LEXINGTON, KY (Oct. 1, 2012) – In a spectacular weekend of racing, Keeneland sales alumni swept 12 graded stakes in the U.S. and England, including seven Grade 1 wins – champion Royal Delta (Beldame Invitational-G1); Game On Dude (Awesome Again Stakes-G1); Power Broker FrontRunner Stakes-G1); Executiveprivilege (Chandelier Stakes-G1); Marketing Mix (Rodeo Drive Stakes-G1); Love and Pride (Zenyatta Stakes-G1) and Certify (Shadwell Fillies Mile-G1).
Juvenile standouts Overanalyze (Futurity Stakes-G2) and Kauai Katie (Matron Stakes-G2) were among the other Keeneland-sold graded stakes winners.
KEENELAND SALES GRADUATES
ROYAL DELTA, 4YO filly by Empire Maker – Delta Princess ($8.5 million, 2011 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Chanteclair Farm, agent for the complete dispersal of Palides Investments N.V. Inc) Won Beldame Invitational S. (G1) on 9/29 at Belmont (career 14-8-3-1, $2,623,851) O- Besilu Stables; B- Palides Investments N.V. Inc (KY); T- Bill Mott
Keeneland sales alumni ran 1-2 in the Awesome Again S. (G1) on 9/29 at Santa Anita:
1- GAME ON DUDE, 5YO gelding by Awesome Again – Worldly Pleasure ($210,000 RNA, 2008 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Hidden Brook, agent for Adena Springs) (career 20-9-5-1, $2,994,658) O- Diamond Pride or Lanni Family Trust or B. Schiappa et al; B- Adena Springs (KY); T- Bob Baffert
2- Nonios, 3YO colt by Pleasantly Perfect – Stylish Manner ($21,000, 2010 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Hermitage Farm, agent; Buyer- Eric Antonio Delvalle) O- Green Smith; B- Hermitage Farm (KY); T- Jerry Hollendorfer
Keeneland sale grads finished 1-2-3 in the FrontRunner S. (G1) on 9/29 at Santa Anita:
1- POWER BROKER, 2YO colt by Pulpit – Shop Again ($360,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Mill Ridge Sales, agent; Buyer- Ben Glass, agent) (career 4-1-1-1, $192,600) O- Gary & Mary West; B- Jamm Ltd (KY); T- Bob Baffert
2- Know More, 2YO colt by Lion Heart – Seattle Qui ($130,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Castle Park Farm, agent; Buyer- Red Wings Enterprises) O- Reddam Racing; B- Joseph LaCombe Stables (KY); T- Doug O’Neill
3- Capo Bastone, 2YO colt by Street Boss – Fight to Love ($45,000 RNA, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Pauls Mill Bloodstock, agent) O- Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners; B- Hargus & Sandra Sexton, Tom Bozarth & Silver Fern Farm (KY); T- John Sadler
Keeneland sales grads ran 1-2-3 in the Chandelier S. (G1) on 9/29 at Santa Anita:
1- EXECUTIVEPRIVILEGE, 2YO filly by First Samurai – Refugee ($23,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Betz Thoroughbreds, agent; Buyer- Hubert Guy, agent) (career 5-5-0-0, $540,000) O- Pegram or Watson or Weitman; B- Betz/D.J. Stable/Kidder/J. Betz/Robernalt (KY); T- Bob Baffert
2- Scarlet Strike, 2YO filly by Smart Strike – Scarlet Tango ($70,000 RNA, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Warrendale Sales, agent) O- Carver or Hollendorfer or Smith; B- Stonestreet Thoroughbred Holdings (KY); T- Jerry Hollendorfer
3- Miss Empire, 2YO filly by Empire Maker – Miss Excitement ($85,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Gainesway, agent; Buyer- G. Ray Trisler & Mays Farm) O- Barber or Barber or Tsujihara; B- Dan Cassella & Frank Cassella (KY); T- P. Miller
Keeneland sales grads ran 1-2 in the Rodeo Drive S. (G1) on 9/29 at Santa Anita:
1- MARKETING MIX, 4YO filly by Medaglia d’Oro – Instant Thought ($150,000, 2009 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Keith Lancaster, agent; Buyer- Glen Hill Farm) (career 15-8-3-1, $1,299,518) O- Glen Hill Farm; B- Sean Fitzhenry (ON); T- Tom Proctor
