04/10/2006 12:00AM

Kiss to Heaven wins at 12-1


Kiss to Heaven outrallied Admire Kiss to take the $1.76 million Oka Sho, or Japanese 1000 Guineas, at Hanshin.

Kiss to Heaven, off at 12-1 for trainer Hirofumi Toda, prevailed by three-quarters of a length under Katsumi Ando. Admire Kiss, the 7-5 favorite, finished a nose in front of Koiuta for second. The time for the mile on firm ground was 1:34.60.