Japanese raider Happy Grin’s legion of fans donate 2 million yen to send the underdog to Hong Kong

//Japanese raider Happy Grin’s legion of fans donate 2 million yen to send the underdog to Hong Kong

Japanese raider Happy Grin’s legion of fans donate 2 million yen to send the underdog to Hong Kong

He’s an underdog who earned a following taking on the mighty Almond Eye and Happy Grin races in Sunday’s Group One Standard Chartered Champions & Chater Cup (2,400m) on the back of the generosity of his fans.The Junji Tanaka-trained four-year-old finished seventh behind Almond Eye in last year’s Japan Cup but still needed the help of the racing public to make it to Hong Kong, with his loyal supporter base banding together to raise 2 million yen (HK$143,000).“This is not a 100 per cent…

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