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Sat,25 Mar
Hanshin11R
22h until start
MAINICHI HAI
G3
T1800m
1 Satono Arthur 1.3
5 Trust 8.7
4 Clear the Track 12.4
106
Sat,25 Mar
Nakayama11R
22h until start
NIKKEI SHO
G2
T2500m
12 Gold Actor 1.6
6 Dee Majesty 6.4
13 Sciacchetra 8.7
117
Sun,26 Mar
Nakayama11R
1d until start
MARCH STAKES
G3
D1800m
11 Cosmo Canadian 2.4
14 Asukano Roman 4.8
15 Dia del Rey 8.0
30
Sun,26 Mar
Chukyo11R
1d until start
TAKAMATSUNOMIYAKINEN
G1
T1200m
7 Red Falx 2.7
12 Melagrana 3.7
2 Fiero 8.1
61

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Chukyo1R
16h until start
3yoMaiden
D1400m 
1 Suzuka Smart 2.0
5 Ti Adoro 3.8
71
Hanshin1R
16h until start
3yoMaiden
D1800m 
9 Tagano Anid 2.4
5 Kotono Allure 4.1
56
Nakayama1R
17h until start
3yoMaiden
D1800m 
6 Popup Star 2.7
15 King First 5.3
62

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Racing News

The year’s first Grade I race over turf - the Takamatsunomiya Kinen -- is hosted by Nagoya’s Chukyo Racecourse this coming Sunday, March 26.

The Takamatsunomiya Kinen, a race first designed in 1971 by Prince Takamatsu and run under the name the Takamatsunomiya Hai, received its current name in 1998, was designated an international race in 2001, and saw its first two foreign-based participants two years later. The current version of the race, which includes the latest renovations to the Chukyo course, dates to 2012.
Long a fan favorite, with its fast pace and stars such as Lord Kanaloa, Curren Chan and Kinshasa no Kiseki, this year sees no strong standout and no foreign-based horses in the lineup either. Last year’s Best Sprinter Mikki Isle, runnerup in last year’s Takamatsunomiya, has been retired. Two certain top picks were knocked out of action in the leadup to the race. Dance Director suffered a break on Feb. 23. Two days later connections of Big Arthur announced that the 2016 record-setting champion was also not running in the Takamatsunomiya due to injury. With no one horse in the 1,200-meter sprint considered a shoo-in step in and headline, the mood is mixed, the outcome forecast murky. Though many fans may feel tempted to pass on a wager, they could miss out on a fat return by doing so.

The Takamatsunomiya Kinen, which is also the third leg of the Global Sprint Challenge, is the 11th race on the Sunday card of 12 at Chukyo. Just a little over a minute from the 3:40 p.m. post time, one horse will rake in 98 million yen of the total purse of over 212 million yen.

Last year, Big Arthur rewrote the record book with a winning time of 1 minute, 6.7 seconds.

Here’s a look at some of the likely top picks.

Red Falx - The 6-year-old gray by the American-bred Swept Overboard surprised last autumn in capturing the Sprinters Stakes and his first top-level win. He had preceded that with a string of dirt races, moved to the turf and won the G3 CBC Sho before claiming the Sprinters. His next hurdle, however, an overseas trip, proved a bit too high with a resulting 12-place finish in the Dec. 11 Longines Hong Kong Sprint. Now back for his first run since Hong Kong, Red Falx has had success over the Chukyo turf and boasts a perfect three for three, with two of those races over 1,200, one a furlong longer. “I thought he would give us a solid run in the Hong Kong Sprint,” says trainer Tomohito Ozeki, “but he mustn’t have been fully recovered from the Sprinters Stakes.”
“Since then, we haven’t overworked him and we’re going straight in to this race. On March 16, I gave him a long workout and his movement was good. He’s had a nice bit of time off and his recovery has gone well. He is very well suited to Chukyo and I’m looking forward to the race.”

Let’s Go Donki - Eighth in last year’s Takamatsunomiya Kinen, the 5-year-old daughter of King Kamehameha has recently given her best performances since at the G3 level, including a win last time out in the 1,400-meter Kyoto Himba Stakes. That victory was her first since the 2015 Oka Sho (Japanese 1000 Guineas), and unlike in that race, where she went wire to wire, she won the Kyoto Himba traveling from midfield with a nice display of late speed on a somewhat slow track. Though Let’s Go Donki’s best results over 6 furlongs are two third-place finishes, the Chukyo course, with a hill in his stretch, is suited to the racing style she displayed in the Kyoto Himba Stakes.

Melagrana - The Australian-bred Melagrana, a 5-year-old mare by the Australian champion sprinter Fastnet Rock, scooped two races in a row and jumped from an open-class win to an impressive first in the G3 Yukan Fuji Sho Ocean Stakes last time out on March 4 at Nakayama. Following that race, jockey Keita Tosaki said, “Riding her again after three months, I feel she has matured even more from her previous race. She’s a clever horse and I think she can handle any kind of race.” Though her last two wins came at Nakayama, Melagrana has fared well at Chukyo as well, with one win over the distance from her two starts at the venue.

Shuji - Fourth in last year’s Sprinters Stakes, Shuji returned to win the G2 Hanshin Cup amid strong competition, then last time out ran eighth in the G3 Hankyu Hai. That loss was attributed to his being overly agitated. Having less time between races this time, things are expected to go better. A 4-year-old son of two-time Takamatsunomiya winner Kinshasa no Kiseki, Shuji’s best performance at the top level was the Sprinters’ fourth, but a G1 victory is believed to be well within this colt’s reach. “He was agitated for the Hankyu Hai after a layoff,” says trainer Naosuke Sugai. “And he was pressured on his outside and tense during the race. But that should have given him a chance to let off steam and we’ve taken care to watch his mental state since then. He had poor results in the (Chunichi Sports Sho) Falcon Stakes at Chukyo last year but that was over 1,400 meters and on a sloppy surface. He has a fourth place in the Sprinters and ample ability.”

Solveig - Even as a 3-year-old last year, the Daiwa Major-sired Solveig turned in a fine third-place performance in the Sprinters Stakes. Last time out in the Silk Road Stakes, she took the lead for the first time and was pressed from start to finish. She battled gallantly but was overtaken in the stretch. She needn’t lead, however, and a more relaxed run would likely stand her well. The venue this time, in closer proximity to where Solveig is based at the stable of Ippo Sameshima, should also prove an advantage over the long hauls of her three starts before last.

Talking Drum - Last time out, Talking Drum won his first graded stakes race, the G3 Hankyu Hai, on his second start after reaching open-class competition. He has put on muscle and was able to travel up the inside in a style first for him. Though it’ll be his first 6-furlonger in a while, if he can get an economical ground-saving run, he has a chance. “I worked him in tandem on March 16 and pushed him hard. He looks to have maintained his condition. This year, with no big star, I have my hopes up and think he’s up for the challenge,” said trainer Makoto Saito.

Seiun Kosei - With five seconds and five firsts in his last 11 starts, 14 total, Seiun Kosei has demonstrated outstanding consistency. He moved to graded stakes competition from his last start and ran second by a neck to Dance Director in the G3 Silk Road Stakes, a formidable run notwithstanding the 2.5 kg less he ran under. This will be his first time at Chukyo, but he has had success over the left-handed Tokyo as well. The 4-year-old son of Admire Moon is one to keep an eye on. Trainer Hiroyuki Uehara says, “I had jockey Hideaki Miyuki ride work last week so he could get a handle on the horse. He gave him a strong workout and his movement was good. This time he’ll have the long stretch at Chukyo to deal with but he has done well at Tokyo, so I don’t think it should pose a problem. A torn-up track will actually work in this horse’s favor.”

Summary of Sires results for 2016 07 Mar 6:43 pm

Deep Impact became the champion in the general ranking for the fifth consecutive year.

General Overall Sires Ranking

In the 2016 general ranking in Japan, Deep Impact (sire: Sunday Silence (USA)) who has produced seven generations over his career, became the champion sire in this category for the fifth consecutive year, keeping the top spot from February.


Deep Impact’s colts won all three Triple Crown races with different offspring, that is, Makahiki who won the Tokyo Yushun (Japanese Derby) (G1), Satono Diamond who won the Kikuka Sho (Japanese St. Leger) (G1) and Arima Kinen (The Grand Prix) (G1) and Dee Majesty who won Satsuki Sho (Japanese 2000 Guineas) (G1). By the fact that A Shin Hikari won the Prix d'Ispahan (G1) of French and Real Steel won the Dubai Turf (G1) of Dubai, Deep Impact demonstrates that he is already an international top rank sire.

In second place in the Sires' ranking was King Kamehameha (sire: Kingmambo (USA)). His colt, Duramente won Nakayama Kinen (GII) and was second place in Dubai Sheema Classic (G1). His 2 year old colt, Rey de Oro decisively won the Hope Full Stakes (GII), thus performing brilliantly though being far from the top.

In third place in the Sires' ranking was Daiwa Major (sire: Sunday Silence (USA)), who was also ranked second in the Two-Year-Old ranking. His 3 year old filly, Major Emblem won the NHK Mile Cup (GI) thus performing greatly, and kept a position in the top three.

The full brother of Deep Impact, Black Tide (sire: Sunday Silence (USA)) showed outstanding performance. Kitasan Black, the 2016 JRA Awards horse of the year, won the Tenno Sho (Spring) and Japan Cup (G1) demonstrating an excellent performance through the year and was moved up in rank from 17th place last year to 12th place this year.



General Two-Year-Old Sires’ Ranking

In the Two-Year-Old ranking, Deep Impact became the sixth champion by catching up to last year’s defending champion, Daiwa Major (sire: Sunday Silence (USA)) on December. The major reason that he became champion was that Satono Ares decisively won the Asahi Hai Futurity Stakes (G1)

In second place was Daiwa Major. His filly, Reine Minoru won the Kokura Nisai Stakes (GIII), and took third place in the Hanshin Juvenile Fillies (G1) and kept second place by thus performing well.

Rulership (sire: King Kamehameha) as a first crop sire achieved 6th place in this category and demonstrated a better record than his father.

Though not a horse produced in Japan, Frankel (GB) attracted attention by the winning of two great races by his offspring such as Soul Stirring winning the Hanshin Juvenile Fillies (G1) and Mi Suerte winning the Fantasy Stakes (GIII).



General First Crop Sires Ranking

Rulership (sire: King Kamehameha) who won the Queen Elizabeth II Cup (G1) of Hong Kong 2012 became a champion by producing many superb race horses. Though there was no win of a Graded race, his 19 offspring won 21 races such as King’s Rush who won the Fuyo Stakes (L) and Danburite who came in second in the Saudi Arabia Royal Cup (GIII).

In second place was I’ll Have Another (USA) (sire: Flower Alley (USA)), the USA Double Crown Horse who won the 2012 Kentucky Derby and the Preakness Stakes. I’ll Have Another’s offspring showed adaptability to turf racecourses as shown in the fact that out of 19 wins, 6 were on grass tracks such as Sigrun who was third place in Artemis Stakes (GIII).
Coming in third was the 2012 Japanese Derby winner, Deep Brillante (sire: Deep Impact). His 18 strong offspring won 21 races such as Obu Spring who won the Floral Cup of Hokkaido Local (NAR) principal race and Dipavamsa who placed 4th in the Hanshin Juvenile Fillies (G1) of the Japan Racing Association. Fourth was Summer Bird (USA) (sire: Birdstone (USA)) who won the 2009 Belmont Stakes. His 15 offspring won 20 races. It is a shame that he produced only one generation.



JRA = Japan Racing Association
NAR = National Association of Racing (Racing by Local Governments)

*For further details, please visit the following sites.
JBIS http://www.jbis.jp/
2016 General Overall Sires Ranking
2016 General Two-Year-Old Sires Ranking
2016 General First Crop Sires Ranking

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Osaka Hai (G1) becomes first overseas 'Win and You06 Mar 6:41 pm

The Japan Racing Association (JRA) and Horse Racing Ireland (HRI) are delighted to announce that the 10 furlong, Group 1 Osaka Hai on Sunday, April 2nd at Hanshin Racecourse has been nominated as a ‘Win and You’re in Race’ for the 2017 renewal of the QIPCO Irish Champion Stakes. This is the first time that a winner from outside of Ireland will gain guaranteed entry to the QIPCO Irish Champion Stakes.

The Osaka Hai was first run in 1957 and was upgraded from Group 2 to Group 1 for 2017. It is open to four years of age and upwards. It has a great history and was won by Orfevre in 2013 before he won the Prix Foy and was runner up to Treve in the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe the same year.

