Sunday, October 09, 2016

Filly triumphs in Mainichi Okan


Rouge Buck, the only filly in the 12-horse filed, produced a sensational stretch run to win the grade two Mainichi Okan at Tokyo Sunday.
It was a thrilling battle by Rouge Buck and Ambitious in the last 400 meters. Rouge Buck was the best stride of the two. A neck behind, Ambitious was second. Another 3-length behind, Historical finished third by coming from the dead last. Rouge Buck with Keita Tosaki up clocked in 1 minute 46.60 seconds for the final time of the 1,800-meter distance.
Rouge Buck is a 4-year-old bay filly by Manhattan Cafe out of Ginger Punch, by Awesome Again.

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