Keyword: Keeneland January horses of all ages sale

  • Keeneland vice president of racing and sales Bob Elliston is all smiles after a strong Keeneland January sale

    Buoyant Market Fuels Keeneland January Gains

    Keeneland's 2018 January horses of all ages sale concluded Jan. 11 with healthy results that signal continued buyer confidence and demand for quality that  buoyed the recent September yearling and November breeding stock auctions.

  • Ashview Farm's Gray (left) and Bryan (right) Lyster at Keeneland

    Ashview Succeeds With Young, Correct Mares

    While the Ashview Farm of Bryan and Gray Lyster will not be among the leading consignors at the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale by gross because they lack the numbers of other vendors, they will rank among the leaders in clearance rate.

  • Bellavais brought $485,000, the highest price of the Jan. 8 session

    Strong First Day of Keeneland January Sale

    Keeneland realized double-digit growth in gross, average and median prices during the Jan. 8 opening session of the 2018 January horses of all ages sale, which was highlighted by the $485,000 purchase by agent Steve Young of Bellavais.

  • Moonshine Bertie and her Speightster filly at the Brandywine Farm consignment at Keeneland

    2018 Foal to Accompany Dam Into Keeneland Ring

    When Moonshine Bertie, consigned as Hip 539 by Jim and Pam Robinson's Brandywine Farm, goes through the ring at the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale during the Jan. 9 second session, the mare will be accompanied by her 2018 foal.

  • Mark Taylor expects a solid market at the Keeneland January sale

    Taylor: Market Should Remain Strong in January

    Mirroring the November market, demand for just-turned yearlings should be strong and overall business solid at the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale, according to Mark Taylor of Taylor Made Sales Agency.

  • A colt by American Pharoah consigned as Hip 303 is shown at Pope McLean's Crestwood Farm consignment at Keeneland

    Will 'Pharoah Mania' Continue at Keeneland?

    As buyers braved single-digit temperatures the morning of Jan. 6 to inspect horses entered in the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale, some of the most-requested showings were for the short yearlings sired by American Pharoah.

  • Reiley McDonald

    Mrs McDougal Could Be Keeneland Sale Standout

    When the owner of the grade 2-winning mare Mrs McDougal decided last year to retire the daughter of Medaglia d'Oro, they and Kentucky horseman Reiley McDonald thought she would be a good fit for the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale.

  • Dixie Victory topped the penultimate Jan. 12 session at $100,000

    Dixie Union Mare Tops Keeneland Sale Session

    Dr. E.C. "Pug" and Susie Hart came to the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale looking for a replacement for their late mare Miz United States, and left with Dixie Victory, who topped the penultimate Jan. 12 session at $100,000.

  • Hip 78 colt by Street Sense out of Please Sign In from Hurstland Farm

    Taylor Made’s Bloodstock Investments Shifts Focus

    When Taylor Made began a pinhooking operation under the Bloodstock Investments banner, it began by investing only in broodmares, but is now shifting its focus to yearlings, buying two during the Jan. 9 Keeneland January horses of all ages sale.

  • Denali to Offer Leigh Dispersal at Keeneland

    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 January Sale Wrap: Day 3

    Ian Tapp recaps Day 3 of the Keeneland January sale, including comments from Walker Hancock of Claiborne Farm, who consigned the top broodmare prospect of the session. Sponsored by Taylor Made Sales Agency.

  • Keeneland January Sale Wrap: Day 2

    Ian Tapp recaps Day 2 of the Keeneland January sale, including comments from Frank Taylor about session-topper Up, and from Katey Caddel of Solis/Litt Bloodstock regarding $800,000 War Front filly out of Up.

  • Keeneland January: Hip 537 in the Ring

    Hip 537, Up (Galileo - Halland Park Lass, by Spectrum) in foal to War Front, brought $2.2 million during the Jan. 13 second session of the Keeneland horses of all ages sale. Video Courtesy Keeneland.

  • Keeneland January: Hip 538 in the Ring

    Hip 238, 2014 filly, War Front - Up brought $800,000 during the Keeneland 2015 January horses of all ages sale. Video Courtesy Keeneland.

  • Keeneland January: Hip 609 in the Ring

    Hip 609, Carolyn's Cat (Forestry - People's Princess, by Meadowlake), in foal to Blame, brought $450,000 at the 2015 January Keeneland horses of all ages sale.

  • Blind Luck at the Keeneland January sale.

    Blind Luck Does Not Meet Reserve at $1.4M

    Champion Blind Luck was bought back for $1.4 million when the six-time grade I winner did not achieve her reserve price at the Jan. 12 first session of the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale.

  • Keeneland January Sale Preview

    Ian Tapp previews the Keeneland January Horses of All Ages Sale, including comments from Geoffrey G. Russell, Director of Sales at Keeneland, and Mark Taylor of Taylor Made Sales.

