Augustus, Mable and Manyatta impressed when the horses were exercised here on Tuesday morning (Oct. 16).
600m: Sumo (Shammi), Queen (Chandrakant) 37.5. Former is in good shape and finished a distance ahead. Silver Birch (Pasha) 1200/600m 40. Easy. A chestnut gelding (Ace/Dancing Greens) (P.Naidu), Star Fire Lady (Pereira) 40. Former is a 2/y/o and they moved freely. Romantique (Hamir) 40. Easy. Sergeant Major (S.Sunil) 38. Moved well.
800m: Helen (Pasha) 57, 600/42. Easy. Sami (Kamlesh) 55, 600/41. Moved freely. Absolute Star (Neeraj) 55, 600/41.5. Slightly urged. Grand Dame (Akshay) 51.5, 600/38.5. Moved freely. Lake Paradise (Kamlesh) 50, 600/37.5. Responded well to the urgings. August Sunshine (D.K.Ashish), Turkana (rb) 53.5, 600/39.5. Former finished six lengths ahead. Walk Of Life (Kharadi) 53, 600/40. Moved well. Augustus (V.Jodha) 50, 600/37. Moved attractively. Monza (C.Rajendra), Flying Kiss (rb) 52, 600/39.5. Former finished three lengths ahead. Deep Purple (T.S.Jodha) 53, 600/39. Urged. National Ikon (Shelar), San Rafael (S.Sunil) 53, 600/38. They moved level freely. Arabian Fighter (B.Prakash) 54, 600/41. Moved fluently. Song Dynasty (rb), Sleuth (Kavraj) 51.5, 600/39. Former finished a distance ahead. Shahaab (Akshay) 54, 600/40. Moved well. 2/y/o Gold Necklace (rb) 54, 600/42. Moved freely. Check Her Out (Shelar) 51.5, 600/38. Moved well.
1,000m: Mable (D.K.Ashish), Indiscrete (Neeraj) 1-4, 800/50, 600/38. Former finished three lengths ahead. Manyatta (D.K.Ashish) 1-4, 800/49, 600/36.5. Moved attractively. Spearhead (J.Chinoy) 1-10, 800/54.5, 600/41 Moved freely.
1,200m: Snow Mountain (S.N.Chavan), Star Prince (Kavraj) 1-21, 1,000/17, 800/52.5, 600/40. Former was pushed and finished a distance ahead. Onassis (Zervan), Macchupicchu (B.Prakash) 1-25, 1,000/1-10, 600/41 They ended level.
Gate practice (Race track)
800m (2000-1200m): 2/y/o’s Raptor (Zameer), Invincible (S.Kamble), Gift Wrapped (N.Bhujbal), a dark bay filly (Mr. Mellon/Free To Fly) (Pereira) and Fabulous Florence (Trevor) 50.5. They jumped out well and Raptor who went to front was leading others by six lengths.
Second Gate practice (race track)
800m (2000-1200m): A chestnut gelding (Gaswar/Minetta) (Kamlesh), a bay gelding (Black Cash/Sand Pigeon) (S.Sunil), Tammy O (Shelar), a bay colt (Arabian Gulf/Star Shine) (Merchant), a bay colt (Royal Kingdom/Calorscence) (Rupesh) and a chestnut filly (Rebuttal/Flinstone) (S.Shinde) 51. First named was three lengths ahead. Second named was slowly off but covered good ground later on. They are 2/y/o’s.