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Asahi Hai Futurity Stakes

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History

ADMIRE MARS winning the Asahi Hai Futurity Stakes at Hanshin in Japan.
ADMIRE MARS winning the Asahi Hai Futurity Stakes at Hanshin in Japan. Picture: Japan Racing Association

The Asahi Hai Futurity Stakes is a Grade 1 race run under Set Weight conditions for two year old colts and fillies at Hanshin racecourse conducted by the Japan Racing Association.
The Asahi Hai Futurity Stakes is run over 1600m. It was first run in 1949.
The Asahi Hai Futurity Stakes is worth JPY152,200,000 in 2019 (approx. AUD1.9million).
Hanshin racecourse is a right handed course with the start halfway up the back straight.
This is effectively the championship race for all the 2yos each year.
After previously being held at Nakayama, it was moved to Hanshin in 2014.
After winning this race in 2009 and good runs in the Japanese Classics, Rose Kingdom would controversially have a Japan Cup on the mantelpiece a year later.
Craig Williams won this race aboard Alfredo during a stint in 2011.
The trainers have spread this race around.
Notable winners of the Asahi Hai Futurity Stakes include Logotype (2012), Grand Prix Boss (2010), Rose Kingdom (2009), Eishin Preston (1999), Grass Wonder (1997), Bubble Gum Fellow (1995) and Narita Brian (1993).
The 2018 Asahi Hai Futurity Stakes was won by Admire Mars from Kurino Gaudi and Gran Alegria.
Racing and Sports

Previous Asahi Hai Futurity Stakes Winners

Date Horse Jockey WT Trainer BP
ADMIRE MARS (JPN) 2C
DAIWA MAJOR (JPN) - VIA MEDICI (IRE) MEDICEAN (GB)
M DEMURO 55.0 Y TOMOMICHI 6
DANON PREMIUM (JPN) 2C
DEEP IMPACT (JPN) - INDIANA GAL (IRE) INTIKHAB (USA)
Y KAWADA 55.0 MITSUMASA NAKAUCHIDA 1
SATONO ARES (JPN) 2C
DEEP IMPACT (JPN) - SATONO AMAZONES (IRE) DANEHILL (USA)
H SHII 55.0 K FUJISAWA 17
LEONTES (JPN) 2C
KING KAMEHAMEHA (JPN) - CESARIO (JPN) SPECIAL WEEK (JPN)
M DEMURO 55.0 KATSUHIKO SUMII 15
DANON PLATINA (JPN) 2C
DEEP IMPACT (JPN) - BADEELAH (USA) UNBRIDLED'S SONG (USA)
M EBINA 55.0 SAKAE KUNIEDA 2
ASIA EXPRESS (USA) 2C
HENNY HUGHES (USA) - RUNNING BOBCATS (USA) RUNNING STAG (USA)
RYAN MOORE 55.0 T TEZUKA 6
LOGOTYPE (JPN) 2C
LOHENGRIN (JPN) - STEREOTYPE (JPN) SUNDAY SILENCE (USA)
M DEMURO 55.0 TSUYOSHI TANAKA 14
ALFREDO (JPN) 2C
SYMBOLI KRIS S (USA) - PRINCESS CAMELLIA (JPN) SUNDAY SILENCE (USA)
C WILLIAMS 55.0 T TEZUKA 3
GRAND PRIX BOSS (JPN) 2C
SAKURA BAKUSHIN O (JPN) - ROSY MIST (JPN) SUNDAY SILENCE (USA)
M DEMURO 55.0 Y YAHAGI 11
ROSE KINGDOM (JPN) 2C
KING KAMEHAMEHA (JPN) - ROSEBUD (JPN) SUNDAY SILENCE (USA)
F KOMAKI 55.0 K HASHIGUCHI 8
SEIUN WONDER (JPN) 2C
GRASS WONDER (USA) - SEIUN KUNOICHI (JPN) SUNDAY SILENCE (USA)
Y IWATA 55.0 M RYOKE 3
GOSHAWK KEN (USA) 2C
BERNSTEIN (USA) - ALLTHEWAYBABY (USA) GRAND SLAM (USA)
M KATSUURA 55.0 M SAITO 1
DREAM JOURNEY (JPN) 2C
STAY GOLD (JPN) - ORIENTAL ART (JPN) MEJIRO MCQUEEN (JPN)
M EBINA 55.0 Y IKEE 3
FUSAICHI RICHARD (JPN) 2C
KUROFUNE (USA) - FUSAICHI AIREDALE (JPN) SUNDAY SILENCE (USA)
Y FUKUNAGA 55.0 K MATSUDA 12
MEINER RECOLTE (JPN) 2C
CHIEF BEARHART (CAN) - MIYAGI MINORU (JPN) TAI TEHM (JPN)
HIROKI GOTO 55.0 M HORII 7
COSMO SUNBEAM (JPN) 2C
ZAGREB (USA) - ROBBIES RAINBOW (GB) RAINBOW QUEST (USA)
DARIO VARGIU 55.0 SHUICHI SASAKI 1
EISHIN CHAMP (USA) 2C
MI CIELO (USA) - EISHIN MICHIGAN (USA) MANILA (USA)
Y FUKUNAGA 55.0 TSUTOMU SETOGUCHI 5