Wild Dude a millionaire after taking Santa Anita’s Kona Gold

Wild Dude and jockey Rafael Bejarano win the Grade II, $200,000 Kona Gold Stakes, Saturday, May 21, 2016 at Santa Anita Park, Arcadia CA. © BENOIT PHOTO

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Jerry Hollendorfer and Green Smith’s Wild Dude is the newest OBS millionaire after taking charge of Saturday’s $201,035 Kona Gold Stakes (G2) in deep stretch and easing away to victory by a length. It’s the fifth graded stakes win for the 6-year-old Florida-bred son of Wildcat Heir, trained by Jerry Hollendorfer, now 22-8-5-4 with $1,095,345 in earnings. A two-time OBS graduate, he was sold first by Perrone Sales, Agent, at the 2010 Fall Mixed Sale and before he was resold for $42,000 by Costanzo Sales at the 2012 April Sale after breezing an eighth in :10 1/5 at the Under Tack Show. watch his under tack video

Ranlo Investments LLC’s Lady Shipman scored her second straight stakes win on Saturday at Pimlico, prompting the pace in the $100,000 The Very One Stakes before going to the front turning for home and drawing away to a 2-1/4 lengths victory. That’s nine stakes wins for the 4-year-old daughter of Midshipman, trained by Kiaran McLaughlin, leaving her 16-11-2-2- with $703,905 in earnings. She was consigned by Pleasant Acres Farm, Agent, to the 2014 OBS April Sale, where she sped an eighth in :9 4/5 at the Under Tack Show. watch her under tack video

Augustin Stable’s Gone Away was thirteenth and last going to the turn in Friday’s $100,000 Hilltop Stakes on the Pimlico turf course, but she rallied on the outside down the stretch and got up in the final strides to win by a head. It’s the first stakes win for the 3-year-old graded stakes placed Florida-bred filly by Leroidesanimaux (BRZ), trained by Michael Matz, now 5-2-0-1 with earnings of $109,495. Consigned by Ocala Stud, Agent, to the 2015 OBS April Sale, she was purchased for $35,000 after breezing an Under Tack quarter in :21 3/5.  watch her under tack video

Lady Shipman scores in Belmont’s License Fee Stakes

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Ranlo Investments LLC’s Lady Shipman, showing  no ill effects from her trip to Dubai, overwhelmed a small field in in Sunday’s $95,000 License Fee Stakes on the Belmont Park turf course, running six furlongs in 1:07 2/5 en route to a 2-3/4 length victory. It’s the eighth stakes win for the 4-year-old filly by Midshipman, consigned by Pleasant Acres Farm, Agent, to the 2014 OBS April Sale, where she sped an eighth in :9 4/5 at the Under Tack Show. Trained by Kiaran McLaughlin, she’s now 15-10-2-2 and has earned $643,905. watch her under tack video

 

Park Kwang Soon’s OBS April graduate Gamdonguibada added another chapter to her remarkable career on Sunday with a five length victory in the Busan Ilbo Cup (video), the first leg of the 2016 Korean Sprint Series. In her wake was the highly regarded Success Story, who settled for third in his return to Korea after running third to California Chrome at the Dubai World Cup Carnival. Gamdonguibada made history in 2013 when she became the first filly in twelve years to win the Grand Prix Stakes at Seoul Race Park. Still going strong at the age of seven, the daughter of Werblin is now 34-15-5-7 and has earned $2,497,365,000 (KRW) to date, the equivalent of over $2-million U.S. She was sold for $31,000 to KOID Co. Ltd for Park, Kwang-Soon, by The Team, Agent at the 2011 OBS April Sale. watch her under tack video

Cali Thirty Seven the Powder Break credit Leslie Martin

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Crush Management and D.J. Stable LLC’s Cali Thirty Seven took the lead at the start of Gulfstream’s $100,000 Powder Break Stakes on Saturday and never looked back, cruising to victory  by a length and a quarter. It’s the first stakes win for the 4-year-old daughter of Eskendereya, purchased for $52,000 out of the Scanlon Training Center consignment at the 2014 OBS March Sale after breezing and Under Tack eighth in :10 2;/5. Trained by Joe Orseno, she’s now 12-4-1-1 and has earned $178,030 to date.  watch her under tack video

Drafted scores in debut at Keeneland

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P.R. Laird and Eoin Harty’s Drafted scored at first asking at Keeneland on Wednesday, becoming the first horse to come out of a 2016 two-year-old in training sale and break his maiden. The 2-year-old colt by Field Commission took command of the $50,000 maiden special weight test at the top of the stretch and drew away from there to a 2-3/4 length victory in a track record :50.45 for 4-1/2 furlongs. A two time OBS graduate, he went through the ring at the 2015 August Sale before he was purchased for $35,000 by Eoin Harty out of the Kim Harrison consignment at the 2016 March Sale after an Under Tack eighth in :10 1/5. Trained by Harty, he earned $26,650 for his effort. watch his under tack video

Quality Road filly tops Spring Sale’s final session

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Hip No. 1214, a daughter of Quality Road consigned by Q Bar J Thoroughbreds LLC, Agent, went to Linda Rice, Agent, for $775,000 to top the fourth and final session of the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2016 Spring Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training. The dark bay or brown filly, whose quarter in :20 2/5 at Saturday’s Under Tack session was the sale’s co-fastest at the distance, is out of Over Andover, by War Chant, a half sister to graded stakes winner Called to Serve.

Baoma Corp. went to $720,000 for Hip No. 1127, a bay filly by Ghostzapper consigned by Off the Hook LLC, Agent. Out of stakes winner Mighty Eros, by Freud, her quarter in :20 2/5 at Saturday’s Under Tack session also equaled the sale’s fastest work at the distance.

Hip No. 1132, a bay colt by Stay Thirsty, consigned by Kirkwood Stables, Agent, was sold to Steven W. Young, Agent for Robert LaPenta, for $575,000. A half brother to graded stakes placed stakes winner Conquest Titan out of Miner’s Secret, by Mineshaft, he breezed a quarter in :21 1/5 at Saturday’s Under Tack session.

Hip No. 1090, a son of Majesticperfection consigned by RiceHorse Stables, Agent, was sold to Eric Fein for $450,000. The chestnut colt, whose eighth on Saturday in :9 4/5 was the session and sale’s co-fastest at the distance,  is out of Magic Belle, by Gold Case, a daughter of stakes placed Magical Thinking.

Hip No. 1060, La Coronel, a dark bay or brown filly by Colonel John consigned by Winners Circle Thoroughbreds LLC, was sold for $375,000 to East – West Stable. Out of graded stakes placed Listen, by Chester House, a half sister to graded stakes winner Listen Here, she breezed a quarter in :20 4/5 on Saturday.

Hip No. 1118, a son of Bodemeister consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, who worked an Under Tack eighth on Saturday in :10 flat, went to Robert Baker & William Mack for $350,000. The bay colt is out of grade one stakes winner Meadow Breeze, by Meadowlake, a half sister to grade one stakes winner Overanalyze and current 3-year-old Majesto, second in the recent Florida Derby (G1).

Hip No. 1186, a dark bay or brown colt by Scat Daddy consigned by Scanlon Training & Sales, Agent, was sold to Gayle Van Leer, Agent, for $325,000 after turning in an eighth on Saturday in :10 flat. She’s out of Never Ever, by In Excess (IRE), a half sister to millionaire grade one stakes winner Cost of Freedom.

Alistair Roden Bloodstock went to $320,000 for Hip No. 1019, a bay colt by City Zip who breezed an eighth on Saturday in :9 4/5. Consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent for Golden Legacy Stables, he’s out of La Defense, by Wild Again, and is a half brother to stakes winner Quelle Surprise.

Hip No 1081, a bay filly by Broken Vow consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, who breezed a quarter in :20 4/5 on Saturday, went to Larry Zap, Agent for Joseph Ciaglia, Jr. for $310,000. She’s out of Lucky to Be Me, by Bernstein, a half sister to stakes winner Inhisglory.

Jay Hanley paid $300,000 for Hip No. 1153, a bay colt by Awesome Again out of graded stakes winner Moon Catcher, by Malibu Moon. Consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, he breezed a quarter on Saturday in :21 2/5.

Hip No. 1134, a bay colt by Henny Hughes consigned by Paul Sharp, Agent, was sold to Narvick International for $250,000 after turning in an Under Tack eighth in :10 1/5 on Saturday. He’s out of Minny’s Niece, by Quiet American, a half sister to stakes placed Doe Na Wane.

For the session, 163 two-year-olds sold for a total of $13,999,000, compared with 160 horses bringing $13,871,000 at the corresponding session last year. The average price was $85,883 compared to $86,694 in 2015 while the median was $50,000, up from $43,000 a year ago. The buyback percentage was 17.3%; it was 21.2% a year ago.

For the entire sale, 660 horses grossed $52,279,500, compared with 674 youngsters bringing $53,291,900 a year ago. The average price was a sale record $79,211, surpassing last year’s sale record $79,068, while the median figure was a record $47,000 bettering the $45,000 mark set in 2014 and matched last year.  The buyback percentage was 22.6%; it was 22.3% a year ago.

The sale topper was Hip No. 901, a son of Broken Vow consigned by Tom McCrocklin, Agent, sold to Breeze Easy LLC for $1,200,000 on Thursday. The chestnut colt, who sped a quarter in :20 4/5 at last Friday’s Under Tack session, is out of stakes winner Haddie Be Good, by Silver Deputy, and a half brother to stakes winner Story to Tell.

