Permission was granted to Trainer Mr. L D Silva to substitute Jockey A M Tograllu to ride PALM SPRINGS in place of Jockey S. John, the declared rider.
DUMA (P. Kamlesh) jumped awkwardly outwards and inconvenienced STRIKING (P. Trevor) on its outside soon after jumping out of the starting gates.
Jockey S. Zervan, the rider of AMELIA was fined Rs.3,000/- for shifting out and causing interference to DUMA (P. Kamlesh) on his outside which in turn passed it on to STARRY EYES (Suraj Narredu) on the far side approaching the 500 Metres.
Jockey D.K. Ashish, the rider of BRIGHT LADY, reported that he lost his whip approaching the 250 Metres.
Jockey P.S. Chouhan, the rider of SHAMROCK LADY, reported that he could not get a clear run approaching the 200 Metres due to a closely packed field.
Jockey D. Gnaneshwar, the rider of BEAUTY IS TRUTH, was fined Rs.1,000/- for the excessive use of the whip on his mount during the race (1st infringement).
Surprise Sample was taken for analysis from b f KETURAH.
Surprise Sample was taken for analysis from b f STARRY EYES.
Compulsory Samples were taken for analysis from the following 1st, 2nd & 3rd placed horses viz:
b f AMELIA I
dkb f BEAUTY IS TRUTH II
b f MARIINSKY III