Show OCSP Connection?

From what I understand, HTTPS sites that don’t enable OCSP stapling will force the visitors to visit the OCSP servers to check if the certificate is valid/revoked.

I’ve tested quite a few HTTPS sites that don’t have OCSP stapling enabled on webpagetests but none of the runs shows a ocsp connection.

Is this intentional?

Depends on the browser. Chrome (and Firefox now I believe) don’t do OCSP checks unless it’s an EV certificate.

I have an EV certificate for my website with OCSP stapling disabled, but I still don’t see any OCSP checks.

Domain is:

I see the OCSP check in Firefox and Chrome: