Horse Racing

Hummingbirds edge Spurs in BEL thriller

When it got down to the wire, Kingston Hummingbirds' mental fortitude got deep, as they surged to create separation in an otherwise very tight battle to end the winning run of Manchester Spurs, in the Berger Elite League's weekend monster clash. Read More

Inaugural running of Miracle Man Cup attracts 20 starters
The first running of the Miracle Man Cup on Boxing Day (December 26, 2018) has attracted 20 starters.... Read More

Nunes enters 9, DaCosta 5
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Anthony Radcliffe makes exercise riders race his own
  Long before the rising of the morning sun, before the rest of the world stirs, exercise riders are at the race track working horses and making themselves present when needed for duties.... Read More


Tuesday, December, 18 2018    


Racing photos — December 18, 2018

Tuesday, December, 18 2018    

The start of a nine-furlong and 25-yard (1820 metres) event on last Saturday's 11-race card at Caymanas Park (Photos: Naphtali Junior) Read More

Performance analysis for Wednesday, December 12, 2018

BY WES MARTIN Observer contributor | Tuesday, December, 18 2018    


Still 'hovering' successfully at age eight

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Tuesday, December, 18 2018    

 Never a factor in the recent Diamond Mile when finishing in ninth place by 11 ½, Hover Craft, now an eight-year-old returned in Open Allowance on Wednesday, December 12, 2018 and notched another victory in his long and fruitful career. Read More

Photo: She's A Maneater back on track

Tuesday, December, 18 2018    

Horse of the Year, She's A Maneater, after that horrible occurence in the Diamond Mile (December 1, 2018) when she bolted through the door of her starting stall, made her return on Saturday last (December 15) and gave another of her command performances, winning a Grade 1 Stakes over five and a... Read More

Today's Horoscope — December 18, 2018

Tuesday, December, 18 2018    

HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Tuesday, December 18, 2018:This year you will be a handful to deal with. You have an excess of energy and tend to be luckier and more fiery than usual, as if you were a cat with nine lives. If you are single, you will need to work hard to stay that way. You have more... Read More

She's A Maneater, Chace The Great in tough sprint call

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Saturday, December, 15 2018    

ALL eyes will be on the brilliant She's A Maneater as the unlucky Diamond Mile non-starter takes on eight rivals in a quick dash Graded Stakes event over five-and-a-half furlongs (1,100m) at Caymanas Park today. Read More


Saturday, December, 15 2018    

Sunrise 6 (Races 2-7) Race 2) Earn Your StripesRace 3) Soy El Senor/Royal VibesRace 4) YoloveRace 5) JamalJamesRace 6) Perfect Asset/My Angel Briannah/Buckaluck/Hello LadyRace 7) Nala's Bushman/Key Witness/Dare To Speak Read More

The 'Soul' within wrapped with class

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, December, 14 2018    

Trainer Anthony Nunes is not known to give assessments of his two-year-olds at an early stage, but the leading conditioner believes he may have unearthed another talented juvenile in Supreme... Read More

I was born to ride horses – Dane Nelson

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, December, 14 2018    

It all started in 2002 when apprentice Dane Nelson rode his first winner, Guardian Angel, for trainer Paul Campbell. Read More

'Rojorn' lands right on time

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer writer | Friday, December, 14 2018    

Rojorn Di Pilot's come from behind win on Wednesday (December 12, 2018) has his trainer Wayne DaCosta considering a possible start in the Supreme Ventures Limited (SVL)-sponsored Jamaica Two-Year-Old Stakes on Boxing Day, December... Read More




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