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Keeneland January Sale 2011 January 10th, 2011 HIP #: 125 $625k

Keeneland has catalogued 1,594 horses for its 2012 January Sale

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Keeneland catalogues 1,594 for January Sale

KEENELAND has cataloged 1,594 horses for its 2012 January Mixed Sale , set forJanuary 9-12. The catalogue is 13 per cent smaller than the 2011 renewal when 998 of those offered sold for a total of $24,877,350 and average of $24,957.

Grade 1 winner Ave topped the sale when selling out of the Three Chimneys Sales consignment for $1.4 million to Shadai Farm.

"The January Sale appeals to buyers of all interests and market levels," said Walt Robertson, vice president of sales. "As evidenced by our graduates, it offers exciting opportunitieswith regard to short yearlings and horses of racing age, and a strong selection of stakes-winning race fillies and broodmares in foal to some of the world's most fashionable sires."

Comprising the 1,594 lots cataloged for the four-day sale are 721 broodmares and broodmare prospects, 587 yearlings, 265 horses of racing age, 20 stallions or stallion prospects, and one share in Lemon Drop Kid.

Catalogues will be available online at www.keeneland.com from Tuesday, December 6.

 

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TOP TEN

STALLION £ TOTAL PRIZE
King's Theatre £1,208,300
Presenting £1,095,372
Beneficial £1,002,099
Oscar £951,910
Westerner £882,168
Milan £881,688
Flemensfirth £831,322
Kayf Tara £690,079
Midnight Legend £607,151
Stowaway £509,224