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Keeneland September Sale Alum Sweet Reason Wins Test (G1)

LEXINGTON, KY (Aug. 4, 2014) – Keeneland September Yearling Sale graduate Sweet Reason captured her third career Grade 1 stakes in winning the Longines Test Stakes (G1) at Saratoga on Saturday.




Keeneland Sales Grads Palace Malice, Will Take Charge Seek Whitney Win

LEXINGTON, KY (Aug. 1, 2014) – Five of the nine outstanding older horses entered for Saturday’s Whitney Handicap (G1) at Saratoga are graduates of Keeneland sales, led by classic and multiple Grade 1 stakes winner Palace Malice, champion and 2013 Travers (G1) winner Will Take Charge and 2012 Travers winner Golden Ticket.  As a Breeders’ Cup “Win and You’re In” race, the winner of the Whitney earns an automatic berth into the 2014 Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1).

Keeneland September Sale Grad Wicked Strong Best in Jim Dandy

LEXINGTON, KY (July 28, 2014) – Keeneland sales alumni swept six graded stakes across North America this weekend, led by September Yearling Sale graduate Wicked Strong’s victory over a talented field in Saturday’s Jim Dandy (G2) at Saratoga.

More Than 50 Keeneland Sales Graduates Highlight Spectacular Racing Weekend

LEXINGTON, KY (July 25, 2014) – Fifty-two Keeneland sales graduates headline an exciting weekend of racing on both East and West coasts. On Saturday, Grade 1 stakes winner Wicked Strong and Grade 3 winner Kid Cruz are entered in the Jim Dandy (G2) at Saratoga, while at Del Mar, multiple graded stakes winner Frac Daddy is favored in the San Diego Handicap (G2).

Keeneland September Sale Alumni Tom’s Tribute, Stopchargingmaria Earn Grade 1 Wins.

LEXINGTON, KY (July 21, 2014) – Keeneland September Yearling Sale graduates Tom’s Tribute and Stopchargingmaria each were impressive in capturing their first Grade 1 wins, taking Sunday’s Eddie Read (G1) at Del Mar and the Coaching Club American Oaks (G1) at Saratoga, respectively. September Sale alumni also scored significant juvenile stakes victories this weekend: Big Trouble won the Sanford (G2) while Fashion Alert took the Schuylerville (G3), both at Saratoga.

Keeneland-Sold Fashion Alert Favored in Schuylerville

LEXINGTON, KY (July 18, 2014) – Recent Astoria Stakes winner and Keeneland sales graduate Fashion Alert is the heavy favorite for the Schuylerville (G3) on opening day at Saratoga.

Keeneland September Sale Alum Belle Gallantey Notches Grade 1 Win in Delaware Handicap

LEXINGTON, KY (July 14, 2014) Belle Gallantey, a graduate of Keeneland’s September Yearling Sale, led from gate to wire to win Saturday’s Delaware Handicap (G1) over a deep field of talented fillies and mares.




Keeneland September Sale Graduates Provide Fireworks Over Holiday Weekend

LEXINGTON, KY (July 7, 2014) – Graduates of Keeneland’s September Yearling Sale turned in rousing graded stakes performances over the July 4 weekend: Something Extra scored an impressive front-running win in the Highlander (G2) at Woodbine; Clearly Now captured the Belmont Sprint Championship (G3) by 6¼ lengths in track-record time; Itsmyluckyday became a millionaire with his victory in the Salvator Mile (G3) at Monmouth, defeating a solid field of older horses for this third consecutive win this year; and Kid Cruz

Keeneland Sales Graduates Majestic Harbor, Declassify Impressive in Grade 1 Wins

LEXINGTON, KY (June 30, 2014) – Keeneland sales alumni Majestic Harbor and Declassify each captured Grade 1 wins this weekend. Majestic Harbor romped to a 6¼-length victory in the Gold Cup at Santa Anita (G1), earning a berth in the Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1) on Nov. 1 at Santa Anita for his effort. Declassify turned in a gritty performance to win the Triple Bend (G1) at Santa Anita in his stakes debut. On Sunday, Keeneland-sold Big Kick took the San Juan Capistrano (G2), the closing-day feature at Santa Anita.




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