Hennessy's Fee Boosted to $60,000
Updated: Monday, October 31, 2005 3:29 PM
Posted: Monday, October 31, 2005 3:29 PM
Ashford Stud, located near Versailles, Ky., has raised the fee for Hennessy
to $60,000 from $35,000. The 12-year-old son of Storm Cat
ranks second on the sires of 2-year-olds list behind fellow Ashford stallion Giant's Causeway
Ashford also dropped the fees of 10-year-old Grand Slam
(by Gone West
) and 11-year-old Tale of the Cat
(by Storm Cat) to $50,000. Grand Slam stood in 2005 for $85,000, and Tale of the Cat's fee was $65,000.
Ashford will announce later the fees for Giant's Causeway and Fusaichi Pegasus
, both of whom stood for six figures in 2005.
Following is a list of all Ashford stallions:Black Minnaloushe
Fusaichi Pegasus TBA
Giant's Causeway TBA
Grand Slam $50,000
Hennessy $60,000Hold That Tiger $12,500
Honour and Glory $12,500
Lion Heart $30,000
Monashee Mountain $10,000
Royal Academy $15,000
Tale of the Cat $50,000
Thunder Gulch $25,000
Van Nistelrooy $7,500
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