Ocala Stud News

Kantharos | 7/23/2016
Kantharos' stellar 3-year-old filly Ancient Secret kept her record intact with a determined 1 1/4-length score in the $200,000 Lake George S. (G2) Friday at Saratoga...
Overdriven
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...
Kantharos
Kantharos | 7/3/2016
Cajun Delta Dawn, a maiden special weight debut winner on June 10, kept her record intact with a handy half-length win in Saturday's $75,000 Cassidy S...
Kantharos
Kantharos | 6/19/2016
Ancient Secret stepped into stakes company for the first time in Sunday's $100,000 Wild Applause S. at Belmont Park...
Awesome of Course
Awesome of Course | 6/4/2016
Awesome of Course's Grade 2 winner Awesome Banner dropped out of graded company for an easy win in Saturday's $75,000 Big Cypress S...
Kantharos | 6/3/2016
Perfect Kay strolled to a two-length win in her racing debut Friday afternoon at Gulfstream Park...
Awesome of Course
Awesome of Course | 5/18/2016
Fellowship, the multiple graded stakes-placed son of Awesome of Course, drew post 10 in Saturday's $1.5 million Preakness S. (G1) at Pimlico...
Kantharos
Kantharos | 5/8/2016
A late surge by Savingtime carried the 4-year-old daughter of Kantharos to victory in Sunday's $75,000 Miss Grace H. at Gulfstream Park...
Adios Charlie | 4/30/2016
Conquest See Ya, a $600,000 Adios Charlie colt, stamped himself a horse to watch after a turf maiden special weight victory Saturday at Belmont Park...
High Cotton
High Cotton | 4/20/2016
A High Cotton filly that brought $400,000 during Day 2 of the OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training brought abundant praise from her buyer Mike Ryan...
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...
High Cotton
High Cotton | 4/13/2016
A colt by High Cotton zipped through his 1/8-mile breeze in :09 4/5 seconds on Wednesday at the Under Tack Show for the upcoming OBS April Spring Sale...
High Cotton | 4/9/2016
April Gaze proved she was up to the task of facing stakes company on Saturday when the 3-year-old High Cotton filly scored a one-length tally in the $75,000 Sophomore Fillies S...
General News
General News | 4/7/2016
Ocala Stud, which is celebrating its 60th year in business in 2016, has launched a new website at www.OcalaStud.com, featuring a responsive design that allows the site..
Adios Charlie | 3/31/2016
The lone offering by Adios Charile at the recently concluded Barretts Select 2-year-olds in Training sale held at Del Mar brought a winning bid of more than 40 times his stud fee...
Adios Charlie | 3/16/2016
Following a session best :09 3/5 seconds work at the Under Tack Show, a colt by Adios Charlie got plenty of attention in the ring...
High Cotton | 3/15/2016
Ocala Stud’s consignment during the first day of the March 15-16 OBS March Sale of Selected Sale of 2-year-olds in Training included a $280,000 colt by their stallion High Cotton...
Adios Charlie
Adios Charlie | 3/10/2016
A colt by Adios Charlie zipped through his 1/8-mile breeze in :09 3/5 seconds during Wednesday’s Under Tack show...
The Big Beast
The Big Beast | 3/7/2016
Ocala Stud announced Monday that its first-year stallions The Big Beast and I Spent It both had their first respective mares confirmed in foal over the weekend...
Kantharos | 2/27/2016
X Y Jet set scorching early fractions and held off a late challenge to win the $100,000 Gulfstream Park Sprint S. (G3) by 1 ¼-lengths on Saturday...
High Cotton
High Cotton | 2/20/2016
Sonoma Crush kicked off his racing career in fine fashion Saturday at Fair Grounds, winning a six-furlong maiden special weight contest by 1 ¼-lengths...
Awesome of Course | 2/15/2016
Swift Lady sped to a 2 ¼-length victory in Sunday’s $75,000 Sweet Life S. at Santa Anita Park, the first black-type win for the 3-year-old Awesome of Course filly...
In Summation
In Summation | 2/13/2016
In Summation’s graded stakes winner Calculator made a triumphant return to the races on Saturday at Santa Anita Park with a game neck victory in a seven-furlong allowance contest...