Next on the OBS agenda is the June Sale of Two-Year-Olds and Horses of Racing Age; set for Tuesday through Friday, June 14 – 17. The Under Tack Show is scheduled for Sunday through Friday, June 5 – 10.

Current information about OBS sales, consignors and graduates is now also available via social media sites Facebook and Twitter. A link on the homepage directs users to either site.

Sales results are available on the OBS website, updated hourly during each session of the Spring Sale. In addition, the latest news regarding OBS graduates, sales schedules, nominations, credit requests, travel information and other news relevant to OBS consignors and customers is also available. E-mail should be addressed to obs@obssales.com.

For more information regarding the Spring Sale or OBS website, please call (352) 237-2154.

$1.2-million Broken Vow colt tops Spring Sale’s third session

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Hip No. 901, a son of Broken Vow consigned by Tom McCrocklin, Agent, was sold to Breeze Easy LLC for $1,200,000 to top day three of the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2016 Spring Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training. The chestnut colt, who sped a quarter in :20 4/5 at last Friday’s Under Tack session, is out of stakes winner Haddie Be Good, by Silver Deputy, and a half brother to stakes winner Story to Tell.

Hip No. 803, a bay colt by Candy Ride (ARG) consigned by Niall Brennan Stables, Agent, went to Dennis O’Neill for $875,000.  A half brother to stakes winner Barbie Wire out of graded stakes winner Fencelineneighbor, by Wild Rush, he breezed an eighth in :10 flat at Thursday’s Under Tack session.

Steven W. Young, Agent, went to $420,000 for Hip No. 843, a daughter of The Factor consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, who worked a quarter on Friday in :20 4/5. The gray or roan filly is out of stakes winner Friona, by Allen’s Prospect, a full sister to stakes winner Fort Dodge.

Hip No. 631, a dark bay or brown filly by Tiz Wonderful consigned by King’s Equine, Agent, was sold to Kim Valerio & Michael Dubb for $375,000. Out of stakes winner Christmas Lily, by Marquetry, her eighth in :9 4/5 was co-fastest at the distance at Thursday’s Under Tack session.

Ruis Racing LLC, David Meah, Agent, went to 375,000 for Hip No. 640, a bay filly by Union Rags consigned by Old South Farm LLC, Agent. A half sister to graded stakes winning millionaire Handsome Mike out of Classic Strike, by Smart Strike, she breezed an Under Tack eighth in :10 flat on Thursday.

Hip No. 790, Chief Ruling, a son of Shackleford consigned by Wavertree Stables, Inc., (Ciaran Dunne), Agent, whose quarter on Thursday in :20 2/5 was the Spring Sale’s co-fastest at the distance, was  purchased by Carolyn Wilson for $340,000.  The bay colt is out of Expressive Diva, by In Excess (IRE), a half sister to grade one stakes winner Ringaskiddy.

 

Hip No. 857, a son of Gemologist consigned by Mayberry Farm, Agent, was purchased by China Horse Club International Limited for $335,000. The bay colt, who breezed an eighth in :10 flat on Friday, is out of stakes placed Gem Sleuth, by Officer, a half sister to stakes winner Buddy Got Even.

Hip No. 645, a daughter of Gemologist consigned by Niall Brennan Stables, Agent, was sold to Klaravich Stable, Inc. for $300,000. The bay filly, who turned in an Under Tack eighth in :10 flat on Thursday, is out of Collect the Fee, by Menifee, a half sister to graded stakes winner Archbishop.

Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners went to $300,000 for Hip No. 728, a daughter of Uncle Mo who breezed an Under Tack eighth in :10 1/5 on Thursday. Consigned by Bridlewood Farm, the dark bay or brown filly is out of stakes placed Dixietwostepper, by More Than Ready.

Hip No. 624, a daughter of Tapizar consigned by Niall Brennan Stables, Agent, was sold to Alex & JoAnn Lieblong for $280,000. The bay filly, who breezed an eighth in :10 1/5 at Thursday’s Under Tack session, is out of stakes placed Chilling Effect, by Gold Fever.

Hip No. 698, a daughter of Hansen consigned by Hendry Training Stables LLC, Agent, was purchased by Lex, Inc. for $260,000. The gray or roan filly, who worked an eighth in :10 flat on Thursday, is out of Debit Or Credit, by Cat Thief, a half sister to graded stakes winner Alke.

Neil Drysdale paid $250,000 for Hip No. 629, Chris Cove Town, consigned by McKathan Bros., Agent. The chestnut filly by Jersey Town, who worked an eighth in :10 flat on Thursday, is out of Christmas Cove, by More Than Ready, a half sister to graded stakes winner Coal Play.

Hip No. 858, Grateful, a dark bay or brown filly by Hard Spun consigned by Shanbally Acres, was sold to Jerry Frankel for $250,000. Out of stakes winner Generosity, by Unbridled’s Song, and a full sister to stakes winner Integrity, she turned in an Under Tack eighth in :10 flat last Friday.

For the session, 156 horses sold for a total of $13,816,500, compared with 173 grossing $15,489,000 at last year’s third session. The average price was $88,567 compared with $89,532 a year ago while the median was $50,000, up from $45,000 in 2015. The buyback percentage was 27.1%; it was 22.4% last year.

The Spring Sale concludes on Friday, with the final session beginning at 10:30 a.m.

Current information about OBS sales, consignors and graduates is now also available via social media sites Facebook and Twitter. A link on the homepage directs users to either site.

Sales results are available on the OBS website, updated hourly during each session of the Spring Sale. In addition, the latest news regarding OBS graduates, sales schedules, nominations, credit requests, travel information and other news relevant to OBS consignors and customers is also available. E-mail should be addressed to obs@obssales.com.

Gemologist colt tops Spring Sale’s second session

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Hip No. 564, a gray or roan colt by Gemologist consigned by Sequel Bloodstock, Agent, went to Lane’s End Bloodstock for $550,000 to top the second session of the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2016 Spring Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training. The half brother to stakes winners Glitter City and Here’s Johnny, who breezed an eighth in :10 flat at last Wednesday’s Under Tack session, is out of Bon Caro, by Bon Point (GB).

Hip No. 517, a son of Overdriven consigned by Ocala Stud, was sold to Peter Miller, Agent, for $525,000.  The gray or roan colt, who breezed a quarter in :21 flat at last Wednesday’s Under Tack session, is out of Back to Basics, by Alphabet Soup, and is a half brother to graded stakes winning OBS graduate Calculator, second in the recent Carter Handicap (G1) at Aqueduct.

Hip No. 469, a gray or roan filly by Speightstown consigned by Wavertree Stables, Inc., (Ciaran Dunne), Agent, went to Linda Rice, Agent for $440,000. A half sister to graded stakes winner Alpha Kitten out of Alpha Mama, by Unbridled’s Song, she worked an eighth in :10 flat at Wednesday’s Under Tack Session.

Mike Ryan, Agent, went to $400,000 for Hip No. 404, a daughter of High Cotton consigned by Ocala Stud. The bay filly, who breezed a quarter in :21 2/5 at last Tuesday’s Under Tack session, is out of West Side Dancer, by Gone West, and is a half sister to graded stakes winners Discreet Dancer and Travelin Man.

Hip No. 395, a son of Macho Uno consigned by Grassroots Training & Sales LLC, went to Rockingham Ranch for $335,000.  The chestnut colt, whose eighth in :9 4/5 at Tuesday’s Under Tack session was the day’s co-fastest at the distance, is out of Wadena, by Saint Ballado, and is a half brother to stakes placed Papa Turf.

Hip No. 416, a dark bay or brown colt out by Archarcharch who breezed an Under Tack eighth in :10 flat last Wednesday, was purchased by D. J. Stable LLC for $335,000. Consigned by Randy Bradshaw, Agent, he’s out of graded stakes placed Wild Forest Cat, by D’wildcat, and is a full brother to graded stakes winner Toews On Ice.

Hip No. 463, Savage Battle, a son of War Front consigned by Old South Farm LLC, Agent, was purchased by Klaravich Stable, Inc. for $320,000.  The bay colt, out of graded stakes placed stakes winner All for Thee, by Elusive Quality, breezed an Under Tack eighth in :10 flat last Wednesday.

Hip No. 535, a half brother to champion sprinter Runhappy by Lookin At Lucky consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, was sold to Gary Sciacca, Agent, for $300,000. The bay colt, who worked an eighth in :10 2/5 last Wednesday, is out of Bella Jolie, by Broken Vow, a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner Millennium Storm.

For the session, 158 horses grossed $12,119,000, compared with 160 bringing a total of $13,580,700 at the corresponding session a year ago. The average price was $76,703 compared with $84,879 in 2015 while the median was $43,500 compared with $50,000 a year ago. The buyback percentage was 30.7%; it was 25.2% last year.

The Spring Sale continues Wednesday at 10:30 a.m.

Current information about OBS sales, consignors and graduates is now also available via social media sites Facebook and Twitter. A link on the homepage directs users to either site.

Sales results are available on the OBS website, updated hourly during each session of the Spring Sale. In addition, the latest news regarding OBS graduates, sales schedules, nominations, credit requests, travel information and other news relevant to OBS consignors and customers is also available. E-mail should be addressed to obs@obssales.com.

Into Mischief colt tops Spring Sale’s opening session

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Hip No. 289, a son of Into Mischief consigned by Bridlewood Farm, was sold to Spendthrift Farm LLC for $335,000 to top the first session of the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2016 Spring Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training. The bay colt, who worked an eighth in :10 flat at last Tuesday’s Under Tack session, is out of graded stakes placed stakes winner Summer Song, by Sunday Break (JPN), a half sister to grade one stakes winner Don’t Tell Sophia.

