UDHAGAMANDALAM: Mr. M. A M. Ramaswamy’s Top Line (Milan up) claimed the Nilgiris 2000 Guineas, the star attraction of the races held here on Monday (April 28). The winner is trained by R. Foley.
1.CHARING CROSS PLATE (1,400m), Cl. II: Exotic Duke (S. Manohar) 1, Numeric (Prem) 2, Saddlers Lass (Senhil Kumar) 3 and Powerthrust (Milan) 4. 2-3/4, 1-1/2 and 1-3/4. 1m 26.27s. Rs. 21 (w), 7, nil and 8 (p). Q:Rs.31.Favourite: Powerthrust. Owner: Mr. B. Sridharan. Trainer:R. Foley.
2.MADRAS RACE CLUB CUP (1,200m), Cl. I: Moon Forest (A. Mohan) 1, Moon Emperor (Rajednra Singh) 2, First Emperor (Senthil Kumar) 3 and Star Phoenix (Prem) 4. Not run: Dance With Dreams. 1-1/2, nk and 1/2. 1m 14.98s. Rs.29 (w), 11 and 6 (p). Q: Rs. 25.Favourite: Moon Emperor. Owner: Mr. A. Selvakumar.Trainer:R. Foley.
3.FERN HILL PLATE (1,200m), Cl. III: Ring Of Destiny (Mukesh Kumar) 1,Gold Empress (Prem) 2, Noble Flash (C. Velu) 3 and Mozart (Manikandan) 4.2-1/4 , 3/4 and 2-3/4. 1m 21.38s. Rs. 283 (w), nil, 12 and 6 (p).Q: Rs.165.Favourite:Man Of Honour. Owner: Mr. M.A.M.Ramaswamy.Trainer:R. Foley.
4.CHINCHONA PLATE (Div. I), (1,300m), 3-y-o only (Terms): Autumn Pearl (Prem) 1, Oasis Dream (A. Mohan) 2, Cosmic Star (Rajenda Singh) 3 and Cape Royal (Milan) 4. 2, 4-1/4 and 1-3/4.1m 22.17s. Rs.23 (w), 5, 5 and 6 (p). Q: Rs.97.Favourite:Twilight Time. Owner:Mr. Rm. Lakshmanan. Trainer:R. Foley.
5.NILGIRIS 2000 GUINEAS (Grade II) (1,400m), 3-y-o (Terms):
TOP LINE (Predappio-Stately Princess) (Milan) 1,
KING’S ENVOY (Always A Rainbow-Future Treasure) (Rajendra Singh) 2,
SOCIETY LADY (Always A Rainbow-Abbattale) (Prem) 3 and
DOLPHIN BAY (Always A Rainbow-Pacific Fleet) (A. Mohan) 4. 3, 3 and 3/4.1m 28.78s. Rs.16 (w), 6, 6 and 10 (p).Q:Rs.11.Favourite: King’s Envoy. Owner: Mr. M. A. M. Ramaswamy.Trainer:R. Foley.
6.COIMBATORE PLATE (1,300m), Cl. V-B: Just A Dream (Mukesh Kumar) 1,Castle Quest ( Srinivasan) 2, High Accolade (Azmal Hussain) 3 and Nicholas Nicleby (C. Brisson) 4. nk, nk and 4 1/2. 1m 23.15s.Rs. 32 (w), 6, 14 and 6 (p). Q: Rs. 49. Favourite: Razorsharp. Owner & Trainer: Mr. J. Sebastian.
7.CHINCHONA PLATE (Div. II), (1,300m), 3-y-o only (Terms): Polar Circle (Milan) 1, Rainbow Mirage (A. Mohan) 2, Magical Warrior ( Rajendra Singh) 3 and Mystery Knight (Prem) 4.2, 1 1/4 and 1 1 /4. 1m 26.18s. Rs. 32 (w), 12 and 18 (p). Q: Rs. 378. Favourite: Magical Warrior. Owner: Mr. A. Selvakumar. Trainer: B. Suresh.
8. KANDAL PLATE (1,400m), Cl. V-A: Royal Heir (Prem) 1, Formidable Force ( C. Velu) 2, King’s Charter (S. Manohar) 3 and Commander’s Wish ( Milan) 4. 1 1/4, 2 and 3/4. 1m 27.26s. Rs. 70 (w), 31, 10 and 31 (p). Q: Rs. 54. Favourite: Formidable Force. Owner: Mr. M. A. M. Ramaswamy. Trainer: B. Suresh.
9 HAIR PIN BEND PLATE (1,200m), Cl. V-B: Majestically (Huzaif) 1, Festive Season (PM. Bopanna) 2, Kings Crusade (C. Umesh) 3 and Arabie (Miss Roopa) 4.1, 1-1/4 and hd. 1m 16.94s. Rs.11 (w), 9, 11 and 9 (p). Q: Rs.53 (c/o). Favourite: Grand Matador. Owner & Trainer:Mr. Faisal Md. Khan.
Treble: (1): Rs.16 (c/o); (2): Rs.313 (c/o).