Shackleford filly fastest at July Sale Under Tack Show’s opening session

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Hip No. 15, Shack’s Lil Mishap, a daughter of  Shackleford consigned by Coastal Equine LLC (Jesse Hoppel), Agent, breezed a quarter in :20 4/5 to post the fastest work at the distance at the opening session of the Under Tack Show for Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2020 July Sale of Two Year Olds in Training & Horses of Racing Age. The bay filly is out of Peace Queen, by Indian Charlie, a half sister to graded stakes winner Tizaqueena.

Hip No. 120, a dark bay or brown colt by Air Force Blue consigned by Brick City Thoroughbreds, Agent, turned in a quarter in :21 flat. He’s a half brother to stakes placed Take Ten out of Savviest, by El Corredor, from the family of grade one winner Tactical Cat.

Five youngsters worked quarters in :21 1/5.

  • Hip No. 51, consigned by G. A. Thoroughbred Sales, Agent, is a bay filly by Jack Milton out of Purely Promising, by Pure Prize, a half sister to stakes winner Code Satan.
  • Hip No. 103, a bay colt by Not This Time consigned by Ocala Stud, is a half brother to stakes winner Softly Lit out of Running Creek, by Cape Town, a daughter of graded stakes winner Palliser Bay.
  • Hip No. 107, consigned by Goldencents Thoroughbreds, is a dark bay or brown filly by Itsmyluckyday out of Sadie, by In Summation, a half sister to stakes placed Lucky Peridot, from the family of champion Storm Song.
  • Hip No. 113, a dark bay or brown filly by Raison d’Etat consigned by RiceHorse Stable (Brandon & Ali Rice), is out of stakes placed Sally’s Dream, by Utopia (JPN), a half sister to stakes winner Shot Berry.
  • Hip No. 130, consigned by Blue River Bloodstock, Inc., Agent, is a dark bay or brown filly by Summer Front out of Second Cousin, by Purim, a daughter of stakes placed Aidan’s Bella.

There were four quarters in :21 2/5.

  • Hip No. 72, a dark bay or brown colt by Palace consigned by Hoppel’s Horse & Cattle Co., Inc., is out of Reamidst, by Repent, a full sister to graded stakes winner Atoned.
  • Hip No. 75, a gray or roan colt by Shanghai Bobby consigned by Whitman Sales LLC, Agent, is out of Red Hot Maria, by Maria’s Mon, a half sister to stakes winner Red Hot Buddha.
  • Hip No. 88, consigned by Golden Noguez, Agent, is a bay colt by Upstart out of Ron’s Girl, by Lawyer Ron, a half sister to graded stakes placed stakes winner Mindy Sue.
  • Hip No. 158, a dark bay or brown filly by Medaglia d’Oro consigned by All In Line Stables, Agent, is out of Sigurwana, by Arch, a half sister to stakes winner Token of Love (GB).

Hip No. 29, Platino Tiara, a daughter of The Factor consigned by All Dreams Equine, Agent, worked the session’s fastest three eighths, clocked in :33 1/5. The dark bay or brown filly is out of Platinum Bride, by Alphabet Soup, a daughter of graded stakes placed stakes winner Pia Bride.

Six horses shared honors for the session’s fastest eighth, stopping the timer in :10 flat.

  • Hip No. 27, consigned by Bobby Dodd, Agent, is a gray or roan colt by Race Day out of Pistolpackinsenora, by Closing Argument, a daughter of stakes placed Prospective Angel.
  • Hip No. 49, a bay filly by Into Mischief consigned by Brick City Thoroughbreds, Agent, is a half sister to graded stakes placed Island Saint out of graded stakes winner Prospective Saint, by Saint Ballado.
  • Hip No. 66, consigned by Grassroots Training & Sales LLC, is a dark bay or brown colt by Ride On Curlin out of Rated Xtreme, by Magna Graduate, a full sister to graded stakes winner Blueeyesintherein.
  • Hip No. 82, consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, is a bay filly by Frosted out of Ride to Houston, by a half sister to graded stakes winner Runway Model, dam of grade one stakes winner McKinzie.
  • Hip No. 115, a chestnut filly Malibu Moon consigned by Wavertree Stables, Inc., (Ciaran Dunne), Agent, is out of Samsational, by Unbridled’s Song, a half sister to grade one stakes winner I Want Revenge.
  • Hip No. 143, a bay filly by Tale of Ekati consigned by Bobby Dodd, Agent, is out of Shelby’s Song, by Songandaprayer, from the family of stakes winner Sapphire Beads.

