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Japanese jockey Yasunari Iwata on Gentildonna races against with... News Photo400 Meter,Horse Racing,Japan,Japan Cup,Jockey,Riding,Sport,Sports Race,Tokyo - Japan,Tokyo Racecourse,Vertical,WinningPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPJapanese jockey Yasunari Iwata on Gentildonna (R) races against with Orfevre (L) ridden by Kenichi Ikezoe to win the 2,400-metre (1.5 mile) Japan Cup horse race at the Tokyo Race Course on November 25, 2012. Gentildonna edged past Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe runner-up Orfevre by a nose to become the first three-year-old filly to win the Japan Cup horse racing. AFP PHOTO / KAZUHIRO NOGI (Photo credit should read KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images)