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Keeneland includes the Keeneland Racecourse, a Thoroughbred horse racing facility, and a sales complex, both in Lexington, Kentucky.


The health and safety of Keeneland’s fans, horsemen, athletes and staff are at the forefront of every decision our leadership makes about our racing, sales and hospitality operations. After detailed consultations with Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear and the Kentucky Department for Public Health and with Lexington Mayor Linda Gorton and the Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government, Keeneland is taking the following steps out of an abundance of caution to do our part in containing the spread of COVID-19 while uph

Keeneland COVID-19 Update on 2020 Spring Race Meet and April Sale


The health and safety of Keeneland’s fans, horsemen, athletes and staff are at the forefront of every decision our leadership makes about our racing, sales and hospitality operations.

Breeders’ Cup Tickets on Sale March 9


Tickets for the 2020 Breeders' Cup World Championships Nov. 6-7 at Keeneland will go on sale March 9, and based on its inaugural event in Lexington Breeders' Cup officials have prepared for high demand.

Keeneland and Churchill Downs Reinforce Commitment to Safety with Racing and Training Reforms


Pre-work and pre-race vet exams; ban on Lasix in 2-year-old races

Grade 1-Placed Enaya Alrabb Brings $640,000 Tuesday at Keeneland January Horses of All Ages Sale


James Schenck, agent, acquired the two most expensive horses of Tuesday’s second session of the Keeneland January Horses of All Ages Sale when he purchased Grade 1-placed Enaya Alrabb for $640,000 and Confidently, a half-sister to champion and leading sire Uncle Mo, for $560,000. Both horses were offered as broodmare prospects.

$360,000 Broodmare Applauding Tops First Day of Keeneland January Horses of All Ages Sale


Applauding, an 11-year-old winning daughter of Congrats in foal to Curlin, who was consigned by Hill ‘n’ Dale Sales Agency, agent, was a $360,000 private sale purchase by Hunter Valley Farm, agent, to lead Monday’s opening session of the Keeneland January Horses of All Ages Sale.

Keeneland Sales Produce 12 Finalists for 2019 Eclipse Awards


Two Horse of the Year candidates are September Sale graduates

Dams of Grade 1 winner Mo Forza, Grade 2 Winner Thousand Words among Supplements to Keeneland January Horses of All Ages Sale


Keeneland has announced that the dams of two recent graded stakes winners – Inflamed, whose first foal, Mo Forza, won the Nov. 30 Hollywood Derby (G1) at Del Mar, and multiple graded stakes winner Pomeroys Pistol, dam of Dec. 7 Los Alamitos Futurity (G2) winner Thousand Words – have been supplemented to the 2020 January Horses of All Ages Sale, to be held Jan. 13-17.