However, a close finish cannot be ruled out as Amelia, the Pesi Shroff ward to be ridden by S Zervan who posted a fluent victory on debut over shorter trip, may be able to carry her speed effectively over the extra furlong.
Hachiko, from MK Jadhav's yard, attracts as the best betting proposition of the afternoon in the hands of A Sandesh, and is expected to post an easy victory in the Bangalore Turf Club Trophy, the supporting event of the card.
First race at 2.15 pm.
Lone Star Plate (Class V; 1000m)
Always Smile 1, Stylish Strokes 2, Aleutian Zone 3.
K M Munshi Trophy (Class II; 1000m)
Emerging Star 1, Hawk Of The Wind 2.
Osman Chotani Plate (Class V; 1600m)
Danse Debonaire 1, Snow Flake 2, Polynesia 3.
Wisdom Plate - Div II (For 4y, class IV; 1200m)
Sheer Romance 1, Stormyday 2, Valorozky 3.
K J K Irani Plate (Class IV; 1800m)
Zambezi 1, Oxbridge 2, Il Moran 3.
Bangalore Turf Club Ltd Trophy (Class I; 1400m)
Hachiko 1, Deja Vu 2, Vittoria 3.
Forbes India Million (For 3y; 1200m)
Dancing Prances 1, Amelia 2, Wentworth 3.
Wisdom Plate - Div I (For 4y, class IV; 1200m)
Que Sera Sera 1, Super Satin 2, Act Of War 3.
All Beauty Plate (For 5y&o, class III; 1400m)
Smooth Operator 1, Seven Seas 2, Zakynthos 3.
Best bet: Hachiko (6-4)
Good bet: Smooth Operator (9-8)
Chance bet: Dancing Prances (7-1)
Upset: Sound Of River (3-7)
Super jackpot poo: 4,5,6,7,8,9
Jackpot pool: I - 3,4,5,6,7; II - 5,6,7,8,9
Treble pool: I - 2,3,4; II - 6,7,8; III - 7,8,9
Tanala pool: All races