Sumii, Katsuhiko
Age: 53
Katsuhiko Sumii is one of the most successful international campaigners among the Japanese training ranks. He has no less than 34 G1 successes and five of them were achieved outside Japan: Hong Kong Mile (2005 Hat Trick), and the American Oaks (2005 Cesario), a one-two finish in the 2006 Melbourne Cup with Delta Blues and Pop Rock, the Dubai World Cup (2011 Victoire Pisa), and the QEII Cup (2012 Rulership). Among the best horses he has trained are 2008 and 2009 Japanese Horse of the Year Vodka, as well as seven-time G1/JPN G1 winner Kane Hekili. He was crowned the JRA's champion trainer three times in a row (2011-2013). He sits third on the JRA trainers' standings with 48 wins for the season (as of 23 November). He broke a drought of nearly two years when top three-year-old Kiseki took the G1 Kikuka Sho (Japanese St. Leger) in October. This is his first HKIR visit since 2006. HKIR wins (1): Hong Kong Mile (2005 Hat Trick). Hong Kong wins: 2
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Stakes won : - No. of Wins : 0 Total Runners : 0
No. of Wins in past 10 race days : 0 No. of 2nds : 0 Win % : 0.00%
No. of 3rds : 0
No. of 4ths : 0

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