29 Oct '12, 2am
“English Race Call Video” and “Photos” of 2012 Tenno Sho (Autumn)(G1) are available at #horseracing #JRA
Witnessed by their Imperial Majesties the Emperor and Empress of Japan, in their first attendance since 2005, Eishin Flash swept under the wire to capture this year's Tenno Sho (Autumn)—a much awaited victory after winless for two years and five months since his Tokyo Yushun (Japanese Derby) triumph in 2010. Struggling under pressure, his runner-up effort in the 2011 Arima Kinen was followed by a sixth in the Dubai World Cup, his first race this season, and another sixth in the Takarazuka Kinen. He had also come off a disappointing ninth in his previous race and first start of his autumn campaign, the Mainichi Okan (G2), and was sent off fifth favorite in double digit odds in this race.Italian jockey Mirco Demuro, most known for his triumphs with Victoire Pisa in the 2010 Arima Kinen and the 2011 Dubai World Cup, celebrated his seventh JRA G1 victory. It is the third conse...