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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 …