(JPN), 2012H. Heart's Cry
(JPN) x Halwa Sweet(JPN) by Machiavellian(USA), captured his first G1 victory in this year’s Japan Cup 2400m turf at Tokyo where he deprived race favorite Kitasan Black
(JPN) from a back-to-back win, on November 26th 2017.
-- replay (English)
1st 1 Cheval Grand(JPN)[Heart's Cry
(JPN) x Halwa Sweet(JPN) by Machiavellian(USA)] H5 57 02:23.7
2nd 2 Rey de Oro(JPN) [King Kamehameha(JPN) x La Dorada(JPN) by Symboli Kris S(USA)] C3 55 02:23.9
3rd 4 Kitasan Black(JPN)[Black Tide
(JPN) x Sugar Heart(JPN) by Sakura Bakushin O(JPN)] H5 57 02:23.9
4th 11 Makahiki(JPN) C4 57 02:24.6
5th 14 Idaho(IRE) C4 57 02:24.7
6th 9 Rainbow Line(JPN) C4 57 02:24.7
7th 8 Soul Stirring(JPN) F3 53 02:24.9
8th 16 Yamakatsu Ace(JPN) H5 57 02:25.0
9th 3 Guignol(GER) H5 57 02:25.0
10th 12 Satono Crown(JPN) H5 57 02:25.2
11th 13 Sciacchetra(JPN) C4 57 02:25.2
12th 5 Sounds of Earth(JPN) H6 57 02:25.2
12th 10 Boom Time(AUS) H6 57 02:25.2
14th 17 Last Impact(JPN) H7 57 02:25.3
15th 6 Iquitos(GER) H5 57 02:25.5
16th 15 One and Only(JPN) H6 57 02:25.7
17th 7 Decipher(JPN) H8 57 02:26.0
-- JRA results
Cheval Grand's dam Halwa Sweet
(JPN) has now produced three individual G1 winners with the sons of Sunday Silence(USA) adding to her filly foals Verxina(JPN) and Vivlos(JPN), both by Deep Impact(JPN).
Her 3rd dam is the legendary Glorious Song(CAN).
Cheval Grand(JPN) is owned by ex-MLB pitcher ''Dai-Majin'' Kazuhiro Sasaki who also had Verxina(JPN) and Vivlos(JPN).
-- Cheval Grand(JPN) (Heart's Cry)
-- Heart's Cry(JPN) : 2001H. Sunday Silence(USA) x Irish Dance(JPN) by Tony Bin(IRE)