Mrs. Dagmar Woehrl loved a memorable debut as an proprietor, successful three out of 4 races, on the RTC #Visitsrilanka Raceday on January fifteenth on the Racecourse in Nuwara Eliya. Failing brief comprehensively solely to agency favorite, Mauritania in the principle occasion, the Class I race for the Hill Rise Nuwara Eliya Trophy, Mrs. Woehrl claimed the remaining three races to finish a dream debut on the picturesque racecourse.
Mauritania made a start-to-finish run to say the 1400 metre race, giving Edwards Stables their solely win, with jockey L. Ravi Kumar up. Mrs. Woehrl’s Royal Crystal, with jockey P. Dinesh up, closed in midway via, however Mauritania was a tough contender to beat.
The primary race of the day, the Class II race for the Thambili Home Galle Fort Trophy, was claimed by Legendary Princess, ridden by jockey S. Niranjan. Santos, owned by Edwards Stables and ridden by jockey P. Dinesh, completed in shut second.
Jockey L. Ravi Kumar claimed his second win of the day, additionally giving Mrs. Woehrl her second win, when Crack of Daybreak made an exciting run to personal the Sandals Balapitiya Trophy. Godsword owned by Mr. S.N. Harish and ridden by jockey P. Dinesh, nearly claimed the win of the Class IV race with a distance of 1070 metres, however Crack of Daybreak held on to finish a deserving win.
Mystic Flame, ridden by jockey P. Dinesh, accomplished Mrs. Woehrl’s hat-trick, successful the Hermitage Kandy Trophy, a Class IV race with a distance of 1400 metres. Cosmic Feeling, owned by S.L.N. Infrastructures and ridden by jockey L. Ravi Kumar, completed in shut second.
The raceday, sponsored by Edwards Assortment Luxurious Boutique Villas, was nicely attended with the day being a Sunday and the Thai Pongal vacation. The RTC #Visitsrilanka Raceday was the inaugural occasion of the RTC #Visitsrilanka Horseracing Season 2023, which consist of 5 racedays