April grad By My Standards wins the Louisiana Derby

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Allied Racing Stable, LLC’s By My Standards jumped from a maiden win last month straight into Saturday’s $1,000,000 Louisiana Derby (G2) at Fair Grounds, but took the class jump in stride. Dismissed at 22-1, the colt by OBS graduate Goldencents stayed close early, challenged the leader in the final sixteenth and was best by three quarters of a length. Now 5-2-2-1 for trainer Bret Calhoun, he has earned $653,710 to date. Consigned to the 2018 OBS April Sale by Scanlon Training & Sales, Agent, he was purchased by J. Stevens Bloodstock, Agent, for $150,000 after breezing an Under Tack eighth in :10 3/5. watch his under tack video

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Thoroughbred Champions Training Center LLC’s Gladiator King took the lead at the start of Gulfstream Park’s $97,000 Hutcheson Stakes (G3), set the pace, shook loose after straightening away in the stretch and cruised to a four length victory. It’s the second stakes win and first graded victory for the 3-year-old colt by Curlin, who went through the ring at the 2018 OBS June Sale after turning in an Under Tack quarter in :21 1/5. Trained by Jaime Mejia, he’s now 12-4-1-1and has earned $170,500 to date. watch his under tack video

 

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OGMA Investments LLC’s Brunette Princess was outrun early in Gulfstream’s $75,000 Any Limit Stakes on Saturday, but found her best stride in deep stretch and was up in time to finish in a dead heat for the victory. It’s the first stakes win for the 3-year-old Florida-bred filly by Bodemeister, trained by Gustavo Delgado, now 7-2-3-1 with $95,105 in earnings. Consigned to the 2018 OBS April Sale by Off the Hook LLC, Agent, she went through the ring after speeding an Under Tack quarter in :21 1/5. watch her under tack video

 

Ron Paolucci Racing LLC’s Totally Obsessed picked up the first stakes win of her career on Saturday at Mahoning Valley Race Course, taking the lead at the start of the $75,000 Southern Park Stakes and never looking back en route to a 3-1/4 length victory. The 3-year-old filly by Tale of Ekati was purchased for $50,000 out of the Pick View LLC consignment at the 2018 OBS June Sale after breezing an eighth in :10 4/5 at the Under Tack Show. Now 9-4-2-0 for trainer Gary Johnson, she has earned $153,517 to date. watch her under tack video

Mark Norman and Normand Stables LLC’s Shes Our Fastest saved ground in the early going of the $50,000 Yellow Rose Stakes at Sam Houston Race Park on Saturday, slipped through on the inside passing the eighth pole and drew away late to win by 2-1/2 lengths. It’s the third stakes win for the 4-year-old daughter of Oratory, trained by Scott Gelner, now 15-5-3-2 with $183,110 in earnings. She turned in an Under Tack quarter in :21 flat before she was purchased for $50,000 out of the Stephens Thoroughbreds consignment at the 2017 OBS June Sale. watch her under tack video

America’s Tale, Razorback Lady one-two in Gulfstream’s Inside Information

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Naveed Chowhan’s America’s Tale sat just off the pace in the Inside Information Stakes (G2) at Gulfstream on Saturday, moved to battle fellow OBS graduate Razorback Lady (June ’17, October ’15) in the stretch, took the lead late and eased away to beat her by a length and a quarter. It’s the first graded stakes win for the 4-year-old daughter of Gio Ponti, now 17-6-3-1 for trainer Bernard Flint with earnings of $390,853. She was consigned to the 2017 OBS March Sale by Eisaman Equine, and went through the ring after breezing an Under Tack eighth in :10 2/5. watch her under tack video

Bloom Racing Stable, Madaket Stables LLC and Allen Racing LLC’s Midnight Bisou saved ground in the early going of Saturday’s $350,000 Azeri Stakes (G2) at Oaklawn, waited for room after turning for home, slipped between horses to take command in the final furlong and was best by a length at the wire. Fellow OBS graduate champion Shamrock Rose (April ’17) checked in third. That’s seven graded stakes wins 4-year-old daughter of Midnight Lute, consigned by Woodford Thoroughbreds to the 2017 OBS April Sale, where she breezed an Under Tack eighth in :10 1/5 before she purchased by Jeffrey Bloom for $80,000. Trained by Steve Asmussen, she’s now 12-7-3-3 and has earned $1,955,000 to date. watch her under tack video

Medaglia d’Oro colt tops March Sale’s second session

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Hip No. 422, a son of Medaglia d’Oro consigned by King’s Equine, Agent, went to D. J. Stable LLC & Cash Is King for $900,000 to top the second and final session of the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2019 March Sale of 2-Year-Olds in Training. The dark bay or brown colt, who turned in an eighth in :10 flat at Saturday’s Under Tack session, is out of graded stakes placed Rashnaa, by Tapit, a half sister to stakes winner Mistda. under tack video 

Hip No. 302, a daughter of The Big Beast consigned by Ocala Stud, was sold to LEB, Agent for West Point, M. Anthony, B. Sandbrook, for $850,000. The bay filly, who breezed a quarter in :20 4/5 at Friday’s Under Tack session, is out of Lucky Trip, by Trippi, a full sister to grade one stakes placed stakes winning OBS March graduate Candrea. She’s also a half sister to OBS graduate I Am the Danger, who set a track record on February 3rd at Santa Anita, winning a 5-1/2 furlong allowance in 1:01.64. under tack video 

Mike Ryan, Agent, went to $850,000 for Hip No. 325, a son of Palace Malice consigned by Pick View LLC, Agent. The bay colt, who breezed a quarter last Friday in :21 1/5, is out of Miss Always Ready, by More Than Ready, a full sister to graded stakes winner More Than Real.  under tack video 

Hip No. 346, Wisely to Fair, a daughter of Uncle Mo consigned by Top Line Sales LLC, Agent, was sold to Katsumi Yoshida for $525,000. The dark bay or brown filly, whose Under Tack eighth in :9 4/5 was co-fastest at the distance on Friday, is out of My Fast One, by Elusive Quality, a three quarter sister to stakes winner No Mo Dough. under tack video 

OXO Equine LLC went to $525,000 for Hip No. 495, a son of Discreet Cat consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, who turned in an Under Tack quarter on Saturday in: 20 3/5. The gray or roan colt is a half brother to stakes winner Sir Genghis out of Staria, by Unbridled’s Song.  under tack video 

Hip No. 319, a son of American Pharoah also consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, was sold to Narvick International for $475,000. The bay colt, who worked a quarter in :21 1/5 on Friday, is a half brother to graded stakes winning OBS March graduate Night Prowler out of graded stakes winner Mary’s Follies, by More Than Ready. under tack video 

Team Casse, Agent, paid $475,000 for Hip No. 387, a daughter of Tapiture consigned by S B M Training and Sales, Agent, who breezed an eighth in : 9 4/5 on Saturday. The bay filly is a half sister to stakes placed Joevia, second in Aqueduct’s Jimmy Winkfield Stakes since the catalog was printed, out of Peace Process, by War Front.  under tack video 

Hip No. 410, a son of Lemon Drop Kid consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, was also sold for $475,000, going to L.E.B. Agent for West Point & Al Frassetto. The gray or roan colt, who worked a quarter in :21 2/5 on Saturday, is out of stakes placed Queenie’s Song , by Unbridled’s Song, a daughter of graded stakes winner Queen of Money. under tack video 

Hip No. 546, a daughter of Fast Anna consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, went to Breeze Easy LLC for  $470,000. The bay filly, who breezed an eighth in :9 4/5 on Saturday, is out of True Will, by Yes It’s True, from the family of champion Hidden Lake. under tack video 

Hip No. 418, a dark bay or brown colt by The Big Beast whose Under Tack eighth in : 9 3/5 was the Under Tack Show’s fastest at the distance was purchased by Peter Miller, Agent, for $450,000. Consigned by L.G., Agent, he’s out of Raebear, by Our Emblem, a half sister to graded stakes placed Speed Hawk. under tack video 

Gulf Coast Stables LLC went to $450,000 for Hip No. 544, a daughter of Commissioner consigned by Brick City Thoroughbreds. The bay filly, who worked an Under Tack quarter in :21 flat, is out of Tregrandibambini, by Stonesider, a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner Willet.  under tack video 

For the session, 147 horses sold for a total of $21,291,000, compared with 128 horses bringing $21,948,000 at last year’s second session. The average price was $144,837, compared with $171,469 last year while the median price was $95,000 compared with $120,000 in 2018. The buyback percentage was 25.4%; it was 28.1% a year ago.

For the entire sale, 309 horses sold for $44,422, 500 compared with 257 bringing $42,275,000 a year ago. The average price was $143,762 compared with $164,494 in 2018 while the median price was $80,000 compared with $105,000 a year ago. The buyback percentage was 23.1%; it was 29.2% in 2018.

The overall sale topper was Hip No. 33, Chestertown, a son of Tapit consigned by Sequel Bloodstock, Agent for Chester & Mary Broman, sold Tuesday to L.E.B. Agent for West Point, Masiello, Siena Farm, for an OBS March record $2,000,000, surpassing the previous mark of $1,800,000. The gray or roan colt, who breezed an eighth in :10 1/5 at Thursday’s Under Tack session, is out of grade one stakes winner Artemis Agrotera, by Roman Ruler, a daughter of graded stakes placed stakes winner Indy Glory. video of Hip 33 in the ring   under tack video 

The next sale at OBS is the Spring Sale of 2-Year-Olds in Training, set for April 23rd through April 26th with Under Tack Shows scheduled for April 15th through April 20th.

