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Prospectus for the Extra Day, Calcutta Races, Cold Weather Season 2018-2019 scheduled to be held  on Wednesday, 27th March, 2019:

 

 CALCUTTA RACES SUMMER MEETING

EXTRA DAY

Wednesday, 27th March, 2019

 

THE  CAPTAIN COURAGEOUS CUP

 

For Horses Rated 61-86, Rated 41-66 eligible.                                           

Distance – (About) 1600 Metres.                                                                  

 

THE FLEET INDIAN  HANDICAP

 

For Horses Rated 41-66, Rated 21-46 eligible.

Distance – (About) 1400 Metres.                                                                   

 

THE AVAGLOW  HANDICAP

 

For Horses Rated 21-46, Rated 1-26 eligible.                                             

Distance – (About) 1600 Metres.                                                                  

 

THE ANZELLO HANDICAP

 

For Horses Rated  21-46, Rated 1-26 eligible.                                            

Distance – (About) 1100 Metres.                                                                  

 

THE SADDLE UP HANDICAP

 

For Horses Rated 1-26.                                                                                   

Distance – (About) 1600 Metres.          

 

THE SCARLET PRINCE HANDICAP

 

For Horses Rated 1-26.                                                                                   

Distance – (About) 1200 Metres.                                                               

 

THE ADVISOR  PLATE

 

For Maiden Horses 3 years old only.

 

Weights - Indian Colts & Geldings 55 Kgs., Indian Fillies -53.5 kgs., English Colts & Geldings 60.5 Kgs., English Fillies 59 Kgs.

Distance – (About) 1400 Metres.                                                                  

 

Entries close at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, 22nd  March, 2019.

Handicaps will be published at 6.30 p.m. on Saturday 23rd March, 2019.

Final forfeits will fall due at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday 24th  March, 2019.

Declaration boxes will be opened at 10:30 a.m. on Monday 25th  March, 2019.

 

Handicapper
12/03/2019

 

The Stewards, Royal Calcutta Turf Club, in exercise of their powers under the RCTC Rules of Racing have decided to frame one Extra Race Day to be held on Wednesday, 27th March, 2019.


VP – Racing
12.03.2019

Prospectus for the Extra Day, Calcutta Races, Cold Weather Season 2018-2019 scheduled to be held  on Wednesday, 13th March, 2019:

 CALCUTTA RACES SUMMER MEETING

EXTRA DAY

Wednesday, 13th March, 2019

 

THE  MIDNIGHT COWBOY CUP

 

For Horses  Rated 81 & above, Rated 61 - 86 eligible.                            

Distance – (About) 1400 Metres.                                                                  

 

THE  MING DYNASTY HANDICAP

 

For Horses   Rated 61-86, Rated 41-66 eligible.                                         

Distance – (About) 1400 Metres.                                                                  

 

THE ROMANTIC DANCER  HANDICAP

 

For Horses Rated 41-66, Rated 21-46 eligible, which have run at Kolkata having completed the course since 4th   November, 2018 and have not won a race at any centre since that date.                                                        

Distance – (About) 1400 Metres.                                                                   

 

THE ASTOUNDING  HANDICAP

 

For Horses   Rated 21-46, Rated 1-26 eligible.                                           

Distance – (About) 1600 Metres.                                                                  

 

THE SUN LION HANDICAP

 

For Horses   Rated 21-46, Rated 1-26 eligible.                                           

Distance – (About) 1200 Metres.                                                                  

 

THE ROBIN HOOD HANDICAP

 

For Horses   Rated 1-26.                                                                                 

Distance – (About) 1600 Metres.                                                                  

 

THE TUG OF WAR PLATE

 

For Horses 3 years old only.

 

Weights - Indian Colts & Geldings 52 Kgs., Indian Fillies -50.5 kgs., English Colts & Geldings 57.5 Kgs., English Fillies 56 Kgs.

Penalties - A Winner of a race to carry 4 Kgs. extra, or of two races to carry 6 Kgs. extra, or of three or more races to carry 8 Kgs. extra.

Note - After acceptances if the top weighted acceptor is below 57 kgs., it shall be raised to 57 kgs. and the weights of all acceptors shall be raised relatively.

