Lord Quest ran far off the pace to win the grade three Niigata Nisai Stakes for 2-year-ols at Niigata on Sunday. He won it by a decisive 4-length in 1 minute 33.80 seconds over 1,600 meters on good ground. The winning jockey was Hironobu Tanabe.
Win Fabuous finished second, a 2-length before Makoto Lumen.
Lord Quest is a 2-year-old bay colt by Matsurida Gogh out of the Chief Bearhart mare Matsurida Waltz.
Ukiyono Kaze wins Keeneland Cup
Ukiyono Kaze made headway to lead 200 meters out, winning the grade three Keeneland Cup at Sapporo on Sunday. Hirofumi Shii was aboard the winner to cover the 1,200-meter distance in 1 minute 8.60 seconds on firm ground.
Toho Amapola got, a 3/4-length behind, second, with Teehaff another 1/2-length back third.
Ukiyono Kaze is a 5-year-old dark bay mare by On Fire out of Admire Dash, by Fusaichi Concorde.