Alex Solis’s name added to Panama pride

by Jay Hovdey 3 years ago

Alex Solis, raised on a farm outside Panama City, was asked earlier this week if he knew how many of his fellow countrymen had preceded him into North America’s Thoroughbred Racing Hall of Fame in Saratoga Springs. He answered in a heartbeat. “Laffit Pincay, Braulio Baeza, Manuel Ycaza, Jorge Velasquez, Jacinto Vasquez,” Solis said, as if reciting his boyhood catechism. “That’s not bad for a little country with only three million people.”

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