• Kyodo


Mirco Demuro won the February Stakes for the second straight year on Sunday, steering second choice Gold Dream to victory in the year’s first Grade 1 race on the Japanese calendar.

Gold Dream finished a neck in front of fifth favorite Best Warrior, cutting a time of 1 minute, 35.1 seconds in the 1,600-meter race at Tokyo Racecourse for his first career G1 win. The top pick, Kafuji Take, was third.

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