Japan Racing Journal

Numbers of 2015


News Digest

2015.12.30 Sound True captures Tokyo Daishoten
2015.12.30 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Dec. 29)
2015.12.29 2016 NAR Racing Fixture (Jan. to Mar.) & Principal Dirt Race Schedule (Jan. to Dec.)
2015.12.27 Gold Actor Lands First G1 Title and Four-Race Winning Streak in the Arima Kinen | view video |
2015.12.26 Up to Date Wins the Nakayama Daishogai to Capture both J-GI Jump Titles in 2015 | view video |
2015.12.25 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Dec. 24)
2015.12.24 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Dec. 23)
2015.12.20 Leontes Claims Asahi Hai Futurity Stakes in Second Career Start | view video |
2015.12.17 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Dec. 16)
2015.12.14 Japan rules Hong Kong turf with Mile, Cup victories
2015.12.13 Race Favorite Major Emblem Cruises to Hanshin Juvenile Fillies Victory | view video |
2015.12.10 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Dec. 9)
2015.12.10 Tosaki places third in HK Jockeys' Championship
2015.12.06 Sambista Scores Upset Victory in This Year's Champions Cup to Become the First Female to Claim JRA-G1 Dirt Title | view video |
2015.12.03 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Dec. 2)
2015.11.29 Shonan Pandora puts lid on Japan Cup
2015.11.29 Shonan Pandora Tops International Field for Japan Cup Victory | view video |
2015.11.26 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Nov. 25)
2015.11.25 Exclusive Topics for JAPAN AUTUMN INTERNATIONAL 2015 - 4th Edition -
2015.11.22 Maurice Claims This Year's Mile Championship to Capture Consecutive G1 Mile Titles | view video |
2015.11.19 Get the facts: Detailed information now at your fingertips
2015.11.19 List of JRA Graded Races 2016
2015.11.18 Exclusive Topics for JAPAN AUTUMN INTERNATIONAL 2015 - 3rd Edition -
2015.11.15 Marialite Tops G1 Mares and Fillies in Queen Elizabeth II Cup | view video |
2015.11.10 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Nov. 5)
2015.11.08 Favorite Gold Actor brilliant in Copa Republica Argentina | view video |
2015.11.04 Female jockey makes history aboard Melbourne Cup longshot; Japan's duo a double rout
2015.11.04 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Nov. 3)
2015.11.03 2015 Emirates Melbourne Cup (G1): Japan's Fame Game, Hokko Brave finish thirteenth, seventeenth, respectively
2015.11.01 Lovely Day Strongly Dominates the Field for His Second G1 Title in the Tenno Sho (Autumn) | view video |
2015.10.30 Exclusive Topics for JAPAN AUTUMN INTERNATIONAL 2015 - 2nd Edition -
2015.10.27 The Japan Cup in association with Longines: renewal of partnership agreement
2015.10.25 Fifth Favorite Kitasan Black Captures First G1 Title in This Year's Kikuka Sho | view video |
2015.10.19 Favorite Mongolian Khan captures Caulfield; Japan's Fame Game finishes 6th with Hokko Brave in 10th
2015.10.19 2016 JRA Racing Fixture & Graded Race Schedule announced
2015.10.19 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Oct. 15)
2015.10.18 Yushun Himba winner Mikki Queen Captures Shuka Sho title in Record Time | view video |
2015.10.18 2015 BMW Caulfield Cup (G1): Japan's Fame Game, Hokko Brave finish sixth, tenth, respectively
2015.10.14 Satono Tiger snares Ohi's Interaction Cup; Cheon Gu's fourth best for Korea three
2015.10.13 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Oct. 12)
2015.10.08 Exclusive Topics for Japan Autumn International 2015 - 1st Edition -
2015.10.08 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Oct. 6 , 7)
2015.10.06 Japan Racing Journal Feature Article: "Review of Japanese Horse Racing in the First Half of 2015"
2015.10.05 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Oct. 1)
2015.10.04 Six-Year-Old Straight Girl Wins Sprinters Stakes | view video |
2015.10.01 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Sep. 30)
2015.09.29 JRA Horse-Racing Reserved Seat Ticket at Tokyo Racecourse
2015.09.24 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Sep. 23)
2015.09.18 Orfevre inducted into Racing Hall of Fame
2015.08.31 Kim claims Young Guns Challenge in Korea
2015.08.31 Korea's Choegang Schiller captures Challenge Cup at Seoul; Japan's Kogyo Douglas finishes fifth
2015.08.30 2015 WASJ - Joao Moreira Claims World All-Star Champion Title with Mesmerizing Skills | view video - 3rd leg | view video - 4th leg | view video - Closing ceremony |
2015.08.29 2015 WASJ - Moreira Works Magic from Day One | view video - 1st leg | view video - 2nd leg |
2015.08.19 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Aug 18)
2015.08.14 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Aug 13)
2015.08.13 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Aug 12)
2015.08.12 2015 World All-Star Jockeys - outline and jockey profiles
2015.08.10 Girls Team wins first Shergar Cup; Take scores 12 as team takes third place
2015.08.07 Japan's Arc Hopes Reduced to One
2015.08.07 Increased Interest in Overseas Challenges in Australia
2015.08.07 Exclusive Topics for Horse Racing in Japan - Summer Edition -
2015.08.06 2015 JPN Thoroughbred Rankings (Jan. 1 to Jul. 31)
2015.08.05 2015 World All-Star Jockeys - JRA puts new spin on jockey gala
2015.07.21 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - July 20)
2015.07.17 Turkish riders sweep Istanbul challenge; Demuro finishes sixth overall
