OBS Sales

2017 Winter Mixed Sale

OBS Sales | 7 hours ago
Catalog Consignor Preferred Session: Wednesday, January 25, 2017 Hip No.’s 1 – 192  10:30 a.m. Horses of Racing Age Session: Wednesday, January 25, 2017 Hip No.’s 193 – 275 begins immediately after Preferred Session Open Session: Thursday, January 26, 2017 … Read More...

R Angel Katelyn takes Tampa’s Sandpiper Stakes

OBS Sales | 2 days ago
Averill Racing LLC and CCF Racing Stable’s R Angel Katelyn turned in her second straight stakes win on Saturday at Tampa Bay Downs, taking the $100,000 Sandpiper Stakes with a 3-1/2 length wire to wire victory. Trained by Gerald Bennett, the 2-year-old … Read More...

Yorkiepoo Princess wins Aqueduct’s Furlough Stakes

OBS Sales | 1 week ago
Two time OBS grad by Kantharos leads from gate to wire (Chelsea Durand photo) Read More...

OBS Sales 2016-11-23 14:18:22

OBS Sales | 2 weeks ago
The OBS 2YO Sale Newsletter March Sale of Two Year Olds in Training Consignor Contract Entry Deadline: December 2, 2016 Sale Date: March 14-15, 2017 Under Tack: March 9-11, 2017 Read More...

OBS Yearling Sale moving to October in 2017

OBS Sales | 2 weeks ago
The Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company has announced that its 2017 Yearling Sale will be moved from August to October. The Selected Yearling Sale is scheduled for Tuesday, October 10th with the Open Yearling Sale to be held Wednesday and Thursday, … Read More...

Shane’s Girlfriend scores in the Delta Downs Princess Stakes

OBS Sales | 2 weeks ago
ERJ Racing LLC, W.C. Racing & Dennis O’Neill’s Shane’s Girlfriend is two for two and a graded stakes winner after taking command of Saturday’s $400,000 Delta Downs Princess Stakes (G3) on the  turn and romping from there to a 13-1/4 … Read More...

Mr. Jordan takes the Millions Classic Preview in track record time

OBS Sales | 3 weeks ago
David Melin, Leon Ellman and Laurie Plesa’s Mr. Jordan relaxed just off the leaders in the $100,000 Millions Classic Preview Stakes at Gulfstream Park West on Saturday, moved to take charge a furlong from home then dew off to win by … Read More...

The 2017 OBS Two Year Old Sale Season

OBS Sales | 4 weeks ago
The 2017 OBS Two Year Old Sale Newsletter       March Sale of Two Year Olds in Training Consignor Contract Entry Deadline: December 2, 2016 Sale Date: March 14-15, 2017 Under Tack: March 9-11, 2017 Read More...

Dancing Rags carries on OBS tradition in Keeneland’s G1 Alcibiades

OBS Sales | 4 weeks ago
Chadds Ford Stable’s Dancing Rags stepped into Keeneland’s Darley Alcibiades Stakes (G1) straight off a September maiden victory at Laurel and handled the raise in class with ease, taking command in the stretch and holding off a late run to win by … Read More...

Noted and Quoted – two time OBS grad a grade one stakes winner

OBS Sales | 4 weeks ago
Speedway Stable LLC’s Noted and Quoted made five starts at two for trainer Bob Baffert, with her biggest moment coming when she captured Santa Anita’s Chandelier Stakes (G1) in September. The 2-year-old Florida-bred daughter of The Factor is a two time … Read More...

Celestine – a grade one stakes winner of over $800,000

OBS Sales | 4 weeks ago
James A. Bryan, Jr.’s Celestine was a six time stakes winner since the 4-year-old daughter of Scat Daddy, consigned by Gayle Woods on behalf of Mr. Bryan’s Phaedrus Flights to the 2014 OBS June Sale, breezed three eighths in :32 2/5 … Read More...

Moanin – a grade one stakes winner in Japan of over $1.9-million

OBS Sales | 4 weeks ago
Yukio Baba’s Moanin has won six of his nine starts in Japan since he was purchased at the 2014 OBS March Sale out of the Eddie Woods consignment for $335,000 on behalf of Mr. Baba by Emmanuel de Seroux’s Narvick International after … Read More...

Kilmt – a two time graded stakes winner

OBS Sales | 4 weeks ago
Kaleem Shah’s Klimt is a two time graded stakes winner since his purchase at the 2016 OBS March Sale. After breaking his maiden at Santa Anita, he jumped into the Best Pal Stakes (G2) at Del Mar and was a 2-3/4 length … Read More...

