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Fletcher creates history at Caymanas Park

Report by RJRGLEANER Communications Group Sports Reporter Spencer Darlington

Female apprentice Samantha Fletcher was the toast of Monday's 11 race card at Caymanas Park where she created history by becoming the first licenced female jockey to ride a triple at any race track in Jamaica.

The 28 year old fletcher landed race 5 aboard the 9-1 chance Cat's Rigger over 4 furlongs straight and race number 6 astride Just Trick Me at 6-1 over the 5 straight course and then closed the history making achievement on the even-money favourite Honey Bunch in the 11th and final event over 6 furlongs.  

Fletcher who started riding in September 2018, has so far ridden 14 winners this season and 25 overall in her career.



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