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17th winner for FL’s Leading Juvenile Sire Kantharos

Florida-bred Bulguruisinhwa became the 17th juvenile winner from the first crop by Kantharos, when she broke her maiden going 1200 meters on Dec. 14th... Read More...

17th winner for No. 1 Juvenile Sire Kantharos

Florida-bred Bulguruisinhwa became the 17th juvenile winner from the first crop by Kantharos on Dec. 14th, when she broke her maiden going 1200 meters in South Korea... Read More...

Kantharos’ first-crop win percentage among the nation’s best

Kantharos’ incredible 62% winners from runners ranks at the top of the 2014 Freshman Sire list for the Ocala Stud sire... Read More...

High Cotton’s quartet of maiden winners over Thanksgiving weekend

High Cotton’s 2-year-olds were high profile over the recent holiday weekend, with four juveniles racking up impressive maiden wins... Read More...

Kantharos’ Mr. Jordan very impressive in Smooth Air S.

Mr. Jordan established himself as one of Florida’s most exciting 2015 Kentucky Derby (G1) prospects with yet another dominating victory in Saturday’s $75,000 Smooth Air S... Read More...

Kantharos’ Mr. Jordan very impressive in Smooth Air S.

Mr. Jordan established himself as one of Florida’s most exciting 2015 Kentucky Derby (G1) prospects with yet another dominating victory in Saturday’s $75,000 Smooth Air S... Read More...

Kantharos into top 5 with 14 first-year winners

Kantharos, Florida’s runaway Freshman sire of 2014, moved into the top 5 on the General Sire list with 14 total winners... Read More...

Kantharos into top 5 with 14 first-year winners

Kantharos, Florida’s runaway Freshman sire of 2014, moved into the top 5 on the General Sire list with 14 total winners... Read More...

Sweet Return to stand at Ocala Stud in 2015

Three-time Grade 1 winner and accomplished sire Sweet Return (GB), owned by the Red Oak Farm of John J. Brunetti, will join a select roster of stallions and stand the 2015 breeding season at Florida’s legendary Ocala Stud Farm... Read More...

Kantharos’ Mr. Jordan captures $100K Juvenile Sprint S. at Gulfstream

Kantharos’ exciting 2-year-old colt Mr. Jordan captured Saturday’s $100,000 Juvenile Sprint S. at Gulfstream Park West in his first stakes start... Read More...

Kantharos colt impresses in Gulfstream MdSpWt win

Brother Bobo gave Florida’s leading freshman sire his ninth winner from his first crop with a very sharp-looking maiden special weight score... Read More...

Ocala Stud sets fees for 2015 stallion roster

J. Michael O'Farrell Jr.'s Ocala Stud has set stud fees for its seven-stallion roster for 2015... Read More...

Millionaire G2 winner Uncaptured to Ocala Stud

Uncaptured, the multiple graded stakes-winning millionaire and 2012 Canadian Horse of the Year as a juvenile, will stand stud at J. Michael O’Farrell, Jr.’s Ocala Stud in Florida. A stud fee will be announced at a later date... Read More...

Sixth Winner for Florida’s Leading Freshman Sire

Here Comes Adri took to the slop like a pro, and sped to a six-length victory over maiden two-year-old fillies at Delaware Park on September 25th... Read More...

Kantharos firster a ‘Rising Star’ at Monmouth Park

Mr. Jordan turned in a stellar performance Sunday at Monmouth Park, dispatching a very good group... Read More...

Kantharos firster a ‘TDN Rising Star’ at Monmouth Park

Mr. Jordan turned in a stellar performance Sunday at Monmouth Park, dispatching a very good group... Read More...

Fourth winner for leading sire Kantharos

Kantharos, Florida’s leading freshman sire, got his fourth winner on Saturday with Free Flying’s three-length victory... Read More...

Kantharos collects second MSW winner

Ocala Stud's first-year stallion Kantharos got his second winner on Aug. 12 in a 5 1/2-furlong maiden special weight race for 2-year-olds... Read More...

