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Finally, some 'Sparkle

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, August, 17 2018    

Super Sparkle, a dashing imported bay filly on twinkle toes, has given owner-trainer Ian Parsard high expectations of her becoming a more-than-decent racing prospect and an even more respectable breeding possibility in the future. Read More

As tough as nails

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, August, 17 2018    

Although he may not be the force he once was, trainer Wayne DaCosta believes his eight-year-old dark bay gelding Perfect Neighbour still has all the credentials to compete effectively at the top level. Read More

BALTUSROL: No need for excitement as yet — trainer Anthony Nunes

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, August, 17 2018    

Following Baltusrol's victory in Saturday's Front Runner Dash feature, trainer Anthony Nunes is not overly excited about his charge's run, saying it was just an introduction to racing for his bay colt. Read More

Little Big Horn earns seventh career win

Friday, August, 17 2018    

Trainer Leroy Tomlinson is of the view that once Little Big Horn gets proper handling, the five-year-old bay horse has the quality to be competitive above claiming company. Read More

No gallops in-between races work for Storm

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, August, 17 2018    

After releasing the maiden tag in a driving finish over seven and a half furlongs (1,500m) in a good time of 1:34.3 on January 1, many, including the connections, had high hopes for Storm, but the three-year-old bay gelding has not shown much since then. Read More

SOS continues sponsorship of Seek exercise book race day

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, August, 17 2018    

Stationery and Office Supplies Limited (SOS), the new manufacturers of the popular Seek series of exercise books, is stepping forward to host the 11th staging of the Seek Back-to-School race day. This was announced last Tuesday at a press conference held at the SOS headquarters on... Read More

RACING NEWS…RACING NEWS…RACING NEWS…

Friday, August, 17 2018    

TEN HORSES CLAIMED ON WEDNESDAYTen horses were claimed on the 10-race programme at Caymanas Park on Wednesday. Read More

JustBet offers $1.75 for Chelsea to beat Arsenal

BY CHRISTOPHER SAWYERS Contributor | Friday, August, 17 2018    

Tomorrow (August 18) the most exciting league in Europe, the English Premier League, kicks into second gear, while the Italian Serie A welcome superstar Cristiano Ronaldo to their shores, which is sure to give that league a much-needed boost. Read More

Bayliss calls on Stokes to make public apology

Friday, August, 17 2018    

NOTTINGHAM, United Kingdom (AFP) — England Coach Trevor Bayliss has suggested Ben Stokes make a public apology over the events that led to his eventual acquittal for affray as the all-rounder waits to see if he will be recalled for this week's third Test against India at Trent... Read More

Windwards beat Jamaica; victories for T&T and Guyana

Friday, August, 17 2018    

KINGSTOWN, St Vincent (CMC0 — Trinidad and Tobago's quest to do the double got off to the perfect start when they thoroughly defeated the Leeward Islands by a mammoth 176 runs in the first round of the Regional Under-19 50-over Championship yesterday. Read More

Man City's Walker backs Foden to fill De Bruyne's boots

Friday, August, 17 2018    

MANCHESTER, United Kingdom (AFP) — Manchester City defender Kyle Walker believes 18-year-old Phil Foden has the talent and attitude to step up in the absence of injured Kevin de Bruyne. Read More

Three new faces in Proteas team to tour Windies

Friday, August, 17 2018    

CAPE TOWN, South Africa (CMC) — Three new faces will be in South Africa Women's team when they tour the Caribbean next month from September 10 to October 6, 2018. Read More

Kraigg Brathwaite to play for Nottinghamshire

Friday, August, 17 2018    

LONDON, England (CMC) — West Indies opening batsman Kraigg Brathwaite has signed a deal to play for Nottinghamshire in the Specsavers County Championship run-in. Read More

Rain halts Tomljanovic progress in Cincinnati

Friday, August, 17 2018    

CINCINNATI, United States (AFP) — The women's draw took a beating on Wednesday in Cincinnati, where world number one Simona Halep's was still battling when rain halted play. Read More

Aaron Chatrie suspended, fined

Friday, August, 17 2018    

The stewards of the Jamaica Racing Commission are announcing the following disciplinary actions arising from an inquiry held on Tuesday, August 14, 2018. Read More



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