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“Win & You’re In” Triple for Keeneland Sales Graduates

LEXINGTON, KY (Sept. 28, 2015) – Keeneland sales alumni BeholderNyquist and Smooth Roller all punched their tickets to the 2015 Breeders’ Cup World Championships with Grade 1 wins in Breeders’ Cup Challenge races at Santa Anita this weekend.

Keeneland Sales Graduates Headline Breeders’ Cup Challenge Stakes on Saturday

Champion Beholder, Grade 1 winners Nyquist, Hard Not to Like Lead Entries

LEXINGTON, KY (Sept. 25, 2015) – Keeneland sales graduates headline entries for Breeders’ Cup Challenge stakes during a blockbuster Saturday of racing at Santa Anita and Belmont. Winners of the Challenge stakes automatically qualify for the 2015 Breeders’ Cup World Championships at Keeneland on Oct. 30-31.

Keeneland September Sale Alumni Rule Graded Filly Stakes

LEXINGTON, KY (Sept. 21, 2015) – Fillies who went through Keeneland’s September Yearling Sale scored impressive wins on Saturday: I’m a Chatterbox rallied from off the pace to win the $1 million Cotillion (G1) by two lengths at Parx Racing; Recepta captured her second consecutive stakes win in the Noble Damsel (G3) at Belmont; and Super Majesty took the Dogwood (G3) at Churchill Downs.



Keeneland September Sale Graduates Air Force Blue, Order of St George Capture Group 1 Wins

LEXINGTON, KY (Sept. 14, 2015) – Keeneland September Yearling Sale graduates Air Force Blue and Order of St George (IRE) won the Goffs Vincent O’Brien National (G1) and Palmerstown House Estate Irish St. Leger (G1), both at the Curragh on Sunday. It was the second consecutive Group 1 victory for Air Force Blue, winner of the Keeneland Phoenix Stakes (G1) in August. A half-brother to Air Force Blue, by Lemon Drop Kid, is consigned to Book 1 of the September Sale, which begins today.

More Than 40 Keeneland Sales Graduates Competing in Weekend Graded Stakes

LEXINGTON, KY (Sept. 11, 2015) – Keeneland sales graduates are prominent among entries for North America graded stakes this weekend.

Keeneland Sales Graduates Earn Summer Graded Stakes Glory

Keeneland Sales Graduates Earn Summer Graded Stakes Glory

Alumni capture 32 of 56 graded stakes at Saratoga and Del Mar

LEXINGTON, KY (Sept. 8, 2015) – Keeneland sales graduates showcased their talent at the highest levels of racing this summer, winning more than half of the combined 56 graded stakes held during the recently concluded Saratoga and Del Mar meets. Keeneland sales alumni accounted for 13 of the 22 Grade 1 stakes, winning eight of the 15 at Saratoga and five of the seven at Del Mar.

Keeneland September Sale Graduate Site Read Favored for Saratoga’s With Anticipation

LEXINGTON, KY (Sept. 2, 2015) – Keeneland’s September Yearling Sale is represented by three of the six juveniles in the With Anticipation (G2) today at Saratoga, led by morning-line favorite Site Read, who won his career debut by 4½ lengths at The Spa on July 25.



WITH ANTICIPATION S. (G2), Saratoga, 1 1/16 Miles (T), 2YOs

Keeneland Sales Graduates Keen Ice, Private Zone, Runhappy Earn Grade 1 Wins at Saratoga

LEXINGTON, KY (Aug. 31, 2015) – Keeneland sales graduates continued their success at Saratoga, where alumni captured three Grade 1 stakes on Saturday:  Keen Ice turned in a gritty performance to win the Travers (G1); Private Zone earned an automatic berth in the Breeders’ Cup Sprint (G1) with a victory in the Priority One Jets Forego (G1); and Runhappy romped to a stakes record in the NYRA.com King’s Bishop (G1).


Thirty Keeneland Sales Graduates Entered in Six Grade 1 Stakes at Saratoga on Saturday

LEXINGTON, KY (Aug. 28, 2015) – Keeneland sales graduates comprise 30 of the 55 horses entered in the six Grade 1 stakes to be held on a super Saturday of racing at Saratoga. Five of the 10 entries in the Travers (G1) are Keeneland sales graduates, led by Sentient Jet Breeders’ Cup Juvenile (G1) winner Texas Red.




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