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 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.

Record colt by Tapit tops March Sale’s opening session

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Hip No. 33, Chestertown, a son of Tapit consigned by Sequel Bloodstock, Agent for Chester & Mary Broman, went to L.E.B. Agent for West Point, Masiello, Siena Farm, for $2,000,000, to top the first session of the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2019 March Sale of 2-Year-Olds in Training. The gray or roan colt, who breezed an eighth in :10 1/5 at Thursday’s Under Tack session, is out of grade one stakes winner Artemis Agrotera, by Roman Ruler, a daughter of graded stakes placed stakes winner Indy Glory. The price was a March Sale record, eclipsing the previous mark of $1,800,000. under tack video 
video of Hip 33 in the ring 

Hip No. 194, a son of Pioneerof the Nile consigned by Hoby & Layna Kight, Agent, went to OXO Equine LLC for $1,200,000. The dark bay or brown colt, who breezed a quarter on Friday in :21 1/5, is out of stakes placed Golden Artemis, by Malibu Moon, and is a a half brother to grade one stakes winner My Conquestadory, dam of Bourbon War, on the Derby trail after his second placed finish in the recent Fountain of Youth Stakes (G2) at Gulfstream Park.  under tack video 

Phoenix Thoroughbred (III) Ltd. went to $825,000 for Hip No. 240, a dark bay or brown colt by Bernardini whose Under Tack eighth in :9 4/5 on Friday was co-fastest at the distance. Consigned by King’s Equine, Agent, he’s a half brother to stakes winner Roan Inish out of graded stakes winning Canadian champion Inish Glora, by Regal Classic. under tack video 

Hip No. 147, a daughter of Candy Ride (ARG) consigned by Top Line Sales LLC, Agent, was purchased by Katsumi Yoshida for $675,000. The dark bay or brown filly, a half sister to champion Drefong out of Eltimaas, by Ghostzapper, breezed an eighth in:10 flat on Thursday.  under tack video 

Hip No. 92, a daughter Speightstown consigned by Niall Brennan Stables, Agent, was sold to Narvick Int’l-HRH Prince Sultan Bin Mishal Al Saud, for $650,000. The chestnut filly, who turned in an Under Tack eighth in :10 flat, is out of graded stakes placed C J’s Leelee, by Mizzen Mast.   under tack video 

Hip No. 169, a bay filly by American Pharoah who sped a quarter in :20 4/5 at Thursday’s Under Tack session, also went to Narvick Int’l-HRH Prince Sultan Bin Mishal Al Saud, for $600,000. Consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, she’s out of stakes winner Flattermewithroses, by Flatter, from the family of graded stakes winner Fluttery Danseur.  under tack video 

KSI, Ben McElroy, Agent, went to $550,000 for Hip No. 81, a son of Jus in Phillip consigned by Hoppel’s Horse & Cattle Co., Inc., Agent. The dark bay or brown colt, whose Under Tack eighth in :9 4/5 was co-fastest on Thursday, is out of Cersei, by Malibu Moon, a daughter of grade one stakes winner Oh What a Windfall. under tack video

Spendthrift Farm LLC paid $550,000 for Hip No. 102, a son of Into Mischief consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent. The bay colt, who worked a quarter in :21 1/5 on Thursday, is a half brother to stakes placed OBS graduate Orecchiette out of graded stakes placed Corderosa, by Aldebaran. under tack video

Hip No. 24, an Irish-bred daughter of No Nay Never consigned by Wavertree Stables, Inc. (Ciaran Dunne), Agent, was purchased by Jonathan Thomas, Agent, for $525,000. The bay filly, whose eighth in :9 4/5 was co-fastest at Thursday’s Under Tack session, is out of Anestasia, by Anabaa, a full sister to grade one stakes winner Amonita (GB).  under tack video

For the session, 144 horses sold for a total of $22,134,000, compared with 129 bringing a total of $20,327,000 last year. The average was $153,708 compared to $157,574 in 2018 while the median price was $83,500 compared with $95,000 a year ago. The buyback percentage was 29.8%; it was 30.3% in 2018.

The March Sale continues Wednesday, March 13th at 10:30 a.m. with Hip No.’s 289 – 577 set to go through the ring.

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 frequently 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.

Goldencents filly fastest at March Under Tack finale

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Hip No. 399, Angelcents, a daughter of Goldencents consigned by Blazing Meadows Farm LLC, Agent, sped a quarter in :20 2/5 to post the fastest work at the distance at the third and final session of the Under Tack Show for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2019 March Sale of Two Year Olds in Training. The bay filly is out of Pomeroy Angel, by Pomeroy, a half sister to stakes winner City Sage.

 

Hip No. 418, a dark bay or brown colt by The Big Beast consigned by L.G., Agent, breezed the session and entire Under Tack Show’s fastest eighth, stopping the timer in :9 3/5. He’s out of Raebear, by Our Emblem, a half sister to graded stakes placed Speed Hawk.

Hip No. 495, a gray or roan colt by Discreet Cat consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, turned in a quarter in: 20 3/5. He’s a half brother to stakes winner Sir Genghis out of Staria, by Unbridled’s Song.

Six horses worked quarters in :20 4/5.

  • Hip No. 388, consigned by Ocala Stud, a bay colt by Prospective out of Pentelicus Gold, by Pentelicus, is a half brother to stakes placed Final Step.
  • Hip No. 485, a bay colt by Goldencents consigned by Woodford Thoroughbreds, Agent, is a half brother to stakes placed Catsadiva out of Song’n Dance, by Carson City.
  • Hip No. 486, Man of Vision, consigned by Journeyman Bloodstock Services, Inc. (Brent & Crystal Fernung), Agent, is a dark bay or brown colt by Fury Kapcori out of Sophia, by Lion Heart, a half sister to stakes winner Bourbon County.
  • Hip No. 521, a chestnut filly by Uncaptured also consigned by Ocala Stud, is out of Sweetly Valid, by Sweetsouthernsaint, a daughter of stakes winner Valid Forbes.
  • Hip No. 531, a bay son of Malibu Moon consigned by Southern Chase Farm, Inc. (Greg & Karen Dodd), Agent, is out of Tashzara (IRE), by Intikhab, a half sister to grade one winner Excelebration (IRE).
  • Hip No. 569, consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, is a chestnut filly by Tapiture out of Wild Debutante, by Forest Wildcat, a full sister to grade one stakes placed stakes winner Wildcat Brief.

Five horses worked quarters in :21 flat

  • Hip No. 398, consigned by Brick City Thoroughbreds, is a chestnut filly by Maclean’s Music out of Polyantha, by Charismatic, a half sister to graded stakes winner Tessa Blue.
  • Hip No. 493, a bay More Than Ready colt consigned by Woodford Thoroughbreds, Agent, is out of Spinning Time, by Giant’s Causeway, a daughter of graded stakes winner Turning Wheel.
  • Hip No. 544, a bay filly by Commissioner also consigned by Brick City Thoroughbreds, is out of Tregrandibambini, by Stonesider, a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner Willet.
  • Hip No. 567, a dark bay or brown colt by Tale of the Cat consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, is out of Whispering, by Quiet American, from the family of champion Martessa (GER).
  • Hip No. 570, consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, is a bay filly by Honor Code out of Wild Idle, by Seeking the Gold, a daughter of champion Storm Song and a half sister to grade one stakes placed Trojan Nation.

There were four eighths in :9 4/5.

  • Hip No. 387, a bay daughter of Tapiture consigned by S B M Training and Sales, Agent, is a half sister to stakes placed Joevia, second in Aqueduct’s Jimmy Winkfield Stakes since the catalog was printed, out of Peace Process, by War Front.
  • Hip No. 499, consigned by Brick City Thoroughbreds, is a chestnut filly by Mineshaft out of Sterling Forest, by Forest Wildcat, a daughter of stakes winner Tangier Sound.
  • Hip No. 546, a bay filly by Fast Anna consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, is out of True Will, by Yes It’s True, from the family of champion Hidden Lake.
  • Hip No. 575, consigned by Old South Farm LLC, Agent, is a dark bay or brown filly by Mineshaft out of Witch Tradition, by Holy Bull, and a half sister to graded stakes winner Go Forth North.

There were 23 eighths in :10 flat.

