"In The Spotlight" claims Deccan Derby (Grade I) 2011

Updated: Oct 02, 2011, 18:52 PM IST

Hyderabad: Favourite three-year-old "In The Spotlight" trained by Padmanabhan well-ridden by L Stephane claimed The Deccan Derby (Grade I) 2011 of 2000 Metres, the main event on the 22nd day of the Hyderabad Monsoon Meetig held on Sunday.

The winner was owned by Capt Jamshed J Appoo.

Five-year-old Alberton Star (A Imran K Jockey up) well train given by Prasad R clinched The Major General Nawab Khusru Jung Bahadur Memorial Cup of 1200 Metres for Category-I horses, the side attraction of the day.

Only trainer A Vatsalya scored a double while three favourites and one is jointly obliged in a card of eight events.

PTI