Keeneland Selections, Day 12–Saturday, October 23, 2021

Obligatory
Juddmonte Farms, Inc.’s Obligatory, shown winning the Eight Belles Stakes (G2) at Churchill Downs on April 30, is the 3-1 morning line favorite for the $250,000 Lexus Raven Run Stakes (G2) on October 23 at Keeneland Race Course. Coady Photography

Steam–4 wins on Friday’s card!–Keeneland Day 12, Saturday, October 23, 2021: BUY PICKS ($3)

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Lexington, Kentucky updated forecast

Obligatory Turns Back, Has Edge In Raven Run

Soup and Sandwich
Live Oak Plantation’s Soup and Sandwich returns to the races off a near six-month layoff in the $150,000 Perryville Stakes at Keenland on October 23. Lauren King

A weekend of world class Thoroughbred racing continues in Central Kentucky on Saturday, October 23 with a customary 10-race program on the agenda at Keeneland Race Course in Lexington, KY.

The card features a pair of seven-furlong stakes races on the main track–the $150,000 Perryville Stakes for three-year-olds, and the $250,000 Lexus Raven Run Stakes (G2) for three-year-old fillies.

In the Perryville Stakes, Live Oak Plantation’s Soup and Sandwich, who will be making his first start since finishig last in the Kentucky Derby (G1) on May 1, is the 3-1 morning line favorite. Tyler Gaffalione has the call on the three-year-old gray son of Into Mischief for trainer Mark Casse.

In the Lexus Raven Run Stakes (G2), Juddmonte Farms, Inc.’s Obligatory, a Grade 2 stakes winner on the mian track, is the 3-1 morning line choice. Jockey Florent Geroux will be astride the three-year-old gray daughter of Curlin for trainer Bill Mott.

Steam Touts Four Winners On Friday’s Program

Steam gave out four winners on Friday’s 10-race program at Keeneland and, as a result, 11 days into the 2021 fall stand, its top picks are winning at a 30¬†percent clip and have finished in the money 61¬†percent¬†of the time.

Post time for the first of 10 races at Keeneland on Saturday, October 23 is 1:00 P.M. (Eastern). Additionally, there is a $300,000 guaranteed pool in the 50-cent late Pick 4 (Races 7-10, 4:12 P.M. (Eastern) post time).

Steam–4 wins on Friday’s card!–Keeneland Day 12, Saturday, October 23, 2021: BUY PICKS ($3)

Check out the Friday, October 22nd edition

Lexington, Kentucky updated forecast

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