OBS Sales

2015 Sales Calendar

OBS Sales | 7 days ago
View the 2015 sales calendar (.pdf) 2015 Sales Calendar:Fee Schedule 2015 OBS CHAMPIONSHIP STAKES January 27, 2015 WINTER MIXED SALE Including Horses of Racing Age Section January 28 – 29, 2015 Under Tack: January 26 (Monday) 10:00 AM (Closing November, … Read More...

2015 Winter Mixed Sale

OBS Sales | 7 days ago
2015 Winter Mixed SaleIncluding Horses of Racing Age SectionJanuary 28 – 29, 2015 Closing November 14, 2014Extended Deadline for Horses of Racing AgeUnder Tack: January 26 (Monday), 10 A.M.       Read More...

Champion OBS graduate Stardom Bound’s full brother tops Fall Sale’s Racing Age Section

OBS Sales | 1 week ago
Hip No. 532, a son of Tapit consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, went to Gerald Frankel for $370,000 to top the Horses of Racing Age Section of the  Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2014 Fall Mixed Sale.  The unraced 2-year-old bay … Read More...

Alexandra’s Grace tops Fall Sale’s Consignor Preferred Session

OBS Sales | 1 week ago
Hip No. 149, Alexandra’s Grace, a mare in foal to Bodemeister consigned by Sequel Bloodstock, Inc., Agent, was sold to Kenneth L. & Sarah K. Ramsey for $120,000 to top the Consignor Preferred session of the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s … Read More...

Da Stoops colt, Medaglia d’Oro filly fastest at Fall Sale Under Tack Show

OBS Sales | 1 week ago
A colt by Da Stoops and a filly by Medaglia d’Oro worked three eighths in :32 3/5 to post the fastest works at the distance at the Under Tack Show for the Horses of Racing Age section of the Ocala … Read More...

Fall Mixed Sale begins Tuesday; Under Tack Show Monday

OBS Sales | 2 weeks ago
The Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2014 Winter Mixed Sale begins Tuesday, October 14th.  A total of 575 horses have been cataloged for the two day auction, beginning with Hip Numbers 1- 238 selling in the Consignor Preferred session. Hip Numbers … Read More...

Carpe Diem romps in the Breeders’ Futurity at Keeneland

OBS Sales | 3 weeks ago
WinStar Farm LLC and Stonestreet Stables LLC’s unbeaten Carpe Diem staked a claim to leadership of his division with a powerful performance in the $500,000 Claiborne Breeders’ Futurity (G1) at Keeneland, taking command at the head of the stretch and drawing … Read More...

East Hall takes the Indiana Derby

OBS Sales | 3 weeks ago
H. Jack Hendricks and Roger Justice’s Ohio Derby winner East Hall was overlooked at 16-1 in Saturday’s $507,100 Indiana Derby (G2), but the 3-year-old Florida-bred gelding by Graeme Hall tracked front-running Vicar’s in Trouble from the start, chased him down the … Read More...

Stephanie’s Kitten wins Belmont’s Flower Bowl Invitational Stakes

OBS Sales | 4 weeks ago
Ken & Sarah Ramsey’s Stephanie’s Kitten added Belmont’s $600,000 Flower Bowl Invitational (G1) to her resume on Saturday, relaxing off the pace down the backstretch, rolling into the lane on the outside and running by the leaders to score by a length … Read More...

Less Than Perfect, Bourbon Cowboy one-two in Dixon Memorial at Presque Isle

OBS Sales | 4 weeks ago
Clyde D. Rice’s Less Than Perfect dueled for the lead from the start of Thursday’s $100,200 Fitz Dixon, Jr. Memorial Juvenile Stakes at Presque Isle Downs, took charge at the top of the stretch and drew away to a 2-1/4 length victory … Read More...

Saratoga Heater scores in Belmont’s Bertram F. Bongard Stakes

OBS Sales | 1 month ago
P. R. Racing’s Saratoga Heater jumped into stakes company off a maiden win in August, went to the front in Saturday’s $150,000 Bertram F. Bongard Stakes at Belmont and was never headed, splashing to a four length victory over fellow … Read More...

Fall Sale’s Racing Age section closing Monday, September 22

OBS Sales | 1 month ago
Horsemen are reminded that the Horses of Racing Age section of the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2014 Fall Mixed Sale is closing on Monday, September 22nd. The Consignor Contract form is available via the OBS website at http://www.obssales.com/2014/09/the-2014-obs-fall-mixed-sale// A catalog … Read More...

