OBS June Catalog now online

In the wake of 2020 June graduate Medina Spirit’s victory in the Kentucky Derby (G1), the catalog for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2021 June Sale of Two-Year-Olds and Horses of Racing Age is now available via the OBS website at obssales.com. Supplemental entries are being accepted until May 19th.

There are 858 two-year-olds and 15 older horses cataloged for the three-day sale, with all sessions beginning at 10:30 a.m. Hip No.’s 1 – 316 will sell on Wednesday, June 9th; Hip No.’s 317 – 632 will be offered on Thursday, June 10th and Hip No.’s 633 – 874 plus supplements will sell on Friday, June 11th.

The Under Tack Show will have five sessions, from Wednesday, June 2nd through Sunday, June 6th. The daily schedules will be announced after the close of Supplemental entries. All Under Tack sessions begin at 7:30 a.m.

The Under Tack Show and Sale will be streamed live via the OBS website as well as the DRF, TDN, BloodHorse and Past The Wire websites.

Online bidding will again be available. Bidders must register in advance. For more information, please go to the OBS website at: online bidding information. Walking videos and conformation photos may be available in addition to under tack videos for each horse.

Led by 2020 graduate Medina Spirit’s Kentucky Derby (G1) triumph, OBS June Sale graduates have been in the headlines often since the beginning of the year.

Zedan Racing Stables Inc.’s Medina Spirit became the fourth OBS graduate to win the Kentucky Derby (G1), gamely holding off a wall of horses and scoring by half a length. The 3-year-old Florida-bred colt by Protonico became the newest OBS millionaire with a 6-3-3-0 record for trainer Bob Baffert and earnings of $2,175,200. A two-time OBS graduate, he was sold as a yearling by Summerfield (Francis & Barbara Vanlangendonck), Agent, on behalf of breeder Gail Rice at the 2019 Winter Mixed Sale for $1,000. watch the auction ring video   catalog page

He was then purchased for $35,000 by Gary Young on behalf of Zedan Racing Stables out of the Whitman Sales consignment at the 2020 June Sale after turning in an Under Tack three eighths in :33 flat, the sale’s co-fastest at the distance.  watch the auction ring video   watch his under tack video   catalog page

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George Krikorian’s War Like Goddess made her debut last September at three, scored in her first two starts, and has posted graded stakes wins in her last two trips to the post. After a victory in Gulfstream’s Orchid Stakes (G3) in March, she returned to take Keeneland’s Bewitch Stakes (G3) on April 23rd. The 4-year-old daughter of English Channel, consigned to the 2019 OBS June Sale by Hemingway Racing and Training Stables, was sold for $30,000 after turning in an Under Tack eighth in :10 2/5. Now 5-4-0-0 for trainer Bill Mott, she has earned $246,184 to date. watch her under tack video

 

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Gary Barber, Tom Kagele and Madaket Stables LLC’s C Z Rocket scored his fifth stakes victory in Oaklawn’s Count Fleet Sprint Handicap (G3) in his most recent start, getting the best of Sprint champion Whitmore for the second straight time. The 7-year-old Florida-bred son of City Zip is now 25-11-2-2 for trainer Peter Miller and has earned $1,311,641. He turned in an Under Tack eighth in :10 1/5 before he was purchased out of the Stephens Thoroughbred consignment at the 2016 OBS June Sale for a then sale record $800,000.  watch his under tack video

 

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Peter Redekop B. C. Ltd.‘s  Anothertwistafate, also trained by Peter Miller, scored his second graded stakes win in Santa Anita’s San Gabriel Stakes (G2) in his first start at five. The son of Scat Daddy, now 11-5-2-0, has earned $490,505 to date. At the 2018 OBS June Sale, he was purchased for $360,000 out of the Wavertree Stables consignment after breezing an eighth in :10 1/5 at the Under Tack Show. watch his under tack video

 

 

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LLP Performance Horse, LLC’s ill-fated Zenden’s first graded stakes win was his last, the 5-year-old son of Fed Biz sustaining a catastrophic injury after a stakes record victory in the $1,500,000 Golden Shaheen Stakes (G1) at Meydan. Trained by Carlos A. David, he compiled a 15-6-3-0 career record and earned a total of $1,131,760. At the 2018 OBS June Sale, he turned in an Under Tack quarter in :20 3/5 before he was sold for $47,000 by Potrero Stables, Agent. watch his under tack video

The catalog can be viewed via the OBS website at obssales.com. The website’s searchable and sortable master index provides links to under tack videos, pedigree and consignor information as well as pedigree updates occurring since the catalog was printed. It has also been updated to allow shortlist creation. A link to instructions can be found in the index header and a step by step tutorial is available in the index as well.

The iPad version of the entire catalog is available via the equineline Sales Catalog app. The app allows users to download and view the catalog, record notes and also provides innovative search, sort and rating capability. For information and downloads visit: equineline.com/SalesCatalogApp/.

Sales results will be available on the OBS website, updated frequently during each session of the 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 June Sale or OBS website, please call (352) 237-2154.

 

 

Medina Spirit wins Kentucky Derby

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Medina Spirit became the fourth Kentucky Derby (G1) winning OBS graduate, with Colonel Liam and Du Jour adding graded stakes victories on Saturday at Churchill Downs.

Zedan Racing Stables Inc.’s Medina Spirit took the lead at the start of the $3-million Kentucky Derby (G1) and refused to give it up, gamely holding off a stretch-long challenge and scoring by half a length. The 3-year-old Florida-bred colt by Protonico finished second in the Santa Anita Derby (G1) in his last start after winning the Santa Anita’s Robert B. Lewis Stakes (G3) earlier in the year. Medina Spirit  became the newest OBS millionaire with a 6-3-3-0 record for trainer Bob Baffert and earnings of $2,175,200. A two-time OBS graduate, he was sold as a yearling by Summerfield (Francis & Barbara Vanlangendonck), Agent, on behalf of breeder Gail Rice at the 2019 Winter Mixed Sale for $1,000. watch the auction ring video   catalog page

He was then purchased for $35,000 by Gary Young on behalf of Zedan Racing Stables out of the Whitman Sales consignment at the 2020 June Sale after turning in an Under Tack three eighths in :33 flat.  watch the auction ring video   watch his under tack video   catalog page

Medina Spirit joins Lil E Tee (1992), Silver Charm (1997) and I’ll Have Another (2012) in the OBS Kentucky Derby (G1) club.

Robert E. and Lawana L. Low’s Colonel Liam sat just off the pace in the $1-million Old Forester Bourbon Turf Classic Stakes (G1), battled to the front down the stretch and finished in a dead heat for the victory. It’s the third straight graded stakes win for the newly minted OBS millionaire, now 8-6-0-1 with earnings of $1,264,565 for trainer Todd Pletcher. At the 2019 OBS April Sale, he turned in an Under Tack quarter in :20 4/5 before he was purchased for $1,200,000 out of the Wavertree Stables consignment. watch his under tack video

Natalie J. Baffert and Debbie Lanni’s Du Jour came out for the drive to go after the leaders in the American Turf Stakes (G2), fought to the lead a sixteenth from home and was best by a length and a half at the wire. It’s the first stakes win for the 3-year-old colt by Temple City, purchased for $280,000 out of the Off the Hook LLC consignment at the 2020 OBS Spring Sale by Donato Lanni, Agent, after turning in an Under Tack eighth in :10 1/5. Now 5-3-1-1 for trainer Bob Baffert, he has earned $375,220 to date.  Spring Sale walking video   watch his under tack video

Madone scores in Santa Anita’s Senorita Stakes

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Kaleem Shah, Inc.’s Madone got her 3-year-old campaign off to a good start in the $102,500 Senorita Stakes (G3) on Sunday at Santa Anita. Despite stumbling at the start, the daughter of Vancouver (AUS) stalked the early leaders, came out for the drive, made the lead at the sixteenth pole and was clear by a length at the wire. Now 5-4-0-0 with three stakes wins for trainer Simon Callaghan, she has earned $211,300 to date. At the 2020 OBS March Sale, she was sold to K S I, Ben McElroy, Agent, for $125,000 by Kirkwood Stables, Agent, after breezing an Under Tack eighth in :10 1/5. watch her under tack video

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Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners, Joseph F. Graffeo, Eric Nikolaus Del Toro and Troy Johnson’s Con Lima pressed the pace in the early going of Saturday’s $75,000 Honey Ryder Stakes at Gulfstream, took command a furlong from home and drew off to win by four lengths over fellow OBS graduate Karakatsie (April ’20). It’s the third stakes victory for the 3-year-old filly by Commissioner, consigned by Niall Brennan Stables to the 2020 OBS March Sale, where she went through the ring after breezing an Under Tack eighth in :10 2/5. Trained by Todd Pletcher, she’s now 10-5-4-0 and has earned $269,865.  watch her under tack video

Steven Dwoskin’s Choose Joy scored her first stakes victory at Gulfstream on Sunday in the $60,000 Golden Beach Handicap, trailing early, circling horses into the stretch and drawing clear late to win by a length and a quarter. Fellow OBS graduate Miss Auramet (April ’18, October ’17) set the pace and settled for third. The 4-year-old filly by Munnings, trained by her owner, is now 9-4-1-0 and has earned $119,945. Consigned to the 2019 OBS June Sale by S G V Thoroughbreds LLC (Steven Venosa), Agent, she was purchased by Mr. Dwoskin for $35,000 after breezing an Under Tack eighth in :10 1/5.  watch her under tack video

Into Mystic, Change of Control one-two in Churchill’s Unbridled Sidney Stakes

George Chris Coleman and Brad King’s Into Mystic found room on the rail turning for home and took charge of Thursday’s $150,000 Unbridled Sidney Stakes at Churchill Downs, then held off a late run by fellow OBS graduate Change of Control (October ’17) and scored by three quarters of a length. It’s the third stakes win for the 5-year-old graded stakes placed daughter of Into Mischief, second to Change of Control two weeks ago in Keeneland’s Giant’s Causeway Stakes. Now 19-6-5-3 with $448,623 in earnings for trainer Brendan Walsh, she was purchased for $650,000 out of the Paul Sharp consignment at the 2018 OBS Spring Sale after turning in an Under Tack eighth in :9 4/5.  watch her under tack video

Four OBS grads in the Kentucky Derby; One in the Oaks

Four OBS graduates will go to the post in Saturday’s Kentucky Derby (G1) and a single filly will start in Friday’s Kentucky Oaks (G1)

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Zedan Racing Stables Inc.’s Medina Spirit, trainer Bob Baffert’s only 2021 Derby entrant, will break from post eight and be ridden by John Velazquez. The Florida-bred son of Protonico has finished first or second in all five trips to the post, earning $315,200 to date. He won Santa Anita’s Robert B. Lewis (G3) in January and comes into the race off second place efforts in the San Felipe (G2) in March and Santa Anita Derby (G1) in April. A two-time OBS graduate, he was sold by Summerfield at the 2019 Winter Mixed Sale, then purchased at the 2020 June Sale for $35,000 by Gary Young on behalf of Zedan Racing Stables out of the Whitman Sales consignment after turning in an Under Tack three eighths in :33 flat. watch his under tack video

M Racing Group, LLC’s Like the King and WinStar Farm LLC and CHC Inc.’s Sainthood come into the race straight from their respective one-two finish in Turfway Park’s Jeff Ruby Steaks (G3).

