Horse Racing

Play Drummer Boy in Prince Consort Stakes

Drummer Boy, undefeated in his last two starts, heads a strong challenge going into the annual renewal of the Prince Consort Stakes (Grade 2) at Caymanas Park today. Read More

Exotic Wagers
Sunrise 6 (Races 1-6)Race 1) Shade Of Beauty/Pizarro/FortuneonehundredRace 2) Tough Cookie/Mr PantheonRace 3) A.P.I./Mr Universe/Secret TravellerRace 4) Golden BulletRace 5) Dontae/Dysfuctional/Princess Emanuelle... Read More

Marquesas the big talking point
The Front Runner feed-sponsored Prince Consort Stakes (colts and geldings) has gained added significance this year as the champion two-year-old of last season, Marquesas, hits the track to compete for the first time since his rousing...... Read More

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BY OBSERVER RACING WRITER | Friday, March, 16 2018    

The outstanding filly of yesteryear Thornbird will be honoured tomorrow when the Stakes race named in her honour is down for competition. Read More

Contractor — not a flash in the pan

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, March, 16 2018    

Contractor — a three-year-old chestnut colt by Blue Pepsi Lodge out of the Royal Minister mare Princess Terri bred by Terrence Strachan... Read More

'My father was an out-of-the-box thinker' — Ryan Darby

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, March, 16 2018    

Robert Darby Sr's first entry into the world of racing came as an owner. The racing bug had bitten and the bite was infectious and deep. Darby started his time as an owner with horses like Ugly Duckling and then ... Read More

A grand send-off for Robert Darby Sr

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, March, 16 2018    

Family , friends and colleagues turned out in their numbers on Monday last (March 12) to give a solemn and moving send-off to late breeder, owner, trainer and fond associate Robert Darby Sr at a service of thanksgiving held at the Independence City Church of Christ on... Read More

GREGORY FORSYTH: The goal is to win a Classic race

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, March, 16 2018    

Although young conditioner Gregory Forsyth has yet to make a telling impact on the sport of horse racing, with just fewer than 20 career wins, he strongly believes that the 2018 season will be a defining one for him. Read More

Marquesas is fit and ready

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, March, 16 2018    

With the 2,000 Guineas and Jamaica Derby the main targets, trainer Michael Marlowe is hoping that his champion two-year-old from last season, Marquesas , can make a favourable impression in tomorrow's Front... Read More

A mere formality

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, March, 16 2018    

Miss Formality, a full sister to the talented Boy Wonder, gave a good show of her talent on debut last Saturday (March 10, 2018) when she romped her maiden race, a six-furlong (1,200m) event. Read More

A 'cruz' from 'Peking'

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, March, 16 2018    

Peking Cruz added to the present dynamism and good form of the stables of trainer Richard Azan with a powerful win in a maiden condition race going down the five-straight (1,000m) course on Saturday, March 10, 2018. Read More

A 'Little' win for Kibbeisha

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Tuesday, March, 13 2018    

New trainer Kibbeisha Little couldn't have dreamt of a better start to her training career at Caymanas Park. Read More

Marquesas set to return

BY LENKY SILVER Observer writer | Tuesday, March, 13 2018    

Time is running out for preparations to be completed for the season's first two Classic races, the 1000 and 2000 Guineas scheduled for April 14 and 15, respectively. Read More


Tuesday, March, 13 2018    

STANLEY FINDLAY STEPS INTO THE WINNERS' ENCLOSUREVeteran trainer Stanley Findlay was able to score his first win of the season when Dick Cardenas piloted his four-year-old bay filly Benediction to victory going nine furlongs (1,800m). Read More


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