McKinzie takes Whitney at Saratoga

McKinzie, the No. 1-ranked horse in the Breeders’ Cup Classic rankings, backed up his accolades Saturday by winning the Grade 1, US $1 million Whitney at Saratoga. The 4-year-old colt McKinzie gave trainer Bob Baffert his first Whitney win and clinched a “Win and You’re In” berth to the Breeders’ Cup Classic, scheduled for Nov. […]

Omar Walker pilots Royal Aviator to victory in the eight for Wayne DaCosta

KINGSTON, Jamaica – It was an easy romp for Royal Aviator, jockey Omar Walker and trainer Wayne DaCosta in the eighth event of 10 as the Saturday racing card comes close to its end. Racing in an Optional Claiming ($750,000 - $700,000) and a four-year-old non winners of four over 9 furlongs and 25 yards, […]

Soul Cure gives Mamdeen number three on the day

KINGSTON, Jamaica – It was a gate to wire affair for Soul Cure in the seventh race on the Saturday programme which was just run at Caymanas Park. The win by Soul Cure, after three consecutive second place finishes, gave apprentice Christopher Mamdeen his third winner on the day and it was the first for […]

Bebeto Harvey gets it done on Kappone in fifth over the 5 straight

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Jockey Bebeto Harvey, one of the top apprentices some two years ago seems to be rounding in some form when he scored another win this time on Kappone for trainer Borris McIntosh in the fifth race on the Saturday card at Caymanas Park moments ago. Harvey had Kappone just behind leader Golden […]

Reyan Lewis brings home Mirabilis for trainer Dennis Lee

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Mirabilis under a patient ride by apprentice Reyan Lewis was just able to win the third race on the Saturday (August 3) card at Caymanas Park. Lewis watched from fourth position as old timer Phineas (Kiaman McGregor) and Holy Light (Romario Smith) battled for the lead with Ballon d’Or (Chris Mamdeen) just […]

Christopher Mamdeen back in the winners’ enclosure with Raw Liquid

KINGSTON, Jamaica – After not riding a winner on the last two race days, leading rider apprentice Christopher Mamdeen found the winners’ enclosure again in the first race of 10 on Raw Liquid as the Saturday (August 3) card got underway moments ago. Racing in a Maiden Condition for three-year-old colts and geldings run over […]