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Patrona Margarita, The Tabulator take Churchill juvenile graded stakes

OBS Sales | 5 days 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 | 1 week 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 | 1 week 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 weeks 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 weeks 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 weeks 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 weeks 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...

Hieroglyphics, Small Bear one-two in Saratoga’s Better Talk Now Stakes

OBS Sales | 3 weeks ago
March Sale graduate by Pioneerof the Nile gets his first stakes victory (Adam Coglianese photo) Read More...

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

OBS Sales | 4 weeks 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 | 1 month 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 | 1 month 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 | 1 month 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 | 1 month 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 | 1 month 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 | 1 month 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 | 1 month 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 | 2 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 | 2 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 | 2 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 | 2 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 | 2 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 | 2 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 | 2 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 | 2 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...

Mind Your Biscuits dominates Belmont Sprint Championship

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
April grad by Posse picks up his fourth graded stakes victory (Joe Labozzetta photo) Read More...

Shane’s Girlfriend scores in Iowa Oaks

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
ERJ Racing LLC, W.C. Racing & Dennis O’Neill’s Shane’s Girlfriend overcame traffic trouble on the first turn of Thursday’s $203,483 Iowa Oaks (G3) at Prairie Meadows, ran past the leaders in the lane and drew away late to win by 2-1/4 lengths. … Read More...

Seymourdini gallops in Belmont’s State Dinner Stakes

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
March grad by Bernardini scores first stakes victory by 10-1/2 lengths (Adam Coglianese photo) Read More...

$1.7-million March Sale topper Diamondsandpearls romps in debut at Santa Anita

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Phoenix Thoroughbred III, Ltd.’s Diamondsandpearls, who brought $1.7-million to top the 2017 OBS March Sale, took the lead at the start of a $54,345 maiden special weight test at Santa Anita on Sunday and gave nothing else a chance, romping … Read More...

Irap wins the Ohio Derby

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Reddam Racing LLC’s Irap came from off the pace to catch odds-on favorite Girvin in the final sixteenth of Saturday’s $500,000 Ohio Derby (G3) at Thistledown and outfought him in the final strides to win by a nose. Fellow OBS graduate Untrapped … Read More...

Faypien, Classy Class score Saturday graded stakes wins

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Baoma Corporation’s Faypien stalked the leader in the early going of Saturday’s $201,035 Summertime Oaks (G2) at Santa Anita, took the lead in the stretch then held off challengers on both sides to score by a head. It’s the first graded stakes … Read More...

2017 October Yearling Sale Forms

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Nomination forms for the upcoming sale are available in .pdf format below. Open Sale of Yearlings  Consignor Contract Entry Deadline: August 3, 2017 Sale Date: October 11 – 12, 2017     Selected Sale of Yearlings  Nomination Form Entry Deadline: June … Read More...

Astrology filly tops June Sale finale

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Hip No. 631, consigned by Tom McCrocklin, went to Whisper Hill Farm LLC for $300,000 (Tibor Szlavik photo) Read More...

First Dude colt tops June Sale’s opening session

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Hip No. 199, consigned by Top Line Sales, went to David Dizney Racing Syndicate for $400,000 (Tibor Szlavik photo) Read More...

June Sale begins on Tuesday

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
The 2017 OBS June Sale of Two Year Olds and Horses of Racing Age begins on Tuesday, June 13th and continues through Wednesday, June 14th.  There are 755 two-year-olds and 12 older horses cataloged; both sessions will begin at 10:30 … Read More...

American Anthem, War Story score in graded stakes at Belmont

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
March graduate American Anthem wins the G2 Woody Stephens Stakes (Annette Jasko photo) Read More...

Astrology filly fastest at June Under Tack finale

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Hip No. 631, a bay filly by Astrology consigned by Tom McCrocklin, Agent, breezed  a quarter in :20 4/5 to post the fastest work at the distance at the fourth and final session of the Under Tack Show for the … Read More...

Into Mischief colt fastest at third June Under Tack session

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Hip No. 491, a bay colt by Into Mischief consigned by Thoroughbred Champions Training Center LLC, breezed a quarter in :20 2/5 to post the fastest work at the distance at the third session of the Under Tack Show for … Read More...

Midshipman colt fastest at June Sale’s second Under Tack session

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
Hip No. 354, a chestnut colt by Midshipman consigned by Thoroughbred Champions Training Center LLC, sped a quarter in :20 3/5 to post the fastest work at the distance at the second session of the Under Tack Show for the … Read More...

Jimmy Creed, Kantharos fillies; First Dude, Scat Daddy colts fastest at June Under Tack opener

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
Fillies by Jimmy Creed and Kantharos and colts by First Dude and Scat Daddy breezed quarters in :20 3/5 to share honors for the fastest work at the distance at the opening session of the Under Tack Show for the … Read More...

June 2017 Continuous Under Tack Session Videos

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
   June 7 Continuous Video (1-200)  June 8 Continuous Video (201-400)  June 9 Continuous Video (401-600)  June 10 Continuous Video (601-769) Read More...

Tower of Texas takes Woodbine’s Connaught Cup Stakes

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
Thomas Van Meter II and Scott Dilworth’s Tower of Texas grabbed his second graded stakes win in the $196,750 Connaught Cup Stakes (G2) at Woodbine on Saturday, rallying to catch fellow OBS graduate Commute (August ’13) in the final stride and score … Read More...

2017 October Open Sale of Yearlings Consignor Contracts

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
Consignors now have the option of online entries to all OBS auctions.  Click here to make online entries for the October Open Sale of Yearlings. Instructions to use the system are provided at the top of the online entry page.  … Read More...

Illuminant scores in Santa Anita’s Monrovia Stakes

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
March graduate by Quality Road gets her second graded stakes win (Benoit photo) Read More...

June Sale Supplemental Catalog now online

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
The supplemental catalog to the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2017 June Sale of Two-Year-Olds and Horses of Racing Age is now available on the company’s website at obssales.com. It features Two-Year-Olds by a strong group of proven and promising sires, … Read More...

Quijote leads 1-2-3 OBS sweep of Gulfstream’s Big Drama Stakes

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
Midwest Thoroughbreds’ Florida-bred son of Pomeroy gets hi first stakes victory (Lauren Ling photo) Read More...

American Anthem leads big weekend for OBS at Santa Anita

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
OBS graduates enjoyed a good weekend at Santa Anita, taking three stakes races. China Horse Club, Head of Plains Partners LLC, SF Racing LLC et al’s American Anthem picked up his first stakes win on Saturday in Santa Anita’s $100,000 … Read More...

June Sale catalog now online

OBS Sales | 5 months ago
The catalog for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2017 June Sale of Two-Year-Olds and Horses of Racing Age  is now available via the OBS website at obssales.com. A sortable master index provides searchable pedigree and consignor information as well as … Read More...

Big World, La Coronel post graded wins on Oaks Day at Churchill

OBS Sales | 5 months ago
Maggi Moss’ Big World went right to the front in Churchill’s $300,000 La Troienne Stakes (G1), turned back a pack of challengers in the stretch and cruised home a winner by a length and a quarter. It’s the second graded stakes win … Read More...

Four OBS graduates enter Kentucky Derby

OBS Sales | 5 months ago
Four OBS graduates are entered for Saturday’s $2,000,000 Kentucky Derby (G1) at Churchill Downs, seeking to become the fourth horse sold by OBS draped with the garland of roses at the end of America’s most famous horse race. Lil E. … Read More...