• Silver Beauty wins the Calcutta 1000 Guineas (Gr.3)
  • Hall Of Famer wins The Golconda 1000 Guineas (Gr.2)
  • Whomakestherule wins the Calcutta 2000 Guineas (Gr.3)
KOLKATA 2016
December 9,2016
SANS PEUR WAS TRULY “FEARLESS” IN VICTORY


Suleiman Attaollahi-trained Sans Peur, which is literally the French for “without fear”, lived up to her name and put in a grand display in the hands of Trevor Pa

December 3,2016
MALLESH ‘RULES’ THE DAY AND WINS ‘ACCOLADES’


On a bright and sunny afternoon at RCTC, Mallesh Narredu’s Whomakestherules (Multidimensional-Priceless/ Usha Stud) lifted the Calcutta 2000 Guineas in the hands of con

November 29,2016
KING CREDIBLE SCORES AN INCREDIBLE VICTORY


Not surprisingly, The Hong Kong Jockey Club Trophy for two-year-olds produced the biggest upset of the day as Bharat Singh-trained King Credible (Eljohar-Real Queen/ Mukteshw

November 25,2016
TAKE A ‘SWIPE’ AT RCTC AND GET RICH


By accepting credit and debit cards for the first time at the inter-venue Mysore races on Wednesday, the Royal Calcutta Turf Club has created his

November 25,2016
CAPTAIN COOK MAKES IT A ONE-HORSE RACE


Bharath Singh trained Captain Cook lived up to his paddock looks as he steamrolled the opposition in the mile race for the RWITC Cup. The handsome looking four-year-old thus

November 19,2016
SILVER BEAUTY SENDS ‘LOCAL GIRLS’ INTO A TIZZY


The first classic of the season, The Calcutta 1000 Guineas, was run in pleasant, sunny weather on a fairly fast track. The three outstation challengers (Burnished Gold, Rainb

November 12,2016
MR GORGEOUS STUNS FANCIED RIVALS IN MAYFOWL CUP


With a triple entry in a five-horse field for the Mayfowl Cup, the numbers were always in favour of trainer Vijay Singh but very few would have speculated the schooler’

November 9,2016
HIMALAYAN QUEEN LEADS A STRING OF UPSETS


Coming in the wake of the country’s demonetisation of the larger currency notes, there was indeed an air of uncertainty about the races bei

November 1,2016
INTERSTELLAR SINKS TWEEDLE DEE IN A CLOSE CONTEST


Tuesday’s eight-event card provided the kind of entertainment that one would expect on the opening day of the winter season. Most of the professionals were keen to star

October 28,2016
CALCUTTA WINTER MEET ALL SET TO KICK-OFF


The Calcutta Cold Weather Season 2016-2017 commences from November 1, 2016. The meeting will comprise 28 racedays and will conclude after five months on March 29, 2017. 

October 21,2016
WHOMAKESTHERULES DWARFED LOCAL LOT


The brief monsoon meeting drew to a close last week after 17 racedays of competitive racing. While heavy showers made it difficult for jockeys and runners alike on several oc

October 14,2016
C.ALFORD PUNCHES SHIVALIK SHOWERS HOME


The Calcutta Monsoon Racing season spread over 17 racedays came to a close on Friday with more than its share of thrills. The feature event of the day, The Monsoon Cup, was a

1234