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Tricky One for Fitzgerald Crawford Memorial Trophy

Having shown very little in his last five starts dating back to late last year, Anthony Nunes' Tricky One seems poised to make amends today as he faces a fairly easy task in a three-year-old and upwards Restricted Overnight Allowance... Read More

The colour is 'Crimson
Based on Crimson's second-place finish behind stablemate Sentient over nine furlongs and 25 yards (1,820m) on January 30, there was strong belief in the camp that Crimson would put away rivals in the $1.15-million Alexander Hamilton Trophy feature on Saturday.... Read More

Early leader
Second-generation trainer Gary Subratie, as he is apt to do in the early part of the season, has again assumed an early lead in the trainers' championship.... Read More

An 'Amazing' run expected
The Sydney Watson Memorial Trophy is the feature event on the nine-race programme on Sunday, February 28. A field of 12runners is down to compete the three-year-old and upward Overnight Allowance event over the five-straight course.... Read More

Corazon appeal denied

Friday, February, 26 2021    

On Tuesday, February 16, 2021 the Jamaica Racing Commission heard an appeal from trainer Anthony Nunes against the stewards' decision on October 12, 2020 to disqualify his horse Corazon from the eighth race. Read More

Will At War gets going

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, February, 26 2021    

With the three-year-old Classic season drawing closer, untested hopefuls continue to come to the fore with eye-catching performances. Read More

'Lucy ' lures them with impressive win

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter | Friday, February, 26 2021    

Following an impressive front-running 10-length win by Lure of Lucy in only her second outing, co-champion jockey Anthony Thomas is confident that the American-bred filly will continue to improve with each run, as she promises much for the remainder of her... Read More

Knotty Overnight but Extruder given the nod

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, February, 26 2021    

With no trophy race being offered on the nine-race programme tomorrow, the three-year-old and upwards Restricted Overnight Allowance event is the highest class race to be competed for on the day. Read More

Supreme Ventures Racing and Entertainment Limited to refresh brand with new logo

Friday, February, 26 2021    

Supreme Ventures Racing and Entertainment Limited (SVREL), operators of Caymanas Park Limited and subsidiary of the Supreme Ventures Group (SVG), earlier this week announced plans to embark on a 360-degree brand refresh which is to commence with the design of a new... Read More

Meet trainer Vincent Atkinson

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter | Friday, February, 26 2021    

He has trained aboard, now he is back home, enjoying his retirement and still training horses.He has has also had success as an owner winning some prestigious race. Read More

SVREL adds two new races as part of Triple Crown

Thursday, February, 25 2021    

The promoting company Su preme Ventures Racing and Entertainment Limited (SVREL) has made yet another change to this year's racing calender as two new races have been added to the traditional preparation races for the Classics, dubbed The Road to the... Read More

The 'Warrior Chief' triples up, so too trainer Gary Subratie

BY WES MARTIN Contributor | Tuesday, February, 23 2021    

Curiously named Vampire Rejection , the winner of the opening event, was the first of three successes for joint champion jockey Dane Nelson. Trained by Donovan Plummer and starting at odds of 5/2, the lightly raced five-year-old son of... Read More

Regnant reigns first time out

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Tuesday, February, 23 2021    

The connections of first-time runner and winner Regnant are hopeful that the three-year-old colt can develop into a useful runner in the near future, possibly with Classic credentials. Read More

Olde Wharf lands another nine furlongs and 25 yards contest

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Tuesday, February, 23 2021    

Following Olde Wharf's runaway victory in a four-year-old and upward Restricted Allowance V (non-winners of two) event over nine furlongs and 25 yards (1820m) on Saturday (February 13), trainer Gary Subratie said that he was pleased with his charge's... Read More

Eroy on the uptick

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Tuesday, February, 23 2021    

Having endured a rocky patch with Eroy at the back end of last season, trainer Richard Azan is feeling better that his American-bred charge is back to his usual competitive self, heading up to the Open Allowance... Read More



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