  • Hip No. 390, consigned by S B M Training and Sales, Agent, is a dark bay or brown filly by Palace Malice out of Perfectly Natural, by Forestry, a full sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner Devereux.
  • Hip No. 409, a bay colt by Dialed In consigned by Parrish Farms, Agent, is out of Pure Refinement, by In Excess (IRE), a half sister to grade one winner Pure As Gold out of stakes winner Pure Wool.
  • Hip No. 412, a chestnut filly by Will Take Charge consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, is a half sister to stakes placed Inspeightof out of stakes winner Quick Flip, by Speightstown.
  • Hip No. 416, also consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, is a bay filly by Into Mischief out of Race Hunter, by Dixie Union, a half sister to graded stakes winner Paid Up Subscriber.
  • Hip No. 422, a dark bay or brown colt by Medaglia d’Oro consigned by King’s Equine, Agent, is out of stakes placed Rashnaa, by Tapit, a half sister to stakes winner Mistda.
  • Hip No. 427, a dark bay or brown filly by Orb consigned by S B M Training and Sales, Agent, is a half sister to graded stakes winner Race Day out of Rebalite, by More Than Ready.
  • Hip No. 428, a bay son of Biondetti consigned by ABG Warrior Racing Stable, Agent, is out of Rebooted, by Mr. Greeley, a full sister to grade one stakes placed Rebuttal.
  • Hip No. 430, consigned by Harris Training Center LLC, Agent, is a chestnut colt by Competitive Edge out of Reina Diamante, by Pulpit, a daughter of graded stakes winner Bridge Game and a half sister to stakes placed Shalako, third in the recent Bernardini Stakes at Aqueduct.
  • Hip No. 435, a bay daughter of Into Mischief consigned by King’s Equine, Agent, is out of Ricketyracketyruss, by Borrego, a half sister to graded stakes winner Broken Dreams.
  • Hip No. 447, a bay colt by Jack Milton consigned by Golden Noguez, Agent, is out of Sam’s Roman Affair, by Roman Ruler, a half sister to graded stakes winner Rezif.
  • Hip No. 456, My Testimony, consigned by S B M Training and Sales, Agent, is a bay filly by Mr Speaker out of Scribbling Sarah, by Freud, a full sister to graded stakes placed Jung Man Scott.
  • Hip No. 466, consigned by Halcyon Hammock Farm, Agent, is a bay filly by Into Mischief out of stakes winner She’s Sensational, by Point Given, and a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner Our Way.
  • Hip No. 476, Life On the Edge, a bay daughter of Competitive Edge consigned by CM Thoroughbreds, is a half sister to stakes winner Bear’s Gem out of Simply Precious, by Ascot Knight.
  • Hip No. 477, a bay colt by Twirling Candy consigned by Wavertree Stables, Inc. (Ciaran Dunne), Agent, is out of Simply Sunny, by Unbridled’s Song, a half sister to grade one stakes placed stakes winner Reveron.
  • Hip No. 504, consigned by Harris Training Center LLC, Agent, is a chestnut filly by Will Take Charge out of Stormy Tak, by Stormy Atlantic, a daughter of grade one stakes winner Lady Tak.
  • Hip No. 536, a gray or roan colt by Mission Impazible consigned by Sequel Bloodstock, Agent for Chester & Mary Broman, is out of Thatza Wrap, by Hard Spun, from the family of graded stakes winner Vegas Prospector.
  • Hip No. 537, a bay filly by Khozan consigned by Journeyman Bloodstock Services, Inc. (Brent & Crystal Fernung), Agent, is out of The Ghost Bride, by Ghostzapper, from the family of grade one winner Memories of Silver.
  • Hip No. 550, consigned by Robert Brewer, Agent, is a bay colt by Into Mischief out of Under Wraps, by Dixie Union, a full sister to grade one stakes winner Overanalyze.
  • Hip No. 551, Memorable, a bay colt consigned by Crupi’s New Castle Farm, Agent, is out of Unforgettable, by Empire Maker, a half sister to graded stakes winner Academy Award.
  • Hip No. 562, consigned by KT Thoroughbreds, Agent, is a bay filly by Twirling Candy out of Water of Life, by Hennessy, and a half sister to stakes placed Wealth Effect.
  • Hip No. 571, a dark bay or brown filly by Verrazano consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, is a half sister to Takeittotheedge out of Willathewest, by Gone West.
  • Hip No. 572, a bay filly by Sky Kingdom consigned by Golden Rock Thoroughbreds, Agent, is a half sister to stakes placed Peachy Kiss out of Willie Brook, by Montbrook.
  • Hip No. 577, consigned by S G V Thoroughbreds LLC, is a bay colt by Competitive Edge out of W W Old School, by Royal Academy, and a half brother to stakes placed Dubdubwatson.

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.

The two-day March Sale is for Tuesday and Wednesday, March 12th and 13th, with both sessions beginning at 10:30 a.m. Hip 1 – 288 will sell on Tuesday; Hips 289 – 577 will sell on Wednesday.

Sales results will be 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.

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.

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

Super Saver filly swiftest at March Sale’s second Under Tack session

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Hip No. 305, a chestnut filly by Super Saver consigned by Woodford Thoroughbreds, Agent, worked a quarter in :20 2/5 to post the fastest work at the distance at the second session of the Under Tack Show for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2019 March Sale of Two Year Olds in Training. She’s out of graded stakes placed OBS graduate Macha, by Majestic Warrior, a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner Maldita Primavera.

Hip No. 350, a son of Biondetti consigned by Julie Davies LLC, Agent, turned in a quarter in :20 3/5. The chestnut colt is out of Natural Glow, by Siphon (BRZ), a daughter of graded stakes placed Blushing Deed.

Six youngsters worked quarters in :20 4/5.

  • Hip No. 214, a bay filly by Khozan consigned by Journeyman Bloodstock Services, Inc. (Brent & Crystal Fernung), Agent, is out of Henny Betty, by Henny Hughes, a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner Somethinaboutbetty.
  • Hip No. 223, consigned by Tom McCrocklin, Agent, is a chestnut colt by First Dude out of Home in Time, by Came Home, from the family of champion Will Take Charge.
  • Hip No. 226, a dark bay or brown colt by Include consigned by Top Line Sales LLC, Agent, is out of Homesick Angel, by Divine Park, a daughter of stakes winner On the Menu.
  • Hip No. 302, a bay daughter of The Big Beast consigned by Ocala Stud, is out of Lucky Trip, by Trippi, a full sister to grade one stakes placed stakes winning OBS March graduate Candrea. The filly by The Big Beast is also a half sister to OBS graduate I Am the Danger, who set a track record on February 3rd at Santa Anita, winning a 5-1/2 furlong allowance in 1:01.64.
  • Hip No. 307, consigned by Wavertree Stables, Inc. (Ciaran Dunne), Agent, a dark bay or brown filly by Commissioner, is a half sister to stakes placed Legacy Reserve out of Magnet, by Seeking the Gold, a daughter of graded stakes winner Irish Linnet.
  • Hip No. 344, a bay filly by The Big Beast consigned by Tom McCrocklin, Agent, is out of My Coastie, by Trippi, from the family of graded stakes placed stakes winning OBS graduate Honey’s Answer.

Eight horses turned in quarters in :21 flat.

  • Hip No. 85, consigned by Southern Chase Farm, Inc. (Greg & Karen Dodd), Agent, is a bay filly by Big Drama, a full sister to stakes placed OBS March graduate Drama Club out of Charity Event, by Grand Slam.
  • Hip No. 148, a gray or roan colt by Palace consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, is out of Elvies Lane, by Mr. Greeley, a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner In the Slips.
  • Hip No. 193, consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, is a dark bay or brown filly by Mr Speaker out of Goalkeeper, by Arch, from the family of grade one stakes winner Gold Fever.
  • Hip No. 196, a bay colt by Twirling Candy consigned by All Dreams Equine, Agent, is out of stakes winner Grace Phil, by Philanthropist, from the family of graded stakes placed stakes winner Julie’s Witt.
  • Hip No. 217, a bay colt by Justin Phillip consigned by Woodford Thoroughbreds, Agent, is out of grade one stakes placed stakes winner High Heeled Hope, by Salt Lake, and is a half brother to graded stakes winner Sweet Hope and a full brother to Lady T N T, second in the Dixie Belle at Oaklawn in February.
  • Hip No. 222, a chestnut colt by Carpe Diem consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, is out of Holy Place, by Pulpit, a half sister to champion Lady Eli.
  • Hip No. 250, consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, a bay daughter of Malibu Moon, is a half sister to graded stakes placed Imperial Council out of graded stakes placed stakes winner Jaramar Rain, by Thunder Gulch.
  • Hip No. 362, a bay colt by Secret Circle consigned by Tom McCrocklin, Agent, is out of Not Affiliated, by Tale of the Cat, from the family of graded stakes placed Silver Spook.

Twelve horses shared honors for the session’s fastest eighth, stopping the timer in: 9 4/5.

  • Hip No. 198, a bay colt by Stay Thirsty consigned by Omega Farm, Agent, is out of graded stakes placed stakes winner Granny Mc’s Kitten, by Kitten’s Joy, a full sister to grade one stakes winner Kitten’s Dumplings.
  • Hip No. 206, Gotta Go Mo, consigned by Sequel Bloodstock, Agent for Chester & Mary Broman, is a bay filly by Uncle Mo out of stakes winner Hard to Stay Notgo, by More Than Ready.
  • Hip No. 230, a bay colt by Into Mischief consigned by Halcyon Hammock Farm, Agent, is out of Hysterical, by Distorted Humor, a daughter of graded one stakes winner Tout Charmant.
  • Hip No. 232, a dark bay or brown colt by Race Day consigned by Top Line Sales LLC, Agent, is out of stakes placed Ile St Jaycee, by Ile St Louis (CHI), and is a half brother to stakes placed Rockport Street.
  • Hip No. 235, Bravo Gato, consigned by Nice and Easy Thoroughbreds, Agent, is a chestnut colt by Discreet Cat out of I’m Not Afraid, by Maria’s Mon, a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner Silver Ocean.
  • Hip No. 240, a dark bay or brown colt by Bernardini consigned by King’s Equine, Agent, is a half brother to stakes winner Roan Inish out of graded stakes winning Canadian champion Inish Gloria, by Regal Classic
  • Hip No. 255, a bay filly by Uncaptured consigned by S G V Thoroughbreds LLC, is out of Jim’s Lonesa, by Put It Back, a half sister to stakes winner Who What Win.
  • Hip No. 277, consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, is a chestnut filly by Majestic City out of Landing My Way, by Southern Image, a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winning OBS graduate Daring Reality.
  • Hip No. 281, a dark bay or brown Midshipman filly consigned by S G V Thoroughbreds LLC, is out of Lead Me Not, by Speightstown, from the family of graded stakes winner Trouble Kid.
  • Hip No. 326, a dark bay or brown Secret Circle colt consigned by McKathan Bros., Agent, is out of Miss Barrister, by Deputy Minister, a daughter of stakes winner Bay Barrister.
  • Hip No. 346, Wisely to Fair, a dark bay or brown filly by Uncle Mo consigned by Top Line Sales LLC, Agent, is out of My Fast One, by Elusive Quality, a three quarter sister to stakes winner No Mo Dough.
  • Hip No. 374, a bay filly by Union Rags also consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, is a half sister to graded stakes winner I’m a Looker out of Our Mariella, by Victory Gallop.

