtesy of Statesman, a 1.53.3 winner in Race One. Tellitsassymae was Dexter's other winner on the card.
While it was a slowish start on Saturday evening with Dexter going winless through the first six races, he concluded the night in emphatic fashion, winning six of the last nine races, with trotter Jl Cruz notable amongst these.
Just six weeks into the 2021 season and Dexter sits second behind Trace Tetrick in terms of stakes won - $654.506 and third in terms of winning drives with 67.
In an already remarkable driving career that spans three continents, the breakdown of Dexter's driving wins is:
New Zealand - 2226
Australia - 55
USA - 1022
Ireland - 4
Posted: Mon 15 Feb 2021