Lexington Stakes winner Senior Investment worked five furlongs in 1:02 at Keeneland on Sunday morning in his final serious pre-Preakness move.Full Story >>
April 29, 2017
Keeneland concluded its spring meet on Friday with relatively steady overall attendance and handle figures despite running one fewer day, and with a strong performance on the day of the track’s signature Kentucky Derby prep.
April 28, 2017
Trainer Rusty Arnold readily acknowledged Friday after Quiet Business won the final stakes of the Keeneland spring meet, the Grade 3 Bewitch Stakes, that fate played a role in victory.
April 24, 2017
Luis Saez, the leading jockey at the four-month championship meet at Gulfstream Park this winter, is serving two sets of three-day suspensions stemming from recent riding infractions at Keeneland.
April 22, 2017
If it seemed Itsinthepost might have been out of his element when shipping in from Southern California for the Grade 2, $250,000 Elkhorn Stakes, the bay gelding dispelled any such notions by proving clearly best Saturday with a 1 1/4-length victory at ...
April 21, 2017
Unbridled Mo, confidently ridden by jockey John Velazquez, turned back a sustained run from Power of Snunner in the final furlong to prevail amid a field of just four fillies and mares in the Friday feature, the Grade 3, $100,000 Doubledogdare Stakes
Irap and Practical Joke, the one-two finishers in the Blue Grass Stakes on April 8, both turned in their first works since then on Friday at Keeneland, as a flurry of Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks hopefuls worked to beat the rain that was expected ...
April 19, 2017
Undrafted, an earner of more than $1.3 million in a 28-race career, will make his 7-year-old debut Friday in the third race, a $77,000, classified allowance scheduled for 5 1/2 furlongs on turf.
Trainer Mike Maker holds a strong hand with four of the 11 older turf horses entered in the weekend feature at Keeneland, the Grade 2, $250,000 Elkhorn Stakes on Saturday.
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April 17, 2017
Thirteen stakes were run during the first seven days of the Keeneland meet, but just three will be held over the ensuing eight days: the Grade 3 Doubledogdare on Friday, the Grade 2 Elkhorn on Saturday, and the Grade 3 Bewitch on closing day, April 28.