The Under Tack Show continues Tuesday morning at 7:30 a.m. with Hip No.’s 181 – 360 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 July Sale or OBS website, please call (352) 237-2154.

Instilled Regard scores in Belmont’s Manhattan Stakes

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OXO Equine’s Instilled Regard captured the $400,000 Manhattan Stakes (G1) at Belmont Park on Saturday in spectacular fashion. The 5-year-old son of Arch, shuffled back saving ground in the early going, turned for home behind a wall of horses. But after angling out for the drive, he found room between horses in the final furlong and got up in the final yards to win by a neck in a five horse blanket finish. Trained by Chad Brown, he’s now 18-5-3-4 with four graded stakes wins and earnings of $983,240. Consigned by Tom McCrocklin, Agent, to the 2017 OBS March Sale, he turned in an Under Tack quarter in :20 4/5 before he was sold purchased by OXO Equine for $1,050,000.  watch his under tack video

Joseph and Gayle Ioia and Chuck Spina’s Prancing Warrior took the lead at the start of the $78,000 Spruce Fir Stakes at Monmouth Park on Saturday and never looked back, holding off the odds-on favorite and scoring by a length. It’s the first stakes win for the 5-year-old daughter of Bold Warrior, a two-time OBS graduate, sold by Thoroughstock, Agent, at the 2015 Fall Mixed Sale and then purchased by Joseph Ioia for $17,000 out of the Kelli Mitchell consignment at the 2016 August Yearling Sale. Now 12-4-0-1 for trainer Chuck Spina, she has earned $127,475 to date.

Paradise Farm Corp., Terry Raymond and Jana Wagner’s Relentless Dancer pressed the pace in the early going of the $60,000 Louisiana Legends Cheval Stakes at Evangeline Downs, moved to take command coming out of the turn and cruising from there to victory by a length and three quarters. It’s the second stakes score for the 3-year-old colt by Midshipman, now 8-3-0-0 for trainer Mike Maker with $155,838 in earnings. He worked an eighth in :10 1/5 at the Under Tack Show before he was purchased for $80,000 out of the Grassroots Training & Sales consignment at the 2019 OBS April Sale. watch his under tack video

CJ Thoroughbreds’ Trickle In is three for four and a stakes winner after taking the lead at the start of Saturday’s $50,375 Christiana Stakes at Delaware Park, turning back a challenge on the turn and going on to score by a length.  Consigned by Summerfield (Francis & Barbara Vanlangendonck), Agent, the now 3-year-year-old daughter of Temple City went through the ring at the 2018 OBS Fall Mixed Sale. Trained by Michael Stidham, she has earned $91,100 to date.

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VinLaur Racing Stables LLC, Dark Horse Racing Stable and Taste of Victory Stables LLC’s I’llhandalthecash got the holiday weekend off to a good start on Friday, taking the lead at the head of the stretch of the $80,000 License Fee Stakes at Belmont Park and held off a late charge to score by half a length. It’s the first stakes win for the 4-year-old daughter of Point of Entry, consigned to the 2018 OBS Spring Sale by McKee Bloodstock LLC and sold to Oracle Bloodstock, Agent for Dark Horse Stable for $150,000 after an Under Tack eighth in :10 flat. Now 9-3-1-1 for trainer Raymond Handal, she has earned $174,532. watch her under tack video

July Sale Under Tack Show begins Monday, July 6th

The Under Tack Show for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s rescheduled 2020 July Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training begins Monday, July 6th, and runs through Saturday, July 11th. All six sessions begin at 7:30 a.m.

Hip No.’s 1-180 will breeze on Monday. Hip No.’s 181- 360 go to the track Tuesday; Hip No’s 361-540 breeze Wednesday; Hip No’s 541-720 work Thursday, Hip No.’s 721 – 900 breeze Friday and Hip No’s 901- 1114 will go to the track Saturday.

The Sale, postponed since its original June dates, is now set for Tuesday, July 14th through Thursday, July 16th with each session beginning at 10:00 a.m.

OBS will again offer Online Bidding during the July 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: (obs-online-bidding)

Walking videos and conformation photos may be available in addition to under tack videos for each horse.

Hip No’s 1- 360 go on the block Tuesday, Hip No’s 361- 720 will be offered Wednesday and Hip No.’s 721- 1114 will sell on Thursday.

