SPORT

The Music Lover shines

BANGALORE: The Music Lover, Jersey Pride, Predominant and Confluence shone when the horses were exercised here on Saturday morning (Dec. 3).

Outer sand:

800m: Kilspindie (Appu) 59, 600/45. In fine shape. Ecuador (rb) 59.5, 600/45. Moved well. Imperial Ruler (rb), Hollywood Girl (Appu) 1-0, 600/46.5. Craigielaw (Appu) 1-0, 600/46.5. The Music Lover (rb) 55, 600/43. Impressed. Cartouche (Appu) 57, 600/44.5. Strode out well. Code Of Law (Qureshi) 59.5, 600/45. Retains form. Nalwa (rb) 58.5, 600/45.5. Note. Maharani (rb) 56.5, 600/44. Pleased. Elusive Adventure (rb) 57, 600/43. Moved fluently. Steelium (rb), a 2-y-o (Forest Fair-Mishiwaaka) (rb) 1-0.5, 600/47. Bold Faith (V. Patel), Ruben Star (D. Patel) 1-0.5, 600/47. They moved freely. Shaolin (Suraj) 58.5, 600/45. Moved with plenty in hand. Royal Scandal (Suraj) 1-0.5, 600/46. Moved on the bit.

1,000m: Bumper Prize (Shahbuddin) 1-14.5, 800/59, 600/46. Strode out well. Indian Ocean (Gnaneshwar), Kaliyug Raja (Harish) 1-14, 800/56, 600/44. Former finished four lengths in front.

1,200m: She's A Melody (Appu), This Is Music (rb) 1-28.5, 1,000/1-14.5, 800/59, 600/46.5. Former moved better and finished well in front. Rule The Fashion (Raja Rao), Khoka (C. Stefan) 1-31, 1,000/1-16, 800/1-0, 600/46. Former finished a length in front. Sleek And Lovely (Appu) 1-29, 1,000/1-14, 800/58.5, 600/46. Stretched out well. Jersey Pride (Appu), Step On The Gas (Ghous) 1-27.5, 1,000/1-11.5, 800/55.5, 600/44. Former finished about distance in front. Pat On The Back (rb), Pick Me Up (Amarpreet) 1-27.5, 1,000/1-13, 800/56.5, 600/44. They strode out well and finished together. Predominant (Guruprasad), Confluence (Harish) 1-29.5, 1,000/1-12, 800/56, 600/43.5. They impressed. Born Winner (rb), a 3-y-o (Tirol-Irish Mist) (rb) 1-29.5, 1,000/1-14.5, 800/58.5, 60/45.5. Former showed out.

1,400m: Polar Force (Shakti) 1-45, 1,200/1-29, 1,000/1-13, 800/57, 600/43.5. Moved impressively. Cold War (C. Stefan), Jango (Raja Rao) 1-41.5, (1,400-600) 54.5. Former impressed.

Mock race — Dec. 2:

1,200m: Slavic (Gnaneshwar), Power Of Gold (Vivek), Choice Is Blue (Shakti), Star Of Treasure (D. Patel), Blazing Fantasy (Md. Yasin), Sandalwood (A. Velu) and Alcindor (Jagadeesh) 1m 17.70s. Slavic impressed. Sandalwood was slowly off, while Alcindor planted at the gates.