HYOGO PREF. — Eishin Deputy knocked off some of the more fancied runners with an all-the-way win in the 49th Takarazuka Kinen at Hanshin racecourse on Sunday afternoon.

The 6-year-old put up a game display under jockey Hiroyuki Uchida, who took the shortest way round, despite ground worries after a night of heavy rain and showers on the day.

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