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Val Royal Adds US Gr3

Thursday, 4th October 2012

At Santa Anita in the US, deceased former Eliza Park shuttler Val Royal (Royal Academy-Vadlava, by Bikala) added a group success when 4YO gelding Slim Shadey (Val Royal-Vino Veritas, by Chief's Crown) scored by 2.25-lengths for trainer S.Calaghan in the $150,000 Gr2 John Henry Stakes (2000m) for 3YOs+, over 4YO colt Turbo Compressor (Halo's Image-Dixieland Event, by Wild Event) & 6YO colt Interaction (Easing Along-Inter Rails, by Ride The Rails). Slim Shadey took his record to 4 wins (including the Gr2 San Marcos Stakes in February 2012) from 22 starts.

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