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Sale of $1.6 Million Colt and Continued Strong Figures Mark Second Session of Keeneland September Yearling Sale

LEXINGTON, KY (Sept. 9, 2014) – Active trade from both domestic and foreign buyers  continued to produce strong results on Tuesday at Keeneland’s September Yearling Sale, with the session highlighted by increases in gross, average and median figures and the sale of an Unbridled’s Song colt for $1.6 million.  

$1.6 million colt leads Day 2 of the 2014 Keeneland September Yearling Sale

LEXINGTON, KY (Sept. 9, 2014) – A colt by Unbridled’s Song who is a half-brother to 2013 Preakness (G1) winner Oxbow brought $1.6 million from Mandy Pope’s Whisper Hill Farm to lead Tuesday’s second session of the Keeneland September Yearling Sale.

The amount is the highest price of the sale.

Burleson Farms, agent, consigned the colt, who is out of the Cee’s Tizzy mare Tizamazing, a full sister to Horse of the Year Tiznow and Grade 2 winners Budroyale and Tizdubai.

Fillies Pace First Day of Keeneland September Yearling Sale

LEXINGTON, KY (Sept. 8, 2014) – Increases in average and median prices and the sale of two fillies for more than $1 million apiece marked a robust opening session of the 71st Keeneland September Yearling Sale.

“I think the first day went very, very well,” Keeneland Director of Sales Geoffrey Russell said. “There was very strong, competitive bidding, a good cross section of buyers and a good cross section of prices. The figures reflect that it was a very competitive day.”

Action on opening day of the 2014 Keeneland September Yearling Sale

LEXINGTON, KY (Sept. 8, 2014) – A Bernardini filly out of millionaire and Grade 1 winner Mushka, by Empire Maker, brought $1.2 million from John Ferguson during Monday’s opening session of the 71st Keeneland September Yearling Sale.

Eaton Sales, agent, consigned the filly, whose dam won Keeneland’s Juddmonte Spinster (G1) in 2009.

Keeneland, Country Boy Brewing Introduce Keeneland Sale Ale

LEXINGTON, KY (Sept. 4, 2014) – Keeneland and Country Boy Brewing will unveil the new Keeneland Sale Ale, a small-batch beer produced by the local brewery designed to promote and celebrate Keeneland’s world-renowned September Yearling Sale in the Central Kentucky community.

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