I am happy, the work had paid off – Christo Anthony, Diamond Mile winning groom

KINGSTON, Jamaica - Groom Christo Anthony after having the brilliant She’s A Maneater in his care for a short while has worked diligently over many hours to keep the five-year-old bay mare in tip-top shape. The 26-year-old Anthony got the responsibility of grooming She’s A Maneater in mid-year and under his care, the mare won […]

She’s A Maneater jumps over the $40 million mark in earnings

KINGSTON, Jamaica - After victory in last Saturday’s (November 9) fifth running of the Diamond Mile, She’s A Maneater became the first horse in local racing history to earn over $40 million. She’s A Maneater boasting a racing record of 24 wins from 30 starts with one unplaced effort, has accumulated earnings of $46,337, 350. […]

All is well with Supreme Soul as he arrives in Florida for Caribbean Classic

KINGSTON, Jamaica - Triple Crown champion of 2019, Supreme Soul, left the island for the United States on Monday (November 11) from the Norman Manley International Airport (NMIA), just two days after finishing fifth in the fifth running of the Diamond Mile, as part of his preparation to run in the Caribbean Classic. The Caribbean […]

Diamond Mile result horse by horse analysis

KINGSTON, Jamaica - Another race, another victory, albeit this time the much-vaunted Diamond Mile, has become the regular lifestyle of She’s A Maneater. In winning the 2019 Diamond Mile sponsored by the Betting Gaming and Lotteries Commission and Supreme Ventures Limited, She’s A Maneater obliged at odds of 3-5. Below is an assessment of the […]

The final figures at 2019 Yearling Sale

KINGSTON, Jamaica - The Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association promoted 2019 Yearling Sale registered a total amount of $173 million in sales. That amount represents a significant increase over last year when the total amount was $144,100,000, a difference of plus $28,900,000. A total of 148 lots were offered in the the sale catalogue, of […]

Wow Wow in another major romp

KINGSTON, Jamaica - One of the most pleasing performances to be recorded by the talented juvenile colt, Wow Wow, was accomplished in his last victory posted on the Diamond Mile Day of Saturday (November 9), at Caymanas Park. Running with greater control with his accustomed rider Ameth Robles in the saddle, Wow Wow ran a […]

US RACING: American Pharoah’s stud fee now stands at US$175,000

Ashford Stud has set American Pharoah 's stud fee at US$175,000 for the 2020 breeding season, according to the farm's website. The 2015 Triple Crown winner and expected leading freshman sire for North America had his fee pending the outcome of the Breeders' Cup World Championships, which produced strong results for the sire. From three starters, […]

Recap of the 13 Diamond Mile Day races

JamalJames by disqualification route Four-year-old chestnut gelding JamalJames, trained by Errol Waugh and ridden by Daniel Satchell, was awarded the winner’s position in the $1.1 million Rum Fire Trophy following the disqualification of winner Adoring Lady, ridden by Christopher Mamdeen. Adoring Lady scampered home by three parts-of-a-length over JamalJames and Necromancer (Raddesh Roman) in the […]