Keeneland

Keeneland's Day at the Races

Saturday's figures: On-track attendance, 19,958; on-track betting, $1,275,838; total betting including simulcast, $8,779,581.86.

This day last year: On-track attendance, 19,093; on-track betting, $1,299,645; total betting including simulcast, $10,670,926.

Final furlong

■ Trainer Graham Motion, one of the strongest proponents for the previous Polytrack surface, earned the first meet title of his career at any track when he tied with six-time Eclipse Award winner Todd Pletcher for the Keeneland Fall Meet crown. Motion and Pletcher each notched eight wins with Pletcher earning seven of his victories over the main track and Motion saddling three winners on the dirt. It was the third Keeneland leading trainer title for Pletcher, who topped the standings in the 2005 and 2008 Spring Meets.

■ Jockey Rosie Napravnik secured her second consecutive Fall Meet leading rider title with 16 victories.

■ Nicholasville-based Ken and Sarah Ramsey sent out nine winners to claim their fifth outright Fall owner title. The Ramseys, who set a Keeneland record with 17 winners last fall, have won 14 owner titles here, nine of them outright. The 14 titles tie the Ramseys with T. Allie Grissom for the most meet crowns.

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