Apr 14, 2012; Lexington, KY, USA; Horses break from the gate during the Bluegrass Stakes at Keeneland race track. Mandatory Credit: Mark Zerof-US PRESSWIRE
In just a couple of hours, some serious money is going to be thrown around the sales ring in Lexington, Kentucky. The first day of the 2012 Keeneland September Sale gets underway at 4:00pm Eastern / 1:00pm Pacific,
V with television coverage provided by HRTV. (Apparently... no HRTV coverage) If you can't be near the TV, you can view the live video stream on the Keeneland Sales website.
The Keeneland September Yearling Sale will run from September 10th to September 21st. The first session, 9/10, begins at 4:00pm Eastern, with the next three sessions (9/11 - 9/13) beginning at 11:00am Eastern. The fifth session begins at dark on September 14th, with the final seven session (9/15 - 9/21) starting at 10:00am. The Keeneland Sales website will provide live video from all of the sessions.
Additional information regarding the 2012 Keeneland Sale:
- TFTribe's 2012 Keeneland September Sale Preview.
- Last week's Final Furlongs podcast where TFTribe and I discuss some of the more interesting yearlings in the sale.
- The 2012 Keeneland September Sale Index.
- Current "Outs", according to Keeneland Sales.
- Sale Results/Summaries (with historical data).
I'll update some of the key hips sold below the jump.
Hip 2: $290,000 [Filly by Tapit out of an Affirmed mare (Nomistakeaboutit)] RNA
Hip 6: $325,000 [Filly by Distorted Humor out of an Unbridled's Song mare (Our Golden Song)]
Hip 9: $350,000 [Filly by Tapit out of a Pleasant Colony mare (Resort)]
Hip 10: $500,000 [Colt by Broken Vow out of an Arch mare (Playa Maya); half-brother to Uncle Mo]
Hip 15: $400,000 [Colt by Distorted Humor out of a Devon Lane mare (River's Prayer)]
Hip 16: $400,000 [Filly by Empire Maker out of a Pulpit mare (Rutherienne)]
Hip 21: $325,000 [Colt by Tapit out of a Storm Cat mare (She's a Beauty)] RNA
Hip 25: $300.000 [Colt by Malibu Moon out of a Storm Cat mare (So Probable)]
Hip 27: $350,000 [Filly by Indian Charlie out of a Cure the Blues mare (Stop Traffic)]
Hip 28: $325,000 [Filly by Street Cry (IRE) out of a Storm Cat mare (Storm Beauty)] RNA
Hip 33: $310,000 [Filly by Giant's Causeway out of a Seeking the Gold mare (Swan Nebula)]
Hip 35: $475,000 [Filly by Medaglia d'Oro out of a Unbridled mare (Swift Girl)]
Hip 38: $335,000 [Colt by Distorted Humor out of a A. P. Indy mare (Teammate)] RNA
Hip 40: $350,000 [Filly by Empire Maker out of a Royal Applause (GB) mare (Ticker Tape (GB))] RNA
Hip 41: $1,000,000 [Colt by Street Cry (IRE) out of a Cee's Tizzy mare (Tizso); half-brother to Paynter]
Hip 43: $310,000 [Colt by Tapit out of a Not For Love mare (Touch Love)]
Hip 45: $1,300,000 [Filly by Smart Strike out of a Storm Cat mare (Untouched Talent); half-sister to Bodemeister]
Hip 47: $390,000 [Filly by Bernardini out of a Woodman mare (Vole Vole Monamour)]
Hip 49: $500,000 [Colt by Smart Strike out of a Storm Cat mare (Wile Cat)]
Hip 51: $625,000 [Filly by Indian Charlie out of a Gone West mare (Witness Post)]
Hip 52: $525,000 [Colt by Elusive Quality out of a Dixieland Heat mare (Xtra Heat)]
Hip 53: $335,000 [Colt by Unbridled's Song out of a Giant's Causeway mare (A Footstep Away)]
Hip 56: $325,000 [Filly by Bernardini out of a Deputy Minister mare (Arabis)]
Hip 57: $335,000 [Colt by Bernardini out of a Known Fact mare (Banshee Winds)] RNA
Hip 61: $360,000 [Colt by Dynaformer out of a Unbridled's Song mare (Brisquette)]
Hip 63: $450,000 [Colt by Empire Maker out of an Honour and Glory mare (Caressing)]
Hip 67: $350,000 [Colt by Smart Strike out of a Storm Cat mare (City Beautiful)]
Hip 70: $375,000 [Filly by Smart Strike out of a Storm Cat mare (Cloudburst)]
Hip 72: $675,000 [Colt by Bernardini out of a Dixie Union mare (Come Together)]
Hip 74: $600,000 [Colt by A. P. Indy out of a Rubiano mare (Coral Sea)]
Hip 77: $600,000 [Colt by Street Cry (IRE) out of a Storm Cat mare (Dark Sky)]
Hip 80: $400,000 [Filly by Tapit out of a Regal Classic mare (Don'tellmichelle)]
Hip 81: $500,000 [Filly by Divine Park out of a Mazel Trick mare (Don't Trick Her)]
Hip 84: $500,000 [Colt by Galileo out of a Storm Cat mare (Egyptian Queen)]
Hip 94: $1,050,000 [Colt by War Front out of an Arch mare (Gold Vault)]
Hip 100: $650,000 [Colt by Smart Strike out of a Wild Rush mare (Hollywood Story)]
Hip 102: $675,00 [Colt by Sea The Stars (IRE) out of an Awesome Again mare (Ice Mint)]
Hip 125: $675,000 [Filly by A. P. Indy out of a Mr. Greeley mare (Miraculous Miss)]
Hip 128: $1,100,000 [Filly by A. P. Indy out of a Carson City mare (Moonlight Sonata)]
Hip 131: $1,650,000 [Colt by Distorted Humor our of a Empire Maker mare (Mushka)]
Hip 132: $850,000 [Colt by Distorted Humor out of a Sea of Secrets mare (My Miss Storm Cat); half-brother to My Miss Aurelia]