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Japan's love affair with horse racing

Some 5,000 Japanese fans, with individual fan clubs for horses and riders, traveled to Longchamp in Paris for last year's Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe. A similar contingent is expected this weekend.

Some 5,000 Japanese fans, with individual fan clubs for horses and riders, traveled to Longchamp in Paris for last year's Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe. A similar contingent is expected this weekend.