• Punjabi Girl wins The Fillies Championship Stakes (Gr.1)
  • Sir Cecil wins The Colts Championship Stakes (Gr.1)
  • Sir Cecil wins The Kingfisher Ultra Derby Bangalore (Gr.1)
  • Desert God wins The Tetrasoft Inc. Bangalore St. Leger (Gr.2)
PUNE 2003
October 12,2003
Team-Artois’ hard work pays off, rewarded with Pune Derby

Was Artois suffering from a tendon problem? What if the problem surfaces during the race? Will this half-brother to Zurburan live up to the expectations of his connections?
October 11,2003
Samurai Sword defies handicapper for a coveted hat-trick

Samurai Sword, the four-year-old filly from Shiraz Sunderji’s yard, continued to defy the handicapper if only to prove that her last two victories were not in any way
October 5,2003
Rave stops playing hide and seek, earns maiden success

The Fillies’ & Mares’ Stakes, the main attraction in the card and run over nine-furlongs here on Sunday, had a couple of interesting developments which were
October 4,2003
RWITC depends more on quantity than quality, futility shows

The futility of conducting three race meetings on successive days was never more pronounced than on Saturday and its significance, hopefully, not lost on the RWITC administ
October 3,2003
Extraordinary, Romantic Hero register hat-tricks

Trainer Imtiaz Sait is on a roll and virtually unstoppable this season. Once again he held centre-stage at Pune by saddling three winners in a small card of seven. Leoparde
September 28,2003
Premier Collection shows great character, takes sweet revenge on Radical Force

Trust any Imtiaz Sait protégé to avenge its defeat and nine out of ten times you’re likely to find out that they don’t let you down. The four-year
September 27,2003
Divine Protocol prove lucky for Imtiaz Sait, Arti Doctor

Two events, the Nelston Trophy (1600m) and the Moondaisy Plate (1400m), were declared void due to paucity of acceptors on Thursday reducing Saturday’s scheduled racin
September 26,2003
Simply Supreme hacks opposition on his way to maiden glory

Right from the moment the starter’s flag came down to signal the contest for the Menorah Trophy, Simply Supreme reduced it to a one-horse race. No questions were aske
September 25,2003
"Kojagiri now runs The 3200 Metres Suresh Mahindra Trophy

Trainer Magansingh P.Jodha was in the limelight last Saturday at Pune when he saddled a grand treble with Touch Wood, Fashionable and the vastly improved Kojagiri.
September 21,2003
Estonia avoids mishap, wins SA Poonawalla Million in splendid fashion

It took a couple of years for the RWITC committee to decide drop its rigid stand that the Poonawallas match the club’s contribution of Rs.5 lakh instead of a million-
September 20,2003
The prestigious S.A. Poonawalla Million (Gr.2)

The eagerly awaited and prestigious S.A. Poonawalla Million (Gr.2) which will be run on Sunday, September 21 is expected to draw a full house at the Pune racecourse.

September 20,2003
Bookies claw their way back as Touch Wood, Fashionable shock punters

Though the scoreboard read ‘Even-Stevens’ at the end of the day’s proceedings, the victories of Touch Wood and Fashionable in their respective events allo