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Keeneland catalogues 161 juveniles for April sale

KEENELAND has catalogued 161 juveniles for its 20th annual April Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale on Monday, April 9.

The April Sale has produced five classic winners in its brief history, led by 2009 graduate Lookin At Lucky, winner of five Grade 1 races including the Preakness Stakes.

Other classic-winning April Sale alumniinclude Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner Big Brown, Kentucky Derby and Belmont winner Thunder Gulch and Kentucky Oaks winners Keeper Hill and Gal In A Ruckus.

"The April Sale boasts a historically strong graduate record, and that speaks to the top-quality individuals offered," said Keeneland Vice President of Sales Walt Robertson.

"We are very proud of our classic horses. They are among the more than 100 graded stakes-winning alumni, highlighted recently by such standouts as Wilburn, Haynesfield and Jersey Town, as well as three-year-old West Coast stakes winner Midnight Transfer."

Stallions represented by April Sale juveniles  include A.P. Indy, Bernardini,  Curlin, Distorted Humor, Dynaformer, Empire Maker, Giant's Causeway and Unbridled's Song.






King's Theatre £1,143,037
Presenting £1,059,143
Beneficial £986,639
Oscar £896,303
Milan £863,940
Westerner £839,346
Flemensfirth £755,621
Kayf Tara £657,982
Midnight Legend £595,809
Stowaway £503,470