Wednesday, April 01, 2009


Keeneland Overnight for Opening Day, Saturday, April 4


Stakes Closing April 1

The Maker's Mark Mile is a Grade I race for 4yo & up going 1 mile over Keeneland's Turf course. Purse is $300,000; nom fee is $200

The Ft. Harrod Stakes is for 4yo & up going 1 5/8 miles over Keeneland's Polytrack. Purse is $100,000a; nom fee is $100


The Commonwealth Stakes is a Grade II race for horses 3yo & up going 7/8 miles over Keeneland's Polytrack. Purse is $250,000 (Includes $75,000 BCM); nom fee is $200.

The Jenny Wiley Stakes is a Grade II race for fillies and mares 4yo & up going 1 1/16 miles over Keeneland's Turf Course. Purse is $200,000; nom fee is $200

The Shakertown Stakes is a Grade III race for horses 3yo & up going 5.5 furlongs over Keeneland's Turf Course. Purse is $100,000; nom fee is $100

Stakes Closing April 8

The Appalachian Stakes is a grade III race for 3yo fillies going 1 mile over the turf. The purse is $100,000; the nom fee is $100

The Doubledogdare Stakes is a Grade III for fillies and mares 4yo & up going 1 1/16 miles over Keeneland's Polytrack. Purse is $100,000; nom fee is $100

The Coolmore Lexington is a Grade II race for 3yo horses going 1 1/16 miles over Keeneland's Polytrack. Purse is $300,000; nom fee is $200

The Giant's Causeway Stakes is for fillies and mares 3yo & up going 5.5 furlongs over Keeneland's Turf Course. Purse is $100,000a; nom fee is $100

The Ben Ali is a Grade III race for horses 4yo & up going 1 1/8 miles over Keeneland's Polytrack. Purse is $150,000; nom fee is $150

Stakes Closing April 15

The Grey Goose Bewitch is a Grade III race for fillies and mares 4yo & up going 1 1/2 miles over Keeneland's Turf Course. Purse is $150,000; nom fee is $150

The Fifth Third Elkhorn Stakes is a Grade II race for horses 4yo & up going 1 1/2 miles over Keeneland's Turf Course. Purse is $200,000; nom fee is $200


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