There were 25 eighths in :10 flat.

  • Hip No. 201, a dark bay or brown colt by Munnings out of Hailey d’Oro, by Medaglia d’Oro, a daughter of stakes winning Chit Chat Pam, is consigned by All Dreams Equine, Agent.
  • Hip No. 203, consigned by Woodford Thoroughbreds, Agent, is a chestnut colt by The Big Beast out of Halo’s Helen’s Jet, by Halo’s Image, a daughter of stakes placed OBS graduate Miss Vermont Jet.
  • Hip No. 207, a bay colt by Normandy Invasion consigned by Crupi’s New Castle Farm, Agent, is out of Harlan Light, by Artie Schiller, a daughter of stakes winner Curious Conundrum.
  • Hip No. 210, a chestnut filly by Daredevil consigned by Golden Rock Thoroughbreds, is out of Heartbeat Again, by Mr. Greeley, a half sister to grade one winner Appealing Zophie.
  • Hip No. 212, consigned by King’s Equine, Agent, is a bay colt by American Pharoah out of graded stakes placed Heart of Paradise, by More Than Ready, from the family of graded stakes winning OBS March graduate Megascape.
  • Hip No. 216, a bay colt by Kitten’s Joy consigned by Wavertree Stables, Inc. (Ciaran Dunne), Agent, is a full brother to graded stakes winner Csaba out of High Chant, by War Chant.
  • Hip No. 220, a bay colt by Fast Anna consigned by Julie Davies LLC, Agent, is out of Hit the Limit, by Uncle Mo, from the family of grade one stakes winner Summerly.
  • Hip No. 228, Sweet Belen, consigned by Golden Noquez, Agent, is a dark bay or brown filly by Khozan out of Hotuttable, by Untuttable, a full sister to stakes winner Arealhotlover.
  • Hip No. 238, consigned by Robert Brewer, Agent, is a dark bay or brown filly by Empire Maker out of Indian Tale, by Tale of the Cat, from the family of graded stakes winner Clever Power.
  • Hip No. 252, consigned by Hemingway Racing and Training Stables LLC, Agent, is bay colt by Tapiture out of Jazz in the City, by Temple City, a daughter of stakes winner Jazzy J J.
  • Hip No. 257, a bay daughter of Tapiture consigned by Woodford Thoroughbreds, Agent, is out of J P’s Flashy OneyHonehHoney, by Flashy Bull, a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner Impending Bear.
  • Hip No. 268, Not Phar Now, consigned by Sequel Bloodstock, Agent for Chester & Mary Broman, is a bay colt by American Pharoah out of stakes placed Kibosh, by Discreet Cat, from the family of champion Althea.
  • Hip No. 292, a dark bay or brown colt by The Big Beast consigned by All Dreams Equine, Agent, is out of Loblolly Pine, by Officer, from the family of grade one stakes winner Riskaverse.
  • Hip No. 295, a chestnut son of American Pharoah consigned by Q Bar J Thoroughbreds LLC, is out of Loudly, by War Front, a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner The Lady’s Groom.
  • Hip No. 297, consigned by Bobby Dodd, Agent, is a dark bay or brown colt by Freud out of Love My Girl, by El Corredor, a half sister to graded stakes winning OBS graduate Leave the Light On.
  • Hip No. 299, a chestnut daughter of Haynesfield consigned by Stephens Thoroughbreds LLC, Agent, is out of Love This Kitten, by Kitten’s Joy, from the family of graded stakes winner Admiral.
  • Hip No. 301, consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, is a bay colt by Palace Malice out of Lucky Song, by Unbridled’s Song, a daughter of graded stakes winner Caminadora.
  • Hip No. 313, a bay daughter of Bayern consigned by McKathan Bros., Agent, is a half sister to stakes winner Mac the Man out of Marchmount, by Mountain Cat.
  • Hip No. 316, a bay son of Into Mischief consigned by King’s Equine, Agent, is out of Marquet Rent, by Marquetry, and is a half brother to stakes winner Dashing Debby.
  • Hip No. 348, consigned by Nice and Easy Thoroughbreds, Agent, is a bay filly by Daredevil out of stakes placed My Time Now, by Unbridled, a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner Cobra Classic.
  • Hip No. 365, a gray or roan filly by Street Sense also consigned by All Dreams Equine, Agent, is out of graded stakes winner Now I Know, by Pure Prize.
  • Hip No. 369, also consigned by McKathan Bros., Agent, is a dark bay or brown filly by More Than Ready out of graded stakes winner Omaticaya (IRE), by Bernstein.
  • Hip No. 380, a dark bay or brown colt by Chitu consigned by RiceHorse Stable (Brandon & Ali Rice), Agent, is out of Party Starter, by Medaglia d’Oro, a daughter of grade one stakes winner Speeding Star.
  • Hip No. 383, a bay colt by Paynter consigned by Hemingway Racing and Training Stables LLC, Agent, is a full brother to stakes winner Nanoosh out of Patrice Merion, by English Channel.

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.

The Under Tack Show continues at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 9, with Hip No’s 385 – 577 scheduled to breeze.

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 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.

Distorted Humor colt fastest at March Sale’s first Under Tack Session

Tibor & Judit Photography

Hip No. 142, a son of Distorted Humor consigned by Southern Chase Farm, Inc. (Greg & Karen Dodd), Agent, sped 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 2019 March Sale of Two Year Olds in Training. The bay colt is a half brother to stakes placed Glamoride out of Driven, by Forestry.

Six youngsters shared honors for the session’s fastest eighth, stopping the timer in :9 4/5.

  • Hip No. 24, an Irish-bred bay filly by No Nay Never consigned by Wavertree Stables, Inc. (Ciaran Dunne), Agent, is out of Anestasia, by Anabaa, a full sister to graded stakes winner Amonita (GB).
  • Hip No. 31, consigned by Top Line Sales LLC, Agent, is a dark bay or brown son of Take Charge Indy out of stakes winning OBS graduate Appealing Stella, by Closing Argument.
  • Hip No. 49, a dark bay or brown filly by Verrazano consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, is out of Blue Bird Lady, by Congrats, a half sister to Yes She’s a Lady.
  • Hip No. 81, a dark bay or brown colt by Justin Phillip consigned by Hoppel’s Horse & Cattle Co., Inc., Agent, is out of Cersei, by Malibu Moon, a daughter of grade one stakes winner Oh What a Windfall.
  • Hip No. 134, consigned by Mayberry Farm, Agent, a bay filly by Wicked Strong out of Diva Girl, by Saint Ballado, is a half sister to stakes placed OBS graduate Petecarol.
  • Hip No. 140, a bay filly by Karakontie (JPN) consigned by All Dreams Equine, Agent, is a half sister to stakes winning OBS graduate Aqua Frio out of Down The Well (IRE), by Mujadil.

There were thirty eighths in :10 flat.

