Racing Snaps – Saturday, February 4, 2023
Foreigner Atlantic Convoy leaves his saddling stall to compete in his first event on local soil. (Photos: Garfield Robinson)
A wall of horses spreads across the track in the day's final event, including eventual winner Classical Orb (second right) with Aaron Chatrie aboard.
GETTING CLOSE! Jockey Christopher Mamdeen paying attention to his mount in the Eight Thirty Sprint, Bella Bella. The former champion jockey went on to win aboard Bella Bella.
Trainer Dale Murphy leads in his three-year-old winner Bella Bella. Christopher Mamdeen is in the saddle.
Owner Oral Hayden (left) having a chat with jockey Javaniel Patterson.

Now you can read the Jamaica Observer ePaper anytime, anywhere. The Jamaica Observer ePaper is available to you at home or at work, and is the same edition as the printed copy available at


  1. We welcome reader comments on the top stories of the day. Some comments may be republished on the website or in the newspaper; email addresses will not be published.
  2. Please understand that comments are moderated and it is not always possible to publish all that have been submitted. We will, however, try to publish comments that are representative of all received.
  3. We ask that comments are civil and free of libellous or hateful material. Also please stick to the topic under discussion.
  4. Please do not write in block capitals since this makes your comment hard to read.
  5. Please don't use the comments to advertise. However, our advertising department can be more than accommodating if emailed:
  6. If readers wish to report offensive comments, suggest a correction or share a story then please email:
  7. Lastly, read our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy