2014 April Sale

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Half-Brother to Tapit Brings $1 Million at Keeneland April Sale

LEXINGTON, KY (April 7, 2014) – The Malibu Moon colt who is a half-brother to Grade 1 winner and leading sire Tapit brought $1 million today during the 22nd annual Keeneland April Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale. He was purchased by the partnership of Gainesway, Greg Goodman’s Mt. Brilliant Farm and Robert LaPenta.

The price marked the first time since 2009 that the sale’s highest-priced horse reached $1 million.

Barn Notes -- Monday, April 7

BIG BLUE NATION ROOTING FOR CASIGUAPO IN TOYOTA BLUE GRASS

Barn Notes -- Friday, April 4

COASTLINE WORKS FOR TOYOTA BLUE GRASS

John Oxley’s Coastline put in his final major work for next Saturday’s $750,000 Toyota Blue Grass Stakes (G1) by working five furlongs in company in 1:00.40.

With jockey Stewart Elliott aboard, the gray Speightstown colt posted fractions of :12.40, :23.80 and :35.20 while racing on even terms with Noble Bird, a 3-year-old maiden (pictured at left).

Performances Sparkle at Keeneland April Sale Preview Show

LEXINGTON, KY (April 3, 2014) – Consistently excellent times and a crowd of potential buyers marked today’s Preview Show for the 2014 Keeneland April Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale. The Preview Show enabled potential buyers to watch horses cataloged for Keeneland’s 22nd April Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale on Monday, April 7.

 

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