Champagne Room captures the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies

OBS Sales | 4 weeks ago
Ciaglia Racing, Exline-Border, Gulliver Racing, Sharon Alesia, Christensen, and Legan’s Champagne Room, overlooked at 33-1, moved up to take command of the $1,841,380 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies (G1) at the top of the stretch, opened up daylight a furlong from home … Read More...

Champagne Room captures the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies

OBS Sales | 1 month ago
Ciaglia Racing LLC’s Champagne Room, overlooked at 33-1, moved up to take command of the $1,841,380 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies (G1) at the top of the stretch, opened up daylight a furlong from home and cruised from there to a three … Read More...

Frank Conversation scores in Santa Anita’s Twilight Derby

OBS Sales | 1 month ago
Reddam Racing’s Frank Conversation circled horses on the turn from well off the pace in Friday’s $201,725 Twilight Derby (G2) on Friday at Santa Anita, wore down the leaders in the lane and was up late to win by half a … Read More...

REMINDER – OBS Championship Stakes payment due December 1st

OBS Sales | 1 month ago
The 2017 OBS Day of Champions Click here for more information Click here for a nomination blank               Read More...

Big contingent of OBS grads set for the Breeders’ Cup Championships

OBS Sales | 1 month ago
OBS June graduate Celestine is entered in the Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint (Adam Coglianese photo) Read More...

Twenty Seven OBS grads pre-entered in Breeders’ Cup

OBS Sales | 1 month ago
Twenty seven OBS graduates have been pre-entered for the 2016 Breeders’ Cup, to run at Santa Anita on Friday and Saturday, November 4th and 5th. go to an excel spreadsheet of all the OBS horses Four youngsters have been entered … Read More...

Bonita Bianca wins Belmont’s Maid of the Mist Stakes

OBS Sales | 1 month ago
Unbeaten 2-year-old daughter of Curlin gets her first stakes win (Adam Coglianese photo) Read More...

Theory takes the Futurity at Belmont

OBS Sales | 2 months ago
Unbeaten colt by Gemologist is all alone at the wire (Chelsea Durand photo) Read More...

La Coronel captures Keeneland’s Jessamine Stakes

OBS Sales | 2 months ago
John C. Oxley’s La Coronel stepped into stakes company in Wednesday’s $150,000 J P Morgan Chase Jessamine Stakes (G3) at Keeneland fresh from breaking her maiden at Saratoga in her last start. The 2-year-old daughter of Colonel John rallied on … Read More...

Dancing Rags takes Keeneland’s Alcibiades Stakes

OBS Sales | 2 months ago
Chadds Ford Stable’s Dancing Rags marched into Friday’s $400,000 Darley Alcibiades Stakes (G1) straight off a September maiden victory at Laurel and handled the raise in class with ease, stalking the pace, taking command in the stretch and holding off … Read More...

Noted and Quoted scores in Santa Anita’s Chandelier Stakes

OBS Sales | 2 months ago
Last weekend, Speedway Stable LLC’s Noted and Quoted put on quite a show, romping to her first victory by 9-1/2 lengths on August 7th for trainer Bob Baffert. The 2-year-old Florida-bred daughter of The Factor is also a two time … Read More...

THE OBS PHONES ARE TEMPORARILY OUT OF ORDER

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
They should be back shortly, but if this is urgent, please call 352-816-1817 Read More...

Sarah Sis scores in the Presque Isle Downs Masters Stakes

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Joe Ragsdale’s Sarah Sis racked up her fifth graded stakes victory on Monday night, taking the lead at the start of the $400,600 Presque Isle Downs Masters Stakes (G2) and staying there to the wire, holding on to win by a head. … Read More...

Ghost Hunter, Tale of the Nile one-two in the Presque Isle Mile Stakes

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Jagger, Inc.’s Ghost Hunter found room between horses in the stretch of the $200,400 Presque Isle Mile Stakes on Saturday, took control a furlong from home and scored by a length and a half over fellow OBS graduate Tale of … Read More...

OBS Sales 2016-09-12 15:59:45

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Long Lake Stable LLC and Beacon Hill Thoroughbreds LLC’s Tammy the Torpedo picked up her second graded stakes win on Saturday in the $101,000 Violet Stakes (G3) at Monmouth Park, closing on the outside down the stretch and getting up late to win … Read More...

Wellabled romps in the Arlington-Washington Futurity

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Carolyn Wilson’s Wellabled made short work of the  $100,000 Arlington-Washington Futurity (G3) on Saturday, taking the early lead and never looking back en route to a 7-3/4 length victory. It’s the first stakes win for the 2-year-old colt by Shackleford, … Read More...

Klimt captures the Del Mar Futurity

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Kaleem Shah’s March graduate by Quality Road draws off to a 4-1/4 length victory (Benoit photo) Read More...

