Keeneland

Keeneland is a Thoroughbred horse racing facility and sales complex in Lexington, Kentucky, USA. Operated by the Keeneland Association, Inc., it is also known for its reference library on the sport, which contains more than 10,000 volumes, an extensive videocassette collection, and a substantial assemblage of photo negatives and newspaper clippings.

In 2009, the Horseplayers Association of North America introduced a rating system for 65 Thoroughbred racetracks in North America. Keeneland was ranked #1 of the top ten tracks. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and designated a National Historic Landmark in 1986.

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Blue Grass Stakes
1 horse race for 3-year-old Thoroughbreds held annually in mid April at Keeneland Racecourse in Lexington, Kentucky ... The race was revived at Keeneland in the spring of 1937 ... In 1943-1944, the Blue Grass was renewed as a part of the Keeneland-at-Churchill Downs meeting ...
Phoenix Stakes (United States)
... Stakes is an American Thoroughbred horse race held annually at Keeneland Race Course in Lexington, Kentucky ... by the Kentucky Association racetrack in Lexington until 1930, the event was restarted at Keeneland Race Course in 1937 ... From 1943-1945, the race was renewed as part of the Keeneland-at-Churchill Downs meetings ...
Commonwealth Stakes
... is a race for Thoroughbred horses run at Keeneland in Lexington, Kentucky each year ... $150,000 is provided by Keeneland and $100,000 comes from the Breeders' Cup ... The Commonwealth is one of three races at Keeneland that derives a portion of its purse from the Breeders' Cup ...
Keeneland Sales
... The Keeneland Sales is an American Thoroughbred auction house in Lexington, Kentucky founded in 1935 as a nonprofit racing/auction entity on 147 acres (0.59 km2) of farmland ... A division of Keeneland Association, Inc ... Keeneland accepts all horses nominated to sale, making it the largest market for Thoroughbred yearlings in the world ...
Keeneland - Racing
... Keeneland has two racing seasons a Spring Meeting in April and a Fall Meeting in October ... The following stakes races are run at Keeneland ...