Awesome of Course
Awesome of Course | 2/2/2016
Andrew Caufield writes of the exploits of Awesome of Course in the Feb. 2 edition of the TDN...
Awesome of Course | 1/30/2016
The superlatives flowed once again for Awesome Banner following his stellar five-length score in Saturday’s $150,000 Swale S. (G2) at Gulfstream Park...
Prosepective
Prosepective | 1/29/2016
A colt from the first crop of multiple graded stakes winner Prospective sold for $77,000 at the OBS Winter Mixed Sale on Jan. 27...
Kantharos
Kantharos | 1/26/2016
After an early speed duel, Danbury sped to a 1 ½-length victory in Tuesday’s $50,000 OBS Sprint S. at the Ocala Training Center...
High Cotton | 1/25/2016
A 2-year-old daughter of High Cotton topped the Barretts January mixed sale, selling for $55,000....
In Summation | 1/25/2016
R Girls a Charmer kicked off her 3-year-old stakes campaign with an authoritative four-length victory in Saturday’s $100,000 Gasparilla S...
General News
General News | 1/19/2016
Call it a milestone purchase in Florida thoroughbred history. On Jan. 16, 1956, Maryland horseman Joe O'Farrell and his brother, Tom, were part of a nine-person syndicate headed by Bruce Campbell that paid $700,000 for 800 acres of what had been Ocala-based Dickey Stables. Included in the deal were the farm's 16 broodmares, two of which were Noodle Soup and Iltis. Those two broodmares would play key roles in the newly-christened Ocala Stud's quick start to historic success.
Uncaptured | 1/17/2016
Uncaptured, Lion Heart’s multiple graded stakes-winning millionaire son, sired his first reported foal Jan. 3rd when a filly was born at J. Michael O’Farrell Jr.’s Ocala Stud Farm, where Uncaptured is standing stud in Florida...
Kantharos
Kantharos | 1/16/2016
X Y Jet romped in Saturday’s $150,000 Sunshine Millions Sprint S. at Gulfstream Park for the second straight stakes win...
High Cotton
High Cotton | 1/16/2016
Karen’s Silk powered home in the Laurel Park stretch to win the $75,000 Marshua S., giving the 3-year-old daughter of High Cotton her first stakes win...
Awesome of Course | 1/2/2016
Awesome Banner kicked off 2016 with a dominating victory in the $100,000 Hutcheson S. (G3) Saturday at Gulfstream Park, rolling by 4 ¾-lengths...
Kantharos
Kantharos | 12/30/2015
Must just about be Kantharos (Lion Heart), who stands at Ocala Stud in Florida for just $5,000...
Kantharos | 12/20/2015
Kantharos’ leading 3-year-old X Y Jet turned in the best performance of his career in Saturday’s $100,000 Mr. Prospector S. (G3)...
General News
General News | 11/13/2015
J. Michael O'Farrell Jr.'s Ocala Stud has set stud fees for its expanded 12-stallion roster for 2016, which includes new stallions The Big Beast and I Spent It...
I Spent It | 11/4/2015
I Spent It, Super Saver’s juvenile son that won last year’s Saratoga Special S. (G2), has been retired from racing and will stand in 2016 at J. Michael O’Farrell’s Ocala Stud in Florida...
Kantharos
Kantharos | 11/1/2015
Bucchero repelled several challenges en route to a 1 ½-length victory in Saturday night’s $150,000 To Much Coffee S. at Indiana Grand...
The Big Beast | 10/27/2015
The Big Beast, the Grade 1 winner and leading sprinter, has been retired from racing and will stand in 2016 at J. Michael O’Farrell’s Ocala Stud in Florida. A fee will be determined and announced soon...
Kantharos
Kantharos | 10/24/2015
Ancient Secret sped to a three-length victory in the 2-year-old filly’s debut on Saturday at Belmont Park, the 25th winner this year for Kantharos...
In Summation
In Summation | 9/13/2015
Florida’s leading Third-Crop sire In Summation got his fifth stakes horse of the year on Saturday as Formal Summation scored a front-running, 2 ¾-length victory in the $75,000 Laurel Futurity...
Adios Charlie
Adios Charlie | 9/4/2015
Ocala Stud’s freshman sire Adios Charlie, a Grade 2-winning son of Indian Charlie, was represented by his first winner on Thursday when 2-year-old filly R Sweet Exchange broke her maiden first-time out by a widening 3 ½ lengths at Gulfstream Park...
