Shahryar upsets favorite Efforia in Japanese Derby

Horse Racing May 30, 2021

Shahryar upsets favorite Efforia in Japanese Derby

Fourth favorite Shahryar nosed past top favorite Efforia at the wire to win the 88th running of the Grade 1 Japanese Derby, the second leg of the Japanese triple crown, on Sunday at Tokyo Racecourse. With jockey Yuichi Fukunaga aboard, Shahryar won the classic for ...