Horse Racing

Patriarch returns to action, faces tough competition in Ahwhofah Sprint feature

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter ruddya@jamaicaobserver.com | Saturday, October, 20 2018    

The long wait for a come-back to competitive racing for Patriarch is now over as the Anthony Nunes trainee takes on some real hard-knocking older rivals in the $1 million Ahwhofah Sprint feature at Caymanas Park today. Read More

Princess Annie seems to like it long

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, October, 19 2018    

“ Princess Annie seems to be just like her half-brother, Future King , who is bred to go long and the hope is that she, with time, can develop into a useful filly,”... Read More

Ahwhofah? Patriarch is the one

BY OBSERVER RACING WRITER | Friday, October, 19 2018    

 THERE are three trophy races on a packed 11-race card tomorrow at Caymanas Park. Read More

Assessing Gold Cup hero Will In Charge, the rest

BY OBSERVER RACING WRITER | Friday, October, 19 2018    

 THE dust has now settled on the 46th running of the Cal's Tomato Ketchup Gold Cup on Saturday, October 13, 2018 at Caymanas Park. The impressions left are very clear for all to see, assess and determine a point of view. Read More

Bigdaddykool is all racehorse – Nunes

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, October, 19 2018    

Bigdaddykool removed all doubts about his well-being as, after a long lay-up due to injury, he again demonstrated his capabilities to win the $1.15-million Nigel B Nunes Memorial Cup feature over nine furlongs and 25 yards (1,820m) on Monday. Read More

Our race plan – trainer Robert Pearson

Friday, October, 19 2018    

FOLLOWING the dominating performance by Will In Charge to win the 46th running of the $3-million Cal's Tomato Ketchup Gold Cup on Saturday, trainer Robert Pearson's confidence could not be higher as he now targets the Superstakes and the Diamond Mile. Read More

I know Will In Charge is the best – Bagwandeen

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, October, 19 2018    

THE win by Will In Charge in Saturday's Cal's Tomato Ketchup Gold Cup has placed him on top as the best horse currently in training at Caymanas Park, and puts him ahead for the Horse of the Year title. Read More

Francia's Pride comes good

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, October, 19 2018    

DESPITE going off at odds of 10-1, trainer Fitzroy Glispie said he was never in doubt that his bay mare Francia's Pride would win the Monday Morning Overnight Allowance event at Caymanas Park on Saturday. Read More

A double to start for apprentice Reyan Lewis

Observer writer | Friday, October, 19 2018    

IT was a day to remember for apprentice Reyan Lewis, who rode his first winner on the Fiztroy Glispie-trained Deal Marker in the third race at Caymanas Park on Saturday. Read More

First triple goes to Tevin Foster

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, October, 19 2018    

CLAIMING apprentice jockey Tevin Foster couldn't have dreamt of a better start to his riding career.Foster has already ridden six winners from 20 mounts to lead the charge of the 21 apprentices who started their careers on September 29. Read More

Symbolic first win for apprentice Radesh Roman

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, October, 19 2018    

Apprentice jockey Radesh Roman, the 20-year-old cousin of six-time champion Omar Walker, recorded his first victory on only his seventh ride at Caymanas Park. Read More

Nuclear Flight moves to Overnight

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, October, 19 2018    

MOVING through the classes, Nuclear Flight has definitely developed a liking for the five-furlong (1,000m) straight course. On Saturday it was another an easy win down the course for the filly in a Restricted Stakes event. Read More

The 'Big Daddy' is back and red hot

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Tuesday, October, 16 2018    

BIGDADDYKOOL (Linton Steadman) returning to competitive racing after injury setbacks, gave racing fans a glimpse of what's to come later on in the season when he destroyed a good and talented field of eight Open Allowance runners to win the $1.15 million, Nigel B Nunes Memorial Cup... Read More

Apprentice Daniel Satchell wants to continue family tradition

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Tuesday, October, 16 2018    

DANIEL Satchell became the fifth of the new lot of 21 apprentices to ride a winner. Read More

Deal Marker goes to stud on a winning note

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Tuesday, October, 16 2018    

FOLLOWING Deal Marker's win in a claiming ($550,000-$500,000) event for three-year-olds and upward that included native-bred four-year-olds and upward non-winners of four on Saturday, trainer Fitzroy Glispie informed that the chestnut filly is off to... Read More



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