Kantharos
Kantharos | 8/16/2015
Florida’s leading Second-Crop sire Kantharos added to his impressive tally on Sunday when Katie’s Kiss scored a come-from-behind victory in the $75,000 Summer Winds S...
High Cotton
High Cotton | 8/8/2015
Dream of Me rallied up the inside of the Gulfstream Park stretch to capture the $200,000 Dr. Fager S. by 2 ¼ lengths on Saturday afternoon...
Kantharos
Kantharos | 7/5/2015
William Stiritz’s Wildwood Kantharos led at every call en route to a 1½-length victory in Saturday’s $53,700 Purple Violet S. at Arlington Park...
Kantharos | 6/21/2015
Kantharos’ flashy gray 3-year-old son Mr. Jordan, winner of two previous listed stakes, upped his game with a head victory in the $157,500 Pegasus S. (G3) Sunday at Monmouth Park...
Adios Charlie | 4/27/2015
Adios Charlie continued his red-hot commercial success, when a colt from his first crop sold for $420,000 during the third session of the OBS Spring Sale...
Kantharos
Kantharos | 4/22/2015
A flashy filly by Champion Florida Freshman Sire Kantharos sold for $225,000 at the OBS Spring Sale on April 21st, second highest-price for a filly opening day...
Adios Charlie | 3/18/2015
Led by a filly that sold for $675,000, a quartet of 2-year-olds from Adios Charlie’s first crop brought an incredible average of $360,000 at the two-day OBS March Sale...
Prosepective
Prosepective | 1/15/2015
Multiple graded stakes winner Prospective, a son of leading sire Malibu Moon, sired his first foal late Tuesday, Jan. 13 when a colt was born at J. Michael O’Farrell Jr.’s Ocala Stud Farm, where Prospective is standing stud in Florida...
In Summation | 1/10/2015
In Summation’s leading 3-year-old colt Calculator rocketed through the Santa Anita Park stretch en route to a 4 ¼-length victory in Saturday’s $100,000 Sham S. (G3)...
Kantharos
Kantharos | 12/20/2014
R Limo Joe drove right to the lead and kept on cruising, taking a $34,000 maiden special weight at Gulfstream by two lengths in his career bow on Dec. 19th...
Kantharos
Kantharos | 12/17/2014
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...
Kantharos
Kantharos | 12/13/2014
Kantharos’ incredible 62% winners from runners ranks at the top of the 2014 Freshman Sire list for the Ocala Stud sire...
High Cotton
High Cotton | 11/30/2014
High Cotton’s 2-year-olds were high profile over the recent holiday weekend, with four juveniles racking up impressive maiden wins...
Kantharos
Kantharos | 11/29/2014
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...
Kantharos
Kantharos | 11/15/2014
Kantharos, Florida’s runaway Freshman sire of 2014, moved into the top 5 on the General Sire list with 14 total winners...
Sweet Return
Sweet Return | 11/15/2014
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...
Kantharos
Kantharos | 11/8/2014
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...
Kantharos
Kantharos | 10/27/2014
Brother Bobo gave Florida’s leading freshman sire his ninth winner from his first crop with a very sharp-looking maiden special weight score...
General News
General News | 10/23/2014
J. Michael O'Farrell Jr.'s Ocala Stud has set stud fees for its seven-stallion roster for 2015...
Uncaptured | 10/14/2014
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...
Kantharos
Kantharos | 9/26/2014
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...
Kantharos | 9/14/2014
Mr. Jordan turned in a stellar performance Sunday at Monmouth Park, dispatching a very good group...
Kantharos
Kantharos | 9/6/2014
Kantharos, Florida’s leading freshman sire, got his fourth winner on Saturday with Free Flying’s three-length victory...
Kantharos
Kantharos | 8/13/2014
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...
Kantharos
Kantharos | 7/26/2014
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...
In Summation
In Summation | 4/20/2014
In Summation's 3-year-old son Puntrooskie powered to a five-length win in the $125,000 Woodstock S. Easter Sunday at Woodbine...
General News
General News | 3/10/2014
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...
General News | 2/23/2014
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...
