1. GOLD MAID was ambitiously tried in higher class against youngsters and off course had to bite the dust, looks highly suspect at top weight even in this class. GOLDEN has gone through last season winless, has come down a lot to win any day now. BIG NEWS is looking fit, has a work jockey. PUNJAB MAIL had lost at the post in last run, has been nicely tracked. . BACHELOR BOY has a try rider at low weights.
GOLD MAID(1)/ GOLDEN (5)-PLACE.
2. A race set up for manipulation with 5 entries from the same owner. SO CLEVER went on to hold from the field in last run and has an allowance jockey in form. LADY is speedy and is at a very comfortable handicap vis a vis the first named. GALLOP AWAY is tracking well but needs more ground. GLORY AWAITS is the doosra who impressed in a fluent win but has a slightly weaker rider. PITBULL should run a forward race again.
SO CLEVER(1)/ PITBULL(11)-PLACE
3. MALE SUPERIOR ran a good 2nd and is bound to be favored heavily by the bookies. RYEBACK is tracking well, needs a run. DIM DIM misbehaved at jump in last run and has a weak rider today.SHAUGHNESSEY was pulled last season by this rider, is appealing in tracks, can do well.INAZUMA has gone winless last season, has the rider repeating after an easy run.
MALE SUPERIOR (1)-WIN
4. BRIVERRE is the best sprinter at this centre and looks comfortably placed even at top weight on comparison. MASTER ZIDANE has come up with runs and is tracking in fine shape. TATANKA should run a competitive race , fresh in the season, has a weak rider.ORBIT was a big disappointment who could not uphold her handicap all through last season.
5. MONEY PLANT can improve upon last run.LOVELY GIRL had won all the way under this rider last season, has been given a run. FIRST ONE is down a lot in scales, has come up after last easy outing. MEISTER is tracking speedily. MISTY BLUE has been nicely prepared, the dicky legged should run into money soon.
MISTY BLUE(9)/ FIRST ONE(6)-PLACE
6. ALL IS WELL was alerted too early as a hot favorite and that may have caused her to get caught at the post, deserves another chance. SHINNING SILK may improve, was always easy. CHERAMI finished on far too late , has a rider switch. BRIGHT HALO appears to be a defective horse, does not appeal on runs. MISS VENUS may be tried, is working fine.
ALL IS WELL(1)-WIN
MISS VENUS(8)/BRIGHT HALO(7)-PLACE