Orb

Malibu Moon - Lady Liberty, by Unbridled


bay, 2010, 16.1 hands
Entered Stud 2014

2019 Fee: $12,500 LFSN

Season Inquiries: Bernie Sams
(859) 987-2330 / (859) 233-4252

  • Won Kentucky Derby, Florida Derby, etc.
  • #1 Freshman Sales Sire
  • $900,000 filly at ’18 Fasig-Tipton Gulfstream sale
  • 2019 2YOs sold up to $250K
  • Top Runners incl. SIPPICAN HARBOR (G1) & Multiple SW AUTUMN WARRIOR

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

In 2019, top runners incl.: 

  • TANGIBLE – 3rd Bellerophon S.
  • ORRA MOOR – 3rd Busher S.

2019 sales include:

  • $250,000 filly at OBS March to Deuce Greathouse, agent

In 2018, first crop 3yo winners incl.:

  • SIPPICAN HARBOR – 1st Spinaway S. -G1
  • AUTUMN WARRIOR – 1st Lafayette S., 1st Super Derby Prelude S.
  • ZERO GRAVITY – 2nd Commonwealth Turf S. -G3
  • INSPEIGHTOF – 2nd Treasure Chest S.
  • SCRAPPER – 2nd English Channel S.
  • MALOCCHIO – 2nd Sorority S.
  • POPPY’S DESTINY – 2nd Bertram F. Bongard S.
  • EXPLORER – named “TDN Rising Star” after romping by four lengths in career debut at Santa Anita
  • Other winners include Not Orbinary, Lovin, Der Lu, Zero Gravity, Orbatron, Wellwest, Orbelina, Dixie Fever, Bidding Circle, All Systems Go, On the Hassle, Belles Orb, etc.

2018 Sales include:

  • $900,000 filly, Fasig-Tipton Gulfstream to Baoma Corp.; Donato Lanni, agent
  • $300,000 colt, OBS March to Lobdell Family Stable
  • 300,000 mare Flatter Up, Keeneland November, to Three Chimneys Farm
  • $250,000 filly, Fasig-Tipton Gulfstream to Loooch Racing; Zach Madden, agent
  • $250,000 filly, OBS March to Marc Keller; Fiona Shaw, agent
  • $240,000 filly, Fasig-Tipton Saratoga to Marc Keller; Gainesway, agent

2017 Sales include:

  • $1.25 million colt, OBS March sale to Solis/Litt (session topper)
  • $1 million colt, Fasig-Tipton Saratoga to Kerri Radcliffe Bloodstock (co-sale topper)
  • $1 million colt, Keeneland September to Kerri Radcliffe Bloodstock & Eric Fein

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Orb’s juvenile daughter Sippican Harbor earned a spot in the Breeders’ Cup World Championships with a dramatic, come-from-behind victory in the Spinaway Stakes (G1) on Saratoga Race Course’s closing weekend. Trained by Gary Contessa for owner Lee Pokoik, Sippican Harbor posted an eye-catching, 17-length victory in her previous start. She scored in the Spinaway with […]