Overdriven
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...
General News
General News | 1/11/2014
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...
General News
General News | 12/16/2013
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...
General News
General News | 10/28/2013
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...
Prosepective | 10/23/2013
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...
In Summation
In Summation | 10/14/2013
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...
Gottcha Gold
Gottcha Gold | 10/4/2013
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...
General News
General News | 9/8/2013
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...
In Summation
In Summation | 8/31/2013
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...
Kantharos | 7/15/2013
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 yearling colt at the sale...
In Summation
In Summation | 6/1/2013
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...
In Summation
In Summation | 4/24/2013
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...
High Cotton
High Cotton | 4/23/2013
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...
Montbrook
Montbrook | 4/4/2013
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...
High Cotton
High Cotton | 3/12/2013
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...
Adios Charlie
Adios Charlie | 3/7/2013
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...
General News
General News | 3/1/2013
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...
High Cotton
High Cotton | 1/3/2013
Continuing his momentum from his first crop in 2011, High Cotton finished 2012 as Florida's leading second-crop sire...
Gottcha Gold
Gottcha Gold | 12/22/2012
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...
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...
General News
General News | 11/26/2012
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...
Gottcha Gold
Gottcha Gold | 11/17/2012
Gottcha Gold's eighth winner from his first crop came Friday at Calder...
Kantharos | 11/6/2012
Kantharos, the undefeated multiple graded stakes-winning juvenile by Lion Heart, has been relocated to J. Michael O'Farrell Jr.'s Ocala Stud...
Gottcha Gold
Gottcha Gold | 10/29/2012
Florida's top-three freshman sire Gottcha Gold scored the sixth winner from his first crop when the colt C D Gold went gate-to-wire...
High Cotton
High Cotton | 10/15/2012
J. Michael O'Farrell Jr.'s Ocala Stud announced stud fees for its 2013 roster of stallions, which is headlined by four-time Florida champion sire, Montbrook, along with Florida's leading freshman sire of 2011 and current leading second-crop sire of 2012, High Cotton...
Gottcha Gold
Gottcha Gold | 10/14/2012
Cupids Messenger delivered a strong stretch run to break her maiden by a widening three lengths Sunday at Calder...
High Cotton | 10/13/2012
Speak Logistics led at every call en route to a 2 ¾-length victory in the $300,000 In Reality S. Oct. 13 at Calder...
General News
General News | 10/7/2012
Ocala Stud bred Musical Romance scored a comfortable win in the $55,000 Mike Sherman Memorial S. Oct. 6 in advance of her title defense in the Breeders’ Cup Filly & Mare Sprint (G1)...
Gottcha Gold
Gottcha Gold | 10/4/2012
Gottcha Gold got his fifth winner Oct. 4 at Calder and is now in the second spot on the Florida Freshman Sire list...
Gottcha Gold
Gottcha Gold | 9/16/2012
Multiple graded stakes winner Gottcha Gold got his third winner as a sire Sept. 16 in the first race at Calder...
High Cotton
High Cotton | 8/12/2012
Spurious Precision ran off to a five length victory in the $200,000 Saratoga Special (G2) Sunday at the venerable upstate New York track...
High Cotton
High Cotton | 7/29/2012
High Cotton's leading lifetime earner Currency Swap continued to build on his impressive career with a 1 3/4-length victory in the $200,000 Amsterdam S. (G2)...
General News
General News | 7/29/2012
Ocala Stud bred and sold Gourmet Dinner closed with a flourish in the final quarter mile to prevail by a neck in the $100,000 Majestic Light S...
Montbrook
Montbrook | 7/28/2012
Seven-year-old Shadowbdancing, the leading earner of 2012 for his sire Montbrook, rolled to a dominating seven length victory in the $100,000 Prairie Meadows H...
High Cotton
High Cotton | 7/22/2012
High Cotton, Florida's No. 1 Freshman Sire of 2011, has gotten off to a flying start with his juveniles again in 2012. Spurious Precision made an impressive debut at the races on July 21st, capturing a maiden special weight for juvenile colts on opening weekend at Saratoga...
General News
General News | 7/8/2012
Musical Romance avenged a neck loss in the 2011 Princess Rooney S. (G1) with a half-length victory in this year's renewal July 7 at Calder...
