Keeneland Supplements Skeptic to Book 1 Breeding Stock Sale; 25 to Racing Age Sale

October 27, 2022

Skeptic with Brian Hernandez riding won the $100,000 Monmouth Oaks August 18, 2018. Photo By Bill Denver/EQUI-PHOTO

• G3 Winner Skeptic Supplemented to Book 1 Breeding Stock Sale
• 25 horses added to November Horses of Racing Age Sale including Ethereal Road, Mackinnon

LEXINGTON, Ky– Keeneland has announced that Monmouth Oaks (G3) winner Skeptic, a daughter of Tiznow who is in foal to Liam’s Map, has been supplemented to Book 1 of the Keeneland November Breeding Stock Sale on Nov. 7. In addition, 25 horses – including Grade 1-placed Mackinnon, 2022 graded stakes winners L’Imperator (FR) and Sacred Life (FR) and recent Keeneland winner Trademark – have been supplemented to the November Horses of Racing Age Sale on Nov. 17.

Lane’s End, agent, consigns Skeptic, who is from the family of Grade 1 winner Gemologist and Grade 2 winner Withallprobability. A full sister to stakes winner I’m Your Father, Skeptic is out of Clear Thinking, by Awesome Again.

Book 1 begins at 1 p.m. ET.

Click here for the November Breeding Stock Sale catalog
Click here for the November Horses of Racing Age Sale catalog

Horses of Racing Age Sale supplements

Keeneland will hold the Horses of Racing Age Sale the day after the conclusion of the Breeding Stock Sale. The single-session auction for racehorses will start at noon to enable trainers and racing entities to complete their morning activities before the sale.

The online catalog for the November Horses of Racing Age Sale features Daily Racing Form and Equibase past performances along with Thoro-graph and Ragozin sheets, race replays and more. Horses will be presented for sale at Keeneland but may be offered from off-site locations upon request.

A print catalog for the sale with Equibase past performances for the entrants will be available at Keeneland by Oct. 31.

Horses being supplemented are:

Always Laughing, a 2-year-old filly by Mastery who opened her career at Saratoga against Netjets Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies (G1) pre-entrant Chocolate Gelato. She is out of Just Joking, by Distorted Humor, and from the family of champion Safely Kept and Grade 2 winner Venetian Harbor. Consigned by Indian Creek, agent, Always Laughing is cataloged as a racing or broodmare prospect.

American Linda, a 3-year-old filly by American Pharoah from the family of Grade 1 winner Love Lock and Grade 3 winner Stallwalkin’ Dude. Out of stakes-placed Linda Mimi, by Congrats, American Linda is consigned by Mill Ridge Sales, agent, and cataloged as a racing or broodmare prospect.

Bamberooski, a 2-year-old filly by Empire Maker out of stakes winner Free as a Bird, by Hard Spun. She is from the family of Grade 1 winner Pompeii and Grade 3 winners Take the Cake and Ground Storm. Consigned by Highgate Sales, agent, Bamberooski is cataloged as a racing or broodmare prospect.

Bethpage, a 3-year-old filly by More Than Ready out of the Tiznow mare The Crane, a daughter of Grade 1 winner Harmony Lodge. She also is from the family of Grade 1 winners Magnum Moon and Pinehurst; Grade 2 winners Graeme Hall and Sparky Ville and Grade 3 winners Win Crafty Lady, Win McCool, First Passage and Berned. Cataloged as a racing or broodmare prospect, Bethpage is consigned by Lane’s End, agent.

Christina Ann, a 2-year-old daughter of Tapit out of Grade 3 winner Ausus, by Invasor (ARG). She is from the family of French champion Play It Safe (IRE), Irish highweight Prudent Manner (IRE) and Grade/Group 1 winners Providential (IRE) and Saratoga Springs. Cataloged as a racing or broodmare prospect, Christina Ann is consigned by Highgate Sales, agent.

Ethereal Road sweeps to the win in the Sir Barton at Pimlico May 21, 2022. Maryland Jockey Club Photo

Ethereal Road, a 3-year-old colt by Quality Road who this year was second in the Rebel (G2) and won the Sir Barton Stakes Sponsored by Brandon and Diannah Perry to Benefit the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance. A half-brother to Grade 3 winner Turned Aside, he is out of the winning Grade 3-placed War Front mare Sustained. Paramount Sales, agent, consigns Ethereal Road as a racing or stallion prospect.

Evoking, a 4-year-old filly by Union Rags who won her career debut at Belmont Park. Out of stakes-placed Smart Seattle, by Smart Strike, she is from the family of Grade 3 winners Pretty Prolific and De Niro. Paramount Sales, agent, consigns Evoking, who is cataloged as a racing or broodmare prospect.

Fitzpatrick, a 4-year-old winning stakes-placed colt by Flashback out of Evil Attitude, by Eurosilver. From the family of Grade 1 winners Heatherten and Bull Inthe Heather and Grade 3 winner Soldier’s Dancer, Fitzpatrick is cataloged as a racing or stallion prospect. He is consigned by Warrendale Sales, agent.

Goldblooded, a 2-year-old filly by Goldencents from the family of Grade 1 winners A Phenomenon, Seattle Meteor and Declassify. Out of the El Corredor mare Lunar Landing, she is a half-sister to stakes-placed Landing Zone. Goldblooded, who is cataloged as a racing or broodmare prospect, is consigned by WinStar Racing, agent.

Hard Love, a 4-year-old stakes-winning gelding by Kitten’s Joy. Out of Hard Lovin Woman, by Rock Hard Ten, he is consigned by Highgate Sales, agent.

