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(Whitmore winning at Keeneland in 2017 / Photo Courtesy of Keeneland) From the Media Team at Keeneland: Defending Champions Suedois (FR), Whitmore, Miss Sunset and Bucchero among Nominees to Keeneland’s Star-Studded Fall Stars Weekend LEXINGTON, KY (Sept. 25, 2018) – Four graded stakes winners from Keeneland’s 2017 Fall Stars Weekend, including Suedois (FR), who...Read More >
(Cover Photo Courtesy of Churchill Downs / Divine Queen winning the Dogwood Stakes) Notes & Quotes From Around the Wacky World of Thoroughbred Racing: Parx Race Track: G1 Cotillion Stakes: Mike Smith, rider of Midnight Bisou, who was moved up to the win: “I was going straight as an arrow to stay in my...Read More >
From the Media Team at Keeneland: Two horses each sold for $65,000 to lead Saturday’s 12th session of the 13-day Keeneland September Yearling Sale. Cumulatively, Keeneland has sold 2,733 yearlings for $375,796,200, for a 22.07 percent increase in gross receipts from the entire 12-session sale in 2017 when Keeneland sold 2,555 horses for...Read More >