BANGALORE: Mr. D. Khaitan representing Soom Stud Farm Pvt. Ltd’s Echoes Of Light (Suraj Narredu up), won the Nilgiris Trophy, the main event of the races held here on Friday (Feb. 15). The winner is trained by Darius.
1. SAVADATTI PLATE, Div.II (1,100m), maiden 3-y-o only (Terms): Mudeer Power (Appu) 1, Lester (Krishnan) 2, Sheer Gold (Rajesh Babu) 3 and Star League (Vivek) 4. 4-1/2, 1-1/4 and 1. 1m 9.65s. Rs. 24 (w), 12, 16 and 92 (p). SHP: Rs.43. FP: Rs.96. Q: Rs.57. Trinella: Rs.1,102 and Rs.1,358. Favourite: Mudeer Power. Owners: M/s. Prakash P.Gaonkar, Kareem Mohd, Razak, H.N.Raghavendra & Fayaz Ismail Macchiwala. Trainer: Md. Khan.
2. DHARMASTHALA PLATE (1,600m), rated 20 to 50: Sudden Thunder (Srinath) 1, Lightnin Blues (De Sousa) 2, Double Elite (Vivek) 3 and Don Cherry (Appu) 4. 3/4, lnk and nk. 1m 41. 61s. Rs.22 (w), 12, 24 and 71 (p). SHP: Rs.64. FP: Rs.152. Q: Rs.82. Trinella: Rs.1,254 and Rs.618. Favourite: Sudden Thunder. Owners: M/s. Ravinder Kumar & Gautam Agarwal. Trainer: Dhariwal.
3. DODDABALLAPUR PLATE (1,400m), rated 00 to 30: Shisham (Shinde) 1, Anoosheek (Gnaneshwar) 2, Buck Passer Junior (P.S. Chouhan) 3 and South Parade (Vivek) 4. 6, ns and hd. 1m 29.33s. Rs. 53 (w), 17, 24 and 62 (p). SHP: Rs.69. FP: Rs.216. Q: Rs.143. Trinella: Rs.6,777 and Rs.4,356. Favourite: Anoosheek. Owners: Mr. B.Vijay & Mrs.Naga Kanya Kumari Vijay. Trainer: I.Ghatala.
4. GUMBAZ TROPHY (1,200m), rated 20 to 50: Fanaa (Shinde) 1, Royal Hero (Vivek) 2, Trafalgar Square (Gnaneshwar) 3 and Maahi Ve (De Sousa) 4. 2, 1 and shd. 1m 16.63s. Rs. 25 (w), 13, 41 and 80 (p). SHP: Rs.124. FP: Rs.217. Q: Rs.183. Trinella: Rs.5,413 and Rs.2,784. Favourite: Fanaa. Owners: Mrs.Shukla Sibbal, M/s. F.Sirajuddin & Soumitra Banerji. Trainer: Sirajuddin.
5. NILGIRIS TROPHY (1,800m), rated 60 to 90: Echoes Of Light (Suraj Narredu) 1, Saptashwa (P.S.Chouhan) 2, Assert The Right (Srinath) 3 and Angelique (Hayes) 4. Not run: Amazing One. 1, hd and 2. 1m 52.67s. Rs.19 (w), 13, 21 and 19 (p). SHP: Rs.65. FP: Rs.59. Q: Rs.60. Trinella: Rs.164 and Rs.91. Favourite: Echoes Of Light. Owner: Mr.D. Khaitan rep. Soom Stud Farm Pvt. Ltd. Trainer: Darius.
6. H. DEVEREUX MEMORIAL PLATE (1,400m), rated 40 to 70, 5 & 6-y-o: Artic Blast (De Sousa) 1, Southerner (Ashwin Rao) 2, Rebellious (Srinath) 3 and Mac (Shinde) 4. Not run: Hidden Pleasures, Lifes Laughter. 3/4, 1/2 and 2-1/4. 1m 28.31s. Rs.51 (w), 19, 23 and 29 (p). SHP: Rs.78. FP: Rs.292. Q: Rs.130. Trinella: Rs.1,639 and Rs.632. Exacta: Rs.5,026 and Rs.1,436. Favourite: Artic Blast. Owners: M/s.Ashraf Salam, Manoj Gupta, James Mathews & I.P.J.Albuquerque. Trainer: Dhariwal.
7. A.V.VENKATESH MEMORIAL PLATE (1,200m), rated 40 to 70: Script Ure Destiny (Hayes) 1, Afea (De Sousa) 2, Movie Queen (Krishnan) 3 and Lush Foliage (Shinde) 4. Not run: Billy Blackjack. 4-3/4, nk and shd. 1m 14. 74s. Rs.72 (w), 26, 21 and 43 (p). SHP: Rs.49. FP: Rs.680. Q: Rs.112. Trinella: Rs.1,460 and Rs.3,128. Exacta: Rs.8,452 and Rs.3,220. Favourite: Lush Foliage. Owner: Mr. Anirudh S.Jajodia rep. Ancora Stud Farm Pvt. Ltd. Trainer: Padmanabhan.
8. SAVADATTI PLATE, Div.I (1,100m), mdn 3-y-o only (Terms): Little Splendour (B.Paswan) 1, Neel Gagan (Rajesh) 2, Pinaakini (Appu) 3 and Violet Honey (B.Prakash) 4. 1-1/2, ns and 1-1/4. 1m 9.94s. Rs.95 (w), 23, 30 and 15 (p). SHP: Rs.85. FP: Rs.713. Q: Rs.305. Trinella: Rs.959 and Rs.411. Exacta: Rs.5,646 and Rs.3,495. Favourite: Pinaakini. Owners: M/s.Rakesh Bhargava & V.R.Bhandari. Trainer: Samar Singh.
Jackpot: Rs.5,618 (79 tkts); Runner: Rs.172 (1,105 tkts); Mini Jackpot: Rs.481 (56 tkts); Treble (i): Rs.145 (214 tkts); (ii): Rs.550 (86 tkts).