JRA Award for Best Sprinter or Miler

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The JRA Award for Best Sprinter or Miler is a title awarded annually by the Japan Racing Association (JRA). Since 1987 the honor has been part of the JRA Awards.

Winners

Year
Horse
Trainer
Owner
Age
1987Nippo TeioKinzo KubotaYuichi Yamaishi4
1988Soccer BoyYukiharu OnoShadai Racing3
1989Bamboo MemoryKunihiko TakeshiTakeda Tatsuichi4
1990Bamboo MemoryKunihiko TakeshiTakeda Tatsuichi5
1991Daiichi RubyYuji ItoHaruo Tsujimoto4
1992Nishino FlowerMasahiro MatsudaMasayuki Nishiyama3
1993Yamanin ZephyrYusuke KuritaHajime Doi5
1994Sakura Bakushin OKatsutaro SakaiSakura Commerce5
1995Hishi AkebonoMasaru SayamaMasaichiro Abe3
1996Flower ParkShouichi MatsumotoKatsumi Yoshida4
1997 Taiki Shuttle Kazuo Fujisawa Taiki Farm Co.3
1998 Taiki Shuttle Kazuo Fujisawa Taiki Farm Co.4
1999Air JihadMasanori ItoLucky Field Co.4
2000Daitaku YamatoSei IshizakaKazuo Nakamura6
2001Trot StarEiji NakanoMinoru Takano5
2002Admire CozzeneMitsuru HashidaRiichi Kondo6
2003DurandalMasahiro Sakaguchi Teruya Yoshida 4
2004DurandalMasahiro Sakaguchi Teruya Yoshida 5
2005Hat Trick Katsuhiko Sumii Carrot Farm4
2006 Daiwa Major Hiroyuki UeharaKeizo Oshiro5
2007 Daiwa Major Hiroyuki UeharaKeizo Oshiro6
2008Sleepless NightKojiro HashiguchiSunday Racing4
2009Laurel GuerreiroMitsugu KonLaurel Racing5
2010Kinshasa No KisekiNoriyuki HoriKazumi Yoshida7
2011 Curren Chan Takayuki YasudaTakashi Suzuki4
2012 Lord Kanaloa Takayuki YasudaLord Horse Club4
2013 Lord Kanaloa Takayuki YasudaLord Horse Club5
2014 Snow Dragon Noboru TakagiMakio Okada6
2015 Maurice Noriyuki HoriKazumi Yoshida4
2016 Mikki Isle Hidetaka OtonashiMizuki Noda5
2017 Red Falx Tomohito OzekiTokyoHorseRacing Co Ltd6 [1]
2018Fine NeedleYoshitada Takahashi Godolphin 5
2019 Indy Champ Hidetaka OtonashiSilk Racing4
2020 Gran Alegria Kazuo Fujisawa Sunday Racing4 [2]

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References

  1. "Winners of the 2017 JRA Awards announced". Horse Racing in Japan. 10 January 2018.
  2. "Winners of the 2020 JRA Awards announced". Horse Racing in Japan. 7 January 2021.