The Under Tack Show will be streamed live via the OBS website at obssales.com and via the Blood-Horse, Daily Racing Form and TDN websites. The workouts will be recorded and can be viewed on the website, in their entirety or by individual hip number. They will also be available in the Video Room as well as several kiosks in the breezeway and covered walking ring. Visitors to Ocala will find the videos available for in-room viewing at The Courtyard by Marriott, Holiday Inn & Suites, Homewood Suites, Hampton Inn & Suites, Residence Inn and the Ocala Hilton, plus lounge viewing is available at the Hilton. Under Tack Show results are posted on the OBS website.

The catalog can be viewed via the OBS website at http://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 for using the new features 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: (SalesCatalogApp)

Several of the horses in the sale have had noteworthy updates since the catalog was printed:

  • Hip No. 79, a filly by American Pharoah, is out of graded stakes winner stakes Renee’s Titan, whose half sister Gilded Mirror was third in Japan’s recent NHK Mile Cup (G1)
  • Hip No. 83, a colt by Tapit, is a half brother to newly minted stakes winner Moretti, who captured Belmont’s Flat Out Stakes on June 11th.
  • Hip No. 91, Bell Boy, by Bellamy Road, is a half bother to the dam of newly graded stakes placed OBS graduate Merneith, third in the Santa Anita Oaks (G2) on June 6th.
  • Hip No. 281, a colt by Orb is out of a half sister to Pleasant Orb, second in Gulfstream’s Hollywood Wildcat Stakes on May 15th and third in the Acorn Stakes (G1) on June 28th.
  • Hip No. 305, a filly by Munnings, is a half sister to grade one stakes winner Maids Causeway (IRE), the dam of graded stakes winner Elizabeth Way (IRE) who added a victory in Woodbine’s Nassau Stakes (G2) to her resume on June 27th.
  • Hip No. 319, a son of Bodemeister, is a half brother to Bayerness, third in the Dogwood Stakes (G3) at Churchill Downs on June 6th.
  • Hip No. 777, a son of Tourist has a newly stakes placed half brother in Summeronsevenhills, third in the Betsafe Derby Trial on June 11th
  • Hip No. 826, a daughter of Big Blue Kitten is out of a half sister to newly graded stakes placed Hurricane Cloud, second in the Prix de Guiche (G3) at Chantilly on June 10th.
  • Graded stakes placed OBS graduate Dream Marie, second in the Hollywood Wildcat Stakes at Gulfstream on May 15th, is a half sister to Hip No. 859, a daughter of Anchor Down.
  • Hip No. 886, Tiz the Rocket, is a half brother to OBS graduate Edgeway, second in the Dogwood Stakes (G2) at Churchill Downs on June 6th.
  • Kimari, second in the Commonwealth Cup (G1) at Ascot on June 19th, is a half sister to Hip No. 1058, a colt by Exaggerator.

 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.

Under Tack and sales results are available on the OBS website. Under Tack times and videos are posted shortly after the conclusion of each set, and sale results are updated frequently during each session. 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 July Sale or OBS website, please call (352) 237-2154.

Open Yearling Sale online entries now available; Two-Year-Olds & HRA added to OBS October

Online entries for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2020 Open Sale of Yearlings may be made on the OBS website at: OBS Yearling entries. The Open Yearling Sale is scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday, October 14th and 15th.

Conventional printed Consignor Contracts are also available at the sales grounds or may be downloaded from the OBS website, filled out and returned via email, fax or US mail.

In response to market demand, OBS will hold a Two-Year-Olds in Training & Horses of Racing Age section with an Under Tack Show in conjunction with the October Sale. Online and conventional Consignor Contracts will also be available via the OBS website and at the sales office. Entries for the both the Open Yearling Sale and Two-Year-Old section will close August 3rd.

Nominations for the 2020 October Selected Sale of Yearlings can still be made at: October Nomination Form. The Selected Sale is set for Tuesday, October 13th.

“It’s certainly been a year of altered sale schedules, but we’re doing everything in our power to help our consignors and buyers,” said OBS Director of Sales Tod Wojciechowski. “The addition of two-year-olds to October helps both sides of our customer base and creates synergy with the yearling sale.”

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

OBS will again offer Online Bidding during the October 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: obs-online-bidding/

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 October Sale or OBS website, please call (352) 237-2154.