Like The King, a 3-year-old colt by Palace Malice, has been on the board in all six starts and prepped for his Jeff Ruby victory with a second place effort in Turfway’s John Battaglia Memorial Stakes. Trained by Wesley Ward, he’ll break from post two and be ridden by Drayden Van Dyke.  Consigned by The Acorn LLC, Agent, to the 2019 Selected Yearling Sale, he was purchased for $170,000 and is 6-3-2-1 with earnings of $200,680. Selected Sale walking video

The lightly raced Sainthood, by Mshawish, broke his maiden in his second start and was a good second to Like The King in the Jeff Ruby (G3) in his only other race. Trained by Todd Pletcher, he’ll be ridden by Corey Lanerie and start from post five. Now 3-1-2-0, he has earned $91,900 to date. At the 2019 Selected Yearling Sale, he was purchased for $62,000 out of the Select Sales consignment. Selected Sale walking video

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Mark Schwartz’s Brooklyn Strong will start from post three for trainer Daniel Velazquez and has a new rider in Umberto Rispoli. The gelded son of Wicked Strong brings a 5-3-0-1 career record and $225,000 in earnings into the race. Fifth in Aqueduct’s Wood Memorial (G2) in his only start at three, he won three of four starts at two capped by a victory in the Remsen Stakes (G2) in December. The two-time OBS graduate went through the ring at the 2019 October Yearling Sale, consigned by Stuart Morris, Agent, then purchased for $5,000 out of the Coastal Equine consignment at the 2020 Spring Sale after breezing an eighth in :10 2/5 at the Under Tack Show. watch his under tack video     Spring Sale walking video

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John C. Minchello’s Competitive Speed comes into Friday’s Kentucky Oaks (G1) with a 7-3-0-2 record and $116,695 in earnings. The 3-year-old daughter of Competitive Edge captured Gulfstream’s Glitter Woman Stakes in January and then posted consecutive third place finishes in Gulfstream’s Davona Dale Stakes (G3) and the Gulfstream Park Oaks (G2). She’ll break from post 13 under Chris Landeros for trainer Javier Gonzalez. At the 2020 OBS June Sale, she breezed an Under Tack eighth in :11 flat and was purchased for $5,000 out of the Niall Brennan Stables consignment.  watch her under tack video

 

2021 June Two-Year-Olds & Horses of Racing Age

Catalog       Supplements accepted through May 19       

Hip No.  1 – 316
Wednesday June 9, 2021
10:30 a.m.
Hip No.  317 – 632
Thursday June 10, 2021

10:30 a.m
Hip No.  633 – 874
Friday June 11, 2021
10:30 a.m.
Sortable Master Index  Index In Excel Format
Hip No 1 – 874 w/indexes Hip No. 1 – 874 wo/indexes
Past Performances  Equineline Sales Catalog iPad App
Barn Chart Barn Index
 Sale Outs

 Under Tack Show       

Under Tack Times and Video Times In Excel Format
Wednesday June 2  Thursday June
Friday June 4  Saturday June
Sunday June 6   Continuous Under Tack Session Video

Sales Results

Sortable Results Index Results in excel format
Wed. June 9 (1 – 316) Thurs. June 10 (317 – 632)
Fri. June 11  (633 – 859) Fri. June 11  (860 – 874) Racing Age
Top 20 Horses

Sale Information

2021 Two Year Old Brochure  2021 OBS Two Year Old Video 
Conditions of Sale Consignor Letter
Repository Information  
Walking Video and Photo Guidelines and Graphic links 

War Like Goddess wins Keeneland’s Bewitch Stakes

George Krikorian’s lightly raced War Like Goddess got the weekend off to a good start at Keeneland on Friday in the $150,000 Bewitch Stakes (G3). Far back early, she swung out for the drive, blew past the field to take command a furlong from home, then drew off late to win by 3-3/4 lengths. It’s the second straight graded stakes victory for the 4-year-old daughter of English Channel, trained by Bill Mott, now 5-4-0-0 with earnings of $246,184. Consigned to the 2019 OBS June Sale by Hemingway Racing and Training Stables, she was sold for $30,000 after turning in an Under Tack eighth in :10 2/5. watch her under tack video

West Point Thoroughbreds and Marvin Delfiner’s Jaxon Traveler got back on the winning track at Oaklawn Park on Saturday in the $200,000 Bachelor Stakes, leading from gate to wire and scoring by 2-3/4 lengths. That’s two stakes wins for 3-year-old colt by Munnings, At the 2020 OBS Spring Sale, he was sold for $140,000 to L.E.B., Agent for West Point Thoroughbreds, Inc. by Grassroots Training & Sales LLC after turning in an Under Tack eighth in :10 flat. Now 5-4-1-0 for trainer Steve Asmussen, he has earned $270,762. watch his under tack video   Spring Sale walking video

Flanagan Racing’s The Reds was awarded victory via disqualification in Pimlico’s $125,000 Federico Tesio Stakes on Saturday after being bothered in the stretch and finishing second by a head. It’s the first stakes win for the 3-year-old son of Tonalist, purchased for $130,000 by John C. Kimmel, Agent for Sean Flanagan, out of the Wavertree Stables consignment at the 2020 OBS Spring Sale after an Under Tack quarter in :21 1/5. Trained by John Kimmel, he’s now 7-2-0-1 and has earned $147,980. watch his under tack video   Spring Sale walking video

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LRE Racing LLC and JEH Racing LLC’s Casa Creed circled horses on the turn to reach contention in Saturday’s $100,000 Elusive Quality Stakes at Belmont, rallied on the outside down the stretch and was up in the final strides to score by a head. It’s the third stakes win for the 5-year-old son of Jimmy Creed, now 19-4-3-3 with $535,408 in earnings for trainer Bill Mott. He was purchased for $15,000 out of the Janie Roper consignment at the 2017 OBS Winter Mixed Sale.

 

 

Peter Redekop B. C. Ltd.’s Anyportinastorm sat just off the leaders in the early going of Saturday’s $75,000 Lost in the Fog Stakes at Golden Gate, reached the front passing the eighth pole then drew off late to a 3-1/2 length victory. It’s the second stakes score for the 5-year-old Florida-bred son of City Zip, trained by Peter Miller, now 20-9-2-5 with $360,925 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 Under Tack eighth in :9 4/5. watch his under tack video

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Shea D. Boy’s Stable’s Bank On Shea took the lead at start of Friday’s $100,000 Affirmed Success Stakes at Belmont Park and never looked back en route to a one length victory. That’s two stakes wins for the 4-year-old colt by Central Banker colt, now 6-4-1-1 with $450,000 in earnings for trainer J. Tyler Servis. He turned in an Under Tack eighth in :10 flat before he was purchased for $110,000 out of the Niall Brennan Stables consignment at the 2019 April Sale. watch his under tack video

 

 

Mark Norman and Norman Stables LLC’s Shes Our Fastest picked up her sixth stakes victory in the $75,000 Bluebonnet Stakes at Lone Star Park on Thursday. The 6-year-old daughter of Oratory, pressed the pace early, took charge turning for home and bounded away late to score by eighth lengths. Trained by Scott Gelner, she’s now 33-9-7-7 and has earned $414,177 to date. At the 2017 OBS June Sale, she breezed an Under Tack quarter in :21 flat before she was purchased for $50,000 out of the Stephens Thoroughbreds consignment. watch her under tack video

Into Mischief colt tops final session of record Spring Sale

Hip No. 1039, a son of Into Mischief consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, went to Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners & Whitehorse Stables for $875,000 to top the fourth and final session of the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2021 Spring Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training. The bay colt, who breezed an eighth in :10 flat at Saturday’s Under Tack session, is a full brother to graded stakes placed stakes winning OBS graduate Into Mystic, is out of Loveofalifetime, by Medaglia d’Oro, a half sister to graded stakes winner Savorthetime.

