First Guineas races for new promoters

first_imgKINGSTON:New promoters, Supreme Ventures Racing and Entertainment Limited (SVREL), will host their first two classics, the 1000 and 2000 Guineas, at Caymanas Park tomorrow.Sponsored by Cash Pot Mega Ball, both races will carry a purse of $3.5 million. The new promoters took over on March 7.Fourteen horses will run in the 1000 Guineas (fillies), while a full field of 16 will battle in the 2000 Guineas for colts and geldings. The post-position draw for the 1600 metres races was done at Caymanas Park on Wednesday afternoon.Ante post favourite for the 1000 Guineas, the Wayne DaCosta-trained SHE’S A MANEATER, will jump from post position 10. FEARLESS SAMURAI, the early favourite for the 2000 Guineas, has been drawn in post position 11. The well-fancied SOTOMAYOR, last year’s champion two-year-old, will come from gate three.last_img read more


Liverpool MUST sort out Sterling’s contract sooner, rather than later!

first_imgRaheem Sterling’s Liverpool future MUST be sorted out sooner, rather than later!That’s the view of former Reds defender Steve Nicol, who claims the clubs should sell the forward quickly if he’s definitely going to leave Anfield this summer.The England flyer wants to leave the Merseysiders, after telling Brendan Rodgers he would not sign a new deal.And Nicol insists the side must come to a decision shortly – for the good of the whole team.“If Raheem Sterling is going to go, and Liverpool have decided to let him go, then get rid of him quick,” he told talkSPORT. “If they don’t, Sterling has a huge PR job in front of him.“[If he stays] Sterling has to first and foremost do one thing and one thing only, get the fans back on side.“If he doesn’t there’s going to be an absolute nightmare for him. That’s then going to affect the rest of the team as well.”last_img read more