Horse Racing

Garrincha's late burst just in time

Sunday, November, 4 2018    

After a superb stretch run, Garrincha, under jockey Aaron Chatrie, burst through the pack on the inside rails and got up in time to nip KJ Express on the wire to win the $900,000 Restricted Allowance highlighter on the 10-race card at Caymanas Park,... Read More

Brandy to recoup losses in Restricted Allowance event today

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter ruddya@jamaicaobserver.com | Saturday, November, 3 2018    

Despite racing only three days before, the Wayne DaCosta-trained chestnut filly Brandy shouldn't be all that stressed to put away rivals in the Restricted Allowance event highlighter on the 10-race progarmme at Caymanas Park today. Read More

BGLC Diamond Mile contenders

BY OBSERVER RACING WRITER | Friday, November, 2 2018    

THE race for entry into the Betting Gaming and Lotteries Commission (BGLC) and Supreme Ventures-sponsored Diamond Mile is gathering pace as horses, jockeys, trainers and grooms continue their preparation to participate in the country's richest racing event. Read More

Houdini's Magic heads Coca Cola Invitational Mile with Another Bullet

BY OBSERVER RACING WRITER | Friday, November, 2 2018    

 THE invitees with their handicap weights have been officially released by the Racing Office for the Coca Cola Invitational Mile to be run on the Burger King-sponsored Super Day of racing scheduled for Caymanas Park on Saturday, November 10, 2018. Read More

The magnetism is getting stronger

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, November, 2 2018    

Following Money Magnet's commanding victory in the 5th running of the Saint Cecelia Cup feature on Saturday, trainer Richard Azan is hoping that his talented filly can put in the same performance in the upcoming Caribbean Sprint... Read More

Ramon Parish back home… for a while

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, November, 2 2018    

BATCH of 1999 jockey graduate Ramon Parish, who returned to Jamaica recently for his first ride in nine years, finished fourth on Isotope for trainer Carl Anderson. Read More

'Warrior Chief' returns

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff writer | Friday, November, 2 2018    

After another season riding mainly at the Northlands Park racetrack in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, former three-time champion jockey Dane “Warrior Chief” Nelson returns to competitive race riding at Caymanas Park tomorrow. Read More

BREEDERS' CUP BETTING

Friday, November, 2 2018    

Supreme Ventures Racing and Entertainment Limited is offering betting on all Breeders' Cup races today (Friday — November 2) and tomorrow (Saturday — November 3) at Caymanas park and all off track betting stations. Read More

Syndicates offer dreams of cut-price Derby glory

Friday, November, 2 2018    

NEWMARKET, United Kingdom (AFP) - Syndicates are a lifeline to racing fans who cannot afford to own a horse individually and in also attracting the young who are pivotal if the sport is to blossom, leading English trainer Richard Hannon Junior told AFP... Read More

Real Madrid seek a change of fortune

BY CHRISTOPHER SAWYERS Contributor | Friday, November, 2 2018    

Tomorrow Saturday, November 3 and Sunday, November 4, football stadia across Europe will be fully 'lit' as some mouth-watering match-ups awaits fans. Read More

Accelerate favoured in Breeders' Cup Classic from number 14 post

Friday, November, 2 2018    

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (AP) — Accelerate , the California-based five-year-old who has won five of six starts this year, is the 5-2 morning-line favourite for the Breeders' Cup Classic after drawing the far outside number 14 post for the US$6-million... Read More

Classic seeks recognition without Triple Crown champ

Friday, November, 2 2018    

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky. (AP) — The reigning Triple Crown champion is not part of the field for tomorrow's Breeders' Cup Classic. And none of the horses in any of the 14 races that make up the Breeders' Cup cards this weekend has ever won a Kentucky Derby, or a Preakness, or a Belmont... Read More

Emotional day for trainer Gary Subratie

Thursday, November, 1 2018    

It was an emotional day for trainer Gary Subratie as his charge Saratoga Sight won the Errol “Big Sub” Subratie Memorial Trophy feature, a race named in honour of his father at Caymanas Park yesterday. Read More

My Elle Belle for Errol Subratie Memorial Cup feature

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter ruddya@jamaicaobserver.com | Wednesday, October, 31 2018    

THREE-year-old American-bred chestnut filly My Elle Belle, who threw away her chances at the starting gates on last, will be hoping to get things right this time around in the $1-million Errol “Big Sub” Subratie Memorial Cup feature at Caymanas Park... Read More

Let the 'Belle' toll for Big Sub

BY OBSERVER STAFF REPORTER | Tuesday, October, 30 2018    

The Errol “Big Sub” Subratie Memorial Trophy is the highlight of tomorrow's 10-race midweek programme at Caymanas Park. Read More



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