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DENIS ROBERSON
phone: 502-608-8320
dwrhorseracing@msn.com



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CONGRATULATIONS TO owners James Williams, Gary Lucas and Denis for an impressive win at Turfway Park by ATRUEVISION on January 27, 2017, click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owners Just Chicks LLC, Gary Lucas and Denis for a great win at Turfway Park by PADDYRYAN on January 20, 2017, click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owner James Williams on the MdSpWt win at Turfway Park by CASH TIZ WONDERFUL on December 1, 2016, click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owners Janeen and Winifred Heidom on their win at Churchill Downs with ULTRA ARUMBA (BRZ) on November 20, 2016, click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owners Just Chicks LLC, Gary E. Lucas and Denis on their latest win at Belterra Park with CASH DANCE on October 12, 2016, click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owners Just Chicks LLC, Gary E. Lucas and Denis on their latest win at Turfway Park with CASH DANCE on March 26, 2016, click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owners William South, Vincent Biggerstaff, C.P. Essex and Denis on their latest win at Turfway Park with KATE N ABS REWARD on January 15, 2016, click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owners Just Chicks LLC, Gary E. Lucas and Denis on their latest win at Turfway Park with CASH DANCE on January 3, 2016, click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owners William South, Vincent Biggerstaff, C.P. Essex and Denis on their latest win at Turfway Park with KATE N ABS REWARD on December 5, 2015, click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owners Gary Lucas, Vincent Biggerstaff and Denis on another commanding win at Turfway Park with 3 year old LAFLOWMYLAXBRO on March 7, 2015, 13-1 odds! click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owners JUST CHICKS, LLC, Gary Lucas and Denis on a commanding win at Turfway Park with DON'T TELL ME NO on March 1, 2015, FOUR WINS THIS WINTER! click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owners JUST CHICKS, LLC, Gary Lucas and Denis on their latest win at Turfway Park with DON'T TELL ME NO on February 8, 2015, THREE WINS IN FOUR MONTHS! click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owners JUST CHICKS, LLC, Gary Lucas and Denis on s win at Hawthorne Racecourse with DON'T TELL ME NO on December 20, 2014, TWO IN A ROW! click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owners JUST CHICKS, LLC, Gary Lucas and Denis on a nice win at Churchill Downs with DON'T TELL ME NO on November 26, 2014, click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owners JUST CHICKS, LLC, Gary Lucas and Denis on their latest win at Churchill Downs with IN TALL COTTON on September 5, 2014, click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owner/trainer DENIS ROBERSON on a nice win at Fairmount Park with ABELHA MAESTRA on September 3, 2013, click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owners JUST CHICKS, LLC and DENIS on a nice win at Churchill Downs with ABELHA MAESTRA on June 13, 2013, click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owners JUST CHICKS, LLC and DENIS on a another nice win at Hoosier Park with DR. JAJO on October 11, 2012, click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owners JUST CHICKS, LLC and DENIS on a another nice win at Hoosier Park with DR. JAJO on September 6, 2012, click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owners William M. South and DENIS on the 2nd win in a month with BORED TO DEATH at Hoosier Park on August 22, 2012, click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owners William M. South and DENIS on a win at Mountaineer Park with BORED TO DEATH on August 10, 2012, click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owners JUST CHICKS, LLC and DENIS on a nice win at Oaklawn Park with DR. JAJO on April 1, 2012, click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO DENIS, Charles P. Essex, Deanne Graves, and John Morrison on their win with STRONG DREAM on December 29th, 2011 at Turfway Park, click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owners JUST CHICKS, LLC and DENIS on their SECOND WIN THIS MONTH at Turfway Park with HELLCAT SENIOR on December 22, 2011, click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owner JUST CHICKS, LLC and DENIS on their win at Turfway Park with HELLCAT SENIOR on December 9, 2011, click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owner JUST CHICKS, LLC and DENIS on their win at Turfway Park with HELLCAT SENIOR on October 2, 2011, click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO DENIS on his win at Indiana Downs with SUNSET ARTISAN on September 13th, 2011, click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO DENIS for his win at the 2011 Kentucky Downs meet with STRONG DREAM on September 10th, 2011, click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owners CHARLES P. ESSEX, JOHN MORRISON and DENIS ROBERSON on a New Year's Eve win by CAPTAIN CANAVERAL, capping off a great 2010! click for race chart >>

