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Published:Friday | March 22, 2019 | 12:33 AMElton Tucker/ Assistant Editor - Sports

Champion trainer Wayne DaCosta and last year’s runner-up Anthony Nunes are set to dominate the Sunrise-Six at Caymanas Park tomorrow. DaCosta has sent out two of his big guns in a bid to get closer to Nunes who has been leading the trainers’ race...

Published:Friday | February 22, 2019 | 12:41 AMElton Tucker/ Assistant Editor - Sports

BRANDY has lost to two vastly improved horses in her last two runs and should return to winning ways in the opening race of tomorrow’s Sunrise-Six at Caymanas Park. On December 29 last year, the Wayne DaCosta-trained four-year-old filly was fifth...

Published:Friday | January 11, 2019 | 12:00 AMElton Tucker/ Assistant Editor - Sports

SWEET DESTINY has not been in top form in recent weeks but gets the perfect distance tomorrow and will be hard to beat in the opening event of the Sunrise-Six.The six-year-old has shown himself to be somewhat of a specialist over 1000 metres...

Published:Friday | January 4, 2019 | 12:00 AMElton Tucker/ Assistant Editor - Sports

Five-year-old mare TWILIGHT ERUPTION will give Sunrise-Six players a flying start in tomorrow's opening event, a 1400 metres race for five-year-olds and up non-winners of two.The Byron Davis-trained mare is enjoying very good form. She followed up a...

Published:Friday | December 21, 2018 | 12:27 AMElton Tucker/ Assistant Editor - Sports

Former top sprinter POKER STAR has been dropped to $210,000 claiming by his connections and should have few problems in putting away his eight rivals in tomorrow’s second race, the first in the popular Sunrise-Six. Alarm bells should be...

Published:Friday | November 30, 2018 | 12:00 AMElton Tucker/ Assistant Editor - Sports

Title-chasing trainer Anthony Nunes should enjoy the first half of tomorrow's big Diamond Mile raceday at Caymanas Park.Fourteen races are on the card, with the first set to go off at 10 a.m.Nunes will send out the crack two-year-old colt EARN YOUR...

Published:Friday | September 21, 2018 | 12:00 AMElton Tucker/ Assistant Editor - Sports

BULLET RAJ is a specialist over 800 metres straight and will give Sunrise-6 players a flying start in tomorrow's opening race for the $250,000 claiming group.In three starts over the distance this year, BULLET RAJ has not been out of the top two. On...

Published:Friday | June 22, 2018 | 12:00 AMElton Tucker/ Assistant Editor - Sports

COLT OF ARMS, who lost by a length to Magical Selecta on May 19 over 1700 metres, is a good bet for tomorrow's second race, the opening event of the Sunrise-6.Trained by Ryan Darby, COLT OF ARMS came into that race as the 9-5 second favourite but...

Published:Friday | June 15, 2018 | 12:00 AMElton Tucker/ Assistant Editor - Sports

The superior pace of seven-year-old gelding CHEERS will prove decisive in tomorrow's opening race of the Sunrise-6 at Caymanas Park.Action in the Sunrise-6 starts at the second race on the 11-race card and leading rider, apprentice Anthony Thomas,...

Published:Friday | May 25, 2018 | 12:00 AMElton Tucker/ Assistant Editor - Sports

Tomorrow's Sunrise-6 starts at Race Two on the Lotto Classic race day, and punters should get a flying start with the super-fit LIKE A LADY.Eight horses will face the starter in the 1100 metres event for $450,000 claimers, and LIKE A LADY will go to...

Published:Friday | April 13, 2018 | 12:00 AMElton Tucker/ Assistant Editor - Sports

There will be no need for punters to dig deep into their pockets to land tomorrow's Sunrise Six at Caymanas Park. The opening event will prove competitive, but the remaining five races should go to the overwhelming favourites.Race One, a 1200-metre...

Published:Friday | April 6, 2018 | 12:00 AMElton Tucker/ Assistant Editor - Sports

Trainer Anthony Nunes and jockey Dick Cardenas should combine to give punters a fine start in tomorrow's opening event of the Sunrise-6. Nunes saddles A.P.I., who will oppose six opponents over the 1000 metres round.The very fast son of the sprinter...

Published:Friday | March 16, 2018 | 12:00 AMElton Tucker/ Assistant Editor - Sports

The very fit eight-year-old gelding FORTUNEONEHUNDRED and SURE STEP are set to battle for top spot in tomorrow's opening event of the Sunrise-6.Eight will go to the post in the 1000 metres straight event for $350,000 claimers, with the United States...

Published:Friday | March 2, 2018 | 12:00 AMElton Tucker/ Assistant Editor - Sports

DINNER BY SEVEN should give Sunrise-6 players a flying start in tomorrow's opening event of the nine-race programme.Seven will face the starter in the 1000 metres straight race for $450,000 claimers, with the selection down a level after a promising...

Published:Friday | February 23, 2018 | 12:00 AMElton Tucker/ Assistant Editor - Sports

KING NEBARUE, seeking his first victory in many months, has a grand chance of entering the winners' enclosure in tomorrow's opening event of the Sunrise-6. The race, restricted to $180,000 claimers who have not placed among the first three finishers...

Published:Friday | January 19, 2018 | 12:00 AMElton Tucker/ Assistant Editor - Sports

The speedy SWEET DESTINY will have to be caught in tomorrow's opening Sunrise-6 race at Caymanas Park.Horses in the $350,000 claiming group will clash over 1000 metres round and the Steven Todd-trained gelding should make it a post-to-post affair...

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