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Keeneland Day-1: Record Gross

Tuesday, 13th September 2005

The Keeneland September yearling sale "began with a bang, as the 1st session took less than 2/3 of the way through its Day-1 catalogue to surpass last year's opening session gross," reported thoroughbredtimes.com. After 170 yearlings went through the ring in the 2004 opening session, gross reached US$63,185,000; this year's 1st 170 yearlings through sold for US$72,005,000 (up 14%). To that point, the median was up 3.8% to US$272,500 & the buy-back rate had dropped to 19.9% (compared to 22.4% last year & 30.1% in 2003).

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