Maryland-based jockey Sheldon Russell earned his 1,000th career victory at Aqueduct on Saturday aboard Sean Shay's Shayjolie in the $100,000 Cat Cay Stakes. The 27-year-old Louisiana native has endured a bevy of injuries, many serious, in his career, but is on a tear this year, ranking atop the earnings board at Laurel. Here are photo highlights of his 1,000th win. - Tod Marks.
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