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Silver Max Wins US Gr1 Shadwell Turf Mile
At Keeneland in the US, 4YO entire Silver Max (Badge of Silver-Kissin Rene, by Kissin Kris) scored by 1.25-lengths for trainer Dale Romans in the US$750,000 Gr1 Shadwell Turf Mile (8 furlongs) for 3YO+, over 6YO gelding Wise Dan (Wiseman's Ferry-Lisa Danielle, by Wolf Power) & 5YO entire Willcox Inn (Harlan's Holiday-De Aar, by Gone West). This was Silver Max's first Gr1 victory and took his record to 11 wins (including the Gr2 American Turf Stakes, Gr2 Virginia Derby & Gr2 Bernard Baruch Handicap) & 6 placings (including the Gr3 Prairie Meadows Cornhusker Handicap) from 22 starts.