Keyword: Eiichi Kobayashi

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    Gold Ship Repeats in Takarazuka Kinen

    Gold Ship overcame a tardy start and scored an unprecedented second straight win in the Takarazuka Kinen (Jpn-I) June 29 at Hanshin racecourse.

  • Gold Ship wins the Takarazuka Kinen.
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    Gold Ship's Hanshin Win Secures BC Turf Slot

    Dual Japanese classic winner Gold Ship earned a Breeders' Cup Turf (gr. IT) berth when shaking off Gentildonna and charging past leader Danon Ballade for a clear win in the Takarazuka Kinen (Jpn-I) June 23 at Hanshin.

  • Gold Ship wins the Arima Kinen.
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    Gold Ship Sails Last to First in Arima Kinen

    Favorite and dual classic winner Gold Ship scored a thrilling come-from-behind tour de force in the Arima Kinen (Jpn-I), Japan's season finale and all-star race Dec. 23 at Nakayama.

  • Orfevre winning the 2012 Arima Kinen.

    Japanese Finale Features Rulership, Gold Ship

    Hong Kong group I winner Rulership and dual Japanese classic winner Gold Ship look to be the early favorites for the Arima Kinen (Grand Prix) (Jpn-I), the Japan's biggest race and its season finale, on Dec. 22.

  • Gold Ship Wins Kikuka Sho for Classic Double

    Gold Ship solidified his credentials as Japan's top 3-year-old on Oct. 21 at Kyoto when he completed a last-to-first rally in the Kikuka Sho (Jpn-I Japanese St. Leger), the final jewel in Japan's Triple Crown.