Kantharos sires first winner

Ocala Stud’s freshman sire Kantharos, an undefeated multiple graded stakes-winning juvenile by Lion Heart, sired his first winner Saturday, July 26th when his 2-year-old filly Katie’s Kiss drew off by 5 ½ lengths to win a $43,000 Maiden Special Weight gate to wire at Gulfstream Park... Read More...

Puntrooskie rolls to dominant win in $125K Woodstock S.

In Summation's 3-year-old son Puntrooskie powered to a five-length win in the $125,000 Woodstock S. Easter Sunday at Woodbine... Read More...

Ocala Stud honored as best consignor of 2013

The 2013 Joe O'Farrell Memorial Award was presented to Ocala Stud at the 54th Annual FTBOA Awards Gala on March 9 at the Circle Square Cultural Center in Ocala... Read More...

Ocala Stud honored as best consignor of 2013

The 2013 Joe O'Farrell Memorial Award was presented to Ocala Stud at the 54th Annual FTBOA Awards Gala on March 9 at the Circle Square Cultural Center in Ocala... Read More...

Strong trio cataloged for Ocala Stud in OBS March 2yo Sale

After selling four Grade 1 winners in the past five years at OBS, Ocala Stud is looking to build on that impressive record in the upcoming OBS Selected Sale of 2-year-olds in Training sale... Read More...

First foal is a colt for G2 winner Overdriven

Overdriven, the Grade 2-winning son of Tale of the Cat, sired his first foal when a colt was born late Sunday, Jan. 12th at J. Michael O’Farrell Jr.’s Ocala Stud in Ocala, FL... Read More...

Ocala Stud bred named Japan’s 2YO champion colt

On the heels of his season-ending win in the Grade 1 Asahi Hai Futurity S., Asia Express was named Japan's Champion 2-year-old colt of 2013... Read More...

Asia Express rallies to victory in Grade 1 Asahi Hai Futurity

Asia Express, bred and sold by Ocala Stud, rose to the top of the Japanese 2-year-old division with a sensational victory in the Grade 1 Asahi Hai Futurity S... Read More...

Ocala Stud announces fees for 2014 stallion roster

J. Michael O'Farrell Jr.'s Ocala Stud announced stud fees for its 2014 roster of stallions that is headlined by High Cotton, who will again stand for $7,500 stands & nurses during the upcoming breeding season... Read More...

Prospective, G2 winner by Malibu Moon, retires to Ocala Stud

Prospective, Malibu Moon’s Grade 2-winning earner of $719,130, has been retired from racing and will stand at J. Michael O’Farrell Jr.’s Ocala Stud in Florida for the 2014 breeding season. His stud fee will be announced at a later date... Read More...

Fifth winner for In Summation

Final Step blitzed his foes in a maiden special weight affair Monday at Santa Anita Park, cruising to a 6 1/2-length score to become the fifth winner for first-year sire In Summation... Read More...

Impressive MdSpWt winner for Gottcha Gold

Gotaheartofgold became Gottcha Gold’s latest impressive Maiden Special Weight winner on Oct. 4 when she drew off by 4 ¼ lengths in a $33,000 heat at Calder Race Course... Read More...

Ocala Stud honored as Breeder of the Year by TOBA

J. Michael O'Farrell;s Ocala Stud was named National Breeder of the Year at the Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association’s (TOBA) annual National Awards Dinner... Read More...

In Summation 2yo colt a ‘Force’ in Gulfstream maiden win

In Summation's Tropical Force blew past pacesetter Coro Coro in mid-stretch to break his maiden by a widening 2 3/4-lengths Saturday at Gulfstream Park... Read More...

Kantharos first-crop yearling sells for $300K at Fasig-Tipton

An eye-grabbing colt by undefeated multiple graded stakes winner Kantharos created a buzz Monday at the Fasig-Tipton July Sale in central Kentucky, bringing a final bid of $300,000 from agent Mark Casse to represent the single highest price for a yearl... Read More...

