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Video: Keeneland Nov - Day 12 Wrap

Video: Keeneland Nov - Day 12 Wrap

As the Keeneland November sale continued its strong run during the 12th of 15 sessions, Ron Mitchell discusses the auction with Tom Thornbury, associated director of sales.

Video: Keeneland Nov - Day 10 Wrap

Video: Keeneland Nov - Day 10 Wrap

As Keeneland's record-setting November sale completed its 10th session Wednesday, Nov. 14, Ron Mitchell discusses the auction with Tom Thornbury, associate director of sales.

Video: Keeneland Nov - Week 1 Wrap

Video: Keeneland Nov - Week 1 Wrap

As the Keeneland November sale completes week 1 and heads into the second week, Ron Mitchell discusses the auction with Tom Thornbury, associate director of sales.

Video: Keeneland Nov - Day 4 Wrap

Video: Keeneland Nov - Day 4 Wrap

As the Keeneland November sale continues, Ron Mitchell discusses the market with Tom Thornbury, associate director of sales.

Video: Keeneland Nov - Day 3 Wrap

Video: Keeneland Nov - Day 3 Wrap

As the Keeneland November sale continues on a strong note, Ron Mitchell discusses the market with Tom Thornbury, associate director of sales.

Veteran Sires Lead Way at Keeneland

Veteran Sires Lead Way at Keeneland

Veteran stallions A.P. Indy, Kingmambo, and Smart Strike -- all of whom stand at Lane's End Farm -- top the list of covering sires by average during the first two sessions of the Keeneland November breeding stock sale.

Keeneland Sale 'Unbelievable'

With cumulative increases of 19.3% and 7.3% in gross sales and average price, respectively, during the first two days of the marathon Keeneland November Breeding Stock Sale, the mood within the Lexington sales pavilion was almost euphoric Tuesday, Nov. 6.

Video: Keeneland Nov - Day 2 Wrap

Video: Keeneland Nov - Day 2 Wrap

As the Keeneland November sale continued on a strong note Tuesday, Ron Mitchell discusses the market with Tom Thornbury, associate director of sales.

Video: Keeneland Nov - Day 1 Wrap

Video:  Keeneland Nov - Day 1 Wrap

BloodHorseNOW.com reporter Ron Mitchell interviews John Sikura of Hill 'n' Dale about the world record price set today and recaps the first day of the sale from Keeneland.

Video: Interview with Glencrest Farm's John Greathouse

Video:  Interview with Glencrest Farm's John Greathouse

John Greathouse, whose family operates Glencrest Farm in Lexington, discusses the Breeders' Cup chances of Panty Raid, the filly who won Keeneland's Spinster Stakes in impressive fashion. The filly has been pre-entered in two Breeders' Cup races.

Spanish Steps: Gathering No Moss

Spanish Steps: Gathering No Moss

Florida-based stallion Spanish Steps had a breakout day during the Ocala Breeders' Sales Company's select yearling sale, as he emerged as not only the leading first-crop sire but also the second-leading sire by average.

All's Quiet as Sun Rises Over Downs

As a bright morning sun broke through the darkness, all was quiet on the backside of Churchill Downs Saturday. And on the heels of a record crowd for Friday's Kentucky Oaks (gr. I), track officials were expecting another banner day for Saturday's Kentucky Derby (gr. I).

Afleet Alex Looks Good in Final Derby Prep

Arkansas Derby (gr. II) winner Afleet Alex was the only contender for Saturday's Kentucky Derby (gr. I) to put in his final workout Tuesday, and the son of Northern Afleet again showed his fitness by breezing a half-mile in :48 2/5 at Churchill Downs.

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