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Keeneland September Sale Graduates Mshawish, Hoppertunity Bound for Dubai Following Graded Stakes Wins

· 12:28 pm

LEXINGTON, KY (Feb. 8, 2016) – Keeneland September Yearling Sale graduates Mshawish and Hoppertunity each earned a trip to the Dubai World Cup (G1) on March 26 following victories in the Donn (G1) and San Antonio (G2), respectively, on Saturday. A Grade 1 winner on turf, Mshawish successfully transferred his form to dirt with a commanding two-...

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Keeneland Sales Graduates Dominate Donn Entries, Led by Travers (G1) Winner Keen Ice in Season Debut

· 11:18 am

LEXINGTON, KY (Feb. 5, 2016) – Keeneland sales graduates comprise seven of the eight older horses entered for Saturday’s Donn Handicap (G1) at Gulfstream, led by 2015 Travers (G1) winner Keen Ice, who carries high weight of 121 pounds in his season debut. Trainer Todd Pletcher is represented by a powerful trio of sales graduates: Grade 1 winner ...

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Keeneland Sales Graduate Nyquist Leads Experimental Free Handicap

· 1:50 pm

LEXINGTON, KY (Jan. 29, 2016) – Keeneland sales graduate and undefeated champion 2-year-old male Nyquist is the 126-pound highweight on The Jockey Club’s 2015 Experimental Free Handicap, announced today.

Keeneland sale graduates are among the top-weighted juveniles in the male and female divisions of the Experimental, a weight-based assessment of the...

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Keeneland September Sale Graduates Mohaymen, Greenpointcrusader Make Sophomore Debuts in Holy Bull

· 11:51 am

LEXINGTON, KY (Jan. 29, 2016) – Top classic prospects Mohaymen and Greenpointcrusader, both graduates of Keeneland’s 2014 September Yearling Sale, embark on their respective roads to the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (G1) in Saturday’s Lambholm South Holy Bull (G2) at Gulfstream. Undefeated Mohaymen, purchased by...

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Keeneland Sales Graduate Ben’s Duchess Tops Field for Santa Monica

· 6:28 am

LEXINGTON, KY (Jan. 21, 2016) – Keeneland November Breeding Stock Sale graduate Ben’s Duchess, winner of the LA Woman (G3) at Santa Anita last fall, headlines a quality field entered for Saturday’s Santa Monica (G2).

SATURDAY, JANUARY 23

SANTA MONICA S. (G2), Santa Anita, 7 Furlongs, 4YOs...

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Keeneland Sales Graduates Mshawish, Collected Show Versatility with Graded Stakes Wins on the Dirt

· 1:18 pm

LEXINGTON, KY (Jan. 11, 2016) – Keeneland sales graduates Mshawish and Collected, both successful turf horses, expanded their racing options on Saturday with wins on the dirt in the Hal’s Hope (G3) at Gulfstream and Sham (G3) at Santa Anita, respectively.

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Keeneland September Sale Graduate Toews On Ice Tops Los Alamitos Futurity Entries

· 10:40 am

LEXINGTON, KY (Dec. 18, 2015) – Keeneland September Yearling Sale graduate Toews On Ice, winner of the Bob Hope (G3) at Del Mar in mid-November, headlines Saturday’s Los Alamitos Futurity (G1), a prep on the Road to the 2016 Kentucky Derby (G1). 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 19

LOS ALAMITOS FUTURITY (...

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Keeneland September Sale Graduates Pretty N Cool, Stays in Vegas Headline Grade 1 Starlet

· 6:23 am

LEXINGTON, KY (Dec. 10, 2015) – Multiple Grade 2 winner Pretty N Cool and multiple stakes winner Stays in Vegas, both graduates of Keeneland’s 2014 September Yearling Sale, highlight entries for Saturday’s Starlet (G1) for 2-year-old fillies at Los Alamitos. Pretty N Cool captured the Sorrento (G2) at Del Mar in August and the Matron (G2) at...

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Keeneland Sales Graduates Earn Points on the Road to the 2016 Kentucky Derby, Oaks

· 10:11 am

LEXINGTON, KY (Nov. 30, 2015) – Keeneland September Yearling Sale alumni enhanced their standings on the roads to the 2016 Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (G1) and Longines Kentucky Oaks (G1) with impressive wins on Saturday: Mohaymen remained undefeated in winning the Remsen (G2) and Lewis Bay was easily best in the Demoiselle (G2),...