Gottcha Gold
Gottcha Gold | 6/16/2012
Two-year-old My Daddy's Dollars struck paydirt first-time out Saturday in a $39,000 maiden special weight race at Calder, becoming the first winner from the debut crop of multiple Graded stakes winner Gottcha Gold...
High Cotton
High Cotton | 5/12/2012
High Cotton's 3-year-old son Currency Swap scored a measured three-quarter length victory in the $85,000 You and I S. Saturday at Belmont Park...
High Cotton
High Cotton | 4/8/2012
Tarpy's Goal returned from a brief freshening to notch his first career stakes win in the $75,000, seven-furlong Ocala Breeders’ Sales Sophomore S. April 7 at Tampa Bay Downs...
General News
General News | 3/17/2012
Musical Romance's stellar performance the $150,000 Inside Information S. (G2) March 17 at Gulfstream Park...
Montbrook
Montbrook | 3/15/2012
Florida's four-time champion sire Montbrook had another great showing at the recently concluded OBS March 2-year-old sale...
General News
General News | 3/14/2012
An Ocala Stud consigned and bred filly brought $475,000 during day 2 of the March 13-14 OBS 2-year-old sale, the fourth-highest price of the sale...
Montbrook
Montbrook | 3/13/2012
Montbrook made a splash during day 1 of the OBS March 13-14 2-year-old sale with the highest-priced colt of the first session...
Adios Charlie
Adios Charlie | 3/13/2012
Adios Charlie, winner of the Jerome S. (G2) and a leading 3-year-old miler of 2011, has been retired from racing and will stand the immediate 2012 breeding season at Ocala Stud...
High Cotton
High Cotton | 2/2/2012
High Cotton's Grade 1 winner Currency Swap was given a weight of 120 pounds on the recently released. Experimental Handicap, fith best among all 2-year-olds of 2011...
In Summation
In Summation | 1/19/2012
The January 17-18 OBS 2012 Winter Mixed Sale wrapped up recently with highlights for High Cotton and In Summation...
General News
General News | 1/16/2012
The Ocala Stud bred Musical Romance was rewarded for her stellar year with the 2011 Eclipse Award for Champion Female Sprinter...
General News
General News | 1/12/2012
Ocala Stud finished an amazing 2011 ranked fifth among all breeders in North America, with earnings of $4,069,944...
High Cotton
High Cotton | 12/14/2011
Almost a Valentine's 6 1/2-length maiden win on Dec. 14 gave her sire High Cotton his 15th winner from his first crop...
General News
General News | 11/10/2011
J. Michael O'Farrell Jr.'s Ocala Stud announced stud fees for its 2012 roster of stallions, which is headlined by four-time Florida champion sire, Montbrook, and Florida's leading freshman sire of 2011, High Cotton....
General News
General News | 11/4/2011
Ocala Stud bred Musical Romance came on in the final furlong for a stirring 1 1/4-length victory in the fifth running of the $1 million Breeders’ Cup Filly and Mare Sprint (G1)...
Montbrook
Montbrook | 11/2/2011
Big Drama will return to the scene of his greatest triumph, Churchill Downs, to defend his title in the Breeders' Cup Sprint (G1)...
High Cotton
High Cotton | 10/9/2011
Florida's leading freshman sire High Cotton racked up his ninth winner from his first crop on Oct. 9...
High Cotton
High Cotton | 10/7/2011
High Cotton, ranked eighth on the North American first-crop sire list, added two more maiden winners to his growing roster on Nov. 15-16...
High Cotton
High Cotton | 9/25/2011
Northern Cotton galloped to an easy 4 3/4-length victory on Sept. 25 to give High Cotton his seventh winner from his first crop...
High Cotton
High Cotton | 9/5/2011
Currency Swap's big closing move in the $250,000 Hopeful S. (G1) proved too much as the 2-year-old son of High Cotton willed his way to a 3/4-length victory...
Montbrook
Montbrook | 9/4/2011
Back in action for the first time since January, the 2010 Eclipse champion sprinter Big Drama returned with an easy-as-it-looked win in the $75,000 Whippleton S. Sept. 4...
High Cotton
High Cotton | 8/25/2011
High Cotton had eight yearlings sell at the Aug. 23-25 OBS yearling sale, with $65,000 and $45,000 sellers leading the way...
