Thursday, January 18, 2018

‘Ron’ edges ‘Bigman’ in thriller*


CONTROL UNIT failed to complete a hat-trick of wins in the Stewards Cup as Thisonesforron just got home in one of the most exciting editions of the Sprint Championship of the South Caribbean in many years yesterday at Santa Rosa Park, Arima. The 7/2 third fancy just held off a fast-finishing Bigman In Town to prevail by a short head, as about a length separated the first four finishers in the penultimate event of the eight-race card. Whisper Light finished half-a-length back as he just held off 50/1 shot One Fortheroad by a neck to place third in the 1,200-metre contest for top-class horses, for the second straight year.

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