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Part of the reason for a steady yearling market could be a belief by industry insiders that this too, shall pass. Read more

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Broodmare prospects drew the highest prices of the two-day Fasig-Tipton Kentucky Winter Mixed auction as breeders did some last-minute shopping in advance of the breeding sheds opening later this month. Read more

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The 5-year-old won the Grade 1 Kentucky Oaks in 2017 and was second in that year’s Breeders’ Cup Distaff, along with numerous other Grade 1 racing successes. Read more

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Keeneland

This year’s Keeneland November Breeding Stock Sale, which concluded Nov. 16, marked the start to the next part in the story of top race mare Lady Eli. Read more

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Lady Aurelia, a 4-year-old Scat Daddy filly offered as Hip 200 by Hill ‘n’ Dale Sales Agency, dropped the hammer at $7.5 million and was purchased by Barbara Banke of Stonestreet Farm, one of her co-owners before stepping into the ring. Read more

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Owners, breeders look ahead to the 2019 breeding season. Read more

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Keeneland

Keeneland’s September yearling sale enjoyed strong numbers for another year, in no small part thanks to the presence of Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum, head of the international Godolphin Thoroughbred operation and ruler of Dubai. Read more

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Fasig-Tipton Photos

The yearling sales season has begun in Kentucky with a strong start. The July Sale is a typically a prime time to market yearlings before the much larger fall auctions. Read more

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The two-day Fasig-Tipton Kentucky Winter Mixed Sale concludes with hot competition for horses at the top end of the market. Read more

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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. Read more

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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. Read more

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Fasig-Tipton Photo

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. Read more

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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. Read more

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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. Read more

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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. Read more

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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. Read more

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

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

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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. Read more

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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. Read more

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