Miracle floors opposition in PBMM race


The Pesi Shroff-trained Miracle, ably ridden by P S Chouhan, posted a smashing victory in the grade 1, Poonawalla Breeders` Multi-Million (PBMM), the stellar attraction of the nine-race card that was framed at Mahalaxmi for Sunday. The winner raced in the silks of Mehernosh H Deboo, who owns it in partnership together with his spouse, Auzita. Miracle, the three-year-old daughter of Multidimensional out of Khalila, set a brand new report for the seven-furlong timing–stopping the clock at 1m: 23.16s. Miracle was bred by Ms Ameeta Mehra of Usha stud farm.
Fluent victory
The betting market pinned their hopes on cash on solely two juveniles, Ascoval (9-to-4 in opposition to) and Miracle (7-to-2 in opposition to), to ship them out as first and second favourites respectively. When the starter flagged them off, P Trevor astride the favorite Ascoval took a sensible bounce and led the way in which, and P S Chouhan settled Miracle about 5 lengths away in mid-bunch, and made his transfer solely after the sphere of 13 runners straightened as much as cope with the lengthy Mahalaxmi stretch.
Crossing the 300-meter marker, Ascoval got here underneath stress and his strides started to shorten, and simply then Chouhan urged Miracle and put her into the highest gear. Miracle responded immediately to her rider`s name, and lengthened her stride, stretching out like a leopard in chase of prey. 
Miracle galloped with such super pace, she made a sitting duck out of Ascoval close to the 200-meter marker, and sailed away for a formidable victory, placing three lengths between herself and runner up Allamanda (Neeraj Rawal up), who completed forward of Spinoza (Akshay Kumar up).
Juliette guidelines
In the opposite grade 1 occasion on the cardboard, the Darashaw Indian St Leger, the Karthik Ganapathy-trained Juliette pulverized her rivals to publish an authoritative victory over the journey of mile-and-three-quarters. Jockey A Sandesh saved Juliette an unconcerned second from final, however on a good rein, regularly shifting up as her important rival Parisian (P S Chouhan up) began bettering in the latter half of the journey. 
Once in the homestretch, Sandesh gave Juliette her head, and he or she devoured floor with every stride, whizzing previous Parisian and Wizard Of Stocks, making them look pedestrian as she ran away to win by seven-and-a-half lengths.
Doubles & troubles
Three professionals recorded a double every on the Sunday card. Trainer Pesi Shroff and jockey P S Chouhan returned winners with Miracle and Mandeville; jockey Sandesh rode two winners, Juliette and Menilly.
However, ace jockey P Trevor, who not often disappoints his followers once they pin their cash and hope on him, struggled to get going proper from his first mount on the cardboard, Lightning Bolt, who seemed like a winner till being shocked by Truly Epic (C S Jodha up) on the successful publish. Trevor ended the day and not using a single win. Ironically, 5 of his seven rides for the day have been well-liked choices–three of them piping sizzling, on-money favourites. However, in his defence, it should be stated that there was nothing incorrect together with his using; it was only a dangerous day on the workplace for the star jockey which he ought to be capable of put behind quickly.