Day: May 28, 2008

Japanese riders extend contracts

Both Ikuyasu Kurakane and Nozomu Tomizawa have signed six month extensions to their contracts at Seoul Race Park. The new deals will see Ikuyasu continue until the end of December and Nozomu until the end of January next year.  Ikuyasu currently has a record of 42 wins from 508 rides and Nozomu 18 from 338.

Meanwhile, various media have reported that South African jockey Chris Taylor will become the third overseas rider at Seoul.