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Bob Baffert


Bob Baffert
Born:
1953-01-13
Nogales
Arizona USA

Currently Residing:
Arcadia
California USA

Bob Baffert got married with Jill. They have 5 children - Taylor, Canyon, Forest, Savannah and Bode.

Notes:
Bob Baffert is a successful Thoroughbr ed trainer. On 13th January, 1953 he was born to Bill and Ellie. He was the 4th child amongst 7. He spend his childhood days in the family cattle ranch situated close to the Mexico border. At the age of 10 he commenced galloping and grooming Quarter horses. A graduate of the University of Arizona Race Track Industry Program, Bob Baffert trained seven national champions - Chilukki, Point Given, Real Quiet, Silverbull etday, Silver Charm, Vindicatio n and War Emblem, collective ly accounting for nine titles. Bob Baffert started his career as a jockey. In 1970, he galloped the winner in Arizona at Flagstaff horse racing event. As a trainer, he triumphed on 28th January, 1979 winning 330. Flipper Start posted a win in Rillito horse racing event purchased Thirty Slews at an auction. Bob Baffert was awarded training titles at Del Mar, Oak Tree and Hollywood Park. In 1991, Bob Baffert won stakes races - 3 in total, at California Cup in Oak Tree. Cal Cup Classic, Cal Cup Juvenile and Cal Cup Sprint were won by Charmonnie r,Ebonair and Letthebigh ossroll simultaneo usly. In 1996 he missed winning the Kentucky Derby. At Emerald Downs, isitingood won Longacres Mile in 1996. He spend 1.5 million on Forestry at summer yearling sale in Keeneland. Trained under the expert hands of Bob Baffert, Forestry clinched the top position in San Pedro Stakes, Dwyer Stakes (G2) and King Bishop Stakes (G1). In 1999, General Challenge won Pacific Classic and Santa Anita Derby. Other major wins include - Santa Anita Handicap (2000) Cigar Mile (2000,2002 ,2003)

Statistics

Year Races Run Wins Place Show Earnings
2015 139 35 21 21 $7,559,999
2014 426 98 70 52 $14,400,849
2013 570 133 90 69 $15,317,291
2012 538 154 110 69 $15,047,226
2011 503 130 92 59 $14,104,834
2010 500 124 92 80 $11,103,463
2009 504 117 83 70 $9,574,394
2008 322 60 64 45 $7,137,579
2007 430 74 67 66 $7,157,892
2006 392 91 75 51 $8,136,567
2005 467 94 67 62 $5,991,799
2004 562 105 75 74 $7,627,913
2003 674 127 119 80 $9,442,281
2002 686 133 113 98 $12,029,115
2001 659 137 100 95 $12,761,034
2000 678 145 94 108 $11,793,355
1999 734 169 130 95 $16,842,332
1998 537 138 92 80 $12,608,670
1997 430 113 78 73 $8,867,128
1996 340 77 51 42 $4,468,929
1995 362 78 47 61 $2,574,053
1994 247 47 57 33 $1,863,841
1993 213 41 38 28 $1,301,027
1992 193 40 31 22 $1,698,904
1991 139 33 24 22 $1,447,362
1990 142 35 13 27 $825,724
1989 69 9 10 12 $191,250
1988 15 2 1 1 $36,000
1984 5 0 0 1 $337
1983 27 4 3 3 $4,902
1982 32 9 7 7 $10,986
1981 10 4 2 0 $2,495
1980 1 1 0 0 $385
1979 5 1 0 0 $367

Facts

• Bob Baffert has trained seven national champions. They include Chilukki, Point Given, Real Quiet, Silverbulletday, Silver Charm, Vindication and War Emblem.
• Racing Awards - Big Sport of Turfdom Award (1997) Eclipse Award for Outstanding Trainer (1997, 1998, 1999) United States Champion Trainer by earnings (1998, 1999, 2000, 2001)
• Honours Lone Star Park Hall of Fame (2007)
• International race wins - Dubai World Cup (1998, 2001)
• American Classics / Breeders Cup wins - Kentucky Derby (1997, 1998, 2002) Preakness Stakes (1997, 1998, 2001, 2002) Belmont Stakes (2001) Breeders Cup Sprint (1992, 2007, 2008) Breeders Cup Juvenile Fillies (1998, 2007) Breeders Cup Juvenile (2002, 2008)
• Major Stakes Wins - Bing Crosby Breeders Cup Handicap (1992) Woodward Stakes (1999) Gazelle Handicap (1999) Jockey Club Gold Cup (1999) Kentucky Oaks (1999) Pimlico Special (1999) Pacific Classic Stakes (1999) Alabama Stakes (1999) Ashland Stakes (1999) Frank E. Kilroe Mile (2000) Santa Anita Handicap (2000) Champagne Stakes (2001) Travers Stakes (2001) Santa Maria Handicap (2002) Las Virgenes Stakes (2003) Haskell Invitational Handicap (2005) Blue Grass Stakes (2006) Humana Distaff Handicap (2006) Santa Monica Handicap (2006) Forego Stakes (2007) Del Mar Futurity (2008)
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