Magna Grecia

Bay201616.0½ hh (1.63 m)
Distance won over: 7f. to 8f.
Invincible Spirit - Cabaret
Fee for 2020: €22,500

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 new sire sensation KINGMAN
  • Out of CABARET, a Group-winning 2YO over 7 furlongs 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 and ran on strongly to win convincingly.” - Racing Post after his Gr.1 2,000 Guineas win

  • The highest-priced Invincible Spirit colt foal ever at 340,000gns
  • 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

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

MAGNA GRECIA is a top-class prospect by the sire of Kingman. He’s got the pedigree and the good looks and he beat so many good horses in both the Vertem Futurity and the 2,000 Guineas.” - David O’Loughlin, Director of Sales at Coolmore