Keyword: Keeneland April sale of 2-year-olds in training

  • Keeneland sale topper, a Dixieland Band filly, during her pre-sale workout.

    Keeneland April Sale Sets Records For Average And Median

    After a slow start, Keeneland's April auction of 2-year-olds in training closed with a flurry of bidding Tuesday that helped establish sale records for both average price and median price. The 91 horses sold grossed $14,898,000 and averaged $163,714. The median was $125,000. Compared to a year ago, the number sold plunged by 26.0%, and the gross dropped by 19.5%. However, the average and median enjoyed increases of 8.8% and 19.0%, respectively.