Giant Star, Thomas Hardy, Sasakwa, Incredible Star, Gods Plan and Night Hunt excelled when the horses were exercised here on Saturday (Jan. 2).
Outer sand: 800m: Marshall (P. Sai Kumar), Proposed (M. Bhaskar) 1-0, 600/45. Latter finished well in front. Butterfly (rb) 1-2.5, 600/47.5. Easy. Desert Hawk (P. Sai Kumar) 57, 600/42. In fine trim. Heavenly Blue (Stephen Raj) 59, 600/43.5. Urged. Pretty Gal (M. Bhaskar) 57, 600/42.5. Worked well. La Nora (App), Tencendur (rb) 56.5, 600/42. Former urged and finished well in front. Lady Elise (K.V. Baskar), Decisive (Stephen Raj) 56, 600/42.5. They moved impressively. Nagada (M. Bhaskar) 1-3, 600/47. Wakanda (rb), Bright Light (Akbar) 58.5, 600/43.5. Former better. Alwaysastar (M. Bhaskar), Palace Music (P. Sai Kumar) 1-0, 600/45. Former moved better.
1000m: Kingston Heath (Kamigallu) 1-13, 800/58.5, 600/43.5. Unextended
Inner sand: 600m: Supreme Excelsior (rb), Battista (Rajendra Singh) 45. They were easy. Hebe (App) 46.5.
800m: Sasakwa (App) 55.5, 600/41. Pleased.
1000m: Night Hunt (P. Sai Kumar), Gods Plan (M. Bhaskar) 1-8.5, 800/55, 600/42. They maintains form. Fast Car (rb), Senora Bianca (Shahar Babu) 1-7, 800/53.5, 600/40.5. They are in fine nick. Thomas Hardy (Shahar Babu) 1-7, 800/54.5, 600/40. Retains form. Knight Envied (Iltaf Hussain), Emelda (Shahar Babu) 1-12.5, 800/58, 600/44. They moved well. Glorious Fire (App) 1-12.5, 800/57, 600/42.5. In fine shape.Glorious Asset (rb) 1-16, 800/1-1, 600/46. Easy. Megasthenes (M. Bhaskar) 1-8.5, 800/55, 600/ 41.5. Worked impressively. Incredible Star (M. Bhaskar) 1-7.5, 800/52.5, 600/38. A good display.
1200m: Giant Star (Yash), Cavallo Veloce (Shahar Babu) 1-21,5, 1000/1-8, 800/55, 600/41. Former caught the eye.
Gate practice —inner sand:
1000m: Rush More (Muzaffar) Bay Of Naples (B. Nikhil) 1-9. They took a good jump. Wild Passion (App), Grand Royal (Rajendra Singh) 1-4. They jumped out smartly, latter outpaced companion. Break The Silence (Azad Alam), Wind Symbol (App), Elegant Touch (A.M. Alam) 1-6.5. Wind Symbol missed the jump. Gallant Star (rb), Ganton (Kamigallu) 1-8. Latter jumped out well. Wonderful Era (Rajendra Singh), Indian Coral (App) 1-7. Latter who missed the jump, covered good grounds and finished well ahead. Royal Treasure (App), Rippling Waters (Rajendra Singh) Hallucinate (rb) 1-4.5. Royal Treasure was the pick. Magical Wish (rb), Sir Baffert (Farhan) 1-9.5. They jumped out well.