  • Hip No. 16, a bay colt by Tapiture consigned by S G V Thoroughbreds LLC, is out of All About My Girls, by Distorted Humor, from the family of grade one stakes winner Halfbridled.
  • Hip No. 19, consigned by Eisaman Equine, Agent, is a bay filly by Bernardini out of graded stakes winner Always a Princess, by Leroidesanimaux (BRZ), a half sister to grade one stakes winner Gabby’s Golden Gal.
  • Hip No. 25, a dark bay or brown Competitive Edge filly consigned by Mayberry Farm, Agent, is a half sister to stakes placed Bluegrass Jamboree out of stakes placed Anjorie, by A. P Jet.
  • Hip No. 26, consigned by Whitman Sales LLC, Agent, is a chestnut colt by Will Take Charge out of Annatlantic, by Stormy Atlantic, a daughter of stakes winner Classic Reign, a full sister to champion Regal Classic.
  • Hip No. 29, a bay colt by Cairo Prince consigned by Q Bar J Thoroughbreds, is out of Another Dream, by Badge of Silver, from the family of millionaire grade one stakes winning OBS March graduate Sweet Talker.
  • Hip No. 32, consigned by Top Line Sales LLC, Agent, is a gray or roan colt by The Factor out of Archangulus, by Empire Maker, a half sister to stakes placed You Know Too.
  • Hip No. 36, a bay Super Saver colt consigned by King’s Equine, Agent, is a half brother to stakes placed Life of Illusion, second in the Bold Ego Handicap at Sunland Park in January, out of Atlantic Park, by Awesome Again, a half sister to graded stakes winner Gemswick Park.
  • Hip No. 39, a chestnut colt by American Pharoah consigned by Bobby Dodd, Agent, is out of Avila Road, by Elusive Quality, a full sister to millionaire grade one winner and major sire Quality Road.
  • Hip No. 50, consigned by Golden Rock Thoroughbreds, Agent, is a bay colt by Medal Count out of Blue Samurai, by Orientate, from the family of graded stakes winner Trick’s Pic.
  • Hip No. 54, a chestnut colt by Brethren consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, is a full brother to stakes winning OBS graduate She’s a Bullet out of Boston Image, by Boston Harbor.
  • Hip No. 70, also consigned by de Meric, a dark bay or brown filly by First Samurai, is a half sister to stakes winner Sunset Ridge out of Cades Bay, by Fusaichi Pegasus.
  • Hip No. 79, a chestnut filly by Justin Philip consigned by Stephens Thoroughbreds LLC, Agent, is out of Caution Sign, by Mr. Greeley, from the family of graded stakes winner Magicalmysterycat.
  • Hip No. 83, consigned by Ends Well, Agent, is a dark bay or brown filly by Tale of the Cat out of Champagneandlilies, by Vindication, from the family of graded stakes winner Social Business.
  • Hip No. 88, a dark bay or brown filly by Girolomo consigned by RiceHorse Stable (Brandon & Ali Rice), Agent, is out of Chilukki’s Song, by Elusive Quality, a daughter of champion Chilukki.
  • Hip No. 92, consigned by Niall Brennan Stables, Agent, a chestnut filly by Speightstown out of graded stakes placed C J’s Leelee, by Mizzen Mast, is a half sister stakes placed C J’s Awesome.
  • Hip No. 95, also consigned by RiceHorse Stable (Brandon & Ali Rice), Agent, is a dark bay or brown colt by Macleans Music out of Cocoa Cowgirl, by Cowboy Cal, from the family of stakes winner Mocha Queen.
  • Hip No. 104, a bay filly by The Factor consigned by Bold Arrow Thoroughbreds, is a half sister to graded stakes placed Lily Pod out of Count to Eleven, by Grand Slam.
  • Hip No. 116, Andthentherewasme, consigned by Brick City Thoroughbreds, is a bay colt by Palace out of Dark Fire, by Repent, a daughter of graded stakes placed stakes winner Madam Fireplace.
  • Hip No. 118, a bay colt by Competitive Edge consigned by Golden Rock Thoroughbreds, Agent, is out of Daydawn (IRE), by Hawk Wing, a half sister to grade one stakes placed stakes winner Dr Johnson.
  • Hip No. 120 is a bay colt by Shakin It Up consigned by Julie Davies LLC, Agent, out of D’ Chili Pepper, by D’wildcat, from the family of stakes winner Sleetwood Mac.
  • Hip No. 127, consigned by All Dreams Equine, Agent, is a dark bay or brown colt by Cairo Prince, and is a half brother to graded stakes winner Smokey Fire out of Destroy, by Housebuster.
  • Hip No. 136, consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, is a dark bay or brown filly by Daredevil out of Divine Gift, by Divine Park, a half sister to stakes winner Lulu Wong.
  • Hip No. 144, a dark bay or brown colt by Fed Biz consigned by Pick View LLC, Agent, is out of Electric Boots, by Bellamy Road, a full sister to graded stakes winner Georgie’s Angel.
  • Hip No. 147, a dark bay or brown filly by Candy Ride (ARG) consigned by Top Line Sales LLC, Agent, is a half sister to champion Drefong out of Eltimaas, by Ghostzapper, from the family of champion Action This Day.
  • Hip No. 157, also consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, is a bay colt by Kantharos out of Fabiana’s Flash, by City Zip, a daughter of graded stakes winner Flashy n Smart.
  • Hip No. 161, a bay colt by New Year’s Day consigned by Cary Frommer, Agent, is out of Ferdie’s Gal, by Fast Ferdie, a half sister to graded stakes winner Devil’s Cave.
  • Hip No. 177, a bay colt by Constitution consigned by Wavertree Stables, Inc. (Ciaran Dunne), Agent, is out of Fort Afleet, by Northern Afleet, a half sister to graded stakes winner Calibrachoa.
  • Hip No. 178, a chestnut daughter of Street Boss consigned by Cary Frommer, Agent, is a half sister to graded stakes placed Crider out of Frankie’s Lady, by Meadowlake.
  • Hip No. 189, a bay filly by Munnings consigned by Top Line Sales LLC, is out of Ghost Galaxy, by Ghostzapper, a half sister to grade one stakes winner Red Giant.
  • Hip No. 191, consigned by Sequel Bloodstock, Agent, is a dark bay or brown colt by Orb out of Glorious Success, by Successful Appeal, a half sister to grade one stakes winner Campanologist.

Six horses worked quarters in :20 4/5.

  • Hip No. 55, a dark bay or brown filly by Uncle Mo consigned by Hoby & Layna Kight, Agent, is out of stakes winner Bow Bells, by Giant’s Causeway, a daughter of grade one stakes winner Marylebone.
  • Hip No. 62, consigned by Ocala Stud, is a chestnut colt by Kantharos out of Brown Glaze, by War Front, a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winning OBS graduate Lucky Livi.
  • Hip No. 77, consigned by Southern Chase Farm, Inc. (Greg & Karen Dodd), Agent, is a gray or roan filly by Conveyance out of Catching Up, by Speightstown, a daughter of stakes winner Coy Cat.
  • Hip No. 110, Jilted Bride, a bay filly by Wicked Strong consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, is a half sister to stakes placed Quinnkat out of Cry At My Wedding, by Street Cry (IRE).
  • Hip No. 141, a dark bay or brown colt by City Zip consigned by Wavertree Stables, Inc. (Ciaran Dunne), Agent for JSM Equine LLC, is out of Down to Hearth, by Giant’s Causeway, a daughter of stakes placed Seeking the Heart.
  • Hip No. 169, a bay filly by American Pharoah also consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, is out of stakes winner Flattermewithroses, by Flatter, from the family of graded stakes winner Fluttery Danseur.

Three horses worked quarters in :21 flat

  • Hip No. 41, consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, is a by colt by War Front out of Azzedine, by Mr. Greeley, a daughter of graded stakes winner Atelier.
  • Hip No. 155, a bay filly by Lemon Drop Kid consigned by Boutte Sales, Agent, is out of Ever So Pretty, by Stormy Atlantic, a full sister to grade one stakes winner Stormello.
  • Hip No. 180, also consigned by Eddie Woods, is a bay colt by Fed Biz out of graded stakes winner French Satin, by French Deputy, and is a half brother to graded stakes winner Long Haul Bay.

Nine horses worked quarters in :21 1/5.

  • Hip No. 1, consigned by Silver Star, Agent, is a chestnut colt by Fast Anna out of Yankee Bright, by Elusive Quality, a half sister to graded stakes winner Dijeerr.
  • Hip No. 18, a gray or roan colt by Cross Traffic consigned by Southern Chase Farm, Inc. (Greg & Karen Dodd), Agent, is a half brother to stakes winning OBS graduate Killybegs Captain, recent winner of the Pelican Stakes at Tampa Bay Downs, out of Al Maha, by Holy Bull.
  • Hip No. 22, consigned by Wavertree Stables, Inc. (Ciaran Dunne), Agent, is a bay filly by Munnings out of stakes winner Amiable Grace, by Alphabet Soup, a half sister to stakes winner Miss Tizzy.
  • Hip No. 64, consigned by Hoby & Layna Kight, Agent, a bay colt by Tiznow out of Brush Hour, by Broad Brush, is a half brother to graded stakes winner Brushed by a Star.
  • Hip No. 68, a bay daughter of Carpe Diem consigned by Tom McCrocklin, Agent, is out of Cabaret Starlet, by Tale of the Cat, a half sister to grade one stakes winner and Canadian Horse of the Year Arravale.
  • Hip No. 86, consigned by Gene Recio, Agent, is a gray or roan colt by Uncle Mo out of stakes placed Charming She Is, by Johar, from the family of graded stakes winner Double Honor.
  • Hip No. 102, a bay colt by Into Mischief consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, is a half brother to stakes placed OBS graduate Orecchiette out of graded stakes placed Corderosa, by Aldebaran.
  • Hip No.159, consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, a dark bay or brown colt by Commissioner, is a half brother to graded stakes winner Fair Point out of Fair Rose, by Harlan’s Holiday.
  • Hip No. 185, a bay colt by Into Mischief consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, is out of Game Show, by Deputy Minister, a half sister to grade one stakes winner Pike Place Dancer.

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.

The Under Tack Show continues at 8:00 a.m. on Friday, March 8, with Hip No’s 193 – 384 scheduled to breeze.

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 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.

Jeltrin, A Thread of Blue score in Gulfstream graded stakes

OBS graduates posted a pair of graded stakes victories on Saturday at Gulfstream Park.

