A week before Keeneland’s 2018 Fall Meet opens, prospective fields for Fall Stars Weekend stakes on the first three days of the season continue to take shape.
Gross sales of $377 million fourth-highest in September Sale history
Demand for Thoroughbred racehorses continued Monday at Keeneland when cumulative gross sales of $326,287,200 through seven sessions of the 13-day September Yearling Sale exceeded total sales of $307,845,400 for last year’s entire 12-day sale.
Book Two of the 2018 Keeneland September Yearling Sale closed with an Uncle Mo colt from Morena topping the session at $875,000.
China Horse Club/Maverick Racing paid $1 million for the Uncle Mo colt Wall Street Lion to record the most expensive purchase so far during Saturday’s fifth session of the Keeneland September Yearling Sale.