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Forever Elegance in fine nick

BANGALORE: Forever Elegance who in fine nick, runs with a good chance in the Governor's Cup (2,400m), the chief event of the races to be held here on Friday (Aug. 4).

There will be no false rails.

1 LEADING TIPSTER CUP (1,400m)— rated 00 to 30— 2-00 p.m.: 1. Total Impact (Eshwer) 10 Christopher 62, 2. Wire To Wire (Mangalorkar) 9 Gnaneshwar 62, 3. One To Conquer (Karan) 8 B. Prakash 62, 4. Stride To Strike (Warren) 7 M. Narredu 60, 5. Desiring (Darius) 2 Shobhan 59.5, 6.Mexikan Wave (Lokanath) 3 M. Kharadi 59, 7. Analika (Puttanna) 11 Vivek 59, 8. Chakori Princess (Samar) 6 Mahendran 58.5, 9. Keep Guessing (Sirajuddin) 4 N. Imam 57.5, 10. Soul Music (G. Sandhu) 1 Rajesh Babu 54.5, 11. Kandalla (Md. Khan) 5 A. Velu 51.5 and 12. Divine Force (Dominic) 12 A. Imran Khan 51.5.

WIRE TO WIRE: Has come down a class; can tackle the present company. ONE TO CONQUER: A failed favourite in Regal Music's 1,200m; may make amends. STRIDE TO STRIKE: A comfortable winner over 1,400m; retains form. DIVINE FORCE: Appeals on weight.

1. One To Conquer,

2. Stride To Strike,

3. Wire To Wire

2 CHAMPION TRAINER CUP (1,200m)— rated 20 to 50— 2-30: 1. Fantasy Moon (Padmanabhan) 12 Gnaneshwar 61.5, 2. Gallery Queen (Md. Khan) 1 Appu 61.5, 3. Feelfree (I. Ghatala) 6 C. Alford 61, 4. Scottsville (G. Sandhu) 10 Rajesh Babu 60, 5. Susanita (Samar) 2 Mahendran 59, 6. Pocket Full (Lokanath) 8 S. Shinde 57, 7. Priceless Forever (Ganapathy) 5 B. Prakash 55.5, 8. Andrology (Vijay Singh) 7 Mark 54, 9. Hima's Pride (Nityanand) 9 Chandrashekar 53.5, 10. Noble Guest (Puttanna) 4 Krishnan 52, 11. Divine Royal (Darashah) 11 A. Velu 51.5 and 12. Bumble Bee (S. Komandur) 3 Vivek 50.5.

FEELFREE: Came out of the maiden ranks in a gutsy manner over 1,200m; may defy the penalty. SUSANITA: In a start to finish attempt ran second to Chilly Wind over 1,400m; the present shorter trip may suit her better. PRICELESS FOREVER: A faraway third to Carmina Burana over 1,400m; tracking well. HIMA'S PRIDE: Well in at the weights.

1. Priceless Forever, 2. Feelfree,

3. Hima's Pride

3 LEADING STUD CUP (Div.II), (1,200m)— rated 60 to 90, 4 & 5-y-o— 3-00: 1. Steelium (S. Narredu) 9 M. Narredu 60, 2. Thursday Nite (Arjun) 5 R. Marshall 58, 3. Winfoot (Niel Darashah) 8 C. Alford 58, 4. Mount Royale (S. Komandur) 7 Vivek 56.5, 5. Star Distinction (Ganapathy) 2 B. Prakash 56.5, 6. Tina's Triumph (Inayathulla) 10 A. Imran Khan 56.5, 7. Perfect Attraction (I.A. Sait) 1 C. Rajendra 56.5, 8. Golden Venture (Santosh) 4 S. Shinde 56, 9. Zooming (Eshwer) 6 Christopher 55 and 10. Fort Knox (Padmanabhan) 3 Suaj Narredu 54.5.

STEELIUM: After finishing a head second to India Shining (1,200m), got the race in the stewards room; in fine nick. WINFOOT: After a forward run finished third to Talk Of The Devil over 1,400m; tracking well. STAR DISTINCTION: Comes into the reckoning on her fourth to Talk Of The Devil. FORT KNOX: Found Evatina too good over 1,200m in her last start; should be given another chance.