Hip No. 33, a son of Midnight Lute consigned by Randy Miles, Agent, went to Ruis Racing for $310,000. The dark bay or brown colt, who breezed an eighth in :10 flat at last Monday’s Under Tack session, is out of Platinum Preferred, by Vindication, a half sister to champion A Bit O’Gold.

Narvick International paid $310,000 for Hip No. 128, a dark bay or brown filly by Shackleford who breezed an Under Tack quarter last Monday in :20 4/5. Consigned by SGV Thoroughbreds, she’s out of Royal Affection, by Vindication, a half sister to graded stakes winner Tiger Ride.

Hip No. 95, a bay filly by Street Cry (IRE) consigned by Stephens Thoroughbreds LLC, Agent, was sold to Alessandro Marconi / Al Aasfa Racing for $300,000. She’s out of Real Sense (IRE), by Galileo, a half sister to grade one stakes winner Saddex.

Hip No. 148,  a son of Pioneerof the Nile consigned by Bobby Dodd, Agent, was purchased by L. E. B. / D. J. / D. I. for $300,000. The dark bay or brown colt, who turned in an Under Tack eighth in :10 2/5 on Monday, is a half brother to stakes placed Zaahy out of graded stakes placed stakes winner Sangam, by Majestic Light.

Mike Ryan, Agent, paid $300,000 for Hip No. 235, a daughter of Kitten’s Joy consigned by Hoppel’s Horse & Cattle Co., Inc., Agent. The bay filly, who breezed an eighth in :10 1/5 at Tuesday’s Under Tack session, is out of graded stakes winner Softly, by Binalong.

Hip No. 242, a chestnut colt by Shackleford consigned by Envision Equine, Agent, whose quarter in :20 3/5 was the fastest work at the distance at last Tuesday’s Under Tack session, was sold to Ray Willis et al for $280,000. A half brother to graded stakes placed Pedaltothemedal, he’s out of Something Brewing, by Meadowlake.

Hip No. 301, a daughter of Majestic Warrior consigned by Stephens Thoroughbreds LLC, Agent, went to Hill ‘n’ Dale Bloodstock for $270,000. The gray or roan filly, who worked an eighth Tuesday in :10 1/5, is out of Sweetest Song, by Unbridled’s Song, from the family of graded stakes winner Ifyoucouldseemenow.

Justin Casse, Agent, paid $250,000 for Hip No. 288, a son of Quality Road who breezed an eighth on Tuesday in :10 flat. Consigned by L & S Thoroughbreds LLC, the bay colt is out of graded stakes placed Summer Savory, by Horse Chestnut (SAF).

For the day, 154 horses brought a total of $11,180,500 compared with 181 selling for a total of $10,351, 200 at last year’s opening session. The average price was $72,601, up 27% from $57,189 in 2015 while the median price was rose 17.5% from $40,000 a year ago to $47,000. The buyback percentage was 28%; it was 20.3% last year.

The Spring Sale continues Wednesday at 10:30 a.m.

Current information about OBS sales, consignors and graduates is now also available via social media sites Facebook and Twitter. A link on the homepage directs users to either site.

Sales results are available on the OBS website, updated hourly during each session of the Spring Sale. In addition, the latest news regarding OBS graduates, sales schedules, nominations, credit requests, travel information and other news relevant to OBS consignors and customers is also available. E-mail should be addressed to obs@obssales.com.

Quality Road colt fastest at day five of Spring Sale’s Under Tack Show

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Hip No. 837, a bay colt by Quality Road consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, worked a quarter in :20 3/5 to post the fastest work at the distance at the fifth session of the Under Tack Show for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2016 Spring  Sale of Two Year Olds in Training. He’s out of graded stakes winner French Satin, by French Deputy, and is a half brother to graded stakes placed stakes winner Midnight Transfer.

There were two quarters in :20 4/5. Hip No. 843, a gray or roan filly by The Factor consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, is out of stakes winner Friona, by Allen’s Prospect, a full sister to stakes winner Fort Dodge. Hip No. 901, consigned by Tom McCrocklin, Agent, is a chestnut colt by Broken Vow out of stakes winner Haddie Be Good, by Silver Deputy, and a half brother to stakes winner Story to Tell.

A pair of youngsters breezed the distance in :21 flat. Hip No. 865, a bay colt by Bluegrass Cat consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, is a half brother to graded stakes winner Super Majesty out of graded stakes placed Gins Majesty, by Go for Gin. Hip No. 953, a bay colt by Macho Uno consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, is out of I Know You Know, by Officer, from the family of Horse of the Year Holy Bull.

Three horses shared honors for the session’s fastest eighth, stopping the timer in :9 4/5. Hip No. 836, a dark bay or brown filly by Majestic Warrior consigned by Niall Brennan Stables, Agent, is a half sister to stakes winner Song Warrior out of French Line, by Boundary. Hip No. 956, consigned by Eisaman Equine, Agent, is a dark bay or brown colt by Astrology out of I’m Fantabulous, by Forestry, a half sister to stakes winner Shot of Gold.  Hip No. 985, a gray or roan filly by Hansen consigned by Shadybrook Farm, Inc., Agent, out of Jovani, by Broad Brush, a daughter of graded stakes placed stakes winner Dixie Pearl.

There were 25 eighths in :10 flat

Hip No. 812, consigned by Victor Davila, Agent, is a chestnut filly by Shackleford out of Five Star Legacy, by Vindication, a daughter of stakes winner Five Star Night.

Hip No. 818, a gray or roan colt by Trappe Shot consigned by Crupi’s New Castle Farm, Agent, is out of Flask, by Maria’s Mon, a half sister to stakes winner Kitty Wine.

Hip No. 819, Hercules, consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, is a dark bay or brown colt by Harlan’s Holiday out of Flawless, by Mr. Greeley, from the family of graded stakes winner Really Fancy.

Hip No. 834, a bay filly by Discreetly Mine consigned by King’s Equine, Agent, is out of Fraqtus, by Smart Strike, from the family of champion Portcullis.

Hip No. 841, consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, is a dark bay or brown Street Boss filly out of Frieda, by Local Talent, and is a half sister to stakes winner South Africa.

Hip No. 857, consigned by Mayberry Farm, Agent, is a bay colt by Gemologist out of stakes placed Gem Sleuth, by Officer, a half sister to stakes winner Buddy Got Even.

Hip No. 858, Grateful, a dark bay or brown filly by Hard Spun consigned by Shanbally Acres, is out of stakes winner Generosity, by Unbridled’s Song, and a full sister to stakes winner Integrity.

Hip No. 873, consigned by Robert Brewer, Agent, is a bay colt by Freud out of sakes winner Go Ask Daisy, by Mutakddim, and a half brother to stakes placed Lady Alex.

Hip No. 876, a dark bay or brown filly by Harlan’s Holiday also consigned by Robert Brewer, Agent, is out of graded stakes placed stakes winner Golden Damsel, and is a half sister to stakes placed Instant Style.

Hip No. 898, Voodoo Guru, consigned by SBM Training and Sales, Agent, is a bay colt by Forefathers out of Guru, by Posse, a half sister to graded stakes winner Newsdad.

Hip No. 918, Hines Commish, consigned by Halcyon Hammock Farm, Agent, is a dark bay or brown filly by Field Commission out of Hines Farley Rules, by King of Kings (IRE), from the family of graded stakes winner Shrike.

Hip No. 939, Ocala Chrome, consigned by Javier Medina Sales, Agent, is a chestnut filly by Forestry out of Hopewell House, by Graeme Hall, a full sister to graded stakes winner Who’s Up.

Hip No. 947, a bay filly by Quality Road out of stakes winner Hyperlink, by Toccet, is consigned by Envision Equine, Agent.

Hip No. 954, a bay colt by Maclean’s Music consigned by Niall Brennan Stables, Agent for Stonestreet Stables, is a half brother to stakes winner Just Got In out of Imastorming, by Hennessy.

Hip No. 958, consigned by Woodford Thoroughbreds, Agent, is a bay Wildcat Heir filly out of I’m Incredible Too, by Stormy Atlantic, a half sister to stakes winner Incredible Carson.

Hip No. 974, consigned by Niall Brennan Stables, Agent, is a bay filly by Into Mischief out of Jacqui’s Promise, by Loup Sauvage, a half sister to graded stakes winner Corporate Jungle.

Hip No. 975, a dark bay or brown colt by Algorithms consigned by Price Thoroughbreds LLC, Agent, is a half brother to stakes placed Clearance Clarance out of Javelina, by Forest Wildcat.

Hip No. 976, a dark bay or brown filly by Speightstown consigned by Old South Farm LLC, Agent, is a half sister to stakes winner Going to Kukaro out of Jeanne’s Honor, by Honour and Glory.

Hip No. 978, consigned by Sequel Bloodstock, Agent, is a bay colt by Maclean’s Music out of Jensens Score, by Even the Score, a half sister to stakes winner JB’s Golden Regret.

Hip No. 980, a dark bay or brown colt by Spring at Last consigned by Eisaman Equine, Agent, is out of Jill’s Gem, by Mineshaft, a daughter of graded stakes placed stakes winner Wilzada.

Hip No. 988, consigned by Parrish Farms, Agent, is a dark bay or brown colt by Archarcharch out of Joyous Appeal, by Devil His Due, a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner Cryptos’ Best.

Hip No. 999, a bay colt by Tapizar consigned by Q Bar J Thoroughbreds LLC, is out of Just Joyful by Street Boss, a half sister to champion Boston Harbor.

