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Henny Hughes

Henny Hughes
Sire Hennessy
Dam Meadow Flyer
Damsire Meadowlake
Gender Stallion
Foaled 2003
Country United States
Color Chestnut
Breeder Liberation Farm
Owner Zabeel Racing International
Trainer Kiaran McLaughlin
Record 10: 6-3-0
Earnings $1,124,820
Summary
Henny Hughes is a thoroughbred racehorse out of Meadow Flyer by Hennessy. He was born around 2003 in the United States, and was bred by Liberation Farm.
Major wins
Saratoga Special Stakes (2005)
King's Bishop Stakes (2006)
Jersey Shore Breeders' Cup Stakes (2006)
Vosburgh Stakes (2006)
Horse (Equus ferus caballus)
Last updated on November 4, 2006

Henny Hughes is a thoroughbred race horse. A foal of 2003, he was a contender for the Triple Crown in 2006. He was taken off the Triple Crown trail in March 2006. He went on to record three impressive sprint victories in stakes races before failing badly in the Breeders Cup Sprint finishing 14th and last. He was retired to stud at the end of the 2006 racing season.

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Connections

Henny Hughes is owned by Zabeel Racing International and was originally trained by Patrick Biancone but was later transferred to Kiaran McLaughlin. He has been ridden by Gary Stevens, Edgar Prado, Joe Bravo and John Velazquez. Henny Hughes was bred in Kentucky by Liberation Farm.

Breeding

Henny Hughes is the son of Hennessy out of the mare Meadow Flyer. His sire is a son of Storm Cat. His breeding line includes such notable horses as Secretariat and Bold Ruler.

Retirement

It was announced on November 6, 2006 that Henny Hughes would not race as a four-year-old and would be retired to stud. He will stand at Darley Stable and will carry a stud fee of $40,000.

Racing career

Date

Race

Track

Location

Distance

Surface

Condition

Finish

June 17, 2005 Maiden Monmouth Park Oceanport, New Jersey 5 fur. Dirt Fast 1st
July 4, 2005 Tremont Stakes Belmont Park Elmont, New York 5½ fur. Dirt Fast 1st
July 28, 2005 Saratoga Special Stakes Saratoga Race Course Saratoga Springs, New York 6 fur. Dirt Fast 1st
August 27, 2005 Hopeful Stakes Saratoga Race Course Saratoga Springs, New York 7 fur. Dirt Fast 2nd
October 8, 2005 Champagne Stakes Belmont Park Elmont, New York 1 mi. Dirt Fast 2nd
October 29, 2005 Breeders' Cup Juvenile Belmont Park Elmont, New York 11⁄16 mi. Dirt Fast 2nd
July 1, 2006 Jersey Shore Breeders' Cup Stakes Monmouth Park Oceanport, New Jersey 6 fur. Dirt Fast 1st
August 26, 2006 King's Bishop Stakes Saratoga Race Course Saratoga Springs, New York 7 fur. Dirt Fast 1st
October 7, 2006 Vosburgh Stakes Belmont Park Elmont, New York 6 fur. Dirt Fast 1st
November 4, 2006 Breeders' Cup Sprint Churchill Downs Louisville, Kentucky 6 fur. Dirt Fast 14th

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