Market remains strong as Keeneland November sale closes with increases in overall average, median

Fierce competition for quality horses among an exceptionally deep buying bench generated healthy results as Keeneland’s November Breeding Stock Sale concluded Saturday. Buyer confidence carried forward from the September Yearling Sale, spurring premium prices; increases in average and median; and the sale of 18 horses for $1 million or more, led by the $6 million paid by Coolmore’s M.V. Magnier...

Keeneland catalogs 4,145 horses for 2017 November Breeding Stock Sale

Keeneland has cataloged 4,145 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. Headlining the November Sale catalog are graded stakes winners and graded stakes producers, led by champion Stellar Wind and Grade 1 stakes winners Lady Eli, Cathryn Sophia, Her Emmynency, Al’s Gal, Paola Queen and Street Fancy. November...

Stellar Wind, I'm a Chatterbox, Lovely Maria among the top choices for Kentucky Oaks

Five Grade I winners plus the best 3-year-old fillies of 2015 from South Florida and New Orleans make up part of a deep field of 14 fillies and one also-eligible entered today for Friday’s 141st running of the $1 million Kentucky Oaks at Churchill Downs.   The Oaks will go as the 11th race on Friday’s 12-race program that begins at 10:30 a.m. Post time for the Oaks is 5:49 p.m. The winner...

Stellar Wind, I’m a Chatterbox, Lovely Maria among the top choices for Kentucky Oaks

Five Grade I winners plus the best 3-year-old fillies of 2015 from South Florida and New Orleans make up part of a deep field of 14 fillies and one also-eligible entered today for Friday’s 141st running of the $1 million Kentucky Oaks at Churchill Downs.   The Oaks will go as the 11th race on Friday’s 12-race program that begins at 10:30 a.m. Post time for the Oaks is 5:49 p.m. The winner...