Leslie Martin photo

ADR Racing Stable LLC’s Jeltrin was ignored at odds of 51-1 in the $200,000 Davona Dale Stakes (G2), but the 3-year-old daughter of Tapizar stayed close early and then wore down the leaders with a relentless drive down the stretch and got up to win by a head in the final strides. Consigned by C & J Stable to the 2018 OBS April Sale, she went through the ring after turning in an Under tack eighth in :10 flat. It’s her first stakes score, and leaves her with a 6-2-1-1 record. Trained by Alexis Delgado, she has earned $158,588 to date. watch her under tack video

 

Leslie Martin photo

Leonard C. Green’s A Thread of Blue sat just off the early leaders in the $150,000 Palm Beach Stakes (G3), took command on the outside approaching the head of the stretch and held off a late charge by fellow OBS graduate Casa Creed (January ’17) to score by three quarters of a length. It’s the third straight win for the 3-year-old colt by Hard Spun, who breezed an Under Tack eighth in :10 1/5 before he was purchased for $430,000 out of the Niall Brennan Stables consignment at the 2018 OBS March Sale. Trained by Kiaran McLaughlin, he’s now 7-4-1-1 with earnings of $241,590.  watch his under tack video

Benoit photo

McShane Racing LLC’s Stubbins had no worries when Saturday’s $100,000 Pasadena Stakes at Santa Anita was moved to the main track, taking the lead at the start and never looking back en route to an eighth length victory over fellow OBS graduate Neptune’s Storm (April ’18). It’s the third straight win and first stakes victory for the 3-year-old colt by Morning Line, trained by Doug O’Neill, now 5-3-1-1 with $146,400 in earnings. He was purchased for $130,000 out of the Julie Davies consignment at the 2018 OBS March Sale after breezing an eighth in :10 flat at the Under Tack Show. watch his under tack video

C. N. Parravicino’s Celestial Storm led a 1-2-3 OBS sweep of the $119,500 Barbados Gold Cup on Saturday at Garrison Savannah, with Infrared (April ’15, August ’14) half a length back in second and Night Prowler (March ’14) checking in third. The winner, a 5-year-old mare by Get Stormy, was purchased for $14,000 out of the Randy Bradshaw consignment at the 2016 OBS June Sale after turning in an Under Tack quarter in :22 2/5. Now 20-9-4-4 for trainer Roger Parravicino, she has earned $66,875 to date. watch her under tack video

Kazumi Yoshida’s Fossamagna, an impressive winner in his December debut at Chukyo Racecourse in Japan, returned to action on Saturday at Nakayama and was an easy winner in a $123,000 Weight for Age allowance test. The 3-year-old son of War Front, fourth in a G3 race in his only other start, is two for three and has earned $177,965 for trainer Kazuo Fujisawa. He was purchased by Narvick International, Agent for Katsumi Yoshida, for $725,000 out of the Niall Brennan consignment at the 2018 OBS April Sale after an Under Tack quarter in :21 1/5. watch his under tack video   watch a video of the race

March grads Mucho Gusto, Gunmetal Gray one-two in Santa Anita’s Robert F. Lewis

Benoit photo

Michael Lund Petersen’s Mucho Gusto moved up outside the leader to take command of Santa Anita’s $150,000 Robert B. Lewis Stakes (G3) at Santa Anita turning for home and drew off down the stretch to score by 4-3/4 lengths over fellow OBS graduate Gunmetal Gray (March ’18), who rallied from last for the place. It’s the second graded stakes win for the 3-year-old colt by Mucho Macho Man, winner of Del Mar’s Bob Hope Stakes (G3) at two. Consigned to the 2018 OBS March Sale by Kirkwood Stables, Agent, he turned in an Under Tack eighth in :10 flat. Now 4-3-1-0 for trainer Bob Baffert, he has earned $234,000 to date. watch his under tack video

Mucho Gusto is the third OBS March graduate to win the Robert B. Lewis (G3), following Crown of Thorns in 2007 and Lombo last year. OBS April graduate I’ll Have Another took the 2011 renewal.

Lauren King photo

Leonard C. Green’s A Thread of Blue went right to the front at the start of Sunday’s $100,000 Dania Beach Stakes at Gulfstream Park and never looked back, coasting to victory by 3-1/2 lengths. It’s the second straight win and first stakes victory for the 3-year-old colt by Hard Spun, trained by Kiaran McLaughlin, now 6-3-1-1 with earnings of $151,380. He breezed an Under Tack eighth in :10 1/5 before he was purchased for $430,000 out of the Niall Brennan Stables consignment at the 2018 OBS March Sale. watch his under tack video

Misty Hollow Farm’s Drafted came out of the turn last of six in the $200,000 Al Shindagha Sprint Stakes (G3) on Thursday at Meydan Race Course, but swept past the leaders in deep stretch and eased away to a three-quarter length victory. It’s the first graded stakes win for the 5-year-old Florida-bred son of Field Commission, a two time OBS graduate. After going through the ring at the 2015 August Yearling Sale, he was sold for $35,000 at the 2016 March Sale by Kim Harrison (Top Speed Farm), Agent, after an Under Tack eighth in :10 1/5. Trained by Doug Watson, he’s now 11-5-1-0 and has earned $341,633 to date. watch his under tack video   watch a video of the race

On the same card at Meydan, Phoenix Ladies Syndicate’s unbeaten Golden Jaguar made it two for two, picking up his first stakes victory with a 2-1/2 length score in the $100,000 Meydan Classic Trial, running the 1,400 meters on the turf in a stakes record 1:24.29. The 3-year-old colt by Animal Kingdom, trained by Ahmad bin Harmash, has earned $80,423 to date. He turned in an Under Tack eighth in :10 1/5 before he was purchased for $60,000 out of the Niall Brennan Stables consignment at the 2018 OBS April Sale.  watch his under tack video  watch a video of the race

Goldencents colt fastest at OBS Racing Age Under Tack Show

Tibor & Judit photography

Hip No. 251, Golden Notion, a 3-year-old son of OBS graduate Goldencents consigned by Woodside Ranch, Agent, worked a half mile in :44 flat to post the fastest work at the distance at the Under Tack Show for the Horses of Racing Age section of the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2019 Winter Mixed Sale. The bay colt is out of stakes placed Angels Trace, by Bellamy Road.

Hip No. 194, Grand Royale, a 3-year-old gray or roan colt by Cairo Prince, turned in the day’s fastest three eighths, stopping the timer in :32 1/5. Consigned by James Layden, Agent, he’s out Helluva Hangover, by Grand Slam, from the family of grade one winner Hardest Core.

Hip No. 272, Takthroadlestravld, a 3-year-old colt by Telling consigned by RiceHorse Stable (Brandon & Ali Rice), worked the distance in :32 2/5. He’s out of Chelsie’s Way, by Medaglia d’Oro, a half sister to graded stakes placed Lucky Rag Doll.

Hip No. 229, V for Violence, also consigned by James Layden, Agent, turned in three eighths in :32 3/5. The dark bay or brown 3-year-old colt is by Violence out of graded stakes placed stakes winner Secret Kin, by Sea of Secrets.

A pair of horses worked three eighths in :32 4/5.

  • Hip No. 187, a 3-year-old chestnut colt by Fed Biz consigned by Craig L. Wheeler, Agent, out of Fine Candy, by Candy Ride (ARG), a half sister to stakes placed Curlish Figure.
  • Hip No. 282, Dixieincandyland, consigned by Wes Carter, Agent, is a dark bay or brown 3-year-old Candy Ride (ARG) filly out of Dixieinyankeeland, by Dixie Union, a daughter of graded stakes placed stakes winner Descapate.

Five horses worked three eighths in :33 flat.

  • Hip No 193, Lockets Rocket, consigned by Wes Carter, Agent, is a 3-year-old dark bay or brown filly by Flat Out out of stakes winner Golden Locket, by Storm Creek, and a half sister to stakes placed Malibu Glow.
  • Hip No. 198, Noble Commander, is a 3-year-old bay colt by Forestry out of Indian Carlie, by Indian Charlie consigned by Moonshadow Farm, Agent. He comes into the sale off a front running victory in the Woodchopper Stakes at Fair Grounds on December 29th and won the OBS Sophomore Stakes at Tampa Bay Downs last March, He has earned $143,843 to date.
  • Hip No. 207, Ambush to Zipzag, also consigned by Wes Carter, Agent, is a dark bay or brown 3-year-old colt by Verrazano out of Little Green Light, by Smarty Jones, a half sister to graded stakes winner Too Much Bling.
  • Hip No. 220 is G a Lemon, consigned by Craig L. Wheeler, Agent, a 3-year-old chestnut colt by Lemon Drop Kid out of Pieria, by Atticus, and a half brother to graded stakes placed stakes winner Kroy.
  • Hip No. 275, Indian Myth, consigned by Team Work Horseman Group, Agent, is a 4-year-old bay filly by To Honour and Serve out of Claudette’s Call, by Johannesburg, a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner Korea.

Under Tack results and videos are posted on the OBS website at obssales.com and can be viewed on kiosks in the lobby, Video Room and walking area.

Horses in the Racing Age section, Hip No.’s 187 – 303, will be offered immediately following the Preferred session on Tuesday, January 29th. The 117 horses in the Racing Age section include 35 older horses, 62 three-year-olds and 20 two-year-olds, cataloged as Hip No’s 187 – 286 in the regular catalog and Hip No’s 287 – 303 in the Supplemental catalog, available in printed form at the sales grounds.