Hip No. 1002, High Jingo, a chestnut filly by Shackleford consigned by Cary Frommer, Agent, is out of Karakorum Karen, by Real Quiet, a half sister to stakes winner House Key.

Hip No. 1008, consigned by Niall Brennan Stables, Agent for Stonestreet Stables, is a dark bay or brown filly by Kantharos out of stakes winner Kickapoo Princess, by Unreal Zeal.

Hip No. 1009, Blameitontheice, consigned by Sugar Hill LLC, Agent, is a bay filly by Stay Thirsty out of Kid Silver, by Silver Ghost, and is a half sister to graded stakes winner Lucy N Ethel.

Hip No. 821, a bay son of In Summation consigned by Blue River Bloodstock, Agent, turned in the session’s fastest three eighths, clocked in :33 2/5. The bay colt is out of Fleet Shopper, by Afleet Alex, a half sister to graded stakes winning sire Put It Back.

The Under Tack Show concludes Saturday morning beginning at 8:00 a.m. Hip Numbers 1015 – 1216 are scheduled to breeze.

Under Tack results and videos are posted on the OBS website at obssales.com and can be viewed on kiosks in the breezeway and in the Video Room adjacent to the Horsemen’s Lounge. In-room viewing is available at The Courtyard by Marriott, Homewood Suites, Hampton Inn & Suites, Residence Inn and the Ocala Hilton, plus lounge viewing is available at the Hilton.

Current information about OBS sales, consignors and graduates is now also available via social media sites Facebook and Twitter. A link on the homepage directs users to either site.

Sales results will be available on the OBS website, updated hourly during each session of the Spring Sale. In addition, the latest news regarding OBS graduates, sales schedules, nominations, credit requests, travel information and other news relevant to OBS consignors and customers is also available. E-mail should be addressed to obs@obssales.com.

Shackleford colt quickest at Under Tack Show’s fourth session

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Hip No. 790, Chief Ruling, a son of Shackleford consigned by Wavertree Stables, Inc., (Ciaran Dunne), Agent, sped a quarter in :20 2/5, the fastest work at the distance at the fourth session of the Under Tack Show for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2016 Spring  Sale of Two Year Olds in Training. The bay colt is out of Expressive Diva, by In Excess (IRE), a half sister to grade one stakes winner Ringaskiddy.

Hip No. 797, a chestnut filly by Biondetti consigned by Woodford Thoroughbreds, Agent, worked the distance in :20 3/5. She’s out of Fantasy Forest, by Forestry, a daughter of graded stakes placed stakes winner Travelator.

A pair of youngsters breezed quarters in :20 4/5. Hip No. 637, a dark bay or brown colt consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, is out of stakes placed Clandestine, by Grand Slam, and is a half brother to stakes winner Jossy Do It. Hip No. 654, consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, is a bay filly by Harlan’s Holiday out of graded stakes placed Corderosa, by Aldebaran.

There were three quarters in :21 flat. Hip No. 647, consigned by Ocala Stud, is a bay filly by Adios Charlie out of stakes winner Comacina, by Dixie Union, and is a half sister to stakes placed Lake Dancer. Hip No. 745, a dark bay or brown colt by Street Boss consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, is out of stakes placed Earlybird Road, by Cherokee Run. Hip No. 769, Fancy Kitten, consigned by All Dreams Equine, Agent, is a chestnut filly by Kitten’s Joy out of Endless Fancy, by Ghostzapper, from the family of graded stakes winner Jump Start.

Four horses shared honors for the session’s fastest eighth, stopping the timer in :9 4/5. Hip No. 631, consigned by King’s Equine, Agent, is a dark bay or brown filly by Tiz Wonderful out of stakes winner Christmas Lily, by Marquetry. Hip No. 692, a bay filly by War Front consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, is out of Dawn Chorus, by Unbridled’s Song, a daughter of graded stakes placed stakes winner Dawn Princess. Hip No. 789, Awesome Express, a bay filly by Awesome of Course consigned by Eisaman Equine, Agent, is a half sister to graded stakes winner Express Tour out of Express Fashion, by Private Express. Hip No. 798, Sweet Deal, consigned by Sugar Hill LLC, is a gray or roan filly by Overdriven out of Far Sighted Sal, by Distant View, and is a half sister to stakes placed Ocean Princess.

There were 17 eighths in :10 flat.

Hip No. 610, Ceeley’s Back, a bay filly by Put It Back consigned by Racehorse Consignment, Agent, is out of Ceeley’s Classic, by Always a Classic, a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner Just Call Me Carl.

Hip No. 618, a dark bay or brown Quality Road consigned by Top Line Sales LLC, Agent, is a half brother to stakes placed Ize in Command out of Charlie My Girl, by Unbridled’s Song.

Hip No. 629, Chris Cove Town, consigned by McKathan Bros., Agent, is a chestnut filly by Jersey Town out of Christmas Cove, by More Than Ready, a half sister to graded stakes winner Coal Play.

Hip No. 634, also consigned by McKathan Bros., Agent, is a bay filly by Arch out of stakes winner City Fair, by Carson City, and a half sister to graded stakes winning millionaire Win Willy.

Hip No. 640, a bay filly by Union Rags consigned by Old South Farm LLC, Agent, is a half sister to graded stakes winning millionaire Handsome Mike out of Classic Strike, by Smart Strike.

Hip No. 645, consigned by Niall Brennan Stables, Agent, is a bay filly by Gemologist out of Collect the Fee, by Menifee, a half sister to graded stakes winner Archbishop.

Hip No. 658, a bay filly by Kantharos consigned by Grassroots Training & Sales LLC, Agent, is a half sister to stakes placed Tight Weave out of stakes placed Countess Proud, by Proud Citizen.

Hip No. 685, consigned by King’s Equine, Agent for Spendthrift Farm, is a bay Into Mischief colt out of graded stakes placed stakes winner Dancing Anna, by Cuvee, and a half brother to stakes placed three-year-old Tiz a Billy.

Hip No. 687, consigned by Halcyon Hammock Farm, Agent, is a chestnut filly by Dublin out of Dangerous Lover, by Forest Danger, a half sister to stakes placed Lavender’s Spirit.

Hip No. 696, Reason to Soar, a bay colt by Soaring Empire consigned by Niall Brennan Stables, Agent, is out of stakes placed D’ Country, by D’wildcat.

Hip No. 698, a gray or roan filly by Hansen consigned by Hendry Training Stables LLC, Agent, is out of Debit Or Credit, by Cat Thief, a half sister to graded stakes winner Alke.

Hip No. 726, Uno Dude, consigned by Top Line Sales LLC, Agent, is a bay filly by First Dude out of Dixie Sovereignty, by Dixieland Band, from the family of graded stakes winner Stellar Brush.

Hip No. 734, Texaschocolatecake, a dark bay or brown filly by Cowboy Cal consigned by Eisaman Equine, Agent, is a half sister to stakes placed Dear to All out of stakes winner Double Devils Food, by Devil His Due.

Hip No. 767, consigned by Grassroots Training & Sales LLC, is a dark bay or brown colt by Mizzen Mast out of Endeavour Corner, by Strong Hope, a half sister to graded stakes placed Eagle Hall.

Hip No. 778, a chestnut filly by Broken Vow consigned by RiceHorse Stables, Agent for Small Batch Thoroughbreds, is out of stakes placed Ethan’s Car, by Cat Thief.

Hip No. 783, a dark bay or brown Archarcharch filly out of graded stakes winner Ever Nice (ARG), by Mutakddim, is consigned by Niall Brennan Stables, Agent.

Hip No. 803, also consigned by Niall Brennan Stables, Agent, is a bay colt by Candy Ride (ARG) out of graded stakes winner Fencelineneighbor, by Wild Rush, and a half brother to stakes winner Barbie Wire.

Hip No. 639, a chestnut colt by Horse Greeley consigned by Potrero Stables, Agent, turned in the day’s fastest three eighths, clocked in :34 flat. Out of Classic Claret, by Northern Jove, he’s a half brother to stakes winner Viansa Ossidiana.

The Under Tack Show continues Friday morning beginning at 8:00 a.m. Hip Numbers 812 – 1014 are scheduled to breeze.

Under Tack results and videos are posted on the OBS website at obssales.com and can be viewed on kiosks in the breezeway and in the Video Room adjacent to the Horsemen’s Lounge. In-room viewing is available at The Courtyard by Marriott, Homewood Suites, Hampton Inn & Suites, Residence Inn and the Ocala Hilton, plus lounge viewing is available at the Hilton.

Current information about OBS sales, consignors and graduates is now also available via social media sites Facebook and Twitter. A link on the homepage directs users to either site.

Sales results will be available on the OBS website, updated hourly during each session of the Spring Sale. In addition, the latest news regarding OBS graduates, sales schedules, nominations, credit requests, travel information and other news relevant to OBS consignors and customers is also available. E-mail should be addressed to obs@obssales.com.

For more information regarding the Spring Sale or OBS website, please call (352) 237-2154.

Shackleford colt fastest at Spring Sale Under Tack Show’s second session

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Hip No. 242, a chestnut colt by Shackleford consigned by Envision Equine, Agent, breezed a quarter in :20 3/5 to post the fastest work at the distance at the second session of the Under Tack Show for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2016 Spring  Sale of Two Year Olds in Training. A half brother to graded stakes placed Pedaltothemedal, he’s out of Something Brewing, by Meadowlake.

Hip No. 384, a son of Adios Charlie consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, worked the same distance in :20 4/5. The bay colt is out of Vicky, by Vicar, from the family of stakes winner Draw In.

