OBS Sales

Mr. Misunderstood captures Churchill’s Commonwealth Turf Stakes

OBS Sales | 4 days ago
Flurry Racing Stables LLC’s Mr. Misundertood is six for seven this year and a graded stakes winner after circling horses to take command of Saturday’s $100,000 Commonwealth Turf Stakes (G3) at Churchill Downs in the stretch and easing away to … Read More...

Stormy Liberal wins the Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint

OBS Sales | 1 week ago
Rockingham Ranch’s Stormy Liberal, ignored at 30-1, saved ground in the early going of the $1-million Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint (G1) at Del Mar, came off the rail after straightening away in the stretch and was up in the final strides to beat …... Read More...

March Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training Consignor Contract

OBS Sales | 1 week ago
Consignors now have the option of online entries to all OBS auctions.  Click here to make online entries for the March Sale of Two-Year-Olds. Instructions to use the system are provided at the top of the online entry page.  Click … Read More...

Stormy Liberal a millionaire after scoring in the Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint

OBS Sales | 2 weeks ago
Rockingham Ranch’s Stormy Liberal saved ground in the early going of the $1-million Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint (G1) at Del Mar, came off the rail after straightening away in the stretch and was up in the final strides to beat stablemate Richard’s &#8230... Read More...

Tower of Texas takes Woodbine’s Labeeb Stakes

OBS Sales | 2 weeks ago
Thomas Van Meter II and Scott Dilworth’s Tower of Texas was last of four in the early going of Woodbine’s $116,000 Labeeb Stakes on Saturday, rallied on the outside to reach contention, took over a furlong from home and scored by half … Read More...

Collected heads contingent of 24 OBS grads entered in Breeders’ Cup

OBS Sales | 2 weeks ago
Speedway Stable LLC’s Collected heads a contingent of 24 OBS graduates into the 2017 Breeders’ Cup, set for Friday and Saturday, November 3 & 4 at Del Mar. Collected comes into Saturday’s $6-million Breeders’ Classic (G1) off a wire to wire victory... Read More...

Top of the Game takes Santa Anita’s Comma to the Top Stakes

OBS Sales | 3 weeks ago
Holly and David Wilson’s Top of the Game took charge of the $73,690 Comma to the Top Stakes on Saturday at Santa Anita after straightening away in the stretch, opened a long lead a furlong from home and coasted from … Read More...

Lovely Bernadette wins Keeneland’s Valley View Stakes

OBS Sales | 4 weeks ago
James M. Miller’s Lovely Bernadette sat just off the leaders in Friday’s $150,000 Valley View Stakes (G3) at Keeneland, took charge in deep stretch and eased away late to win by a length and a half. It’s the first graded … Read More...

La Coronel captures Keeneland’s Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup Stakes

OBS Sales | 1 month ago
John C. Oxley’s La Coronel took the lead at the start of the $500,000 Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup Stakes (G1) at Keeneland on Saturday and never gave it up, holding on gamely and scoring by half a length. It’s the fourth … Read More...

Engage wins the Futurity at Belmont Park

OBS Sales | 1 month ago
Colt by Into Mischief scores his first graded stakes victory (Viola Jasko photo) Read More...

The OBS Sale Calendar

OBS Sales | 1 month ago
View the 2017 and 2018 sales calendar (.pdf) 2018 WINTER MIXED SALE Including Horses of Racing Age Section January 24 – 26, 2018 (Closing November 10, 2017 – Extended Deadline for HRA) Under Tack: January 22 (Monday) 10:00 AM MARCH … Read More...

Uncaptured filly tops Open Yearling Sale

OBS Sales | 1 month ago
Hip No. 545, Catherinethegreat, a daughter of Uncaptured consigned by Turtle Pond Farm, Agent, was sold to John C. Oxley for $170,000 to top the Open session of the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2017 October Yearling Sale. The gray or … Read More...

Watch the Sale Live

OBS Sales | 1 month ago
Click here to go to the live stream If you experience an error message while using Internet Explorer, please switch to a different browser, for example Google Chrome, Firefox, Safari or Opera Read More...

Colt by Violence tops Selected Yearling Sale

OBS Sales | 1 month ago
John C. Oxley went to $275,000 for Hip No. 126, a son of Violence consigned by Kaizen Sales (Richard Kent), Agent, to top the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2017 Selected Yearling Sale. The dark bay or brown colt is out … Read More...

October Yearling Sale begins Tuesday, October 10

OBS Sales | 1 month ago
The Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2017 October Yearling Sale begins Tuesday, October 10th. There are 619 yearlings cataloged for the two-day sale, which gets underway at 12:00 noon with the Selected session (Hip No.’s 1 – 188, supplements 189 – … Read More...