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Keeneland-Sold Exaggerator Earns Points on Road to 2016 Kentucky Derby with Delta Downs Jackpot Win

· 11:36 am

LEXINGTON, KY (Nov. 23, 2015) – Keeneland September Yearling Sale graduate Exaggerator showed his class in winning Saturday’s $1 million Delta Downs Jackpot (G3). With the win, Exaggerator earned 10 points on the road to the 2016 Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (G1).

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Keeneland September Sale Graduate Exaggerator Morning-Line Favorite for $1 Million Delta Downs Jackpot

· 9:15 am

LEXINGTON, KY (Nov. 20, 2015) – Keeneland September Yearling Sale graduate Exaggerator, winner of the 2015 Saratoga Special (G2), was installed as the early favorite for Saturday’s $1 million Delta Downs Jackpot (G3).  

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 21

DELTA DOWNS JACKPOT S. (G3), Delta Downs, 1 1/16...

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Keeneland September Sale Graduate Toews On Ice Headlines Bob Hope Entries

· 11:21 am

LEXINGTON, KY (Nov. 13, 2015) – Stakes winner Toews On Ice, a graduate of Keeneland’s 2014 September Yearling Sale, carries high weight in Saturday’s Bob Hope (G3) at Del Mar, where he will meet fellow Keeneland sales alumni Street Vision and On Fire.

Also on Saturday, September Sale graduate and Grade 3 stakes winner...

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Keeneland-Sold Mohaymen Impresses in Nashua Win

· 12:09 pm

LEXINGTON, KY (Nov. 9, 2015) – Shadwell Stable’s Mohaymen, a graduate of Keeneland’s 2014 September Yearling Sale, reportedly gave his connections “Derby fever” with his easy win in Saturday’s Nashua (G2) at Aqueduct.

KEENELAND SALES GRADUATES

MOHAYMEN, 2YO colt by Tapit – Justwhistledixie ($2.2...

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Notable Keeneland Sales Alumni Entered in Weekend Graded Stakes

· 10:07 am

LEXINGTON, KY (Nov. 6, 2015) – Keeneland sales alumni and Grade 2 stakes winners Birdatthewire and Keen Pauline highlight entries for the Chilukki (G2) at Churchill Downs on Saturday. Grade 3 winners Walk Close and Florida Won, both graduates of the 2012 September Yearling Sale, go postward in Saturday’s Long...

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Keeneland Barn Notes - Oct 20

· 11:08 am

TUESDAY, OCT. 20

·       SMOOTH ROLLER GETS GARCIA BACK TO THE BREEDERS’ CUP

·       SLIGHT FEVER KEEPS BEHOLDER IN THE BARN

·       MONGOLIAN SATURDAY REPRESENTS FAR-REACHING THOROUGHBRED INTERESTS

·       ACCOMPLISHED OSAILA (IRE) POINTED TO CLOSING-DAY PIN OAK VALLEY VIEW...

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Keeneland Sales Graduates Sarah Sis, Full Salute Lead Graded Stakes Entry Roster

· 7:59 am

LEXINGTON, KY (Oct. 17, 2015) – More than 30 Keeneland sales alumni are featured in graded stakes across the U.S. and Canada this weekend. Today, multiple 2015 Grade 3 winner Sarah Sis and Grade 2 winner Miss Ella go postward in the Lexus Raven Run (G2) at Keeneland, and Hall of Fame Stakes winner Full Salute and impressive...

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Keeneland Barn Notes for Oct. 11

· 11:36 am

SUNDAY, OCT. 11

·         HOLIDAY STAR FACES 10 RIVALS IN BID FOR SYCAMORE REPEAT...

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Keeneland Barn Notes for Oct. 10

· 9:54 am

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Keeneland Sales Grads Prominent Among Weekend Graded Stakes Entries

· 10:08 am

LEXINGTON, KY (Oct. 9, 2015) – The talented Keeneland sales alumni Miss Temple City and Her Emmynency highlight entries for the Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup (G1) Presented by Lane’s End on Saturday at Keeneland. At Belmont, Grade 1 stakes-placed War Dancer seeks a win in the Knickerbocker (G3).

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Keeneland Barn Notes for Oct. 9

· 10:05 am

FRIDAY, OCT. 9

·         TOM LEACH INTERVIEWS HORSEMEN IN UPCOMING STAKES

·         PLETCHER WORKS ANOTHER TRIO OF BREEDERS’ CUP HOPEFULS

·         CHANGE OF PLANS PUTS VALDIVIA IN RIGHT PLACE AT RIGHT TIME

·         BUFFALO TRACE DISTILLERY HAS UNIQUE BRAND OF PHILANTHROPY...