Three horses worked quarters in :21 flat. Hip No. 268, Centauro, consigned by Blue River Bloodstock, Inc., Agent, is a dark bay or brown colt by Yesbyjimminy out of St Ballado’s Lady, by Pleasantly Perfect, from the family of graded stakes winner Halo’s Image. Hip No. 366, a gray or roan colt by Old Fashioned consigned by All Dreams Equine, Agent, is out of stakes winner Twilights Prayer, by Allen’s Prospect, and is a half brother to stakes placed Casa de Cambio. Hip No. 381, a chestnut filly by Overdriven consigned by Ocala Stud, is out of Valid Silk, by Valid Appeal, and is a half sister to stakes winner Rocky River. Hip No. 399, consigned by Hoppel’s Horse & Cattle Co., Agent, is a dark bay or brown colt by Crown of Thorns out of stakes placed Wasted Wisdom, by Gold Fever, and is a half brother to stakes placed Wasted at Midnight.

A trio of youngsters shared honors for the session’s fastest eighth, each stopping the timer in :9 4/5. Hip No. 305, consigned by Cary Frommer, Agent, is a chestnut colt by Haynesfield out of Swinging, by Wild Again, and is a half brother to stakes placed Off Limits. Hip No. 323 is a chestnut colt by Flatter out of There Are Rainbows, by Dixieland Band, a full sister to stakes winner Welcome Home, consigned by Robert Brewer, Agent. Hip No. 395, a chestnut colt by Macho Uno consigned by Grassroots Training & Sales LLC, is out of Wadena, by Saint Ballado, and is a half brother to stakes placed Papa Turf.

Eleven horses breezed eighths in :10 flat.

Hip No. 222, a dark bay or brown filly by Cape Blanco (IRE) consigned by Equinox, Inc., is out of Skymynx, by Sky Mesa, from the family of champion Ruling Angel.

Hip No. 252, consigned by Niall Brennan Stables, Agent for Stonestreet Stables, is a dark bay or brown filly by Maclean’s Music out of Southern Swing, by Dixieland Band, and is a half sister to stakes winner Mr. Pee Vee.

Hip No. 285, a dark bay or brown First Dude colt consigned by Grassroots Training & Sales LLC, Agent, is out of Successful Katie, by Successful Appeal, a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner Abbondanza.

Hip No. 288, a bay colt by Quality Road consigned by L & S Thoroughbreds LLC, is out of graded stakes placed Summer Savory, by Horse Chestnut (SAF).

Hip No. 289, consigned by Bridlewood Farm, is a bay colt by Into Mischief out of graded stakes placed stakes winner Summer Song, by Sunday Break (JPN), a half sister to grade one stakes winner Don’t Tell Sophia.

Hip No. 306, a gray or roan colt by Mizzen Mast consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, is a half brother to graded stakes placed Jockey Ridge out of Taanis, by Dayjur.

Hip No. 309, a bay colt by Medaglia d’Oro consigned by King’s Equine, Agent, is out of Takesmybreathaway, by Gone West, and is a half brother to graded stakes winner Frost Giant.

Hip No. 313, She’s Jiggy, consigned by Potrero Stables, is a chestnut filly by Majesticperfection out of Teeny Liz, by Proud Citizen, from the family of champion Chris Evert.

Hip No. 317, consigned by Best A Luck Farm LLC, is a chestnut colt by Overdriven out of Terry M., by Crusader Sword, and is a half brother to stakes placed Island Frolic.

Hip No. 319, a dark bay or brown filly by Flatter consigned by Wavertree Stables, Inc. (Ciaran Dunne), Agent, is out of Text Queen, by Strong Hope, and is a half sister to graded stakes placed Xoxo.

Hip No. 321, consigned by SBM Training and Sales, Agent, is a bay colt by Majesticperfection out of The Gray Goose, by Malabar Gold, a daughter of graded stakes winner Give a Toast.

Hip No. 271, Sunday Soldier, a chestnut colt by Mad Flatter consigned by Blue River Bloodstock, Inc., Agent, turned in the day’s fastest three eighths, clocked in :33 2/5. He’s out of St. Mary’s Citi, by Citidancer, a daughter of stakes winner Conradley.

The Under Tack Show continues Wednesday morning beginning at 8:00 a.m. Hip Numbers 407 – 608 are scheduled to breeze.

Under Tack results and videos are posted on the OBS website at obssales.com and can be viewed on kiosks in the breezeway and in the Video Room adjacent to the Horsemen’s Lounge. In-room viewing is available at The Courtyard by Marriott, Homewood Suites, Hampton Inn & Suites, Residence Inn and the Ocala Hilton, plus lounge viewing is available at the Hilton.

Current information about OBS sales, consignors and graduates is now also available via social media sites Facebook and Twitter. A link on the homepage directs users to either site.

Sales results will be available on the OBS website, updated hourly during each session of the Spring Sale. In addition, the latest news regarding OBS graduates, sales schedules, nominations, credit requests, travel information and other news relevant to OBS consignors and customers is also available. E-mail should be addressed to obs@obssales.com.

Biondetti filly fastest at Spring Sale’s first Under Tack session

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Hip No. 26, a daughter of Biondetti consigned by Woodford Thoroughbreds, Agent, breezed a quarter in :20 3/5 to post the fastest work at the distance at the first session of the Under Tack Show for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2016 Spring Sale of Two Year Olds in Training. The dark bay or brown filly is out of Phanie Slam, by Grand Slam, and is a half sister to stakes placed Phaniebdancing.

Six youngsters worked quarters in :20 4/5. Hip No. 30, a gray or roan filly by Discreet Cat consigned by Wavertree Stables, Inc. (Ciaran Dunne), Agent, is out of Pirate Queen, by Unbridled’s Song, a daughter of graded stakes winner Be Gentle. Hip No. 37, a dark bay or brown colt by Midnight Lute consigned by Doble Jak LLC, Agent, is out of Pola Golden R N, a full sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner Going Wild.  Hip No. 96, consigned by Southern Chase Farm, Inc., (Greg & Karen Dodd), Agent, is a dark bay or brown filly by Frost Giant out of Reata’s Vixen, by Sligo Bay (IRE), a half sister to stakes winning OBS graduate Royal Currier. Hip No. 128, a dark bay or brown filly by Shackleford consigned by SGV Thoroughbreds, is out of Royal Affection, by Vindication, a half sister to graded stakes winner Tiger Ride. Hip No. 129, consigned by Woodford Thoroughbreds, Agent, is a dark bay or brown colt by Biondetti out of graded stakes placed Royal Card, by Chapel Royal, and a half brother to stakes placed Sorryaboutnothing. Hip No. 168, a gray or roan filly by The Factor consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, is out of Seeking Silence, by Seeking the Gold, a half sister to grade one stakes winner Confessional

There were three quarters in :21 flat. Hip No. 61, a gray or roan Medaglia d’Oro filly consigned by Top Line Sales LLC, Agent, is out of Pulsating, by Pulpit, a full sister to graded stakes winner Mini Sermon. Hip No. 109 is a bay filly by Include out of stakes winner Ride Em Cowgirl, by Mazel Trick, consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent. Hip No. 122, also consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, is a chestnut colt by Algorithms out of stakes winner Rose Frances, by Crafty Prospector, and is a half brother to graded stakes placed Sea Level Drive.

A pair of horses breezed eighths in :9 4/5.

Hip No. 157, consigned by Eisaman Equine, Agent, is a gray or roan colt by Old Fashioned out of Scarlett, by Gone West, a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner Happily Unbridled.

Hip No. 181, a bay filly by Hard Spun consigned by Bobby Dodd, Agent, is out of stakes winner Shedoesrock, by Storm Boot, and is a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winning OBS graduate Amaranth.

There were twenty eighths in :10 flat.

Hip No. 4, consigned by Grassroots Training & Sales LLC, is a bay filly by Arch out of Palooza, by Hennessy, a half sister to graded stakes winner Texas Fever.

Hip No. 16, a dark bay or brown colt by Sky Mesa consigned by Randy Miles, is out of Perfect Day, by Dayjur, and is a half brother to stakes placed Perfect Formation.

Hip No. 19, Perfect K, is a gray or roan filly by Kantharos consigned by Hendry Training Stables LLC, Agent, out of Perfect Maria, by Maria’s Mon, a full sister to stakes winners Maria’s Mirage and Cauy.

Hip No. 33, consigned by Randy Miles, Agent, is a dark bay or brown colt by Midnight Lute out of Platinum Preferred, by Vindication, a half sister to champion A Bit O’Gold.

Hip No. 34, consigned by Woodford Thoroughbreds, Agent, is a bay colt by Quality Road out of Playful Princess, and is half brother to graded takes placed White Merlot.

Hip No. 41, a gray or roan colt by Gemologist consigned by Grassroots Training & Sales LLC, Agent, is out of graded stakes placed stakes winner Positive Energy, by Rubiano, and is a half brother to graded stakes placed Fantasy of Flight.

Hip No. 52, consigned by McKathan Bros., Agent, is a bay colt by Malibu Moon out of stakes winner Private Gift, by Unbridled, and is a half brother to stakes placed Profetiza.

Hip No. 67, a dark bay or brown colt by Archarcharch consigned by Robert Brewer, Agent, is out of Puuku, by Forestry, a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner Nasij.

Hip No. 72, consigned by Timber Creek, Agent, is a bay filly by Bullet Train (GB) out of Queenameina, by Read the Footnotes, a daughter of graded stakes winner Bella Madame (CHI).

