KINGSTON, Jamaica – Trainer Nicholas Smith just achieved his first ever winner as a conditioner when his charge Court Call took the second race at Caymanas Park.
Court Call ridden by champion jockey Anthony Thomas had to stave off a consistent challenge from Also Correct with Christopher Mamdeen but was able to get to the winning post by 1 ¼ lengths. Third was Bay Commander.
The event won by Court Call at odds of 5-1 was an Optional Claiming $250,000 - $200,000 run over 7 ½ furlongs.
The winning time was 1:37.4.
|1||3||Court Call||Anthony Thomas||5-1||$300||$103|
|2||7||Also Correct||Christopher Mamdeen||7-5||$75|
|3||1||Bay Commander||Phillip Parchment||3-1||$96|
|4||5||Party Princess||Dane Nelson||1-1|
|5||4||Bigman Union||Matthew Bennett||23-1|
|TRAINER: Nicholas Smith|
|Splits:24.4 x 49.4 x 1:15.1 - Time:1:37.4 - Margins: 1 1/4 x 1 3/4 - 7 RAN|