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Keeneland Barn Notes for Oct. 7

· 9:04 am

·         MORE MATURE RICHIES SWEETHEART RETURNS FOR BUFFALO TRACE FRANKLIN COUNTY

·         BLOND ME TURNING INTO A NORTH AMERICAN ROAD WARRIOR

·         SPOTLIGHT ON KEENELAND SALES GRADUATES WHO BECAME BREEDERS’ CUP WINNERS: ALYSHEBA

·         GALLOPING OUT

·         STAKES...

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Keeneland Sales Graduates Seek Breeders’ Cup Berth in JPMorgan Chase Jessamine

· 8:17 am

LEXINGTON, KY (Oct. 7, 2015) – Keeneland sales graduates compete in today’s JPMorgan Chase Jessamine (G3) for an automatic berth in the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (G1), to be held at Keeneland on Oct. 30. Twelve of the 16 juvenile fillies entered (including two also-eligibles) are graduates of Keeneland sales, led by high weight Harmonize, winner of...

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Keeneland Barn Notes - Oct 6

· 12:50 pm

TUESDAY, OCT. 6

·       AGELESS, LADY SHIPMAN TOP DEEP FIELD FOR FRIDAY’S BUFFALO TRACE FRANKLIN COUNTY

·       QUEEN ELIZABETH II CHALLENGE CUP PRESENTED BY LANE’S END HOPEFUL HER EMMYNENCY EASY FILLY TO CHEER FOR

·       SENTIERO ITALIA TAKES IMPRESSIVE RECORD INTO QE II

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Keeneland Barn Notes - Oct 4

· 12:36 pm

SUNDAY, OCT. 4

·       PLETCHER TO WORK PROMINENT BREEDERS’ CUP HOPEFULS MONDAY

·       SHARLA RAE, SENTIERO ITALIA TOP LIST OF 10 INVITEES TO QUEEN ELIZABETH II CHALLENGE CUP PRESENTED BY LANE’S END

·       GRAND ARCH IN GRAND SHAPE MORNING AFTER SHADWELL TURF MILE VICTORY

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Keeneland Barn Notes - Oct 2

· 1:00 pm

FRIDAY, OCT. 2

·       TOM LEACH INTERVIEWS HORSEMEN IN WEEKEND STAKES

·       BRUEGGEMAN EXCITED ABOUT KEENELAND DOUBLE SHOT

·       GEROUX CONTINUES SUCCESSFUL YEAR AT KEENELAND

·       DOTHRAKI QUEEN COULD RULE DARLEY ALCIBIADES FOR McPEEK

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Grade 1 Winners Headline More Than 80 Keeneland Sales Graduates Competing in Weekend Graded Stakes

· 8:56 am

LEXINGTON, KY (Oct. 2, 2015) – Keeneland is represented by more than 80 sales graduates entered in graded stakes on a spectacular weekend of fall racing.

Highlighting the Grade 1 stakes-winning alumni competing are Runhappy in the Stoll Keenon Ogden Phoenix (G3) on Friday at Keeneland; Jack Milton in the Shadwell Turf Mile (G1),...

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Keeneland Barn Notes - Oct 1

· 11:54 am

THURSDAY, OCT. 1

·       WISE DAN APPEARANCE ENHANCES SHADWELL TURF DAY

·       LOPRESTI NAMES HIS FAVORITE WISE DAN PERFORMANCES

·       SUNDAY SILENCE WINNER...

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Three Grade 1 Races Highlight Fall Stars Saturday of Keeneland Fall Meet

· 11:01 am

Three Grade 1 Races Highlight Fall Stars Saturday

of Keeneland Fall Meet

The Pizza Man faces 12 rivals in $1 million Shadwell Turf Mile

Claiborne Breeders’ Futurity...

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Keeneland Barn Notes Sept 30

· 10:59 am

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 30

·       JUDY THE BEAUTY PUTS PERFECT KEENELAND MARK ON LINE IN THOROUGHBRED CLUB OF AMERICA

·       UNDRAFTED TOPS BIG FIELD FOR SATURDAY’S WOODFORD PRESENTED BY KEENELAND SELECT

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Barn Notes - Sept 29

· 11:15 am

TUESDAY, SEPT. 29

·       DEFENDING CHAMPION WORK ALL WEEK HEADS FRIDAY’S STOLL KEENON OGDEN PHOENIX

·       LOVELY MARIA TO SHOOT FOR RARE ASHLAND/SPINSTER DOUBLE

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