Silver Max, allowed to clear the field early, left his rivals in the $100,000 Transylvania Stakes (gr. IIIT) behind leaving the turn and romped to his first graded stakes win on opening day of the Keeneland spring meet.
- Dark Bay or Brown Colt
- Born 2009
|Trainer||Thomas F. Proctor|
|Jockey||Gary L. Stevens|
|Owner||Heider Family Stables LLC and Dahir, Michael|
|Monastic View Five-Cross Pedigree||Rock Hard Ten||Kris S.|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||James M. Herbener Jr., agent||($140,000)|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
Team Valor International's State of Play, winner of the With Anticipation (gr. IIT) last September at Saratoga, heads the $100,000 Transylvania Stakes (gr. IIIT) on opening day at Keeneland April 6.
Maiden Animal Spirits overtook Coalport in the final strides to capture the $150,000 Bourbon Stakes (gr. IIIT) on the turf after pacesetter Here Comes Frazier bounced into the rail in the homestretch at Keeneland Oct. 9.
|Promise Me Silver|