“Nine Eleven” emerge winner of Gamashie horse-racing
Accra, An enterprising new horse, Nine Eleven with its jockey, Emmanuel Dery, emerged winner of the Accra Turf Club (ATC) New Year Gamashie horse-racing competition.
Happiness and Wonder Boy which were rode by jockeys Romeo Nettey and Joseph Lamptey, came second and third respectively in their Division 4A/4C with a distance of 1,400 metres.
The second race saw another up and coming horse by the name Simple Great with jockey Michael Allotey emerging winner in the Osu Handicap Division 3B of 1,200 metres while Sea Never Dry and Bonanza with jockeys Jonathan Mensah and Joseph Lamptey came second and third respectively.
In the third race, seventh rated horse, The Best with jockey Suleman Sahmoon emerged winner while Ginger and Lean On Me with jockeys David Kotey and Sulemana Ismaila came second and third respectively.
All-I-Have with jockey Suleiman Sahmoon won the fourth race while Yariya with jockey Romeo Nettey came second to climax the competition.
Source: Ghana News Agency