• Punjabi Girl wins The Fillies Championship Stakes (Gr.1)
  • Sir Cecil wins The Colts Championship Stakes (Gr.1)
December 24,2011
In The Spotlight Makes it a One-Horse Oaks

The chill in the air on Christmas Eve seemed to add pep to the performance of the wonder-filly In The Spotlight (Alnasr Alwasheek-Radiate) as Martin Dwyer gave her a free rei

December 20,2011
Raznandan Was Cleverly Handled

There were no serious hitches during the long-drawn card of nine races though the general opinion was that the feature could have been a cup event as it injects a certain amo

December 17,2011
Dandified mocks Calcutta Gold Cup field

Trainer Vijay Singh may be indisposed but his prized colt Dandified and trusted knight Christopher Alford could not have given him a better Christmas present. They combined&n

December 16,2011
Dandified Faces the Litmus Test

The centre’s most promising three-year-old colt, Dandified, will for the first time in his short career be crossing swords with some excellent milers from across the co

December 10,2011
Dandified Warms up for Derby

Those present at the Calcutta racecourse on Saturday were privileged to witness one of the finest thoroughbreds in the country today. His name is Dandified and he is by Rebut

December 9,2011
Bharath, Trevor Going Great Guns

There was not a moment of boredom during the longdrawn card of nine races on Friday. Quite a few of the races had their moment of thrill and glory, and none more than Caravag

December 4,2011
Rip Van Winkle romps home


Rashid Byramji-trained Rip Van Winkle (Gaswar-Minetta) made every post a winning one in the mile race for the Hyderabad Race Club Trophy at the Calcutta rac

December 3,2011
Caribbean Queen wins a thriller

It was a Saturday afternoon at the Calcutta racecourse that belonged entirely to Trevor Patel – not because he notched up four winners, but rather, the manner in which

November 26,2011
In The Spotlight leaves the Field Standing

On a bright sunny afternoon at the Calcutta racecourse  on Saturday, Martin Dwyer rode a flawless race atop the on-money public choice In The Spotlight to land the

November 19,2011
Hat-trick for Trevor, Treble for Shinde

It was an eventful afternoon at the Calcutta races on Saturday. Young Trevor Patel won his first three mounts (second, third and sixth races), Shailesh Shinde notched up a tr

November 12,2011
Shailesh Shinde on full Throttle

He came to Calcutta in the Monsoon of 2010 after a none too happy time professionally at Mumbai, and won his very first mount here – Grand Pere (a 10/1 shot). Primarily

November 6,2011
Hall Of Glory Does a ‘Hilliard’ Encore

After a not too happy monsoon season, Vijay Singh-trained Hall of Glory responded brilliantly to his rider’s call and bagged the Hilliard Trophy for the second year in