A total of 525 horses are cataloged for the Preferred and Open sessions of the Sale, scheduled to begin Tuesday, January 29th with Hip Numbers 1 – 186 selling in the Consignor Preferred session, followed immediately by the Horses of Racing Age section. Hip Numbers 351 – 689 in the Open Session will be offered Wednesday, January 30th.

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OBS grads Shamrock Rose, Stormy Liberal win Eclipse Awards

OBS 2-year-old sale graduates Shamrock Rose and Stormy Liberal have won 2018 Eclipse Awards.

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Conrad Farms’ Shamrock Rose, voted 2018’s Champion Female Sprinter, ended her 3-year-old campaign with four straight stakes wins, the last a victory in the $1-million Breeders’ Cup Filly and Mare Sprint (G1). The newly turned 4-year-old daughter of First Dude was purchased for $120,000 out of the Best A Luck Farm LLC consignment at the 2017 OBS April Sale after breezing an Under Tack eighth in :10 flat. Trained by Mark Casse, she’s now 10-5-2-1 with $917,687 in earnings. She’s the second OBS graduate to win the Filly and Mare Sprint (G1) and Eclipse Award, following in the footsteps of April Sale graduate Musical Romance, who accomplished the feat in 2011. watch her under tack video

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Rockingham Ranch and David A. Bernsen LLC’s Stormy Liberal wrapped up his 2018 campaign with a successful defense of his title in the $1-million Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint (G1) and earned the Eclipse Award as 2018’s Champion Male Turf Horse.  It was the fourth straight stakes win for the now 7-year-old son of Stormy Atlantic, purchased for $100,000 out of the Wavertree Stables consignment at the 2014 OBS June Sale after turning in an Under Tack eighth in :10 2/5. Trained by Peter Miller, he has captured eight stakes races, compiled a 31-12-9-1 career record and earned $1,938,930 to date. watch his under tack video

OBS grads Shamrock Rose, Stormy Liberal win Eclipse Awards

OBS 2-year-old sale graduates Shamrock Rose and Stormy Liberal have won 2018 Eclipse Awards.

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Conrad Farms’ Shamrock Rose, voted 2018’s Champion Female Sprinter, ended her 3-year-old campaign with four straight stakes wins, the last a victory in the $1-million Breeders’ Cup Filly and Mare Sprint (G1). The newly turned 4-year-old daughter of First Dude was purchased for $120,000 out of the Best A Luck Farm LLC consignment at the 2017 OBS April Sale after breezing an Under Tack eighth in :10 flat. Trained by Mark Casse, she’s now 10-5-2-1 with $917,687 in earnings. She’s the second OBS graduate to win the Filly and Mare Sprint (G1) and Eclipse Award, following in the footsteps of April Sale graduate Musical Romance, who accomplished the feat in 2011. watch her under tack video

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Rockingham Ranch and David A. Bernsen LLC’s Stormy Liberal wrapped up his 2018 campaign with a successful defense of his title in the $1-million Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint (G1) and earned the Eclipse Award as 2018’s Champion Male Turf Horse.  It was the fourth straight stakes win for the now 7-year-old son of Stormy Atlantic, purchased for $100,000 out of the Wavertree Stables consignment at the 2014 OBS June Sale after turning in an Under Tack eighth in :10 2/5. Trained by Peter Miller, he has captured eight stakes races, compiled a 31-12-9-1 career record and earned $1,938,930 to date. watch his under tack video

Starship Jubilee leads 1-2-3 OBS sweep of Sunshine Millions Filly and Mare Turf

OBS graduates posted three stakes wins at Gulfstream Saturday on Sunshine Millions Day.

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Blue Heaven Farm’s Starship Jubilee successfully defended her title in the $150,000 Sunshine Millions Filly and Mare Turf Stakes, coming from off the pace to take charge in the stretch and draw off to a 4-1/2 length victory over fellow OBS graduate Bitacora (August ’15) with Mrs. Ramona G. (March ’17, August ’16) completing a 1-2-3 OBS sweep. It’s the fifth stakes win for the 6-year-old multiple graded stakes winning Florida-bred daughter of Indy Wind, now 26-12-2-2 with $652,018 in earnings for trainer Kevin Attard. The two-time OBS graduate was sold by The Acorn at the 2014 August Yearling Sale and then consigned by Halcyon Hammock Farm, Agent, to the 2015 April Sale where she breezed an eighth in :10 2/5 at the Under Tack Show.  watch her under tack video

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Steve Landers Racing LLC’s Big Changes rallied to roll past the leaders in the final furlong of the $150,000 Sunshine Millions Turf Stakes, easing away late to score by a length and a half. That’s five stakes wins for the 7-year-old Florida-bred gelding by Midshipman, a two-time OBS graduate, sold by Crowe’s Nest Farm at the 2013 Winter Mixed Sale and then purchased by Steve Landers for $170,000 out of the Pick View LLC consignment at the 2014 April Sale after turning in an Under Tack quarter in :20 4/5. Trained by Brad Cox, he’s now 24-10-7-1 and has earned $520,620 to date. watch his under tack video

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Midwest Thoroughbreds’ Quijote relaxed off a blistering pace in the $100,000 Sunshine Millions Sprint Stakes, but swung wide for the drive, ran past the leaders in the final sixteenth and drew off to win by 3-3/4 lengths, with fellow OBS graduate Sweetontheladies (April ’16) checking in third. Both the winner and third place finisher ran in the OBS Sprint Stakes in November. It’s the third stakes score for the 5-year-old Florida-bred son of Pomeroy, trained by Georgina Baxter, now 24-8-4-1 with $395,065 in earnings. Consigned by Kelli Mitchell, Agent, to the 2014 OBS August Selected Yearling Sale, he was purchased by Midwest for $25,000. Selected Sale conformation photo

Kallenberg Farms’ Forever Liesl scored her first stakes win in the $100,000 Ladies Handicap at Aqueduct on Saturday, trailing early but rallying to take command a furlong from home and drawing away late to win by 4-1/4 lengths. The 5-year-old Florida-bred graded stakes placed daughter of Mineshaft was consigned to the 2016 OBS June Sale by Tom McCrocklin, Agent, where she turned in an Under Tack quarter in :21 4/5. Trained by Michelle Nevin, she’s now 16-5-5-3 and has earned $289,564.  watch her under tack video

Ruis Racing LLC’s Midnight Pleasure was last in the early going of the $50,000 Forego Stakes on Friday at Turfway Park, but came flying on the outside down the stretch and was up in the final strides to score by a neck. It’s the first stakes win for the 5-year-old gelding by Midnight Lute, who worked an Under Tack eighth in :10 flat before he was sold by Randy Miles, Agent, for $310,000 to Ruis Racing at the 2016 April Sale. Trained by Mick Ruis, he’s now 21-5-2-6 and has earned $247,298 to date. watch his under tack video

Doctor Mounty takes Gulfstream’s Tropical Turf Stakes

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Larry Pratt and Dave Alden’s Doctor Mounty was last going in the early going of Saturday’s $100,000 Tropical Turf Stakes (G3) at Gulfstream, but swung out on the turn, closed on the outside down the stretch and ran past the leaders late to win by a length. It’s the second graded stakes win for the 5-year-old son of Street Sense, purchased for $170,000 out of the Niall Brennan Stables consignment at the 2015 OBS June Sale after breezing an Under Tack eighth in :10 3/5. Now 25-7-5-3 for trainer Shug McGaughey, he has earned $419,820 to date. watch his under tack video

Gunmetal Gray scores in Santa Anita’s Sham Stakes

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Hollendorfer LLC, Pearl Racing and West Point Thoroughbreds’ Gunmetal Gray trailed in the early going of Saturday’s $100,702 Sham Stakes (G3) at Santa Anita, but circled horses on the turn to reach contention and then ran past the field in the final furlong to score by a length. He’s the fourth OBS graduate to win the Sham Stakes. Goldencents (June ’12) won the 2013 renewal, followed by Calculator (April ’14) in 2015 and Collected (March ’15) a year later. It’s the first stakes win for the 3-year-old colt by Exchange Rate, second in Santa Anita’s American Pharoah (G1) in September. Now 5-2-1-0 with earnings of $217,200 for trainer Jerry Hollendorfer, he was purchased for $225,000 out of the Brick City Thoroughbreds consignment at the 2018 OBS March Sale after turning in an Under Tack eighth in :10 1/5.  watch his under tack video

OBS graduates posted a pair of stakes wins at Gulfstream Park on Saturday.

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LRE Racing LLC and JEH Racing Stable LLC’s Casa Creed stalked the pace in the $100,000 Kitten’s Joy Stakes, fought to take the lead in deep stretch then held off a late charge by fellow OBS graduate Henley’s Joy (April ’18) and beat him by a neck. It’s the first stakes victory for the 3-year-old colt by Jimmy Creed, purchased for $15,000 out of the Janie Roper consignment at the 2017 Winter Mixed Sale. Trained by Bill Mott, he’s now 5-2-0-0 and has earned $111,408 to date.

