Magna Grecia

Bay201616.0½ hh (1.63 m)
Distance won over: 1400m. to 1600m.
Invincible Spirit - Cabaret
Fee for 2020: $22,000

Group 1 Winner at 2, Classic Winner at 3

Won a vintage renewal of the Gr.1 Vertem Futurity Trophy Stakes at 2 and ran away with the Gr.1 2,000 Guineas at 3

  • By INVINCIBLE SPIRIT, like young sire sensation KINGMAN
  • Out of CABARET, a Group-winning 2YO over 1400m by GALILEO
  • From the family of Gr.1 winners FRENCHPARK & PEARLY SHELLS

MAGNA GRECIA, whose 2yo form had been boosted on several occasions during the trials, came into the race with solid claims. Tracking the leader on the stands' rail, he came through to challenge inside the final 2f [400m] and ran on strongly to win convincingly.” - Racing Post after his Gr.1 2,000 Guineas win

  • The only colt by Invincible Spirit to be a Gr.1 winner at both 2 & 3 years
  • His 2019 yearling half-brother by SIYOUNI was bought by MV Magnier for 1,300,000gns

INVINCIBLE SPIRIT - a sire of sires, he already has 3 sons to produce Gr.1 winners at stud - KINGMAN, I AM INVINCIBLE & LAWMAN. As well as leading sires Charm Spirit, Cable Bay, Mayson, Zebedee etc.

“a taking sort physically, robust and well made, a bruiser of a colt” Timeform Racehorses of 2018

One of the easiest Guineas winners I've ever seen" Tom Segal

"a sublime pedigree, two Group 1 wins on his CV and a notably fluid action" James Thomas, Racing Post Bloodstock

"a very well-balanced horse, he's got class about him, he's got substance - just fills the eye" James Wigan