Overdriven
Tale of the Cat - Air France, by French Deputy

UNDEFEATED AND DOMINANT G2 WINNING JUVENILE

Fee: $3,000 LFSN
Overdriven
Overdriven
Tale of the Cat - Air France, by French Deputy
  • Florida's Leading First-Crop Sire of 2016
  • 2016 sales: $525,000 colt at OBS April 2YO sale 
  • Impressive debut winner at Belmont, drawing off by 3 ½ lengths in :56 over track record-setter J C’s Pride, earning a 100 Beyer in July of his 2-year-old season
  • Romped by 4 lengths in the Sanford S. [G2] at Saratoga just 23 days after breaking his maiden, earning a 93 Beyer
  • Undefeated & dominant 2-year-old in New York, with an average margin of victory of 3 ¾ lengths and an average Beyer Speed Figure of 97
  • One of only 3 juveniles to earn a triple-digit Beyer in 2011, faster than Grade 1-winning 2-year-olds Creative Cause (98), Union Rags (95) and Hansen (94)
  • Weighted at 115 on the 2011 Experimental Free Handicap – Higher than G1 winners Alpha (114), Take Charge Indy (113) and I’ll Have Another (111)
  • Joined leading juvenile sire Lion Heart as Tale of the Cat’s undefeated, graded stakes-winning 2YOs with triple-digit Beyers
  • Bred 191 mares in first two seasons.

Overdriven News

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Overdriven | 8/18/2016
First-crop sire Overdriven racked up his third winner on Thursday at Gulfstream Park when Red Crescent led nearly all the way in a six-furlong maiden special weight contest...
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Overdriven | 7/21/2016
Ocala Stud's freshman sire Overdriven got his second maiden winner in as many days when Drive Sandy Drive powered to a 2 3/4-length win in his racing debut...
Overdriven | 4/20/2016
First-crop sire Overdriven was one of the stars during Day 2 of the OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training when a colt by the Ocala Stud stallion brought a top bid of $525,000...
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Overdriven | 1/15/2014
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...
Overdriven | 12/6/2012
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 Stable partnership. His introductory fee will be $3,000 stands and nurses...

Race Record:

Year Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earnings
2011 2 2 (1) 0 0 $126,000
2012 1 0 0 0 $3,750
Totals 3 2 (1) 0 0 $129,750

Won at 2

  • Sanford S. (gr-II, 6f, by 4, defeating Power World, Jack’s in the Deck, Black Rhino, Moonrush, Tarpy’s Gold)
  • A maiden special weight race at Belmont Park (5f, by 3 ½, defeating JC’s Pride, Big Creek, Trumpet Man, Enrico Pallazzo)

Overdriven Generational Pedigree

Dosage Profile:
TALE OF THE CAT (USA)
b. 1994
STORM CAT (USA)
br. 1983
STORM BIRD (CAN)
b. 1978
NORTHERN DANCER (CAN) b. 1961 [BC]
SOUTH OCEAN (CAN) b. 1967 *
TERLINGUA (USA)
ch. 1976
SECRETARIAT (USA) ch. 1970 [IC]
CRIMSON SAINT (USA) ch. 1969 *
YARN (USA)
b. 1987
MR. PROSPECTOR (USA)
b. 1970 [BC]
RAISE A NATIVE (USA) ch. 1961 [B]
GOLD DIGGER (USA) b. 1962 *
NARRATE (USA)*
dkb/br. 1980
HONEST PLEASURE (USA) dkb/br. 1973
STATE (USA) b. 1974
AIR FRANCE (USA)
ch. 1999
FRENCH DEPUTY (USA)
ch. 1992
DEPUTY MINISTER (CAN)
b. 1979
VICE REGENT (CAN) ch. 1967
MINT COPY (CAN) dkb/br. 1970
MITTERAND (USA)
b. 1981
HOLD YOUR PEACE (USA) b. 1969
LAREDO LASS (USA) dkb/br. 1971
TWIN PROPELLER (USA)
b. 1993
KNOWN FACT (USA)
blk. 1977
IN REALITY (USA) b. 1964 [BC]
TAMERETT (USA) br. 1962 *
AHPO HEL (USA)
dkb/br. 1982
MR. LEADER (USA) b. 1966
TIY (USA) b. 1975
courtesy of Pedigree Query

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