Distance – (About) 1100 Metres.                                                                  

 

Entries close at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday 7th March, 2019.

Handicaps will be published at 6.30 p.m. on Saturday 9th March, 2019.

Final forfeits will fall due at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday 10th  March, 2019.

 

Declaration boxes will be opened at 10:30 a.m. on Monday 11th  March, 2019.

 

Consequently the following change has been made in the Prospectus for The Calcutta Races, Cold Weather Season 2018-2019:

Calcutta Races Summer Meeting
Fourth Day
Saturday, 16th March, 2019

 

Entries will now close at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday, 10th March, 2019.

Handicaps will be published at 5:30 p.m. on. Sunday, 10th March, 2019.

Final forfeits will now fall due at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, 12th March, 2019.

Declaration boxes will now be opened at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, 14th March, 2019.

 

 

Handicapper
05/03/2019

 

The Stewards, Royal Calcutta Turf Club, in exercise of their powers 
under the RCTC Rules of Racing have decided to frame one Extra Race 
Day to be held on Wednesday, 13th March, 2019.


VP – Racing
05.03.2019


Due to the prevailing inclement weather conditions, the Stewards of 
the Royal Calcutta Turf Club, in exercise of their powers under the 
RCTC Rules of Racing, have decided to cancel the Calcutta races 
scheduled to be held on Wednesday, 6th March, 2019.

However, please note that The Calcutta St. Leger has been further 
postponed to  Saturday, 9th March, 2019.


Robin Corner
VP – Racing

05.03.2019
 

 

ERRATA

All are hereby informed that the Weights for the below mentioned races will now be read as under and not as erroneously published in the Prospectus for the Calcutta Cold Weather Season 2018-2019 :-

 

CALCUTTA RACES, SUMMER MEETING

THIRD DAY

Saturday, 9th March, 2019

 

THE CLASSIC SKY CUP

 

Weights – Indian Colts & Geldings 55 kgs., Indian Fillies 53.5 kgs.

                  English Colts & Geldings 60.5 kgs., English Fillies 59 kgs.

 

CALCUTTA RACES, SUMMER MEETING

SIXTH DAY

Saturday, 30th March, 2019

 

THE KINKAJOU PLATE

 

Weights – Indian Colts & Geldings 55 kgs., Indian Fillies 53.5 kgs.

                  English Colts & Geldings 60.5 kgs., English Fillies 59 kgs.

 

 

Handicapper

03.03.2019


Due to the prevailing inclement weather conditions, the Stewards of 
the Royal Calcutta Turf Club, in exercise of their powers under the 
RCTC Rules of Racing, have decided to cancel the Calcutta races 
scheduled to be held on Thursday, 28th February, 2019.

However, please note that The Calcutta St. Leger has been postponed to 
  Wednesday, 6th March, 2019.



Robin Corner
VP – Racing

26.2.2019

 

All are hereby informed that following changes have been made in the Prospectus for the Calcutta Cold Weather Season 2018-19 :-

CALCUTTA RACES SPRING MEETING

FOURTH DAY,

Saturday, 23rd February, 2019

  1. THE INDIAN AIR FORCE CUP has been renamed as THE MISTY MELODY HANDICAP.

             For Horses Rated 61-86, Rated 41-66 eligible – Distance (About) 1600 Metres.

  1. THE EASTERN AIR COMMAND CUP has been renamed as THE BENGAL AREA CUP.

            A Cup value Rs. 20,000 presented by the Royal Calcutta Turf Club.

             For Horses Rated 41-66, Rated 21-46 eligible – Distance (About) 1200 Metres.

 

CALCUTTA RACES, SUMMER MEETING

FIRST DAY

Thursday, 28th February, 2019

Entries close at 10.30 A.M. on Sunday, 24th February, 2019.

Handicaps will be published at 5.00 P.M. on Sunday, 24th February, 2019.

Final forfeits will fall due at 10.30 A.M. on Monday, 25th February, 2019.

Declaration boxes will be opened at 10.30 A.M. on Tuesday, 26th February, 2019.

