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Java's War Wins US Gr1 Bluegrass Stakes
At Keeneland in the US, the colt Java's War (War Pass-Java (GB), by Rainbow Quest) scored by a neck for trainer Ken McPeek in the US$750,000 Gr1 Toyota Bluegrass Stakes (8.5 furlongs) for 3YOs, over fellow colts Palace Malice (Curlin-Palace Rumor, by Royal Anthem) & Charming Kitten (Kitten's Joy-Iteration, by Wild Again). Java's War took his record to 3 wins (also including the Listed Sunday Silence Stakes at Louisiana) & 2 placings (including the Gr1 Breeders' Futurity at Keeneland & Gr3 Tampa Bay Derby) from 7 starts.