  • Donato Lanni, Agent for Frank Fletcher Racing Operations, went to $750,000 for Hip No. 1099, a daughter of Into Mischief consigned by Randy Miles, Agent. The bay filly, whose eighth on Saturday was the session’s co-fastest at the distance, is out of Meta Mu, by Street Sense, a full sister to stakes placed Tikhvin Flew, from the family of graded stakes winner Fantastic Fellow.
  • Hip No. 1135, a son of Connect consigned by Scanlon Training & Sales, Agent, whose quarter in :20 3/5 was the fastest work at the distance at Saturday’s Under Tack session, was sold to Stonestreet Stables LLC for $685,000. The dark bay or brown colt is out of Miss Ten, by Rock Hard Ten, a daughter of stakes winner Unbridled Danz, from the family of grade one stakes winner Manistique.
  • Breeze Easy LLC, Tom McGreevy, Agent, paid $640,000 for Hip No. 1177, a daughter of Connect consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent. The bay filly, who breezed an eighth on Saturday in :10 2/5, is a half sister to stakes placed Thanks Mr. Eidson out of Nest Egg, by Eskendereya, a half sister to graded stakes winner Final Round.
  • Hip No. 1209, a son of Frankel (GB) consigned by Wavertree Stables, Inc. (Ciaran Dunne), Agent, went to Hubert Guy Bloodstock for $535,000. The Irish-bred chestnut colt, who breezed an eighth on Saturday in :10 flat, is out of Onshore (GB), by Sea The Stars, a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner Jet Away.
  • Hip No. 931, a son of Classic Empire consigned by L. G., Agent, was sold to Canary Bloodstock for $450,000. The dark bay or brown colt, who worked an eighth in :10 1/5 on Friday, is a half brother to stakes winner Kenda out of stakes winner Indian Legend, by Cherokee Run, a half sister to graded stakes winner Cherokee Queen.
  • Hip No. 1062, a son of Twirling Candy consigned by S G V Thoroughbreds LLC (Steven Venosa), Agent, was purchased by Red Baron’s Barn & Rancho Temescal LLC for $450,000. The bay colt, who breezed an eighth in :10 flat on Saturday, is out of Malibu Drive, by Malibu Moon, a half sister to stakes winner Fast Scene.
  • Joseph Migliore, Agent, went to $425,000 for Hip No. 1033, a daughter of Frosted who breezed an eighth in :10 1/5 at Saturday’s Under Tack session. The bay filly, consigned by Scanlon Training & Sales, Agent for Excel Bloodstock (Bruno DeBerdt), is a half sister to stakes winner Bibby out of stakes winner Love Cove, by Not For Love.
  • Hip No. 1118, a daughter of Frosted consigned by Harris Training Center LLC, Agent, was sold to Joe Hardoon, Agent, for $425,000. The gray or roan filly, whose eighth in :9 4/5 on Saturday was the session’s co-fastest, is out of Miss Emilia, by War Front, a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner War Officer.
  • John P. Fort paid $375,000 for Hip No. 1115, a son of Kobe’s Back consigned by Mayberry Farm, Agent. The gray or roan colt, whose eighth in :9 4/5 on Saturday was the day’s co-fastest, is a half brother to stakes placed Deep Red out of Miss Charades, by Mizzen Mast, a daughter of graded stakes winner Silver Charades.
  • Hip No. 996, a son of Valiant Minister consigned by S G V Thoroughbreds LLC (Steven Venosa) Agent, went to Vekuma Holdings, LLC for $350,000. The gray or roan colt, whose quarter in :20 3/5 was co-fastest at the distance at Friday’s Under Tack session, is out of La Nonna, by Unbridled’s Song, from the family of champion Apelia.
  • Hip No. 949, a daughter of Astern (AUS) consigned by Shooting Star Sales LLC, went to Larry Zapp, Agent for Mike Mellen, for $340,000. The dark bay or brown filly, who breezed an Under Tack eighth in :10 flat on Friday, is out of Ivory Pearl, by Pulpit, a daughter of grade one stakes winner Mea Domina.
  • Hip No. 969, a daughter of Bernardini consigned by Gene Recio, Agent, was sold for $310,000 to Double Down Stable. The dark bay or brown filly, who worked an eighth in :10 2/5 on Friday, is out of Katama, by Medaglia d’Oro, a half sister to stakes winner Samara, from the family of graded stakes winner Bernstein.
  • Holly & David Wilson paid $300,000 for Hip No. 955, a son of Practical Joke consigned by Julie Davies, Agent. The chestnut colt, whose eighth in :9 4/5 on Friday was the session’s co-fastest, is out of graded stakes winner Jenny’s So Great, by Greatness, from the family of grade one stakes winner Supah Gem.
  • CaSal Stables LLC went to $300,000 for Hip No. 1025, Symposiarch, a son of Kantharos consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent. The chestnut colt, who turned in a quarter in :20 4/5 on Saturday, is a half brother to stakes placed Barbary Hall out of Livia B Quick, by Crafty Prospector, from the family of grade one stakes winning OBS graduate Chaposa Springs.
  • Hip No. 1091, a daughter of Twirling Candy consigned by Tom McCrocklin, Agent, went to Victoria A. McGowan for $300,000. The bay filly, a half sister to stakes winner Medolina out of stakes placed Melody Maiden, by Saint Ballado, breezed a quarter in :21 flat on Saturday.

For the day, 167 horses brought a total of $19,056,000 compared with 159 selling for a total of $17,364,000 last year. The average price was $114,108, compared to $109,211 in 2020, while the median price was $65,000 compared to $50,000 a year ago. The buyback percentage was 14.4%; it was 16.7% in 2020.

For the entire sale, 723 horses sold for a Spring Sale record total of $73,907,900 compared with 634 horses bringing $57,715,000 in 2020. The average price was $102,224, compared with $91,033 a year ago. The median was $50,000, identical to last year’s $50,000. The buyback percentage was 13.2%; it was 18.5% last year.

The overall sale topper was Hip No. 381, a son of Quality Road consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, sold to Speedway Stables, LLC, for $1,500,000 to top the Wednesday session. The bay colt, who breezed an eighth in :10 flat at Tuesday’s Under Tack session, is a half brother to stakes placed Coffee Crush out of graded stakes winner Wasted Tears, by Najran.

The sale’s top priced filly was Hip No. 463, a daughter of Arrogate consigned by Mayberry Farm, Agent, and purchased by Katsumi Yoshida for $1,000,000. The gray or roan filly, whose eighth in :10 flat was co-fastest at the distance at Wednesday’s Under Tack session, is out of graded stakes winner Amen Hallelujah by Montbrook, a daughter of stakes winner Sara’s Success.

Next on the OBS agenda is the June Sale of Two-Year-Olds and Horses of Racing Age set for June 9 – 11. The Under Tack Show is scheduled for June 1 – 6.

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 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.

Curlin filly tops Spring Sale’s third session

Judit Seipert filly

Hip No. 830, a daughter of Curlin consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, went to Bradley Thoroughbreds LLC for $670,000 to top the third session of the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2021 Spring Sale of Two Year Olds in Training. The bay filly, who breezed an eighth in :10 1/5 at Friday’s Under Tack session, is out of graded stakes winner Funny Proposition, by Medaglia d’Oro, a daughter of stakes winner Humorous Miss.

  • Hip No. 644, a son of Flatter also consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, was sold to Lauren Carlisle, Agent & Myracehorse.com for $625,000. The chestnut colt, who breezed an eighth at Thursday’s Under Tack session in :10 1/5, is a full brother to stakes winner Search Results, recent winner of Aqueduct’s Gazelle Stakes (G3), out of graded stakes placed Co Cola, by Candy Ride (ARG), from the family of millionaire grade one stakes winning OBS graduate Mind Your Biscuits.
  • Hip No. 786, a son of Pioneerof the Nile consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, was sold to Gayle Van Leer, Agent, for $575,000. The dark bay or brown colt, whose quarter in :20 4/5 into a stiff headwind was the fastest work at the distance at Thursday’s Under Tack session, is out of Fancy Day (IRE), by Shamardal, a daughter of graded stakes winner Tizdubai, a full sister to champion Tiznow.
  • Hip No. 744, a son of Curlin consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, went to Mike Ryan, Agent, for $425,000. The dark bay or brown colt, who worked an eighth in :10 2/5 on Thursday, is a half brother to Breeders’ Cup Sprint (G1) winner Drefong out of Eltimaas, by Ghostzapper, a half sister to Breeders’ Cup Juvenile (G1) winner Action This Day.
  • John Ballantyne / N B S Stable paid $375,000 for Hip No. 782, a daughter of Lord Nelson consigned by Randy Miles, Agent. The chestnut filly, who worked an Under Tack eighth in :10 flat on Thursday, is out of stakes placed Fairy Star (AUS), by More Than Ready, a half sister to grade one stakes placed Lizard Island.
  • Hip No. 905, a daughter of Street Boss consigned by Mayberry Farm, Agent, was purchased by Martin Anthony for $360,000. The dark bay or brown filly, who worked an eighth in :10 flat on Friday, is out of Hinder, by Stroll, a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner Fashion Faux Pas.
  • Kaleem Shah, Inc. went to $310,000 for Hip No. 902, a son of Klimt consigned by Eisaman Equine, Agent. The chestnut colt, who breezed an eighth in :10 flat on Friday, is out of Hey Little Sister, by Jump Start, a half sister to stakes winner Smoke It Right.
  • Hip No. 684, a son of Overanalyze consigned by Dynasty Thoroughbreds, was sold to Mike Ryan, Agent, for $300,000. The chestnut colt, who breezed an eighth in :10 flat on Thursday, is out of Curlamorous, by Curlin, a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner Da Stoops.
  • Hip No. 909, a son of Nyquist consigned by Paul Sharp, Agent, was purchased by D. J. Stable LLC for $300,000. The bay colt, who turned in an Under Tack eighth in :10 flat on Friday, is out of graded stakes placed Honey Chile, by Invisible Ink, a full sister to stakes winner Prince of Time.
  • GMP Stables LLC / Anthony Melfi went to $285,000 for Hip No. 747, a son of Shackleford consigned by Omar Ramirez Bloodstock, Agent. The chestnut colt, who breezed an eighth on Thursday in :10 flat, is a full brother to stakes placed Madrugador out of Elusive Tara, by Elusive Quality, a daughter of graded stakes placed stakes winner Lenatareese.

For the day, 155 horses brought a total of $14,491,000, compared with 163 selling for a total of $11,151,000 at last year’s third session. The average price was $93,490, up 36.6% compared to $68,411 in 2020 while the median price was $50,000, compared with $40,000 a year ago. The buyback percentage was 18.8%; it was 18.5% last year.

The Spring Sale concludes Friday at 10:30 a.m. Hip No.’s 913 – 1217 will be offered for sale.

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 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.

Quality Road colt tops Spring Sale’s second session

Judit Seipert photo

Hip No. 381, a son of Quality Road consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, went to Speedway Stables, LLC, for $1,500,000 to top the second session of the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2021 Spring Sale of Two Year Olds in Training. The bay colt, who breezed an eighth in :10 flat at Tuesday’s Under Tack session, is a half brother to stakes placed Coffee Crush out of graded stakes winner Wasted Tears, by Najran.