The winner of the Osaka Hai will get automatic, complimentary entry to Leopardstown’s flagship race on day one of Longines Irish Champions Weekend on Saturday, September 9th. No Japanese horse has ever run in the QIPCO Irish Champion Stakes and it is hoped that this new initiative will help to bring a Japanese Group 1 winner to Ireland this September.

Japanese horses feature strongly in the Longines World’s Best Racehorses each year and this reflects the strength of Japanese racing. More and more Japanese horses are running overseas and this gives audiences around the world the opportunity to see great horses like Maurice and A Shin Hikari who were the Japanese stars of 2016.

Racing fans in Japan have shown a great interest in the major races around the world. Since 2016, Japanese fans have been allowed to bet on a select number of overseas races provided a Japanese horse is running in the race. The QIPCO Irish Champions Stakes is one of these races so this is an additional incentive to have a Japanese runner in Leopardstown in September.

In 2016, The QIPCO Irish Champion Stakes was the joint second highest rated race in the Longines World's Best Horse Race Awards. Last year’s renewal was won by Almanzor in a race that contained nine Group 1 winners including Harzand who won the Irish and English Derbys, Found who won the Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe, Highland Reel, the Longines Breeders Cup Turf winner and three Prix du Jockey Club winners, Almanzor, New Bay and the Grey Gatsby.

Brian Kavanagh, Chief Executive of Horse Racing Ireland said; Horse Racing Ireland is delighted to partner with the Japan Racing Association to have the Group 1 Osaka Hai as a Win and You’re in Race for the QIPCO Irish Champion Stakes, the first such race outside Ireland. It is an important goal of Leopardstown to have a Japanese runner in the QIPCO Irish Champion Stakes. Pat Keogh and his team are very keen to promote the highlight of Longines Irish Champions Weekend to the widest international audience possible and Japan is very important in that. Last year the race was the joint second highest rated race in the world and the best in Europe. The partnership being announced today is a further development of the excellent relationship which has always existed between the equine industries in Japan and Ireland.

Masayuki Goto, President & CEO of Japan Racing Association said; I am very pleased and honoured that the Osaka Hai, which is newly promoted to Grade 1 race this year, has become the Win and You’re in Race for the QIPCO Irish Champion Stakes. The Irish Champion Stakes is one of the most prestigious races in the world and I am sure that this partnership will not only enhance our new Grade 1 Osaka Hai but will further promote and encourage global racing. It is my earnest wish that through this partnership, our Osaka Hai will develop as one of the great 10 furlongs (2000m) races together with the Irish Champion Stakes. I am truly grateful of the strong relationship between Ireland and Japan, and I look forward to further strengthening this excellent relationship.

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Andrasch Starke receives short-term JRA Jockey's L 03 Mar 6:04 pm

The Japan Racing Association (JRA) announced that a short-term riding jockey's license will be issued to German jockey, Andrasch Starke.

This short-term riding license is effective from March 2 to April 18, 2017.

Starke, 43, will be primarily riding for owner, Kazuko Yoshida, and Starke's host trainer, Noriyuki Hori, of JRA Miho Training Center.

Starke has a combined record of 48 wins from 584 rides in JRA races.

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FEBRUARY STAKES 2017 - Gold Dream Conquers Heavy C 20 Feb 11:39 am

Second favorite Gold Dream captured the February Stakes title this year and demonstrated his aptitude and liking for the Tokyo dirt mile course as he marked his third victory out of four, which includes his first grade-race triumph in the G3 Unicorn Stakes last June. The Gold Allure colt was entered off a disappointing 12th in the December Champions Cup after being sent off second favorite, but displayed a sound and convincing performance this time scoring his first G1 win as if paying tribute to his sire who passed away the previous day. This is the second JRA-G1 win for trainer Osamu Hirata who claimed his first with Curren Black Hill in the 2012 NHK Mile Cup, while jockey Mirco Demuro notched his 19th JRA-G1 victory, his latest with Queens Ring in the Queen Elizabeth II Cup last season, and celebrates his second February Stakes title since his victory last year on board Moanin.

