Sparkle Diamond to make it three in a row on Independence Day

The talented American-bred Sparkle Diamond goes in search of three consecutive wins when he takes on rivals in a Restricted Stakes event at Caymanas Park later today. Sparkle Diamond faces six rivals here going 5 furlongs (1000m) straight and based on class and performances to date, he should continue to progress up the ladder. WESTERN […]

UK RACING - Muslim teenager makes racing history at Goodwood

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) - Teenager Khadijah Mellah created history on Thursday, becoming the first Muslim woman to ride in a British race. Wearing a hijab under her helmet the 18-year-old enjoyed a fairytale debut, steering Haverland to victory in the Magnolia Cup, just three months after first sitting on a racehorse. "There are no […]

Juice Man wins classic in Trinidad

The Lakeland Farms bred and Glenn Mendez trained Juice Man (Storm Craft – Passion) with Ricky Jadoo astride, soured the as­pi­ra­tion of Re­gal In­ten­sion win­ning lo­cal rac­ing's sec­ond leg in the “Triple Crown” se­ries, when he pock­eted the TT$96,150 first prize cheque im­pres­sive­ly by 1 3/4 lengths. Interestingly, horses bred in Jamaica, finished first, second, […]

UK RACING: Too Darn Hot retired to stud

Too Darn Hot has picked up a career ending injury thought to have been sustained in his most recent victory in the Group One Qatar Sussex Stakes at Goodwood. Connections of the John Gosden-trained colt announced the news in a statement on Monday afternoon, revealing the colt had undergone successful surgery at Newmarket Equine Hospital. […]