OBS Sales

Calculator takes Santa Anita’s Sham Stakes

OBS Sales | 6 months ago
Richard C. Pell’s Calculator broke his maiden in style on Saturday at Santa Anita, charging to the lead on the turn and drawing away in the stretch, taking the $100,750 Sham Stakes (G3) by 4-1/4 lengths. Fellow OBS graduate Pioneerof … Read More...

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OBS Sales | 6 months ago
Paul P. Pompa’s Night Prowler was way back in the early going of the $100,000 Dania Beach Stakes (G3) at Gulfstream, but the 3-year-old daughter of Giant;s Causeway came running in the lane and closed with a rush to win … Read More...

Ekati’s Phaeton takes Gulfstream’s Old Hat Stakes

OBS Sales | 6 months ago
Filly by Tale of Ekati picks up her first stakes win (Lauren King photo) Read More...

El Kabeir romps in Aqueduct’s Jerome Stakes

OBS Sales | 6 months ago
Scat Daddy colt posts his second straight stakes win (Adam Coglianese photo) Read More...

Distinctiv Passion heads OBS sweep of Santa Anita’s Midnight Lute Stakes

OBS Sales | 6 months ago
Edward J.  Brown, Jr., Alan Klein and Phillip Lebherz’s Distinctiv Passion led an OBS sweep of the first running of the $100,000 Midnight Lute Stakes at Santa Anita, leading all the way and scoring by a length and a quarter over Heir … Read More...

Catalina Red takes Tampa’s Pasco Stakes in track record time

OBS Sales | 6 months ago
Anthony A. Lenci’s Catalina Red chased fellow OBS graduate X Y Jet (August ’13, January ’13) the length of the Tampa Bay Downs stretch before catching him in the shadow of the wire, taking the $100,000 Pasco Stakes by a neck in … Read More...

Cinco Charlie leads 1-2-3 OBS sweep of Fair Grounds’ Sugar Bowl Stakes

OBS Sales | 6 months ago
William & Corrine Heiligbrodt’s Cinco Charlie pressed the pace in the $50,000 Sugar Bowl Stakes on Saturday at Fair Grounds, took command after straightening away in the stretch and turned back a late run by fellow OBS graduate Bourbon Cowboy (April … Read More...

OBS Winter Mixed Sale catalog now online

OBS Sales | 7 months ago
The catalog for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2015 Winter Mixed Sale is now available on the OBS website at http://obssales.com. A sortable master index provides searchable pedigree and consignor information as well as access to pedigree updates occurring since … Read More...

january 15 worksheet

OBS Sales | 7 months ago
Catalog Consignor Preferred Session: Wednesday, January 28, 2015 Hip No.’s 1 – 194 10:30 a.m. Open Session: Thursday, January 29, 2015 Hip No.’s 194 – 392 10:30 a.m. Horses of Racing Age Session: Thursday, January 29, 2015 Hip No.’s 393 … Read More...

OBS grads take two at Tampa

OBS Sales | 7 months ago
Averill Racing LLC, Silver Oak Stable and Gregory Kaufman’s R Sassy Lass sat just off the pace in Saturday’s $92,500 Sandpiper Stakes at Tampa Bay Downs, wore down the leaders in the stretch and scored by half a length. It’s … Read More...

El Kabeir scores in Churchill’s Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes

OBS Sales | 7 months ago
Zayat Stables LLC’s El Kabeir opened a daylight lead under Calvin Borel in the early going of Saturday’s $233,000 Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes (G2) at Churchill Downs, and the 2-year-old Florida-bred colt by Scat Daddy led wire to wire, hanging on for a … Read More...

Leave the Light On wins Aqueduct’s Remsen Stakes

OBS Sales | 7 months ago
OBS April graduate gets his first graded stakes win (Adam Coglianese photo) Read More...

Undefeated Mr. Jordan takes Gulfstream West’s Smooth Air Stakes

OBS Sales | 7 months ago
Colt by Kantharos is all alone at the wire for his second stakes win (Lauren King photo) Read More...

Unbeaten Ocho Ocho Ocho takes the Delta Jackpot Stakes

OBS Sales | 7 months ago
DP Racing, LLC’s unbeaten Ocho Ocho Ocho hooked up Mr. Z on the turn in Saturday’s $1,000,000 Delta Downs Jackpot Stakes (G3) and was best by a nose at the wire after a stretch-long battle. It’s the second stakes score and first … Read More...

OBS grads hit the mark in Japan

OBS Sales | 8 months ago
Look for Japanese owner Yukio Baba to anxiously await the arrival of the catalog for the 2015 OBS March Sale. The sale has richly rewarded his racing operation, as evidenced by the success of two March graduates at Tokyo Racecourse … Read More...

No Problem scores in Del Mar’s Bob Hope Stakes

OBS Sales | 8 months ago
P and G Stables LLC’s No Problem jumped from a maiden win straight into Saturday’s $100,000 Bob Hope Stakes (G3) at Del Mar and came from just off the pace to score a half length victory, with fellow OBS graduate … Read More...

Goldencents repeats in the Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile

OBS Sales | 8 months ago
A frontrunning effort produces the race's first repeat victory (Benoit photo) Read More...

Ocho Ocho Ocho scores in Santa Anita’s Juvenile Turf Sprint

OBS Sales | 8 months ago
DP Racing, LLC’s Ocho Ocho Ocho battled for the early lead in Santa Anita’s $100,000 Juvenile Turf Sprint after it was moved to the main track, opened up in mid-stretch and drew off a 5-3/4 length victory over fellow OBS … Read More...

Goldencents, Secret Circle, Carpe Diem head OBS Breeders’ Cup contingent

OBS Sales | 8 months ago
W.C. Racing’s Goldencents and Michael E. Pegram , Karl Watson, Paul Weitman’s Secret Circle are back to defend their titles as they head a contingent of 19 OBS graduates at the Breeders’ Cup at Santa Anita on Friday and Saturday. Goldencents, winner of … Read More...

Golden Actor, Control Stake one-two in Jean Lafitte Stakes at Delta Downs

OBS Sales | 8 months ago
Thoroughbred Champions Training Center’s Golden Actor shipped to Louisiana off a maiden special win in Miami on October 13,  took command of Saturday’s $200,000 Jean Lafitte Stakes at Delta Downs after turning for home and drew off to a 4-12 … Read More...

2015 Sales Calendar

OBS Sales | 9 months 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 | 9 months ago
Catalog Supplements now being accepted for Horses of Racing Age Section.Horses of Racing Age catalog online on or about December 31.  Consignor Preferred Session: Wednesday, January 28, 2015 Hip No.’s 1 – 194 10:30 a.m. Open Session: Thursday, January 29, … Read More...

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

OBS Sales | 9 months 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 | 9 months 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 | 9 months 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 | 9 months 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 | 9 months 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 | 9 months 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 | 9 months 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 | 9 months 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 | 9 months 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 | 10 months 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 | 10 months 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 | 10 months 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 | 10 months 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 | 10 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 grads score seven weekend stakes wins

OBS Sales | 10 months 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 | 10 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 | 10 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 | 10 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...

capre

OBS Sales | 10 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 | 10 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 | 10 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...