2015.07.09 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - July 8)
2015.07.02 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - July 1)
2015.06.28 Sixth-Pick Lovely Day Captures First G1 Title in the Grand Prix Takarazuka Kinen | view video |
2015.06.25 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - June. 24)
2015.06.22 Super Moon out of luck at Royal Ascot
2015.06.21 Japan's Super Moon finishes tenth in the Wolferton Handicap Stakes
2015.06.19 Sixth place finish for Spielberg at Royal Ascot
2015.06.18 Japan's Spielberg finishes sixth in the Prince of Wales's Stakes
2015.06.16 Germany's Scardino captures apprentice event in France; Mizuguchi finishes sixth
2015.06.12 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - June. 11)
2015.06.11 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - June. 10)
2015.06.08 Esmeraldina takes top honours in Ttukseom Cup
2015.06.07 Japan's Esmeraldina wins Korea's Ttukseom Cup
2015.06.07 Race Favorite Maurice Captures This Year's Yasuda Kinen in His First G1 Attempt | view video |
2015.05.31 Duramente Continues To Best Three-Year-Olds in Tokyo Yushun | view video |
2015.05.28 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - May. 27)
2015.05.26 JRA Official Tour; JRA Tokyo Racecourse × Keio Plaza Hotel present a special horse-racing package for overseas guests
2015.05.24 Mikki Queen Pins Favorite for Yushun Himba (Japanese Oaks) Title | view video |
2015.05.18 Fourth place finish for Meiner Frost in SIA Cup
2015.05.17 Straight Girl Captures First G1 Title in Her Second Victoria Mile Challenge | view video |
2015.05.14 Japan's Kinomae wins in the eighth leg of the H.H. Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies World Championship
2015.05.10 2015 NHK Mile Cup (G1) - Jockey Norihiro Yokoyama Captures G1 titles Two Weeks in a Row | view video |
2015.05.07 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - May 4 , 5 and 6)
2015.05.03 Third Time's the Charm for Gold Ship for Tenno Sho (Spring) Title | view video |
2015.04.27 Big run from Staphanos to take second in Hong Kong QEII Cup
2015.04.19 Duramente Shows Late Bursting Speed in Dominating Satsuki Sho Title | view video |
2015.04.18 Up to Date Beats Favorites in Nakayama Grand Jump in Record Time | view video |
2015.04.15 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Apr. 14)
2015.04.13 No joy for Japanese runners in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes
2015.04.12 Let's Go Donki Romps to Impressive Victory in the Oka Sho | view video |
2015.04.11 2015 Queen Elizabeth Stakes: Japan's Tosen Stardom, To The World finish fifth, twelfth, respectively
2015.04.09 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Apr. 8)
2015.04.07 Real Impact goes close in thrilling Doncaster Mile
2015.04.07 JRA & NAR Statistics 2014
2015.04.06 2015 Doncaster Mile: Japan's Real Impact, World Ace finish second, eighth, respectively
2015.03.30 Team Japan falls short in Dubai, Hokko Tarumae 5th in World Cup
2015.03.30 Gallant To the World second in The BMW
2015.03.29 2015 Takamatsunomiya Kinen (G1) - Hong Kong Raider Aerovelocity Captures Japanese Sprint Champion Title | view video |
2015.03.29 2015 Dubai World Cup Day - Results of Japan-trained runners
2015.03.28 Japan's To the World finishes runnerup in BMW
2015.03.27 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Mar. 26)
2015.03.25 Japanese Delegates off to Dubai and Australia
2015.03.25 Kizuna Returns to Racing to Face Fenomeno and Gold Ship
2015.03.25 Sprint, Older Fillies/Mares, Mile, Steeplechase and Dirt Preview
2015.03.25 Three-Year-Old Classic Hopefuls Line Up after Trials
2015.03.25 Exclusive Topics for Horse Racing in Japan - Spring Edition -
2015.03.23 Japan duo make headlines Down Under: Real Impact claims George Ryder Stakes; Tosen Stardom second in Ranvet
2015.03.23 Racing Statistics 2014 (Local Governments)
2015.03.23 Racing Statistics 2014 (JRA)
2015.03.21 Real Impact wins George Ryder Stakes; Tosen Stardom finishes runnerup in Ranvet Stakes
2015.03.18 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Mar. 17)
2015.03.13 2015 NAR Racing Fixture & Principal Dirt Race Schedule (Apr. to Dec.)
2015.03.12 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Mar. 11)
2015.03.05 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Mar. 4)
2015.02.25 2015 JRA Graded Races Guidebook is now available!
2015.02.22 Copano Rickey Becomes First to Capture Consecutive February Stakes titles | view video |
2015.02.13 Japan Racing Journal Feature Article: "Summary of the Thoroughbred Sale in 2014"
2015.02.13 Japan Racing Journal Feature Article: "Summary of Sires results 2014"
2015.02.13 Japan Racing Journal Feature Article: "Review of Japanese Horse Racing in the Second Half of 2014"
2015.02.13 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Feb. 10)
2015.02.09 2015 Sales Dates in Japan
2015.02.06 Demuro, Lemaire pass JRA jockey exam, receive full-term licenses
2015.01.29 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Jan. 28)
2015.01.23 Just a Way, Epiphaneia honored as world's top two racehorses
2015.01.22 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Jan. 21)
2015.01.21 2014 JPN Thoroughbred Rankings (Jan. 1 to Dec. 31)
2015.01.16 NAR Grand Prix 2014 Winners Announced; Summit Stone awarded Horse of the Year
2015.01.16 2014 JRA Awards - Gentildonna Honored with Second Horse of the Year Title
2015.01.07 Winners of the 2014 JRA Awards announced

