1. MANOGAMINI showed an improved performance in last outing, finishing on well, has impressed in gates. ROMANTIC FIRE has come down with easy runs, was pulled when favored in first outing of the season, watch for odds. NELLY is a sharp sprinter, can run a forward race in this company, is tracking nicely.VIJAYS SPLENDOUR is down a lot in scales, can surprise. BLAZE OF GLORY won under a rookie in lower class, has penalty to beat.
BLAZE OF GLORY(8)/VIJAYS SPLENDOUR(7)-PLACE.
2. DUBLIN gets a strong rider as he runs in lower category, lacks fast tracks.MY CHOICE has run keen and is in form, finished well under the stick in last run. GOLDEN PHOENIX has won just once , 2 years back, may surprise.
MY CHOICE (6)/GOLDEN PHOENIX(9)-PLACE.
3. DANCING LEAF won authoritatively and can repeat but trainer is a rogue who likes good odds. AROGANDA PRINCESS was a very impressive winner with a strong rider today, should repeat. CASH LANDING had run 2nd to A PRINCESS in summers, has lower scales today. ANS X 3 is speedy and in good form.
CASH LANDING(7)/ ANS X 3(8)-PLACE
4. HANDY MAN is on the up , has been working nicely , has a stronger rider to force the issue. NAAZAAN was beaten near the post by the last named, will fight out. LEADING LEGEND is from the staying sire and has been very nicely prepared in tracks, has raced against better types. NAUTANKI won with a front run, extra yards may trouble in this field.
5. DOLCE has struggled in last two runs, may place. VIJAYS DELIGHT has not been able to convert chances, has often lost when backed, last run was a notable one and the filed is for the taking . GARIB PARIWAR had run a good 2nd to PROUD IMAGE earlier, may shine if ridden up front. ICE CAVE has penalty to face, had won all the way last time.BOUNCER is a consistent forward runner who may place.
6. KOLORS ran a forward race in ACCLAIMED "s race, has fine form. TIME FOR FUN finished with a rattle to win, has a better rider now, may win the trophy named after the trainers BIG BOSS for years. VIJAY VIRAAJ was in the lee of the winner all the way near home, has a wide draw today. COMMANDING BOY has not won for long, has run suggestive races.
TIME FOR FUN(4)-WIN
VIJAY VIRAAJ(5)/ COMMANDING BOY(9)-PLACE.
7. CLARISA had won warming up close home, is from the good sire and has been impressive in tracks.MERITOCRACY won well and maintains form, the well bred half sister to STAR MARQUESS looks a decent type. SOUTHERN PROMISE impressed with an efforless win which augers well as the offsprings of this sire normally need a run before making their presence felt.AFTER HOURS is old age produce of the decent sire, trainer is known to show out his wards with fast tracks.
8. ASTER ROSE should redeem last failure, has been worked attractively.FROSTY runs with hope, has been a keen runner in last two outings but could not beat an average horse VULCAN.LIKEWISE has looked suspect over distances, can place if pace is slow.VERONESE is the late produce of a very high bred filly, won showing promise in last outing. VOLANTIS beat nothing much in last run, distance will suit.
9. CARNIVAL EXPRESS goes over ideal distance, may improve upon weak runs. ANGELS BAY ran an impressive race, distance may be more now.CAPT GENERAL can surprise over the mile, has been kept easy in runs so far.CANNON HOPE had run a very promising 3rd in DANIELLEs race, ignore last outing. FRESCO has a try rider, lacks form and preparation, may place.
CAPT GENERAL(6)/ FRESCO(10)-PLACE.
DAYS BEST===ASTER ROSE