Bucchero captures Keeneland’s Woodford Stakes

OBS Sales | 1 month ago
Ironhorse Racing Stable LLC’s Bucchero tracked the leader into the stretch of Saturday’s $200,000 Woodford Stakes (G2) at Keeneland, took command inside the eighth pole and eased away to win by a length and three quarters. It’s the first graded … Read More...

Winter Mixed Sale Consignor Contracts

OBS Sales | 1 month ago
Consignors now have the option of online entries to all OBS auctions.  Click here to make online entries for the Winter Mixed Sale including the Horses of Racing Age Section. Instructions to use the system are provided at the top … Read More...

Significant Form wins Belmont’s Miss Grillo Stakes

OBS Sales | 2 months ago
April grad by Creative Cause breaks her maiden in G3 style (Adam Coglianese photo) Read More...

October Selected Yearling photos now online

OBS Sales | 2 months ago
Available conformation photos of the 2017 OBS October Selected Yearlings are now online and may be viewed via the OBS website, and accessed through the Sale’s Sortable Master & Photo Index. Additional photos will be posted as they become available, so please … Read More...

October Yearling sale supplements now online

OBS Sales | 2 months ago
The supplemental catalog to the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2017 October Yearling Sale is now available on the company’s website at obssales.com. Thirteen yearlings have been supplemented to the Selected Yearling Sale as Hip No.’s 189 – 201. Sixteen yearlings … Read More...

Celebration of Life set for Ocala horseman Lee Parker

OBS Sales | 2 months ago
Elmer Leland (Lee) Parker, Jr. passed away on August 31, 2017 in Crystal River, Florida, at the age of 78. Lee was born with a love of horses and grew up riding them. While living in Miami running his sod … Read More...

Untrapped takes Remington’s Oklahoma Derby

OBS Sales | 2 months ago
Michael Langford’s Untrapped sat just off the pace in Sunday’s $400,000 Oklahoma Derby (G3) at Remington Park, moved to the leaders on the outside down the stretch and drew off late to win by a length and three quarters. It’s … Read More...

October Yearling Sale supplemental catalog now online

OBS Sales | 2 months ago
The supplemental catalog to the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2017 October Yearling Sale is now available on the company’s website at obssales.com. Xxxxx yearlings have been supplemented to the Selected Yearling Sale as Hip No.’s 189 – xxx. Xxxx yearlings … Read More...

Patrona Margarita, The Tabulator take Churchill juvenile graded stakes

OBS Sales | 2 months ago
OBS graduates captured both ends of Churchill’s graded stakes doubleheader for 2-year-olds on Saturday, including a one-two finish by alumni of last year’s Yearling Sale. Craig D. Upham’s Patrona Margarita was overlooked at 23-1 in the $200,000 Pocahontas Stakes (G2), … Read More...

OBS graduates capture eight weekend stakes races

OBS Sales | 2 months ago
Flurry Racing Stables LLC’s Mr. Misundertood came from just off the pace to take charge of Saturday’s $200,000 Super Derby at Louisiana Downs a furlong from home and drew away from there to beat fellow OBS graduate Phat Man (March … Read More...

OBS resumes operation after Hurricane Irma

OBS Sales | 2 months ago
OBS is resuming normal operations after minimal damage and loss of electric service caused by Hurricane Irma, with the exception of Ocala Gainesville Poker and Jai Alai, which still has no electric service. OBS Sales The office will reopen for business … Read More...

Kentucky Downs’ Old Friends Stakes goes to Sir Dudley Digges

OBS Sales | 2 months ago
Ken and Sarah Ramsey’s Sir Dudley Digges came wide off the turn into the stretch of Thursday’s $150,000 Old Friends Stakes at Kentucky Downs, battled down the lane and got up in the final yards to win by a head. … Read More...

Snapper Sinclair scores in Turf Showcase Juvenile Stakes at Kentucky Downs

OBS Sales | 2 months ago
Bloom Racing Stable’s Snapper Sinclair came from just off the pace in the $350,000 Fasig-Tipton Turf Showcase Juvenile Stakes at Kentucky Downs on Wednesday, took command a furlong from home and drew away to a 1-3/4 length victory. It’s the … Read More...

Madefronlucky romps in Greenwood Cup Stakes at Parx

OBS Sales | 2 months ago
Cheyenne Stables LLC and Mac Nichol’s millionaire Madefromlucky surged to the front at the head of the stretch in Parx Racing’s $200,000 Greenwood Cup Stakes (G3) on Monday and the race was over, drawing away with every stride on his way to … Read More...