 

 

Midnight Bisou romps in Churchill’s Fleur de Lis Stakes

Bloom Racing Stable LLC (Jeffrey Bloom), Madaket Stables LLC and Allen Racing LLC’s Midnight Bisou, idle since her second to Maximum Security in February’s Saudi Cup, returned to work in the $200,000 Fleur de Lis Stakes (G2) at Churchill Downs on Saturday. The reigning champion older mare relaxed off the pace under Mike Smith in the early going, moved quickly to the leaders on the turn, took command with a rush turning for home and drew away as she pleased, scoring by 8-1/4 lengths. It’s the 13th graded stakes win for the 5-year-old daughter of Midnight Lute, trained by Steve Asmussen, now 21-13-5-3 with earnings of $7,371,520. Consigned by Woodford Thoroughbreds to the 2017 OBS Spring Sale, she was purchased by Jeffrey Bloom for $80,000 after turning in an Under Tack eighth in :10 1/5. watch her under tack video

M and M Racing’s (Mike Sisk) Fool’s Paradise trailed early in Sunday’s $75,000 Lone Star Park Turf Stakes, but overcame trouble on the turn, came out for the drive and rallied to be up late and prevailed by three quarters of a length. It’s the first stakes victory for the 5-year-old daughter of Pioneerof the Nile, purchased for $130,000 out of the Hartley/DeRenzo Thoroughbreds consignment at the 2017 OBS March Sale after breezing an eighth in  :10 2/5 at the Under Tack Show. Trained by Robertino Diodoro, she’s now 21-5-4-0 and has earned $207,915 to date. watch her under tack video

July Sale Supplemental Catalog now online

The Supplemental Catalog for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2020 July Sale of Two-Year-Olds and Horses of Racing Age is now available via the OBS website at obssales.com and available in printed form at the OBS sales grounds beginning Monday, June 29th.

One hundred two-year-olds and two Horses of Racing Age have been supplemented to the three-day sale, and will sell as Hip No.’s 1004 – 1107. The sale has been rescheduled from its original June dates, with all sessions beginning at 10:00 a.m. Hip No.’s 1 – 360 will sell on Tuesday, July 14th; Hip No.’s 361 – 720 will be offered on Wednesday, July 15th and Hip No.’s 721 – 1003 plus supplements 1004 – 1107 will sell on Thursday, July 16th.

There are six Under Tack Sessions. Hip No.’s 1 – 180 will go to the track on Monday, July 6th, Hip No.’s 181 – 360 will work on Tuesday, July 7th, Hip No.’s 361 – 540 will breeze on Wednesday, July 8th, Hip No.’s 541 – 720 work on Thursday, July 9th, Hip No.’s 721 – 900 will breeze on Friday, July 10th and Hip No.’s 901 – 1003 plus supplements 1004 – 1107 will go on Saturday, July 11th. 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 and BloodHorse websites.

OBS will again offer Online Bidding during the July 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/

The online catalog’s main page contains a link to a sortable master index providing searchable pedigree and consignor information as well as access to pedigree updates occurring since the catalog was printed.

The sortable master index has been updated with advanced search and filter capability and to allow shortlist creation. A link to instructions for using the new features 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 catalog can be accessed 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/

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 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.

Cafe Pharoah takes Tokyo’s Unicorn Stakes

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Koichi Nishikawa’s unbeaten Cafe Pharoah scored his third win in as many starts, taking Sunday’s $630,772 Unicorn Stakes (G3) at Tokyo RaceCourse by five lengths. The 3-year-old colt by American Pharoah, the leader of the Japan Road to the Kentucky Derby, moved to the pacesetters on the turn, took the lead after turning for home, then drew away smartly in the final furlong when asked for his best, running the 1600m in a stakes record 1:34.90. Trained by Noriyuki Hori, he has earned $580,000 USD to date. Consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, to the 2019 OBS March Sale, he was sold for $475,000 to Narvick International, Agent, after turning in an Under Tack quarter in :21 1/5. watch his under tack video    watch a video of the race

Gaining Ground Racing LLC’s Factor This went to the front at the start of Saturday’s $200,000 Wise Dan Stakes (G2) at Churchill Downs, and refused to yield, turning back an early challenge, opening daylight in the lane, then hold off a late charge to score by a neck. That’s three straight graded stakes wins for the 5-year-old gelding by The Factor, purchased for $11,000 out of the Niall Brennan Stables consignment at the 2017 OBS April Sale after breezing an eighth in :10 1/5 at the Under Tack Show. Now 29-10-3-4 for trainer Brad Cox, he has earned $844,070 to date. watch his under tack video

