Orb

Malibu Moon - Lady Liberty, by Unbridled


bay, 2010, 16.1 hands
Entered Stud 2014

2017 Fee: $25,000
Stands and Nurses

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Kentucky Derby-G1, Florida Derby-G1 winner
Leading sales sire of 1st crop juveniles
Sold $1.25 million colt at OBS March sale
$1 million colt co-topped Fasig-Tipton Saratoga select sale
Leading 1st-crop yearling sire by Avg & Median (2016)
1st-crop yearlings up to $450,000

 

Race Record

Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earned
2 4 1 0 1 $54,950
3 8(7) 4(3) 0 2(2) $2,557,566
Total: 12(7) 5(3) 0 3(2) $2,612,516

Won Five Consecutive Races, including Kentucky Derby-G1, Florida Derby-G1, and Fountain of Youth-G2

Progeny

Overview

In 2017, Sales include:
$1.25 million colt, OBS March sale to Solis/Litt
$710,0000 colt, Fasig-Tipton Midlantic to Dennis O’Neill
$685,000 colt, OBS April to Three Chimneys Bloodstock, agent
$600,000 colt, OBS March sale to Todd Pletcher, agent
$525,000 colt Fasig-Tipton Midlantic to C P Beler
$500,000 colt, Fasig-Tipton Gulfstream Sale to China Horse Club & WinStar Farm
$340,000 colt, OBS April to Donna Clark
$325,000 colt, OBS April to Westbury Stables
$320,000 filly, Barrett’s March select 2YO sale to Speedway Stables

In 2016, Sales include:
$450,000 colt, Keeneland September Sale to Eric Fein
$450,000 filly, Fasig-Tipton Saratoga Select to Juddmonte Farm
$425,000 colt, Keeneland September Sale to Lane’s End
$370,000 filly, Keeneland September Sale to Frank Brothers, agent for Starlight
$350,000 colt, Keeneland September Sale to J.J. Crupi
$330,000 filly, Keeneland September Sale to Fox Hill Farm
$310,000 colt, Keeneland November Sale to Davant Latham, agent
$300,000 colt, Keeneland September Sale to Mayberry Farm
$270,000 colt, Keeneland September Sale to Zoom and Fish Stable

In 2015, Sales include:
$300,000 weanling colt at KeeNov to Norwood Stables
$270,000 weanling filly at KeeNov to Stonestreet Thoroughbred Holdings

In 2014, Sales include:
$1,100,000 mare in foal to Orb

Progeny by Claiborne stallions received a great deal of interest during the highly respected Fasig-Tipton Saratoga selected yearling sale. Leading the way were a $1 million colt by Orb, who was the overall co-sale topper, and a colt by War Front, who fetched the next highest price of the two-day auction. Freshman sire Orb proved […]

In his career debut, the cleverly named Earth became the first winner for 2013 Kentucky Derby (G1) winner Orb by taking a maiden special weight at Gulfstream Park. Showing a great deal of determination, Earth rallied in the stretch to get up by a neck to win at first asking. Trained by Todd Pletcher, the […]

Fasig-Tipton’s Midlantic 2-year-olds in training sale featured multiple high-priced offerings by Claiborne stallions during its two day run in Timonium, Md., from May 22-23. Leading the way was Orb, who was well represented by several members of his first crop. One of his colts, Hip 373, sold for a hefty $710,000 to Dennis O’Neill from […]