Cinco Charlie scores in Delaware’s First State Dash

OBS Sales | 1 month ago
William & Corrine Heiligbrodt’s Cinco Charlie, the first graded stakes winner of the OBS graduate class of 2014, added Delaware Park’s $75,525 First State Dash Stakes to his resume on Saturday, taking over turning for home and then drawing away to an … Read More...

Fall Mixed Sale catalog now online

OBS Sales | 1 month ago
The catalog for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2014 Fall Mixed Sale is now available on the OBS website at http://obssales.com. The sortable master index provides searchable pedigree and consignor information as well as access to pedigree updates occurring since … Read More...

October 14 workng

OBS Sales | 1 month ago
Catalog Consignor Preferred: Tuesday, October 14, 2014 10:30 a.m. Hip No.’s 1 – 238  Open: Wednesday, October 15, 2014 10:30 a.m.   Hip No.’s 239 – 470 Horses of Racing Age: Wednesday, October 15, 2014 – Hip No.’s 471 - … Read More...

The 2014 OBS Fall Mixed Sale

OBS Sales | 1 month ago
FALL MIXED SALEIncluding Horses of Racing Age Section October 14 – 15, 2014(Closed August 1, 2014 – Extended Deadline HRA: September 22)Under Tack: Monday, October 13Preferred Session: Tuesday October 14 10:30 a.m.Open Session & Horses of Racing Age: 10:30 a.m. … Read More...

OBS grads score seven weekend stakes wins

OBS Sales | 1 month ago
Just For Fun Stable LLC’s Decisive Moment took the lead at the start in Sunday’s $200,800 Presque Isle Mile Stakes and stubbornly kept it the whole way, holding off a late run in the final yards and winning by a … Read More...

2014 Fall Mixed Sale

OBS Sales | 2 months ago
FALL MIXED SALEIncluding Horses of Racing Age Section October 14 – 15, 2014(Closed August 1, 2014 – Extended Deadline HRA: September 22)Under Tack: Monday, October 13Preferred Session: Tuesday October 14 10:30 a.m.Open Session & Horses of Racing Age: 10:30 a.m. … Read More...

OBS on the March at Saratoga

OBS Sales | 2 months ago
V. E. Day's Travers led the OBS victory parade at the Spa (Adam Coglianese photo) Read More...

Carpe Diem wins at first asking at the Spa

OBS Sales | 2 months ago
The $1.6-million March co-sale topper is all alone at the wire in his debut at Saratoga (Adam Coglianese photo) Read More...

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OBS Sales | 2 months ago
Stonestreet Stables’ Carpe Diem, the $1.6-million co-sale topper at the 2014 OBS March Sale, came out running in his debut in a maiden special at Saratoga on Labor Day, popping to the lead at the break, setting fast fractions on … Read More...

Itsmyluckyday takes Saratoga’s Woodward Stakes

OBS Sales | 2 months ago
Itsmyluckyday gets his first grade one win in Saratoga's Woodward Stakes (Adam Coglianese photo) Read More...

Palace romps in the Forego Stakes at the Spa

OBS Sales | 2 months ago
Antonino Miuccio’s Palace was off half a beat slowly in Saratoga’s $350,000 Alfred G. Vanderbilt Handicap (G1) on Saturday, but chased favored frontrunning Happy My Way the whole way before running past him in the final strides and scoring by a length. … Read More...

Big Drama colt tops Selected Yearling Sale

OBS Sales | 2 months ago
Colt out of stakes winner Doc’s Doll, consigned by Beth Bayer, goes to George Bolton for $230,000. (Louise Reinagel photo) Read More...

Goldencents, Tom’s Tribute score graded stakes wins at Del Mar

OBS Sales | 2 months ago
W.C. Racing’s Goldencents took no prisoners in Sunday’s $250,500 Pat O’Brien Stakes (G2) at Del Mar, going right to the early lead, opening up in the stretch and coasting to a 4-1/4 length victory. It’s the fifth graded stakes win for … Read More...

V.E. Day scores in the Travers at Saratoga

OBS Sales | 2 months ago
Magalen O. Bryant’s V.E. Day came into Saratoga’s $1,250,000 Travers Stakes (G1) riding a three race win streak and the 3-year-old colt by English Channel, overlooked at 19-1, made it four in a row, putting in a sustained run down the stretch … Read More...

The Big Beast takes Saratoga’s King’s Bishop Stakes

OBS Sales | 2 months ago
Alex & JoAnn Lieblong’s The Big Beast jumped into stakes company for the first time in the $500,000 King’s Bishop Stakes (G1) at Saratoga, and although a bit further from the lead turning for home than expected, put in a … Read More...

