Jockey Profile

As of 08.23.17

Mike E. Smith

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Racing achievements and Top 100 Rankings include North American (U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico) Thoroughbred races only.

Career Honors

Hall of Fame - 2003

Eclipse Award Outstanding Jockey - 1994

Eclipse Award Outstanding Jockey - 1993


2017 Statistics
Starts: 177
Firsts: 49
Seconds: 22
Thirds: 30
Earnings: $21,258,543
Avg. Earnings Per Start: $120,105
*Includes North American and Dubai World Cup Day statistics (must have at least one start in North America)
Career Statistics:
Starts: 32,888
Firsts: 5,415
Seconds: 4,604
Thirds: 4,204
Earnings: $300,832,037
Avg. Earnings Per Start: $9,147
Earnings/Wins Rankings


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Ranked #3 of 1,423 Jockeys with $15.26 Million in Earnings in 2017

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Statistics By Year
Year Starts Firsts Seconds Thirds Earnings All Starts
2017 177 49 22 30 $21,258,543 View
2016 335 55 46 44 $13,352,005 View
2015 395 70 66 42 $10,388,870 View
2014 554 114 80 70 $14,493,493 View
2013 422 84 64 45 $13,797,517 View
2012 413 63 65 52 $10,623,899 View
2011 386 56 43 42 $8,184,043 View
2010 545 81 60 88 $8,686,890 View
2009 639 103 78 90 $10,500,981 View
2008 541 86 68 48 $9,687,633 View
2007 520 71 50 77 $6,347,175 View
2006 685 64 87 76 $4,309,865 View
2005 625 81 77 76 $6,520,617 View
2004 692 111 112 75 $7,863,942 View
2003 939 162 116 99 $8,408,947 View
2002 741 112 89 87 $10,807,977 View
2001 771 95 106 110 $5,474,074 View
2000 1,020 150 148 124 $8,004,359 View
1999 961 141 161 147 $8,144,050 View
1998 731 125 118 100 $6,258,397 View
1997 1,279 241 202 161 $14,730,546 View
1996 1,414 254 221 189 $12,456,269 View
1995 1,359 263 191 197 $11,704,662 View
1994 1,483 316 250 195 $15,974,592 View
1993 1,505 342 235 216 $14,017,365 View
1992 1,610 312 252 232 $11,076,421 View
1991 1,765 340 244 236 $10,823,697 View
1990 1,766 250 254 230 $8,990,289 View
1989 1,144 133 130 140 $2,825,943 View
1988 1,257 229 183 152 $2,212,057 View
1987 1,162 159 142 127 $2,151,656 View
1986 1,350 221 180 158 $2,443,589 View
1985 1,082 137 149 131 $1,433,383 View
1984 1,311 169 149 156 $1,703,141 View
1983 993 141 131 128 $1,066,039 View
1982 317 36 35 34 $109,111 View

Current Results

Del Mar - 8/20/2017

Race Race Type Breed Horse Finish Trainer Chart Video
4 Maiden Special Weight TB Scandal 3 Richard Mandella
8 Del Mar Mile Handicap (Gr. 2) TB Bal a Bali (BRZ) 6 Richard Mandella

Del Mar - 8/19/2017

Race Race Type Breed Horse Finish Trainer Chart Video
2 Allowance Optional Claiming TB Taman Guard 5 Jerry Hollendorfer
6 Maiden Special Weight TB Moonshine Memories 1 Simon Callaghan
7 Del Mar H. Presented by The Japan Racing Association (Gr. 2) TB He Will 8 Jerry Hollendorfer
8 $1 Million TVG Pacific Classic Stakes (Gr. 1) TB Arrogate 2 Bob Baffert
10 Del Mar Oaks Presented by The Jockey Club (Gr. 1) TB Tapped 8 Jerry Hollendorfer

Del Mar - 8/16/2017

Race Race Type Breed Horse Finish Trainer Chart Video
7 CTT and TOC Handicap TB Goldy Espony (FR) 5 Bob Baffert

Top 20 Horses

Horse Sex Earnings Best Win (Race Class) Best Win (Race Name)
Arrogate Colt $17,188,000 Grade 1 Winner Pegasus World Cup Invitational S.
Zenyatta Mare $7,160,580 Grade 1 Winner Breeders' Cup Classic
Songbird Filly $4,562,000 Grade 1 Winner 14 Hands Winery Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies
Azeri Mare $3,401,070 Grade 1 Winner Breeders' Cup Distaff
Drosselmeyer Horse $3,300,000 Grade 1 Winner Breeders' Cup Classic
Royal Delta Mare $3,096,526 Grade 1 Winner Breeders' Cup Ladies' Classic
Game On Dude Gelding $2,844,235 Grade 1 Winner Santa Anita H.
Giacomo Horse $2,537,316 Grade 1 Winner Kentucky Derby
Lure Horse $2,494,949 Grade 1 Winner Breeders' Cup Mile
Holy Bull Horse $2,472,160 Grade 1 Winner Travers S.
Shared Belief Gelding $2,460,000 Grade 1 Winner Santa Anita H.
Effinex Horse $2,330,700 Grade 1 Winner Clark H.
Tiago Horse $2,323,950 Grade 1 Winner Santa Anita Derby
Skip Away Horse $2,288,000 Grade 1 Winner Breeders' Cup Classic
Stardom Bound Mare $1,859,600 Grade 1 Winner Bessemer Trust Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies
Amazombie Gelding $1,809,048 Grade 1 Winner Sentient Jet Breeders' Cup Sprint
Coronado's Quest Horse $1,588,290 Grade 1 Winner Buick Haskell Invitational H.
Inside Information Mare $1,561,586 Grade 1 Winner Breeders' Cup Distaff
Palace Malice Horse $1,450,000 Grade 1 Winner Belmont S.
Mizdirection Mare $1,359,400 Grade 1 Winner GEICO Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint



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