Earnestly opened a substantial lead in the homestretch and held off favored Buena Vista in record time to win the Takarazuka Kinen (Jpn-I), an all-star race worth $3.2 million held at Hanshin Racecourse June 26.
- Bay Horse
- Born 2005
|Breeder||NORTH HILLS MANAGEMENT|
|Earnestly (JPN) View Five-Cross Pedigree||Grass Wonder||Silver Hawk|
|Lettre d'Amour (JPN)||Tony Bin (IRE)|
|Dyna China (JPN)|
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In what trainer Hiroyoshi Matsuda called her "best race ever" favored Buena Vista scored a two-length win in the Tenno Sho (Autumn). The 142nd running of the
With a powerful late burst, outsider Nakayama Festa nabbed favorite Buena Vista in the final strides to win the $3.1 million Takarazuka Kinen (Jpn-I), Japan's grand prix race to conclude the spring racing season June 27.