 

CALCUTTA RACES, SUMMER MEETING

THIRD DAY

Saturday, 9th March, 2019

 

  1. THE MICA EMPRESS HANDICAP has been renamed as THE INDIAN AIR FORCE CUP

             A Cup presented by the Chief of Air Staff.

             A replica of the Cup value Rs. 25,000/- presented by the Royal Calcutta Turf Club.

             For Horses Rated 61-86, Rated 41-66 eligible – Distance (About) 1600 Metres.

 

  1. THE SCARLET PRINCE HANDICAP has been renamed as THE EASTERN AIR COMMAND CUP.

             A Cup presented by the Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Eastern Air Command.

             For Horses Rated 41-66, Rated 21-46 eligible – Distance (About) 1600 Metres.

 

Entries close at 10.30 A.M. on Monday, 4th March, 2019.

Handicaps will be published at 5.00 P.M. on Monday, 4th March, 2019.

Final forfeits will fall due at 10.30 A.M. on Tuesday, 5th March, 2019.

Declaration boxes will be opened at 10.30 A.M. on Thursday, 7th March, 2019.

CALCUTTA RACES, SUMMER MEETING

FOURTH DAY

Saturday, 16th March, 2019

 

Entries close at 10.30 A.M. on Tuesday, 12th March, 2019.

Handicaps will be published at 5.00 P.M. on Tuesday, 12th March, 2019.

Final forfeits will fall due at 10.30 A.M. on Wednesday, 13th March, 2019.

Declaration boxes will be opened at 10.30 A.M. on Thursday, 14th March, 2019.

CALCUTTA RACES, SUMMER MEETING

FIFTH DAY

Saturday, 23rd  March, 2019

Entries close at 10.30 A.M. on Tuesday, 19th March, 2019.

Handicaps will be published at 5.00 P.M. on Tuesday, 19th March, 2019.

Final forfeits will fall due at 10.30 A.M. on Wednesday, 20th March, 2019.

Declaration boxes will be opened at 10.00 A.M. on Thursday, 21st  March, 2019.

 

 

Handicapper

15.02.2019

 

Consequent to b m 7 SHANAYAA’S PET being reported lame by the Veterinary Officer, its rating has now been revised at 25.

 

Handicapper

08/02/2019

NOTICE

The Stewards, Royal Calcutta Turf Club, in exercise of their powers under the RCTC Rules of Racing, have decided to make following changes in the Prospectus for the Calcutta Cold Weather Season 2018-2019 :-

  1. To advance the First Day of the Calcutta Summer Meeting from Friday, 1st March, 2019 to Thursday, 28th February, 2019.
  1. To advance the Third Day of the Calcutta Summer meeting from Wednesday, 13th  March, 2019 to Saturday, 9th March, 2019.
  1. To advance the Fourth Day of the Calcutta Summer Meeting from Tuesday, 19th March, 2019 to Saturday, 16th March, 2019.
  1. To advance the Fifth Day of the Calcutta Summer Meeting from Wednesday, 27th March, 2019 to Saturday, 23rd March, 2019.

 

VP – Racing

22.01.2019

 

 

All concerned kindly note the under mentioned changes:

 

Calcutta Races Winter Meeting
Fifth Day
Wednesday, 23rd January, 2019

Entries will now close at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, 17th January, 2019.

Handicaps will be published at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, 18th January, 2019.

Final forfeits will now fall due at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday, 20th January, 2019.

Declaration boxes will now be opened at 10:30 a.m. on Monday 21st January, 2019.


Calcutta Races Winter Meeting
Sixth Day
Tuesday, 29th January, 2019

The Bountiful Treasure Handicap – Should read as for Horses Rated 41 - 66, rated 21 - 46 eligible.

Distance – (About) 1100 Metres.

 

Handicapper
14/01/2019

 

All are hereby informed that the entries for the Calcutta Races 
scheduled to be held on Friday, 18th January, 2019 will close at 10.30 
A.M. on Monday, 14th January, 2019.


Handicapper

10.1.2019

 

NOTICE

Please note that the following changes have been made in the Prospectus for the Calcutta Cold Weather Season 2018-2019 :-

CALCUTTA RACES, CHRISTMAS MEETING

FOURTH DAY

Saturday, 22nd December, 2018

THE HORENDRO KRISTO DUTT MEMORIAL CUP has been re-named as THE POLICE COMMISSIONER’S CUP.

