Portia for Maharaja Of Morvi Trophy

Nov 20, 2012, 15:14 IST | Prakash Gosavi

The opening day's card (Sunday, Nov 18), which was called off on account of the death of Shiv Sena Supremo Balasaheb Thackeray, has been rescheduled for today.

The Maharaja Of Morvi Trophy is the prime event of the nine-race card, in which only three runners have accepted to run. Three-year-old filly Portia, trained by Pesi Shroff and to be ridden by S Zervan, is tipped to win the event from Maple Star & Blue Ace.

As the best betting proposition of the Tuesday afternoon I nominate Turf Lightning who should be able to post an easy victory in the Sir Charles Forbes Trophy, a six-furlong affair for class II horses.

First race at 1 pm.
Selections:

Season's Best Plate (Class V; 1400m)
Milano Green 1, Prince Arius 2, Quando Quando 3.

ORIS Trophy - Div II (Class IV; 1200m)
Princess Khatoum 1, Unknown Rebel 2, Afsoon 3.

Maharaja Of Morvi Trophy (For 3y; 1400m)
Portia 1.

Mathradas Goculdas Trophy (Class I; 1400m)
Cent Per Cent 1, Silver Birch 2.

Star Crowned Plate (For 2y, maidens; 1000m)
Brindaban 1, Fabulous Florence 2, Gerome 3.

Sir Charles Forbes Trophy (Class II; 1200m)
Turf Lightning 1, Rosalind 2, Deja Vu 3.

Race Of Hope Gold Cup (Class III; 1400m)
Gold Glamour 1, Quid Pro Quo 2, Step Up 3.

ORIS Trophy - Div I (Class IV; 1200m)
Home Factor 1, Hill Ranger 2, San Rafael 3.

Gateway Of India Plate (Class IV; 1600m)
Set Ablaze 1, Halle 2, Royal Quest 3.

Recommendations
Best bet: Turf Lightning (6-6)
Good bet: Gold Glamour (7-2)
Chance bet: Cent Per Cent (4-1)
Upset: By The Way (1-9)

Today's pools:
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: 1,2,4,5,6,7,8,9
 

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