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Weekend Jazz — playing music down the straight

Weekend Jazz , a three-year-old bay colt conditioned by Byron Davis, supported his trainer's confidence by scoring a confident-looking 1 1/2-length victory in an imported three-year-old and upwards – non-winners of three -... Read More

It seems that the Reggae-6 exotic wager is here to stay as punters at the track, online, and the many off-track betting outlets across the island have embraced the new betting offering.... Read More

A day littered with upsets
Speedy little filly Ocean Wave (Dick Cardenas) enjoyed an uncontested lead to the top of the home straight to put her field in trouble.... Read More

Trainer Prince McDonald passes on
Trainer Prince McDonald passed away last Friday, November 20.McDonald, who graduated from the Jamaica Racing Commission's training programme in 2018, had his first win with Cheers.... Read More

Godolphin's Ghaiyyath named Cartier Horse of the Year

Tuesday, November, 24 2020    

Ghaiyyath was announced as Cartier Horse of the Year at the 30th annual Cartier Racing Awards on Friday last (November 20). Read More


Tuesday, November, 24 2020    

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At last Jamai Raja earns his props at the Overnight level

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Sunday, November, 22 2020    

It may have been a seven-and-a-half-furlong (1,500m) event, which many pundits considered a bit long, but Jamai Raja went with the leaders from the start and led nearly every step of the way to impressively take home the $1-million United Racehorse Trainers' Association Trophy feature at... Read More

Nunes could extend lead in trainers' race with

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Saturday, November, 21 2020    

Having done well to preserve his lead atop the trainers' standings so far, reigning champion Anthony Nunes is likely to widen his $1-million-plus gap over rival Wayne DaCosta, as his charges Legality and Universal Boss headline the front-runners for The United Racehorse Trainers'... Read More

She keeps on going and going

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, November, 20 2020    

Go Deh Girl, following a seven-day respite after her five-length debut victory run on the five-round circular course, returned to the races in spanking fashion going half-a-furlong longer to take the Princess Popstar Trophy for two-year-olds run over 51/2 furlongs at Caymanas Park on... Read More

I give thanks to the Almighty all the time, says trainer of God of Love

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, November, 20 2020    

He made two big money claims in recent times, namely Patriarch and God of Love. Now trainer Fitzgerald Richards is reaping quantum success. Read More

Anthony Thomas bounces back with a triple

BY WES MARTIN Contributor | Friday, November, 20 2020    

The shortest priced favourite of the day was SheBoom trained by in-form conditioner Patrick “Wacky” Lynch. Read More

Another Affair stamps her undoubted class

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, November, 20 2020    

After finishing third by just two lengths in the recent Jamaica Derby over 12 furlongs (2,400m) on October 31, Another Affair returned to the races two weeks later and substantiated her form and class when winning a Restricted Stakes... Read More

Princess Annie a winner but claiming is her destiny

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, November, 20 2020    

Since winning the Jamaica Oaks, a Classic race for fillies, only last year, Princess Annie has failed to progress. Read More


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