Dean Butler – Defending the Riding Title at Canterbury Park

Dean Butler with track announcer Paul Allen in 2016

Jockey Dean Butler has won the Canterbury riding title five times, including last season. He is second in all-time earnings at Canterbury Park and/or Downs. His mounts have earned more than $12.1 million in purses. Butler is third in all-time wins with 723 and he continues to win at at rate in excess of 20 percent.

Butler is off to another good start through the first four days of racing and is currently tied for the lead with Alex Canchari. Each have six wins.

Dean talks about his winter at Tampa Bay Downs and goals for this season.



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