October Yearling Sale catalog now online

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
The catalog for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2017 October Yearling Sale is now available via the OBS website at www.obssales.com. The website features a sortable master index for the catalog and links to daily pedigree updates. The iPad version … Read More...

Giant Expectations takes Del Mar’s Pat O’Brien Stakes

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Colt by Frost Giant bests fellow OBS graduate Calculator for his first graded stakes win (Benoit photo) Read More...

Conquest Panthera wins Woodbine’s Play the King Stakes

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Gary Barber’s Conquest Panthera relaxed off the early pace in Woodbine’s $175,000 Play the King Stakes (G2), circled horses on the turn to reach contention turning for home, then ran down the leader in the final yards to win by … Read More...

Collected a millionaire after winning Del Mar’s Pacific Classic

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Speedway Stable LLC’s Collected is the newest OBS millionaire after a wire to wire win in Del Mar’s $1,000,000 Pacific Classic (G1). He took the lead at the start, turned back San Diego Handicap (G2) winner Accelerate on the turn then held … Read More...

Literata scores in Saratoga Dew Stakes at the Spa

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Michael Dubb’s August Yearling Sale graduate picks up her first stakes win (Adam Coglianese photo) Read More...

Rivers Run Deep a millionaire after winning Thistledown’s Honey Jay Stakes

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Driver, Ywachetta and Travis’ Rivers Run Deep is the newest OBS millionaire after rallying to take the lead in the stretch of Saturday’s $75,000 Honey Jay Stakes at Thistledown and drawing away from there to a 2-1/4 length victory. It’s the fourteenth … Read More...

Run Away and Pure Silver romp to graded wins at Del Mar and Saratoga

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Kaleem Shah’s Run Away is all alone at the finish of Del Mar’s G2 Best Pal Stakes (Benoit photo) Read More...

Take Charge Paula takes Delaware’s White Clay Creek Stakes

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Bruce Tallisman’s Take Charge Paula is two for two and a stakes winner. After taking the lead shortly after the start of Wednesday’s $50,375 White Clay Creek Stakes at Delaware Park, she turned back a challenge on the turn and … Read More...

2017 October Yearling Sale

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Catalog   Selected Yearlings Hip # 1 – xxx Tuesday, October 10 10:30 a.m. Open Yearlings Wednesday, October 11 10:30 a.m. (Hip # xxx – xxx) Thursday, October 12 10:30 a.m. (Hip # xxx – xxxx) Repository Information                Conditions of Sale    … Read More...

Green Mask a millionaire after scoring in Saratoga’s Troy Stakes

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
April Sale grad by Mizzen Mast picks up his third stakes win of the year (Susie Raisher photo) Read More...

Sharp Azteca romps to track record in Monmouth Cup Stakes

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
Gelfenstein Farm’s Sharp Azteca is on verge of a million in earnings after a track record performance in Sunday’s $100,000 Monmouth Cup Stakes (G3). After pressing the pace in the early going, he went after the leader on the far turn, took … Read More...

Unbeaten Coal Front captures Saratoga’s Amsterdam Stakes

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
Robert LaPenta and Head of Plains Partners LLC’s colt by Stay Thirsty is three for three (Adam Coglianese photo) Read More...

Unbeaten Coal Front captures Saratoga’s Amsterdam Stakes

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
Robert LaPenta and Head of Plains Partners LLC’s colt by Stay Thirsty is three for three (Adam Coglianese photo) Read More...

Outplay leads OBS sweep of Saratoga’s Curlin Stakes

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
Repole Stable’s March graduate colt by Bernardini scores his first stakes victory (Adam Coglianese photo) Read More...

Celtic Chaos scores in Saratoga’s John Morrissey Stakes

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
Zilla Racing Stables’ April Sale graduate by Dublin rallies for his first stakes victory (Chelsea Durand photo) Read More...

Nikki My Darling takes the Queen City Oaks

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
Loooch Racing Stables, Inc. and Imaginary Stables’ Nikki My Darling took the lead at the start of the $75,000 Norm Barron Queen City Oaks at Belterra Park on Sunday and never looked back, drawing away late to beat fellow OBS … Read More...

OBS grads Irap, Overture sweep Indiana Derby and Oaks

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
Reddam Racing LLC’s Irap circled horses on the turn to take command of Saturday’s $500,000 Indiana Derby (G3) at Indiana Grand Race Course, then drew away in the stretch to an easy five length victory. Fellow OBS graduate Untrapped (April ’16) … Read More...