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Lady Aurelia Turns in Final Keeneland Work Before Return to England

LEXINGTON, KY (Aug. 8, 2017) – European champion Lady Aurelia, based at Keeneland with trainer Wesley Ward, on Tuesday covered 5 furlongs on a firm turf course in 1:02 in...Read More

8/8/17 1:07pm

New Hall of Famers Have Keeneland Connections

LEXINGTON, KY (August 4, 2017) – The 2017 class of inductees into the National Museum of Racing’s Hall of Fame in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., includes three jockeys with...Read More

8/4/17 4:27pm

Wesley Ward Back at Keeneland after Royal Ascot Success

LEXINGTON, KY (June 26, 2017) – Trainer Wesley Ward was at his Keeneland base Monday morning, overseeing his string that soon will include two recent stakes winners at the...Read More

6/26/17 1:32pm

Isaac Murphy Memorial Art Garden has Keeneland Ties

LEXINGTON, KY (June 23, 2017) – Keeneland is proud to support the Isaac Murphy Memorial Art Garden (IMMAG) in downtown Lexington on Third Street near Midland Avenue and...Read More

6/23/17 3:45pm

Keeneland Announces $5.325 Million Stakes Schedule for 2017 Fall Meet

First Lady debuts as Breeders’ Cup Challenge race; Woodford now Grade 2 stakes worth $200,000

LEXINGTON, KY (June 21, 2017) – Keeneland’s 2017 Fall...Read More

6/21/17 12:33pm

Keeneland Racing and Sales Send Horses to Royal Ascot

LEXINGTON, KY (June 19, 2017) – A number of horses sold at Keeneland and/or raced or trained here are in England to compete during the prestigious Royal Ascot meet, which...Read More

6/19/17 2:13pm

Lady Aurelia Leads Wesley Ward’s Royal Ascot Runners in Final Keeneland Works b...

LEXINGTON, KY (June 5, 2017) – In front of some 30 owners, breeders and interested onlookers who gathered Monday morning in the Keeneland Grandstand, European champion...Read More

6/5/17 2:32pm

Royal Ascot-Bound Contingent, Led by Lady Aurelia, Work at Keeneland for Wesley...

LEXINGTON, KY (May 30, 2017) – Keeneland-based trainer Wesley Ward sent out seven runners on Tuesday, including European champion Lady Aurelia, for works over the turf...Read More

5/30/17 12:36pm

Lady Aurelia Continues Preparations for Royal Ascot Return

LEXINGTON, KY (May 23, 2017) – European champion Lady Aurelia, based at Keeneland with trainer Wesley Ward, worked 5 furlongs in 1:02.60 on a firm turf course Tuesday...Read More

5/23/17 11:48am

Lady Aurelia Among Six Royal Ascot-Bound Runners Working Today at Keeneland for...

LEXINGTON, KY (May 16, 2017) – Keeneland-based trainer Wesley Ward won 11 races during Keeneland’s Spring Meet to lead all trainers. On Tuesday, he sent out six of those...Read More

5/16/17 12:46pm