• 2016 Tenno Sho (Spring) (G1) - Preview
  • Maurice sets sights on fourth G1 jewel
  • Data Analysis for the NHK Mile Cup
  • Queen Elizabeth II Cup: Lovely Day 4th; best of Japanese runners in Hong Kong
  • Data Analysis for the Tenno Sho (Spring)
  • Big challenge for Japanese trio in Hong Kong's QEII Cup
  • Deep Impact Colts Dominate the Top Three with Dee Majesty Setting Record Time in This Year's Satsuki Sho
  • Oju Chosan Swoops Past Favorite for Nakayama Grand Jump Victory
  • Summary of the Thoroughbred Sale of 2015
  • Summary of Sires results for 2015
  • JRA Race Programme [Satsuki Sho (Japanese 2000 Guineas)(G1) day races - April 17]
  • 2016 Satsuki Sho (Japanese 2000 Guineas) (G1) - comments from runners' connections
  • 2016 Satsuki Sho (Japanese 2000 Guineas) (G1) - Preview
  • 2016 Nakayama Grand Jump (J-G1) Preview
  • 2016 Satsuki Sho (Japanese 2000 Guineas) (G1) - Nominated Horse Ratings
  • Jeweler Gives Sire Victoire Pisa First G1 Title in 2016 Oka Sho
  • JRA Race Programme [Oka Sho (Japanese 1000 Guineas) (G1) day races - April 10]
  • 2016 Oka Sho (Japanese 1000 Guineas)(G1) - comments from runners' connections
  • Data Analysis for the Satsuki Sho (Japanese 2,000 Guineas)
  • 2016 Oka Sho (Japanese 1000 Guineas) (G1) - Preview
  • 2016 Oka Sho (Japanese 1000 Guineas) (G1) - Nominated Horse Ratings
  • Data Analysis for the "2016 Oka Sho (Japanese 1000 Guineas) (G1)"
  • Past Performance of the Nominated Horses - 2016 Oka Sho (G1)
  • Race Favorite Big Arthur Captures First Grade-race Title in the G1 Takamatsunomiya Kinen
  • Real Steel triumphs in Dubai Turf, Lani tops UAE Derby, as Japanese runners rake in wins at Meydan
  • Exclusive Topics for Horse Racing in Japan - Spring Edition -
  • 2015 JRA Awards - Maurice Earns 2015 Horse of the Year with a Perfect Season
  • 2015 NAR Grand Prix Happy Sprint awarded Horse of the Year for second time
  • Japan Autumn International series

2016 Tenno Sho (Spring) (G1) - Preview

In between the races spotlighting youth comes the Tenno Sho (Spring) on May 1, a fan favorite that brings together veterans and youngsters alike and starts off what will be six straight weeks of top-level racing....

Maurice sets sights on fourth G1 jewel

Japan racing fans will not only be looking to Kyoto Racecourse for big action this weekend, but also to Hong Kong,...

Data Analysis for the NHK Mile Cup

Queen Elizabeth II Cup: Lovely Day 4th; best of Japanese runners in Hong Kong

The build up to the Audemars Piguet Queen Elizabeth II Cup was a thrilling enough thing in itself, even before the 4-year-old Werther literally flew home at Sha Tin yesterday afternoon,...

Data Analysis for the Tenno Sho (Spring)

Big challenge for Japanese trio in Hong Kong's QEII Cup

There's a short break from Grade 1 action in Japan this week, but with a quick swivel of the binoculars, eyes will be trained on the showpiece at Sha Tin in Hong Kong....

Deep Impact Colts Dominate the Top Three with Dee Majesty Setting Record Time in This Year's Satsuki Sho

Eighth pick Dee Majesty defeated a strong field of three-year-olds while breaking the record time by 0.1 second in the Satsuki Sho (Japanese 2000 Guineas), the first leg of the three-year-old Triple Crown, to capture his first G1 title....

Oju Chosan Swoops Past Favorite for Nakayama Grand Jump Victory

Second favorite Oju Chosan claimed his first graded victory in the Nakayama Grand Jump this year. Racing twice on the flat immediately after his debut where his best finish was an eighth,...

Summary of the Thoroughbred Sale of 2015

Summary of Sires results for 2015

JRA Race Programme [Satsuki Sho (Japanese 2000 Guineas)(G1) day races - April 17]

2016 Satsuki Sho (Japanese 2000 Guineas) (G1) - comments from runners' connections

2016 Satsuki Sho (Japanese 2000 Guineas) (G1) - Preview

The fillies kicked off the 3-year-old classics last week at Hanshin Racecourse with the Oka Sho (Japanese 1000 Guineas) and this coming Sunday top-level action continues with the 76th running of the Satsuki Sho, ...

2016 Nakayama Grand Jump (J-G1) Preview

It's the longest race held in Japan, and on Saturday, April 16, the 18th running of the Nakayama Grand Jump steeplechase will be held at Nakayama Racecourse in Chiba, just outside of Tokyo. ...

2016 Satsuki Sho (Japanese 2000 Guineas) (G1) - Nominated Horse Ratings

Jeweler Gives Sire Victoire Pisa First G1 Title in 2016 Oka Sho

Third favorite Jeweler claimed the first leg of the Three-Year-Old Fillies' Triple Crown with a thrilling performance to win out a photo finish over Sinhalite....

JRA Race Programme [Oka Sho (Japanese 1000 Guineas) (G1) day races - April 10]

2016 Oka Sho (Japanese 1000 Guineas)(G1) - comments from runners' connections

Data Analysis for the Satsuki Sho (Japanese 2,000 Guineas)

2016 Oka Sho (Japanese 1000 Guineas) (G1) - Preview

The symbol of spring time in Japan is "cherry blossoms," and for horseracing fans, the blooms literally announce the coming of the year's first Classic race, the Oka Sho (Japanese 1000 Guineas)...

2016 Oka Sho (Japanese 1000 Guineas) (G1) - Nominated Horse Ratings

Data Analysis for the "2016 Oka Sho (Japanese 1000 Guineas) (G1)"

Now at last, the 2016 classic season takes off. The contest to grace this key moment in the racing year is the Oka Sho (Japanese 1000 Guineas), a race for 3-year-old fillies. Looking back over results from the last 10 years, ...

Past Performance of the Nominated Horses - 2016 Oka Sho (G1)

Race Favorite Big Arthur Captures First Grade-race Title in the G1 Takamatsunomiya Kinen

Odds-on-favorite Big Arthur, who has been posted race favorite in ten out of 11 career starts, measured up to the expectation of the fans by claiming his first grade-race title in his first G1 challenge with record time. ...

Real Steel triumphs in Dubai Turf, Lani tops UAE Derby, as Japanese runners rake in wins at Meydan

Japan's team of 10 racing at Dubai's Meydan Racecourse on March 26 pocketed two jewels from the day's glittering card of nine. The events on Saturday at the United Arab Emirates course included six Group 1 events, ...

Exclusive Topics for Horse Racing in Japan - Spring Edition -

The JRA horse racing season starts in earnest with the three-year-old classic trials in March, while established horses begin to prepare towards the spring 2016 G1 events...

2015 JRA Awards - Maurice Earns 2015 Horse of the Year with a Perfect Season

The Japan Racing Association will present its 2015 Horse of the Year title to Maurice, who drew 215 out of 291 votes for the outstanding accomplishment of dominating three prestigious G1 mile events in Japan and Hong Kong....

2015 NAR Grand Prix Happy Sprint awarded Horse of the Year for second time

The National Association of Racing (NAR), the national level regulatory body for the Racing by Local Governments in Japan,...

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