CONGRATULATIONS TO owners CHARLES ESSEX, DEANNE GRAVES, JOHN MORRISON & DENIS ROBERSON on ANOTHER BIG VICTORY by FEARFUL WOMAN on 6/13/10, going 1 mile 1/8 at CHURCHILL DOWNS! click for race chart >>

CONGRATULATIONS TO owners CHARLES P. ESSEX, DEANNE GRAVES, JOHN MORRISON & DENIS ROBERSON on a HUGE 8 1/2 length, $16.40 WIN by FEARFUL WOMAN on 2/26/10! click for race chart >>

CONGRATULATIONS TO owners CHARLES P. ESSEX, DEANNE GRAVES & DENIS ROBERSON on a win by FEARFUL WOMAN on 12/30/09! click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owner AVALON RACING, INC. on a last-to-first sprint win by LOST VILLAGE at Churchill Downs, 11/22/09. click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owners DENIS ROBERSON, J. MORRISON, CHARLES ESSEX and TERRY PATTERSON on a big win by ART WORLD at Churchill Downs, 11/6/09. click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owners DENIS W. ROBERSON, CHARLES P. ESSEX and TERRY PATTERSON on a wire-to-wire win by ART WORLD at Hoosier Park, 10/1/09. click for race chart >>




CONGRATULATIONS TO owners CHARLES P. ESSEX, WILLIAM M. SOUTH and RODNEY MAIDEN on yet another win by LAVENHAM on 1/21/09 - TWO IN A ROW! click for race chart >>

CONGRATULATIONS TO owners CHARLES P. ESSEX, WILLIAM M. SOUTH and RODNEY MAIDEN on a win by LAVENHAM on 12/28/08! click for race chart >>


TWO WINS IN A ROW! CONGRATULATIONS TO owner DALE INGRAM on another win by 6 year old gelding Wind On the Hill, 11/26/08 at Churchill Downs, 6F under Robby Albarado. click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owner DALE INGRAM on an impressive win by 6 year old gelding Wind On the Hill by Hotoffthepress - Fascigrant by L'Emigrant, 11/6/08 at Churchill Downs, 6F under Robby Albarado, going wire-to-wire in 1:10.38! click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owners WILLIAM SOUTH & CHARLES ESSEX on a win by 3 year old filly Hand Overthe Money on 5/23/07 at Churchill Downs! click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owners WILLIAM SOUTH & CHARLES ESSEX on a wire-to-wire win by Duty Yeoman at Turfway Park on 1/11/08! click for race chart >>



CONGRATULATIONS TO owner WILLIAM SOUTH on a win by Pewee Valley on 10/6/07! Pewee Valley is a 3 year old gelding by Peaks and Valleys x French Lady by French Deputy. click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owner WILLIAM SOUTH on a gutsy win from between horses by 3 year old Lastraw on 3/30/07! click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owner JAVIER AVILA on a yet another win by Deputy Service on 2/21/07! click for race chart >>

CONGRATULATIONS TO owner JAVIER AVILA on a spectacular win by Deputy Service on 1/24/07, wire to wire by 14 1/2 lengths! click for race chart >>

CONGRATULATIONS TO owner WILLIAM SOUTH on a nice win by Ms Sterling Silver, 11/19/06 at Churchill Downs, at 14-1 odds! Ms Sterling Silver is a 3 year old filly by Deputy Commander x Jewel Dance by Robyn Dancer. click for race chart >>

CONGRATULATIONS TO owner JAVIER AVILA on another big win by Deputy Service, 5/3/06 at Churchill Downs, at 40-1 odds (that's $81.20 to win)! Deputy Service is a 3 year old colt by Service Stripe x Stencil by Stage Door Johnny. click for race chart >>

CONGRATULATIONS TO owner JAVIER AVILA on a decisive win by Deputy Service, 3/9/06 at Turfway Park, by 5 lengths at 17-1 odds! click for race chart >>

CONGRATULATIONS TO owner "CIRCLE C" STABLES on a second with "Northlander" at 13-1 odds, and a third with "Off On a Tangent" at 23-1, on March 12, 2005, and a second with "Little Yeoman" at 6-1 on March 13, 2005, at Turfway Park.

CONGRATULATIONS TO owner "CIRCLE C" STABLES on another nice win, this time at Mountaineer Park, December 12, 2004. Circle C's "Western Ocala" won going wire to wire in the mud, earning $16,646 for her share of the $28,700 purse and paying $10.80 to win! click for race chart >>


CONGRATULATIONS TO owner "CIRCLE C" STABLES on a lucrative win at Churchill Downs, November 17, 2004. Circle C's 3 year old filly "Western Ocala" won easily by 5 lengths, earning $10,230 in purse money and paying $24.20 to win!

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CONGRATULATIONS TO CALLINTHETROOPS and owners/breeders Richard Margherio, Nancy Margherio, Joe Margherio & Diane Margherio on a huge win at Churchill Downs on 5/29/04, by 6 lengths under jockey Eddie Castro. $17.00 to win!

from the Daily Racing Form 5/31/04 - Eddie Castro, the 2003 Eclipse Award winner for top apprentice and the current leading rider at Calder, won in his first trip to Churchill when he guided Callinthetroops to a $17 upset in the first race Saturday. Castro, who was in from his south Florida base to ride Stay Forever in the Mint Julep, got the mount almost by accident, according to Denis Roberson, trainer of Callinthetroops. "I was looking for somebody who could do the 110 pounds," said Roberson, adding the he tried to get Rafael Bejarano or Willie Martinez but both already had mounts in the race. But Julio Espinoza, Martinez's agent, was handling business for Castro, and he suggested that Roberson give Castro a try. Roberson said owner Joe Margherio and his partners "loved the idea of having a leading rider from anywhere. I couldn't be happier with how it turned out."


CONGRATULATIONS TO CALLINTHETROOPS and owners/breeders Richard Margherio, Nancy Margherio, Joe Margherio & Diane Margherio on a comfortable win at Turfway Park 4/1/04, by 4 lengths under jockey Rafael Bejarano.

Callinthetroops is a 3 year old filly by Announce out of Army Brat by Thirty Six Red.

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"Seraph" at Churchill Downs under jockey Rafael Bejarano, June 2004, owner William South

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2 year old filly owned by Ricki and Ron Rashinski, started under saddle by Denis Roberson, training with Denis at Trackside in Louisville.

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Miss Barner was a consistent money earner for owner/trainer Denis Roberson at Turfway Park. photo by Pat Lang


Miss Barner finished 2nd on 12/18/03, and followed up with a nice win on 1/3/04 at Turfway Park with top rider Rafael Bejarano up. photo by Pat Lang


"Baltic Maria", filly by Maria's Mon, owned by Teresa Horky and Keith Shelansky, January 2004.


Denis saddled two horses at Churchill Downs on October 31st, 2003, including Frank Calabrese's Leapshin in the Halloween "Gray Ghost", and Callinthetroops, owned by Joe Margherio and partners.


Callinthetroops, Churchill Downs 2003


Loosecannonondeck, Churchill Downs 2003


Sir Grunt, Turfway 2003


Back Seat Romance at Churchill Downs, owned by Lothenbach Stables