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Stiff Overnight sprint with Dunrobin, American Invader the principals

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, December, 27 2019    

With no trophy race on the nine-race programme, by default, the Restricted Overnight Allowance event to be contested over five-and-a-half furlongs (1,100m) takes centre stage at Caymanas Park tomorrow. Read More

A race made for Mahogany

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, December, 27 2019    

Nine native-bred two-year-olds contest a maiden special weight event over five-and-a-half furlongs (1,100m) tomorrow at Caymanas Park as the curtains come down on racing for 2019. Read More

Apprentice Chris Mamdeen seals his lot as champion jockey

BY WES MARTIN Contributor | Friday, December, 27 2019    

Having appealed his six-day ban for several riding infractions which should have commenced on December 14, leading rider Christopher Mamdeen has made full use of the opportunity to keep riding. This, while the Jamaica Racing Commission tries to convene a quorum to hear the... Read More

Suasion — an encouraging winner second time out

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, December, 27 2019    

Two races after Voytek romped The Royal Lancaster Trophy for colts and geldings, Suasion, stepped forward to wrest the Sunny Side Stakes for two-year-old maiden fillies. Both races were run over five furlongs round (1,000 metres) on Saturday (December 21) at Caymanas... Read More

Eight from eight

Friday, December, 27 2019    

Wow Wow underlined his juvenile superiority yesterday at Caymanas Park when he dispatched rivals once again, this time in the top two-year-old event of the season, the Jamaica Two-Year-Old Stakes. Read More


Friday, December, 27 2019    

Trainer Gary Subratie saddling his first-time runner, Pharoah It Is.General manager at Supreme Ventures Racing and Entertainment Limited, Lorna Gooden, presents a special award to Erold Golding from The Terrace Offtrack Betting Parlour. Read More

Wow Wow set to ignite in Jamaica 2-Y-O Stakes

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Wednesday, December, 25 2019    

All that stands in the way of Wow Wow becoming thoroughbred racing's second Two-Year-Old 'Triple Crown' champion in the Supreme Ventures Limited (SVL)-sponsored series, is the distance of one mile (1,600m). Read More

Exotic Wagers — December 26, 2019

Wednesday, December, 25 2019    

Sunrise 6 (Races 1-6)Race 1) ShesaysyesRace 2) Talented Tony K/Uncle FreddieRace 3) Wow WowRace 4) Boss Izzy/Disturbin di Peace/Let It Snow/Dallas/Hail MaryRace 5) Kalahari/Azaria/Nuclear Dan DadaRace 6) Balazo/Musketoon Read More

Close finishes and the photo-finish camera

BY WES MARTIN Contributor | Tuesday, December, 24 2019    

After having run in very competitive races over shorter trips in recent times, most analysts overlooked the fact that Nuclear Thunder would be able to dominate the early fractions in the opening event. Under champion jockey-designate, Christopher Mamdeen, trainer Phillip Elliott's charge... Read More

Walk in the park

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Tuesday, December, 24 2019    

The third and final leg of the Supreme Ventures Limited (SVL)-sponsored Two-Year-Old Triple Crown series of races — the Jamaica Two-Year-Old Stakes takes place at Caymanas Park on Boxing Day, Thursday, December 26, 2019. This race is a one mile (1,600m) contest that carries a total... Read More

Enticing carryovers on Boxing Day card

BY OBSERVER RACING WRITER | Tuesday, December, 24 2019    

Some juicy carryovers are in the offing for punters when the nine-race Boxing Day (Thursday, December 26) programme gets underway at Caymanas Park. Read More

Trevor’s Choice slowly finding himself

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Tuesday, December, 24 2019    

Trevor's Choice left his starting position like a loose horse on the go and thereafter settled into a steady gallop from gate to wire that unsettled a competitive filed at the Restrictive Stakes level. The horses in this event travelled five-and-a-half... Read More

Racing news for Saturday, December 21, 2019

Tuesday, December, 24 2019    

Struck by Grace gets it right Read More

Now or never for Sentient

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Tuesday, December, 24 2019    

Although the two-year-olds take centre stage on Thursday's (December 26) Boxing Day nine-race programme, the Supreme Ventures “Millionaire Dream” Trophy should draw attention as 12 runners compete over seven-and-a-half furlongs... Read More

Racing snaps for Saturday, December 21, 2019

Tuesday, December, 24 2019    

Mr Pantheon (Raddesh Roman) is photographed with his connections in the winners' enclosure. From left are Nasheva Bryan, Marlon Biggs (owner), trainer Ryan Darby and Kevin Whitter. (Photos: Joseph Wellington) Read More


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