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Status confirmed — Further And Beyond is the top juvenile

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer racing writer | Friday, January, 1 2021    

Two-year-old chestnut colt Further And Beyond sealed his place as the top juvenile currently in training after winning the one-mile Supreme Ventures Limited sponsored Jamaica Two-Year-Old Stakes at Caymanas Park on Sunday, December 27. Read More

The 'Armond' who became a mighty racing oak

BY OBSERVER RACING WRITER | Friday, January, 1 2021    

The name of Christopher Joseph Armond has been resonating across the length and breadth of the Caribbean racing jurisdiction for over the last 40 years.Armond was a racing commentator, whose voice and knowledge of racing pulsated his race descriptions. Read More

Another chance for England's Rose, Eroy

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, January, 1 2021    

Nine runners will compete in the three-year-old and upwards Restricted Overnight Allowance which highlights the nine-race programme tomorrow (Saturday, January 2) at Caymanas Park.The distance of the race is five furlongs (1,000m) round. Read More

Taking a 'Messi ' Overnight chance

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, January, 1 2021    

The Supreme Ventures Racing and Entertainment Limited Fan Appreciation Day Trophy is the feature that kicks start the 2021 racing season at Caymanas Park today despite other trophy races on offer. Read More

Trevor's Choice — an achievement in patience

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, January, 1 2021    

The Trevor Dunkley Sr-bred and owned four-year-old dark bay colt Trevor's Choice stepped up in class in a mixed three-year-old and upwards Graded Stakes and turned around his sixth-place finish on last to win the inaugural staging of the Christopher Armond Sprint Trophy at Caymanas Park... Read More

The day co-champion jockeys were officially crowned

BY WES MARTIN Contributor | Friday, January, 1 2021    

With confirmation that the leading riders, Dane Nelson and Anthony Thomas, would not put in an appearance leaving the sport with joint 2020 champion jockeys at 84 wins each, the racing year came to an uneventful climax. Read More

RACING NEWS FOR SUNDAY, DECEMBER 27, 2020

Friday, January, 1 2021    

Locomotive obliges as the even-money favourite Read More

Status confirmed

Friday, January, 1 2021    

Two-year-old chestnut colt Further And Beyond sealed his place as the top juvenile currently in training after winning the one-mile Supreme Ventures Limited sponsored Jamaica Two-Year-Old Stakes at Caymanas Park on Sunday, December 27. Read More

What if Anthony Thomas and Dane Nelson were in the saddle last weekend? Who would have won the jockeys' title?

BY OBSERVER RACING WRITER | Tuesday, December, 29 2020    

There were heightened expectations ahead of the last two race days of 2020 — Boxing Day (December 26) and Sunday (December 27) — with many racing fans locked into the battle involving jockeys Anthony Thomas and Dane Nelson. Read More

The colours of Magenta come through at first asking

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer racing writer | Tuesday, December, 29 2020    

MAGENTA , a two-year-old chestnut filly running for the first time, opened a fine double for trainer Philip Feanny in a maiden Special Weight contest for native-bred two-year-olds and upwards, on the 10-race Boxing Day card at Caymanas Park on Saturday, December 26,... Read More

Nipster comes of age

BY OBSERVER RACING WRITER | Tuesday, December, 29 2020    

IN the defining run of his career, Nipster (Casual Trick – Nippit ) staked a solid claim for Horse of the Year honours after winning the 8 -furlong Ian Levy Cup on Saturday, December 26, 2020 at Caymanas Park. Read More

Pulsating!

Tuesday, December, 29 2020    

IN a performance which truly defined his talent and the progress he has made at the back-end of this season, Nipster defeated high-profile rivals to win the inaugural running of the Ian Levy Cup. Read More

Racing news for Saturday, December 26, 2020

Tuesday, December, 29 2020    

Uncle Bally off the mark Read More

The day the Reggae 6 soared over $10 million

BY WES MARTIN Contributor | Tuesday, December, 29 2020    

The prospect of a huge mandatory payout drove betting on the Reggae Six to exceed $11 million thus combining with approximately half this amount already accumulated in the jackpot for the 25 punters who shared the winnings at approximately $555,000 each. Read More

Excellent job!

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter ruddya@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, December, 28 2020    

The Anthony Nunes-trained Further and Beyond, in another demonstration of pure class, swept all before him to reign supreme in the $4-million Supreme Ventures Limited (SVL) Jamaica Two-Year-Old Stakes feature at Caymanas Park yesterday. Read More



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