2- Nereid, 4YO filly by Rock Hard Ten – Dowry ($190,000, 2009 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Castle Park Farm, agent; Buyer- Blandford Bloodstock) O- E.N. Kronfeld; B- Mr. & Mrs. Emler Neuman (KY); T- John Shirreffs
Keeneland sales alumni finished 1-2 in the Zenyatta S. (G1) on 9/29 at Santa Anita:
1- LOVE AND PRIDE, 4YO filly by A.P. Indy – Ile de France ($380,000 RNA, 2010 April 2YO in Training, Consignor- Niall Brennan Stables, agent) (career 16-7-2-4, $925,760) O- Green Hills Farm; B- Stud TNT (KY); T- Todd Pletcher
2- Joyful Victory, 4YO filly by Tapit – Wild Lucy Black ($60,000, 2009 Jan Horses of All Ages, Consignor- Eaton Sales, agent; Buyer- Michael Sucher) O- Fox Hill Farms; B- William Graham (ON); T- Larry Jones
CERTIFY, 2YO filly by Elusive Quality – Please Sign In ($80,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Hurstland Farm, agent; Buyer- John Ferguson) Won Shadwell Fillies’ Mile (G1) on 9/28 at Newmarket (career 4-4-0-0, £164,407) O- Godolphin; B- Hurstland Farm, William Kartozian & Darley; T- Mahmood Al Zarooni
Keeneland sales grads finished 1-2-3 in the Kelso H. (G2) on 9/29 at Belmont:
1- JERSEY TOWN, 6YO horse by Speightstown – Jersey Girl ($95,000 RNA, 2007 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Darby Dan Farm, agent; $170,000 RNA, 2008 April 2YO in Training, Consignor- McKathan Bros, agent) (career 20-6-8-3, $789,668) O/B- Charles Fipke; T- Barclay Tagg
2- Shackleford, 4YO colt by Forestry – Oatsee ($275,000 RNA, 2009 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Belvedere Farm, agent) O- Michael Lauffer, W.D. Cubbedge & Phillips Racing Partnership; B- Mike Luaffer & Bill Cubbedge (KY); T- Dale Romans
3- Trickmeister, 5YO horse by Proud Citizen – Afternoon Trick ($95,000 RNA, 2008 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Brereton Jones/Airdrie Stud, agent) O- IEAH Stables, Pegasus Holdings Group Stables & Mark Frimmel; B- Brereton Jones & Timothy Thornton (KY); T- Richard Dutrow Jr.
Keeneland sales alumni finished 1-2 in the Futurity S. (G2) on 9/30 at Belmont:
1- OVERANALYZE, 2YO colt by Dixie Union – Unacloud ($380,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- Repole Stables) (career 3-2-0-0, $183,000) O- Repole Stables; B- Diamond A Racing Corp (KY); T- Todd Pletcher
2- Carried Interest, 2YO colt by Henny Hughes – Missamerica Bertie ($50,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Dromoland Farm, agent; Buyer- Any News Stable) O- Klaravich Stables & William Lawrence; B- Nesco (KY); T- Richard Violette Jr.
KAUAI KATIE, 2YO filly by Malibu Moon – More Than Pretty ($90,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Warrendale Sales, agent; Buyer- Grady Equine) Won Matron S. (G2) on 9/30 at Belmont (career 3-3-0-0, $288,000) O- Stonestreet Stables; B- Spendthrift Farm (KY); T- Todd Pletcher
UNBRIDLED’S NOTE, 3YO colt by Unbridled’s Song – Siberian Fur ($150,000, 2010 Jan Horses of All Ages, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- Gulf Coast Farms) Won Eddie D S. (G3) on 9/28 at Santa Anita (career 7-3-0-2, $195,741) O- Mike McCarty; B- Gulf Coast Farms & Unbridled’s Song Syndicate (KY); T- Steve Asmussen
WATERWAY RUN, 2YO filly by Arch – Princess Consort ($15,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Claiborne Farm, agent; Buyer- David Redvers Bloodstock) Won Sakhee Oh So Sharp S. (G3) on 9/28 at Newmarket (career 4-3-0-0, £31,605) O- Thurloe Thoroughbreds; B- Dorothy Alexander Matz; T- Ralph Beckett
UNHEDGED, 2YO filly by Broken Vow – Smart Wildcat ($85,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Summerfield, agent; Buyer- EQB Inc, agent) Won $100,000 Presque Isle Debutante S. on 9/29 at Presque Isle Downs (career 3-3-0-0, $114,600) O- Klaravich Stables & William Lawrence; B- Westbury Stables & Alfonso Figli (FL); T- Tom Amoss