Thoroughbred Sales

Previews, results and analysis for Thoroughbred public sales

  • Songbird admires her sale display at Fasig-Tipton

    Quality on Offer at Fasig-Tipton November Sale

    It's impossible to traverse the barn area of the Fasig-Tipton November sale without feeling a sense of awe with the broodmares, racehorses, and well-bred weanlings that will be offered during the Nov. 6 sale in Lexington that begins at 4 p.m. ET.

  • Buyers inspect horses ahead of the Fasig-Tipton November sale

    Fasig-Tipton Buzzing Over Breeders' Cup Friday Results

    As buyers and consignors went about the business of inspecting and showing horses that will be offered at the Fasig-Tipton November sale, there was a buzz over the events at Del Mar during the first day of the Breeders' Cup World Championships.

  • Keeneland November Sale Preview

    Keeneland November Sale Preview

    Claire Novak previews the Keeneland November Sale featuring the first foals of American Pharoah available at public auction, including comments from Scott Calder of Ashford Stud. Other horses of note in the sale include Stellar Wind and Lady Eli.

  • Keeneland Sale Graduates in Breeders' Cup Races

    Eighty-nine Keeneland sales graduates are entered in North American graded stakes this weekend, with 66 of those alumni highlight the $28 million Breeders' Cup World Championships on Nov. 3-4 at Del Mar.

  • Collected

    Collected Heads OBS Grads in Breeders' Cup

    Speedway Stable LLC's Collected heads a contingent of 25 OBS graduates entered in the 2017 Breeders' Cup, set for Friday and Saturday, November 3 & 4 at Del Mar.

  • Keeneland Begins November Breeding Stock Sale Nov. 7

    Keeneland has cataloged 4,147 horses for its 2017 November Breeding Stock Sale, the world's largest and most important sale of its kind, to be held Nov. 7-18. The sale's first two sessions on Nov. 7-8 comprise the premier Book 1 catalog.

  • Long On Value - Woodbine, September 15, 2017

    Long On Value Supplemented to Keeneland November Sale

    Multiple graded stakes winner Long On Value, third in the Ricoh Woodbine Mile (G1T) in September, has been supplemented to the horses of racing age portion of Keeneland's 2017 November breeding stock sale.

  • 2017 Fasig-Tipton October Sale Recap Day 3

    Fasig-Tipton October Yearling Sale Recap Day 3

    Claire Novak recaps day 3 of the Fasig-Tipton October Yearling Sale, including comments from Chris Baccari, Donato Lanni and Fasig-Tipton President Boyd Browning. Sponsored by Taylor Made Sales Agency.

  • A Sky Mesa colt consigned as Hip 886 sells for $270,000 at Fasig-Tipton

    Heavenly Love's Half Brother to Farmer for $270,000

    On Oct. 6, Mark Casse-trained Heavenly Love won the Darley Alcibiades Stakes (G1) for Debby Oxley. Nineteen days later, Casse signed the sales ticket on the Malibu Moon filly's half brother for $270,000 on behalf of Kentucky owner Tracy Farmer.

  • 2017 Fasig-Tipton October Yearling Sale

    Five to Watch at Fasig-Tipton October Sale

    Three colts and two fillies are among the horses to watch during the Oct. 26 fourth and final session of the Fasig-Tipton October yearling sale, based on observations from buyers and consignors.

  • Hip 736, a colt by Medaglia d’Oro out of Broadway Gold, brought $700,000 during the Oct. 25 third session of the Fasig-Tipton October sale

    Casse Strikes Early to Get Colt for $700,000

    Acting on behalf of a partnership group, trainer Mark Casse went to $700,000 to buy a Medaglia d'Oro colt early during the Oct. 25 penultimate session of the Fasig-Tipton October yearling sale, becoming the top-priced individual at the sale.

  • 2017 Fasig-Tipton October Sale Recap Day 2

    Fasig-Tipton October Yearling Sale Recap Day 2

    Claire Novak recaps day 2 of the Fasig-Tipton October Yearling Sale, including comments from Fasig-Tipton President Boyd Browning, Mark Taylor of Taylor Made Sales, and trainer Mark Casse. Sponsored by Taylor Made Sales Agency.

  • Hip 383, a Medaglia d'Oro half brother to Miss Ella, brought $250,000

    Wilsons Acquire Well-Related Medaglia d'Oro Colt

    A Medaglia d'Oro colt who is a half brother to multiple graded stakes winner Miss Ella was one of the stars during the Oct. 24 second session of the Fasig-Tipton October sale when bought by David and Holly Wilson for $250,000.

  • Hip 506 is an Into Mischief half brother to grade 2 winner Kobe's Back

    Frommer Acquires Colt With 'Stallion's Pedigree'

    Like many pinhookers, Cary Frommer and partners are buying at the top of a polarized market with the hope they will be selling at the top of the 2-year-old market next spring, and she hopes an Into Mischief colt bought for $270,000 fits the bill.

  • 2017 Fasig-Tipton October Sale Recap Day 1

    Fasig-Tipton October Yearling Sale Recap Day 1

    Claire Novak recaps the day 1 of the Fasig-Tipton October Yearling Sale, including comments from Tommy Eastham of Legacy Bloodstock, Samantha Siegel of Jay Em Ess Stable, and Fasig-Tipton President Boyd Browning.

  • Hip 131, a Tapit filly out of Raffishing Look, sold for $250,000

    Crow Thrilled to Get Tapit Filly for $250,000

    Liz Crow, acting on behalf of Mathis Stables, was pleased she was able to acquire a chestnut daughter of leading sire Tapit for $250,000 Oct. 23 during the first session of the Fasig-Tipton October fall yearling sale.

  • Hip 96, a Ghostzapper filly, sells for $275,000

    Ghostzapper Filly Landed in Good Spot at Fasig-Tipton

    A Ghostzapper filly initially pointed toward to an August sale lit up the bid board during the opening session of the Fasig-Tipton October fall yearling sale Oct. 23, bringing a final bid of $275,000 from Samantha Siegel's Jay Em Ess Stable.

  • Birdstone Colt Tops Iowa Fall Sale

    A yearling Birdstone colt bred and consigned by Iowa State University was sold for $55,000 to Larry Cascio to top the Oct. 22 fall sale conducted by the Iowa Thoroughbred Breeders and Owners Association.

  • Hip 339, a Ghostzapper colt consigned by his breeder Adena Springs

    Tapit Yearlings Among Fasig-Tipton Hips to Watch

    A colt and a filly by Gainesway's leading sire Tapit are among the horses to keep an eye on during the Oct. 23 opening session of the Fasig-Tipton October yearling sale. The auction in Lexington begins at 10 a.m. daily through Oct. 26.

  • Ricky Higgs holds a yearling from his consignment to the Fasig-Tipton October sale

    October Sale Good For Modest Consignor Higgs

    Since the early 1990s, the Chandler, Ind., resident has circled this sale on his calendar. It is the lone yearling auction to which he consigns a select handful of horses, mostly pinhooks or youngsters owned by friends.