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Benny the Dip

Benny the Dip
Sire Silver Hawk
Dam Rascal Rascal
Grandsire Roberto
Damsire Ack Ack
Gender Stallion
Foaled 1994
Country United States
Color Bay/Brown
Breeder Landon Knight
Owner Landon Knight & Claiborne Farm
Trainer John Gosden
Record 11: 5-3-2
Earnings ₤876,267
Benny the Dip is a thoroughbred racehorse out of Rascal Rascal by Silver Hawk. He was born around 1994 in the United States, and was bred by Landon Knight.
Major wins
Royal Lodge Stakes (1996)
Epsom Derby (1997)
Dante Stakes (1997)
Horse (Equus ferus caballus)
Last updated on August 25, 2007

Benny the Dip (1994–2004) was an American-bred and British-trained Thoroughbred race horse, winner of the Epsom Derby in 1997 by a short head from the future St Leger winner Silver Patriarch.

He retired to stud in 1998 and stood at Claiborne Farm, USA until 2001 when he began serving at Chevely Park Stud, UK. He was moved to Rathbarry Stud, Ireland in 2003 but was euthanised two weeks after arrival after fracturing a knee in the paddock.


Benny the Dip's pedigree and racing stats




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