Union Strike takes the Del Mar Debutante

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Ruis Racing LLC’s Union Strike picked a choice spot to break her maiden, surging to the lead in the stretch of the $300,690 Del Mar Debutante Stakes (G1), taking charge in the final sixteenth and drawing off to win by … Read More...

lesson for Seabastian

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
A filly by Archarcharch and a colt by Dialed In each brought $55,000 to top the second and final Open session of the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2016 August Yearling Sale. Hip No. 672, a daughter of Archarcharch consigned by … Read More...

Former OBS president Tom Chiota passes away at 70

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Tom Chiota, long time past president of Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company, passed away Sunday at the age of 70. He guided the company from its infancy in the late 1970’s as an outlet for local breeders to a thriving sales … Read More...

Our Way takes Saratoga’s Better Talk Now Stakes

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
March grad by Tizway gets his first stakes win (Chelsea Durand photo) Read More...

OBS Sales Calendar

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
View the 2016 and 2017 sales calendar (.pdf) 2016 WINTER MIXED SALE Including Horses of Racing Age Section January 27 – 28, 2016 Under Tack: January 25 (Monday) MARCH SALE OF TWO-YEAR-OLDS IN TRAINING March 15 -16, 2016 Under Tack: … Read More...

Haveyougoneaway scores in Saratoga’s Ballerina Stakes

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
OBS June graduate by Congrats wins her first G1 race (Adam Coglianese photo) Read More...

Syndergaard romps in Saratoga’s Funny Cide Stakes

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Unbeaten April grad by Majesticperfection is all alone at the wire (Adam Coglianese photo) Read More...

Archarcharch filly, Dialed In colt top August Yearling Sale’s second Open Session

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
A filly by Archarcharch and a colt by Dialed In each brought $55,000 to top the second and final Open session of the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2016 August Yearling Sale. Hip No. 672, a daughter of Archarcharch consigned by … Read More...

Flatter colt tops OBS Selected Yearling Sale

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
Hip No. 24, consigned by Stuart Morris, Agent, went to Stan Hough, Agent for Sagamore Farm, for $210,000 (Louise Reinagel photo) Read More...

August Yearling Sale begins Tuesday

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
The Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2016 August Yearling Sale begins Tuesday, August 23rd. There are 1047 yearlings cataloged for the three-day sale, which gets underway at 10:30 a.m. with 274 horses offered in the Selected session. The Sale continues with … Read More...

Pedigree Updates for the August Yearling Sale

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
The 2016  OBS August Yearling Sale is begins Tuesday , and although the catalog was printed in July, timely pedigree updates are just a click away via the sale’s Sortable Master Index on the OBS website at obssales.com.  Up to … Read More...

April grads Harlan’s Harmony, Wellabled one-two in Saratoga’s Skidmore Stakes

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
Curragh Stables’ Harlan’s Harmony is two for two and a stakes winner despite being bumped at the start of Friday’s $100,000 Skidmore Stakes at Saratoga. The 2-year-old colt by Spring At Last trailed in the early going but rallied down … Read More...

REMINDER – 2017 OBS Championship Stakes payment due September 1st

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
The 2017 OBS Day of Champions Click here for more information Click here for a nomination blank               Read More...

Watch the August Sale live

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
OBS August Yearling Sale August 23 – 25, 2016 Selected Yearlings: Hip No. 1 – 274  Tuesday, August 23, 2016 10:30 a.m. Open Yearlings: Hip No. 275 – 660   Wednesday, August 24, 2016 10:30 a.m. Open Yearlings: Hip No. … Read More...

The 2017 OBS Championship Stakes

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
Races: Tuesday, January 24, 2017   Post Time: 1:00 PM Entries: Tuesday, January 17 Scratch Time: Tuesday, January 24 by 10:00 AM The Races: OBS Sprint Stakes Filly Division – $50,000 Guaranteed Six Furlongs (Twenty Fourth Running) OBS Sprint Stakes … Read More...

March grads Klimt, Big League one-two in Del Mar’s Best Pal Stakes

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
Kaleem Shah’s Klimt tracked pace-setting fellow OBS graduate Big League (March ’16) in the early going of Saturday’s $200,000 Best Pal Stakes (G2) at Del Mar and then went after him on the turn. The pair raced as a team … Read More...

OBS graduates having great summer at Del Mar

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
While East Coast OBS graduates spend their summer vacations in the mountain air and cool nights at Saratoga, their California cousins are basking in the sun and enjoying the surf at Del Mar. The big splash to date was made … Read More...

OBS grads enjoying the summer at Saratoga

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
Unbeaten March grad Summer Revolution by Summer Bird wins easily at The Spa (Adam Coglianese photo) Read More...