KINGSTON, Jamaica – Apprentice Oshane Nugent was a winner after timing his winning effort with precision on 4-5 odds on Polly B.
Polly B came home in front in the Caymanas Saturday fifth which was an Optional Claimer ($250,000 – $200,000) for three-year-olds and upwards travelling four furlongs straight.
Nugent in the final furlong was behind Just Trick Me (Chris Mamdeen) but he waited and waited and then brought Polly B to go by winning by 1 ¼ lengths.
Nugent following a hearing by the stewards of the Jamaica Racing Commission was lashed with a fine totalling $25,000 for two separate incidents and was recommended for at least five remedial riding session.
Polly B is trained by Steven Todd.
|RACE 5 OPT CLM $250K-$200K (3YO&UP)(NB6YO&UP/NW4) 4FUR ST 1:50PM|
|1||15||Polly B||Oshane Nugent||4-5||$90||$62|
|2||1||Just Trick Me||Christopher Mamdeen||9-2||$123.00|
|3||10||Prince Sammo||Paul Francis||3-1||$75.00|
|4||12||Adoring Lady||Aaron Chatrie||16-1|
|5||14||Lady Budget||Ruja Lahoe||55-1|
|Trainer: Steven Todd|
|LNS: #8 Supreme Authority|
|Splits:23.0 – Time: 47.1 – Margins: 1 1/4 by 3 1/4 – 15 RAN|