The Pressbox Interviews Bob Elliston, Vice President Of Sales At Keeneland, About Preakness Stakes, Triple Crown

The Pressbox Interviews Bob Elliston, Vice President Of Sales At Keeneland. Fourteen of the twenty horses in The Kentucky Derby were Keeneland Sales. The Preakness will have three homebreds and four Keeneland Sales.

He’s an amazing horse and I thought that he went beautiful today,” Asmussen said. “I’m very appreciative of (Track Superintendent) Pedro (Zavala) and (Senior Director of Racing) Jason (Boulet). The racetrack was in just pristine, perfect condition for a work that we felt was this important.”

Hall of Fame Trainer Steve Asmussen, about the grand champ, Gun Runner, following his work on the main track at the Fair Grounds Sunday