Capella Stakes

The Capella Stakes (Japanese カペラステークス) is a Grade 3 horse race for Thoroughbreds aged three and over, run in December over a distance of 1200 metres on dirt at Nakayama Racecourse.[1]

Capella Stakes
Grade 3 race
LocationNakayama Racecourse
Inaugurated2008
Race typeThoroughbred Flat racing
Race information
Distance2000 metres
SurfaceDirt
TrackRight-handed
Qualification3-y-o+
Weight4-y-o+ 56 kg, 3-y-o 55 kg, fillies allowed 2 kg
Purse¥77,360,000 (total), ¥36,000,000 (winner)

The race was first run in 2008 and has held Grade 3 status since 2009.

Winners since 2008Edit

Year
Winner
Age
Jockey
Trainer
Time
2008 Victory Tetsuni 4 Norihiro Yokoyama Hiroyuki Mori 1:08.7
2009 Million Disk 5 Issei Murata Yoshiyuki Arakawa 1:09.6
2010 Sei Crimson 4 Hideaki Miyuki Toshiyuki Hattori 1:09.7
2011 Keiai Gerbera 5 Shinichiro Akiyama Osamu Hirata 1:09.1
2012 Silk Fortune 6 Norihiro Yokoyama Norio Fujisawa 1:10.8
2013 Northern River 5 Yoshitomi Shibata Hidekazu Asami 1:10.7
2014 Danon Legend 4 Kyosuke Maruta Akira Murayama 1:09.5
2015 Kikuno Storm 6 Hiroyuki Uchida Naohiro Yoshida 1:09.7
2016 Nobo Baccara 4 Hiroyuki Uchida Shoichi Temma 1:10.2[2]
2017 Dios Corrida 3 Akihide Tsumura Yoshitada Takahashi 1:11.0[3]
2018 Copano Kicking 3 Daichi Shibata Akira Murayama 1:10.2[4]
2019 Copano Kicking 4 Nanako Fujita Akira Murayama 1:09.3
2020 Justin 4 Ryusei Sakai Yoshito Yahagi 1:09.8

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Capella Stakes". Horse Racing in Japan.
  2. ^ "2016 result". Racing Post. 11 December 2016.
  3. ^ "2017 result". Racing Post. 10 December 2017.
  4. ^ "2018 result". Racing Post. 9 December 2018.