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Keeneland Sale Alumni River Seven, Frac Daddy Run 1-2 in Commonwealth Turf

LEXINGTON, KY (Nov. 19, 2013) – River Seven edged a three-quarter-length win over fellow Keeneland sale graduate Frac Daddy in Saturday’s Commonwealth Turf (G3) at Churchill Downs.

Keeneland November Sale Alum Solid Appeal Highlights Saturday’s Cardinal

LEXINGTON, KY (Nov. 8, 2013) – Solid Appeal, purchased as a weanling by owners Jim and Susan Hill at Keeneland’s 2009 November Breeding Stock Sale and winner of the 2013 Nassau and Dance Smartly, both Grade 2 stakes at Woodbine, carries co-highweight in Saturday’s Cardinal (G3) at Churchill Downs.




LONG ISLAND H. (G3), Aqueduct, 1½ Miles (T), 3YOs & Up, F&M

Wise Dan, Groupie Doll, Beholder Among Keeneland-Connected Breeders’ Cup Winners

Congratulations to the Keeneland-connected Breeders’ Cup World Championship winners!  Keeneland sales graduates won five Breeders’ Cup Championships – Beholder (Distaff-G1), New Year’s Day (Juvenile-G1), Secret Circle (Sprint-G1), Mizdirection (Turf Sprint-G1), and London Bridge (Marathon-G2).  Two champions who successfully defended their titles, Wise Dan and Groupie Doll, prepped for the Breeders’ Cup with races at Keeneland this fall.

Keeneland Sales Graduates Showcased on Breeders’ Cup Saturday

LEXINGTON, KY (Nov. 1, 2013) – Thirty-seven Keeneland sales graduates will compete in Breeders’ Cup World Championship races on Saturday, headlined by Grade 1 stakes winners Game On Dude (morning-line favorite), Palace Malice, Will Take Charge and Paynter in the $5 million Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1). Ten of the 13 horses going postward in the $2 million Breeders’ Cup Juvenile (G1) are Keeneland sales graduates.



Keeneland Sales Alumni Prominent Among Breeders' Cup Entries

Multiple champion Royal Delta and 2013 Belmont (G1) winner Palace Malice are among the 60 Keeneland sales alumni who are entered for the 2013 Breeders’ Cup World Championships on Nov. 1-2 at Santa Anita. The event, which consists of 14 races worth a total of $27 million, drew a total of 172 pre-entered horses.

Keeneland Sale Alum Winning Cause Seeks Victory in the Hagyard Fayette

LEXINGTON, KY (Oct. 25, 2013) – Keeneland sales graduate Winning Cause, who captured the Coolmore Lexington (G3) last spring, highlights the entries for closing Saturday’s Hagyard Fayette (G2).  Among the other notable Keeneland sale alumni competing this weekend are Grade 3 winners Clearly Now in the Bold Ruler (G3) at Belmont on Saturday and Colonial Flag in the E. P. Taylor (G1) at Woodbine on Sunday.




Keeneland September Sale Alumni Commander, Matador Capture Weekend Stakes

LEXINGTON, KY (Oct. 22, 2013) – Highlighting the weekend’s stakes results were wins by Keeneland September Yearling Sales graduates Commander in the BC Premier’s Handicap (G3) at Hastings Racecourse and Matador in the Cup and Saucer Stakes at Woodbine.




Keeneland September Sales Grad Pianist Captures Athenia (G3)

LEXINGTON, KY (Oct. 13, 2013) – Keeneland September Yearling Sale alum Pianist scored her second graded stakes win of the year when she captured the Athenia Stakes (G3) on Saturday at Belmont.



Keeneland-Sold Pianist Tops Athenia (G3)

LEXINGTON, KY (Oct. 12, 2013) – Pianist, a graduate of Keeneland’s 2010 September Yearling Sale and a Grade 3 stakes winner, carries high weight of 123 pounds in Saturday’s Athenia (G3) at Belmont.



KNICKERBOCKER S. (G3), Belmont, 1 1/8 Miles, 3YOs & Up (T)

Keeneland Sales Grads Dominate Bourbon Entries

LEXINGTON, KY (Oct. 6, 2013) – Eight of the 13 juveniles entered for Sunday’s Bourbon Stakes (G3) at Keeneland are graduates of the Keeneland sales, led by recent With Anticipation Stakes (G2) winner Bashart. Other prominent sales alumni competing on Sunday are graded stakes winners Open WaterClosing Range and Wine Princess in Keeneland’s Juddmonte Spinster (G1).







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