KINGSTON, Jamaica – Trainee apprentice Calvin Bailey won the second special race for his cohort this year aboard the Wayne Parchment trained April Spirit.
The race was a Maiden Condition for four-year-olds and upwards run over 7 ½ furlongs.
Bailey from the off got April Spirit to the lead and maintained that position easily to the winning post to win by 2 ¼ lengths. Second was The King’s Treasure with Whatever third.
All the trainee apprentices in the race did not have the use of the whip.
|RACE 5 MAIDEN CONDITION RACE (NB4YO&UP) 1,500,/7-1/2 FUR 3:40 PM|
|1||5||April Spirit||Calvin Bailey||9-5||$145||$75|
|2||7||The King's Treasure||Ramon Nepare||5-1||$107|
|4||8||Break of Dawn||Jawara Steadman||5-2|
|TRAINER: Wayne Parchment|
|LNS: #3 Stacyslady|
|Splits:25.4 x 50.2 x 1:16.4 Time:1:39.2 - Margins: 2 1/4 x nk - 9 RAN|