Gold Dream broke fairly from stall three and was reserved in mid-division behind Best Warrior down the backstretch as Incantation headed the full field of 16 runners. As the bunched-up field fanned out rounding the final corner to secure room for their stretch-run, the Gold Allure colt also floated out wide entering the lane in seventh to eighth but galloped confidently picking off his tiring rivals one by one, finally pinning the brief leader Nishiken Mononofu before the furlong pole, and held off a fast closing Best Warrior by a neck for the title.

“In the Champions Cup, he broke poorly and was keen—he didn’t stretch at all. But today he was relaxed even after entering the track. His start was good, he was positioned well and responded beautifully in the straight. He still had a lot left at the end,” commented Mirco Demuro.

Best Warrior, sent off fifth favorite, was also reserved in mid-pack but took an inner route making the final turns and was blocked behind horses in early stretch. However, the patient seven-year-old found a gap chasing Nishiken Mononofu who pulled away in front of him two furlongs out, and unleashed a strong late run to threaten the winner for a neck second.

Off slow as usual, race favorite Kafuji Take sat unhurried near the rear and was last to enter the stretch but had no trouble finding his stride as he blew past the field clocking the fastest last three-furlong drive to finish 3/4 length from Best Warrior for third.

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  • Highest Payout
  • Return Rate
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Rank Tipster Race Payoff
(JPY)
Payout
(JPY)
Tip
1 Masked Doctor Ei Masked Doctor Ei
20 Mar Nakayama8R
4yo&UpAllowance
490 613,480
76,440
2 Ikkun Ikkun
19 Mar Hanshin10R
TAJIMA STAKES
54,440 544,400
3 Kiiro Kiiro
19 Mar Nakayama10R
CHIBA STAKES OP
2,790 503,300
10,490
4 Mandegan Mandegan
19 Mar Hanshin12R
4yo&UpAllowance
86,490 432,450
5 Ikkun Ikkun
20 Mar Chukyo12R
4yo&UpAllowance
40,150 401,500

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Rank Tipster No.of
Races
Return
Rate
Hit
Rate
Winnings
(JPY)
Payoff
Ave.
1 E.Yamazaki E.Yamazaki
9R 201% 55% 91,350 36,270
2 Kiiro Kiiro
72R 166% 40% 478,750 41,336
3 Ikkun Ikkun
72R 165% 5% 470,780 297,195
4 Royce Royce
54R 160% 38% 68,660 8,669
5 dream1002 dream1002
24R 136% 29% 87,940 46,848
6 ibukimasaya ibukimasaya
10R 130% 30% 30,400 43,466
7 Master Exacta Master Exacta
70R 116% 30% 11,520 3,805
8 Umashigura Umashigura
23R 116% 43% 13,400 9,620
9 Ace No.1 Ace No.1
48R 115% 31% 72,160 36,577
10 K.Souma K.Souma
69R 113% 47% 38,910 9,845
11 Mutsuki Mutsuki
57R 111% 19% 66,320 57,847
12 K.Kawachi K.Kawachi
72R 107% 38% 31,970 15,556
13 Okabe Okabe
36R 104% 41% 8,900 12,593
14 Prince Trifecta Prince Trifecta
70R 101% 24% 4,860 24,215
15 N.Okamura N.Okamura
70R 100% 74% 1,690 6,545

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 Tournament Info:Tournament 126 finished! The high achievers are recognized! Next tournament will be held from 25 Mar!

Tournament 126 Award

Rank Tipster Level
Class
Deviation Return
Rate
Winnings
(JPY)
1
hiiri hiiri
Lv.83
85.5 1505%
41%
1,803,100
2
8e27c9bae3 8e27c9bae3
Lv.88
84.4 1481%
0%
36,791,000
3
35b2ed7570 35b2ed7570
Lv.118
84.4 595%
16%
13,121,640
4
e49cf69056 e49cf69056
Lv.110
84.0 621%
24%
9,423,140
5
yumegu yumegu
Lv.51
79.8 318%
19%
4,693,490

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It is an index developed exclusively by Umanity to indicate the performance of a racehorse.
The value is based on the time over the distance of each horse to date, and estimates whether and how well they will perform in this race; as such, the higher the index, the better the race performance is expected to be.
The U-index is provided to Umanity members free for high-stakes races. To use it on all races, you have to become a member of the Umanity VIP Club, which is a paid service.

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