Horse Racing

Racing snaps for Wednesday, September 11, 2019 (part 1)

Friday, September, 13 2019    

Trainer Anthony Nunes (right) and jockey Linton Steadman discussing racing strategies before the start of the Saint Cecelia Cup feature.Linval “Pickings” McFarlane (right) celebrates another winner out of the Wayne DaCosta barn. Read More

Racing snaps for Wednesday, September 11, 2019 (part 2)

Friday, September, 13 2019    

THE WINNING DUO! Trainer Borris McIntosh (left) and jockey Bebeto Harveycombined to win with Riot Worthley in the fourth race.Owner Kevin Whitter (left) celebrates the victory by Father Ken with winning jockey, Omar Walker. Read More

Global racing rivalry heats up at Keeneland September Sale

Friday, September, 13 2019    

A global rivalry on the racetrack entered Keeneland's sales pavilion on Tuesday (September 10), with time seeming to stand still when a Curlin colt out of a champion turf sprinter hung at US$3.7 million on the... Read More

Filly fetches whopping US$8.2 million at Keeneland September Sale

Friday, September, 13 2019    

What will be the final foal sent to auction out of blue hen mare Leslie's Lady, who has produced champion Beholder and sire Mendelssohn, hammered for a sales-topping — and historic — US$8.2 million on Wednesday at the Keeneland September Yearling Sale. Read More

Report: Justify failed drug test before Triple Crown run

Friday, September, 13 2019    

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Times says Justify won the 2018 Triple Crown after a failed postrace drug test at a California track that could have kept the horse out of the Kentucky Derby. Read More

Uncle Frank upsets to take St Cecelia Cup

Thursday, September, 12 2019    

Despite a three-timer by trainer Patrick Lynch, it was the Wayne DaCosta conditioned Uncle Frank who stole the spotlight on the 11-race card after an inspiring victory in the 6th running of the $1.15-million Saint Cecelia Cup feature at Caymanas Park yesterday.After... Read More

Chace The Great poised for Saint Cecelia Cup

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter ruddya@jamaicaobserver.com | Wednesday, September, 11 2019    

With the Caribbean Sprint Championship drawing near, Chace The Great would want to grease his engine, and today's feature at Caymanas Park — the Sixth running of the Saint Cecelia Cup, seems like the perfect opportunity for him... Read More

Exotic Wagers — September 11, 2019

Wednesday, September, 11 2019    

Sunrise 6 (Races 1-6)Race 1) Father Ken/Fabulosity/Belligerent KingRace 2) Mount Zion King/Classy Vishala/Lion of JudahRace 3) Talented Tony K/Papa Albert/AlexandraRace 4) Riot Worthley Read More

HORSE HEALTH : Three of the most frequent horse ailments

Tuesday, September, 10 2019    

LAMINITIS Read More

Salah, Latapy vie for non-winners of two victory

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Tuesday, September, 10 2019    

Giving support to the feature Saint Cecelia Trophy on tomorrow's mid-week card is a Restricted Allowance event for native-bred three-year-olds — non-winners of two that also includes imported three-year-olds and upwards maidens going 7 furlongs... Read More

Racing news for Saturday, September 7, 2019

Tuesday, September, 10 2019    

CAPTUREMYSHIP ON THE WINNING WAVE Read More

'Chace' gets another chance

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Tuesday, September, 10 2019    

Midweek racing returns to Caymanas Park tomorrow with the Saint Cecelia Cup as the premier offering, honouring one of the great thoroughbreds to race on the local track. Read More

Racing snaps for Saturday, September 7, 2019 (part 2)

Tuesday, September, 10 2019    

Jockey Oneil Mullings heads to scales after a peach of a ride on Cryptocurrency.Paintthistownred (grey horse - Omar Walker) holds off Princess Statistic (Oneil Mullings) to win the sixth race over 5 furlongs (1,000m) straight. Read More

Racing snaps for Saturday, September 7, 2019 (part 1)

Tuesday, September, 10 2019    

During the pelting rain on Saturday, trainers and grooms prepare their horses to race. (Photos: Naphtali Junior)Punters at the park take shelter from the rain. Read More

Photo: GETTING DOWN

Tuesday, September, 10 2019    

Jockey Jemar Jackson at full throttle aboard Don Julio in last Saturday's (September 7) eighth race at Caymanas Park. Don Julio, who was releasing his maiden tag after 19 attempts, is trained by Lance Richards. The event won by Don Julio was a maiden special weight event for threeyear- olds, run... Read More



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