KINGSTON, Jamaica – Presently second in the jockey’s championship, apprentice Reyan Lewis completed a quick double after just three races on the Independence Day race card when he piloted K J Express to victory for leading trainer Anthony Nunes.
K J Express racing in a Restricted Allowance IV event for four-year-olds and upwards over five furlongs round went for the earlier lead which he held despite being challenged in deep stretch by Nuclear Thunder winning by three parts of a length.
Second was Nuclear Thunder with third going to Lala Diva.
The winning time was 1:00.1.
|RACE 3 REST ALLOWANCE 1V (NB4YO&UP/NW3) (IMP4YP&UP/NW2) 1,000M/5FUR RND 2:30 PM|
|1||5||KJ Express||Reyan Lewis||3-2||$128||$70|
|2||8||Nuclear Thunder||Omar Walker||19-1||$121|
|3||7||Lala Diva||Aaron Chatrie||5-1||$112|
|4||6||Miss in Kiss||Christopher Mamdeen||3-2|
|TRAINER: Anthony Nunes|
|Splits: 23.0 x 46.0 - Time:1:00.1 - Margins: 3/4 x 2 1/4 - 8 RAN|