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Superstar colt Contrail will have the final start of his career in the 41st edition of Japan’s joint-richest race in Tokyo.
Last year’s Triple Crown hero set to return after six-month break at Tokyo racecourse on October 31 before running in Japan Cup and Arima Kinen.
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The four-year-old colt came close to making his G1 breakthrough when finishing runner-up in the Tenno Sho (Spring) won by World Premiere.
The five-year-old mare continued Japan’s domination of Hong Kong’s Queen Elizabeth II Cup when becoming her nation’s sixth winner of the HK$25 million feature.
Unbeaten filly extends winning sequence to six as rain his Hanshin ahead of much-anticipated G1 clash.
Superstar sprinter/miler’s connections have nominated the 1m2f Osaka Hai for her return to action – a race which is also on Contrail’s spring schedule.