Feature Article

Other Major News

2015.12.29 2016 NAR Racing Fixture (Jan. to Mar.) & Principal Dirt Race Schedule (Jan. to Dec.)
2015.11.25 Exclusive Topics for JAPAN AUTUMN INTERNATIONAL 2015 - 4th Edition -
2015.11.19 Get the facts: Detailed information now at your fingertips
2015.11.19 List of JRA Graded Races 2016
2015.11.18 Exclusive Topics for JAPAN AUTUMN INTERNATIONAL 2015 - 3rd Edition -
2015.10.30 Exclusive Topics for JAPAN AUTUMN INTERNATIONAL 2015 - 2nd Edition -
2015.10.27 The Japan Cup in association with Longines: renewal of partnership agreement
2015.10.19 2016 JRA Racing Fixture & Graded Race Schedule announced
2015.10.08 Exclusive Topics for Japan Autumn International 2015 - 1st Edition -
2015.09.29 JRA Horse-Racing Reserved Seat Ticket at Tokyo Racecourse
2015.09.18 Orfevre inducted into Racing Hall of Fame
2015.08.12 2015 World All-Star Jockeys - outline and jockey profiles
2015.08.07 Japan's Arc Hopes Reduced to One
2015.08.07 Increased Interest in Overseas Challenges in Australia
2015.08.07 Exclusive Topics for Horse Racing in Japan - Summer Edition -
2015.08.06 2015 JPN Thoroughbred Rankings (Jan. 1 to Jul. 31)
2015.08.05 2015 World All-Star Jockeys - JRA puts new spin on jockey gala
2015.05.26 JRA Official Tour; JRA Tokyo Racecourse × Keio Plaza Hotel present a special horse-racing package for overseas guests
2015.04.07 JRA & NAR Statistics 2014
2015.03.25 Japanese Delegates off to Dubai and Australia
2015.03.25 Kizuna Returns to Racing to Face Fenomeno and Gold Ship
2015.03.25 Sprint, Older Fillies/Mares, Mile, Steeplechase and Dirt Preview
2015.03.25 Three-Year-Old Classic Hopefuls Line Up after Trials
2015.03.25 Exclusive Topics for Horse Racing in Japan - Spring Edition -
2015.03.23 Racing Statistics 2014 (Local Governments)
2015.03.23 Racing Statistics 2014 (JRA)
2015.03.13 2015 NAR Racing Fixture & Principal Dirt Race Schedule (Apr. to Dec.)
2015.02.25 2015 JRA Graded Races Guidebook is now available!
2015.02.09 2015 Sales Dates in Japan
2015.02.06 Demuro, Lemaire pass JRA jockey exam, receive full-term licenses
2015.01.23 Just a Way, Epiphaneia honored as world's top two racehorses
2015.01.21 2014 JPN Thoroughbred Rankings (Jan. 1 to Dec. 31)
2015.01.16 NAR Grand Prix 2014 Winners Announced; Summit Stone awarded Horse of the Year
2015.01.16 2014 JRA Awards - Gentildonna Honored with Second Horse of the Year Title
2015.01.07 Winners of the 2014 JRA Awards announced

