KINGSTON, Jamaica – Soul Cure with a rejuvenated Robert Halledeen in the saddle took over the lead in the Maiden Special Weight eighth race for three-year-olds over five and a half furlongs leaving the three-furlong marker with Sweet Like Sugar (Omar Walker) stalking about two lengths behind.
Then in a pulsating stretch duel, Walker and Sweet Like Sugar was able to get up in time - on the line to nip Soul Cure. Third was 99-1 outsider Dora Lee.
Then after a stewards’ inquiry, Soul Cure was disqualified and place behind fourth placed Raw Liquid.
Sweet Like Sugar, a three-year-old bay filly by Traditional – Trippy’s Greatstar is trained by Ian Parsard.
The winning time was 1:07.3.
|1||3||Sweet Like Sugar||Omar Walker||1-5||$64||$51|
|2||6||Dora Lee||Dane Nelson||99-1||$103|
|3||4||Raw Liquid||Reyan Lewis||3-2||$51|
|4||7||Soul Cure||Robert Halledeen||7-2|
|TRAINER: Ian Parsard|
|LNS: #2 She Is Calling U - 2nd by the post Soul Cure was disqualified & place 4th|
|Splits: 23 x 46.1 - Time:1:07.3 - Margins: nk x 8 - 7 RAN|