PINCAY IN VEGAS

Sep 16, 2003 4:33 AM

Hall of Fame jockey Laffit Pincay, Jr., will be honored for his thoroughbred racing accomplishments Saturday, Dec. 6 at Bally’s/Paris Las Vegas.

Pincay recently announced his retirement from the sport after compiling 9.530 career victories, most of any other jockey. Roy Firestone, host of ESPN’s Up Close will host the evening’s festivities, which will also feature stories and comments from other racing personalities.

Proceeds for the Pincay farewell celebration will go to the Equine Retirement Foundation and the Buoniconti Fund to cure paralysis. For ticket information hotel prices, call 888-801-2521.