  • Hip No. 463, a daughter of Arrogate consigned by Mayberry Farm, Agent, was sold to Katsumi Yoshida for $1,000,000. The gray or roan filly, whose eighth in :10 flat was co-fastest at the distance at Wednesday’s Under Tack session, is out of graded stakes winner Amen Hallelujah by Montbrook, a daughter of stakes winner Sara’s Success.
  • Mike Talla, West Point Thoroughbreds, L.E.B., Agent, paid $750,000 for Hip No. 490, a son of Arrogate consigned by Wavertree Stables, Inc. (Ciaran Dunne), Agent. The gray or roan colt, who breezed an eighth in a co-fastest :10 flat on Wednesday, is a half brother to millionaire grade one stakes winner Heart to Heart out of Ask the Question, by Silver Deputy.
  • Hip No. 605, a son of Union Rags consigned by Top Line Sales LLC, Agent, went to Repole Stable, Inc. for $750,000. The dark bay or brown colt, who worked a quarter on Wednesday in :20 4/5, is a half brother to stakes placed Champagne Humor out of Champagne Ice, by Roman Ruler, a full sister to grade one stakes winner Ruler On Ice.
  • Hip No. 594, a daughter of Curlin consigned by Wavertree Stables, Inc. (Ciaran Dunne), Agent, was sold to Norman W. Casse for $600,000. The chestnut filly, who worked a co-fastest eighth in :10 flat on Wednesday, is a half sister to stakes winner Checkered Past out of Catch the Flag, by A.P. Indy, a daughter of champion Catch the Ring.
  • Hip No. 512, a daughter of Maclean’s Music consigned by Paul Sharp, Agent, was purchased for $575,000 by Red Baron’s Barn & Rancho Temescal. The chestnut filly, whose eighth in :10 flat was Wednesday’s co-fastest, is out of Beautified, by Congrats, a daughter of graded stakes winner Makeup Artist.
  • Hip No. 365, a daughter of Into Mischief consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, was sold to Mike Ryan, Agent, for $500,000. The bay filly, who breezed an eighth in :10 flat on Tuesday, is out of Versailles Song, by Unbridled’s Song, a daughter of grade one stakes winner Versailles Treaty.
  • Donato Lanni, Agent for Frank Fletcher Racing, paid $490,000 for Hip No. 530, a son of Runhappy consigned by Wavertree Stables, Inc. (Ciaran Dunne), Agent. The dark bay or brown colt, a half brother to graded stakes placed Hardworkcleanlivin out of Bible Belt, by Pulpit, breezed an eighth in a co-fastest :10 flat on Wednesday.
  • Hip No. 394, a daughter of Upstart consigned by Tom McCrocklin, Agent, was purchased by Spendthrift Farm LLC / Myracehorse.com for $450,000. The dark bay or brown filly, who turned in an Under Tack quarter in :20 4/5 last Tuesday, is out of Who’sbeeninmybed, by The Daddy, a half sister to graded stakes winner Mr. Bowling.
  • Hip No. 576, a daughter of Cupid consigned by Q Bar J Thoroughbreds, whose quarter in :20 2/5 was the fastest work at the distance at Wednesday’s Under Tack session, went to Ben McElroy, Agent for M. V. Magnier for $440,000. The bay filly is out of Callipepla, by Yes It’s True, from the family of graded stakes winner Annie Cake.
  • Hip No. 317, a daughter of Classic Empire consigned by Golden Rock Thoroughbreds, went to Donato Lanni, Agent, for $410,000. The chestnut filly, whose quarter on Tuesday in :20 2/5 was the day’s fastest at the distance, is out of Tigress Tale, by Tale of the Cat, a half sister to graded stakes winner Stays in Vegas.
  • Hip No. 429, a son of Maclean’s Music consigned by Woodford Thoroughbreds, Agent, was sold to Myracehorse.com & Saratoga Seven for $400,000. The bay colt, who worked a quarter in :20 4/5 on Wednesday, is out of You Make Luvin Fun, by A. P. Indy, a half sister to graded stakes winner Classic Elegance.
  • First Row Partners, BSW/Crow, Agent, went to $365,000 for Hip No. 392, a daughter of Candy Ride (ARG) consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent. The chestnut filly, who worked an eighth in :10 flat on Tuesday, is out of White Sangria, by Giant’s Causeway, a daughter of stakes winner Comancina.
  • Hip No. 521, a daughter of Empire Maker consigned by Best A Luck Farm LLC, Agent, went to Belladonna Racing LLC for $350,000. The bay filly, who breezed an eighth in :10 2/5 on Wednesday, is a full sister to graded stakes winner Keri Belle out of graded stakes winner Belleski, by Bellamy Road.
  • Hip No. 486, Triple a Okay, a daughter of Arrogate consigned by Sequel Bloodstock, Agent for Chester & Mary Broman, who turned in a co-fastest Under Tack eighth in :10 flat on Wednesday, went to D. J. Stable LLC for $335,000. The gray or roan filly, a half sister to stakes winning OBS graduate Chestertown, is out of grade one stakes winner Artemis Agrotera, by Roman Ruler.
  • Hip No. 305, a son of Midnight Storm consigned by Top Line Sales LLC, Agent, was sold to West Point Thoroughbreds, Inc., L.E.B. Agent, for $320,000. The dark bay or brown colt, who breezed an eighth in :10 1/5 on Tuesday, is out of Tex Appeal, by Successful Appeal, a half sister to graded stakes winner Strait From Texas.

For the day, 181 horses brought a total of $21,056,500 compared with 158 selling for a total of $15,990,000 at last year’s second session. The average price was $116,334, up 15% compared to $101,203 in 2021 while the median price was $47,000, compared with $55,000 a year ago. The buyback percentage was 18.5%; it was 19% last year.

The Spring Sale continues Thursday at 10:30 a.m. Hip No’s 609 – 912 will be offered for sale.

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 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.

Gun Runner colt tops Spring Sale’s opening session

Judit Seipert photo

Hip No. 118, a son of Gun Runner consigned by Eisaman Equine, Agent, went to Donato Lanni, Agent for Michael Lund Petersen, for $850,000 to top the first session of the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2021 Spring Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training. The gray or roan colt, whose eighth in :10 flat was co-fastest at the distance at Monday’s Under Tack session, is out of graded stakes placed stakes winner Salamera, by Successful Appeal, a half sister to champion Vivaldi Girl.

Hip No. 185, a son of Distorted Humor who breezed an eighth in :10 1/5 on Monday, was sold to Spendthrift Farm LLC / Myracehorse.com for $550,000. The bay colt, consigned by Mayberry Farm, Agent, is out of grade one stakes placed Silverpocketsfull, by Indian Charlie, a daughter of graded stakes placed stakes winner Unforgotten.

Maverick Racing / CMNWLTH paid $550,000 for Hip No. 297, a son of Midnight Storm consigned by Woodford Thoroughbreds, Agent. The dark bay or brown colt, who breezed a quarter on Tuesday in :20 4/5, is out of Tasunke, by Indian Charlie, from the family of grade one stakes winner Tap to Music.

Hip No. 44, a daughter of Munnings consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, was sold to Fawzi Nass for $425,000. The bay filly, who turned in an Under Tack quarter in :21 flat on Monday, is a half sister to twice champion and Preakness (G1) winner Lookin At Lucky out of Private Feeling, by Belong to Me.

Hip No. 104, a son of Noble Bird consigned by Ocala Stud, Agent, was sold for $400,000 to West Bloodstock, Agent for Robert E. & Lawana Low. The chestnut colt, who breezed a quarter on Monday in :20 4/5, is out of stakes winner Rosebud’s Ridge, by Tiger Ridge, a half sister to the dam of graded stakes winning millionaire OBS graduate C Z’s Rocket, winner of the recent Count Fleet Sprint Handicap (G3) at Oaklawn Park.

Hip No. 262, a son of Twirling Candy consigned by Grassroots Training & Sales LLC, was sold to Nicoma Bloodstock / Ben Gowans, Agent for $375,000. The dark bay or brown colt, whose eighth in :9 4/5 was co-fastest at the distance on Tuesday, is out of Sumlin, by Eskendereya, a daughter of graded stakes placed Visavis.

Solis / Litt went to $360,000 for Hip No. 132, a daughter of Valiant Minister consigned by Coastal Equine LLC (Jesse Hoppel), Agent. The dark bay or brown filly, who worked a quarter in :20 4/5 at Monday’s Under Tack session, is out of stakes winner Savingtime, by Kantharos, from the family of champion Blushing Katy,

Hip No. 202, a son of Cairo Prince consigned by Randy Miles, Agent, was purchased by John Ballantyne / N B S Stable for $335,000. The gray or roan colt, who breezed an eighth in :10 1/5, is out of Smart ‘n Special, by Smart Strike, a full sister to grade one stakes winner Shadow Cast.

Hip No. 207, a daughter of Empire Maker consigned by Julie Davies LLC, Agent, went to Bradley Thoroughbreds LLC, Agent, for $310,000. The bay filly, who breezed an eighth in :10 flat on Tuesday, is a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner Souper Colossal out of Soaring Emotions, by Kingmambo.

Hip No. 219, a son of Lord Nelson who worked an eighth on Tuesday in :10 2/5 was sold to Columbine Stables for $310,000. The dark bay or brown colt, consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, is out of Southern Drifter, by Dixie Union, a three quarter sister to stakes winner Excellent Band.

J. Stevens Bloodstock, Agent went to $310,000 for Hip No. 252, a son of Hard Spun consigned by Harris Training Center LLC, Agent. The bay colt, who breezed an eighth on Tuesday in :10 flat, is out of stakes placed Strike Accord, by Smart Strike, a half sister to stakes winner Held Accountable.

Hip No. 264, a son of Midnight Storm who turned in an eighth on Tuesday in :9 4/5, was purchased by John P. Fort for $310,000. Consigned by Parrish Farms, Agent, the dark bay or brown colt is out of Summer of Joy, by Sky Mesa, a full sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner Spectacular Sky.

West Point Thoroughbreds, Inc., L.E.B. Agent went to $310,000 for Hip No. 275, a daughter of Morning Line consigned by Two Oaks Equine. The dark bay or brown filly, who worked an Under Tack eighth in :10 1/5, is out of stakes placed Sweet Golden Carol, by Medaglia d’Oro, a half sister to stakes winner Sirpa.

Hip No. 286, a son of Maclean’s Music consigned by Off the Hook LLC, Agent for Global Thoroughbreds, was sold to Ed & Susie Orr for $310,000. The dark bay or brown colt, whose quarter in :20 3/5 on Tuesday was co-fastest at the session, is out of System Time, by Girolamo, a half sister to graded stakes winner Animal Spirits.

