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Keeneland to Sponsor Fundraising Bluegrass International Cup Polo Match and Dinner at Mt. Brilliant Farm
Keeneland has announced it will be the title sponsor of the 13th Annual Bluegrass International Cup, a polo match and dinner benefiting the Fayette Alliance Foundation and the UK Markey Cancer Foundation on Friday, Sept. 6, at historic Mt. Brilliant Farm near Lexington.
Statement from Keeneland President and CEO Bill Thomason on Keeneland’s support of the Breeders’ Cup decision to hold the 2019 World Championships at Santa Anita:
“Keeneland fully supports the decision of the Breeders’ Cup Board of Directors to keep the 2019 World Championships at Santa Anita.
Keeneland will offer a record $5.675 million in stakes purses during its 17-day Fall Meet from Oct. 4-26, which opens with the prestigious Fall Stars Weekend
Katsumi Yoshizawa’s homebred Master Fencer (JPN), who is scheduled to make his next start in the Belmont (G1) on June 8, worked a half-mile in :52 over a fast track Wednesday at Keeneland
Gary Barber’s War of Will, who won the $1.5 million Preakness (G1) at Pimlico on Saturday, arrived at trainer Mark Casse’s barn at Keeneland around 3:30 p.m. ET today.
Keeneland announced today that prominent bloodstock agent Julie Cauthen has joined the company’s September Yearling Sale inspection team.