General News
General News | 8/9/2011
Angel’s Tune gave seven rivals of a devil of a time on August 9, becoming the third maiden special weight winner in the past five days for High Cotton.
General News
General News | 8/6/2011
Turbulent Descent powered her way to a 3 3/4-length win in the $250,000 Test S. (G1) Aug. 6 at Saratoga...
High Cotton
High Cotton | 8/6/2011
Currency Swap, a 2-year-old colt by High Cotton, made an dazzling debut with a six length romp on Aug. 6 at Saratoga...
High Cotton
High Cotton | 8/5/2011
Cottonpickinwabbit gave freshman sire High Cotton his fourth winner to date with a 1 1/2-length victory going five furlongs Aug. 5...
Montbrook
Montbrook | 8/3/2011
Blood Horse - Montbrook Offspring. In this continuing series, trainers of the top horses sired by the stallion Montbrook...
High Cotton
High Cotton | 7/16/2011
Ocala Stud's freshman sire High Cotton got his second career winner July 15 at Calder...
High Cotton
High Cotton | 5/19/2011
Ocala Stud's freshman sire High Cotton got his first impressive winner on Thursday, when his 2-year-old son Tarpy's Goal made an eye-catching winning debut in a $49,000 maiden special weight at Churchill Downs...
General News
General News | 3/31/2011
Turbulent Descent and Musical Romance, a pair of Ocala Stud bred fillies, make a formidable duo in the $1 million Breeders' Cup Filly and Mare Sprint (G1)...
Montbrook
Montbrook | 3/13/2011
Tackleberry continued his run at Gulfstream Park with a score in the one mile Gulfstream Park H. (G2)...
General News
General News | 3/9/2011
Turbulent Descent became the third Graded stakes winner of 2011 bred by Ocala Stud, when she set a new stakes record winning the $250,000 Santa Anita Oaks (G1)...
High Cotton
High Cotton | 3/3/2011
A 2-year-old colt from the first crop by High Cotton sold for $70,000 at the Fasig-Tipton Palm Meadows sale on March 3...
Montbrook
Montbrook | 2/12/2011
Tackleberry won his sixth race in his last seventh starts, in the $150,000 Gulfstream Sprint Championship (G2) on Feb. 12...
General News
General News | 2/4/2011
Ocala Stud had a great 2010 on many levels, and maybe none was more special...
Montbrook
Montbrook | 1/29/2011
Montbrook's Tackleberry outran his 27-1 odds to win the $500,000 Sunshine Millions Classic...
Montbrook
Montbrook | 1/29/2011
Montbrook's 3-year-old son The Fed Eased romped to a...
Montbrook
Montbrook | 1/17/2011
Montbrook's Big Drama made more history on Jan. 17 in Miami when he was named the 2010 Male Sprint Champion
Montbrook
Montbrook | 1/15/2011
Big Drama kicked off his 2011 campaign in stellar fashion with a track record-setting performance in the $100,000 Mr. Prospector (G3) at Gulfstream Park
General News
General News | 12/13/2010
Undefeated Turbulent Descent is the latest superior runner to emerge from the...
Montbrook
Montbrook | 12/11/2010
Tackleberry got his second stakes win of the year, and first in graded company, in the...
Montbrook
Montbrook | 11/14/2010
Tackleberry's gate to wire win in the $125,000 Jack Dudley Sprint H. Nov. 13 at...
Montbrook
Montbrook | 11/6/2010
Big Drama proved he is the best sprinter in the land with a gate-to-wire victory in the...
Montbrook
Montbrook | 11/2/2010
Big Drama ranks as one of the top choices in the Nov. 6 Breeders' Cup Sprint (G1) at Churchill Downs. One of a dozen horses...
Montbrook
Montbrook | 8/23/2010
Shadowbdancing, the leading earner of 2010 for his sire Montbrook, went gate-to-wire...
Montbrook
Montbrook | 8/1/2010
Montbrook. Florida's leading sire of 2010 stakes winners with nine, got his fourth repeat...
Montbrook
Montbrook | 7/11/2010
A year ago, it was arguable that the top 3-year-old in the country around one turn was...
