Horse Racing

Donald Trump proves a godsend for British bookmakers

Tuesday, September, 19 2017    

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Donald Trump is proving such a good source of income for British bookmakers that one bookie has a department solely devoted to bets related to the US president. Read More

English Racing: Capri motors to St Leger, emulates Nijinsky

Tuesday, September, 19 2017    

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) - Capri delivered jockey Ryan Moore his first English St Leger on Saturday to become the first horse since the legendary Nijinsky in 1970 to achieve the Irish Derby/St Leger... Read More

Penny Chenery, owner of Triple Crown winner Secretariat, dies

Tuesday, September, 19 2017    

Penny Chenery, who bred and raced 1973 USA Triple Crown winner Secretariat as well as realising her ailing father's dream to win the Kentucky Derby in 1972 with Riva Ridge, has died. She was 95. Read More

Red-hot apprentice

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Sunday, September, 17 2017    

Despite a second win in the day's Kenneth Mattis OD Memorial Trophy feature by Superluminal, it was the in-form claiming apprentice Anthony Thomas, who hoisted himself on centre stage on the 12-race programme with four winners at Caymanas Park yesterday. Read More

The lot of outriders

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, September, 15 2017    

The job of outrider at Caymanas Park involves maximum contact with horses. Outriders must possess excellent riding skills, a keen understanding of how horses behave, and a very good knowledge of all aspects of the racetrack. Read More

When one door closes, another opens

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, September, 15 2017    

The popular Jamaican saying “When one door closes, another opens,” can be effectively applied to veteran horseman, Joseph Thomas. Read More

CHACE THE GREAT: The fastest of them all

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, September, 15 2017    

The standard in sprinting is now being set by the bred in utero Chace The Great. Read More

TRACKING THE TWO-YEAR-OLDS: Encouraging first run by Without Exception

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, September, 15 2017    

Everyone at Caymanas Park waited with bated breath for the first appearance of Without Exception — the bay colt by Natural Selection — Ahwhofah, especially since he is the full brother to the brilliant filly She's A Maneater — this year's Triple Crown... Read More

Superluminal is the choice in Kenneth Mattis

Friday, September, 15 2017    

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WHAT THEY SAY: Leo Miller - RACEHORSE JOCKEY

Friday, September, 15 2017    

When did you start your career as a jockey? Read More

WHERE ARE THEY NOW?

Friday, September, 15 2017    

The 2016 Classic season provided racegoers with some memorable performances, not to mention the disqualification of Future King in the Derby. Read More

Cardenas returns

BY OBSERVER RACING WRITER | Friday, September, 15 2017    

Former champion jockey Dick Cardenas is set to return to regular race riding at Caymanas Park tomorrow. Read More

DIAMOND MILE EARNINGS

Friday, September, 15 2017    

2017 DIAMOND MILE CONTENDERS BYEARNINGS AS AT SEPTEMBER 11 HORSES EARNINGS1. SHE'S A MANEATER $10,252,0502. FEARLESS SAMURAI $4,601,3003. CAMPESINO $3,368,8504. CHACE THE GREAT $3,351,8005. MARKET FORCE $3,320,000 Read More

Michael Beecham wants to win the Diamond Mile

Tuesday, September, 12 2017    

Breeder , owner and trainer Michael Beecham revealed in a recent interview with The Supreme Racing Guide that he came into the racing industry 23 years ago with the expectation of winning one of the five Classic races, especially the... Read More

Racing photos one — September 12, 2017

Tuesday, September, 12 2017    

Despite the rain, punters were present in their numbers at the racetrack on Saturday. (Photos: Joseph Wellington)This a truly devoted punter.Mark Williams, who presented the None Such Trophy on Saturday, checking his messages. Read More



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