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Keeneland Sale Graduate Malagacy Remains Undefeated with Grade 2 Rebel Win

LEXINGTON, KY (March 20, 2017) – Malagacy, sold as a weanling at Keeneland’s 2014 November Breeding Stock Sale, remained perfect in winning Saturday’s Rebel (G2) at Oaklawn and established himself as a top contender on the Road to the Kentucky Derby (G1). The same day at Gulfstream another November Sale graduate, Distinta, swept to victory in the Inside Information (G2). 



American Anthem, Royal Mo among Nine Keeneland Sales Graduates Seeking Derby Points in Grade 2 Rebel

LEXINGTON, KY (March 17, 2017) – Nine of the 11 talented sophomores entered for Saturday’s Rebel (G2) at Oaklawn, a prep on the Road to the Kentucky Derby (G1), are graduates of Keeneland’s 2015 September Yearling Sale, topped by California invaders American Anthem, second in the Sham (G3), and Robert B. Lewis (G3) winner Royal Mo.

Keeneland Sales Grads Dominate Kentucky Derby Preps, Top Leaderboard

September Sale Alum Unique Bella Wins Santa Ysabel; Early Kentucky Oaks Favorite

LEXINGTON, KY (March 6, 2017) – Keeneland September Yearling Sale graduates captured the top spots in Saturday’s two preps on the Road to the Kentucky Derby (G1), led by Xpressbet Fountain of Youth (G2) winner Gunnevera and Gotham (G3) winner J Boys Echo, who vaulted to 1-2, respectively, on the Kentucky Derby leaderboard with their 50-point victories. 

Classic Contenders El Areeb, Unique Bella Top 50+ Keeneland Sales Graduates Entered in Weekend Graded Stakes

LEXINGTON, KY (March 3, 2017) – More than 50 Keeneland sales graduates are entered in graded stakes on both coasts this weekend, with sophomore standouts seeking to burnish their credentials in major prep races on the Roads to the Kentucky Derby (G1) and Kentucky Oaks (G1).

Keeneland September Sale Alum Girvin Tops Kentucky Derby Point Standings with Risen Star Win

LEXINGTON, KY (Feb. 27, 2017) – Keeneland sales alumni Girvin, Untrapped and Local Hero finished 1-2-3 in the Risen Star (G2) at Fair Grounds on Saturday. With the upset victory, Girvin earned 50 points on the Road to the Kentucky Derby (G1) and vaulted to the top of the leaderboard standings.

Keeneland September Sale Graduate Mo Town Makes Sophomore Debut in Grade 2 Risen Star

LEXINGTON, KY (Feb. 24, 2017) – Keeneland September Yearling Sale graduate and 2016 Remsen (G2) winner Mo Town carries high weight of 122 pounds in his 3-year-old debut, Saturday’s Risen Star (G2) at Fair Grounds, a prep on the Road to the Kentucky Derby (G1). Nine of the 14 horses in the Risen Star field are graduates of Keeneland sales, among them California Derby winner So Conflated, and Untrapped and Takeoff, second and third, respectively, in the Lecomte (G3).


Keeneland Sales Graduate One Liner Remains Perfect with Southwest Win

LEXINGTON, KY (Feb. 21, 2017) – Keeneland sales graduates, led by undefeated One Liner, swept the top four spots in Monday’s Southwest (G3) at Oaklawn to earn points on the Road to the Kentucky Derby (G1). One Liner, sold at Keeneland’s 2015 January Horses of All Ages Sale, recorded a decisive 3½-length victory in the Southwest for his third win in as many starts. Rounding out the top four finishers were sales graduates Petrov, Lookin At Lee and Silver Dust

Keeneland September Sale Graduate Uncontested Tops Entries for Grade 3 Southwest

LEXINGTON, KY (Feb. 20, 2017) – Keeneland sales are represented by seven graduates entered at Oaklawn in Monday’s Southwest (G3), a prep on the Road to the Kentucky Derby (G1). Keeneland September Yearling Sale graduate Uncontested carries high weight in the Southwest following an impressive 5¼-length win in the Smarty Jones Stakes in January at Oaklawn. Among the other prominent contenders who are Keeneland sales graduates are multiple graded stakes-placed Lookin At Lee and undefeated One Liner.  


Keeneland Sales Graduate Iliad Shows Class in San Vicente Win

LEXINGTON, KY (Feb. 13, 2017)Iliad, sold at Keeneland’s 2014 November Breeding Stock Sale as a weanling and again at the 2015 September Yearling Sale, stepped up with a decisive 3½-length victory in Sunday’s San Vicente (G2) at Santa Anita to establish himself as a notable contender on the Road to the Kentucky Derby (G1).



Keeneland sales graduates finished 1-2 in the San Vicente S. (G2) on 2/12 at Santa Anita:

Keeneland Sales Graduates Showcased in Grade 1 Gulfstream Park Turf

LEXINGTON, KY (Feb. 10, 2017) – Keeneland sales graduates comprise half the field entered for Saturday’s Gulfstream Park Turf Handicap (G1) and include highweight Flatlined, winner of the Ft. Lauderdale (G2) in January, and Grade 1 winners Beach Patrol and Divisidero.




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