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Hip 564, a flashy son of champion Will Take Charge, sold to Willis Horton for $975,000 early during the Sept. 13 second session of Book 2 at the 2017 Keeneland September yearling sale.
So, one must ask: When is a mile not a mile? In a pure horse racing sense it is a mile run around two turns instead of the more traditional flat mile around one turn.
Buzz returns to Keeneland sale pavilion
Claire Novak recaps day 2 of the Keeneland September Sale, including comments from Kerri Radcliffe, Brian Graves, John Sikura, and more. Sponsored by Taylor Made Sales Agency.
When Keeneland's radically reformatted September yearling sale moved into another phase with Book 2 Sept. 12, there was a predictable downturn in prices from Monday's blockbuster Book 1 but there was no drop-off in competition.
A Scat Daddy colt, one of the final yearlings through the ring Sept. 12, topped the second session of the Keeneland September yearling sale when Kerri Radcliffe went to $950,000 to land the chestnut who was consigned by Gainesway, agent.
Kerri Radcliffe and Three Chimneys Farm partnered on the purchase of an $850,000 Violence colt Sept. 12 at the Keeneland September yearling sale.
It's been a long while since Chris Richardson shopped the Keeneland September yearling sale, but Sept. 12 he made his return known with the purchase of a $750,000 War Front filly.
The Kentucky Horse Racing Commission Sept. 12 filed a notice of appeal in the Kentucky Court of Appeals of a Franklin (Ky.) Circuit Court's decision that overturned a methocarbamol positive against trainer Graham Motion.
The Uncle Mo colt Free Money foaled Feb. 15, 2016, became another Albaugh success tale when he sold to Peter Brant's White Birch Farm and Coolmore's M.V. Magnier for $675,000 during the second day of action at the world's largest yearling sale.
Freshman sire Cairo Prince came up big in the opening Book 2 session of the Keeneland September yearling sale Sept. 12 when he had a colt sell for $900,000 to Shadwell.
The War Front colt (Hip 790) is the first foal out of the Empire Maker daughter and graded stakes winner Stanwyck.
Bridlewood Farm went to $750,000 at the Sept. 12 opening Book 2 session of the Keeneland September yearling sale to land a Street Sense filly and that price would be matched later in the session for a War Front filly.
Bridlewood Farm went to $750,000 at the Sept. 12 opening Book 2 session of the Keeneland September yearling sale to land a Street Sense filly.
A bay colt by Into Mischief raised the bar during the first Book 2 session of the Keeneland September yearling sale, selling to Shadwell Estate Co. for $750,000 Sept. 12.
A Violence colt out of the Harlan's Holiday mare Holiday Bertie sold to Oussama Aboughazale for $725,000 to pace the action during the first Book 2 session of the Keeneland September yearling sale Sept. 12.
Just two days after Hurricane Irma left her mark on South Florida, Gulfstream Park, The Village at Gulfstream Park, Palm Meadows and Gulfstream Park West began returning to normalcy.
Kentucky Downs Ladies Turf, Super Derby, Kentucky Turf Cup, Arlington-Washington Futurity, Beverly J. Lewis Stakes, and more.
Fueled by unfettered demand for offspring of leading sires Tapit and War Front and a competitive international buying base, the Keeneland September yearling sale got a fast start out of the gate during the Book 1 Sept. 11 session.
Claire Novak recaps Book 1 of the Keeneland September Sale, including comments from Mandy Pope of Whisper Hill Farm and Mark Taylor of Taylor Made Sales Agency. Sponsored by Taylor Made Sales Agency.