Sunday, July 19, 2009

2009 IBIS Summer Dash


Kanoya Zakura gained her second IBIS Summer Dash(g3) victory in two consecutive years. Futoshi Komaki steered the winner to complete the 1,000-meter straight course in 56.20 seconds on yeilding.

The 9th IBIS Summer Dash, grade three
Sunday, July 19, 2009
Niigata Race-11 3:45pm 18-ran
3yo+ 1,000-meter turf yielding

17 Kanoya Zakura F.Komaki
18 Appolo Dolce(USA) M.Katsuura
12 Ultima Thule M.Matsuoka
16 Western Venus K.Tanaka
14 Eishin Tiger H.Uchida
margins: 1-1/2l, 1/2l, 3/4l, hd

Kanoya Zakura is a 5-year-old mare by Sakura Bakushin O out of the Woodman mare Woodmans Chic.

Friday, July 10, 2009

JRA Graded Races on July 12, 2009


Shadow Gate, who has not won since July 2007 when he gained the Singapore Airlines International Cup(g1) at Kranji Racecourse, has a good chance to break his losing streak coming off a respectable second in the Kinko Sho(g2).

The 45th Tanabata Sho, grade three
Sunday, July 12, 2009
Fukushima Racecourse, 3:45pm JST
3yo+, international, handicap, 2,000-meter, turf, right-handed

1/Mistral Cruise/6h/54/Yoshitomi Shibata
2/Tosho Scirocco/6h/56/Yutaka Yoshida
3/Dream Flight/5h/52/Yuichiro Nishida
4/Leo Meister/4c/54/Hiroshi Kitamura
5/Erimo Harrier/9g/57/Hatsuhiro Kowata
6/Camphor Best/10h/55/Teruo Eda
7/Ike Top Gun/5h/53/Takuya Ono
8/Arco Senora/5m/53/Tomoharu Bushizawa
9/Silver Blaze/5h/54/Hiroki Goto
10/Niagara/6h/54/Issei Murata
11/Destramente/5h/54/Masayoshi Ebina
12/Grass Bomber/9h/57/Masaki Katsuura
13/Hokko Pas de Chat/7h/56/Hiroyuki Uchida
14/Miyabi Ranveli/6h/57/Yuichi Kitamura
15/Shadow Gate/7h/57.5/Katsuharu Tanaka
16/One More Chatter/9h/53/Hayato Yoshida

The 14th Procyon Stakes, grade three
Sunday, July 12, 2009
Hanshin Racecourse, 3:35pm JST
3yo+, international, 1,400-meter, dirt, right-handed

1/Three Avenue/7h/56/Yuga Kawada
2/Carnavalito/6h/56/Hideaki Miyuki
3/Deep Summer/7h/56/Shotaro Kawashima
4/Saikyo World/7h/56/Suguru Hamanaka
5/Sunrise Bacchus/7h/58/Tetsuzo Sato
6/Falcataria/5h/56/Keisuke Dazai
7/Limitless Bid/10h/57/Yuichi Fukunaga
8/Officer/7h/56/Futoshi Komaki
9/Logic/6h/58/Hiroyuki Uemura
10/Tamamo Hot Play/8h/57/Shigefumi Kumazawa
11/Dandyism/7h/56/Ryota Sameshima
12/Bamboo Ere/6h/59/Masami Matsuoka
13/Meisho Shaft/6h/56/Mamoru Ishibashi
14/Lanzarote/6h/56/Yutaka Take
15/Toho Dolce/4f/54/Ryuji Wada
16/Wakino Excel/7h/56/Kenichi Syono

Friday, July 03, 2009

This Week's JRA Graded Races


The Radio Nikkei Sho, grade 3
Sunday, July 5, 2009
Fukushima Racecourse, 3:45pm JST
3yo, Handicap, 1,800-meter, turf, right-handed
Added money(in million yen):
1st; 40, 2nd; 16, 3rd; 10, 4th; 6, 5th; 4

H#(pp)/Horse Name/AgeSex/Weight(in kgs)/Rider
1/Washa Monotarin/3c/52/Masayuki Nakamura
2/Keiai Dosojin/3c/53/Yutaka Yoshida
3/Strong Return/3c/55/Hiroyuki Uchida
4/Moere Expert/3c/55/Syu Ishibashi
5/Dream Hatch/3c/52/Yuji Tannai
6/Glory Lupinus/3f/51/Takuya Ono
7/Satono Romanee/3c/54/Masaki Katsuura
8/Meisho Kosei/3c/53/Issei Murata
9/Mikki Petra/3c/55/Hiroki Goto
10/I Ko Piko/3c/57/Katsuharu Tanaka
11/Meiner Elf/3c/56/Masami Matsuoka
12/Super Shizukun/3c/52/Hironobu Tanabe
13/Einai Oraio/3c/55/Hiroshi Kitamura
14/Shiny Desert/3c/52/Hayato Matoba
15/Sunny Sunday/3c/53/Hayato Yoshida
16/Strong Garuda/3c/56/Masayoshi Ebina


The Hakodate Sprint Stakes, grade 3
Sunday, July 5, 2009
Sapporo Racecourse, 3:25pm JST
3yo+, 1,200-meter, turf, right-handed
Added money(in million yen):
1st; 41, 2nd; 16, 3rd; 10, 4th; 6.2, 5th; 4.1

1/A Shin F Danz(USA)/5h/56/Yusuke Fujioka
2/M O Winner/8h/56/Koshiro Take
3/Mayano Tsurugi/5h/56/Shinji Fujita
4/Al Sirat(USA)/5h/56/Kenichi Ikezoe
5/Symboli West(USA)/9g/56/Hiroyasu Tanaka
6/Grand Prix Angel/3f/51/Shigefumi Kumazawa
7/Mejiro Schilling/6h/56/Daisaku Matsuda
8/Black Bar Spin(USA)/6h/56/Akihide Tsumura
9/Western Dancer/5m/54/Yuichi Kitamura
10/Urban Street/5h/56/Hirofumi Shii
11/Meisho Topper/6h/56/Kosei Miura
12/Incentive Guy/8h/56/Yasunari Iwata
13/Spinning Noir/8h/56/Eiji Nakadate
14/Tanino Martini/9h/57/Shinichiro Akiyama
15/Apollo Phoenix/4c/56/Yoshitomi Shibata
16/Molto Grande(USA)/5h/56/Norihiro Yokoyama