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Ring Weekend Wins Gr1 Frank E Kilroe Mile Stakes
At Santa Anita Park in the US, champion North American sire Tapit celebrated a Gr1 success when 4YO gelding Ring Weekend (Tapit-Free the Magic, by Cryptoclearance) scored by 1-length for trainer Graham Motion in the US$400,000 Gr1 Frank E Kilroe Mile Stakes (8 furlongs) for 4YO+, over 6YO entire Summer Front (War Front-Rose of Summer, by El Prado) & 4YO entire Home Run Kitten (Kitten's Joy-Grand Slam Girl, by Grand Slam). This was the first top-flight victory for Ring Weekend who took his record to 5 wins (including the Gr2 Tampa Bay Derby) and 5 placings from 14 starts for US$1,090,910 earnings.