A total of 15 horses have been nominated to the Japan Dirt Derby for 3-year-olds. The nominations include six JRA horses.
The Japan Dirt Derby, one of the NAR grade one races which are open to JRA horses, will be held on Wednesday, Junly 9 at Ohi track over 2,000 meters on dirt. The winner will receive a first prize of 45 million jp yen(approx. 450,000 US dollars).