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Big Blue Kitten Wins US Gr1 Sword Dancer Invitational
At Saratoga in the US, the Ken & Sarah Ramsay-owned 5YO entire Big Blue Kitten (Kitten's Joy-Spent Gold, by Unaccounted For) scored by 1-length for trainer Chad Brown in the US$600,000 Gr1 Sword Dancer Invitational Stakes (12 furlongs) for 3YO+, over 4YO gelding Twilight Eclipse (Purim-My Twilight Dancer, by Twilight Agenda) & 4YO entire Nutello (Lemon Drop Kid-Nutcase, by Forest Wildcat). This was Big Blue Kitten's second consecutive Gr1 triumph and took his record to 10 wins (including the Gr1 Monmouth United Nations Stakes) & 6 placings (including the Gr1 Gulfstream Park Turf Handicap & Gr2 Monmouth Stakes) from 17 starts.