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Kentucky Yearlings Cumulative Median Up 20%
Commenting specifically on the Day-7 action, Keeneland director of sales Geoffrey Russell told thoroughbredtimes.com: "The sale was very strong all the way through the afternoon. The pin-hookers were very busy today & the not-sold rate was down 5.7%." Meanwhile cumulatively over the initial 7 days at Keeneland 1,697 horses have now sold for US$324,091,200 (down 7.4% on last year's 1,729 sold for US$349,955,500 to this point). The US$190,979 cumulative average is down 5.6% (last year US$202,403) but the US$120,000 cumulative median is up 20% (last year US$100,000).