Horse Racing

Tough Diamond Mile to call

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Saturday, December, 2 2017    

Every sporting jurisdiction of note has a defining year-ending event to crown its champions. Read More

Rough 'Diamond' to unearth

Friday, December, 1 2017    

The anxiety is palpable. The wait is almost over. The time is at hand for the running of the lucrative and prestigious Diamond Mile – a race which since its inception in 2015 has kindled the passion of so many within and outside of the racing industry. This year will be no... Read More


Friday, December, 1 2017    

They are at the racetrack everyday and trainers do know a thing or two about horses and their performances. Some shared their selections for the Diamond Mile.DONOVAN PLUMMER Read More


Friday, December, 1 2017    

The draw for the Diamond Mile post positions took place on Wednesday at the Acropolis Gaming Lounge.The Supreme Racing Guide was there to capture the moments. Read More

All is well with She's A Maneater

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, December, 1 2017    

The rest and preparation period for She's A Maneater from the Burger King-sponsored Superstakes (November 11) to get to the Diamond Mile (tomorrow December 2) may have been a little bit too short, but trainer Wayne DaCosta is confirming that all is well with his brilliant filly heading... Read More

What will the 'Maneater' do when there is a little bit of magic in the air?

BY DEREK BRANDT Observer contributor | Friday, December, 1 2017    

The Diamond Mile is one of the most prestigious races on the racing calendar. When people go to the Diamond Mile, the men dress in their suits and ties and the ladies wear their elegant attire. This day is so prestigious because all the races pay big bucks and I get to... Read More

Nunes banks on Bigdaddykool, Houdini's Magic

Friday, December, 1 2017    

Trainer Anthony Nunes is banking on his charges Bigdaddykool and Houdini's Magic to come out running in tomorrow's third staging of the Diamond Mile, sponsored by the Betting, Gaming and Lotteries... Read More

Patriarch 'picks three' with ultimate ease

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, December, 1 2017    

It was expected to be his most demanding test to date, but the manner in which the undefeated Patriarch took apart the field in the 11th running of the $3.6 million Pick 3 Super Challenge Trophy feature last Saturday was quite the... Read More

Expect a better effort from Will In Charge

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, December, 1 2017    

After Will In Charge finished four-and-a-half lengths in third position behind She's A Maneater in the 10-furlong (2,000m) Burger King-sponsored Superstakes last month, trainer Robert Pearson now expects a more... Read More

Diamond Mile changes coming

Friday, December, 1 2017    

Denzil Miller, racing secretary at the racing promoting company, Supreme Ventures Racing and Entertainment Limited (SVREL) is indicating that despite repeated calls, the Diamond Mile will not be a handicap race in 2018. Read More


Friday, December, 1 2017    

A number of devoted punters on Saturday offered the Supreme Racing Guide their take on the outcome of tomorrow's Diamond Mile. We share the views of these punters with our readers.   Read More

Quarantine protocol forces T&T horses out of Diamond Mile

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Tuesday, November, 28 2017    

The searing competitive element that was expected to heighten the record-breaking momentum of this year's Diamond Mile has sadly been diminished by the absence of three horses from Trinidad and Tobago. Read More

Punters will be central on Diamond Mile race day

Tuesday, November, 28 2017    

Although all the attention will be placed on the racetrack as horses compete in the third running of the US$115,000 Diamond Mile, organisers of the biggest and richest race in the entire English-speaking Caribbean have said that punters will not be left out of the... Read More

Storm Born pulls off fighting debut win

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Tuesday, November, 28 2017    

Storm Born, a two-year-old chestnut filly trained by Philip Feanny, didn't win by much on debut, but she showed good fighting qualities when winning the maiden special weight Pick 3 Straight Trophy at Caymanas Park on Saturday. Read More

Siempre Bueno ‘always good’ over the five straight

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Tuesday, November, 28 2017    

After returning to top form with back-to-back victories, Siempre Bueno was expected to provide some fireworks in the Caribbean Sprint Championship on Superstakes Day (November 11). However, the chestnut horse was pulled up by Dick... Read More


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