• Punjabi Girl wins The Fillies Championship Stakes (Gr.1)
  • Sir Cecil wins The Colts Championship Stakes (Gr.1)
April 17,2009
C.Alford Notches Up 50 wins

Kolkata: The curtain came down on the Calcutta winter season on Friday with speedy Piato leaving the field cold after a couple of failures. It could be that the strong handli

April 16,2009
Outsiders Rattle Punters

It was an afternoon of shocking upsets at RCTC on Thursday, the penultimate day of the Calcutta winter meet. Trainers Vijay Singh and John Stephens recorded a brace each whil

April 10,2009
Bath Quadruple Sinks Punters

Trainer Harvinder Singh Bath set RCTC alight with a magnificent quadruple on Good Friday. It was an afternoon which saw punters burn holes in their pockets as favourites fell

April 3,2009
Hat-trick for Vijay Singh and C. Alford

On an eventful afternoon, trainer Vijay Singh and his retained rider Christopher Alford had a good day at the office as they notched up an impressive hattrick with Validate,

April 2,2009
Man About Town pulls it off again

Man About Town lifted the Relevance Cup at RCTC on Thursday with sublime ease to suggest that one more race may be in store for him before the season is up. So well tuned is

March 28,2009
Diabolical lifts Queen Elizabeth II Cup

On a hot and balmy afternoon, the six-year-old Diabolical from the stable of Daniel David, lifted the Queen Elizabeth II Cup in record time at RCTC on Saturday. The big made

March 25,2009
Apprentice Jockeys Rule The Roost

There was no short supply of thrills at RCTC despite the season slowly but surely drawing to a close.

Apprentice Kishore Kadam rode a brilliant finish astrid

March 21,2009
Bountiful Talent Wins it for MAM

A horrendous piece of pace-judgement by Daniel Grant ensured on-money public choice Raghuvansh’s ignominious failure in the Calcutta St Leger run on Saturday. This ward

March 13,2009
Samarkhand Topples Them All

Patrick Quinn-trained Samarkhand produced a stunning gallop opposite the grandstand to lift The Metropolitan, the main event of the Calcutta races on Saturday. With this supe

March 7,2009
Favourites bring ‘Sound of Cheers’

Two rank outsiders in the form of Simply Perfect and Midnight Coup spoilt what would have otherwise been a perfect day for punters at the Calcutta racecourse.

February 28,2009
Abs Fabs Pulverizes Derby Field

The Bangalore-based filly Abs Fabs made a complete mockery of the Derby field at the Calcutta racecourse on Saturday. Trainer Arjun Mangalorkar’s decision to make a lat

February 27,2009
Outstation challengers dwarf local stock

Come Saturday and an amazing line-up of thoroughbreds will face the starter for Calcutta’s richest Derby Stakes ever. The winner’s purse for the Eveready Calcutta