OCALA, Fla. (Apr. 24, 2018) – A California-bred son of Strong Mandate sold for $250,000 at the OBS April Sale of Two-Year-Olds on Tuesday.
The colt is from the first crop of Strong Mandate, out of the Henny Hughes mare Diva’s Tribute, was bred by Richard Barton Enterprises, consigned by Niall Brennan Stables, agent, and purchased by Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners & ERJ Racing.
He is a half-brother of Spectator, winner of the Grade II Sorrento Stakes at Del Mar and third in the Grade I Del Mar Debutante. The colt worked one-eighth of a mile in :10.1.