• Ruffina wins The Sprinters Cup (Gr.1)
  • Azzurro wins The Dr M A M Ramaswamy Stayers Cup (Gr.1)
  • whomakestherules wins The Maj P K Mehra Memorial Super Mile Cup (Gr.1)
  • Kangra wins The Indian Turf Invitation Cup (Gr.1) in record timing
December 27,2003
Star Wind scrapes through

Star Wind stood out among the contestants in the Shantiniketan Cup which featured Saturday’s races but the daughter of Placerville did not win as expected. She was dr
December 26,2003
Siberean strikes winning form

Siberean swamped the opposition in the Ardent Knight Cup to end a series of dismal runs on Friday. The son of Serious Spender, who was hailed as a classic prospect at the b
December 20,2003
Just Brave proves formidable

Zareer Darashah, who had struck a bad patch, had a confidence boosting double on Saturday. Seasoned performer Just Brave who had given the trainer many a happy moment inclu
December 19,2003
Believer wins a thriller

Jockey Appu’s forceful riding made the difference to the outcome of Saptharishi Cup, the feature event of Friday’s races. In a crunch situation, Appu made the d
December 12,2003
Bay of Angels bounces back

Michael Eshwer’s Bay of Angels bounced back after a setback in training had kept her off from the track  more than nine months, with a smashing performance in th
December 12,2003
Fond Fantasy stands out in 2000 Guineas

Fond Fantasy’s win in the Gr 2 Bangalore 1000 Guineas last fortnight was so impressive that it is hard to look beyond the daughter of Razeen to lift the Gr 2 Bangalor
December 12,2003
Fond Fantasy too good

Arguably, Fond Fantasy is the best three-year old in the country. The daughter of Razeen walked tall in what is essentially a male bastion, by bagging the Harvins Bangalore
December 6,2003
Eshwer, Thomas corner glory

Trainer Michael Eshwer had things falling into place on Saturday, saddling a quadruple while visiting Frenchman Ronen Thomas did his confidence a world of good by booting h
December 5,2003
Samar Singh hogs limelight

Samar Singh, who went through a torrid time during his transition from being a jockey to a trainer, has slowly but surely found his foot. He recorded a creditable double

November 29,2003
Allies Serenade holds the edge

If the perception of the professionals is anything to go by, then Fond Fantasy should be the overwhelming favourite to win the Gr 2 Bangalore 1000 Guineas, the first classic

November 29,2003
Fond Fantasy swamps the opposition

Ganapathy trained Fond Fantasy showed remarkable improvement when swamping the opposition in the Gr 2 Bangalore 1000 Guineas, the first classic of the winter season on Satu
November 22,2003
Augill Castle gets reward for consistency

If any horse in the fray for the Madras Race Club deserved success for sheer consistency, it was Puttanna’s ward Augill Castle. Augill Castle had not missed the board i