Hip No. 74, a dark bay or brown filly by Dialed In consigned by McKee Bloodstock LLC, Agent, is out of Queen Congie, by Henny Hughes, and is a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winning OBS graduate King Kranz, second in Aqueduct’s Bay Shore Stakes (G3) this past Saturday.

Hip No. 91, consigned by Robert Brewer, is a chestnut colt by Interactif out of Rash Decision, by Mt. Livermore, a half sister to stakes winner Golden Stripe.

Hip No. 95, a bay filly by Street Cry (IRE) consigned by Stephens Thoroughbreds LLC, Agent, is out of Real Sense (IRE), by Galileo, a half sister to grade one stakes winner Saddex.

Hip No. 115, consigned by Cary Frommer, Agent, is a dark bay or brown colt by Tizway out of Ritzy, by Storm Boot, and is a half brother to stakes placed Wild Ritzy.

Hip No. 121, a dark bay or brown colt by Mission Impazible consigned by Niall Brennan Stables, Agent, is out of Roots Run Deep, by Forestry, a half sister to grade one stakes winner Artemis Agrotera.

Hip No. 144, consigned by Wavertree Stables, Inc. (Ciaran Dunne), Agent, is a bay colt by The Factor out of Salvar, by Eddington, a half sister to graded stakes winner Clearly Now.

Hip No. 159, consigned by Brick City Thoroughbreds, is a bay colt by Harlan’s Holiday out of stakes winner Schooner Bay, by Archers Bay, and is a half brother to graded stakes placed stakes winner Indian Pond.

Hip No. 161, a bay filly by Dominus consigned by Cary Frommer, Agent, is out of stakes winner Sea Bloom, by Sea Hero, and is a half sister to stakes winner Tale of Angel.

Hip No. 176, consigned by SBM Training and Sales, Agent, is a bay filly by Old Fashioned out of Sexy Suzy, by After Market, a half sister to graded stakes winning OBS graduate Quality Rocks.

Hip No. 185, Fityshdzofhansen, is a gray or roan colt by Hansen consigned by Woodford Thoroughbreds, Agent, out of stakes placed Shesadozer, by Perigee Moon.

Hip No. 192, consigned by RiceHorse Stables, Agent, is a bay colt by Majesticperfection out of Sheza Sweet Lemon, by Lemon Drop Kid, from the family of stakes winner Karakorum Splendor.

Under Tack results and videos are posted on the OBS website at obssales.com and can be viewed on kiosks in the breezeway and in the Video Room adjacent to the Horsemen’s Lounge. In-room viewing is available at The Courtyard by Marriott, Homewood Suites, Hampton Inn & Suites, Residence Inn and the Ocala Hilton, plus lounge viewing is available at the Hilton.

Current information about OBS sales, consignors and graduates is now also available via social media sites Facebook and Twitter. A link on the homepage directs users to either site.

Sales results will be available on the OBS website, updated hourly during each session of the Spring Sale. In addition, the latest news regarding OBS graduates, sales schedules, nominations, credit requests, travel information and other news relevant to OBS consignors and customers is also available. E-mail should be addressed to obs@obssales.com.

For more information regarding the Spring Sale or OBS website, please call (352) 237-2154.

Weep No More wins Keeneland’s Ashland Stakes

WEEP NO MORE The Central Bank Ashland Gr 1 - 79th Running Keeneland Race Course Lexington, Kentucky April 9, 2016 Race #06 Purse $500,000 1-1/16 Miles 1:43.57 Ashbrook Farm, Owner George R. Arnold II, Trainer Corey J. Lanerie, Jockey Rachel's Valentina (2nd) Cathryn Sophia (3rd) $62.20 $12.40 $3.20 Order of Finish - , , , Please Give Photo Credit To: / Coady Photography

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Ashbrook Farm’s Weep No More was overlooked at 30-1 in Saturday’s $500,000 Ashland Stakes (G1) at Keeneland, but although the 3-year-old daughter of Mineshaft was last of five turning for home, she came charging down the middle of the track and ran past the favorites in the final strides to win by a neck. Trained by Rusty Arnold, she picked up her second straight stakes score, her first graded win, and is now 4-3-0-0 with $352,269 in earnings. She turned in an Under Tack eighth in :10 2/5 before she was purchased for $120,000 by Bo Bromagen out of the Mayberry Farm consignment at the 2015 OBS March Sale. watch her under tack video

Anthony A. Lenci’s Catalina Red returned to his favorite racing surface in Tampa Bay Downs’ $75,000 Hilton Garden Inn/Hampton Inn & Suites Sprint Stakes on Saturday, sat just off the pace before taking command in the stretch and scored by a length over fellow OBS graduate Fast Flying Rumor (June ’14). It’s the fourth stakes win for the 4-year-old Florida-bred colt by Munnings, trained by Chad Stewart, now 9-4-1-2 with $172,285 in earnings. A two two-time OBS graduate, he was sold to Nick de Meric, Agent, at the 2013 August Selected Yearling Sale prior to his purchase by Mr. Lenci for $71,000 out of the de Meric Sales consignment at the 2014 April Sale after an Under Tack Quarter in :21 1/5. watch his under tack video   Selected Sale conformation photo

Robert K. Johnson, Frank Coniglio, Richard Rendina and S. Ritman’s Speed Seeker picked up her second stakes win in Saturday’s $75,000 Pleasant Acres Stallions Distaff Turf Stakes at Tampa Bay Downs, taking the lead at the start at never looking back en route to a two length victory. A graded stakes winner at two, the 5-year-old Florida-bred daughter of Heatseeker (IRE), trained by Joan Scott, is now 19-5-1-1 and has earned $260,438. She was purchased for $10,000 out of the Classic Quarter Farm consignment at the 2012 OBS August Sale.

H. Beau Lane III’s Blip n’ Th Bye took command of the $50,000 Cajun Miss Stakes at Evangeline Downs a furlong from home and she drew away from there to a 5-1/4 length victory. It’s the first stakes win for the 3-year-old filly by Tale of Ekati consigned by Eisaman Equine to the 2015 OBS April Sale where she turned in an Under Tack eighth in :10 2/5. Trained by Albert Stall, Jr., she’s now 4-2-1-1 and has earned $73,300 to date. watch her under tack video

Celestine scores in Gulfstream’s Honey Fox Stakes

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Phaedrus Flights LLC’s Celestine took the lead at the start of Saturday’s $300,000 Honey Fox Stakes (G2) at Gulfstream Park and never looked back, shaking off a challenge on the turn and then opening up in deep stretch to a 3-1/4 length victory. It’s the first graded stakes win for the 4-year-old daughter of Scat Daddy, trained by Bill Mott, giving her four stakes wins, an 11-5-2-1 record and earnings of $409,755.  Consigned by Gayle Woods on behalf of Phaedrus Flights to the 2014 OBS June Sale, her three eighths in :32 2/5 was the Under Tack Show’s fastest at the distance. watch her under tack video

Westside Rentals.com, Neil Haymes, Leo Rodriguez and Steve Rothblum’s Guns Loaded extended his winning streak on Saturday in Santa Anita’s $101,380 San Simeon Stakes (G3), taking command turning for home and easing away to a 1-1/4 length victory. It’s the first graded stakes win for the two time OBS graduate, sold by Equest Thoroughbreds, Inc. to Welcome Gate Farm at the 2012 August Sale and then resold by Welcome Gate for $175,000 at the 2013 April Sale after turning in a quarter in :21 flat at the Under Tack Show. Trained by Doug O’Neill, his third straight win gives the 5-year-old Florida-bred son of D’wildcat a 26-8-3-4 record and $406,570 in earnings. watch his under tack video

Michael House’s Big John B., whose half sister by Broken Vow sells in the upcoming OBS April Sale as Hip No. 518, trailed in the early going of Santa Anita’s $100,690 Tokyo City Cup Stakes (G3) on Sunday, but moved up in the turn, took charge a furlong out and drew off to win by 2-1/4 lengths. It’s the fourth graded stakes win for the 7-year-old Florida-bred gelding by Hard Spun, trained by Philip D’Amato, now 40-15-6-5 with earnings of $849,770. After working an Under Tack eighth in :10 2/5 he was sold for $30,000 by Flying Fish, Agent, at the 2011 OBS June Sale. watch his under tack video

Randy Patterson’s Maize Road tried stakes company for the first time in Sunday’s $100,000 Rainbow Stakes at Oaklawn Park, rallied to take the lead in mid-stretch and won going away by 3-1/2 lengths. The 3-year-old gelding by Afleet Alex was sold for $15,000 by Perrone Sales, Ltd., Agent for McDowell Farm, at the 2014 OBS Winter Mixed Sale. Trained by Randy Morse, he’s now 5-2-2-1 and has earned $119,800 to date.

Smart Strike colt tops March Sale’s second session

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Hip No. 591, a son of Smart Strike consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, was sold to Lane’s End Bloodstock for $1,700,000 to top the second and final session of the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2016 March Sale of 2-Year-Olds in Training. The bay colt, who breezed an eighth in :9 4/5 at Friday’s Under Tack session, is out of graded stakes placed Glamorista, by Unbridled’s Song, a half sister to grade one winning millionaire Critical Eye.

Solis and Litt went to $825,000 for Hip No. 558,  a dark bay or brown filly by Twirling Candy consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent. Out of Felicitee, by Menifee, a half sister to graded stakes placed Mazella, her Under Tack quarter in :20 2/5 was the sale’s co-fastest.