A Cup Value Rs. 25,000 and Rs. 4,54,000 sponsored by M/s Diamond Beverages Pvt. Ltd.

For Horses Rated 61-86, Rated 41-66 eligible. 

Distance – (About) 1400 Metres.

 

THE SANS PAREIL HANDICAP has been re-named as THE KOLKATA MOUNTED POLICE CUP.

For Horses Rated 41-66, Rated 21-46 eligible. 

Distance – (About) 1400 Metres.

 

THE TIGER LILY HANDICAP has been re-named as THE POLICE MARTYR’S CUP.

For Horses Rated 21-46, Rated 1-26 eligible. 

Distance – (About) 1600 Metres.

CALCUTTA RACES, WINTER MEETING

FOURTH DAY

Friday, 18th January, 2019

THE POLICE COMMISSIONER’S CUP has been re-named as THE HORENDRO KRISTO DUTT MEMORIAL CUP.

A Cup value Rs. 25,000 presented by Mr. J K Dutt.

For Horses Rated 61-86, Rated 41-66 eligible.

Distance – (About) 1600 Metres.

 

VP – Racing

13.12.2018

 

 

ADVANCE CALENDAR NOTIFICATION

NOTICE TO ALL OWNERS/TRAINERS/ CLUB VETERINARIANS

 

CHANGE OF CLASS FOR DRUGS INCLUDING TRADE NAME AND

INCLUSION OF NEW DRUGS NAMES

 

The Stewards of the Royal Calcutta Turf Club at their meeting held on 16th November, 2018

have approved the following changes to the Racing Calendar pertaining to the existing Medication

Rules under the RCTC Rules of Racing as per Uniform classification Guidelines for Foreign

Substances January 2018.

 

S.No      Drug Name                         Existing Class      Changed to Class

1.            Chlorpromazine                             2                              1

2.            Darbepoetin                                    2                              1

3.            Erythropoietin (EPO)                      2                              1

4.            Snake Venoms                               2                              1

5.            Alprenolol                                        3                              2

6.            Amyl Nitrite                                      3                              2             

7.            Butacaine                                        4                              2             

8.            Capsaicin                                        4                              2             

9.            Cinchocaine                                    4                              2             

10.          Clibucaine                                       4                              2             

11.          Clormecaine                                   4                              2             

12.          Dibucaine                                        4                              2             

13.          Ergoloid Mesylates         

                (dihydroergocornine mesylate,

                dihydroergocristine mesylate, and

                dihydroergocryptine mesylate)    3                            2

14.          Ethoheptazine                                 4                            2

15.          Hexylcaine                                       4                            2

16.          Naepaine                                         4                              2

17.          Nitroglycerine                                  3                              2

18.          Cyclizine                                           4                              3

19.          Cyproheptadine                              4                              3

20.          Diazepam                                        2                              3

21.          Brompheniramine                          4                              3

22.          Loperamide                                     2                              3

23.          Methapyrilene                                  4                              3

24.          Methdilazine                                     4                              3

25.          Midazolam                                        2                              3

26.          Cilostazol                                          5                              4

27.          Glycopyrrolate                                   3                              4

28.          Methsuximide                                   3                              4

29.          N-Butylscopalamine                       3                              4

30.          Piroxicam                                          3                              4

31.          Zeranol                                              3                              4

32.          Olsalazine                                         4                              5

 

2

 

INCLUSION OF NEW DRUGS

 

S.No      Drug Name                                         Class          Trade Name

1.            Ethylphenidate                                   1         

2.            Meldonium                                          1          Mildronate, etc

3.            Miltragynine                                         1          Kratom

4.            Atipamazole                                        2         

5.            Eszopiclone                                        2         

6.            Metformin                                            2         

7.            Pimobendan                                      2         

8.            TC02                                                    3             

 

The above changes will come into force with immediate effect.

