The quickest three-furlong breeze was put in by Hip No. 159. The colt, Safe Expectation (Valid Expectations -- Safe Shelter, by Shelter Half), completed the distance in :34 3/5.A half-brother to stakes winners Ms. Deep Pockets and Square Up The Bet put in the fastest eight-mile work of the day. The colt by Montbrook and out of On the Square, by In Reality, stopped the timer in :10 2/5.The under tack show will resume on Sunday at 10 a.m. The sale is slated for Tuesday and Wednesday. (More, Ocala Breeders' Sales Co.)
The same Wild Zone colt that zipped the fastest eighth-mile at the Ocala Breeders' Sales video preview on Sunday took top honors again on Saturday for his :21 3/5 quarter-mile at the first session of the Under Tack Show of the company's March sale of selected 2-year-olds.The colt (Hip No. 6), out of the Crafty Prospector mare Gloria's Pleasure, worked an eighth-mile in :10 1/5 last Sunday.Others with impressive quarter-mile works were a Distinctive Pro colt out of Island Lake, by Meadowlake, and a Polish Numbers colt out of Red Rain, by Secreto. Both -- Hip No.'s 34 and 148, respectively -- stopped the timer in :21 4/5 and are consigned by Eisaman Equine.