Pune: La Joie De Vie, ridden by S. Chinoy, won the October Handicap the main event of Saturday’s races here.
The winner is owned by Mr. R.M. Goculdas & Mr. Dilip R. Goculdas, Rep. B.S. Services Pvt Ltd. Narendra Lagad trains the winner.
1. FINAL ENCOUNTER PLATE (2,400m) — Cl. II, rated 60 to 86: Fiery Fortune (Dashrath) 1, Silent Presence (Kamlesh) 2, Miles And More (S. Fargeat) 3 and Rococo (W. Smith) 4. 1/2, Sh, Nk. 2m 41.72s. Rs.56 (w), 23 and 30 (p). SHP: Rs.52, FP: Rs.191, Q: Rs.142, Tanala: Rs.575 and Rs.207. Favourite: Flashing Flame. Owners: Mr. Hirak Satyendra Das & Dr. Jagjit Singh Dhiman. Trainer: M.P. Jodha.
2. TIGER LILY PLATE (1,000m) — Cl. IV, rated 20 to 46: Bu Attifel (S. Fargeat) 1, Rave On (Agarwal) 2, Naseebdar (Baria) 3 and The Rebel (K. Kadam) 4. Sh, 3/4, 1-1/2. 1m 1.28s. Rs.30 (w), 14, 16 and 28 (p). SHP: Rs.38, FP: Rs.94, Q: Rs.55, Tanala: Rs.362 and Rs.197. Favourite: Rave On. Owners: Mr. H.A. Khan, Mrs. Rheema H. Khan, Mr. Fareed Karachiwalla & Mr. Vinay Kumar. Trainer: Faisal Abbas.
Note: Actually Rave On had won the race. An objection was raised by jockey Samuel Fargeat (Bu Attifel) against Agarwal, rider of Rave On, that in the last 100m Rave On came onto him and bumped him at the crucial stage of the race which cost him the race. The Stewards decided to uphold the objection and revised the placing as above.
3. GREY MAGIC PLATE (1,200m) — Cl. V, rated 0 to 26: Black Warrior (V. Walkar) 1, Little Princess (Aadesh) 2, Borzu Again (I. Pardeshi) 3 and Anamika (Chowghule) 4. Not run: Forest Native. 7-1/2, 2-1/2, Nk. 1m 13.12s. Rs. 24 (w), 12, 53 and 20 (p). SHP: Rs.207, FP: Rs.2,038, Q: Rs.327, Tanala: Rs.1,422 and Rs.451. Favourite: Black Warrior. Owners: Mr. Anil N. Puravankara. Trainer: Dr. Anil Kumar.
4. CORDEN BLEU TROPHY, Div. I (1,200m) — Cl. III, rated 40 to 66: Pillatus (Kamlesh) 1, Spica (Tograllu) 2, Premier Perception (N. Jodha) 3 and Top Action (M. Narredu) 4. 2-1/4, 1, 1. 1m 11. 66s. Rs.43 (w), 16, 14 and 30 (p). SHP: Rs.43, FP: Rs.75, Q: Rs.55, Tanala: Rs.508 and Rs.295. Favourite: Spica. Owners: Mr. Jaydev M. Mody, rep. J.M. Livestock Pvt Ltd. Trainer: Bezan Chenoy.
5. OCTOBER HANDICAP (1,200m) — 3-y-o only, rated 20 to 46: La Joie De Vie (S. Chinoy) 1, Sophie (C.S. Jodha) 2, Highland Warrior (Baandal) 3 and Touch Of Land (Tograllu) 4. 1-1/2, Nk, 1-3/4. 1m 12.09s. Rs.126 (w), 18, 15, 25 and 19 (p). SHP: Rs.41, FP: Rs.874, Q: Rs.172, Tanala: Rs.5,597 and Rs.2,132. Favourite: Slickkit. Owners: Mr. R.M. Goculdas & Mr. Dilip Goculdas, Rep. B.S. Services Pvt Ltd. Trainer: Narendra Lagad.
6. CORDON BLEU TROPHY, Div. II (1,200m) — Cl. III, rated 40 to 66: Spitz (S. Fargeat) 1, Wild Torronaado (W. Smith) 2, Tommy Carmichael (K. Kadam) 3 and Master Craft (Biramne) 4. Not run: Cameo and Roman Beauty. 2, 4-1/4, Nk. 1m 13.08s. Rs.12 (w), 10, 13 and 18 (p). SHP: Rs.24, FP: Rs.23, Q: Rs.13, Tanala: Rs.35 and Rs.29. Favourite: Spitz. Owners: Mr. Shashi Chand Jain, M/s. J.M. Patel, Vivek S. Jain & Zadmal Singh. Trainer: Zadmal Singh.
7. SONALIKA PLATE (1,600m) — Cl. IV, rated 20 to 46: Vantage (M. Narredu) 1, Forever Amber (N. Jodha) 2, Solskjaer (Baandal) 3 and Arbudh (W. Smith) 4. 1-1/4, Nk, 1-3/4. 1m 42.41s. Rs.42 (w), 16, 41 and 35 (p). SHP: Rs.109, FP: Rs.722, Q: Rs.262, Tanala: Rs.3,499 and Rs.1,083. Favourite: Highland Magic. Owners: Mr. & Mrs. K.N. Dhunjibhoy, rep. Five Stars Shipping Co Pvt Ltd. Mr. Vispi R. Patel & Mr. Pheroz N. Pudumjee. Trainer: P. Shroff.
Jackpot: 70 per cent: Rs.8,348 (46 tkts). 30 per cent: Rs.612 (269 tkts).
Treble: Rs.594 (135 tkts).
Super Jackpot: 70 per cent: Rs.7,516 (19 tkts). 30 per cent: Rs.588 (104 tkts).