US RACING: Former claimer Zulu Alpha wins Kentucky Turf Cup

Almost a year ago, owner Michael Hui claimed Zulu Alpha for US$80,000 out of an allowance race. Hui called Kentucky Downs’ Grade 3, US$1 million Kentucky Turf Cup “a bucket-list item” and thought Zulu Alpha might be the horse to score his stable a win in the event. Those dreams became a reality Saturday. The 8-year-old gelding made […]

Late non-starters on Labour Day racing programme

KINGSTON, Jamaica – gives its readers the early late non-starters on today’s Labour Day (May 23) race card at Caymanas Park. The early late non-starters are; Race 2 - #6 Brexit Race 3 - #4 Envisaged and # 8 Buenos Tiempos Race 9 - #4 Mrs Awesome Race 10 - #1 Makhi

Latapy is the ‘Cook Food’ Special

KINGSTON, Jamaica – The Cook Food Specialist is banking on the numbers game on today’s (May 23, 2019) 10-race Labour Day programme at Caymanas Park. Having surveyed his options, the highly volatile racing guru has chosen number eight in the eighth race and that is Latapy. Let’s wait and see.

Checking the morning gallops – Saturday April 13, 2019

SATURDAY APRIL 13, 2019 Alexa’s Star – Cant 8f Gal Last 6f 1174 Another Bullet – Cant 8f Gal Last 4f 500 Bad Boy Trump – Cant 9f Gal Last 7f 1320 Bad Gal Hillary – Gate, Strode 5 Str. 1060 Ballerina Steel – Cant Out Chute Gal Last 7f 1363 Bangal Rebel – Cant […]

Overnight for Saturday (April 20) race day set for today

KINGSTON, Jamaica – The Overnight race programme for Saturday’s racing card is expected to be made public late today. Nominations will be entertained this morning (Tuesday, April 16, 2019) after which the draw will be made and the Overnight made public. Meanwhile, nominations for Easter Monday will be done tomorrow, Wednesday, April 17. will […]

Fly First Class with the ‘Cook Food Specialist’

KINGSTON, Jamaica – The ‘Cook Food Special’ on the mid-week card at Caymanas Park tomorrow (April 3, 2019) is horse number 5 in the ninth race, Fly First Class. Fly First Class (Market Rally – So Blessed) trained by Dwight Chen races in a NB4-Y-O & UP RESTRICTED ALLOWANCE IV(NW3) and is slated to be […]

Racing is a beautiful sport – we have to make it work at Santa Anita – Bob Baffert

As the conjecture continues regarding safety Santa Anita Park following the meet’s 23rd equine death over the weekend, America’s highest-profile trainer, Bob Baffert, on Tuesday said he has been assured there will be racing this weekend, when a blockbuster Saturday card with both the Santa Anita Derby (G1) and Santa Anita Handicap (G1) are carded. […]