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Thomas increases lead over Nelson in Jockeys' Championship

Monday, December, 14 2020    

As the battle for the Jockeys' Championship continues to heat up, leading rider Anthony Thomas rode three winners yesterday to confirm his standing as the man to catch for the coveted title at Caymanas Park. Read More

Mahogany serves scintillating display of sprinting

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Sunday, December, 13 2020    

After a disappointing Classic season when he was mainly beaten by the distance and sometimes a wet track, three-year-old chestnut gelding Mahogany, running over a more suitable trip of six-and-a-half furlongs (1,300m) on a dry surface, decimated a good field including two Classic winners... Read More

Universal Boss favoured in Non-Restricted Overnight Allowance event

BY SHERDON COWAN Staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Sunday, December, 13 2020    

Having gone seven races without a win the Anthony Nunes-trained Universal Boss is now poised to break that spell as he faces a fairly easy assignment in a Non-Restricted Overnight Allowance event going over five and a half furlongs (1,100m) at Caymanas Park today. Read More

Strong field goes in chase of Open Allowance/Graded Stakes event

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Saturday, December, 12 2020    

Despite the presence of the Royal Lancaster Trophy on today's 11-race programme, the proverbial big boys will be at the forefront of the action when they lock horns in a knotty Open Allowance/Graded Stakes event over six-and-half furlongs (1,300metres) at Caymanas Park. Read More

Helpful to have a patient owner, says trainer Steven Todd after victory by

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, December, 11 2020    

The Marcus Dabdoub-bred Awesome Choice (Sensational - Lipstick Lily) rounded the field from barrier 14 to contest the lead with Sure Curlin. She then ended the neck and neck battle by drawing off from half-a-furlong out to score an emphatic victory in the Sunnyside Stakes on Sunday,... Read More

RACING NEWS FOR SUNDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2020

Friday, December, 11 2020    

Undecided wins after racing twice in less than 24 hoursThree-year-old grey/roan colt Undecided, after six career starts, got his head in front at the wire in a maiden condition race at 6 furlongs after running on consecutive race days. Read More

A test at the 'Summit of Speed'

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, December, 11 2020    

This weekend of racing at Caymanas Park is being dubbed the 'Summit of Speed' by the promoter. No race on the two-day programme will be longer that 6 furlongs. Read More

SUMMIT OF SPEED

Friday, December, 11 2020    

This weekend of racing at Caymanas Park is being dubbed the 'Summit of Speed' by the promoter. No race on the two-day programme will be longer that 6 -furlongs. Read More

I knew Oneofakind was going to win this time — groom Ian Wynter

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer racing writer | Friday, December, 11 2020    

Despite feeling the sting of Another Affair before, groom Ian Wynter said that he was 100 per cent confident that his charge Oneofakind would turn the tables on the filly when they met... Read More

Meet trainer Rudolph Hardial

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer Racing Writer | Friday, December, 11 2020    

He has been around for a while in racing, from a young man growing up close to the racetrack and after becoming a licensed trainer. Read More

Review of race day — Sunday, December 6, 2020

BY WES MARTIN Observer racing writer | Friday, December, 11 2020    

Running for the fifth time maiden colt Undecided confirmed the recent good form of trainer Patrick Lynch and jockey Dick Cardenas with the former winning his third in a week and the latter his fourth in two days. Also owned by Lynch,... Read More

Billy Whizz is the front-runner

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer racing writer | Friday, December, 11 2020    

Billy Whizz, after three encouraging runs, including a second on October 24 behind top-notch two-year-old Further and Beyond, ticked his name into the winner's column with a noticeable victory on Saturday (December 5) at Caymanas Park. Read More

Dick Cardenas posts a triple

BY Wes Martin Contributor | Tuesday, December, 8 2020    

Saddled by David Lee Sin, also in his capacity as owner of the first of two wins, odds-on favourite Dream of Mine against the weakest opposition for her 11th career appearance won in a 10-length runaway for title-chasing reinsman Dane Nelson who started the day six wins adrift of chief... Read More

The Todds holding sway

Tuesday, December, 8 2020    

The father Richard Todd and son Steven have been churning out the winners with regularity in recent times. Read More

The old warrior

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Tuesday, December, 8 2020    

Although getting on in years Superluminal, who took a step down in class, still showed his true grit and determination and his desire to be in front when the winning post arrives, when the eight-year-old bay horse won the Errol “Big Sub” Subratie Memorial Trophy feature on... Read More



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