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Keeneland concluded its four-day January Horses of All Ages Sale January 11 with improved figures over last year and big boosts for Triple Crown winner and third-year sire American Pharoah. more

Jan 12, 2018 3:42 PM Business

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Keeneland November wrapped its 12-day auction of weanlings and breeding stock on Nov. 18 with solid year-to-year figures and an eye toward new sire American Pharoah. more

Nov 20, 2017 3:12 PM Business

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Fasig-Tipton concluded its November Sale with a record for gross receipts with $74,200,000, in addition to two of the most expensive mares sold in the company’s history. more

Nov 7, 2017 11:42 AM Business

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The yearling sales season concluded on Oct. 26 on a high note as Fasig-Tipton wrapped its October Sale with record gross receipts and average price. more

Oct 27, 2017 1:27 PM Business

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Keeneland’s September yearling auction concluded on September 23 with its highest gross sales figures since the 2008 edition at more than $300 million. more

Sep 25, 2017 10:58 AM Business

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Fasig-Tipton concluded its first Turf Showcase of Selected Yearlings with somewhat disappointing results, as nearly 49 percent of the horses on offer did not meet their reserve prices. more

Sep 12, 2017 12:33 PM Business

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Keeneland concluded its last public Thoroughbred auction of the year on Sunday with relatively even numbers, but the results have industry officials contemplating whether a change in the commercial breeding business is forthcoming. more

Nov 22, 2016 9:50 AM Business

Fasig-Tipton concluded its annual November sale of breeding stock Monday evening with strong numbers and a propensity for proven producers. more

Nov 16, 2016 3:21 PM Business

Fasig-Tipton concluded its annual November sale of breeding stock Monday evening with strong numbers and a propensity for proven producers. more

Nov 8, 2016 1:42 PM Business

Breeders had one more chance to sell their yearlings at a major auction this week. Fasig-Tipton wrapped its three-day Kentucky Fall Yearlings sale with slight price declines and an improved proportion of sold horses on Wednesday evening. more

Oct 27, 2016 12:20 PM Business

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Keeneland concluded its 13-day September Yearling Sale on Sept. 25 with generally positive financial indicators and a variety of international buyers. more

Sep 26, 2016 11:24 AM Business

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Keeneland opened its prestigious Keeneland September Sale with a three-day stretch of high-priced horses as 346 top-end yearling Thoroughbreds went through the auction ring with strong economic indicators. more

Sep 20, 2016 3:19 PM Business

Fasig-Tipton concluded two days of Thoroughbred auctions July 12 with mixed economic indicators that could reveal increased polarization in one part of the bloodstock market.The sales company held its fourth Selected Horses of... more

Jul 20, 2016 7:02 PM Business

Fasig-Tipton concluded two days of Thoroughbred auctions July 12 with mixed economic indicators that could reveal increased polarization in one part of the bloodstock market. The sales company held its fourth Selected Horses... more

Jul 13, 2016 3:46 PM Business

The last chance to buy a mare at public auction in Lexington ahead of the 2016 breeding season has come and gone. Fasig-Tipton concluded its two-day Kentucky Winter Mixed Sale on Feb. 9 with declines in economic indicators and fewer... more

Feb 26, 2016 5:16 PM Business

The last chance to buy a mare at public auction in Lexington ahead of the 2016 breeding season has come and gone. Fasig-Tipton concluded its two-day Kentucky Winter Mixed Sale on Tuesday with declines in economic indicators and fewer... more

Feb 10, 2016 2:30 PM Business

Keeneland concluded its January Horses of All Ages Sale on Friday with relatively steady numbers that reflected the same quality-focused buying that has been the trend in recent years.The January sale is not considered a signpost... more

Jan 19, 2016 1:46 PM Business

Central Kentucky’s two biggest breeding stock sales for 2015 posted solid numbers in November, indicating that the Thoroughbred sales industry is maintaining the steady growth signaled at the yearling auctions this summer and fall.... more

Nov 16, 2015 8:55 PM Business

Keeneland’s September Yearling Sale, one of the largest public sales of young Thoroughbreds in the United States, finished Sept. 26 with strong numbers. The 12-day auction ended with total receipts of $281,496,100, up from last year’s... more

Sep 29, 2015 3:43 PM Business

The Thoroughbred auction ring is a place of cycles. Mares walk through in the winter, go to a new home, and two years later, their yearlings step in. Sometimes, the cycle can move people from one side of a sale to another.Mandy... more

Sep 22, 2015 2:46 PM Business