Inhalation (GB), a 5-year-old winning gelding by Bated Breath. Out of the Green Desert mare Al Joudha, he is consigned by Four Star Sales, agent.

L’Imperator (FR), a 5-year-old gelding by Holy Roman Emperor who won this year’s Fort Marcy (G2) at Belmont and set a course record in the Presious Passion at Monmouth Park. Out of La Joie, by Montjeu (IRE), he is consigned by ELiTE, agent.

Lovemesomeme, a 3-year-old winning, stakes-placed filly by Paynter. Out Eagle Putt, a winning daughter of Pioneering, she is a full sister to Grade 2-placed Scarto. From the family of Group 2 winner Diagramatic and stakes winner My Caravann, Lovemesomeme is consigned by Mill Ridge Sales, agent, as a racing or broodmare prospect.

Mackinnon and jockey Juan Hernandez, outside, win the $100,000 Del Mar Juvenile Turf  September 6, 2021 at Del Mar Thoroughbred Club.. Benoit Photo

Mackinnon, a stakes-winning, 3-year-old colt by American Pharoah out of the stakes-placed Scat Daddy mare Scat Means Go. Winner of the 2021 Zuma Beach at Santa Anita and Del Mar Juvenile Turf and third in the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Turf (G1), he was second in the Oct. 2 Hill Prince (G2) at Belmont at the Big A. Consigned by Highgate Sales, agent, Mackinnon is cataloged as a racing or stallion prospect.

Mardukas, a 2-year-old colt by Always Dreaming who won this year at Churchill Downs. From the family of Grade 1 winner Videogenic, Grade 3 winners Steet Babe, Richwoman and Fly On Angel, he is out of the Pulpit mare Blue Kisses. Mardukas is consigned as a racing or stallion prospect by WinStar Racing, agent.

Mattapoisett, a 2-year-old filly by Curlin who is a half-sister to Grade 3 winner The Tabulator. Out of Fly to the Stars, by Giant’s Causeway, she is from the family of Grade 1 winner Bellamy Road and Grade 3 winners Out of Place, Lead Kindly Light and Calibrachoa. Mattapoisett, who is cataloged as a racing or broodmare prospect, is consigned by Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent.

Mo Angell, a 2-year-old colt by Uncle Mo out of Grade 3 winner Sassy Sienna, by Midshipman. He is from the family of Grade 2 winner Golden Reef and Grade 3 winners Virginia Carnival and Virginia Privateer. Cataloged as a racing or stallion prospect, Mo Angell is consigned by Highgate Sales, agent.

Money Mac, a 2-year-old gelding by Munnings from the family of Grade 3 winner Swept Away. Out of Spring Fling, by Lemon Drop Kid, he is consigned by Hunter Valley Farm, agent.

More Than Work, a 3-year-old colt by Outwork who is a half-brother to stakes winner Steph Being Steph. From the family of Grade 3 winners Smart Coupons and Theresa the Teacha, he is out of More Than Proud, by More Than Ready. More Than Work, who is cataloged as a racing or stallion prospect, is consigned by Highgate Sales, agent.

Penner Ash (IRE), a 3-year-old colt by Curlin and a 5-length debut winner. His dam is the winning Galileo (IRE) mare An Cailin Orga (IRE), a daughter of European champion Finsceal Beo. Paramount Sales, agent, consigns Penner Ash as a racing or stallion prospect.

Romanosa (GB), a 4-year-old winning, stakes-placed filly by Holy Roman Emperor out of Almahroosa, by Dubawi. She is from the family of Group/Grade 1 winners Power, Curvy (GB), Footstepsinthesand, and Pedro the Great as well as Group 2 winner Thakafaat. Cataloged as a racing or broodmare prospect, Romanosa is consigned by ELiTE, agent.

Sacred Life ridden by Jockey Manuel Franco won the Grade III $150,000 Monmouth Stakes June 18,2022. Photo by Bill Denver/ EQUI-PHOTO

Sacred Life (FR), a 7-year-old son of Siyouni who this year won the Monmouth Stakes (G3) and was third in the Arlington Million (G1) at Churchill Downs. Winner of the 2021 Knickerbocker (G3), a Group 3 winner in France and a near millionaire, Sacred Life is out of Knhyazhna, by Montjeu (IRE). ELiTE, agent, consigns Sacred Life, who is cataloged as a racing or stallion prospect.

Skyward Princess, a 3-year-old filly by Air Force Blue who is a half-sister to multiple Grade 3 winner Waterway Run. Out of Princess Consort, by Dixieland Band, she is cataloged as a racing or broodmare prospect and is consigned by Gainesway, agent.

Therideofalifetime, a 4-year-old winning, Grade 2-placed colt by Candy Ride (ARG) who is out of stakes winner Cosmic Evolution, by Proud Citizen. He is from the family of Grade/Group 2 winners Bio, Naissance Royal (IRE) and Al Hakeem. Paramount Sales, agent, consigns Therideofalifetime, who is cataloged as a racing or stallion prospect.

Trademark, a 3-year-old gelding by Upstart who on Oct. 20 won a Keeneland allowance race by 3¾ lengths. A winner in two consecutive races at 2 at Churchill Downs by a combined 8 lengths, he is out of Creative Trick, by Creative Cause. Trademark is consigned by Royal Oak Farm (Damian and Braxton Lynch), agent for BBN Racing.

These supplements increase the total number of horses cataloged to the sale to 320.

Additional supplements will be considered until sale date.

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