More Sports / Horse Racing Sep 30, 2018

Fine Needle jets past pack to claim Sprinters Stakes

Race-favorite Fine Needle came from behind to claim the Sprinters Stakes on Sunday, as Grade 1 racing resumed after a three-month break. Fine Needle, piloted by Yuga Kawada, triumphed at a rainy Nakayama Racecourse in Chiba Prefecture with a late sprint past runner-up Love Kampf. ...

More Sports / Horse Racing Sep 29, 2013

Lord Kanaloa runs Grade I victory streak to five races

Lord Kanaloa threw himself into contention for horse-of-the-year honors as the defending champion won the Sprinters Stakes for his fifth consecutive Grade 1 win on Sunday. The 5-year-old Lord Kanaloa lost in the Sprinters Stakes' Grade 2 trial, the Centaur Stakes, earlier this month but ...