Mamdeen claims Jamaica Jockeys’ Guild Trophy at Caymanas Park

By Sports Desk April 12, 2019

Horse Racing expert Lance Whittaker brings us the latest thoroughbred action from Trinidad and Tobago and Barbados, Jamaican racing ahead of this weekend’s Guineas Classics.  We review the repeat Grand national win in Britain for the brilliant Tiger Roll, and a stirring win for the 67-year-old Bahamian jockey Gary Bain at Gulfstream Park in Florida.

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