KINGSTON, Jamaica – It was a gate to wire effort on the Errol Waugh trained Jamai Raja which brought the second winner on the day for champion jockey, Anthony Thomas.
Jamai Raja won an Optional Claiming ($1,000,000 - $850,000) event over a mile.
None of Jamai’s Raja rivals was able to challenge and when he hit the straight, he simply pulled away to win by 10 lengths. Jamai Raja won at odds of 4-1.
Second went to oldster Royal Vibes with Hey Champ third.
|RACE 6 OPT CLM $1M-$850,000 (3YO&UP)(4YO&UP/NW1 OVERNIGHT) 1,600M/8FUR 3:05 PM|
|1||5||Jamai Raja||Anthony Thomas||4-1||$260||$75|
|2||2||Royal Vibes||Phillip Parchment||5-2||$72|
|3||1||Winter is Coming||Raddesh Roman||1-1||$55|
|4||4||Biblical Legend||Aaron Chatrie||9-1|
|5||7||Hey Champ||Bebeto Harvey||5-2|
|TRAINER: Errol Waugh|
|Splits: 23.3 x 46.3 x 1:10.4 - Time: 1:38.3 - Margins: 10 x 1 1/4 - 7 RAN|