Moanin – a grade one stakes winner in Japan of over $1.9-million

Moanin February Stakes grade 1 winner in Japan February 2016Yukio Baba’s Moanin has won six of his nine starts in Japan since he was purchased at the 2014 OBS March Sale out of the Eddie Woods consignment for $335,000 on behalf of Mr. Baba by Emmanuel de Seroux’s Narvick International after breezing an Under Tack eighth in :10 flat. The biggest win for the 4-year-old colt by Henny Hughes was his 1-1/4 length victory in the $1,683,438 February Stakes (G1) at Tokyo Race Course in a track record 1:34 for the 1600 meters. (video) Trained by Sei Ishizaka, he has earned over $1.9-million to date.  watch his under tack video