Flashy American, in-foal to Kentucky Derby winner ORB, brought a final bid of $395,000, the sales topper at the two-day Fasig-Tipton Kentucky Winter Mixed Sale.  The 7-year-old GSW/G1-placed mare, hip 426, was the talk of the sale.  She was purchased by Blue Sky Stable out of the Taylor Made Sales Agency consignment. This follows up […]

Firsthand Report (BLAME), the $310,000 Keeneland September Yearling Sales grad made her debut with a gutsy, winning performance in a six-furlong Maiden Special Weight at Gulfstream Park. The Todd Pletcher trainee for owner StarLadies Racing set a pressured pace from the start. The 3-year-old filly by BLAME never led by more than a 1/2 length […]

Kobe’s Back posted an impressive come-from-behind victory in the Palos Verdes Stakes (G2) at Santa Anita, February 7th. The son of Claiborne Farm stallion, Flatter, completed the 6 furlongs in a blistering 1:08.70, pushing his career earnings to $772,250. This was the 3rd Graded Stakes score of his career, adding to a resume that includes […]


Claiborne Farm has been in operation for over 100 years. It is the birthplace of more than 75 Champions and 22 members of National Racing Museum’s Hall of Fame were foaled and/or raised at Claiborne.