• 2015 World All-Star Jockeys - outline and jockey profiles
  • Matsuwaka, Sasagawa in Korea for Asian Young Guns Challenge
  • Exclusive Topics for Horse Racing in Japan - Summer Edition -
  • 2015 JPN Thoroughbred Rankings (Jan. 1 to Jul. 31)
  • Sixth-Pick Lovely Day Captures First G1 Title in the Grand Prix Takarazuka Kinen
  • Race Favorite Maurice Captures This Year's Yasuda Kinen in His First G1 Attempt
  • Duramente Continues To Best Three-Year-Olds in Tokyo Yushun
  • Mikki Queen Pins Favorite for Yushun Himba (Japanese Oaks) Title
  • Straight Girl Captures First G1 Title in Her Second Victoria Mile Challenge
  • 2015 NHK Mile Cup (G1) - Jockey Norihiro Yokoyama Captures G1 titles Two Weeks in a Row
  • Third Time's the Charm for Gold Ship for Tenno Sho (Spring) Title
  • Duramente Shows Late Bursting Speed in Dominating Satsuki Sho Title
  • Up to Date Beats Favorites in Nakayama Grand Jump in Record Time
  • Let's Go Donki Romps to Impressive Victory in the Oka Sho
  • 2015 Takamatsunomiya Kinen (G1) - Hong Kong Raider Aerovelocity Captures Japanese Sprint Champion Title
  • Copano Rickey Becomes First to Capture Consecutive February Stakes titles
  • Japan Autumn International series

2015 World All-Star Jockeys - outline and jockey profiles

The World All-Star Jockeys is an international event launched by the Japan Racing Association. Formerly called the World Super Jockeys Series since its establishment in 1987, it has welcomed more than 200....

Matsuwaka, Sasagawa in Korea for Asian Young Guns Challenge

Two Japanese young riders, Fuma Matsuwaka (JRA) and Tsubasa Sasagawa (NAR, Ohi racecourse), have been invited to take part in the 7th edition of the Asian Young Guns Challenge,....

Exclusive Topics for Horse Racing in Japan - Summer Edition -

For the past five years, Japan has sent at least one runner to Europe's most prestigious race, the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe (G1, 2,400m), and has enjoyed favorable results,....

2015 JPN Thoroughbred Rankings (Jan. 1 to Jul. 31)

Sixth-Pick Lovely Day Captures First G1 Title in the Grand Prix Takarazuka Kinen

Five-year-old Lovely Day captured his first G1 title in this year's Takarazuka Kinen. The King Kamehameha horse marked two consecutive wins....

Race Favorite Maurice Captures This Year's Yasuda Kinen in His First G1 Attempt

Odds-on-favorite Maurice registered four consecutive victories and his first G1 title by winning this year's Yasuda Kinen to become the Best Miler of the spring season. Debuting as a two-year-old in 2013 ...

Duramente Continues To Best Three-Year-Olds in Tokyo Yushun

Duramente gave a solid performance and with much style as he captured his second Triple Crown title in the 82nd running of the Tokyo Yushun (Japanese Derby). Improving with every run since his debut in ....

Mikki Queen Pins Favorite for Yushun Himba (Japanese Oaks) Title

Third favorite Mikki Queen with jockey Suguru Hamanaka on board displayed a furious stretch drive to capture this year's Yushun Himba (Japanese Oaks) ....

Straight Girl Captures First G1 Title in Her Second Victoria Mile Challenge

Fifth pick Straight Girl demonstrated a magnificent turn of foot in the straight, tying Apapane's record time, to capture her first G1 title....

2015 NHK Mile Cup (G1) - Jockey Norihiro Yokoyama Captures G1 titles Two Weeks in a Row

Third pick Clarity Sky landed this year's NHK Mile Cup, his first G1 win, and marked a father-son victory as sire Kurofune (USA, by French Deputy) claimed the race in 2001....

Third Time's the Charm for Gold Ship for Tenno Sho (Spring) Title

Installed as second favorite despite two unsuccessful Tennno Sho (Spring) starts in 2013 and 2014 in which he finished fifth and seventh, respectfully, Gold Ship....

Duramente Shows Late Bursting Speed in Dominating Satsuki Sho Title

Duramente bested a number of proven grade-race winners in the first leg of the three-year-old Triple Crown, the Satsuki Sho (Japanese 2000 Guineas),....

Up to Date Beats Favorites in Nakayama Grand Jump in Record Time

Fourth pick Up to Date captured this year's Nakayama Grand Jump in 4:46.6, renewing the record time set by Blandices (JPN, by Sakura Bakushin O) in 2004....

Let's Go Donki Romps to Impressive Victory in the Oka Sho

Fifth favorite Let's Go Donki coasted to a gate-to-wire victory claiming her first graded race in the first leg of the fillies' Triple Crown, the Oka Sho (Japanese 1000 Guineas)....

