1No.152. THE SNOW DEW PLATE
5 ELONA : Running after a lay off. Ran a distant 5th to Common wealth in the mock race.
6 FLORENCIA : Tracking well alongside Top striker which is a class2 animal. Ran fifth to too good Idealist in race no.93.
7 HAPPY DANCING : Jockey was fined for incompetent riding. Tracking alongside Smile Stone which is a class1 animal. Change in the equipment suggests that the horse will be tried for place.
10 KUDLA PUNCH : Led till beaten by Brave girl in her last run. No recent tracks. May find the distance sharp.
13 DEEPALIKA : Running after a Long lay off and change of stables. Impressive in gate practise alongside Sudha which came like a tracer bullet from outside and finished 2nd to Don Dela Dega in Rno 143 on Derby day.
CONCLUSION : An extremely tough race to predict. FLORENCIA and DEEPALIKA may fight it out
2No.153. THE MANITOU TROPHY
1 DUNAMIS : May find the distance sharp.
5 DESERT FALCON : Ran second to Bora Bora over 5.5 furlong trip. Excelled in the latest trials.
6 HEROINE : Led till 200 mts and ran 4rd to Apalachee. Good in the recent tracks.
CONCLUSION : DESERT FALCON may win this race from the short priced favourtie HEROINE
3No.154. THE POLL RAMACHANDRA RAO MEMORIAL SILVER TROPHY
1 HEDWIG : Jockey could not get a clear run in Raceno96. Improved in the latest trials. Should run well.
4 NATIVE ELEMENTS : On demotion and trainer is tracking the horse alongside a class 1 animal. Runs with a good chance.
7 ADRIPHOS : Good in recent tracks.
9 CZAR RULE : Tracking well. Keep an eye.
CONCLUSION : NATIVE ELEMENTS may win this one. Hedge with CZAR RULE if the odds are high
4No.155. THE BANGALORE ST. LEGER (GRADE II)
CONCLUSION : CAPTAIN MORGAN should win this comfortably
5No.156. THE S. M. RAMAKRISHNA RAO MEMORIAL CUP 1400 Mts
1 FORCE ENSIGN : No whip race. Stable opted for Trevor instead of Yss. Good in trials.
2 FAIR GAME : Running over the ideal trip and a notable front runner. Going from a bad draw.
6 TOPAZ : Keep an eye. May upset here.
8 MAGICAL DANCER : Retains form.
CONCLUSION : A very tricky race. FAIR GAME is likely winner here with TOPAZ as the main danger.
6No.157. THE NOBLE PRINCE PLATE
3 DIAMOND GREEN : Tracking alongside Celticmist. Change of rider and a better draw indicates that the horse will be tried.
4 HUMMING BIRD : The horse performed well in its return to the competition after a lay off. Should Improve.
9 HAPPY HOURS : Ran 3rd to Regal music in Raceno119. Runs with a good chance.
CONCLUSION : HUMMING BIRD & HAPPY HOURS may compete for the top place.
7No.158. THE PUNE PLATE
10 A CROWN : Past couple of runs were decent and a very good rider booking, Excelled in the recent workouts. Can score
15 UNIVERSAL LAW : Running after a long lay off. Change in equipment and tracking well. Odds will be decent
CONCLUSION : A CROWN has a very good chance to win in this moderate set. UNIVERSAL law can place at decent odds