Races

Excellent wins F.D. Wadia Trophy

Less-fancied Excellent, ridden by Neeraj Rawal, won the F.D. Wadia Trophy, the main event of Saturday’s (August 25) races here.

The winner is owned by Mr. Cyrus S. Poonawalla, Mr. Adar C. Poonawalla & Mrs. Natasha A. Poonawalla rep. Villoo Poonawalla Racing & Breeding Pvt. Ltd.

Dallas Todywalla trains the winner.

1. WAR COMMAND PLATE Div. III (1,400m), Cl. V, rated 4 to 30: ETERNAL DANCER (Parmar) 1, Solo Mission (Bhawani) 2, Forever Free (Akshay) 3 and Allegria (C.S.Jodha) 4. Not run: Paradise. 3-3/4, 2, 1-1/2. 1m 28.30s. ₹45 (w), 15, 103 and 18 (p). SHP: 585, FP: 8,269, Q: 938, Tanala: 18,832 and 8,071. Favourite: Whoopsidaisy. Owner: Mr. Rehanullah Khan & Mrs. Shabana R. Khan. Trainer: Rehanullah Khan.

2. TIMELESS BEAUTY PLATE (1,800m), Cl. IV, rated 20 to 46: ADONIJAH (C. Umesh) 1, Smart N Noble (A. Imran Khan) 2, Flashing Honour (Bhawani) 3 and Safdar (Sandesh) 4. Nk, 1/2, 1-3/4. 1m 54.20s. ₹26 (w), 15 and 26 (p). SHP: 53, FP: 158, Q: 60, Tanala: 738 and 250. Favourite: Adonijah. Owners: Mr. & Mrs. Vijay B. Shirke, Mr. & Mrs. K.N. Dhunjibhoy rep. Five Stars Shipping Co. Pvt. Ltd. & Mr. Keki D. Mehta & Mr. Dara K. Mehta rep. Darashaw Bloodstock. Trainer: Vishal Gaikwad.

3. DR. K.VASUDEVAN TROPHY (1,600m), Cl. III, rated 40 to 66: GRAND ACCORD (A. Imran Khan) 1, Bunting (Sandesh) 2, Sawgrass (Santosh) 3 and Sumaaq (Merchant) 4. 1-3/4, 1-1/4, 1/2. 1m 39.94s. ₹26 (w), 11, 17 and 34 (p). SHP: 48, FP: 289, Q: 123, Tanala: 1,606 and 607. Favourite: Brabourne. Owners: Dr. M.A.M. Ramaswamy Chettiar of Chettinad Charitable Trust. Trainer: Karthik Ganapathy.

4. F.D.WADIA TROPHY (Gr.3) (1,400m), 3-y-o only: EXCELLENT (Neeraj) 1, Bernice (Trevor) 2, Adjudicate (C.S. Jodha) 3 and Barbaresco (Sandesh) 4. 3, Hd, 1-1/2. 1m 25.51s. ₹95 (w), 33 and 19 (p). SHP: 42, FP: 497, Q: 158, Tanala: 663 and 222. Favourite: Adjudicate. Owners: Mr. Cyrus S. Poonawalla, Mr. Adar C. Poonawalla & Mrs. Natasha A. Poonawalla rep. Villoo Poonawalla Racing & Breeding Pvt. Ltd. Trainer: Dallas Todywalla.

5. WAR COMMAND PLATE Div.II (1,400m), Cl. V, rated 4 to 30: QUESTIONABLE (Chouhan) 1, Gandalf (Nazil) 2, Highland Wind (Sandesh) 3 and Cristo Boss (Parmar) 4. 3-1/2, Snk, 3/4. 1m 26.93s. ₹21 (w), 17, 15 and 23 (p). SHP: 92, FP: 219, Q: 94, Tanala: 766 and 290. Favourite: Questionable. Owners: Mr. Jaydev M. Mody rep. J.M. Livestock Pvt. Ltd., Mrs. Rashmee A. Amersey rep. So Blest Trading Co. Pvt. Ltd., Mr. Rakesh R. Jhujhunwala & Ms. Vandana Beris Desai. Trainer: S. Waheed.

6. WAR COMMAND PLATE Div. I (1,400m), Cl. V, rated 4 to 30: LORRAINE (Chouhan) 1, True Grit (C.S. Jodha) 2, Golden Horde (Santosh) 3 and Brazos (D.A. Naik) 4. 2-1/4, 2-1/4, 1-3/4. 1m 27.07s. ₹27 (w), 16 16 and 56 (p). SHP: 46, FP: 88, Q: 57, Tanala: 2,390 and 1,243. Favourite: Lorraine. Owner: Mr. Jaydev M. Mody rep. J.M. Livestock Pvt. Ltd. Trainer: Mansoor Shah.

Jackpot: 70%: ₹5,959 (108 tkts); 30%: ₹598 (461 tkts). Treble: ₹1,149 (41 tkts).

Super Jackpot: 70%: ₹12,588 (5 tkts); 30%: ₹1,349 (20 tkts).

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