Membership fails in Capital bid

British challenger Membership could finish only eighth behind Kinetics in the Capital Stakes in Tokyo earlier today.

British challenger Membership could finish only eighth behind Kinetics in the Capital Stakes in Tokyo earlier today.

The Clive Brittain-trained four-year-old was partnered by Kieren Fallon in the mile race but failed to make an impact as locally-trained runners filled the first three places.

Kinetics ran out a half-length winner of the 15-runner race while Yukino Sun Royal was second, with Starry Heaven a further half-length back in third.

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