Horse Racing

Makahiki Wins Hochi Hai Yayoi Sho G2

March 6, 2016 Paul Welch

TOKYO (TR) – Makahiki and Christophe Lemaire beat favorite Leontes and Mirco Demuro by a neck in the 2,000-meter Hochi Hai Yayoi Sho G2 at Nakayama Racecourse on Sunday. Leontes, by King Kamehameha and Cesario, […]

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JRA Weekend Wrap: Jan. 30-31

February 1, 2016 Paul Welch

TOKYO (TR) – Dance Director and Suguru Hamanaka got the fast race they wanted to win the Silk Road Stakes in 1:07.9 on Sunday at Kyoto Racecourse. The 6-year-old son of Aldebaran covered the last three […]

Horse Racing

JRA weekend preview: Jan. 30-31

January 29, 2016 Paul Welch

TOKYO (TR) – While the Japan Racing Association is focused on two G3 sprints this weekend with the 1400-meter dirt Negishi Stakes at Tokyo Racecourse and the 1,200-meter turf Silk Road Stakes at Kyoto Racecourse, […]

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JRA weekend preview: Jan. 9-11

January 8, 2016 Paul Welch

TOKYO (TR) – The Japan Racing Association kicked off its 2016 racing year on Wednesday with two G3 turf events for 4-year-olds and up. Here are some highlights and a rundown of the action coming […]