1. Winfoot, 2. Star Distinction,

3. Steelium

4 LEADING BOOKMAKER CUP (1,200m)— maiden 3-y-o only (Terms)— 3-30: 1. Stark Contrast (Arjun) 5 C. Alford 56, 2. Fearless Spirit (Karan) 7 B. Prakash 56, 3. Red Mustang (Padmanabhan) 8 Suraj Narredu 56, 4. Adair (Britto) 12 T. Vijayan 54.5, 5. Girl Next Door (Byamji) 2 Shobhan 54.5, 6. Pret A Porte (Byramji) 6 R. Marshall 54.5, 7. Liela (Dhaiwal) 4 Appu 54.5, 8. Surreale (Dhariwal) 1 Gallagher 54.5, 9. Destiny Dame (Pradeep) 9 Shakti 54.5, 10. Neyilah (S. Singh) 11 S. Ramesh 54.5, 11. Amabelle (Vijay Singh) 3 Christopher 54.5 and 12. Silver Print (Vijay Sigh) 10 Mark 54.5.

FEARLES SPIRIT: Ran Alekona to 3/4 length over 1,200m in her last start; in fine fettle. RED MUSTANG: Bolted and was withdrawn in Culture Shock's 1,200m; working impressively. NEYILAH: First run; looks fit and well. AMABELLE: As an odds-on favourite finished second to Warrior Spirit over 1,100m; sporting blinkers now; warrants another chance.

1. Fearless Spirit, 2. Red Mustang,

3. Neyilah

5 GOVERNER'S CUP (2,400m)— 4-y-o & over (Terms)— 4-00: 1. Southern Regent (Ganapathy) 7 C. Rajendra 60, 2. Aperitivo (Vijay Singh) 5 C. Alford 60, 3. Friendly Fire (L.D'Silva) 11 A. Imran Khan 59, 4. Adolfito (Dhariwal) 2 R. Marshall 59, 5. Forever Elegance (Ganapathy) 10 B. Prakash 58.5, 6. Star Hopeful (Ganapathy) 6 I. Chisty 57.5, 7. Psychic Strength (Darius) 1 Suraj Narredu 56.5, 8. Refreshing (Faraz) 3 M. Narredu 55, 9. Brown Sugar (I. Ghatala) 9 B. Paswan 52, 10. Flareon (Padmanabhan) 8 Gallagher 51.5, 11. Magic Touch (Zadmal) 4 M. Kharadi 50 and 12. Thats The Touch (Ponnappa) 12 Appu 48.

APERITIVO: Has come on since his second to Holding Court in the Maharaja's Cup (2,200m). FOREVER ELEGANCE: A consistent performer; continues to shine in the morning trials. REFRESHING: An impressive winner over 2,000m; retains form. MAGIC TOUCH: Well placed on weights.

1. Forever Elegance, 2. Magic Touch,

3. Refreshing

6 LEADING OWNER CUP (Div.I),(1,200m)— rated 40 to 70, 4 & 5-y-o— 4-30: 1. Distributor (Habib Khan) 6 A. Imran Khan 61.5, 2. Empire Star (Ganapathy) 7 V. Patel 61, 3. Assaye (Eshwer) 5 Christopher 58.5, 4. Dingle (Padmanabhan) 9 S. Shinde 58, 5. Power Of Dreams (Hidyat Khan) 2 S. Ramesh 58, 6. Roda Rosen (Nityanand) 8 P. Ramesh 57, 7. Matter Of Opinion (Ponnappa) 3 Appu 56, 8. High Tower (Darashah) 4 Gnaneshwar 56, 9. My Winning Charm (Pradeep) 12 Shobhan 56, 10. Fearless Princess (Darius) 11 Suraj Narredu 55, 11. Exclaim (Byramji) 1 R. Marshall 54 and 12. Brave Bheem (Samar) 10 Shahbuddin 52.5.

ASSAYE: A consistent runner; in fine shape. POWER OF DREAMS: A good second to Illusive Lady over 1,200m; well tuned. MATTER OF OPINION: Unplaced in all the three starts; moving well in the morning trials. FEARLESS PRINCESS: Ignore her last run.

