No Overnight as yet for Wednesday’s (April 3), mid-week card

KINGSTON, Jamaica – The announcement came late during today's (March 30) 10-race card at Caymanas Park when the Racing Office of the promoting company, Supreme Ventures Racing and Entertainment Limited, made it known that entries for the proposed race meeting of Wednesday, April 3, had been reopened until 11:00 am on Monday, April 1. That […]

Claimer Maximum Security wins Florida Derby, earns Kentucky berth

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Maximum Security was in a claiming race just over three months ago, which meant his connections were willing to let him go to another barn at that point for a mere US$16,000. There were no takers. Oh, how they might have missed out. Maximum Security has risen from racing's minor […]

Run Thatcher Run passes Guineas test with grit, determination

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Run Thatcher Run returned to the track today just seven days after making his seasonal bow last Saturday as his trainer Wayne DaCosta moved to prepare him for the 2000 Guineas on April 14 after some injury concerns. This time the chestnut colt by Fearless Vision – Ahwhofah racing for the first […]

Layu Kawen obliges as the 4-5 favourite in ninth race

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Layu Kawen gave trainer Adin ‘Dreddie’ Williams his first win this season when he captured the day’s ninth race – a maiden condition event for three-year-olds just minutes ago run over nine furlongs and 25 yards. Layu Kawen was taken off the pace by jockey Linton Steadman and then made his move […]

Champion jockey Anthony Thomas doubles-up on 1-2 favourite Alexandra

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Drawn 11 out of 11 coming down the five-straight made it even easier for jockey Anthony Thomas to have an armchair ride atop the Anthony Nunes trained Alexandra a short while ago in the eighth of ten races at Caymanas Park today. Alexandra won a Restricted Allowance 4 – 4-year-old and up […]

Sentient strikes his Classic claims with favourable win in Monday Morning feature

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Sentient sealed his position in the 2000 Guineas on Sunday April 14 when he gave a blistering performance to win the Monday Morning Trophy feature event just moments ago in the seventh race at Caymanas Park. The Monday Morning Trophy featured horses at the Restricted Allowance level non-winners of two plus imported […]

Madam Secretary gives Omar Walker #2 – as Wayne DaCosta takes the quinella

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Jockey Omar Walker was on the double at Caymanas Park as Madam Secretary turned out quite an easy winner just now of the sixth race. Madam Secretary trained by champion Wayne DaCosta obliged in an  even tfor - $650,000  - $600,000 claimers plus non-winners of four – four-year-olds and upwards run over […]

Legality bounces home on a canter for Walker/Feanny in fifth

KINGSTON, Jamaica – The imported three-year-old dark bay colt Legality had things his own way, as expected, in the fifth race which was just run at Caymanas Park. Legality trained by Philip Feanny and ridden by Omar Walker was held off the pace set by another foreigner Harry’s Train (Raddesh Roman) before easing down comfortably […]

Thunder Snow makes history with second Dubai World Cup

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AFP) - Thunder Snow made history on Saturday by becoming the first dual winner in the Dubai World Cup with a thrilling victory over Gronkowski at Meydan. The five-year-old defied a wide draw to give trainer Saeed bin Suroor his ninth success in the feature of the world's richest raceday. "The […]

Jockey Robert Halledeen brings home 9-2 shot Anaso in day’s 4th race

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Anaso under a strong ride from Robert Halledeen staved off all comers to win the fourth race a short while ago as the 10-race card at Caymanas Park continues to unfold. Anaso trained by George Edwards ran out a one length winner over Young Boy Eddy (3-2) and Dad’s Luck who went […]