Horse Racing

As good as gold, next the search for diamonds

The talented American filly Choo Choo Blue continued her impressive vein of form ahead of the ultra-rich Diamond Mile event in early December as she toppled rivals in an explosive 45th running of the Gold Cup on yesterday's 10-race Heroes' Day card at Caymanas Park. Read More

Three members of the horse racing fraternity received their national awards from Governor General Sir Patrick Allen at the annual awards ceremony at King's House yesterday.... Read More

Patriarch cashes in
Patriarch 's emphatic success in the first leg of the Two-Year-Old 'Triple Crown' series – the Cash Pot 'Only One For Me' Trophy (six furlongs – 1,200m) on Saturday last – was the best single performance by any juvenile this...... Read More

FIFTY CENTS RELEASES MAIDEN TAGFifty Cents, trained by Andrew McDonald and ridden by Jerome Innis, was able to release her maiden tag at Caymanas Park on Saturday.... Read More

Seeking My Dream for Gold Cup feature

Monday, October, 16 2017    

Seeking My Dream, the all-time leading money earner and double winner of the Diamond Mile — local racing's richest racing event returns to the track for another crack at the Gold Cup Stakes highlight on a trophy-studded Heroes' Day racing extravaganza at Caymanas Park... Read More

Patriarch the number one in Cash Pot

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Sunday, October, 15 2017    

Patriarch, running from gate number one, earned position number one at the end of the Cash Pot 'Only One For Me' Trophy race yesterday at Caymanas Park. Read More

Another Vigorous to drop hand in Cash Pot 'Only One For Me' feature

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Saturday, October, 14 2017    

The Cash Pot 'Only One For Me' Trophy will launch the 13th running of the Supreme Ventures Limited-sponsored, native-bred, Two-Year-Old 'Triple Crown' series with an 11-trophy race programme at Caymanas Park today. Read More

Number five for Cash Pot

Friday, October, 13 2017    

The Cash Pot 'Only One For Me' Trophy has 10 starters included in the pick of the lot thus far to compete at the juvenile stage in a race over six furlongs (1,200m). Read More


BY CORNELIUS LYSAGHT | Friday, October, 13 2017    

Editor's Note - The following article was first carried by the BBC on its website  Read More

No mirage

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, October, 13 2017    

After being plagued by injuries for months which seriously curtailed his progress, the Norman Palmer-conditioned The Illusionist made his long-awaited debut at Caymanas Park on Saturday in a maiden special weight event for native-bred three-year-olds over six furlongs... Read More

TSETSI 'LIGHTS OUT' DAVIS: Mixing the unlikely elements of boxing and horse racing

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, October, 13 2017    

Many have seen his face in the boxing ring, but Tsetsi “Lights Out” Davis admits that the racetrack is where his true passion lies. Read More

Seven from seven

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, October, 13 2017    

Wayne DaCosta has won the trainers' championship 16 times and holds the record for most wins in a single racing season, but he has yet to leave his imprint on the prestigious Superstakes. Read More

Friends, family celebrate Penny Chenery, owner of Secretariat

Friday, October, 13 2017    

A large audience packed the Keeneland sales pavilion on Monday last to remember the life of Helen “Penny” Chenery, the United States “First Lady of Thoroughbred Racing”, who died September 16 at age 95. Read More

DIAMOND MILE: Time running out to earn

BY OBSERVER RACING WRITER | Friday, October, 13 2017    

With the Diamond Mile set for Saturday, December 2, the scramble to earn enough money to participate in the richest race on the local calendar and truly on. Read More

Racing photos - October 10, 2017

Tuesday, October, 10 2017    

Trainer Patrick Fong (left) and apprentice Javaniel Patterson cool out before the start of Saturday's 10th race. Patterson rode Pinelope for Fong. Read More


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