Hip No. 107, a daughter of Violence consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, was sold to Marette Farrell, Agent for Exline-Border Racing LLC for $300,000. The bay filly, whose quarter mile breeze in :20 3/5 on Monday was the day’s fastest at the distance, is a half sister to stakes placed Bano Solo out of Royale Paradise, by Unbridled’s Song, a daughter of graded stakes winner Royale Michele.

Hip No. 257, a son of Competitive Edge consigned by Envision Equine, Agent, went to Donato Lanni, Agent for Joe Bucci for $300,000. The bay colt, who worked a quarter on Tuesday in :20 3/5, is out of Stylish Quality, by Quality Road, a half sister to graded stakes winner Term of Art.

For the day, 181 horses brought a total of $17,829,500 compared with 154 selling for a total of $13,209,500 at last year’s opening session. The average price was $98,506, up 14.9% compared to $85,776 in 2020 while the median price was $50,000, compared with $46,000 a year ago. The buyback percentage was 19.5%; it was 19.8% last year.

The Spring Sale continues Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. Hip No.’s 305 – 608 will be offered for sale.

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 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.

Spring Sale begins Tuesday, April 20

The 2021 OBS Spring Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training is set for Tuesday through Friday, April 20th – 23rd with all four sessions beginning at 10:30 a.m.

The catalog is in two volumes. Hip No.’s 1 – 608 can be found in book one and Hip No.’s 609 – 1217 are in book two.

The sale schedule is as follows:

  • Hip No. 1 – 304 will sell Tuesday, April 20th.
  • Hip No. 305 – 608 will be sold Wednesday, April 21st.
  • Hip No. 609 – 912 will sell Thursday, April 22nd.
  • Hip No. 913 – 1217 will be sold Friday, April 23rd.

All Under Tack videos can be viewed in the Sortable Master Index in the OBS website at obssales.com. They may also be viewed on kiosks in the breezeway and in the Video Room adjacent to the Horsemen’s Lounge. The Sortable Master Index also contains links to the 2021 Spring Sale’s more than 660 Walking Videos and 400 Conformation photographs. All videos and photographs may also be viewed via the equineline Sales Catalog App. The App allows users to download and view the catalog, receive updates and results, record notes and also provides innovative search, sort and rating capability. For more information and downloads go to: http://www.equineline.com/SalesCatalogApp/

OBS will again offer Online Bidding during the Spring Sale.  Buyers will be able to go to the OBS website and register to gain bidding approval, then access the OBS Bidding Screen with their credentials. For complete information on registration and online bidding please go to the OBS website at: https://www.obssales.com/2020/06/obs-online-bidding/

Sales results are updated frequently during each session on the OBS website and available in sortable, .pdf and excel formats at the conclusion of each session. 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.

Pair of OBS grads score Aqueduct stakes wins

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

Adam Coglianese photo

Repole Stable’s Devious Mo pressed the pace early in the $200,000 New York Stallion Stakes, took charge on the turn and held off a late challenge to win by three quarters of a length. It’s the first stakes win for the 3-year-old colt by Laoban, now 8-2-0-0 for trainer Rudy Rodriguez with earnings of $147,820. The two-time OBS graduate was sold by McMahon of Saratoga Thoroughbreds LLC at the 2019 October Selected Yearling Sale and then purchased for $37,000 out of the Top Line Sales consignment at the 2020 July Sale. Selected Sale walking video  watch his under tack video

Chelsea Durand photo

Robert LaPenta and Augustin Stable’s Hard Love sat just off the early lead in the $100,000 Woodhaven Stakes, took command a furlong from home and was best by a length and a quarter at the wire. Fellow OBS graduate Original (April ’20) settled for third after setting the pace. It’s the first stakes victory for the 3-year-old ridgling by Kitten’s Joy, consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, to the 2020 OBS Spring Sale and sold for $200,000 after turning in an Under Tack quarter in :21 2/5. Trained by Jonathan Thomas, he’s now 3-2-1-0 and has earned $109,650 to date. watch his under tack video

Connect colt fastest at Spring Sale Under Tack finale

Tibor Slavik photo

Hip No. 1135, a son of Connect consigned by Scanlon Training & Sales, Agent, worked a quarter in :20 3/5 to post the fastest work at the distance at the sixth and final session of the Under Tack Show for Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2021 Spring Sale of Two Year Olds in Training. The dark bay or brown colt is out of Miss Ten, by Rock Hard Ten, a daughter of stakes winner Unbridled Danz, from the family of grade one stakes winner Manistique.

Three horses worked the distance in :20 4/5.

  • Hip No. 1025, Symposiarch, a chestnut colt by Kantharos consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, is a half-brother to stakes placed Barbary Hall out of Livia B Quick, by Crafty Prospector, from the family of grade one stakes winning OBS graduate Chaposa Springs.
  • Hip No. 1034, Love Minister, a bay colt by Valiant Minister consigned by Bobby Jones Equine, Agent, is out of Love in Bloom, by More Than Ready, a daughter of graded stakes placed stakes winner Pretty Jane.
  • Hip No.1116, Topgun Flyer, a bay colt by Midshipman consigned by Ordonez Thoroughbreds, Agent, is out of Miss Del Gallo, by Hennessy, from the family of grade one winner Victory Speech.

There were three quarters in :21 flat.

  • Hip No. 1091, a bay filly by Twirling Candy consigned by Tom McCrocklin, Agent, is a half sister to stakes winner Medolina out of stakes placed Melody Maiden, by Saint Ballado.
  • Hip No. 1156, consigned by Ocala Stud, is a bay filly by Peace and Justice out of Movie Starlet, by Flatter, a daughter of stakes winner Jim’s Prospect.
  • Hip No. 1212, a bay colt by Street Boss consigned by Hoppel’s Horse & Cattle Co., Inc., Agent, is out of Orient Moon, by Malibu Moon, a daughter of stakes winner Career Oriented.

Five horses worked quarters in :21 1/5.

  • Hip No. 1027, consigned by Top Line Sales LLC, Agent, is a bay colt by Outwork out of Long Kiss Goodbye, by Into Mischief, a half sister to graded stakes placed Zultanite.
  • Hip No. 1029, a dark bay or brown filly by Malibu Moon consigned by Golden Rock Thoroughbreds, Agent, is out of stakes winner Look Into My Eyes, by City Zip, from the family of graded stakes winner Bright Launch.
  • Hip No. 1040, a dark bay or brown filly by Uncle Mo consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, is a half sister to champion California Chrome out of Love the Chase, by Not For Love.
  • Hip No. 1047, consigned by Q Bar J Thoroughbreds LLC, is a chestnut colt by Liam’s Map out of Lusaka, by Distorted Humor, a half sister to graded stakes placed Fully Living.
  • Hip No. 1206, Command to Fire, a chestnut colt by Strong Mandate consigned by Pick View LLC, Agent, is out of One Wild Fire, by D’wildcat, a daughter of graded stakes placed stakes winner Madam Fireplace.

There were eight eighths in :9 4/5

  • Hip No. 1036, a bay colt by Upstart consigned by Woodford Thoroughbreds, Agent, is out of Lovely Marissa, by Proud Citizen, a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner Nasty.
  • Hip No. 1068, consigned by Nice and Easy Thoroughbreds, is out of Ma Petite by Distorted Humor, a daughter of graded stakes placed Caressive, from the family of grade one stakes winning sire Sky Mesa.
  • Hip No. 1099, consigned by Randy Miles, Agent, is a bay filly by Into Mischief out of Meta Mu, by Street Sense, a full sister to stakes placed Tikhvin Flew.
  • Hip No. 1115, a gray or roan colt by Kobe’s Back consigned by Mayberry Farm, Agent, is a half-brother to stakes placed Deep Red out of Miss Charades, by Mizzen Mast, a daughter of graded stakes winner Silver Charades.
  • Hip No. 1118, a gray or roan filly by Frosted consigned by Harris Training Center LLC, Agent, is out of Miss Emilia, by War Front, a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner War Officer.
  • Hip No. 1140, consigned by Wavertree Stables, Inc., (Ciaran Dunne), Agent, is a dark bay or brown colt by Union Jackson out of Mochima, by Wildcat Heir, from the family of graded stakes winner Feline Story.
  • Hip No. 1174, a dark bay or brown filly by Dialed In consigned by Off the Hook LLC, Agent, is out of Negotiable, by Hat Trick (JPN), a daughter of graded stakes winner Blushing Heiress.
  • Hip No. 1188, consigned by Flying Fish, Agent, is a dark bay or brown filly by Liam’s Map out of Noelle’s Mischief, a daughter of graded stakes winner Lady Belsara.

There were 22 eighths in :10 flat

  • Hip No. 1017 a filly by Blame out of Lil Super Bear consigned by Julie Davies LLC, Agent X
  • Hip No. 1039 a colt by Into Mischief out of Loveofalifetime consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent XLII
  • Hip No. 1050 a filly by Quality Road out of Madame Pele consigned by Wavertree Stables, Inc. (Ciaran Dunne), Agent
  • Hip No. 1053 a filly by Kantharos out of Magic Humor consigned by Costanzo Sales
  • Hip No. 1054 a colt by Shackleford out of Magna G consigned by Grassroots Training & Sales LLC
  • Hip No. 1062 a colt by Twirling Candy out of Malibu Drive consigned by S G V Thoroughbreds LLC (Steven Venosa), Agent
  • Hip No. 1065 a colt by Midnight Lute out of Mamboalot consigned by McKathan Bros. Sales, Agent
  • Hip No. 1109 a filly by Daredevil out of Mined Over Matter consigned by Top Line Sales LLC, Agent III
  • Hip No. 1110 a colt by Midshipman out of Mint Condition consigned by Top Line Sales LLC, Agent X
  • Hip No. 1114 a colt by Exaggerator out of Missbelle O’s Tale consigned by S B M Training and Sales, Agent V
  • Hip No. 1119 a colt by Noble Mission (GB) out of Miss Exclusive consigned by Niall Brennan Stables, Agent VIII
  • Hip No. 1146 a colt by Noble Mission (GB) out of Monique’s Candy consigned by S G V Thoroughbreds LLC (Steven Venosa), Agent
  • Hip No. 1150 a colt by Tapiture out of Moonlight Basin consigned by Grassroots Training & Sales LLC
  • Hip No. 1169 a filly by Constitution out of Nashinda consigned by Halcyon Hammock Farm, Agent II
  • Hip No. 1173 a filly by Neolithic out of Nefer Nefer consigned by Julie Davies LLC, Agent I
  • Hip No. 1182 a filly by Unified out of Nighttiming consigned by Eisaman Equine, Agent
  • Hip No. 1194 a colt by Temple City out of Obregon consigned by Top Line Sales LLC, Agent XXXVIII
  • Hip No. 1196 a colt by Speightster out of Off Limits consigned by Lucan Bloodstock (Karl Keegan), Agent II
  • Hip No. 1202 a filly by Exaggerator out of One More consigned by Six K’s Training & Sales LLC, Agent IV
  • Hip No. 1204 a filly by Candy Ride (ARG) out of One Stormy Mama consigned by Hemingway Racing and Training Stables LLC, Agent IV
  • Hip No. 1209 a colt by Frankel (GB) out of Onshore (GB) consigned by Wavertree Stables, Inc. (Ciaran Dunne), Agent X
  • Hip No. 1211 a filly by Munnings out of Ordain consigned by Grassroots Training & Sales LLC

