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
$1 million colt at Keeneland September
Leading 1st-crop yearling sire by Avg & Median (2016)

 

 

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, first crop runners include:
ORBOLUTION – 1st P. G. Johnson S. @Saratoga

In 2017, Sales include:
$1.25 million colt, OBS March sale to Solis/Litt
$1 million colt, Fasig-Tipton Saratoga t0 Kerri Radcliffe Bloodstock
$1 million colt, Keeneland September to Kerri Radcliffe Bloodstock & Eric Fein
$750,000 filly, Fasig-Tipton Saratoga to Solis/Litt
$710,0000 colt, Fasig-Tipton Midlantic to Dennis O’Neill
$650,000 colt, Keeneland September to Godolphin
$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 to China Horse Club & WinStar Farm
$500,000 colt, Keeneland September to Robert C. Baker & William Mack

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

Plenty of high quality horses were on offer during the first two books of the Keeneland September yearling sale, and of the 13 horses to sell for seven figures, five of them were by Claiborne stallions, which is a healthy 38.5%. Offspring by War Front always prove popular at major auctions, and this year’s September […]

Orbolution was sent off as the betting favorite in the $100,000 P. G. Johnson Stakes at Saratoga, and she didn’t disappoint as she romped to a 4 ¾ length victory. In doing so, the 2-year-old filly became the first stakes winner for freshman sire Orb. After breaking well, Orbolution sat behind leaders Mentality and Oldfashioned Style […]

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 […]