06/05/2017 10:56AM

Tower of Texas pointing to King Edward


ETOBICOKE, Ontario – Making his first start since last October’s Grade 1 Shadwell Turf Mile at Keeneland, Tower of Texas got up in time to win Saturday’s Grade 2 Connaught Cup over seven furlongs on turf under leading rider Eurico Da Silva. He will now proceed to the Grade 2, $175,000 King Edward Stakes over one mile on turf on the Queen’s Plate card here July 2.