Hip No. 449, bay colt by City Zip consigned by Halcyon Hammock Farm, Agent, was sold to Tom Durant for $585,000. Out of Cap’s Legacy, by Stroll, a daughter of stakes winner In My Cap, his Under Tack eighth in :9 3/5 was co-fastest at the distance of the sale. .

Mr. Durant also paid $510,000 for Hip No. 562, a son of Tapit consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent. The gray or roan colt, out of graded stakes placed stakes winner Filare l’Oro, by Hard Spun, posted an Under Tack quarter in :21 2/5.

Hip No. 543, a daughter of Giant’s Causeway consigned by Crupi’s New Castle Farm, Agent, was sold to Bob Baffert, Agent, for $575,000. The bay filly, who worked an Under Tack eighth in :9 4/5,  is out of Empire West, by Empire Maker, a daughter of stakes winner Defer West and half sister to graded stakes winner Forest Music.

Hip No. 578, consigned by King’s Equine, Agent, a dark bay or brown colt by Arch out of stakes winner Frisk Her, by Officer, was purchased by Robert McMartin, Agent, for $550,000. He turned in an eighth in :9 4/5 at the Under Tack Show.

Hip No. 606, a chestnut colt by Kantharos whose Under Tack eighth in :9 3/5 was the Friday Under Tack session’s co-fastest at the distance, was sold to Dennis O’Neill for $550,000. Consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, he’s out of Gracious Assault, by Glitterman, a full sister to graded stakes placed Glitman.

Hip No. 437, a bay filly by Scat Daddy out of Boldy’s Reflection, by Bold Ruckus, was sold to J. McCalmont, Agent for M. V. Magnier, for $535,000. A half sister to grade one winner Set Play, she breezed an Under Tack eighth in :9 4/5.

WinStar and China Horse Club paid $535,000 for Hip No. 576, a son of Uncle Mo consigned by Halcyon Hammock Farm, Agent. The bay colt, out of stakes winner Free Fee Lady, by Victory Gallop, breezed and eighth in :10 flat at the Under Tack Show.

For the session, 154 horses sold for a total of $25,106,500, compared with 156 horses bringing $24,728,000 at last year’s second session. The average price was $163,029, compared with $158,513 while the median price was $100,000, identical to last year’s figure. The buyback percentage was 26.3%; it was 25.4% in 2015.

For the entire sale, 325 horses sold for a total of $51,650,000 compared with 325 bringing a March record $55,432,000 last year. The average price was $158,923 compared with $170,560 a year ago while the median price was $100,000 compared with $105,000 last year. The buyback percentage was 25%; it was 23% in 2015.

The next sale at OBS is the Spring Sale of 2-Year-Olds in Training, set for April 19th through April 22nd with Under Tack Shows scheduled for April 11th through April 16th.

 

Uncle Mo colt tops March Sale’s opening session

Hip No. 245, a son of Uncle Mo out of grade one stakes placed stakes winner Setareh, by Sky Classic, was sold to Repole Stable and M.V. Magnier for $1,300,000 to top the first session of the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2016 March Sale of 2-Year-Olds in Training. The dark bay or brown colt, consigned by Cary Frommer, Agent, worked an eighth in :10 1/5 at last Thursday’s Under Tack session.

Al Shaqab Racing, WinStar and China Horse Club went to $850,000 for Hip No. 222, a son of Twirling Candy consigned by Eisaman Equine, Agent. The bay colt, who breezed an eighth in :10 1/5 last Thursday, is a half brother to stakes winner Highway Boss out of Sage Mist, by Henny Hughes.

Hip No. 101, a son of War Front consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, was sold to Solis and Litt for $675,000. The bay colt, whose eighth in :20 3/5 was co-fastest at the distance at last Wednesday’s Under Tack session, is out of grade one stakes winner and champion Maryfield, by Elusive Quality.

MMG Stables LLC paid $625,000 for Hip No. 182, a son of Curlin consigned by Thoroughbred Champions Training Center LLC, Agent. The chestnut colt, who breezed an Under Tack quarter in :21 flat, is out of stakes placed Polly Alexander (IRE), by Foxhound, a half sister to graded stakes winner Medici Code (GB).

Hip No. 155, a son of Bernardini out of stakes winner Onebadkitty, by Street Cry (IRE), was purchased by Town & Country Racing LLC and Spendthrift Farm LLC for $575,000. Consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, the dark bay or brown colt worked a quarter in :21 flat at the Under Tack Show.

Hip No. 136, son of Lemon Drop Kid consigned by Wavertree Stables, Inc. (Ciaran Dunne), Agent, was sold for $550,000 to L.E.B. The bay colt, who breezed an Under Tack eighth in :10 flat, is out of Motokiks, by Storm Cat, and is a half brother to graded stakes winners, Diversy Harbor, Keertana and Snow Top Mountain.

Hip No. 293, Strange N Startlin, a bay colt by Curlin consigned by Eisaman Equine, Agent was sold to Casse & Casse, Agent, for $550,000. Out of Stars Indy Skies, by A.P. Indy, a daughter of graded stakes winner Advancing Star, he worked an eighth in :9 4/5 at the Under Tack Show.

Spendthrift Farm LLC went to $500,000 for Hip No. 145, a bay filly by Into Mischief consigned by Niall Brennan Stables, Agent, who turned in an eighth in :10 flat at the Under Tack Show. She’s out of Narrate, by Medaglia d’Oro, a half sister to graded stakes winner Jill Robin L.

Hip No. 27, a son of Bodemeister out of Indy’s Windy, by A.P. Indy, a half sister to champion Banshee Breeze, was purchased by WinStar and China Horse Club for $435,000. The bay colt, consigned by Hoppel’s Horse & Cattle Co., Inc., Agent, worked an eighth in :10 1/5 at the Under Tack Show.

Bob Baffert, Agent, went to $435,000 for Hip No. 31, a son of Quality Road consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent. The bay colt, who breezed an Under Tack quarter in :20 4/5 last Wednesday, is out of stakes placed Inventive, by Dixie Union,

For the session, 160 horses grossed $25,718,500 compared with 169 bringing a total of $30,704,000 last year. The average was $160,741, compared with $181,680 in 2015 while the median price was $115,000, compared with $120,000 at last year’s first session. The buyback percentage was 28.9%; it was 20.6% in 2015.

The March Sale continues on Wednesday, March 16th at 11:00 a.m. with Hip No.’s 307 – 613 set to go through the ring.

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Sales results are available on the OBS website, updated hourly during each session of the March Sale. In addition, the latest news regarding OBS graduates, sales schedules, nominations, credit requests, travel information and other news relevant to OBS consignors and customers is also available. E-mail should be addressed to obs@obssales.com.

For more information regarding the March Sale or OBS website, please call (352) 237-2154.

 

X Y Jet wins the Gulfstream Park Sprint Stakes

X Y Jet the GP Sprint credit Lauren King

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Gelfenstein Farm’s X Y Jet tuned up for a trip to Dubai in Saturday’s $100, 000 Gulfstream Park Sprint Stakes (G3), taking the lead at the start, opening up daylight with a half in :43 4/5 and reporting home first by a length and a quarter. That’s five straight wins for 4-year-old Florida-bred colt by Kantharos, a two time OBS graduate, first consigned by Two Sharp Hats to the 2013 Winter Mixed Sale before they sold him for $56,000 at the 2013 August Yearling Sale. Trained by Jorge Navarro, he has two graded stakes wins, a 14-6-5-1 record and earnings of $365,653. Selected Sale conformation photo

 

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King of Prussia Stable’s Mo d’Amour picked up her first stakes win in the $125, 000 Busher Stakes at Aqueduct, taking charge a furlong from home and cruising to a two length victory, with fellow OBS graduate Katniss the Victor (March ’15) checking in third. The 3-year-old daughter of Uncle Mo, trained by Todd Pletcher, is now 5-3-0-1 and has earned $147,940 to date. Consigned by Wodside Ranch, Agent, to the 2015 OBS March Sale, she breezed an eighth in :10 2/5 before she was purchased by Joseph Brocklebank, Agent, for $75.000. watch her under tack video

Westside Rentals.com, Neil Haymes, Leo Rodriguez and Steve Rothblum’s Guns Loaded put his back class to good use in the $79,190 Joe Hernandez Stakes over the downhill turf course at Santa Anita, stalking the leader into the stretch, taking command a furlong from home and drawing away to win by 2-1/4 lengths. It’s the first stakes win for the 5-year-old Florida-bred son of D’wildcat, second in Del Mar’s Best Pal Stakes (G2) at two. Trained by Doug O’Neill, he’s now 25-7-4-3-4 and has earned $346,570.  A two time OBS graduate, he was sold by Equest Thoroughbreds, Inc. to Welcome Gate Farm at the 2012 August Sale and then resold by Welcome Gate for $175,000 at the 2013 April Sale after breezing a quarter in :21 flat at the Under Tack Show. watch his under tack video

Newport Stables LLC’s American Sailor scored his first stakes win in the $50,000 Bucharest Turf Sprint Stakes at Sam Houston Race Park, leading from start to finish and beating fellow OBS graduate El Botas (June ’13) by a length in his first start for his new connections. Consigned by Silver Star to the 2014 OBS April Sale, he sped an eighth in :9 4/5 before being sold for $100,000.  Trained now by Joe Sharp, the 4-year-old son of City Zip has a 10-4-1-1 record and earnings of $130,990. watch his under tack video

