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Katsuhiko Sumii

Katsuhiko Sumii (角居 勝彦 Sumii Katsuhiko?) (born March 28, 1964, Kanazawa, Ishikawa) is a Japanese horse trainer. He trained the first and second placing horses in the 2006 Melbourne Cup, Delta Blues and Pop Rock[1].

Famous Horses

  • Pop Rock - Won Meguro Kinen (JRA Domestic GII 2006 and 2007). 2nd Melbourne Cup (Aus GI 2006), Arima Kinen (JRA Domestic GI 2006), Japan Cup (JRA GI 2007).
  • Tall Poppy - Won Hanshin Juvenile Fillies (JRA Domestic GI 2007), Yushun Himba (Japanese Oaks, JRA Domestic GI 2008).
  • Victoire Pisa - Won Satsuki Sho (Japanese 2000 Guineas, JRA GI 2010).



  1. 2006 Melbourne Cup result
  2. Delta Blues Takes Melbourne Cup - BBC news


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