Montbrook
Montbrook | 6/27/2010
Shadowbdancing, a 5-year-old son of Florida’s leading sire Montbrook, became the latest...
Montbrook
Montbrook | 6/15/2010
Big Drama didn't look like he's missed a beat with an easy score in the six furlong...
Montbrook
Montbrook | 4/27/2010
Montbrook's daughter Amen Hallelujah will try to make post position 13 a lucky...
Montbrook
Montbrook | 4/25/2010
Shadowbdancing, a veteran stakes performer by Montbrook, shipped from his Chicago base...
Montbrook
Montbrook | 3/17/2010
The best Florida-bred thoroughbreds of 2009 were honored Mar. 15 during the 50th annual awards ceremony...
Montbrook
Montbrook | 2/27/2010
Montbrook's 3-year-old daughter Amen Hallelujah scored her second graded stakes win of 2010 with an...
Montbrook
Montbrook | 1/17/2010
Montbrook closed out the decade as Florida’s Leading Sire for the fourth time when he...
General News
General News | 1/14/2010
In Summation, a two-time Santa Anita track-record holder and Grade 1-winning millionaire, has been...
Montbrook
Montbrook | 1/5/2010
Montbrook claimed his fourth title as champion sire in Florida when the...
Montbrook
Montbrook | 12/7/2009
Exotic Bloom, a 5-year-old mare by leading sire Montbrook, won the...
General News
General News | 10/18/2009
Sweetlalabye became a multiple stakes winner for her sire Sweetsouthernsaint on Oct. 17th when the...
General News
General News | 10/17/2009
Chary, a 3-year-old filly by Florida’s Leading Sire Montbrook and graduate of Ocala Stud’s 2-year-olds-in-training sales program...
General News
General News | 9/8/2009
Fleet Valid, a 6-year-old speedster by leading sire Montbrook, has been red-hot all summer...
General News
General News | 8/31/2009
Ocala Stud stallion Sweetsouthernsaint got his second 2-year-old stakes winner of the season...
General News
General News | 8/9/2009
Sweetlalabye, a 2-year-old filly by Ocala Stud stallion Sweetsouthernsaint, took the opening leg of the Florida Stallion Stakes series...
General News
General News | 8/3/2009
Montbrook, who clearly leads the Florida Sires List again in 2009, got his sixth stakes winner of the year...
General News
General News | 8/2/2009
Montbrook, Florida’s Leading Sire, enjoyed a big day at Mountaineer Park...
General News
General News | 7/26/2009
Florida’s Leading Sire Montbrook picked up his fifth stakes winner of the year...
General News
General News | 7/8/2009
Sweetnorthernsaint, a son of Ocala Stud’s Sweetsouthernsaint, captured his sixth career stakes victory...
General News
General News | 6/21/2009
Montbrook’s leading 3-year-old Big Drama became an equine millionaire on June 20th...
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General News | 5/24/2009
Montbrook’s Shadowbdancing captured his second consecutive stakes win...
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General News | 4/24/2009
Ocala Stud stallion Sweetsouthernsaint enjoyed a session topper during the final day...
General News
General News | 4/13/2009
Dance Caller, a 3-year-old colt by Concorde’s Tune, scored a wire-to-wire win...
General News
General News | 4/11/2009
Shadowbdancing, a 4-year-old colt by Leading Florida Sire Montbrook, earned a 100 Beyer Speed Figure...
General News
General News | 2/18/2009
Ocala Stud stallion Concorde’s Tune enjoyed a wonderful sale at the annual OBS February Select Sale for 2-year-olds on Feb. 17th...
General News
General News | 1/28/2009
Florida-bred Gottcha Gold is a big, strong, fast horse that remained sound throughout his more than three-year racing career...
General News
General News | 12/5/2008
Ocala Stud's Montbrook has enjoyed a Big year – literally...
General News
General News | 11/19/2008
Multiple graded stakes winner Gottcha Gold will retire to Michael O’Farrell’s Ocala Stud for the 2009 breeding season...
General News
General News | 11/2/2008
Beer Pong, a 2-year-old colt from the second crop of Ocala Stud’s Drewman, was impressive in winning an entry-level allowance race...
General News
General News | 10/18/2008
Big Drama added to the legacy of his sire’s success with juveniles...

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