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American horses get acclimated

Updated: November 22, 2005, 11:50 AM ET
By Alan Shuback | Daily Racing Form

The American quartet for this weekend's two-race, $6 million extravaganza at Tokyo Racecourse took it rather easy last weekend, doing nothing more strenuous than cantering or galloping around the track at the Shiroi Quarantine Center.

Acclimating to new surroundings after an arduous trans-Pacific journey is never easy. Better Talk Now and King's Drama, who go in Sunday's $4 million Japan Cup, both traveled 6,700 miles from New York, as did Tap Dance, a candidate for Saturday's $2 million ...

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