Accelerate (centre) wins the Breeders’ Cup Classic. Thunder Snow (right) comes third
Copyright EclipseSportswire Alex Evers

Keeneland Sales was responsible for the three finalists for the title of Thoroughbred racing’s 2018 Horse of the Year – Accelerate, Justify and Monomoy Girl.

A further 14 Keeneland graduates were candidates for the Eclipse Awards, as North American champions, announced by the National Thoroughbred Racing Association, Daily Racing Form and National Turf Writers and Broadcasters.