JRA & NAR Major Race Results

2015.12.30 Sound True captures Tokyo Daishoten
2015.12.30 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Dec. 29)
2015.12.27 Gold Actor Lands First G1 Title and Four-Race Winning Streak in the Arima Kinen | view video |
2015.12.26 Up to Date Wins the Nakayama Daishogai to Capture both J-GI Jump Titles in 2015 | view video |
2015.12.25 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Dec. 24)
2015.12.24 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Dec. 23)
2015.12.20 Leontes Claims Asahi Hai Futurity Stakes in Second Career Start | view video |
2015.12.17 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Dec. 16)
2015.12.13 Race Favorite Major Emblem Cruises to Hanshin Juvenile Fillies Victory | view video |
2015.12.10 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Dec. 9)
2015.12.06 Sambista Scores Upset Victory in This Year's Champions Cup to Become the First Female to Claim JRA-G1 Dirt Title | view video |
2015.12.03 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Dec. 2)
2015.11.29 Shonan Pandora puts lid on Japan Cup
2015.11.29 Shonan Pandora Tops International Field for Japan Cup Victory | view video |
2015.11.26 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Nov. 25)
2015.11.22 Maurice Claims This Year's Mile Championship to Capture Consecutive G1 Mile Titles | view video |
2015.11.15 Marialite Tops G1 Mares and Fillies in Queen Elizabeth II Cup | view video |
2015.11.10 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Nov. 5)
2015.11.08 Favorite Gold Actor brilliant in Copa Republica Argentina | view video |
2015.11.04 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Nov. 3)
2015.11.01 Lovely Day Strongly Dominates the Field for His Second G1 Title in the Tenno Sho (Autumn) | view video |
2015.10.25 Fifth Favorite Kitasan Black Captures First G1 Title in This Year's Kikuka Sho | view video |
2015.10.19 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Oct. 15)
2015.10.18 Yushun Himba winner Mikki Queen Captures Shuka Sho title in Record Time | view video |
2015.10.14 Satono Tiger snares Ohi's Interaction Cup; Cheon Gu's fourth best for Korea three
2015.10.13 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Oct. 12)
2015.10.08 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Oct. 6 , 7)
2015.10.05 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Oct. 1)
2015.10.04 Six-Year-Old Straight Girl Wins Sprinters Stakes | view video |
2015.10.01 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Sep. 30)
2015.09.24 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Sep. 23)
2015.08.30 2015 WASJ - Joao Moreira Claims World All-Star Champion Title with Mesmerizing Skills | view video - 3rd leg | view video - 4th leg | view video - Closing ceremony |
2015.08.29 2015 WASJ - Moreira Works Magic from Day One | view video - 1st leg | view video - 2nd leg |
2015.08.19 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Aug 18)
2015.08.14 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Aug 13)
2015.08.13 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Aug 12)
2015.07.21 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - July 20)
2015.07.09 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - July 8)
2015.07.02 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - July 1)
2015.06.28 Sixth-Pick Lovely Day Captures First G1 Title in the Grand Prix Takarazuka Kinen | view video |
2015.06.25 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - June. 24)
2015.06.12 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - June. 11)
2015.06.11 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - June. 10)
2015.06.07 Race Favorite Maurice Captures This Year's Yasuda Kinen in His First G1 Attempt | view video |
2015.05.31 Duramente Continues To Best Three-Year-Olds in Tokyo Yushun | view video |
2015.05.28 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - May. 27)
2015.05.24 Mikki Queen Pins Favorite for Yushun Himba (Japanese Oaks) Title | view video |
2015.05.17 Straight Girl Captures First G1 Title in Her Second Victoria Mile Challenge | view video |
2015.05.10 2015 NHK Mile Cup (G1) - Jockey Norihiro Yokoyama Captures G1 titles Two Weeks in a Row | view video |
2015.05.07 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - May 4 , 5 and 6)
2015.05.03 Third Time's the Charm for Gold Ship for Tenno Sho (Spring) Title | view video |
2015.04.19 Duramente Shows Late Bursting Speed in Dominating Satsuki Sho Title | view video |
2015.04.18 Up to Date Beats Favorites in Nakayama Grand Jump in Record Time | view video |
2015.04.15 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Apr. 14)
2015.04.12 Let's Go Donki Romps to Impressive Victory in the Oka Sho | view video |
2015.04.09 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Apr. 8)
2015.03.29 2015 Takamatsunomiya Kinen (G1) - Hong Kong Raider Aerovelocity Captures Japanese Sprint Champion Title | view video |
2015.03.27 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Mar. 26)
2015.03.18 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Mar. 17)
2015.03.12 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Mar. 11)
2015.03.05 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Mar. 4)
2015.02.22 Copano Rickey Becomes First to Capture Consecutive February Stakes titles | view video |
2015.02.13 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Feb. 10)
2015.01.29 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Jan. 28)
2015.01.22 Results of Principal Dirt Races (Local Governments - Jan. 21)

