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  1. Keeneland September Day 12 Sees DeclinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Blood Horse

    A single six-figure horse was sold at the Keeneland September yearling sale Sept. 20 as the two-week auction's 12th session ended with across-the-board declines.

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  2. Filly First Winner for Line of DavidRead the original story

    Friday | Blood Horse

    Line of David won the 2010 Arkansas Derby among three wins from seven careers starts and bankrolled $662,000. The 7-year-old son of stands near Lexington at B. Wayne Hughes' Spendthrift Farm, where he commanded a $6,000 fee in 2014.

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  3. Horseman Tom Harbut Dies at Age 94Read the original story

    Friday | Blood Horse

    Thomas P. Harbut, an accomplished horseman and the son of Man o'War's groom, died Sept. 15 in Lexington at age 94. One of 12 children, Harbut was the son of Will and Mary Harbut, his father the well-known groom for legendary Man o'War.

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  4. Keeneland September continues steady progressRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Blood Horse

    September yearling sale presented a stable market that made its own gains over last year's performance and kept the entire sale on track to beat its overall 2013 median and average prices. Thursday's 10th of 13 sessions grossed $9,376,000 for 276 yearlings, a 3.7% increase over last year's total for a larger number, 291.

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  5. Wise Dan and His Quarter Horse Buddy DonnieRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Blood Horse

    Andrea Caudill, a longtime fan of Wise Dan, is the editor of the American Quarter Horse Association's Q-Racing Journal. Caudill combined her Thoroughbred and Quarter Horse interests into one article called Bluegrass Cowboy: A Thoroughbred trainer with a cowboy heart.

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  6. Keeneland September Sale Gains ContinueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Blood Horse

    Keeneland's September yearling sale posted more across-the-board gains Sept. 17 at its ninth session as four horses brought $200,000 or more, helping the 13-day sale remain ahead on average and median prices as compared to last year.

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  7. Top Stallion Street Cry Dead at Age 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Blood Horse

    The son of Machiavellian was 16. "Street Cry epitomized everything that Darley and Godolphin aim to achieve he was bred by Sheikh Mohammed in Ireland, excelled at the very highest level on the racecourse in Dubai and the U.S., and then became the lynchpin of our stallion operations in both America and Australia." said Sheikh Mohammed's bloodstock advisor John Ferguson.

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  8. Keeneland September Sees More Gains on Day 8Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Blood Horse

    The Keeneland September yearling sale rolled on through its second week Sept. 16, posting increases across the board as the first week's momentum seemed to carry over into the later market.

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  9. California Chrome Arrives at Parx RacingRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Blood Horse

    Assistant trainer Alan Sherman was at track to meet the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands and Preakness Stakes winner, who settled him into Barn 10. California Chrome is tabbed as the even money favorite on the morning line for Pennsylvania Derby. He was joined on the Tex Sutton flight from California by Pennsylvania Derby entrants, , the 7-2 second choice and winner of the William Hill Haskell for trainer Bob Baffert and the John Sadler-trained , also trained by Baffert, who has arrived for the $1 million Cotillion for 3-year-old fillies, also on Saturday.

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  10. Curlin Colt Tops Strong Keeneland SessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Blood Horse

    15 seventh session of the Keeneland September yearling sale saw increases comparable to those generated during the first six sessions at the Lexington sales company. The day's session was the first of two days of selling in Book 3. The session-topper, consigned by Lane's End as Hip 1823, was purchased by J. W. S. for $375,000.

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  11. Cross Traffic to Stand at Spendthrift in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Blood Horse

    The brilliant son of Unbridled's Song is being offered immediately to breeders through Spendthrift's "Share the Upside Program" on a limited basis for $17,500. His 2015 stands & nurses fee will be $15,000.

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  12. Keeneland Projects 45,000 for Breeders' CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Blood Horse

    12. Gabbert was one of several individuals who addressed the Kentucky General Assembly Interim Joint Committee on Licensing and Occupations at a meeting at Keeneland. Breeders' Cup earlier this year named the Lexington racetrack the host site for next year.

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  13. Spendthrift Adds Lyle to Stallion Sales TeamRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | Blood Horse

    Brian Lyle, a 17-year veteran in the Thoroughbred industry, has joined the stallion sales team at B. Wayne Hughes' Spendthrift Farm in Lexington, Ky. "I'm thankful to Mr. Hughes and the entire Spendthrift team for the tremendous opportunity to work for one of the most innovative stallion farms in the world," Lyle said.

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  14. $2.2 Million Colts Lift Keeneland Book 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Blood Horse

    Hip 749, a half brother to 2013 Breeders' Cup Juvenile winner New Year's Day, were purchased for $2.2 million on Sept. 11. lifted the Keeneland September yearling sale's fourth session, which saw average price rise by 10.2% and median climb by 7.1% Sept.

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  15. Haskin: View From the VerrazanoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Blood Horse

    It's been 13 years since I first wrote this article in Blood-Horse magazine, and five years since I last reprinted it online. People still have vivid recollections of 9/11, and everyone remembers exactly where they were and what they were doing when the news broke.

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  16. Keeneland Sale: Strong, Competitive MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Blood Horse

    As the Keeneland September yearling sale entered its third session Sept. 10, there was unanimity among the major players that the results so far indicated a strong, competitive auction market.

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  17. Oxbow's Half Brother Leads Keeneland GainsRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Blood Horse

    Tuesday's session sold fewer horses than at last year's second session - 121 yearlings versus 139 - but gross moved up by 8.3% to $37,788,000. Average easily surpassed the 2013 figure, rising 24.4% from $250,978 to $312,298, and median performed best of all, jumping 40%, from $200,000 to $280,000.

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  18. Average, Median Up on Day 1 of Keeneland SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Blood Horse

    Darley representative John Ferguson signed for the sale-topping filly, a dark bay or brown Pennsylvania-bred that Eaton Sales consigned on behalf of breeder Brushwood Stable. The 13-day auction in Lexington, Ky., opened with a decline in gross sales after 10 fewer horses sold compared with last year's corresponding session, but average and median both went up--median by a strong 22.5%.

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  19. Keeneland September Sale Set to Test MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | Blood Horse

    The Keeneland September yearling auction, the world's largest marketplace for Thoroughbred yearlings, opens Monday, Sept. 8, in Lexington, and sellers and Keeneland officials see reasons to believe the 12-day event can maintain its recent positive form.

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  20. Ramseys Win National Breeder, Owner AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Blood Horse

    Ken and Sarah Ramsey took home honors as national owner of the year and national breeder of the year for 2013 during the Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association National Awards Dinner in Lexington the evening of Sept. 5. The Ramseys, who own Ramsey Farm in Kentucky, were previously named Kentucky breeder of the year and Midwestern region owner of the year for 2013.

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