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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-Based Lady Aurelia Works Wednesday

LEXINGTON, KY (July 27, 2016) – Stonestreet Stables, George Bolton and Peter Leidel’s Lady Aurelia, based at Keeneland with trainer Wesley Ward, on July 27 recorded her second work on Keeneland’s turf course since winning the Queen Mary (G2) at Royal Ascot on June 15. The undefeated 2-year-old Scat Daddy filly is expected to make her next start in the Aug. 21 Darley Prix Morny (G1) at Deauville.

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).

Grade 1 Winner I’m a Chatterbox Headlines Keeneland Sales Graduates in Weekend Graded Stakes

LEXINGTON, KY (July 15, 2016) – Keeneland September Yearling Sale graduate and Grade 1 winner I’m a Chatterbox highlights 23 Keeneland sale graduates entered in graded stakes races across North America this weekend. 

Catch a Glimpse Launches Recent Strikes from Keeneland Base

LEXINGTON, KY (July 11, 2016) – From early April until within the past week or so, 2015 Canadian Horse of the Year Catch a Glimpse was based at Keeneland with trainer Mark Casse’s assistant, David Carroll. During that time, the City Zip filly owned by Gary Barber, Michael James Ambler and Windways Farm won the April 14 Appalachian (G3) Presented by Keeneland Select at Keeneland, May 6 Edgewood (G3) at Churchill Downs, June 4 Penn Mile (G3) at Penn National and Saturday’s Belmont Oaks Invitational (G1) at Belmont Park.

Keeneland September Sale Graduates Shine on International Stage; Catch a Glimpse Earns Breeders’ Cup Berth with Grade 1 Victory

LEXINGTON, KY (July 11, 2016) – Keeneland September Yearling Sale graduate Catch a Glimpse earned an automatic berth in the $2 million Breeders’ Cup Filly and Mare Turf (G1) with her impressive victory in the Belmont Oaks Invitational (G1) on Saturday to highlight another week of September Sale alumni flourishing on national and international stages.

Keeneland September Sale Graduate Catch a Glimpse Leads Deep Contingent of Sales Alumni in Loaded Graded Stakes Lineup

LEXINGTON, KY (July 8, 2016) – Catch a Glimpse, the 2015 Canadian Horse of the Year who was purchased at Keeneland’s 2014 September Yearling Sale, headlines the field for the Belmont Oaks Invitational (G1) on Saturday at Belmont that includes three additional graded stakes-winning September Sale graduates. In all, 46 alumni of Keeneland sales are set to run in graded stakes across the country this weekend.




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