The Maryland-bred Thoroughbred Hall of Fame’s newest inductees are Dave's Friend and Kauai King, selected by a committee of Maryland racing industry members coordinated by the Maryland Horse Breeders Association (MHBA) and Maryland Racing Media Association (MRMA).

The fourth class of inductees into the Maryland-bred Thoroughbred Hall of Fame (MTHOF) were known for their longevity while competing at the top of their game.

Dave’s Friend and Kauai King join MTHOF members Awad, Broad Brush, Challedon, Cigar, Concern, Find, Gallorette, Jameela, Little Bold John, Politely, Safely Kept, Twixt and Vertex and steeplechasers Elkridge, Jay Trump and Tuscalee.

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In January 2013 the Maryland Horse Breeders Association (MHBA) and the Maryland Racing Media Association (MRMA) began collaborating on plans for a hall of fame to illuminate the accomplishments of Maryland-bred Thoroughbreds.