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A ridgling from the first crop of Verrazano lit up the bid board Sept. 17 at the Keeneland September yearling sale, going to agent Steve Young for $625,000. […]

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It doesn’t happen very often when there is a dispute over a pricey yearling, but there was a kerfuffle over a handsome well-bred son of Curlin during the Sept. 14 session of the Keeneland September yearling sale. […]

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After three straight clear victories on the synthetic surface at Woodbine, Ami’s Mesa will try to add to that winning stretch Sept. 18 in the $400,000 Presque Isle Downs Masters Stakes (G2). […]

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Traveling over the Santa Anita Park main track by himself the morning of Sept. 18, Arrogate, with Rafael Bejarano aboard, worked a half-mile in :49 3/5, cutting splits of :12 2/5 and :25 1/5 before galloping out to five furlongs in 1:02 3/5. […]

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Barretts announces 2018 sale dates, with the location of sales the same as 2017. As previously announced, the March and May 2-Year-Olds in training sales have been combined in 2018 and will held in April. […]

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When trainer John Servis purchased a Malibu Moon colt for $85,000 at the Keeneland September yearling sale Sept. 17, the transaction yielded a large profit for Florida-based Imagine… […]

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Yearlings by Violence, the second-leading freshman sire of 2017, are selling big at the Keeneland September yearling sale. Through the first day of Book 3, he’s sold 16 yearlings for an average of $285,625. […]

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When the hammer fell at $150,000 for a filly she co-bred, Amy Boulton embraced consignor Pat Costello of Paramount Sales as tears flowed from her eyes. […]

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Brisk commerce was the hallmark of business on the third day of Keeneland’s September yearling sale Sept. 13, where spirited bidding among the industry’s major buyers drove prices upward. […]

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Exploding down the stretch while coming from well off the pace, Irish-bred invader Capla Temptress (IRE) took the $250,000 Natalma Stakes (G1T) Sept. 17 in her North American debut, stamping her ticket to the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf. […]

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Longines Kentucky Oaks (G1) winner Cathryn Sophia and Her Emmynency, winner of the Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup (G1T) at Keeneland, have been consigned by Bedouin Bloodstock to Keeneland’s 2017 November breeding stock sale, which begins Nov. 7. […]

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The field may have been scratched down to four for the $250,000 Frank J. De Francis Memorial Dash (G3), but David Gruskos’ Chublicious still found a way to provide a stunner in the six-furlong sprint at Laurel Park. […]

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Don Adam’s Courtlandt Farm has been active throughout this year’s Keeneland September yearling sale and after buying colts earlier in the week was shopping for fillies during the Sept. 16 session that began Book 3. […]

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International Bloodstock Agent, James Delahooke has thrown his support behind the efforts of the Water Hay Oats Alliance to ban the use of performance enhancing drugs in U.S. horse racing. […]

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Don Alberto acquired a handsome gray daughter of Tapit out of grade 1 winner Believe You Can, by Proud Citizen. […]

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The Tapit show continues during the fourth day of the Keeneland September yearling sale with a colt out of Comedy going to Eric Fein for $900,000. Comedy is the dam of graded stakes winners Taris and Theatre Star and stakes winner Stoweshoe. […]

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Multiple graded stakes winner Farrell will return to racing action for the first time since she competed in the Longines Kentucky Oaks (G1) more than four months ago when she headlines the $100,000 Dogwood Stakes Sept. 23. […]

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Duke of Mischief’s son Mr. G T brought his sire his first victory with a score at Gulfstream Park, while Despite the Odds earned his first win as a stallion when Fenton’s Four won at even money at Laurel Park. […]

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Girvin will get a bit of class relief. Next on tap for the three-time graded stakes winner is the $400,000 Oklahoma Derby (G3) Sept. 24 at Remington Park. […]

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After being quiet during the early part of the Keeneland September yearling sale, Glen Hill Farm’s Craig Bernick has been busy, with one of his purchases being an Orb filly bought for $285,000 during the Sept. 18 session. […]

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