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Jockey leads HOF inductees

Updated: August 11, 2012, 1:10 PM ET
By Claire Novak | Bloodhorse

An emotional John Velazquez received a standing ovation from a standing-room only crowd Aug. 10 at Fasig-Tipton's Humphrey S. Finney Pavilion in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., as the jockey led five other inductees into the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame.

Trainer Roger Attfield, 2004 Horse of the Year Ghostzapper , and the late trainer Robert Wheeler joined Velazquez in the contemporary class of 2012, while historic inductees jockey Anthony Hamilton and the Thoroughbred horse Planet, ...

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