Trainer Bob Baffert says star four-year-old is headed for world’s richest race and will bypass the Pegasus World Cup.
Superstar racemare polled more votes than Triple Crown winners Contrail and Daring Tact to win the prestigious prize.
Canadian-based jockey, who arrived from Japan with virtually no English two years ago, is heading for a stint in Saudi Arabia.
Mickaelle Michel has become the first European female in JRA history to receive a licence to ride in Japan’s top tier.
Fans’ pick and race favourite Chrono Genesis just got the better of a tight finish to the Arima Kinen, the world’s biggest turnover betting race.
Danon The Kid is following the Contrail path to glory by winning G1 Hopeful Stakes to cap unbeaten two-year-old campaign in Japan.
Big plans are afoot for the equine Messi, trained in Belgium by Timo Keersmaekers.
Christophe Soumillon rode two winners in Hong Kong on his first day riding since failing a coronavirus test at the Breeders’ Cup.