26/11/2023. Horse Racing World: How did Equinox’s Japan Cup masterclass stack up on ratings and against the best of the rest? (JPN)


Equinox was electric in the Japan Cup on Sunday morning

Equinox will officially be crowned the world’s best horse in January, but how far ahead of his rivals he is after his spellbinding display in Sunday’s Japan Cup has yet to be determined.

The powerhouse colt went into his nation’s most prestigious race with an official rating of 129, which was just 1lb ahead of Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe hero Ace Impact and Shadwell star Mostahdaf, who was brilliant in the Prince of Wales’s and York’s International Stakes.

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Equinox Proves A Facile Winner of the Japan Cup

Silk Racing Co. Ltd.’s EQUINOX (JPN) (c, 4, Kitasan Black {Jpn}–Chateau Blanche {Jpn}, by King Halo {Jpn}) cemented his status as one of the greats in the history of the Japanese turf, overhauling loose leader… [To read this entire TDN News Story, click here.]

by TDN