 

Vice President – Racing

 

21.11.2018


 

N O T I C E

POSTPONEMENT OF RACE DAY

The Stewards, Royal Calcutta Turf Club, in exercise of their powers under the RCTC Rules of Racing have decided to postpone the Sixteenth Day of the Calcutta Monsoon Meeting from Saturday, 6th October, 2018 to Sunday, 7th October, 2018

 

Vice President – Racing

20.9.2018

 

 

PROSPECTUS FOR THE CALCUTTA RACES, MONSOON  MEETING, EXTRA DAY SCHEDULED TO BE HELD  ON TUESDAY, 11TH SEPTEMBER, 2018:

CALCUTTA RACES MONSOON MEETING

EXTRA DAY

TUESDAY, 11TH SEPTEMBER, 2018

 

THE  TIME MACHINE CUP

 

A CUP VALUE RS.25,000 PRESENTED BY THE ROYAL CALCUTTA TURF CLUB.

FOR HORSES RATED 81 & ABOVE, RATED 61 - 86 ELIGIBLE.                             

DISTANCE – (ABOUT) 1200 METRES.                                                                                       

 

THE  VIBRANT HANDICAP

 

FOR HORSES RATED 61-86, RATED 41-66 ELIGIBLE.                                                            

DISTANCE – (ABOUT) 1200 METRES.                                                                                       

 

THE FAIRY HEIGHTS HANDICAP

 

FOR HORSES RATED 41-66, RATED 21-46 ELIGIBLE.                                                            

DISTANCE – (ABOUT) 1400 METRES.                                                                                       

               

THE WHIPLASH HANDICAP

 

FOR HORSES RATED 21-46, RATED 1-26 ELIGIBLE.                                                              

DISTANCE – (ABOUT) 2000 METRES.                                                                                       

 

THE SELECT HANDICAP

 

FOR HORSES RATED 21-46, RATED 1-26 ELIGIBLE.                                                              

DISTANCE – (ABOUT) 1100 METRES.                                                                                       

 

THE BOLD DISPLAY HANDICAP

 

FOR HORSES RATED 1-26.                                                                                                            

DISTANCE – (ABOUT) 1400 METRES.                                                                                       

 

THE LA GITANA  PLATE

 

FOR MAIDEN HORSES 3 YEARS OLD ONLY RATED 1-26.

 

DISTANCE – (ABOUT) 1400 METRES.

 

 

ENTRIES CLOSE AT 10:30 A.M. ON FRIDAY 7TH SEPTEMBER, 2018.

HANDICAPS WILL BE PUBLISHED AT 5.30 P.M. ON FRIDAY 7TH SEPTEMBER, 2018.

FINAL FORFEITS WILL FALL DUE AT 10:30 A.M. ON SUNDAY 9TH  SEPTEMBER, 2018.

 

DECLARATION BOXES WILL BE OPENED AT 1:00 P.M. ON SUNDAY 9TH  SEPTEMBER, 2018.

 

CONSEQUENTLY THE FOLLOWING CHANGES HAVE BEEN MADE IN THE PROSPECTUS FOR THE CALCUTTA RACES, MONSOON  MEETING:

 

CALCUTTA RACES MONSOON MEETING

TWELFTH DAY

SATURDAY, 15TH SEPTEMBER, 2018

 

ENTRIES WILL NOW CLOSE AT 10:30 A.M. ON WEDNESDAY, 12TH SEPTEMBER, 2018.

HANDICAPS WILL BE PUBLISHED AT 5:30 P.M. ON WEDNESDAY, 12TH SEPTEMBER, 2018.

FINAL FORFEITS WILL NOW FALL DUE AT 10:30 A.M. ON THURSDAY, 13TH SEPTEMBER, 2018.

DECLARATION BOXES WILL NOW BE OPENED AT 2:00 P.M. ON THURSDAY, 13TH SEPTEMBER, 2018.

 

HANDICAPPER

06/09/2018

 

EXTRA RACE DAY

THE STEWARDS, ROYAL CALCUTTA TURF CLUB, IN EXERCISE OF THEIR POWERS 
UNDER THE RCTC RULES OF RACING HAVE DECIDED TO FRAME AN EXTRA RACE DAY 
ON TUESDAY, 11TH SEPTEMBER, 2018.