International Race News

2015.12.14 Japan rules Hong Kong turf with Mile, Cup victories
2015.12.10 Tosaki places third in HK Jockeys' Championship
2015.11.04 Female jockey makes history aboard Melbourne Cup longshot; Japan's duo a double rout
2015.11.03 2015 Emirates Melbourne Cup (G1): Japan's Fame Game, Hokko Brave finish thirteenth, seventeenth, respectively
2015.10.19 Favorite Mongolian Khan captures Caulfield; Japan's Fame Game finishes 6th with Hokko Brave in 10th
2015.10.18 2015 BMW Caulfield Cup (G1): Japan's Fame Game, Hokko Brave finish sixth, tenth, respectively
2015.08.31 Kim claims Young Guns Challenge in Korea
2015.08.31 Korea's Choegang Schiller captures Challenge Cup at Seoul; Japan's Kogyo Douglas finishes fifth
2015.08.10 Girls Team wins first Shergar Cup; Take scores 12 as team takes third place
2015.07.17 Turkish riders sweep Istanbul challenge; Demuro finishes sixth overall
2015.06.22 Super Moon out of luck at Royal Ascot
2015.06.21 Japan's Super Moon finishes tenth in the Wolferton Handicap Stakes
2015.06.19 Sixth place finish for Spielberg at Royal Ascot
2015.06.18 Japan's Spielberg finishes sixth in the Prince of Wales's Stakes
2015.06.16 Germany's Scardino captures apprentice event in France; Mizuguchi finishes sixth
2015.06.08 Esmeraldina takes top honours in Ttukseom Cup
2015.06.07 Japan's Esmeraldina wins Korea's Ttukseom Cup
2015.05.18 Fourth place finish for Meiner Frost in SIA Cup
2015.05.14 Japan's Kinomae wins in the eighth leg of the H.H. Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies World Championship
2015.04.27 Big run from Staphanos to take second in Hong Kong QEII Cup
2015.04.13 No joy for Japanese runners in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes
2015.04.11 2015 Queen Elizabeth Stakes: Japan's Tosen Stardom, To The World finish fifth, twelfth, respectively
2015.04.07 Real Impact goes close in thrilling Doncaster Mile
2015.04.06 2015 Doncaster Mile: Japan's Real Impact, World Ace finish second, eighth, respectively
2015.03.30 Team Japan falls short in Dubai, Hokko Tarumae 5th in World Cup
2015.03.30 Gallant To the World second in The BMW
2015.03.29 2015 Dubai World Cup Day - Results of Japan-trained runners
2015.03.28 Japan's To the World finishes runnerup in BMW
2015.03.23 Japan duo make headlines Down Under: Real Impact claims George Ryder Stakes; Tosen Stardom second in Ranvet
2015.03.21 Real Impact wins George Ryder Stakes; Tosen Stardom finishes runnerup in Ranvet Stakes

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