LEXINGTON, KY (Aug. 26, 2016) – Graduates of Keeneland sales have excelled in the Travers (G1) at Saratoga, which will be run Saturday for the 147th time. The 1 1/4-mile race for 3-year-olds is worth $1.25 million.
The past six Travers winners are graduates of Keeneland sales. They are:
2015: Keen Ice (2012 November/2013 September), who defeated Triple Crown winner American Pharoah.