Get Away Farm’s Two Step Time, second in the OBS Championship Stakes in his last start, came running late in the stretch of the $50,000 Texas Heritage Stakes and was up in the final strides to win by a neck. It’s the first stakes victory for the 3-year-old Florida-bred colt by Two Step Salsa, trained by Mike Maker, now 6-3-1-1 with $93,250 in earnings. A three time veteran of the OBS Sale ring, he was purchased by Get Away Farm for $27,000 out of the Abbie Road Farm consignment at the 2013 Fall Mixed Sale before going through the ring at the 2015 April and June Sales. watch his under tack video

Moanin takes Tokyo’s February Stakes in track record time

Moanin February Stakes grade 1 winner in Japan February 2016Yukio Baba’s Moanin took charge of the $1, 683,438 February Stakes (G1) at Tokyo Race Course on Sunday inside the final furlong, opened up daylight quickly and scored by a length and a quarter in a track record 1:34 for the 1600 meters. (video) Fellow OBS graduate and stablemate Best Warrior (April ’12), a millionaire in his own right, ran well to finish fourth in a three horse photo for place It’s the sixth win in seven starts for the 4-year-old son of Henny Hughes. He breezed an Under Tack eighth in :10 flat before he was purchased at the 2014 OBS March Sale out of the Eddie Woods consignment for $335,000 on behalf of Mr. Baba by Emmanuel de Seroux’s Narvick International. Trained by Sei Ishizaka, he has earned over $1.7-million to date.  watch his under tack video

KM Racing Enterprise Inc. and Head of Plains Partners LLC’s Paulina’s Love picked up her first stakes win in style at Santa Anita on Saturday, taking the lead on the turn, drawing clear in the stretch and holding off a late challenge to win the $202,070 Buena Vista Stakes (G2) by a neck. It’s the second straight win for the 4-year-old filly by Mizzen Mast, trained by Richard Baltas, now 13-4-3-3 with $304,990 in earnings. Consigned by Off the Hook LLC, Agent, to the 2014 OBS April Sale, she worked a quarter in :21 flat at the Under Tack Show before she was purchased by Gayle Van Leer, Agent, for $100,000. watch her under tack video

Champion Racing Stable’s Haveyougoneaway scored her second straight stakes victory at the Oaklawn Park meeting, coming from well off the pace and taking the $100,000 Spring Fever Stakes by 2-3/4 lengths. That’s three stakes wins for the 5-year-old daughter of Congrats, consigned to the 2013 OBS June Sale by Wavertree Stables, Inc. (Ciaran Dunne), Agent, where she breezed an eighth in :10 2/5 at the Under Tack Show. Trained by Allen Milligan, the win leaves her 21-8-2-6 with $373,425 in earnings. watch her under tack video

Kretz Racing LLC’s Iron Rob stepped into stakes company for the first time on Sunday in the $77,380 Baffle Stakes over the downhill turf course at Santa Anita, took over turning for home and scored by half a length. A two time OBS graduate by Twirling Candy, he went through the ring at the 2014 August Sale before he was sold for $90,000 at the 2015 April Sale by Hemingway Racing and Training Stables to Gayle Van Leer, Agent, after turning in an eighth in :10 1/5 at the Under Tack Show. Trained by George Papaprodromou, he’s now 9-2-2-0 and has earned $110,520. watch his under tack video

William & Corrine Heiligbrodt’s Cinco Charlie gave nothing else a chance in Saturday’s $60,000 Duncan F. Kenner Stakes at Fair Grounds, taking the lead at the break and never looking back on his way to a 2-3/4 length victory. The 4-year-old graded stakes winning son of Indian Charlie was purchased for $190,000 out of the Cary Frommer consignment at the 2014 OBS March Sale after working an eighth in :10 1/5 Under Tack Show. Trained by Steve Asmussen, he’s now 14-8-2-2 and has earned $556, 670.  watch his under tack video

Richard Perkins & Hinsley Racing Stable’s You Bought Her successfully defended her title in Tampa Bay Downs’ $50,000 Minaret Stakes on Saturday, circling horses on the turn, taking over in the lane and drawing away to a 4-1/4 length victory. Fellow OBS graduate R Sassy Lass (April ’14) reported home third.  Trained by David Hinsley, the 6-year-old Florida-bred daughter of Graeme Hall was purchased by Richard Perkins for $18,000 out of the Southern Cypress Stable consignment at the 2012 OBS April Sale after breezing an eighth in :10 4/5 at the Under Tack Show. She’s now 38-8-10-6 and has earned $399,188. watch her under tack video

Drama King wins Aqueduct’s Hollie Hughes Stakes

Drama King Hollie Hughes

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Michael Dubb, Bethlehem Stables LLC, Michael Imperio and David Simon’s Drama King ignored the snow in the $100,000 Hollie Hughes Stakes on President’s Day at Aqueduct and picked up his first stakes win, charging late down the center of the track to win going away by a length and a half. It’s the third straight victory for the 4-year-old colt by Nobiz Like Shobiz, sold for $13,000 by 30-30 Ranch, Agent, at the 2014 OBS June Sale after breezing a half in :47 flat at the Under Tack Show. Trained by Rudy Rodriguez, he’s now 16-6-3-2 and has earned $285,020. watch his under tack video

John Carver, Jerry Hollendorfer and Green Smith’s Outside Nashville got his 2016 campaign off on the right foot, closing from well off the pace and rolling past the leaders in deep stretch to win Golden Gate’s $63,315 Lost in the Fog Stakes by a length and three quarters. The 6-year-old gelding by Broken Vow, trained by Jerry Hollendorfer, now has five stakes wins, a 29-7-7-5 record and $326,410 in earnings. He was sold by Eisaman Equine, Agent, for $115,000 to Hollendorfer and Smith at the 2012 OBS March Sale after working  an eighth in :10 1/5 at the Under Tack Show.  watch his under tack video

Tammy the Torpedo takes Gulfstream’s Suwannee River Stakes

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Long Lake Stable LLC and Beacon Hill Thoroughbreds LLC’s Tammy the Torpedo took the lead at the start of Gulfstream Park’s $150, 000 Suwannee River Stakes (G2) on Saturday and was never headed en route to a length and a half victory.  It’s the first graded stakes win for the 4-year-old filly by More Than Ready, trained by Chad Brown, now 7-4-0-1 with $243,710 in earnings. She was purchased for $225,000 out of the Niall Brennan Stables consignment at the 2014 OBS April Sale after working an eighth in :10 1/5 at the Under Tack Show. watch her under tack video

C R K  Stable’s Kobe’s Back  got his 5-year-old campaign off to a rousing start in Sunday’s $200,000 Palos Verdes Stakes (G3), closing from last turning for home and getting up late to win by half a length. That’s three graded stakes wins for the son of Flatter, sold for $480,000 by Niall Brennan Stables, Agent, at the 2013 OBS March Sale after an eighth in :10 1/5 at the Under Tack Show. Trained by Peter Eurton, he’s now 17-4-3-2 and has earned $772,250.  watch his under tack video

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Ranlo Investments LLC’s Lady Shipman, on vacation since her narrow defeat in the Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint (G1), returned to action on Saturday at Gulfstream Park, making short work of the $75,000 Ladies Turf Sprint Stakes. Taking the lead shortly after the start, the 4-year-old Midshipman filly drew away with ease in the stretch and scored by 2-3/4 lengths. Now trained by Kiaran McLaughlin, her seventh stakes win leaves her with a 13-9-2-2 record and earnings of $583,905. Consigned by Pleasant Acres Farm, Agent, to the 2014 OBS April Sale, she sped an eighth in :9 4/5 at the Under Tack Show. watch her under tack video

Joe Ragsdale’s Marquee Miss picked up her second straight stakes win in Saturday’s $100,000 Martha Washington Stakes at Oaklawn Park, battling down the stretch and getting up in the final yards by half a length. Fellow OBS graduate Dorodansa (June ’15) checked in third. Trained by Ingrid Mason, the 3-year-old Cowboy Cal filly is now 6-3-0-0 and has earned $164,925 to date. She was sold for $20,000 by Southern Chase Farm, Inc. (Greg & Karen Dodd), Agent, to Mr. Ragsdale after breezing an eighth in :10 3/5 at the 2015 OBS June Sale’s Under Tack Show.  watch her under tack video

Jerry Hollendorfer, Steve Melen, Steve Taub and George Todaro’s Kiss N Scat made her 3-year-old debut in Saturday’s $65,870 California Oaks on Saturday, took the lead a furlong from home and won by a length and three quarters. It’s the first stakes win for the filly by Scat Daddy, purchased for $85,000 out of Sescan LLC consignment by Christina Jelm, Agent for Jerry Hollendorfer, at the 2015 OBS April Sale after working an Under Tack eighth in :10 1/5. Under the care of Hollendorfer, she’s now 5-3-1-0 and has earned $77,500.  watch her under tack video

Fruition Racing LLC’s Stormdriver scored his fourth stakes win in the $200,000 La. Bred Premier Night Championship Stakes at Delta Down on Saturday, taking charge late and drawing off to win by a length and a quarter. The 6-year-old of Discreet Cat, trained by Patrick Devereux, Jr., is now 32-8-3-8 and has earned $451,677.  He was sold by Mecco Sales (Mary Ellen Coenen), Agent, for $36,000 at the 2011 OBS August Sale. Selected Sale conformation photo

Roger G. Smith’s Smittys Cougar went right to the front in Saturday’s $125,000 La. Bred Premier Night Starlet Stakes at Delta Downs and never looked back on her way to a three length victory. That’s two straight stakes wins for the 3-year-old filly by Half Ours, consigned by Robert Brewer to the 2015 OBS March Sale, where she worked an eighth in :10 flat. Trained by Ron Faucheux, the victory gives her a 6-4-0-2 record and $192,312 in earnings. watch her under tack video