Keeneland Sales Alumni Sweep Top Spots in Weekend Graded Stakes

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LEXINGTON, KY (June 17, 2014) – Keeneland sales graduates finished 1-2-3 in the Fleur de Lis Handicap (G2) at Churchill Downs, the Obeah Stakes (G3) at Delaware Park and the Pegasus Stakes (G3) at Monmouth this past weekend. Molly Morgan, a September Yearling Sale alum, led the way, pulling an easy upset over a talented field in Saturday’s Fleur de Lis.





Keeneland sales graduates finished 1-2-3 in the Fleur de Lis H. (G2) on 6/14 at Churchill Downs:

1- MOLLY MORGAN, 5YO mare by Ghostzapper – Capitulation ($90,000, 2010 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Belvedere Farm, agent; Buyer- Greg McDonald) (career 21-5-3-5, $368,239) O- Poplar Hill Equine & W. Cubbedge; B- Mike Lauffer, Bill Cubbedge & Greg McDonald (KY); T- Dale Romans

2- Flashy American, 5YO mare by Flashy Bull – Inn Between ($5,000, 2009 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Hunter Valley Farm, agent; Buyer- Rocky One) O- Preston Stables; B- H & W Thoroughbreds (KY); T- Ken McPeek

3- Fiftyshadesofhay, 4YO filly by Pulpit – Quiet Kim ($175,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consingor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- Smack Down Stable) O- Pegram or Watson or Weitman; B- WinStar Farm (KY); T- Bob Baffert


Keeneland sales alumni ran 1-2-3 in the Obeah S. (G3) on 6/14 at Delaware Park:

1- GAMAY NOIR, 4YO filly by Harlan’s Holiday – Uncork ($37,000 RNA, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Lane’s End, agent; $15,000, 2013 Jan Horses of All Ages, Consignor- Lane’s End, agent, Buyer- David Thornton) (career 17-5-0-5, $301,866) O- Chasing Tail Stables; T- Martin Wolfson

2- Montana Native, 4YO filly by Yes It’s True – Special American ($72,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Three Chimneys Sales, agent, Buyer- Adena Springs; $330,000, 2013 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Adena Springs, agent, Buyer- Castleton Lyons) O- Castleton Lyons; B- Westana Ranches (KY); T- Christophe Clement

3- Ambusher, 4YO filly by Stephen Got Even – Competition ($40,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Lane’s End, agent; Buyer- Lothenbach Stables) O- Lothenbach Stables; B- Robert Tillyer & Martin Keogh (KY); T- Ian Wilkes


Keeneland sales graduates finished 1-2-3 in the Pegasus S. (G3) on 6/15 at Monmouth:

1- ALBANO, 3YO colt by Istan – Pocho’s Dream Girl ($37,000 RNA, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Brereton Jones/Airdrie Stud, agent) (career 7-3-2-1, $308,100)  O/B- Brereton C. Jones (KY); T- Larry Jones

2- Encryption, 3YO colt by Exchange Rate – Mystic Soul ($140,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Greenwood Lodge Farm; Buyer- Stoneway Farm) O- Stoneway Farm; B- Greenwood Lodge Farm (KY); T- Kelly Breen

3- Lynx, 3YO gelding by Curlin – Silver Bird ($28,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Hidden Brook, agent & Stonestreet Thoroughbred Holdings; Buyer- Hidden Brook, agent) O- Peachtree Stable; B- Jim McAlpine & Stonestreet Thoroughbred Holdings (ON); T- C. Lynch


AURELIA’S BELLE, 3YO filly by Lemon Drop Kid – Aurelia ($170,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Gainesway, agent; T- Jim Miller) Won Regret S. (G3) on 6/14 at Churchill Downs (career 7-3-1-2, $253,747) O- James Miller; B- Alexander-Groves-Matz (KY); T- Wayne Catalano

BANK OF BURDEN, 6YO gelding by Hawk Wing – Wewantitall (GB) ($50,000 RNA, 2007 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Castle Park Farm, agent) Won Stockholms Stora Pris (G3) on 6/10 at Taby Galopp (SWEDEN) (career 43-15-8-5, SKr7,286,767) O- Stall Trick or Treat AB; B- Bjarne Minde (KY); T- Niels Petersen

WIND FIRE, 3YO filly by Distorted Humor – A. P. Dream ($95,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Lane’s End, agent; Buyer- David Redvers Bloodstock) Won Betfred ‘Hat Trick Heaven’ Scurry S. (L) on 6/14 at Sandown (career 10-3-1-2, £83,173) O- Qatar Racing; B- Kinsman Farm; T- David Brown

WE MISS ARTIE, 3YO colt by Artie Schiller – Athena’s Gift ($90,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Cara Bloodstock, agent; Buyer- Ken & Sarah Ramsey) Won $138,181 Plate Trial S. on 6/15 at Woodbine (career 10-4-2-0, $691,908) O- Ken & Sarah Ramsey; B- Richard Lister (ON); T- Todd Pletcher

FASHION ALERT, 2YO filly by Old Fashioned – Titan Queen ($25,000 RNA, 2013 Jan Horses of All Ages, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent; $125,000, 2013 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Bluewater Sales, agent, Buyer- George Bolton) Won $100,000 Astoria S. on 6/14 at Belmont (career 1-1-0-0, $60,000) O- George Bolton & Barry Hall; B- Mike Abraham & Jacob Nance (KY); T- Todd Pletcher

SHARP SENSATION, 4YO gelding by Sharp Humor – Accusation ($55,000, 2010 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Hunter Valley Farm, agent; Buyer- Jim & Susan Hill) Won $100,000 Karl Boyes Memorial S. on 6/9 at Presque Isle Downs (career 6-4-0-0, $165,817) O- Jim & Susan Hill; B- Hunter Valley Farm (KY);T- Reade Baker

PROUD AZTECA, 3YO colt by Kitten’s Joy – Proud Mover ($17,000, 2011 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Select Sales, agent, Buyer- Pussycat Bloodstock; $20,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Woods Edge Farm, agent, Buyer- Blue Top Holdings) Won $75,000 English Channel S. on 6/14 at Gulfstream (career 5-2-2-0, $71,080) O- Brenda Tabraue & Jorge Herrara; B- Deann & Greg Baer (IN); T- Michael Maker



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