Makahiki finishes near rear in Arc

/ Oct 3, 2016

Makahiki finishes near rear in Arc

Japanese Derby winner Makahiki fizzled to 14th in a field of 16 as Japan again missed out on the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe title on Sunday. Found, the 6-1 shot, won to lead home a 1-2-3 for Irish trainer Aidan O'Brien in one of ...

Fukunaga eyes Arc glory

/ Oct 2, 2014

Fukunaga eyes Arc glory

The Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe is regarded as the greatest prize in racing by the Japanese and two-time champion jockey Yuichi Fukunaga hopes he finally delivers it to them when he rides the hotly fancied Just A Way at Longchamp on Sunday. The 37-year-old, ...

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 Group ...