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Bowman Set For Stint In Japan

Bowman Set For Stint In Japan

17 Nov, 2015

Leading jockey Hugh Bowman is set to head to Japan for a six week stint this evening and he is delighted to receive the opportunity to ride in another racing jurisdiction.

Hugh Bowman was one of the form jockeys of the 2015 Spring Racing Carnival. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Bowman went to Hong Kong for …

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 …