Tuesday, September 28, 2010

2010 Sprinters Stakes Nominations

A total of 25 horses remain on the final nomination stage of the 2010 Sprinters Stakes. The nominations include the two Hong Kong-based horses, Green Birdie(NZ) and Ultra Fantasy(AUS). The grade one 1,200-meter race is to be run on October 3 at Nakayama Race Course.

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Tokai Trick to run in Melbourn C

Tokai Trick will run in the 2010 Melbourn Cup for Japan. The 8-year-old horse arrived at Werribee, Australia on September 20. The October 17 Caufield Cup will be his prep race.


Red Desire, who arrived at Aqueduct on September 16, is scheduled to run in the Flower Bowl Invitational Stakes at Belmont for her next action. Kent Desormeaux will ride her in the race.

Friday, September 10, 2010

JRA Fall Season Kicks Off

2010 JRA Fall season will kick off at Hanshin and Nakayama Racecourses on Saturday, September 11th.

The main event at Hanshin will be the grade three Asahi Challenge Cup. Nakayama features the non-graded Shion Stakes, one of the preps for the grade one Shuka Sho, for 3-year-old fillies.