  • Keeneland January Sale Preview

    Ian Tapp previews the Keeneland January Horses of All Ages Sale, including comments from Geoffrey G. Russell, Director of Sales at Keeneland, and Mark Taylor of Taylor Made Sales.

  • Keeneland Catalogs 1,610 for January Sale

    Keeneland has cataloged 1,610 horses for its 57th January Horses of All Ages sale Jan. 12-15, 2015. The January Sale is noted for its robust trade in high-quality racing and broodmare prospects and short yearlings.

  • Ponche de Leona brought $775,000 at the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale on Jan 7.

    Mucho Macho Man's Dam Tops at Keeneland

    Ponche de Leona, the dam of 2013 Breeders' Cup Classic (gr. I) winner Mucho Macho Man, was purchased by Brushwood Stable for $775,000 to become the new sale-topper at the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale.

  • Life Happened, the dam of grade II winner Vyjack, was purchased for $750,000 on Jan. 6.

    Vyjack's Dam Sells for $750,000 at Keeneland

    Life Happened, the dam of grade II winner Vyjack, was purchased by Solis/Litt for $750,000 as the top-priced offering early during the Jan. 6 first session of the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale.

  • Nijad Fares

    Fares Farm Dispersal Exceeds Expecations

    The Fares Farm dispersal at the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale Jan. 7-11 conjured a lot of bittersweet emotions and memories for the Fares family and Shannon White, who managed the Lexington-based farm.

  • Strong Final Numbers for Keeneland January

    After taking just three days to surpass total sales recorded last year, the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale registered strong gross, average, and median when this year's auction wrapped up Jan. 11 in Lexington.

  • Keeneland January Loses Bit of Momentum

    Strong numbers from first three sessions of Keeneland January will assure improved total sales and average price compared with last year's totals, but the five-day sale saw a slight drop in session four.

  • Nat Rea (right) is congratulated by consignor Alfred Nuckols after purchasing a $1.45 million yearling at the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale.

    Industry Newcomer Rea Maintains Low Profile

    Though he spent $1.45 million Jan. 8 on a yearling Street Sense filly at Keeneland's January sale, retired Canadian businessman Nat Rea says he is taking a cautious approach to his investments in the Thoroughbred industry.

  • A Medaglia d'Oro yearling colt brought $350,000 during the third session of the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale.

    Median Spikes in Keeneland Third Session

    The third day of the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale saw a Medaglia d'Oro yearling colt make headlines while steady interest in both yearlings and broodmares helped the median nearly double compared with last year.

  • Hip #1065, a Medaglia d'Oro colt, sold for $350,000.

    Medaglia d'Oro Colt Fetches $350,000

    Ben Glass, as agent for Gary and Mary West, signed the ticket for the highest-priced yearling sold on the third day -- through about six hours of the session -- when he went to $350,000 to land a Medaglia d'Oro colt.

  • Two Six-Figure Horses Sell During Day 3

    Maren's Meadow, a dual graded stakes-winning daughter of Meadowlake, and a yearling filly by City Zip are the first six-figure horses during the third session of the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale.

  • Blame

    New Stallions Making Mark at Keeneland Sale

    The Keeneland January sale serves as a benchmark for new stallions, as mares in foal to stallions who will have their first foals in 2013 are offered and sires who have their first yearlings look to make their mark.

  • Hip #517, Street Sense filly, brought $1.45 million at the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale.

    Keeneland January Registers Strong Second Day

    The second-highest-priced yearling to ever sell at Keeneland January and the beginning of a dispersal of an apparently deep group of horses from Fares Farm helped the Lexington sale to a strong start.

  • Supreme sold for $800,000 on Jan. 8.

    Stonestreet Purchases Supreme for $800,000

    The stakes-winning broodmare Supreme may prove to be the star of the Fares Farm dispersal on Jan. 8 at the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale after selling to Stonestreet Thoroughbred Holdings for $800,000.

  • Barbara Hunter

    Hunter's Legacy Continues at Keeneland Sale

    The legacy of the late Barbara Hunter was on full display Jan. 8 during the second day of the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale, with Keertana selling for $1 million and Snow Top Mountain bringing $950,000.

  • Snow Top Mountain brought $950,000 during the second session of the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale.

    Snow Top Mountain Brings $950,000

    Graded stakes winner Snow Top Mountain brought an impressive price of $950,000 from Audley Farm during the second session of the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale Jan. 8.

  • G3 Winner Oregon Lady Brings $475K

    Irish-bred grade III winner Oregon Lady, a daughter of Shamardal, fetched the second-highest price of the day thus far at the Jan. 8 session of the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale when she was bought for $475,000.

  • A yearling Street Sense filly brought $1,450,000 during the second session of the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale.

    Rea Buys Street Sense Yearling for $1,450,000

    A yearling Street Sense filly who is a half sister to two group/grade I winners fetched a standout price of $1,450,000 from Nat Rea of Regis Farm during the second session of the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale.