06/16/2013 8:20PM

OBS June sale: A dozen run fastest furlong at third breeze show


On the third and final day of the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Co. June sale of 2-year-olds in training and horses of racing age, 12 horses tied for the fastest furlong, with a time of :10 seconds flat.

The following horses achieved that time on Sunday over the Ocala Training Center’s synthetic Safetrack surface.

- Hip No. 502, a Grand Slam filly, out of the Forestry mare Emerald Coast. Consigned by Southern Chase Farm, agent, she is from the family of Grade 1 winner Tipically Irish and Grade 3 winner Kingdom City.

- Hip No. 510, a Bernstein filly, out of the winning Pivotal mare Essential Fear. Her page includes Group 1 winner Valley of Gold, Group 2 winner Duff, and Group 3 winner Dublin. She is consigned by Everett, agent.

- Hip No. 514, a Northern Afleet filly, who is the first foal out of the stakes-winning Exchange mare Exe. The Florida-bred filly, consigned by McKibben Thoroughbreds, agent, is from the family of Grade 3 winner High Tech Friend and stakes winner Sergeant Stroh.

- Hip No. 534, a Street Boss filly, out of the winning Fit to Fight mare Fit n’ Pretty, who is the dam of stakes winners Queen Imidala and March Dancer. Bred in Ohio, the filly’s other notable family members include stakes winners Amarata, Cayenne Red, Tommeyesgold, and Coopers Block. She is consigned by de Meric Sales, agent.

- Hip No. 564, a War Chant colt out of the Texas Glitter mare Glittering Georgia. Consigned by Wavertree Stables, agent, the Florida-bred colt’s page includes Grade 3 winner Ruby Rubles and South African champion Up the Creek.

- Hip No. 570, an Offlee Wild filly, out of the winning Seeking the Gold mare Golden Knolls, who is the dam of stakes-placed winner Catinatree. The dark bay or brown filly, consigned by Harris Training Center, agent, is from the family of Grade 2 winner Payton d’Oro and Grade 3 winners Cosmic Tiger and Alphabulous.

- Hip No. 614, a With Distinction colt, out of the Meadowlake mare Icelandic Meadow. Bred in Florida, the colt is from the family of Grade 1 winner Another Reef and multiple grade 2 winner Prayer for Relief. He is consigned by Rice Horse Stables, agent.

- Hip No. 657, a Malibu Moon filly, out of the Grade 3-winning Lord At War mare Lady Dora, who is the dam of Grade 1-placed winner Magical Moon and stakes-placed winner Law N Dora. Consigned by Sequel Bloodstock, agent, the New York-bred filly’s family also includes Grade 3-placed stakes winner Doradoradora, and Grade 2-placed winner Runaway Raja.

- Hip No. 680, a Benny the Bull filly, out of the Silver Charm mare Look Closely. The Florida-bred filly’s notable family members include English Horse of the Year Dayjur, champions Gold Beauty and Sky Beauty, and Grade 1 winners Maplejinsky, Tale of Ekati, and Pleasant Home. Wavertree Stables, agent is the consignor.

-  Hip No. 682, Betterforgether, a Roman Ruler colt out of the winning Lost Code mare Lost Love, who has produced Grade 1-placed stakes winner I Love Silver, stakes winner The Max, Grade 2-placed winner Parting Words, and Grade 3-placed winners Chosen Chief and Maximus Ruler. He is consigned by Stephens Thoroughbreds.

- Hip No. 735, a Cowboy Cal colt, out of the stakes-placed winning Lord Carson mare Carson City Red, who is the dam of stakes-placed winner Red Bengal. Consigned by Hartley/De Renzo Thoroughbreds, agent, the colt’s page also includes Grade 3 winner Praying for Cash.

- Hip No. 742, an Indian Charlie filly, out of the stakes-winning Holy Bull mare Feisty Bull, who has produced stakes winner Julia’s Star. Consigned by de Meric Sales, agent, the filly’s family also includes Grade 1-placed stakes winner Flying in the Lane.

Three horses turned in the fastest breeze for a quarter mile, covering the distance in :20.80 seconds:

- Hip No. 618, an Afleet Alex filly, out of the Dixieland Band mare I’m From Dixie. Her page also includes Grade 2 winners Sweet Vendetta and Continental Red and Grade 3 winner Wayward Pirate. She is consigned by de Meric Sales, agent.

- Hip No. 681, a Graeme Hall filly, out of the Slew Gin Fizz mare Look to the Stars. Consigned by Blue River Bloodstock, agent, the filly’s notable family members include Grade 2 winner Isitingood.

- Hip No. 703, Lateen, a 3-year-old Henrythenavigator filly, out of the Grade 3-winning Spinning World mare Changing World. The Florida-bred filly, consigned by Wavertree Stables, agent, is from the family of Grade 3 winners Reach The Top and Grab the Green.

The two-day OBS June sale will be held Tuesday, June 18 and Wednesday, June 19, with each session beginning at 10:30 a.m. Eastern.

For complete results from the under-tack show and to access a catalog, click here.

Matthew Linda Jr. More than 1 year ago
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