Information and analysis of endoscopic exams and radiographs placed within repositories at major sales were designed to assist with the auction process, but they continue to pose issues for veterinarians, buyers, and sellers.
- Stakes Calendar
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|April 8||Transylvania S Presented by Keeneland Select||$100,000g||3yo,||8.5f T|
|April 9||Central Bank Ashland S||$500,000g||3yo, f||8.5f|
|April 9||Commonwealth S||$250,000g||4&up,||7f|
|April 9||Madison S||$300,000g||4&up, f/m||7f|
|April 9||Shakertown S||$200,000g||4&up,||5.5f T|
|April 9||Toyota Blue Grass S||$1,000,000g||3yo,||9f|
|April 14||Appalachian S Presented by Japan Racing Association||$125,000g||3yo, f||8f T|
|April 15||Maker's 46 Mile||$300,000g||4&up,||8f T|
|April 16||Ben Ali S||$200,000g||4&up,||9f|
|April 16||Lexington S||$150,000g||3yo,||8.5f|
|April 16||Giant's Causeway S||$100,000g||4&up, f/m||5.5f T|
|April 16||Coolmore Jenny Wiley S||$350,000g||4&up, f/m||8.5f T|
|April 17||Adena Springs Beaumont S||$150,000g||3yo, f||7f|
|April 22||Hilliard Lyons Doubledogdare S||$100,000g||4&up, f/m||8.5f|
|April 23||Dixiana Elkhorn S||$250,000g||4&up,||12f T|
|April 29||Bewitch S||$150,000g||4&up, f/m||12f T|
Vice president of racing W.B. Rogers Beasley is retiring from Keeneland June 30, it was announced Feb. 2, after 34 years of leadership involving the Lexington oval's sales and racing operations.
In record-setting fashion, Triple Crown winner American Pharoah secured the Lexington Herald-Leader Kentucky Sportsman of the Year honor Jan. 26.
Keeneland announced Jan. 26 that Jesse Ullery will join the sales department as a sales associate.
American Pharoah named Horse of the Year and more inside the January 23, 2016 issue of Blood-Horse Magazine.
Tepin secured her Eclipse Award honors with a slam-dunk performance in the Breeders' Cup Mile (gr. IT), beating the boys by 2 1⁄2 lengths in a race which has now had a female winner upon nine occasions.
Keeneland announced that its track kitchen, located in the stable area of the track, is set to undergo renovation work to its kitchen area.
Lenny Shulman recaps Day 2 of the Keeneland January Horses of All Ages Sale, including a look at the numbers, and comments from Keeneland Director of Sales, Geoffrey Russell. Sponsored by Taylor Made Sales Agency. Watch Video
Evan Hammonds updates us on the numbers following session 1 of the Keeneland January Mixed Sale. watch video
Spirited bidding from a gathering of about 250 at the Keeneland Entertainment Center Jan. 9 bought $714,000 in stallion seasons to benefit of the Thoroughbred Charities of America.
For the second consecutive year, Keeneland's premier 3-year-old races, the Toyota Blue Grass (gr. I) and Central Bank Ashland (gr. I), lead five stakes run on opening Saturday of the spring meet.
Scott Serio has won the 2015 Media Eclipse Award for Photography for his photograph of Triple Crown winner American Pharoah working out on the Keeneland training track in preparation for last year's Breeders' Cup Classic.
The 26th annual Thoroughbred Charities of America Stallion Season Auction began Jan. 4, offering stallion seasons, experiences, halters, and other auction items.
Kentucky attorney general finds KHRC lacked authority to allow Lasix-free races, which could hinder Keeneland's plans to conduct such events in 2016.
Sponsorship of The Curragh's group I juvenile stakes will run through 2018.
The North American dispersal of the Estate for Sara Jane Leigh's bloodstock will be offered by Craig and Holly Bandoroff's Denali Stud as agent during the first session of the upcoming Keeneland January sale on Jan. 11.
Keeneland has cataloged 1,796 horses for its 58th January Horses of All Ages Sale, which will be held Jan. 11-15, 2016.
Efforts by Keeneland to open a Quarter Horse track in 2016 in Corbin, Ky, which also would offer historical racing, have been slowed by litigation and political maneuvering.
The Kentucky Horse Racing Commission on Dec. 1 approved Turfway Park to add historical racing, although track officials did not put a timetable on when such gaming would become reality at the Northern Kentucky track.
James McIngvale's Runhappy, the Breeders' Cup Sprint (gr. I) winner, works Nov. 25 at Keeneland toward a start in the Dec. 26 Malibu Stakes (gr. I) at Santa Anita.