 

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e Five Racing Thoroughbreds and Stonestreet Stables LLC’s Seismic Jolt turned in an Under Tack quarter in :20 4/5 before he was sold for $800,000 by Ocala Stud at the 2018 April Sale. After breaking his maiden in December at Gulfstream, the 3-year-old colt by Kantharos stepped into Saturday’s $75,000 Limehouse Stakes, took command on the turn and cruised home from there to a 3-1/2 length victory. Now 4-2-1-0 for trainer David Fawkes, he has earned $90,170.  watch his under tack video

Karl Pergola’s Woman At the Well led all the way to win the $65,000 Bold Ego Handicap at Sunland Park on Sunday, racing wide on the turn and then drawing away down the stretch to score by 4-1/4 lengths. It’s the second stakes win for the 4-year-old Florida-bred daughter of Old Fashioned, trained by Martin Weston, now 9-5-1-1 with $143,290 in earnings. The two time OBS graduate went through the ring at the 2016 August Yearling Sale and then was purchased for $55,000 out of the Bobby Jones Equine consignment at the 2017 March Sale after an Under Tack eighth in :10 2/5. watch her under tack video

Coal Front captures Gulfstream’s Mr. Prospector Stakes

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Robert LaPenta and Head of Plains Partners LLC’s Coal Front gave his connections an early Christmas present on Saturday at Gulfstream, sitting just off the early pace in the $100,000 Mr. Prospector Stakes (G3), circling horses to take charge in the stretch and drawing away in a 3-3/4 length victory. It’s the third graded stakes win for the 4-year-old colt by Stay Thirsty, trained by Todd Pletcher, now 7-5-0-0 with $477,280 in earnings. He turned in an Under Tack quarter in :21 1/5 before he was purchased for $575,000 by Steven W. Young on behalf of Mr. LaPenta at the 2016 OBS April Sale. watch his under tack video

Naveed Chowhan’s America’s Tale took charge of Wednesday’s $72,750 Tiffany Lass Stakes at Fair Grounds at the start and never looked back, cruising to a five length victory over fellow OBS graduate Shenandoah Queen (March ’14, January ’13). That’s two straight stakes scores for the 3-year-old filly by Gio Ponti, consigned by Eisaman Equine to the 2017 OBS March Sale, where she went through the ring after breezing an Under Tack eighth in :10 2/5. Now 15-5-3-1 for trainer Bernard Flint, she has earned $269,823 to date. watch her under tack video

OBS grads score four on Saturday at Gulfstream

OBS graduates posted four stakes wins at Gulfstream Park on Saturday.

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Oscar Diaz’s Mishegas was much the best in the $77,500 Invitational Cup Stakes, taking over on the far turn and drawing off to a 10-1/4 length victory although well in hand in the final yards. The 5-year-old gelding by Include, a multiple graded stakes winner in Puerto Rico, is trained by Jose D. Velez and has compiled a 31-11-4-5 career record and earned $375,316. A two time OBS graduate, he was sold at the 2014 August Selected Yearling Sale before he was purchased for $30,000 out of the Top Line Sales consignment at the 2015 April Sale after an Under Tack eighth in :10 3/5. watch his under tack video   Selected Sale conformation photo

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Monarch Stables’ Bye Bye J tried stakes company for the first time in Saturday’s $75,000 House Party Stakes. She tracked the leader into the stretch, took over a furlong from home and eased away to a two length victory. The 2-year-old daughter of Uncaptured was sold for $21,000 by Perrone Sales, Ltd., Agent for McDowell Farm, at the 2017 OBS Winter Mixed Sale. Trained by Ron Spatz, she’s now 3-2-0-1 and has earned $73,105 to date.

 

 

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Bloom Racing Stable’s graded stakes placed Henley’s Joy relaxed off the pace in the early going of the $75,000 Pulpit Stakes, moved to the leaders at the top of the stretch, took command leaving the eighth pole and drew off to a 4-1/2 length victory. It’s the second stakes win for the 2-year-old colt by Kitten’s Joy, now 5-3-1-0 with $352,960 in earnings for trainer Mike Maker. He turned in an Under Tack eighth in :10 3/5 before he was purchased for $50,000 out of the Cary Frommer consignment at the 2018 April Sale.  watch his under tack video

 

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Pichi Investments LLC’s Zenden is two for two and a stakes winner after sitting just off the lead in the $75,000 Buffalo Man Stakes, taking over turning for home and winning by two lengths despite drifting wide down the stretch. A 2-year-old son of Fed Biz, he breezed a quarter in :20 3/5 before he was sold for $47,000 by Potrero Stables, Agent, at the 2018 OBS June Sale. Trained by Victor Barboza, Jr., he has earned $78,570. watch his under tack video

Patternrecognition wins Aqueduct’s Cigar Mile

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Klaravich Stables and William H. Lawrence’s Patternrecognition went straight to the front at the start of Aqueduct’s $784,125 Cigar Mile Handicap (G1) on Saturday and led all the way, cruising under the wire with a three quarter length victory. It’s the second straight graded stakes win for the 5-year-old Florida-bred son of Adios Charlie, trained by Chad Brown, now 11-5-5-0, with earnings of $812,325. He turned in an Under Tack quarter in :21 1/5 before he was purchased for $420,000 out of the Ocala Stud consignment at the 2015 OBS April Sale.  watch his under tack video

Goldmart Farms and Royal Laser Racing’s Kingsport successfully defended his title in Sunday’s $100,000 Sir Barton Stakes at Woodbine, rating off the lead in the early going, moving to the leaders on the turn, taking over a quarter mile from home and drawing off to win by 3-3/4 lengths. It’s the ninth stakes victory for the 6-year-old son of Milwaukee Brew, who also took the Sir Barton in 2015. Now 31-11-7-3 for trainer Sid Attard, he has earned $695,945 to date. He turned in an Under Tack eighth in :10 2/5 before he was purchased for $45,000 out of the RiceHorse Stables consignment at the 2014 OBS June Sale. watch his under tack video

Yorkiepoo Princess wins Aqueduct’s Autumn Days

Danny J. Chen’s Yorkiepoo Princess took charge of Sunday’s $125,750 Autumn Days Stakes at Aqueduct at the top of the stretch, and the 4-year-old graded stakes placed Florida-bred daughter of Kantharos romped home from there, drawing away to a 5-3/4 length victory. It’s her fourth stakes win, leaving her with a 19-6-1-2 record and $435,627 in earnings. A two time OBS graduate, she was sold by Summerfield (Francis & Barbara Vanlangendonck), Agent, at the 2015 August Sale before her purchase by Mr. Chen for $8,000 out of the Niall Brennan Stables consignment at the 2016 April Sale after an Under Tack eighth in :10 flat. watch her under tack video 

Beach Haven Thoroughbreds LLC’s Sassy Agnes posted her third straight stakes win in Friday’s $100,000 Key Cents Stakes at Aqueduct, taking the lead at the start and never looking back en route to victory by a length and a quarter. The 2-year-old daughter of Central Banker turned in an Under Tack eighth in :10 flat before she was sold for $105,000 by de Meric Sales, Agent, at the 2018 OBS March Sale. Now 5-3-1-0 for trainer Linda Rice, she has earned $168,102 to date. watch her under tack video

 

OBS grads warmed up for the holiday weekend with four stakes victories at Zia Park on Wednesday.

Peter Redekop B.C. Ltd.’s Alliford Bay circled horses on the turn to reach contention in the $100,000 Zia Park Distaff Stakes, caught front-running fellow OBS graduate Woman At the Well (March ’17, August ’16) coming to the eighth pole and eased away to beat her by three lengths. K P Wildcat (June ’15) rallied for third to complete the OBS trifecta. That’s five straight stakes scores and seven overall for the 4-year-old daughter of City Zip, who breezed an Under Tack eighth in :10 1/5 before she was purchased for $150,000 out of the Eisaman Equine consignment at the 2016 OBS April Sale. Trained by Blaine Wright, she’s now 13-8-1-1 and has earned $252,247.  watch her under tack video

The Redekop/Wright combination scored a second stakes win two races later when Anyportinastorm went wire to wire in the $100,000 Zia Park Sprint Stakes, cruising to a 3-3/4 length victory. It’s the first stakes win for the 4-year-old Florida-bred City Zip colt, now 9-4-1-3 with $133,225 in earnings. He was sold for $320,000 by de Meric Sales, Agent for Golden Legacy Stables, at the 2016 OBS April Sale after breezing an eighth in :9 4/5 at the Under Tack Show. watch his under tack video

The next race saw Brittlyn Stable, Inc.’s Forevamo battle his way down the stretch and held on gamely to win the $150,000 Zia Park Championship Stakes by a head. It’s the second stakes victory for the graded stakes placed 5-year-old Florida-bred son of Uncle Mo, trained by Steve Asmussen, now 23-3-8-3 with $504,955 in earnings. The half brother to champion OBS graduate Musical Romance was consigned by Ocala Stud to the 2015 OBS April Sale, where he worked an Under Tack quarter in :21 3/5 before he was sold for $320,000.  watch his under tack video

Earlier in the afternoon, Charles Garvey’s Oil Money jumped from a maiden win into the $75,000 Zia Park Juvenile Stakes and had no problems with the class raise, taking the lead a quarter mile from home and drawing off down the stretch to a 3-1/2 length victory. The 2-year-old Florida-bred colt by J P’s Gusto is a two-time OBS graduate, sold first by Journeyman Bloodstock at the 2017 October Yearling Sale before he was purchased for $28,000 out of the Victory Stable consignment at the 2018 June Sale after turning in an Under Tack eighth in :10 flat. Trained by Robertino Diodoro, he’s now 4-2-1-0 and has earned $58,088. watch his under tack video