Japan Cup

The 36th running of The Japan Cup (G1) in association with Longines

Invitational race

Sunday, 27 November 2016

Distance(surface):
2,400 meters, Turf(about 12 furlongs)
Age:
3yo & up
Racecource:
Tokyo Racecource(Left-handed)
Maximum Number of Horses:
18
Weight:
3yo 55kg / 4yo & up 57kg
Allowance:
Fillies and Mares:2kg
Southern Hemisphere Horses born in 2013:2kg

Nomination Close (Free):11 October 2016 by noon local time

Total Value JPY 648,000,000(about US$5,400,000)

Prize Money for the Winner: JPY 300,000,000 (about US$2,500,000)

Prize money
JPY USD GBP EUR AUD HKD
Winner 300,000,000 2,500,000 1,578,948 2,307,693 3,333,334 18,750,000
2nd 120,000,000 1,000,000 631,579 923,077 1,333,334 7,500,000
3rd 75,000,000 625,000 394,737 576,924 833,334 4,687,500
4th 45,000,000 375,000 236,843 346,154 500,000 2,812,500
5th 30,000,000 250,000 157,895 230,770 333,334 1,875,000
Participation Incentive Money
6th 24,000,000 200,000 126,316 184,616 266,667 1,500,000
7th 21,000,000 175,000 110,527 161,539 233,334 1,312,500
8th 18,000,000 150,000 94,737 138,462 200,000 1,125,000
9th 9,000,000 75,000 47,369 69,231 100,000 562,500
10th 6,000,000 50,000 31,579 46,154 66,667 375,000
Total 648,000,000 5,400,000 3,410,526 4,984,615 7,200,000 40,500,000

Prizes to the winner

JPY USD GBP EUR AUD HKD
Owner 3,000,000 25,000 15,790 23,077 33,334 187,500
Trainer 80,000 667 422 616 889 5,000
Jockey
Training Assistant
Groom
40,000 334 211 308 445 2,500
  • *Prizes of equivalent value will be offered.

Bonus System

For the winners of races below in 2016 Japan Cup 2016 Bonus
Dubai Sheema Classic (UAE)
Dubai World Cup (UAE)
The Derby (UK)
Prix du Jockey Club (FR)
Prince of Wale's Stakes (UK)
The lrish Derby (IRE)
Eclipse Stakes (UK)
Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud (FR)
Grand Prix de Paris (FR)
King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes (UK)
Arlington Million (USA)
International Stakes (UK)
Sword Dancer Stakes (USA)
Irish Champion Stakes (IRE)
Grosser Preis von Baden (GER)
Joe Hirsch Turf Classic Invitational (USA)
Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe (FR)
Champion Stakes (UK)
Caulfield Cup (AUS)
Canadian lnternational (CAN)
Cox Plate (AUS)
Breeders' Cup Turf (USA)
Breeders' Cup Classic (USA)
Melbourne Cup (AUS)
will be awarded Winner USD
1,000,000
2nd USD
400,000
3rd USD
250,000
4th or below USD
100,000
  • * The currency exchange rate used in the charts are as follows.
    (Approx. figures per exchange rates as of December 2015)
1USD 1GBP 1EUR 1AUD 1HKD
120 190 130 90 16

(JPY)