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Joe Talamo Boots Home Five Winners at Del Mar

Jockey Joe Talamo increased his victory total for the season to 17 with a five-bagger Thursday at Del Mar.

The five wins leave him only one behind Del Mar’s leading rider Garrett Gomez and tied for second with Rafael Bejarano.

Talamo swept the day’s first two races, on Beau Royale ($5.20) and The Roan Ranger ($6.40), nabbed the fifth on Indy Beauty ($12.60), the seventh on Obviously ($8.20), then capped his big day with a win astride Northern Iowa (pictured) ($12.60) in the nightcap.

Joe Talamo/Benoit photo