Take reaches 204 wins for season

first_imgOSAKA – Jockey Yutaka Take matched a career best with his 204th victory this season after winning three races at the Hanshin Racecourse on Saturday.Take, who is scheduled to take part in 11 races Sunday, won the second, fifth and 11th races to tie his record before finishing in fifth atop Big Smash in the 12th race. Take hopes to break the single-season record he established last year when he became the first jockey to reach 200 wins in races organized by the Japan Racing Association. GET THE BEST OF THE JAPAN TIMES IN FIVE EASY PIECES WITH TAKE 5last_img