Moonlight Romance shone when the horses were exercised here on Monday morning (March 8).
600m: Su Chaliyo (Pradeep), Hurricane Heart (Roushan) 37. They were urged and ended level.
800m: Tara (C.S.Jodha) 49, 600/36.5. Urged. River Tern (V.Jodha) 51, 600/38. Moved well. Cavalry Man (rb), Enticement (C.S.Jodha) 51.5, 600/38. Former finished three lengths ahead
1000m: Go Guzzi Go (R.Pandey), Orion Star (D.S.Rathore) 1-8.5, 800/53, 600/39.5. They finished level freely. Billo Rani (D.K.Ashish) 1-8.5, 600/42. Moved well. Moonlight Romance (Jethu) 1-5, 600/38. Moved attractively. Legionnaire (rb) 1-9.5, 600/41. Moved freely. Star Prince (Jethu), Highland Glory (Dashrath) 1-4, 600/37.5. They moved neck and neck freely. Ibis (V.Jodha) 1-5, 600/38.5. Urged. Ocean Warrior (D.K.Ashish) 1-10, 600/42.5. Moved well.
1200m: Staristocracy (Kharadi) 1-19.5, 600/40. Pressed. Solar Angel (Rupesh) 1-20.5, 600/41. Moved fluently.
1400m: Always (Rupesh) 1-36.5, 600/44. Moved freely.
600m: Refuse To Bend (rb) 39.5. Moved freely.
1400m: Ashwa Parvez (C.S.Jodha), Rococo (Jethu) 1-37, 600/41. They moved level freely.
800m: Diplomatic License (rb) 52, 600/35. Easy.
1000m: Strong Foundation (Shelar) 1-3, 600/37. Moved well. Mischevious Trot (M.Narredu) 1-3.5, 600/36. Moved fluently. Star Builder (Kaustubh), Sea Of Grace (Ranjane) 1-3, 600/37.5. Former moved well and finished four lengths ahead. Victoress (Kamble), Golden Orra (Nadeem) 1-5, 600/37. Former better. A bay gelding (San Francisco–Boreal) (Ranjane), Amora (V.Jodha) 1-5, 600/37. Both moved level freely.
Gate practice: inner sand:
1000m: Patek Philippe (rb), Cogito Ergo Sum (Neeraj) 1-3.5, 600/37.5. Former finished well clear. Latter was not urged. Loyal Tycoon (Kamble), Stardom (Shelar) 1-8, 600/40. They jumped out well and finished level. Hannah Montana (D.S.Rathore), Avon Creek (Neeraj) and Freny (Pradeep) 1-6, 600/39. First and second were level and finished well clear.
Mock race noted on March 7: race track:
1200m: Zenyatta (Kharadi), Banana Boy (Pradeep), Cougar (Ranjane) and Ucandoit (V.Jodha) 1-17, 600/39.5. 3, 3, Dist. Zenyatta won the race by three lengths.
Noted on March 7: Inner sand:
800m: Rain Forest (rb) 50.5, 600/38.5. Moved well. Midday Lady (M.Narredu), Michelle Marieci (rb) 51.5, 600/38. They moved level freely.
1000m: Star Blaze (Pradeep) 1-5.5, 600/39.5. Urged. Tintoretto (Kharadi), Dante Rosseti (M.Narredu) 1-5, 600/38. They moved neck and neck freely. Star Alliance (Ruzaan) 1-7.5, 600/40. Moved well. Final Attack (Merchant) 1-3, 600/38. Pushed. Gimme Hope (Pradeep) 1-9, 600/42. Moved freely.
1200m: Brutus (rb) 1-20, 800/52, 600/39. Moved attractively. Moon Star (rb), Star Empire (Jethu) 1-20, 600/38.5. Both moved level freely.