Record-setting G1 winner In Summation sires first winner

Freshman sire In Summation sired his first winner when his 2-year-old colt No Fruit Degroote impressively captured his debut by a decisive 1 ½ lengths in a $38,000 Maiden Special Weight race at Delaware... Read More...

Undefeated Unlimited Budget gets post 4 for G1 Kentucky Oaks

Unlimited Budget, bred and sold by Ocala Stud, looks to extend her undefeated streak to five when she goes postward in Friday's $1 million Kentucky Oaks (G1) at Churchill Downs... Read More...

Three In Summation colts bring six figures at OBS April sale

A trio colts from the first crop of Ocala Stud stallion In Summation have caught the attention of buyers at the OBS April Sale of 2-year-olds in training, with each bringing at least $135,000... Read More...

High Cotton colt brings $600k at OBS 2yo sale

A colt by High Cotton and sold by Ocala Stud was one of the brightest stars after two days of the OBS 2013 Spring Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training... Read More...

Montbrook, four-time Florida champion sire, pensioned

Montbrook, Florida’s four-time leading sire, has been pensioned from stud duty due to declining fertility. The 23-year-old Buckaroo stallion will serve out his retirement at Ocala Stud, where he was born, raised and has stood his entire career at stud... Read More...

High Cotton fillies bring big dollars at OBS March Select 2yo sale

A pair of fillies sold for six figures during the first day of the March 12-13 OBS Selected Two-Year-Olds in Training sale... Read More...

G2 winner Adios Charlie sires first foal

Adios Charlie, the Grade 2-winning son of Indian Charlie, was represented by his first foal when a bay filly was born on March 2nd at Ocala Stud Farm... Read More...

Unlimited Budget shines in G3 Rachel Alexandra S.

Ocala Stud sales grad Unlimited Budget remained undefeated after a rousing 3 3/4-length score in the $200,000 Rachel Alexandra S. (G3) Feb. 23 at Fair Grounds Race Course... Read More...

High Cotton tops Florida second-crop sire list

Continuing his momentum from his first crop in 2011, High Cotton finished 2012 as Florida's leading second-crop sire... Read More...

Tenth winner for leading freshman sire Gottcha Gold

Shuttlecock's one-length maiden special weight victory gave Gottcha Gold his tenth winner from his first crop, second-most of any of Florida's freshman sires... Read More...

Overdriven, undefeated G2-winning juvenile, retires to Ocala Stud

Repole Stable's Overdriven, last year's undefeated 2-year-old and dominant winner of the Sanford S. (G2) at Saratoga, has been retired from racing and will stand the 2013 breeding season at J. Michael O'Farrell's Ocala Stud as a Ocala Stud/Repole Stabl... Read More...

GSW Overdriven joins Ocala Stud stallion roster for 2013

Overdriven, romping winner of the Grade 2 Sanford S. in just his second lifetime start, has been retired and will join the Ocala Stud stallion roster for the 2013 season... Read More...

Ocala Stud 2yo grad Unlimited Budget stays perfect in G2 Demoiselle

Unlimited Budget made the most of just her second career start in the Grade 2 Demoiselle Saturday at Aqueduct, going gate to wire en route to a 1 1/4-length victory... Read More...

Ocala Stud bred Unlimited Budget captures Grade 1 Demoiselle

Unlimited Budget made the most of just her second career start in the Grade 1 Demoiselle Saturday at Aqueduct, going gate to wire en route to a 1 1/4-length victory... Read More...

Mucho Mans Gold shines in maiden win

Gottcha Gold's eighth winner from his first crop came Friday at Calder... Read More...

Kantharos, undefeated multiple GSW juvenile, to Ocala Stud

Kantharos, the undefeated multiple graded stakes-winning juvenile by Lion Heart, has been relocated to J. Michael O'Farrell Jr.'s Ocala Stud... Read More...

Speak Logistics gives High Cotton big chance in BC Juvenile

Florida's leading second-crop sire High Cotton could add to a great 2012 when Speak Logistics contests the $2 million Breeders' Cup Juvenile (G1)... Read More...