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Epiphaneia Returns To Winning Form In Japan Cup

Epiphaneia Returns To Winning Form In Japan Cup

1 Dec, 2014

Talented Japanese stayer Epiphaneia returned to winning form for the first time in over a year with an outstanding victory in the 2014 Japan Cup at Tokyo yesterday.

Ryan Moore (pictured after winning the 2014 Melbourne Cup) was unable to steer Gentildonna to an historic third straight Japan Cup victory. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Epiphaneia …

Williams pipped in 2011 Japan Cup – Buena Vista wins

Williams pipped in 2011 Japan Cup – Buena Vista wins

27 Nov, 2011

Australian jockey Craig Williams had to settle for a close second when Buena Vista won the Grade 1 $6.5m 2011 Japan Cup (2400m) in Tokyo today.

Williams gave his mount Tosen Jordan a superb ride from barrier 16 and had the race won everywhere bar the final 50m when it was taken by the darling …

Poor draw for Williams’ Japan Cup hope

Poor draw for Williams’ Japan Cup hope

25 Nov, 2011

Hot jock Craig Williams will have to ride a gem of a race in Sunday’s Group $6.5m 2011 Japan Cup (2400m) after his mount Tosen Jordan drew poorly.

The Yasutoshi Ikee-trained galloper drew the outside gate in 16, making the task in what many believe the strongest Cup for years, much tougher.

It wasn’t much …

Williams on live Japan Cup hope

Williams on live Japan Cup hope

24 Nov, 2011

Those convinced jockey Craig Williams could win on a broomstick at present should take notice of Sunday’s Grade 1 $6.5 2011 Japan Cup (2400m) in Tokyo.

He is riding local galloper Tosen Jordan  who is third favourite with Tabsportsbet at $8 after a career best win.

The five-year-old gelding is shooting for a hat-trick after …

Williams Says Sayonara To Look For Cup Hope

Williams Says Sayonara To Look For Cup Hope

20 Apr, 2011

Jockey Craig Williams will head to Japan in search of a Melbourne Cup winning ride

The dream of Craig Williams is to win a Melbourne Cup and this year he’s taking a big gamble by travelling to Japan in the hopes of finding a winner.

It’s a long way to go with no guarantees any …