Joel Rosario continued his banner year by being named the Outstanding Jockey of 2013 at the ESPYs Presented by Capital One July 17. He was honored during a ceremony held at the Nokia Theater L.A. Live in Los Angeles.
Rosario has been red-hot this season, earning victories aboard Orb in the G1 Kentucky Derby and Animal Kingdom in the Dubai World Cup (UAE-I). Rosario was among other top professional athletes such as LeBron James (Best Championship Performance), Michael Phelps (Best Record-Breaking Performance), and The Miami Heat (Best Team) honored during the event.
Rosario was nominated along with fellow riders John Velazquez, Ramon Dominguez, and Javier Castellano.
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