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Dan J. Agnew, Rodney E. Orr, Jerry Schneider and John V. Xitco’s lightly raced Collusion Illusion picked up his second graded stakes victory in Saturday’s $100,000 Lazaro Barrera Stakes (G3) at Santa Anita, pressing the pace, wearing down the leader to take command a sixteenth out and drawing away late to score by 3-3/4 lengths. Fellow OBS graduate Howbeit (April ’19) checked in third.  It’s the fourth win in five starts for the 3-year-old Florid-bred colt by Twirling Candy, beaten only when pulled up in the American Pharoah Stakes (G1) last September. Trained by Mark Glatt, he has earned $248,751. After breezing an eighth in :10 flat at the Under Tack Show, he was purchased for $300,000 out of the Mayberry Farm consignment at the 2019 OBS April Sale. watch his under tack video

 

July Sale catalog now online

The catalog for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2020 July 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 June 19th.

There are 988 two-year-olds and 12 older horses cataloged for the three-day sale, rescheduled from its original June dates, with all sessions beginning at 10:00 a.m. Hip No.’s 1 – 360 will sell on Tuesday, July 14th;  Hip No.’s 361 – 720 will be offered on Wednesday, July 15th and Hip No.’s 721 – 1003 plus supplements will sell on Thursday, July 16th.

There are six Under Tack Sessions. Hip No.’s 1 – 180 will go to the track on Monday, July 6th, Hip No.’s 181 – 360 will work on Tuesday, July 7th, Hip No.’s 361 – 540 will breeze on Wednesday, July 8th, Hip No.’s 541 – 720 work on Thursday, July 9th, Hip No.’s 721 – 900 will breeze on Friday, July 10th and Hip No.’s 901 – 1003 plus supplements will go on Saturday, July 11th. 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 and BloodHorse websites.

OBS will again offer Online Bidding during the July 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/

The online catalog’s main page contains a link to a sortable master index providing searchable pedigree and consignor information as well as access to pedigree updates occurring since the catalog was printed.

The sortable master index has been updated with advanced search and filter capability and to allow shortlist creation. A link to instructions for using the new features 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 catalog can be accessed 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/

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 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.

Neptune’s Storm scores in Golden Gate’s San Francisco Mile

Cybertec International Inc., Saul Gevertz, Lynn Gitomer, Mike Goetz, Michael Nentwing and Daniel Weiner’s Neptune’s Storm pressed the pace in the early going of Golden Gate’s $251,350 San Francisco Mile Stakes (G3) on Sunday, caught the leader a furlong out and outgamed him to the wire, scoring by a head. It’s the second graded stakes win for the 4-year-old gelding by Stormy Atlantic, consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, to the 2018 OBS April Sale, where he was sold for $130,000 after breezing an Under Tack quarter in :21 1/5. Now 17-6-3-5 for trainer Richard Baltas, he has earned $788,085 to date.  watch his under tack video

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Team Hanley’s Captain Bombastic rated nicely while saving ground in Sunday’s $100,000 Mike Lee Stakes at Belmont, came out for the drive, reached the lead with a sixteenth to run and eased away late to win by a length and a quarter. Fellow OBS graduate Dream Bigger (April ’19) checked in third. It’s the second stakes score for the 3-year-old son of Forty Tales, trained by Jeremiah Englehart, now 6-3-2-1 with earnings of $316,800. Consigned by Sequel Bloodstock, Agent for Chester & Mary Broman, to the 2019 OBS March Sale, he was sold for $80,000 after breezing an Under Tack eighth in :10 1/5. watch his under tack video

Erich G. Brehm’s My Girl Red won at first asking on Sunday in a $65,000, 4-1/2 furlong maiden special test at Santa Anita, dueling for the early lead, taking command after turning for home and striding away down the stretch to a 4-1/4 length victory. The 2-year-old filly, trained by Keith Desormeaux, the first winner for sire Texas Red, earned $30,000 for the win. Consigned by Abbie Road Farm (Lisa McGreevy), Agent, she went through the ring at the 2019 OBS October Yearling Sale. watch her walking video

Raymond Kuah’s Chancheng Prince captured the Chairmen’s Plate at Hong Kong’s Sha Tin Racecourse on Sunday, shaking loose a quarter mile out after battling for command, and drawing away to win by 3-1/4 lengths. The 3-year-old colt by Carpe Diem turned in an Under Tack quarter in :21 1/5 before he was purchased for $150,000 out of the Top Line Sales consignment at the 2019 OBS April Sale. watch his under tack video    race video