Friday, August 08, 2014
Leopard Stakes preview
A total of 15 runners will go to post for the Leopard Stakes at 3:45 p.m. JST on Sunday.
Red Alvis with an impressive victory in the Unicorn Stakes last June worked a 800-meter in 54 seconds on Wednesday morning. This colt could make another big run here.
Asia Express(USA) attempts to make a comeback after running poorly in the Unicorn Stakes. He worked a 800-meter in 52.80 seconds at Miho Training Center Wednesday morning.
North Shore Beach, fourth in the Japan Dirt Derby, had a final workout for the race, clocking in 53.70 seconds for a 800-meter distance. This colt could dance at the front end.
Asukano Roman has recently displayed good form with the Noubi Tokubetsu victory in his latest effort.
The Leopard Stakes is for 3-year-olds at Niigata over 1,800 meters on dirt.
The field is:
pp HorseName, Rider
1 Meisho Ichioshi, Yasunari Iwata
2 Feadog,Hiroshi Kitamura
3 Red Alvis, Masayoshi Ebina
4 Runway Waltz, Yoshitomi Shibata
5 Jackass Bark, Hiroyuki Uchida
6 Nanyo Mark, Yusaku Kokubun
7 Asukano Roman, Keisuke Dazai
8 Amurskii, Takuya Ono
9 Cry Smile,Nash Rawiller
10 North Shore Beach, Issei Murata
11 Lisa Psyche, Hokuto Miyazaki
12 Karada Legend, Takuma Ito
13 Asia Express(USA), Keita Tosaki
14 Spinach, Haruhiko Kawasu
15 Tagano Evviva, Norihiro Yokoyama
Posted by starsfaraway at 3:38 PM