Keeneland Outlines September Sale Format

Scenics, 2017 Keeneland September Yearling Sales

The Keeneland September Sale, scheduled to take place one day later than the 2019 renewal, will commence Sunday, Sept. 13. With over 6,000 yearlings currently entered, the 2020 sale runs through Sept. 28. The deadline for withdrawal is Friday, June 12.

The format of Books 1 and 2 will remain the same as last year, with approximately 1,330 yearlings on offer during the first week. The dark day will be Wednesday, Sept. 16. An additional 3,000 yearlings–375 per session–will be offered through eight days of selling during Week 2; Books 3 through 6 will take place from Saturday, Sept. 19 through Saturday, Sept. 26.

The sale will conclude with Book 7, which will be held Sunday, Sept. 27 and Monday, Sept. 28, offering a total of 500 yearlings. In total, 4,830 yearlings will be catalogued to this season's September Sale.

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