First 2YOs at OBS April


#1188 C. o/o Ebony Oro

Other 2YOs sold for $190,000, $170,000, $140,000, $120,000, $105,000, etc.



Claiborne stallion Lea impressed buyers with his first-crop 2-year-olds at the OBS April sale, as six of his offspring fetched six-figure prices, including a $430,000 colt. Consigned by Eddie Woods, agent, as Hip No. 1188, the colt is out of the Bob and John mare Ebony Oro. He was bought by Nicholas Bachalard, who signed […]

Flatter’s 3-year-old son Avie’s Flatter, winner of the Kentucky Utilities Transylvania (G3) at Keeneland April 5, was among the winners at the 44th annual Sovereign Awards in Canada April 18. Avie’s Flatter was named Canada’s outstanding 2-year-old male of 2018. Trained by Josie Carroll, he is being pointed to the $400,000 American Turf (G2) at Churchill […]

War Front’s Kentucky Derby-bound son Omaha Beach became his sire War Front’s 20th G1 winner when he captured the Arkansas Derby before a rain-drenched crowd of 45,000 at Oaklawn Park April 13. Winner of the G2 Rebel Stakes last time out, Omaha didn’t disappoint when he returned to the Arkansas track from his California base. […]


Claiborne Farm has been in operation for over 100 years. It is the birthplace of more than 75 Champions and 22 members of National Racing Museum’s Hall of Fame were foaled and/or raised at Claiborne.