The S. Rangarajan Memorial Plate
Class 3 / Horses Rated 40 To 65, 3 Year Olds and Upward
Winner:₹.243000 Second:₹.135000 Third:₹.108000 Fourth:₹.27000 Fifth:₹.16200 Sixth:₹.10800 Total: ₹.540000
|Pl||H.No||Horse/Pedigree||Desc||Trainer||Jockey||Wt||Al||Dr||Sh||Won By||Dist Win||Rtg||Cl Odds||Time|
|1||7||4y b m||D Netto||Rafique Sk||51.5||4||A||1/4||5346||20||1:11.55|
|2||5||4y b g||R H Sequeira||Abhay Singh||52||-5||7||A||1 1/2||0.25||4147||15||1:11.62|
|3||2||3y b m||Laxman Singh||A Ashhad Asbar||55.5||8||A||1 1/4||1.75||5154||2||1:11.95|
N R I VALLEY
|3y b m||M Satyanarayana||Khurshad Alam||50.5||5||A||Neck||3||8744||20||1:12.21|
|5||1||3y ch g||D Netto||Suraj Narredu||60||1||A||1 3/4||3||6663||11/10||1:12.27|
|6||3||3y b g||N Ravinder Singh||Afroz Khan||52.5||-2.5||2||A||1 1/4||4.75||3848||15||1:12.60|
|7||6||3y b m||D Netto||Akshay Kumar||51.5||6||A||1 1/4||6||5046||5||1:12.86|
|8||4||6y ch g||N Ravinder Singh||B R Kumar||52.5||3||A||7.25||6748||20||1:13.11|
Tote Favourite: AGNI
|₹. 232||₹.27||₹.-||₹.29,₹.7,₹.6||₹.1086||₹.3494||₹.9926/- (9 Tkts)||₹.-|
App. Afroz Khan (EXPLOSIVE) was cautioned for shifting out soon after the start in the process taking the ground of SHANDAAR (B.R. Kumar).
Jockey Khurshad Alam (SHIVALIK VALLEY) was cautioned to be more vigorous in his efforts in the straight.
Explanation of Jockey Suraj Narredu (AGNI) that his instructions were to sit close with front runners and do his best in the straight which he tried to follow until entering the straight and thereafter when asked for an effort in the straight, his mount shortened the strides and dropped back inspite of his best efforts Trainer D. Netto while confirming the above added that he has no plausible explanation to offer with regard to his charge poor performance, was noted for future reference. Subsequent Veterinary examination revealed no abnormalities and the colt was trotting sound after the race.
Explanation of Trainer D. Netto with regard to the improved performance of his charge LIGHTNING FIN (Rafique Sk) winner of this race who, finished off board in the previous race that his instructions to the jockey was always to go to front and do the best in the straight which the jockey followed but the filly always shortened her strides in the final 100mts and fell back as compared to the present race where the filly held on the initial lead and also has the handicap advantage as compared to the previous runs as such she could manage to win the race. The Trainer further added he has not fancied and was available at longer odds was noted. Trainer however cautioned to ensure that his charge race more consistently in future.
CELERITAS (Akshay Kumar) sustained superficial injury over right hind. However, the filly was trotting sound after the race.
LIGHTNING FIN (Rafique Sk) winner of the race is sampled.