Orfevre closes career with sensational victory

Dec 22, 2013

Orfevre closes career with sensational victory

Two-time Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe runnerup Orfevre ended his career on an emphatic note as the 2011 Japanese Triple Crown champion won the Arima Kinen by an astounding eight lengths on Sunday. The overwhelming first choice under Kenichi Ikezoe, Orfevre captured Japan’s grand ...

Sep 16, 2013

Japanese horses show stuff during Arc trials

Japan’s hopes of landing Europe’s most prestigious race, the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe, after 33 years of heartbreak received a huge boost when both Kizuna and Orfevre won their Arc trials Sunday in impressive fashion. Kizuna, this year’s Japan Derby winner, won the ...