JAPAN: Flying Titleholer has the Arc in his sights
James Butler
The Takarazuka Kinen result reignited Japan’s Arc ambition with his owner’s intention to travel for the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe with his stable star
JAPAN: Songline secures first Group 1 victory
A Japanese Group 1 and some German classic trials took place last weekend
JAPAN: Do Deuce claims a vintage Tokyo Yushun
Crowds returned to the classic with over 60,000 in attendance to see a legendary jockey triumph again
JAPAN: Super show by Stars On Earth
it looks as though there is another filly tip top Japanese filly who can continue the trend of outstanding female performers
JAPAN: Sodashi back to her brilliant best
The hugely popular white filly showed a turn-of-foot that had been absent in her last two starts
JAPAN: Titleholder goes wire-to-wire in Tenno Sho
The four-year-old colt was never in danger in a seven-length success
JAPAN: Geoglyph gets the Guineas glory
His sire Drefong was the leading freshman sire in Japan in 2021 but was a champion sprinter in the US raising questions on his stamina for the Derby
JAPAN: Stars shines in last gasp success
The Japanese 1000 Guineas resulted in a bunch finish with the granddaughter of Stacelita grabbing the glory
JAPAN: Naran Huleg gains shock Group 1
Japan’s Group 1 Takamatsunomiya Kinen sprint turned up a bit of a shock last weekend.
JAPAN: Cafe Pharoah impresses in repeat success
'Cafe Pharoah’s start wasn’t that sharp but he recovered well,' Yuichi Fukunaga
25 February 2022 International Racing