Horse Racing


Samantha Fletcher flying the female flag high Read More

I want more – Shane Ellis
After reaching the historic landmark of 1,200 winners last Saturday January 12, 2019, the sky is still the limit for former champion jockey, Shane Ellis.... Read More

Race day photos for Saturday, January 12, 2019 (Part 1)
Champion jockey Anthony Thomas drives Sharp Skirt (#8) to victory.Trainer Rowan Mathie (in white cap) making sure the equipment on Another Vigorous are in order before the start of the St Catherine Cup. (Photos: Naphtali Junior)... Read More

Photos: 'Canter Man' — The special moments
After victory in the Jamaica Oaks, the winning combination of jockey Shane Ellis (right) and trainer Fitzroy Glispie celebrate together.A jubilant Shane Ellis winning the Jamaica Oaks on the Fitzroy Glispie-trained Raven Renae.... Read More

Grace Shield begins with three games

Tuesday, January, 15 2019    

THE 2019 Inter-Secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA) Grace Shield Urban Area Under-19 cricket competition gets under way today with three matches starting at 10:00 am. Read More

What They Say: SHANE ELLIS — Racehorse jockey

Tuesday, January, 15 2019    

When did you start your career as a jockey? Read More

Race day photos for Saturday, January 12, 2019 (Part 2)

Tuesday, January, 15 2019    

The connections of My Sister including owner Michael Bernard (left) savour victory in the winners' enclosure. (Photos: Naphtali Junior)Jockey Dane Dawkins guides Nuclear Flight onto the race track for her run in the St Catherine Cup. Read More

Photo: I want more – Shane Ellis

Tuesday, January, 15 2019    

THE EXCLUSIVE CLUB: Shane “Canter Man” Ellis (left) joins his colleague Charles “Bogle Man” Hussey, now retired, on Saturday January 12, 2019 in the exclusive club ofjockeys to ride 1,200 or more winners. The other jockeys to achieve this rare feat are Winston... Read More

Pakistan seek cure for batting struggles after South Africa sweep

Tuesday, January, 15 2019    

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa (AFP) – Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur said yesterday he was determined to find a solution to his team's problems against fast, short-pitched bowling. Read More

Shane Ellis canters to 1,200 winners

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Sunday, January, 13 2019    

Despite the outright win by Another Bullet in the $1.15- million St Catherine Cup feature, it was former two-time champion jockey Shane Ellis who took the limelight on the 10-race programme at Caymanas Park yesterday. Read More

Another Vigorous to snatch St Catherine Cup

Saturday, January, 12 2019    

Another Vigorous, the Rowan Mathie-conditioned talented bay gelding, will look to continue igniting the passion in racing fans when he takes on six rivals in the $1.15-million Open Allowance St Catherine Cup feature at Caymanas Park today. Read More

Exotic Wagers

Saturday, January, 12 2019    

Sunrise 6 (Races 1-6)Race 1) Sweet Destiny/Super Glitterman/Princess Brianna/Let It SnowRace 2) Zi BeastRace 3) Sacrifice/AnasoRace 4) God Of Love/Father PatrickRace 5) Custer/Supreme SoulRace 6) Piano Man/Late N Drafty Read More

Another Vigorous given the nod in St Catherine Cup

BY OBSERVER RACING WRITER | Friday, January, 11 2019    

THE first major test for the better horses in training finds expression tomorrow with the running of the St Catherine Cup, an Open Allowance contest for three-year-olds and up over the sprinting distance of 5 ½ furlongs (1,100 metres). Read More

The top 10 moments to remember

Friday, January, 11 2019    

 THE racing year that was 2018 was filled with loads of excitement, some intriguing happenings and a fair share of spills and thrills. Read More

Pakman gobbles Overnight Allowance

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, January, 11 2019    

 TRAINER Fitzroy Glispie closed the 10-race card at Caymanas Park on Saturday, January 5, with the 4-1 shot Pakman to start his winning account in 2019. Read More




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