A total of 16 horses have been entered for the 2012 Sprinters Stakes at Nakayama.
Curren Chan, the defending champion who won the g1 Takamatsunomiya Kinen earlier this season, drew post 14.
Epice Arome and Lord Kanaloa, who finished before Curren Chan in the Centaur Stakes, drew post 15 and 16 respectively.
Lucky Nine, who beat Curren Chan in the HK Sprint last season, got post 5. Little Bridge, winner of the King's Stand Stakes, will break from post 7.
The field is as follows:
1 Majin Prosper/5h/57/Yuichi Fukunaga
2 Fifth Petal/6h/57/Masayoshi Ebina
3 Dream Valentino/5h/57/Kohei Matsuyama
4 San Carlo/6h/57/Yutaka Yoshida
5 Lucky Nine(IRE)/5g/57/Brett Prebble
6 A Shin Virgo/5m/55/Hiroyuki Uchida
7 Little Bridge(NZ)/6g/57/Zachary Purton
8 Spring Thunder/5m/55/Hirofumi Shii
9 Sandalphon/9h/57/Manabu Sakai
10 Bloomin' Bar/7m/55/Masami Matsuoka
11 Pas de Trois/5h/57/Katsumi Ando
12 Captain Obvious(AUS)/7g/57/Oscar Chavez
13 Dasher Go Go/5h/57/Norihiro Yokoyama
14 Curren Chan/5m/55/Kenichi Ikezoe
15 Epice Arome/3f/53/Yutaka Take
16 Lord Kanaloa/4c/57/Yasunari Iwata