1. Power Of Dreams,

2. Matter Of Opinion,

3. Fearless Princess

7 LEADING STUD CUP (Div.I), (1,200m)— rated 60 to 90, 4 & 5-y-o— 5-00: 1. Smart N Unique (Ganapathy) 7 B. Prakash 60.6, 2. Alcindor (Santosh) 1 Mahendran 59, 3. Illusive Lady (Warren) 3 Gallagher 59, 4. Splash Of Class (Eshwer) 9 Christopher 58.5, 5. Royal Assault (Darashah) 8 C. Alford 57, 6. Water Wood (S. Narredu) 5 M. Narredu 56, 7. Hawaiian Sunrise (Arjun) 2 Suraj Narredu 55.5, 8. India Shining (Ponnappa) 4 Appu 54 and 9. Blairgowrie (G. Sandhu) 6 A. Imran Khan 53.5.

SMART N UNIQUE: Justified the favouritism by winning a 1,400m easily; may repeat. SPLASH OF CLASS: Has improved after her third to Romantic Fire (1,200m). HAWAIIAN SUNRISE: As a favourite did not reach the frame in Steelium's 1,200m; she is well within herself. INDIA SHINING: After winning a 1,200m by a head was disqualified after the stewards enquiry; he is in fine nick.

1. India Shining, 2. Smart N Unique,

3. Splash Of Class

8 CHAMPION JOCKEY CUP ((1,400m)— rated 20 to 50, 4 & 5-y-o— 5-30: 1. Forza (Darius) 11 Suraj Narredu 60, 2. Maple Fondant (Nityanand) 2 I. Chisty 60, 3. Little Robin (Habib Khan) 9 A. Imran Khan 58, 4. Time Is Life (Md. Khan) 12 Mahendran 56, 5. Afghan (Mohd. Abbas) 3 Gallagher 55, 6. Soul Serch (Inayathulla) 10 Shobhan 55, 7. Royal Dazzle (Puttanna) 4 Christopher 54.5, 8. Senna (S. Singh) 1 Gnaneshwar 53.5, 9. Rajadesing (B. Shiva) 5 S. Ramesh 53, 10. Goli Master (Sirahuddin) 8 Shahbuddin 52.5, 11. Sensimilia (I. Ghatala) 7 B. Paswan 52.5 and 12. Heroines Power (S. Narredu) 6 N. Harsha 48.5.

MAPLE FONDANT: Unplaced in Limekilns' 1,400m; earlier finished a fair second to Gem Of a Lady (1,400m); shaping well in the trials. LITTLE ROBIN: Looks fit enough. AFGHAN: Needed the run in Lava's 1,200m. SOUL SERCH: With a late run finished a good second to Olympic Glory (1,400m); in fine condition.

1. Afghan, 2. Little Robin,

3. Maple Fondant

9 LEADING OWNER CUP (Div.II), (1,200m)— rated 40 to 70, 4 & 5-y-o— 6-00: 1. Missedent (Darashah) 10 Gnaneshwar 60, 2. Solar Fire (G. Sanshu) 2 Rajesh Babu 59, 3. Spring Fair (Faraz) 7 M. Narredu 58.5, 4. Smarty (Ganapathy) 5 B. Prakash 57.5, 5. Penny Tweedy (Darashah) 4 A. Velu 57.5, 6. Sense Of Style (G. Sandhu) 12 Mahendran 57, 7. Vesuvio (Darius) 9 R. Marshall 57, 8. Alagi (Dominic) 1 Christopher 57, 9. Faction Leader (Hidyat Khan) 6 S. Ramesh 56.5, 10. Baghzad (Lokanath) 11 N. Imam 55.5, 11. Shalivahana (Pradeep) 3 Md. Thameem 55.5 and 12. Kinrara (Samar) 8 Shahbuddin 55.5.

MISSEDENT: Despite a rough passage finished a good second to Cascabel over 1,200m; in fine trim. SPRING FAIR: A comfortable winner over 1,200m in the lower class; maintains form. SMARTY: Won a 1,200m impressively in the lower class; may score again. FACTION LEADER: On the board in both his starts; may upset.

1. Smarty, 2. Spring Fair,

3. Faction Leader

Day's best: Smarty

Double: Fearless Spirit -

Forever Elegance

Jkt: 5, 6, 7, 8 & 9

Mini Jkt: 2, 4, 6 & 7

Tr (i): 3, 4 & 5; (i): 7, 8 & 9;

Exacta: 4, 6, 8 & 9.

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