Wild Zone Colt Fastest At OBS Preview

The following is a press release from OBS on Sunday:

A colt by Wild Zone zipped an eighth in :10 1/5, the fastest work at the distance Sunday among horses slated to sell next week. The workout was during the first session of the Under Tack Preview for the Ocala Breeders' Sales Company's March Sale of Selected 2-Year-Olds in Training. The dark bay or brown colt, who sells March 19 as Hip No. 6, is out of Gloria's Pleasure, by Crafty Prospector, and is consigned by Eisaman Equine, Agent.

A pair of 2-year-olds worked an eighth in :10 2/5. Hip No. 94 is a filly by Montbrook consigned by Robert N. Scanlon, Agent. The dark bay or brown filly is a half-sister to stakes winner Watchfull. Hip No. 185, a filly by Chimes Band consigned by Alidan Bloodstock, Agent, is a half-sister to stakes winner Max's Pal.

Five youngsters shared honors for the session's fastest quarter mile breeze, each stopping the timer in :21 4/5. Hip No. 22, And That's My Story, is a filly by Silver Ghost consigned by Cardinal Hill farm (Norman and Carol Casse), Agent. Hip No 119, Port Au Prince, is a colt by Petionville consigned by Tony Bowling and Bobby Dodd, Agent. Hip No. 127, a colt from the first crop of Breeders' Cup Classic (G1) winner Alphabet Soup, is consigned by Mark Casse, Agent. Hip No. 193, a filly by Storm Creek, is consigned by Mike Akoury, Jr., Agent. Hip No. 199, Lunar Bounty, is a colt by Migrating Moon consigned by Lynne Martin, Agent.

The Video Preview continues Monday morning at 9:00 a.m.

The March Sale is scheduled for Tuesday and Wednesday, March 20 and 21, beginning the day after the OBS Day of Champions race card on Monday, March 19. The regular Under Tack Show is scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, March 17 -18. Again, both sessions get underway at 9:00 a.m.

As always, all workouts were videotaped will be available for viewing at the sales grounds and for in-room viewing at Steinbrenner's Ramada Inn, The Courtyard by Marriott and the Ocala Hilton, plus lobby viewing will be available at the Holiday Inn. Under Tack Show results will be posted in the OBS web site at http://www.obssales.com approximately one hour after the conclusion of each session.

In addition Under Tack results, the OBS web site includes sales results, the latest news regarding OBS graduates, sales schedules, nominations, credit requests, travel information and other news relevant to OBS consignors and customers. E-Mail should be addressed to mailto: obs@obssales.com. For catalogs or more information regarding the OBS Championship Stakes, March Sale or OBS web site, please call (352) 237-2154.