The Spring Sale is set for Tuesday, April 20th through Friday, April 23rd with each session beginning at 10:30 a.m. Hip No’s 1-304 go on the block Tuesday, Hip No’s 305-608 will be offered Wednesday, Hip No.’s 609-912 sell Thursday and Hip No’s. 913-1217 will sell on Friday. The Sale will be streamed live via the OBS website at obssales.com and via the TDN, DRF, Blood-Horse and Past The Wire websites.

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.

 

Not This Time, Valiant Minister colts fastest at Spring Sale’s fifth Under Tack session

Hip 925 (Tibor Slavik photo)

Colts by Not This Time and Valiant Minister breezed quarters in :20 3/5 to share honors for the fastest work at the distance at the fifth session of the Under Tack Show for Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2021 Spring Sale of Two Year Olds in Training.

  • Hip No. 925, consigned by Pick View LLC, Agent, is a bay colt by Not This Time out of stakes winner In a Jif, by Saintly Look, from the family of graded stakes winner Chin High.
  • Hip No. 996, a gray or roan colt by Valiant Minister consigned by S G V Thoroughbreds LLC (Steven Venosa), Agent, is out of La Nonna, by Unbridled’s Song, from the family of champion Apelia.

Five horses worked quarters in :21 flat.

  • Hip No. 840, a dark bay or brown colt by Medaglia d’Oro consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, is a half brother to stakes placed Tapped out of graded stakes winner Gemswick Park, by Speightstown.
  • Hip No. 952, consigned by Pick View LLC, Agent, is a dark bay or brown filly by Frosted out of Jeanne’s Speight, by Speightstown, a full sister to stakes winner Going to Kukaro.
  • Hip No. 998, a bay filly by Uncaptured consigned by Victory Stable, Agent, is out of La Parcela, by El Corredor, a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner Aheadbyacentury.
  • Hip No. 1009, a dark bay or brown colt by Practical Joke consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, is a half brother to graded stakes placed stakes winner Battle Force out of stakes placed Leo’s Pegasus, by Fusaichi Pegasus.
  • Hip No. 1011, consigned by Blue River Bloodstock, Inc., Agent, is a bay filly by Hit It a Bomb out of Lightning Twice, by Malibu Moon, a full sister to graded stakes winner Kauai Katie.

Hip No. 841, a bay colt by Rainbow Heir consigned by Ocala Stud, turned in a quarter in :21 1/5. He’s out of Genau, by Into Mischief, from the family of graded stakes winning OBS graduate Western Pride.

Five youngsters tied for the session’s fastest eighth, stopping the timer in :9 4/5.

  • Hip No. 866, consigned by Off the Hook LLC, Agent, is a dark bay or brown filly by Temple City out of Grande Mocha, by Grand Slam, from the family of graded stakes winner Golden Sonata.
  • Hip No. 889, Make Out, a bay filly by Outwork consigned by Bobby Dodd, Agent, is out of Hatteras, by Stormy Atlantic, a daughter of graded stakes winner Summer Wind Dancer.
  • Hip No. 917, consigned by Scanlon Training & Sales, Agent, is a dark bay or brown filly by Uncaptured out of Hug Me Tight, by With Distinction, a half sister to graded stakes winner Wall Street Wonder.
  • Hip No. 955, a chestnut filly by Practical Joke consigned by Julie Davies, Agent, is out of graded stakes winner Jenny’s So Great, by Greatness, from the family of grade one stakes winner Supah Gem.
  • Hip No. 975, consigned by S G V Thoroughbreds LLC (Steven Venosa), Agent, is a dark bay or brown filly by Fury Kapcori out of Kiana Believes, by With Distinction, a half sister to stakes placed Houngun.

There were 15 eighths in :10 flat

  • Hip No. 817, a dark bay or brown colt by First Samurai consigned by Grassroots Training & Sales LLC, Agent, is out of Fox Chapel, by El Corredor, a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner Miss d’Oro.
  • Hip No. 826, consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, is a gray or roan filly by Street Sense out of Froyo Star, by Rockport Harbor, a half sister to grade one winner Sweet Reason.
  • Hip No. 833, a dark bay or brown colt by Dialed In consigned by Niall Brennan Stables, Agent, is out of Gabeira, by Medaglia d’Oro, a half sister to grade one stakes winner Emcee.
  • Hip No. 834, consigned by Eisaman Equine, Agent, is a bay filly by Ghostzapper out of graded stakes placed Gal About Town, by City Zip, from the family of graded stakes winner River Warden.
  • Hip No. 853, Flurry of Notes, a gray or roan colt by Frosted consigned by Sequel Bloodstock, Agent for Chester & Mary Broman, is out of G Note, by Medaglia d’Oro, a daughter of graded stakes winner Seeking the Ante.
  • Hip No. 878, a bay filly by Vancouver (AUS) consigned by All Dreams Equine, Agent, is out of Gypsy Sage, by Hennessy, from the family of graded stakes winner Derrianne.
  • Hip No. 901, a dark bay or brown filly by Fast Anna consigned by Envision Equine, Agent, is a half sister to stakes placed Tizanillusion out of graded stakes placed Hermione’s Magic, by Forest Wildcat.
  • Hip No. 902, a chestnut colt by Klimt consigned by Eisaman Equine, Agent, is out of Hey Little Sister, by Jump Start, a half sister to stakes winner Smoke It Right.
  • Hip No. 905, consigned by Mayberry Farm, Agent, is a dark bay or brown filly by Street Boss out of Hinder, by Stroll, a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner Fashion Faux Pas.
  • Hip No. 909, a bay colt by Nyquist consigned by Paul Sharp, Agent, is out of graded stakes placed Honey Chile, by Invisible Ink, a full sister to stakes winner Prince of
    Time
  • Hip No. 935, a chestnut colt by Munnings consigned by Top Line Sales LLC, Agent, is a half brother to grade one stakes winner Mo Forza, out of Inflamed, by Unusual Heat, a full sister to graded stakes winner Burns.
  • Hip No. 949, consigned by Shooting Star Sales LLC, is a dark bay or brown filly by Astern (AUS) out of Ivory Pearl, by Pulpit, a daughter of grade one stakes winner Mea Domina.
  • Hip No. 961, a chestnut colt by Carpe Diem consigned by Julie Davies, Agent, is a half brother to stakes winner Conquest Boogaloo out of stakes placed Jules Best, by Jules.
  • Hip No. 984, a dark bay or brown colt by More Than Ready consigned by de Meric Sales, is a half brother to stakes winner Bootleggers Wife out of stakes winner La Chica Sensual, by Lightnin N Thunder.
  • Hip No. 1000, an Irish-bred bay colt by Caravaggio consigned by Wavertree Stables, Inc., (Ciaran Dunne), Agent, is out of Lap of Luxury (IRE), by Galileo, a full sister to graded stakes winner Up (IRE).

The Under Tack Show continues Saturday morning at 8:00 a.m. with Hip No.’s 1015 – 1217 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.

 

Pioneerof the Nile colt fastest at day four of Spring Sale’s Under Tack Show

Tibor Slavik photo

As horses battled a stiff headwind that increased throughout the day, Hip No. 786, a son of Pioneerof the Nile consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, breezed a quarter in :20 4/5 to post the fastest work at the distance at the fourth session of the Under Tack Show for Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2021 Spring Sale of Two Year Olds in Training. The dark bay or brown colt is out of Fancy Day (IRE), by Shamardal, a daughter of graded stakes winner Tizdubai, a full sister to champion Tiznow.

Hip No. 641, a bay colt by Violence consigned by King’s Equine, Agent for Aaron and Marie Jones LLC, worked the day’s fastest eighth, clocked in :9 4/5. He’s out of C’Mon Sister, by Successful Appeal, a half sister to grade one stakes winning millionaire Iotapa.

Hip No. 809, a dark bay or brown colt by Neolithic consigned by Hoppel’s Horse & Cattle Co., Inc., Agent, turned in a quarter in :21 flat. He’s out of Fondant, by Candy Ride (ARG), a daughter of stakes winner Fond.

Three horses worked quarters in :21 1/5.

  • Hip No. 754, a chestnut colt by Rainbow Heir consigned by Ocala Stud, is a half brother to stakes winner Lisa’s Booby Trap out of Ennuway, by Notebook, a daughter of stakes winner Wakan Tanka.
  • Hip No. 792, a bay filly by Cairo Prince consigned by Golden Rock Thoroughbreds, Agent for Global Thoroughbreds LLC, is out of Fearless Kiss, by Langfuhr, a half sister to graded stakes winner Kiss Moon.
  • Hip No. 793, consigned by Off the Hook LLC, Agent, is a bay filly by Classic Empire out of Femmen’fortune, by Giant’s Causeway, from the family of classic winning sire Union Rags.

A trio of youngsters turned in quarters in :21 2/5.

  • Hip No. 660, consigned by Sequel Bloodstock, Agent, is a bay colt by Nyquist out of stakes placed Conquest Soprano, by Super Saver, from the family of champion Diva’s Debut, and is a half brother to Euphoric, an impressive recent winner at Fair Grounds.
  • Hip No. 677, Buddy’s Law, a dark bay or brown colt by Constitution consigned by Top Line Sales, LLC, Agent, is a half brother to stakes placed Battling Brook out of Crazy Woman Creek, by Wild Rush.
  • Hip No. 725, a chestnut filly by Exaggerator consigned by Woodford Thoroughbreds, Agent, is a half brother to graded stakes winning OBS graduate Discreet Lover out of Discreet Chat, by Discreet Cat.

