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Is Denzil Miller returning to the promoting company?

Friday, December, 4 2020    

Former racing secretary Denzil Miller seems set to return in a yet unknown capacity with the promoting company of racing in Jamaica, Supreme Ventures Racing and Entertainment Limited (SVREL). Read More

A 'Big Sub' awaits

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, December, 4 2020    

The Errol “Big Sub” Subratie Memorial Trophy highlights the nine-race card at Caymanas Park tomorrow. The three-year-old Non-Restricted Overnight Allowance event has attracted a large field of 14 runners at one mile. Read More

'Further and Beyond' all others

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, December, 4 2020    

Further and Beyond emerged as the top-rated two-year-old for this season thus far after victory in the Pick-3 “Super Challenge” Trophy feature on Sunday, November 29 at Caymanas Park. Read More

The 'Ball' goes loose again

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Contributor | Friday, December, 4 2020    

Every now and then Loose Ball appears from nowhere, produces a winning effort that usually surprises even the closest watchers at Caymanas Park. Read More

Review of race day – Sunday, November 29, 2020

BY WES MARTIN Contributor | Friday, December, 4 2020    

The trend of the opening events yielding high-priced winners continued with 18/1 chance Primal Fear making virtually all to give leading 2020 apprentice Oshane Nugent his first of two wins in a confident display for trainer Alford Brown. Read More

Horse racing grow inna mi belly – meet groom Romeo Hutchinson

Friday, December, 4 2020    

At 24 years old, Romeo Hutchinson is relatively young in the sport of horse racing. Yet, this young man has made a strong and determined commitment to his chosen field, that of being a groom of thoroughbred horses. Read More


BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Tuesday, December, 1 2020    

Trainer Gary Subtraie said that even without Nipster suffering interference in deep stretch, he strongly believes that his St Leger winner would have easily won the top-rated Open Allowance/Graded Stakes over 7 1/2 furlongs (1,500m) on... Read More


Tuesday, December, 1 2020    

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The 'Rust ' is coming off

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Tuesday, December, 1 2020    

“Slowly but surely Rusty is taking his time to develop into a useful runner.” Read More

Shane Ellis to stand down as Jockeys' Guild president

BY OBSERVER RACING WRITER | Tuesday, December, 1 2020    

Current president of the Jockeys' Guild of Jamaica will not be seeking re-election to the post when the next annual general meeting of the grouping is held. Read More

The plight of jockey Anthony Thomas

Tuesday, December, 1 2020    

The first race on Saturday last (November 28) got off to an unconventional start when leading jockey Anthony Thomas had to hang on for dear life for a long while before falling off his mount No Identity after passing the winning post. Read More

Wise Guy wins Trinidad and Tobago's Triple Crown

Tuesday, December, 1 2020    

ARIMA, Trinidad – Kimal Santo could ha rdly contain his emotions, after he etched his name in the horse racing record books, when he became the first apprentice to complete the Trinidad & Tobago triple crown aboard Wise Guy ... Read More

After nearly 50 years, Calder sees racing for the final time

Tuesday, December, 1 2020    

MIAMI GARDENS, Florida (AP) — After nearly 50 years, the sun has set on a racing day at Calder for the final time. Read More

Mixed fortunes for jockey Anthony Thomas

BY WES MARTIN Contributor | Tuesday, December, 1 2020    

Title-chasing reinsman Anthony Thomas had mixed fortunes on the 10-race card as he seeks to add the 2020 championship to his 2018 triumph. Read More

Racing Snaps 2 for Saturday, November 28, 2020

Tuesday, December, 1 2020    

Black Bombshell, a two-year-old bay filly by Northern Giant – Buyabook makes her first appearance in the Parade Ring.(Photos: Naphtali Junior) Read More


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