VICE PRESIDENT – RACING

6.9.2018

 

DUE TO HEAVY DOWN POUR, THE STEWARDS OF THE ROYAL CALCUTTA TURF 
CLUB, HAVE DECIDED TO CANCEL THE CALCUTTA RACES SCHEDULED TO BE HELD 
TODAY I.E., 4TH SEPTEMBER, 2018.

 

SR. STIPENDIARY STEWARD

 04.09.2018

 

ERRATA

ALL CONCERNED KINDLY NOTE THAT RATINGS IN RESPECT OF THE FOLLOWING TWO HORSES WHICH WERE ERRONEOUSLY
PUBLISHED IN THE REVISED RATING DATED 23RD  AUGUST, 2018 HAVE BEEN AMENDED AS UNDER :

SHAFER               19
DAY FLOWER      37



HANDICAPPER
23/08/2018

 

            PROSPECTUS OF THE CALCUTTA RACES

MONSOON MEETING

 

THIRD DAY

TUESDAY, 17TH JULY, 2018

 

THE AMAZING  HANDICAP

 

FOR HORSES  RATED 61-86, RATED 41-66 ELIGIBLE.

DISTANCE – (ABOUT) 1200 METRES.

 

THE SIR AALI  HANDICAP

 

FOR HORSES RATED 41-66, RATED 21-46 ELIGIBLE.

DISTANCE – (ABOUT) 1100 METRES.

 

THE RAGHUVANSH CUP

 

A CUP VALUE RS. 20,000 PRESENTED BY THE ROYAL CALCUTTA TURF CLUB.

FOR HORSES RATED 21-46, RATED 1-26 ELIGIBLE.

DISTANCE – (ABOUT) 1200 METRES.

 

THE ARAPAHOE HANDICAP

 

FOR HORSES RATED 21-46, RATED 1-26 ELIGIBLE.                               

DISTANCE – (ABOUT) 1400 METRES.                                           

 

THE REPLICATE HANDICAP

 

FOR HORSES  RATED 1-26.                                                                    

DISTANCE – (ABOUT) 1600 METRES.                                           

 

THE AVAGLOW  HANDICAP

 

FOR HORSES  RATED 1-26.                                                                    

DISTANCE – (ABOUT) 1100 METRES.                                           

 

THE DOMINATE PLATE

 

FOR MAIDEN HORSES 3 YEARS OLD ONLY RATED 1-26.

 

DISTANCE – (ABOUT) 1100 METRES.

 

ENTRIES CLOSE AT 10:30 A.M. ON THURSDAY 12TH JULY, 2018.

HANDICAPS WILL BE PUBLISHED AT 5:30 P.M. ON THURSDAY 12TH  JULY, 2018.

FINAL FORFEITS WILL FALL DUE AT 10:30 A.M. ON SATURDAY 14TH   JULY, 2018.

 

DECLARATION BOXES WILL BE OPENED AT 10:30 A.M. ON SUNDAY 15 TH  JULY, 2018.

 

HANDICAPPER

 

JULY 11,2018

 

 

ENTRIES FOR THE FOLLOWING SWEEPSTAKES RACES WILL CLOSE AT 10.30 A.M. ON FRIDAY 13TH JULY, 2018:

 

RACE NAME                                        RACE DATE

THE BAQLAVA  CUP                        - 24TH JULY, 2018

THE CALCUTTA MONSOON SPRINT    - 21ST AUGUST, 2018

THE CALCUTTA JUVENILE SPRINT     - 21ST AUGUST, 2018

THE ALTERNATOR CUP                    - 15TH SEPTEMBER, 2018

THE STEWARDS’ CUP                     - 18TH SEPTEMBER, 2018

THE MONSOON CUP                      - 13TH OCTOBER, 2018

 

HANDICAPPER

4TH JULY,2018

 

PROSPECTUS OF THE CALCUTTA RACES
MONSOON MEETING

FIRST DAY

TUESDAY, 3RD JULY, 2018

 

 

THE AERONA CUP

A CUP VALUE RS.25,000 PRESENTED BY THE ROYAL CALCUTTA TURF CLUB.

 

FOR HORSES  RATED 61-86, RATED 41-66