There were ten eighths in :10 flat

  • Hip No. 611, Anna’s Dream, consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, is a dark bay or brown filly by Fast Anna out of Charlie B, by War Chant, a half sister to graded stakes winner Lomaki.
  • Hip No. 637, a bay colt by Practical Joke consigned by King’s Equine, Agent, is out of Classy Grey Lassy, by Silver Train, a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner My Miss Chiff.
  • Hip No. 639, consigned by Wavertree Stables, Inc., (Ciaran Dunne), Agent, is a bay colt by Mastery out of graded stakes placed stakes winner Clothes Fall Off, by Daaher, a daughter of graded stakes placed stakes winner Tequilas Dayjur.
  • Hip No. 640, a chestnut filly by Nyquist consigned by Sequel Bloodstock, Agent, is out of Cloud Jumper, by Street Cry (IRE), a daughter of stakes winner Storm Beauty, a half sister to champion Gold Beauty.
  • Hip No. 684, consigned by Dynasty Thoroughbreds, is a chestnut colt by Overanalyze out of Curlamorous, by Curlin, a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner Da Stoops.
  • Hip No. 698, a bay filly by Temple City consigned by Grassroots Training & Sales LLC, is out of graded stakes winner Daring Kathy, by Wildcat Heir, a half sister to graded stakes placed Zeb.
  • Hip No. 747, a chestnut colt by Shackleford consigned by Omar Ramirez Bloodstock, Agent, is a full brother to stakes placed Madrugador out of Elusive Tara, by Elusive Quality, a daughter of graded stakes placed stakes winner Lenatareese.
  • Hip No. 750, consigned by Bobby Dodd, Agent, is a bay filly by Wicked Strong out of graded stakes placed Empressive Lady, by Empire Maker, a half sister to stakes placed Indy Charm.
  • Hip No. 762, Roses for Debra, a gray or roan filly by Liam’s Map consigned by Julie Davies LLC, Agent, is a half sister to stakes winner Rose’s Vision out of Essential Rose, by Bernardini, a daughter of graded stakes winner Essential Edge.
  • Hip No. 782, a chestnut filly by Lord Nelson consigned by Randy Miles, Agent, is out of stakes placed Fairy Star (AUS), by More Than Ready, a half sister to grade one stakes placed Lizard Island.

The Under Tack Show continues Friday morning at 8:00 a.m. with Hip No.’s 812 – 1014 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.

Cupid filly quickest at Spring Sale’s third Under Tack session

Tibor Slavik photo

Hip No. 576, a daughter of Cupid consigned by Q Bar J Thoroughbreds, sped a quarter in :20 2/5 to post the fastest work at the distance at the third session of the Under Tack Show for Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2021 Spring Sale of Two Year Olds in Training. The bay filly is out of Callipepla, by Yes It’s True, from the family of graded stakes winner Annie Cake.

Three youngsters turned in quarters in :20 4/5.

  • Hip No. 429, consigned by Woodford Thoroughbreds, Agent, is a bay colt by Maclean’s Music out of You Make Luvin Fun, by A. P. Indy, a half sister to graded stakes winner Classic Elegance.
  • Hip No. 479, a chestnut colt by Carpe Diem consigned by Parrish Farms, Agent, is a half brother to stakes placed Sixties Music out of Apple Strudel, by More Than Ready.
  • Hip No. 605, a dark bay or brown colt by Union Rags consigned by Top Line Sales LLC, Agent, is a half brother to stakes placed Champagne Humor out of Champagne Ice, by Roman Ruler, a full sister to grade one stakes winner Ruler On Ice.

Six horses worked quarters in :21 flat.

  • Hip No. 414, Miss Sakamoto, a chestnut filly by More Than Ready consigned by Lucan Bloodstock (Karl Keegan), Agent, is out of Wonder Brew, by Giant’s Causeway, a daughter of champion OBS graduate Ginger Brew.
  • Hip No. 447, consigned by Ocala Stud, Agent, is a chestnut colt by Mshawish out of Agasaya, by Animal Kingdom, a half sister to graded stakes winner Great Hot (BRZ).
  • Hip No. 548, a bay filly by Bernardini consigned by Kings Equine, Agent, is out of Bodee Beautiful, by Bodemeister, a half sister to stakes winner Stormy Novel.
  • Hip No. 559, a dark bay or brown filly by Twirling Candy consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, is a half sister to graded stakes placed Street of Dreams out of Breaking Promises, by Broken Vow.
  • Hip No. 577, consigned by Six K’s Training & Sales LLC, Agent, is a chestnut colt by Shackleford out of Callista, by Tapit, a daughter of grade one stakes winner Sweet Talker.
  • Hip No. 599, also consigned by Eddie Woods, is a gray or roan colt by Cairo Prince out of Cat’s Garden, by Tale of the Cat, a half sister to grade one stakes winner Forest Secrets.

Twenty-eight horses shared honors for the session’s fastest eighth, clocked in :10 flat

  • Hip No. 423, a colt by Outwork out of Xtra Heat consigned by All Dreams Equine, Agent III
  • Hip No. 435, a filly by Practical Joke out of Zifena (GB) consigned by Eisaman Equine, Agent
  • Hip No. 446, a colt by Tapiture out of Afleet Lexi consigned by Grassroots Training & Sales LLC
  • Hip No. 463, a filly by Arrogate out of Amen Hallelujah consigned by Mayberry Farm, Agent XII
  • Hip No. 470, a filly by Klimt out of Anea consigned by Top Line Sales LLC, Agent III
  • Hip No. 477, a colt by Shaman Ghost out of Apology Accepted consigned by AVP Training and Sales
  • Hip No. 478, a colt by Wildcat Red out of Appealing Diva consigned by Coastal Equine LLC (Jesse Hoppel), Agent
  • Hip No. 486, a filly by Arrogate out of Artemis Agrotera consigned by Sequel Bloodstock, Agent for Chester & Mary Broman
  • Hip No. 487, a filly by Maclean’s Music out of Artfully consigned by Dynasty Thoroughbreds
  • Hip No. 488, a filly by Secret Circle out of Arty’skentuckygirl consigned by Top Line Sales LLC, Agent XLII
  • Hip No. 490, a colt by Arrogate out of Ask the Question consigned by Wavertree Stables, Inc. (Ciaran Dunne), Agent III
  • Hip No. 496, a filly by Tapiture out of Aunt Glo consigned by Top Line Sales LLC, Agent LV
  • Hip No. 512, a filly by Maclean’s Music out of Beautified consigned by Paul Sharp, Agent I
  • Hip No. 526, a colt by Connect out of Better Not Blink consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent XXII
  • Hip No. 530, a colt by Runhappy out of Bible Belt consigned by Wavertree Stables, Inc. (Ciaran Dunne), Agent XXVII
  • Hip No. 537, a filly by Cairo Prince out of Blakely’s Smile consigned by Craig L. Wheeler, Agent
  • Hip No. 546, a colt by Gormley out of Blushandbashful consigned by GOP Racing Stable Corp.
  • Hip No. 549, a colt by Liam’s Map out of Bode’s Dream consigned by Scanlon Training & Sales, Agent XVI
  • Hip No. 550, a filly by Twirling Candy out of Boldy consigned by Old South Farm LLC, Agent
  • Hip No. 566, a filly by Nyquist out of Broadway Play consigned by Lucan Bloodstock (Karl Keegan), Agent VI
  • Hip No. 572, a colt by Klimt out of Cabo Time consigned by Centofanti Thoroughbreds, Agent I
  • Hip No. 575, a colt by Violence out of Calling Rhy Rhy consigned by S G V Thoroughbreds LLC (Steven Venosa), Agent
  • Hip No. 584, a colt by Street Boss out of Capitalism At Risk consigned by Coastal Equine LLC (Jesse Hoppel), Agent IX
  • Hip No. 591, a filly by Practical Joke out of Cashconsiderations consigned by Two Oaks Equine, Agent
  • Hip No. 593, a filly by Upstart out of Casual Cocktail consigned by Paul Sharp, Agent III
  • Hip No. 594, a filly by Curlin out of Catch the Flag consigned by Wavertree Stables, Inc. (Ciaran Dunne), Agent
  • Hip No. 601, a filly by Munnings out of Caymanbird consigned by Mayberry Farm, Agent X
  • Hip No. 608, a colt by Gormley out of Changing Vista consigned by Grassroots Training & Sales LLC

The Under Tack Show continues Thursday morning at 8:00 a.m. with Hip No.’s 609 – 811 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.

 

Classic Empire filly fastest at second Spring Sale Under Tack session

Judit Seipert photo

Hip No. 317, a daughter of Classic Empire consigned by Golden Rock Thoroughbreds breezed a quarter in :20 2/5 to post the fastest work at the distance at the second session of the Under Tack Show for Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2021 Spring Sale of Two Year Olds in Training.  The chestnut filly is out of Tigress Tale, by Tale of the Cat, a half sister to graded stakes winner Stays in Vegas.

Two youngsters worked quarters in :20 3/5.

  • Hip No. 257, consigned by Envision Equine, Agent, is a bay colt by Competitive Edge out of Stylish Quality, by Quality Road, a half sister to graded stakes winner Term of Art.
  • Hip No. 286, a dark bay or brown colt by Maclean’s Music consigned by Off the Hook LLC, Agent for Global Thoroughbreds, is out of System Time, by Girolamo, a half sister to graded stakes winner Animal Spirits.

There were two quarters in :20 4/5.

  • Hip No. 297, consigned by Woodford Thoroughbreds, Agent, is a dark bay or brown colt by Midnight Storm out of Tasunke, by Indian Charlie, from the family of grade one stakes winner Tap to Music.
  • Hip No. 394, a dark bay or brown filly by Upstart consigned by Tom McCrocklin, Agent, is out of Who’sbeeninmybed, by The Daddy, a half sister to graded stakes winner Mr. Bowling.

Five horses worked quarters in :21 flat.

