You are here

Keeneland Sales Graduates Seek Success in Juvenile Stakes At Churchill Downs, Woodbine

LEXINGTON, KY (Sept. 16, 2016) – Keeneland sales graduates highlight entries for 2-year-old graded stakes at Churchill Downs and Woodbine this weekend.

Keeneland Sales Graduates Have History of Travers Day Success

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.

Keeneland Sales Graduates Streaking in King’s Bishop

LEXINGTON, KY (Aug. 26, 2016) – Saturday’s Travers (G1) Day card at Saratoga includes the $500,000 Ketel One King’s Bishop (G1), which graduates of Keeneland sales have dominated in recent years.

Keeneland sales alumni have won the past four runnings of the King’s Bishop. They are:

2015: Runhappy (2013 September)

Champions Beholder and Catch a Glimpse Top Keeneland Sales Graduates in Impressive Weekend Graded Stakes Lineup

LEXINGTON, KY (Aug. 19, 2016) – Three-time Eclipse Award winner and Keeneland September Yearling Sale graduate Beholder headlines a loaded field for the Pacific Classic (G1) at Del Mar on Saturday on a weekend that features 43 Keeneland sales graduates entered in graded stakes across the country.

Keeneland Sales Graduates, Led by Beach Patrol, Finish 1-2-3 in Secretariat

LEXINGTON, KY (Aug. 15, 2016) – Keeneland sales graduates swept the top three spots in Saturday’s Secretariat (G1) at Arlington. Beach Patrol and Long Island Sound, both sold as weanlings at the 2013 November Breeding Stock Sale, battled through the stretch, with Beach Patrol prevailing by a head at the wire. September Yearling Sale alum American Patriot was third. 

Keeneland September Sale Graduates, Led by Off the Tracks, Dominate Field for Test

LEXINGTON, KY (Aug. 4, 2016) – Keeneland’s 2014 September Yearling Sale is represented by seven of the eight sophomore fillies entered for Saturday’s Test (G1) at Saratoga, headlined by Grade 1 winner Off the Tracks and graded stakes winners Lewis Bay and Lightstream, who finished 1-2-3 in the recent Mother Goose (G1).

Keeneland September Sale Graduates Exaggerator, Lord Nelson Earn Breeders’ Cup Berths with Grade 1 Wins

LEXINGTON, KY (Aug. 1, 2016) – Keeneland September Yearling Sale graduates Exaggerator and Lord Nelson each automatically qualified for entry in the Breeders’ Cup World Championships, to be held Nov. 4-5 at Santa Anita, with their respective victories in Breeders’ Cup Challenge series stakes on Sunday.

Keeneland Sales Graduates Sarah Sis, Haveyougoneaway Highlight Saratoga’s Honorable Miss

LEXINGTON, KY (July 26, 2016) – Keeneland sales graduates Sarah Sis, a multiple graded stakes winner who captured the Chicago Handicap (G3) at Arlington in her last start, and recent Dancin Renee Stakes winner Haveyougoneaway are set to contest the Honorable Miss (G2) at Saratoga on Wednesday.



Keeneland Sales Graduates Capture Major Stakes in U.S. and Japan

LEXINGTON, KY (July 25, 2016) – Keeneland was represented by graded stakes winners at Saratoga and Del Mar, as well as in Japan, this weekend. Three talented juveniles remained undefeated in winning their respective stakes: Sweet Loretta in the Schuylerville (G3) and Bitumen in the Sanford (G3), both at Saratoga, and Levante Lion in the Hakodate Nisai (G3) at Hakodate, Japan. At Del Mar, Mokat romped to a 3¾-length victory over an accomplished field in the San Clemente (G2)

Keeneland Sales Grads Take Center Stage on Opening Weekend at Saratoga

LEXINGTON, KY (July 22, 2016) – As Saratoga opens its 148th season of racing today, Keeneland sales graduates will seek to dominate The Spa season much like their counterparts did in 2015 when they won 22 graded stakes (click here for highlights and video).




Keeneland Association, Inc. 4201 Versailles Road
Lexington, Kentucky 40510
Telephone: (859) 254-3412 Toll Free: (800) 456-3412 Fax: (859) 255-2484

©1999-2015 Keeneland Association, Inc. All Rights Reserved