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All eyes on Black Rock

All eyes on Black Rock

Luther G Miller’s Black Rock, the champion two-year old of 2016, will be looking to reproduce that form Saturday in the George Corbin Handicap going 7.8 furlongs at the Garrison Savannah. The bay three-year-old colt by Moon Solitaire has had two winless starts for 2017. Having finished second to classy filly Miss Megyn on January 14 in […]

Horses, trainers, breeders, riders rewarded

Horses, trainers, breeders, riders rewarded

With his impressive classic and stakes victories last year, Northern Star is Horse of the Year for 2016. Northern Star and his connections received that accolade at the Barbados Turf Club’s annual Horse of the Year Awards Ceremony at the Island Inn Hotel on Saturday night. The son of Carpe Diem landed the Pinnacle Feeds Midsummer Classic, […]

Gold Cup fever

Gold Cup fever

Champion American owner Ken Ramsey is looking for a third win in Saturday’s 36th running of the Sandy Lane Gold Cup. After winning in 2014 with Major Marvel and 2015 with Sayler’s Creek and placing second last year with Watch Your Own Bobber, Ramsey is back again this year with two charges KeystoneforVictory and High Noon Rider. There […]

A close 2017 Gold Cup expected

A close 2017 Gold Cup expected

The post draw for the 2017 Sandy Lane Gold Cup was held at the Incitatus Members Lounge at the Garrison Savannah Thursday. The March 4 race day will be the 36th running of the prestigious event. With a record 12 races slated for Sandy Lane Gold Cup Day, fans are in for some keen racing and top class […]

Fleurette proves her worth

Fleurette proves her worth

Trainer Victor Cheeseman has kept saying Fleurette is one of the best creole three-year-old fillies he has ever trained. And as if to prove him right, Fleurette made it two wins in a row for the year when she made all the running in the Grandstand Posse And Bubba Sports Bar Trial on Saturday at the […]

Fleurette the one to beat

Fleurette the one to beat

The Suzanne Miller-owned smart three-year-old filly Fleurette heads a small field of six in Saturday’s Grandstand Posse And Bubba’s Sports Bar Trial going 1570 meters.  Fleurette won her most recent start on January 14 in the Michael Parravicino Memorial Breeders Stakes And Trophy defeating the useful colt Zip Code. The Victor Cheeseman-trained animal will be looking for two stakes […]

Gold Cup taking shape

Gold Cup taking shape

The second subscription stage for the March 4, 2017 Sandy Lane Gold Cup closed at the Barbados Turf Club’s offices last Friday. The list of 17 is headed by Sir Dudley Digges owned by Kenneth and Sarah Ramsey of the USA. Sir Dudley Digges had won the one million dollar Queens Plate for three-year-olds at Woodbine […]

Horse racing on today at the Garrison Savannah

Horse racing on today at the Garrison Savannah

By Kent Layne Last year’s leading imported three-year-old Infrared headlines a field of seven in today’s Valentine’s Race Handicap at the Garrison Savannah. The Chestnut son of USA stallion Discreetly Mine had passed the pole first on January 14 in the Condominiums At Palm Beach Handicap going 1100 meters, but was later disqualified and placed fifth […]

Fleurette – fast and furious

Fleurette – fast and furious

The Suzanne Miller-owned Victor Cheeseman-trained Fleurette, won The Michael Parravicino Memorial Hopeful Breeders Stakes And Trophy on Saturday. It was the first major win for the three-year filly by the stallion Zwick. Going in the betting as the eleven to two choice, Fleurette sat off the pace in third place behind the pace-setting Watch That […]

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