Horse Racing

Houdini's Magic boosts chances for Diamond Mile

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff writer | Friday, November, 17 2017    

The Anthony Nunes-trained Houdini's Magic strengthened his claims as one of the horses to look out for in next month's Diamond Mile, after a compelling three-length win in the fourth running of the $1.35 million Coca-Cola Invitational Mile, sponsored by Burger King at Caymanas Park last... Read More

ELIAS HALOUTE — An honour to breed a good horse

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, November, 17 2017    

Full of fresh, raw vitality, Patriarch put down another electrifying performance to win the Juvenile Sprint, one of the two-year-old events carded for the Burger King-sponsored Superstakes Day 12-race programme at Caymanas Park on... Read More

Shane Ellis set to ride Marquesas in Pick-3 Super Challenge

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, November, 17 2017    

Following Marquesas's four-and-a-half length victory in Wednesday's Abbie Grannum Memorial Cup feature, trainer Michael Marlowe said that the performance was enough to convince jockey Shane Ellis to take up the reins in the Pick-3 Super Challenge Trophy next week... Read More

She's A Maneater – the wow factor

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff writer | Friday, November, 17 2017    

Thoroughbred racing at Caymanas Park has seen a multitude of racehorses — of high achievers and unforgettable moments — but one of its brightest and most accomplished stars is the brilliant filly She's A Maneater. Read More

Tailor-made for Woodhouse

BY OBSERVER RACING WRITER | Friday, November, 17 2017    

 As the two-year-old season builds up considerable speed, the Royal Lancaster Trophy, one of the trophy races on the 10-race card tomorrow at Caymanas Park, is sure to add to the stock of budding horses who would want to play a part in next year's Classic races. Read More


Friday, November, 17 2017    

The third running of the prestigious and richest race on the local horse racing calendar, the Betting Gaming and Lotteries, Supreme Ventures Limited-sponsored Diamond Mile was offcially launched last night at the ATL Automotive Limited showroom on Oxford Road in St... Read More


Friday, November, 17 2017    

Eleven horses were claimed on the 10-race midweek programme at Caymanas Park on Wednesday. Read More

Two trophy races to highlight midweek programme

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Wednesday, November, 15 2017    

Two trophy races are carded on the 10-race programme at Caymanas Park today, but it is the native-bred three-year-olds (NW2)/Imported three-year-olds and upward maidens Restricted Allowance caper, that will do the job of highlighting. Read More

Exotic Wagers - November 15, 2017

Wednesday, November, 15 2017    

Sunrise 6 (Races 1-6)Race 1) El Profesor/MarquesasRace 2) Fortuneonehundred/Frankenstorm/Sir Leyland HallRace 3) Breezy/Mary's GoldRace 4) Heat It UpRace 5) Mt Ambassador/Flying Machine/Kanaloa Read More

Racing photos 2 - November 14, 2017

Tuesday, November, 14 2017    

These racegoers are really enjoying themselves.Having found the winner in the Jamaica Observer's Supreme Racing Guide, this gentleman shares his findings with others.Owner Elias Haloute checks on his two-year-old Esperanza.  Read More

Racing pics - November 14, 2017

Tuesday, November, 14 2017    

Linda Delapenha proudly leads in Houdini's Magic on Saturday after a win in the Coca-Cola Invitational Mile. Read More


BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Tuesday, November, 14 2017    

The third running of the US$115,000 Diamond Mile is poised to host its first overseas runners, as three Trinidad-based horses – Leading Lady , Thisonesforron and ... Read More

The 'teacher' returns

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Tuesday, November, 14 2017    

With the Burger King-sponsored Superstakes Race Day done and dusted last Saturday, full attention now turns to the two-year-olds. Six juveniles are to contest the Abbie Grannum Memorial Cup at Caymanas Park tomorrow. Read More

Commander Two — the win, how he came into the hands of Patrick Taylor

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Tuesday, November, 14 2017    

Several outstanding performances were achieved on the Burger King-sponsored Super Day at Caymanas Park on Saturday. Among the top performers that drew attention was Commander Two, a two-year-old bay gelding by Forest Danger - Hurricane Michelle bred at Everglades Farms... Read More


Tuesday, November, 14 2017    



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