2015 Takamatsunomiya Kinen (G1) - Hong Kong Raider Aerovelocity Captures Japanese Sprint Champion Title

Fourth pick Aerovelocity from Hong Kong, the third foreign contender-first in 12 years-to challenge the Takamatsunomiya Kinen, collected his second G1 title....

Copano Rickey Becomes First to Capture Consecutive February Stakes titles

Emerging as race favorite in this year's February Stakes after being dismissed as the longest shot on the board in the 2014 event, Copano Rickey....

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2015.8.29 sat
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    Niigata Jump Stakes (J-G3)
    Niigata Racecourse
2015.8.30 sun
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    Niigata Nisai Stakes (G3)
    Niigata Racecourse
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    Keeneland Cup (G3)
    Sapporo Racecourse
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  • Video
    2015.08.23
    Sapporo Kinen (G2)
    Sapporo Racecourse
    Result
  • Video
    2015.08.23
    TV Nishinippon Corp. Sho Kitakyushu Kinen (G3)
    Kokura Racecourse
    Result
  • Video
    2015.08.16
    Sekiya Kinen (G3)
    Niigata Racecourse
    Result
  • Video
    2015.08.16
    Elm Stakes (G3)
    Sapporo Racecourse
    Result
  • Video
    2015.08.09
    Leopard Stakes (G3)
    Niigata Racecourse
    Result
  • Video
    2015.08.09
    Kokura Kinen (G3)
    Kokura Racecourse
    Result
  • Video
    2015.08.02
    Ibis Summer Dash (G3)
    Niigata Racecourse
    Result
  • Video
    2015.08.02
    Hokkaido Shimbun Hai Queen Stakes (G3)
    Sapporo Racecourse
    Result
  • Video
    2015.08.01
    Kokura Summer Jump (J-G3)
    Kokura Racecourse
    Result
  • Video
    2015.07.26
    Toyota Sho Chukyo Kinen (G3)
    Chukyo Racecourse
    Result
  • Video
    2015.07.26
    Hakodate Nisai Stakes (G3)
    Hakodate Racecourse
    Result
  • Video
    2015.07.19
    Hakodate Kinen (G3)
    Hakodate Racecourse
    Result
  • Video
    2015.07.12
    Tanabata Sho (G3)
    Fukushima Racecourse
    Result
  • Video
    2015.07.12
    Procyon Stakes (G3)
    Chukyo Racecourse
    Result
  • Video
    2015.07.05
    CBC Sho (G3)
    Chukyo Racecourse
    Result
  • Video
    2015.07.05
    Radio Nikkei Sho (G3)
    Fukushima Racecourse
    Result
  • Sapporo Kinen (G2)
    2015.08.23
    Sapporo Kinen (G2)
    Sapporo Racecourse
  • TV Nishinippon Corp. Sho Kitakyushu Kinen (G3)
    2015.08.23
    TV Nishinippon Corp. Sho Kitakyushu Kinen (G3)
    Kokura Racecourse
  • Sekiya Kinen (G3)
    2015.08.16
    Sekiya Kinen (G3)
    Niigata Racecourse
  • Elm Stakes (G3)
    2015.08.16
    Elm Stakes (G3)
    Sapporo Racecourse
  • Leopard Stakes (G3)
    2015.08.09
    Leopard Stakes (G3)
    Niigata Racecourse
  • Kokura Kinen (G3)
    2015.08.09
    Kokura Kinen (G3)
    Kokura Racecourse
  • Ibis Summer Dash (G3)
    2015.08.02
    Ibis Summer Dash (G3)
    Niigata Racecourse
  • Hokkaido Shimbun Hai Queen Stakes (G3)
    2015.08.02
    Hokkaido Shimbun Hai Queen Stakes (G3)
    Sapporo Racecourse
  • Kokura Summer Jump (J-G3)
    2015.08.01
    Kokura Summer Jump (J-G3)
    Kokura Racecourse
  • Toyota Sho Chukyo Kinen (G3)
    2015.07.26
    Toyota Sho Chukyo Kinen (G3)
    Chukyo Racecourse
  • Hakodate Nisai Stakes (G3)
    2015.07.26
    Hakodate Nisai Stakes (G3)
    Hakodate Racecourse
  • Hakodate Kinen (G3)
    2015.07.19
    Hakodate Kinen (G3)
    Hakodate Racecourse
  • Tanabata Sho (G3)
    2015.07.12
    Tanabata Sho (G3)
    Fukushima Racecourse
  • Procyon Stakes (G3)
    2015.07.12
    Procyon Stakes (G3)
    Chukyo Racecourse
  • CBC Sho (G3)
    2015.07.05
    CBC Sho (G3)
    Chukyo Racecourse
  • Radio Nikkei Sho (G3)
    2015.07.05
    Radio Nikkei Sho (G3)
    Fukushima Racecourse