  • Hip No. 208, a bay colt by Classic Empire consigned by Lucan Bloodstock (Karl Keegan), Agent, is a half brother to grade one stakes winner Keeper Ofthe Stars out of Sociable, by Run Away and Hide.
  • Hip No. 215, also consigned by Lucan Bloodstock, is a gray or roan filly by Dark Angel out of Soul of Houdini, by Perfect Soul (IRE), a half sister to graded stakes winner Awesome Act.
  • Hip No. 291, consigned by Blue River Bloodstock, Inc., Agent, is a chestnut filly by Classic Empire out of Tango Time (IRE), by Danehill Dancer, a full sister to stakes placed Master Speaker.
  • Hip No. 321, a dark bay or brown colt consigned by Golden Rock Thoroughbreds, Agent for Global Thoroughbreds LLC, is out of Tiza Smarty, by Tiznow, a daughter of graded stakes winner Flashy N Smart.
  • Hip No. 375, consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, is a bay colt by Warrior’s Reward out of Volatile Vickie, by Elusive Quality, and is a full brother to graded stakes winner Axelrod.

Six horses shared honors for the session’s fastest eighth, clocked in :9 4/5

  • Hip No. 232, consigned by Centofanti Thoroughbreds, Agent, is a bay colt by Speightstown out of Stand Back, by Giant’s Causeway, from the family of graded stakes winner Dance Colony.
  • Hip No. 253, a dark bay or brown colt by Cairo Prince consigned by Wavertree Stables, Inc, (Ciaran Dunne), Agent, is a half brother to graded stakes placed Red Cactus out of stakes winner Strut the Canary, by Mineshaft.
  • Hip No. 262, a dark bay or brown colt by Twirling Candy consigned by Grassroots Training & Sales LLC, is out of Sumlin, by Eskendereya, a daughter of graded stakes placed Visavis.
  • Hip No. 264, consigned by Parrish Farms, Agent, is a dark bay or brown colt by Midnight Storm out of Summer of Joy, by Sky Mesa, a full sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner Spectacular Sky.
  • Hip No. 288, consigned by Mayberry Farm, Agent, is a bay filly by Into Mischief out of Take Charge, by Hard Spun, from the family of champion Inside Information.
  • Hip No. 395, a bay filly by Daredevil consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, is out of Why Oh You, by Yes It’s True, from the family of graded stakes winner Casual Feat.

There were 21 eighths in :10 flat

  • 207, a filly by Empire Maker out of Soaring Emotions, consigned by Julie Davies LLC, Agent .
  • Hip No. 224, a colt by Into Mischief out of Spanish Gold consigned by Woodford Thoroughbreds, Agent.
  • Hip No. 237, a colt by Laoban consigned by Halcyon Hammock Farm, Agent, out of Starship Kitty.
  • Hip No. 245, a colt by Classic Empire out of Stormandaprayer, consigned by Sequel Bloodstock, Agent.
  • Hip No. 252, a colt by Hard Spun consigned by Harris Training Center LLC, Agent, out of Strike Accord.
  • Hip No. 254, consigned by Randy Bradshaw, Agent, a filly by California Chrome out of St Trinians (GB).
  • Hip No. 258, a colt by Noble Mission (GB) consigned by Top Line Sales LLC, Agent, out of Stylish Spirit.
  • Hip No. 261, consigned by Grassroots Training & Sales LLC, a filly by Daredevil out of Sumizome.
  • Hip No. 271, colt by Practical Joke consigned by Hemingway Racing and Training Stables LLC, Agent, out of Super Shopper.
  • Hip No. 320, a colt by Medaglia d’Oro consigned by Flying Fish, Agent, out of Tintype Gal.
  • Hip No. 331, consigned by Dark Star Thoroughbreds (Stori Atchison), a filly by Violence out of Too Much Prada.
  • Hip No. 343, consigned by Sequel Bloodstock, Agent, a colt by Union Jackson out of True History.
  • Hip No. 344, a colt by Carpe Diem consigned by Southern Chase Farm, Inc., (Greg & Karen Dodd), Agent, out of True Kiss.
  • Hip No. 365, consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, a filly by Into Mischief out of Versailles Song.
  • Hip No. 368, consigned by Golden Rock Thoroughbreds, Agent, a filly by Lord Nelson out of Vibrato.
  • Hip No. 374, a colt by Klimt consigned by Craig L. Wheeler, Agent, out of Vision in Blue.
  • Hip No. 376, consigned by Golden Rock Thoroughbreds, Agent, a colt by Tiznow out of Walking in Nassau.
  • Hip No. 381, a colt by Quality Road consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, out of Wasted Tears.
  • Hip No. 392, also consigned by de Meric, a filly by Candy Ride (ARG) out of White Sangria.
  • Hip No. 393, also consigned by Hemingway Racing, a filly by Twirling Candy out of White Tights.
  • Hip No. 399, a filly by American Freedom consigned by Best A Luck Farm LLC, out of Wicked Speed.

Hip No. 290, a son of Midnight Lute consigned by CM Thoroughbreds, Agent, worked three eighths in :33 2/5. The dark bay or brown colt is out of Taker Home, by Vindication, a daughter of graded stakes winner Toll Taker.

The Under Tack Show continues Wednesday morning at 8:00 a.m. with Hip No.’s 407 – 608 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.

Violence filly fastest at Spring Sale’s Under Tack opener

Tibor Slavik photo

Hip No. 107, a bay filly by Violence consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, sped a quarter in :20 3/5 to post the fastest work at the distance at the opening session of the Under Tack Show for Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2021 Spring Sale of Two Year Olds in Training. She’s a half sister to stakes placed Bano Solo out of Royale Paradise, by Unbridled’s Song, a daughter of graded stakes winner Royale Michele.

Two horses worked the distance in :20 4/5.

  • Hip No. 104, consigned by Ocala Stud, is a chestnut colt by Noble Bird out of stakes winner Rosebud’s Ridge, by Tiger Ridge, a half sister to the dam of graded stakes winning millionaire OBS graduate C Z’s Rocket, winner of last Saturday’s Count Fleet Sprint Handicap (G3) at Oaklawn Park.
  • Hip No. 132, a dark bay or brown filly by Valiant Minister consigned by Coastal Equine LLC (Jesse Hoppel), Agent, is out of stakes winner Savingtime, by Kantharos, from the family of champion Blushing Katy.

There were three quarters in :21 flat.

  • Hip No. 8, consigned by Blue River Bloodstock, Inc., Agent, is a chestnut filly by Kantharos out of Part Time Model, by Kitten’s Joy, from the family of graded stakes winner Mr Freeze.
  • Hip No. 44, a bay filly by Munnings consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, is a half sister to twice champion and Preakness (G1) winner Lookin At Lucky out of Private Feeling, by Belong to Me.
  • Hip No. 96, a chestnut filly by First Samurai also consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, is out of Ripple Effect, by Frankel, from the family of graded stakes winner Legend Maker (IRE).

Three youngsters worked in :21 1/5

  • Hip No. 27, a bay colt by Central Banker consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, is out of Pointless, by Concord Point, from the family of graded stakes winner French Park.
  • Hip No. 54, consigned by Niall Brennan Stables, Agent, is a dark bay or brown filly by Upstart out of stakes placed Quaver, by Blame, from the family of grade one stakes winner Cupid.
  • Hip No. 55, a chestnut colt by Kantharos consigned by Golden Rock Thoroughbreds, Agent for Global Thoroughbreds LLC, is a half brother to stakes winner Suva Harbor out of Queen Dido, by Thunder Gulch.

Thirteen horses shared honors for the fastest eighth, stopping the timer in :10 flat.

  • Hip No. 4, a bay filly by Laoban consigned by Sequel Bloodstock, Agent, is out of Paper Kite, by Bernardini, a half sister to graded stakes winner Storm Mesa.
  • Hip No. 48, a dark bay or brown filly by Kantharos consigned by Julie Davies LLC, Agent, is a half sister to stakes placed The Adrie Factor out of stakes placed Proud and Charming, by Proud Citizen.
  • Hip No. 78, a bay colt by American Freedom consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, is out of Red Menace, by Stormy Atlantic, a half sister to stakes winner Saratoga Snacks.
  • Hip No. 87, also consigned by de Meric Sales, is a bay colt by Classic Empire out of Remember, by Forest Wildcat, a half sister to grade one stakes winner Dancing Forever.
  • Hip No. 108, a dark bay or brown colt by Tapiture consigned by Tradewinds Farm, Agent, is out of Ruby Dusk, by Harlan’s Holiday, a half sister to stakes placed Summer’s Indy
  • Hip No. 113, consigned by Grassroots Training & Sales LLC, is a bay filly by Dialed In out of Runningtheshow, by Majesticperfection, a half sister to grade one stakes placed Toro Bonito.
  • Hip No. 118, a gray or roan colt by Gun Runner consigned by Eisaman Equine, Agent, is out of graded stakes placed stakes winner Salamera, by Successful Appeal, a half sister to champion Vivaldi Girl.
  • Hip No. 135, also consigned by Sequel Bloodstock, is a gray or roan colt by Mission Impazible out of Scott’s Aly Cat, by Tale of the Cat, a half sister to stakes winner King Henny.
  • Hip No. 163, a bay filly by Noble Mission (GB) consigned by Top Line Sales LLC, Agent, is a half sister to stakes placed Beautiful Song out of She’s a Beauty, by Storm Cat.
  • Hip No. 175, a chestnut colt consigned by Wavertree Stables, Inc, (Ciaran Dunne), Agent, is a half brother to stakes winner The Grass is Blue out of stakes placed Shine Softly, by Aldebaran.
  • Hip No. 187, a gray or roan colt by Cupid also consigned by Sequel Bloodstock, Agent, is a half brother to stakes placed OBS graduate Silvertown out of Silver Sands, by El Prado (IRE).
  • Hip No. 190, consigned by Grassroots Training & Sales LLC, is a chestnut filly by Violence out of Singavictorysong, by Hard Spun, and a half sister to graded stakes placed Big Hit.
  • Hip No. 203, a bay filly by Klimt consigned by Randy Bradshaw, Agent, is out of Smooth Caramel, by Candy Ride (ARG), a daughter of stakes winner Lunarlady.

The Under Tack Show continues Tuesday morning at 8:00 a.m. with Hip No.’s 204 – 406 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.