Horse Racing

Seven juveniles square off in Front Runner Dash

BY OBSERVER RACING WRITER | Friday, August, 9 2019    

For the first time this season, two-year-olds compete on the round course in the Front Runner Dash. Read More

Dontae turns around form in Kenneth Mattis

Friday, August, 9 2019    

Despite Dontae's poor finish as the favourite when last at the races, owner Andrew Donalds says he was more than confident that his “baby” would turnaround that effort in the $1 million Kenneth Mattis Memorial Trophy feature on Saturday, August 3. Read More

Trainer Marlon Anderson, groom fined $50,000

Friday, August, 9 2019    

The First Instance Tribunal, delegatees of the Jamaica Racing Commission, on July 22, 2019, concluded an investigation under Section 25 of the Jamaica Racing Commission Act, into a report by the racing chemist that a urine sample taken from the horse ... Read More

The Analysis – The Review for Saturday, August 3, 2019

BY WES MARTIN | Friday, August, 9 2019    

After two consecutive winless race days the Christopher Mamdeen service was restored in no uncertain manner with yet another three-timer from the leading reinsman which was closed by a gate-to-wire performance from Gary Subratie's improving filly Soul... Read More

Dane Nelson leads at Century Mile in Canada

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, August, 9 2019    

Dane “Warrior Chief” Nelson booted home three winners on the seven-race programme at Century Mile in Canada on Monday to take over the lead in the jockey's championship. Read More

Racing snaps for Saturday, August 3, 2019

Friday, August, 9 2019    

Groom of Triple Crown winner Supreme Soul, Adrian Taylor (centre) receives specialcongratulations for his outstanding achievement from Clive “Freezing Rain” Evans.With Taylor is his daughter Tarika. Read More

Royal Aviator breaks the noose

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, August, 9 2019    

Royal Aviator delivered his first victory since coming under the care of the champion trainer Wayne DaCosta on Saturday, August 3, 2019. It was also the first win for Royal Aviator since winning his prep run for last... Read More

2019 NFL PRE-SEASON: Now is the best time to get the most advantageous JustBet NFL odds

BY MARK ARCHER Contributor | Friday, August, 9 2019    

The scoreline (13-3) of Super Bowl LIII (February 3, 2019) was unspectacular, based on the offensive prowess of the teams involved, as it was the lowest-scoring Super Bowl in NFL history. Read More

A little less 'Sparkle' but enough

Wednesday, August, 7 2019    

Despite the 2019 Independence Day Stakes Trophy being the feature event, it was the Ven Deezle-owned, Ralph Porter-trained and Shane Ellis-ridden Sparkle Diamond, who garnered most attention on the nine-race programme at Caymanas Park yesterday. Read More

Racing snaps for Emancipation Day (August 1, 2019)

Tuesday, August, 6 2019    

Apprentice Reyan Lewis is in the process of unsaddling Zephyr, winner of the 2019 Betting, Gaming and Lotteries Commission Trophy. (Photo: Naphtali Junior) Read More

After two tries Dejae's Boy delivers with blinkers on plus Lasix

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Tuesday, August, 6 2019    

Trainer Wayne DaCosta presented Dejae's Boy, another of his two-year-old runners, in tip top shape to win the Charles Randle Cup on Thursday, August 1 at Caymanas Park. Read More

BGLC GIMMICK RACE – Kevin Smith, Shadae Parr move from failures to winners

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Tuesday, August, 6 2019    

Kevin Smith and Shadae Parr, two abject failures in last year's Betting, Gaming and Lotteries Commission (BGLC)-sponsored Gimmick Race, joined forces to win this year's renewal of the one-furlong (100m) event on Thursday, August 1, 2018 at Caymanas Park. Read More

Expect another 'Sparkle'

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Tuesday, August, 6 2019    

The talented, American-bred Sparkle Diamond goes in search of three consecutive wins when he takes on rivals in a Restricted Stakes event at Caymanas Park later today. Read More

Jamaican 'Juice' flows sweetly in Trinidad for Lakeland Farms

Tuesday, August, 6 2019    

EDITOR'S NOTE – The following article was taken from the Trinidad Guardian. Minor changes were made.  Read More

Racing news for Thursday, August 1, 2019

Tuesday, August, 6 2019    

Three-timer for Raddesh RomanIn-form apprentice Raddesh Roman rode his first triple since starting his career in September of 2018. Roman won aboard Powerful Red, Summer Sun and Winter Is Coming on the 10-race programme. Read More


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