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January 28th, 2019
Tortola’s ‘Moon Light Bandit’ won Ellis Thomas Downs feature race

SEA COWS BAY, Tortola, VI - While the crowd was small compared to the Boxing Day 2018 races at Ellis Thomas Downs, there were more political aspirants and politicians than spectators when Horse Races returned to Tortola on Sunday, January 27, 2019.

January 25th, 2019
Horse Races set for Sunday, Jan 27, 2019 @ Ellis Thomas Downs

SEA COWS BAY, Tortola, VI - Following the return of horse races on Boxing Day 2018 at Ellis Thomas Downs, the Virgin Islands will again see horse racing action this Sunday, January 27, 2019.

December 27th, 2018
'Gov’t did not help with return of Horse Races' - Lesmore Smith

SEA COW’S BAY, Tortola, VI - With the successful return of Horse Races to the Virgin Islands (VI) after an 18 month hiatus, President of the BVI Horse Racing Association, Mr Lesmore Smith said they didn’t have to be dependent on Government to make it happen.

December 27th, 2018
UPDATE: Massive outpour as Horse Races return to VI

SEA COWS BAY, Tortola, VI – After an 18 months long delay, Horse Races finally returned to the Virgins Islands (VI) in a massive outpouring of support at Ellis Thomas Downs, yesterday, Boxing Day, 2018.

December 23rd, 2018
After 18mths, Horse Races return to Tortola on Boxing Day 2018

SEA COWS BAY, Tortola, VI - After some 18 months without, Horse Races is finally returning to Tortola on Boxing Day, 2018.

April 28th, 2017
UPDATE: American Greed takes only win for Tortola @ Carnival Races

CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St Thomas, USVI- Some six Tortola horses competed at the 2017 Carnival Races at Clinton E. Phipps Racetrack in St Thomas, US Virgin Islands (USVI) on April 27, 2017; however, only one of the visiting horses tasted victory.

April 4th, 2014
Clash of horse giants Town Hall vs Really Uptown set!

SEA COWS BAY, Tortola, VI – A huge upcoming clash of the titans among the premier race horses in the Virgin Islands has set tongues wagging and has one contestant issuing an outright claim to victory even before the highly anticipated showdown.

March 24th, 2014
UPDATE: 'Admission' wins St Thomas feature race on debut

BOVONI, St. Thomas, USVI – 'Admission' pulled off an upset win on debut yesterday, March 23, 2014 to secure a purse of $10,000 when it defeated Break Up The Game, Ethelred (Tortola) and Prince of Speed to win the feature race at the Clinton E. Phipps racetrack in St Thomas, USVI.

November 1st, 2013
St Thomas native fined for cannabis possession

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Eric Phillips, 56, received some sage advice from Senior Magistrate Tamia Richards when he appeared before the court today, November 1, 2013 charged with possession of a controlled drug.

September 28th, 2013
Kashma Georges pleads guilty to 'cussing' Police officer

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Sea Cows Bay resident, Kashma Georges, 28, told the Magistrate’s Court yesterday, September 27, 2013 that he was upset when he launched into an expletive laden tirade with a Police Officer after being involved in a vehicular accident late last year.

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