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