August Yearling Sale begins Tuesday

OBS Sales | 2 months ago
The Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2014 August Yearling Sale begins Tuesday, August 26th. There are 1,037 yearlings cataloged for the three-day sale, which gets underway at 10:30 a.m. with 258 horses offered in the Selected session. The Sale continues with … Read More...

Stopchargingmaria scores in Saratoga’s Alabama Stakes

OBS Sales | 2 months ago
Repole Stable's March graduate posts her second grade one victory (Adam Coglianese photo) Read More...

Merit Man scores in Del Mar’s Green Flash Handicap

OBS Sales | 2 months ago
Bruce Chandler, Double Kee LLC and Purple Shamrock Racing’s Merit Man got back on track in his second start off a long layoff on Wednesday at Del Mar, rallying down the stretch and getting up in the final yards to win … Read More...

Champion Asia Express wins Leopard Stakes at Niigata

OBS Sales | 2 months ago
Yukio Baba’s champion Asia Express sat just off the pace in Sunday’s $750,000 Leopard Stakes (G3) at Niigata Racecourse, took over a furlong from the wire and drew off to a 3-1/2 length victory.  It’s the second graded stakes win for the … Read More...

Selected Yearling photos now online

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Conformation photos of the yearlings in the 2014 OBS August Selected Sale may now be viewed via the OBS website and accessed through the Sale’s Sortable Master & Photo Index. The remaining pictures will be posted as they become available, … Read More...

Palace takes Saratoga’s Alfred G. Vanderbilt

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
2011 March graduate is the latest OBS millionaire (Adam Coglianese photo) Read More...

Go West Marie takes Del Mar’s Fleet Treat Stakes

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Peter Redekop’s Go West Marie is enjoying life on the west coast after moving to California in June, taking command of the $200,000 Fleet Treat Stakes at Del Mar on Saturday on the turn and outfighting fellow OBS graduate Wonderful … Read More...

New March format kicks off 2015 OBS Juvenile Sale Schedule

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
The March Sale of Two Year Olds in Training will kick off the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2015 two-year-old sale schedule on March 17 with a new open-style format designed to provide buyers with an expanded selection of horses and … Read More...

The OBS Baby Watch

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Zayat Stables' El Kabeir is all alone at the wire, winning a Saratoga maiden special by 10-3/4 lengths (Adam Coglianese photo) Read More...

Fall Mixed Sale adds Horses of Racing Age section

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
A new Horses of Racing Age section will be added to the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2014 Fall Mixed Sale. The sale, scheduled for October 14th – 16th, closes on August 1st, but horses may be entered in the Racing … Read More...

Tom’s Tribute takes Del Mar’s Eddie Read Stakes

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Braly Family Trust’s Tom’s Tribute tracked the pace in Sunday’s $300,000 Eddie Read Stakes (G1) at Del Mar, took over in the lane and scored his first graded stakes win by a length and a quarter, with Spring Up (August ’11) … Read More...

Stopchargingmaria a millionaire after winning Saratoga’s Coaching Club American Oaks

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
March graduate by Tale of the Cat is the 81st OBS millionaire (Adam Coglianese photo) Read More...

Istanford wins Del Mar’s San Clemente

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Ike & Dawn Thrash, Janet Alley and Sam Alley’s Istanford took Saturday’s $201,750 San Clemente Stakes (G2) at Del Mar the same way she beat the boys in the Arlington Classic (G3) in May, taking the lead at the break and never … Read More...

August Yearling Sale catalog now online

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Boasting an increase in size and a several welcome new additions to the consignor ranks, the catalog for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2014 August Yearling Sale is now available via the OBS website at www.obssales.com. The website features a … Read More...

2014 August Yearling Sale

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Catalog Selected Yearlings Hip # 1 – 258 Tuesday, August 26 10:30 a.m. Open Yearlings Wednesday, August 27 10:30 a.m. (Hip # 259 – 648) Thursday, August 28 10:30 a.m. (Hip # 649 – 1037) Sortable Master & Photo Index  Master Index … Read More...

OBS graduates reap dividends in Japan

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Ryouichi Ootuka and his $1.3 million colt out of Weemissfrankie (Michele MacDonald photo) Read More...

Starless Night, Story to Tell score in weekend stakes races

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Tucci Stables’ Starless Night jumped from a front-running maiden win on June 28th into Sunday’s $150,000 Shady Well Stakes at Woodbine and the result was a carbon copy gate to wire win, this time by 2-1/2 lengths. Now two for two with … Read More...

Itsmyluckyday a millionaire after scoring in Monmouth’s Salvator Mile

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
Itsmyluckyday, here winning at Gulfstream, is the 80th OBS graduate millionaire (Kenny Martin photo) Read More...