'Wesson' wins a thriller

23 September 2019 12:00 AM
OUR TURF CORRESPONDENT
Calcutta: Vijay Singh-trained Smith And Wesson (Hindu Singh-up), a 5/1 shot, had a narrow measure of Multiglory (Mohit Singh) and the stable’s 9/4 fancied runner, Cold Frontier (Nikhil Naidu) in th...

Calcutta: Vijay Singh-trained Smith And Wesson (Hindu Singh-up), a 5/1 shot, had a narrow measure of Multiglory (Mohit Singh) and the stable’s 9/4 fancied runner, Cold Frontier (Nikhil Naidu) in the 2,000m Smart Ruler Cup, on Tuesday.
As a hot favourite, Smith And Wesson was drubbed by the stable’s 9/2 shot, Sniper, over a similar trip about a week ago, when ridden by Suraj Narredu.

RESULTS
1. Idaho Handicap 1,200m: (9-5-1) Modification (Rupal) 1, Midnight Magic 2, Montecasino 3. Not run: Hurricane Storm (6). Won by: Ns, 3; (1-16.14). Tote: Win Rs 84; Place: 20, 12, 14; Forecast: 320; Shp: 33; Thp: 64; Tanala: 632. Winner trained by Jasbir.
2. Great Scot Handicap 1,200m: (1-7-10) Dangal (Rupal) 1, Tiberon 2, Stelvio Pass 3. Won by: 1, 1/2; (1-14.57). Tote: Win Rs 81; Place: 25, 14, 15; Forecast: 490; Shp: 36; Thp: 41; Tanala: 3,485. Winner trained by Vikash.
3. Kiltoi Plate 1,100m: (1-5-8) Tia Queen (Sujit) 1, Whispering Grass 2, Itsamoocow 3. Not run: Davina Donatella (2). Won by: 1-3/4, 2-1/4; (1-8.63). Tote: Win Rs 18; Place: 12, 13, 10; Forecast: 41; Shp: 29; Thp: 34; Tanala: 65. Winner trained by Bharath.
4. Safari Handicap 1,400m: (8-6-3) Demonstrate (C. Alford) 1, Dil Mangey More 2, Glorious Leaps 3. Not run: Scorpion Queen (7). Won by: 3/4, 2; (1-28.87). Tote: Win Rs 28; Place: 12, 13, 14; Forecast: 96; Shp: 46; Thp: 56; Tanala: 213. Winner trained by Bath. 
5. Silver Dawn Handicap 1,600m: (8-3-6) Joss (Vikram) 1, Summerhill 2, Devotion 3.
Not run: Apna Time Aayega (4). Won by: 2-3/4, 1-3/4; (1-40.6). Tote: Win Rs 55; Place: 16, 10, 14; Forecast: 326; Shp: 50; Thp: 39; Tanala: 951. Winner trained by Raunak.
6. Smart Ruler Cup 2,000m: (5-2-4) Smith And Wesson (Hindu) 1, Multiglory 2, Cold Frontier 3. Won by: Lnk, 2; (2-12.7). Tote: Win Rs 37; Place: 24, 16; Forecast: 326; Shp: 38; Thp: 48; Tanala: 634. Winner trained by Vijay. 
7. Credit Squeeze Handicap 1,800m: (9-2-1) Beatrix (Sujit) 1, Elusive Wave 2, Avellino 3. Not run: Prince Of Heart (7). Won by: 1-1/2, Shd; (1-57.83). Tote: Win Rs 37; Place: 13, 15, 14; Forecast: 147; Shp: 40; Thp: 101; Tanala: 617. Winner trained by Shafiq.
Jackpot: Rs 11,703; (C) Rs 539.
Mini jackpot: Rs 4,799.
Treble: (i) Rs 681; (ii) Rs 905.

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