1. LIVERPOOL has run 4th to SET ALIGHT in Mumbai, has a speedy pedigree& was given a run last week. The rider is an allowance jockey who is notorious for riding ill judged races, the horse looks good here. MADAME BIJOUX was not stretched when finishing a close 2nd to FREE SPIRIT, has a rookie first timer jockey. CLASSIC SPIRIT has been subjected to good preparation, the rider is a try jockey for this trainer. JUST BLESSINGS has been given a mock race.
LIVER POOL-MADAME BIJOUX-CLASSIC SPIRIT
2. HELLO DOLLY was a surprise 2nd last week, the distance is a worry. BREZHNEV is a game stayer. BINEE is advantageously placed, last week’s run should have bought him on. JOHNNY BRAVO has a good jockey.
3. AMERICAN IDOL ran an eye catching race last time, this half brother to the speedy class I horse JOE THE PRO can upset. BLADE RUNNER is a well bred who disappointed at Mumbai. He has been scrubbed in works, the last spurt was very good. SECRET TALK is showing good tracks. LECHWE a strange sounding named horse is by a good sire, the tracks are very encouraging.
LECHWE-BLADE RUNNER-AMERICAN IDOL
4. PAMPERED PRINCESS is a top speed mare over 1000 m, has a good jockey. OYSTER PEARL is well prepared & pleasing in works. ENCELADEUS is another top sprinter who has handicap in favor. MAJOR ROBERTS always runs well when fresh.
PAMPERED PRINCESS-ENCELADEUS-OYSTER PEARL
5. KINGDOM OF LOVE was in good form last season, the horse is showing out in tracks. TIGRESSE NOIRE won the last start all the way very comfortably, the added distance is a worry. AQUADISIAC a half brother to BERLIOZ was an easy 5th last week, now he goes over his winning distance with the top jockey. DANCING DYNAMITE won both starts including a million in splendid fashion at Mumbai, the tracks are exciting & the mock race was impressive, however he has to match strides with sturdier horses.
AQUADISIAC-DOUBLE DYNAMITE-KINGDOM OF LOVE
6. GOLDEN SYMBOL was a faraway 3rd, will try to do better now. IL DIVO has lost twice as a favorite, the tactics of start to finish in last run did not suite, has a decent chance to make amends over the ideal distance. RIYASAT has run with better type horses, this half brother to LA HINCH has been tracking very well. WINGS OF ANGELS was an impressive 3rd at Mumbai.
RIYASAT-IL DIVO-GOLDEN SYMBOL
7. CYCLADES the only winner so far in this field has been well prepared, has the services of a first timer jockey, all have to catch this speedy type. YANKEE LANE has been given mock race, the tracks are good. EXCITING STORY was a good 2nd in first run against QUEEN’S GUEST, the horse has lot of early speed. ARK’S ANGEL was a notable runner last week, will be in the fray.
CYCLADES-YANKEE LANE-EXCITING STOTY
DOUBLE-------------------LIVER POOL & AQUA DISIAC
PLACE============AMERICAN IDOL, GOLDEN SYMBOL & EXCITING STORY
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