1. WILD NEXUS maintains last season form, has been shown gates. AZETIC STAR is an unreliable one, has benefit of a run. CLASSY DANCER finished on nicely last time.
CLASSY DANCER(5)- WIN
WILD NEXUS(3)- PLACE
2. SPIRITED TOUCH is in rousing form and is pleasing in morning tracks. CROWN OF STARS lacks tracks, last run was a runaway effort, got beaten on objection.EXTREME LOVE won as he pleased, looks to repeat.LANCELOT is tracking fine.
3. MISS SOPHISTICATED has worked nicely and can speed up. VICTORIOUS MARCH is a failed favorite with an ordinary rider now. BLACK BOLT has been given an easy run. KNIGHT OF KE ran a pathetic race, the rider is in winning spirit here. SOOTHSAYER has been a money spinner last season, is showing out with notable tracks. WILD WAVES has run in superior company .
KNIGHT OF KE(5)/BLACK BOLT(4)-PLACE
4. APACHE WARRIOR ran a suggestive race, has a rider switch. GREEN TEAK has penalty to beat. EVER SO SPECIAL finished with a rattle to win, steps into open class. ROMEO has fitness problems, has not been sighted on tracks.
EVER SO SPECIAL (3)/ GREEN TEAK(2)-PLACE
5. AMBER CROWN is still to earn, the half brother to ACE ANGEL FIRE has lots to do here. BATTALION is a well bred who impressed with last easy win.EMPRESS OF ROME has made her mark at Chennai but ratings can be deceptive.
EMPRESS OF ROME(5)-PLACE
6. SMART RAIDER won well and looks to repeat. STRAWBERRY DREAM won in a weaker set up. Ignore last easy run of BOUNTY HUNTER, present age group is inviting.SAPHIRA is down in scales, can speed up.
SAPHIRA(9)/ BOUNTY HUNTER(4)-PLACE.