News About: Tom Magnier

Encosta De Lago Retried From Stud Duties

Encosta De Lago Retried From Stud Duties

6 Feb, 2015

Coolmore Australia have announced that champion stallion Encosta De Lago has been retired from stud duties due to fertility issues.

Chautauqua is one of a number of sons of Encosta De Lago that could be a major player during the Autumn Racing Carnival. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Encosta De Lago took out the …

Adelaide Remains Steady in Cox Plate Betting

Adelaide Remains Steady in Cox Plate Betting

23 Oct, 2014

Yet to finish outside the minors over his impressive seven race career so far, classy colt Adelaide arguably leads the charge for the internationals at Moonee Valley this weekend but is surprisingly yet to herald much interest in 2014 Cox Plate betting markets.

Adelaide is currently outright second-favourite for success in 2014 Cox Plate betting …

Coolmore Buy Nechita for $1.55 Million

Coolmore Buy Nechita for $1.55 Million

29 May, 2013

Global breeding operation Coolmore has shelled out $1.55 million for star filly Nechita which is likely to mean the end of her racing career.

Nechita has been sold for $1.55 million to Coolmore. Photo by: Steve Hart.

The three-year-old went under the hammer as part of the reduction of Patinack Farm at the Magic Millions …

Coolmore Cautious With Atlantic Jewel Doncaster Bid

Coolmore Cautious With Atlantic Jewel Doncaster Bid

1 Feb, 2012

Atlantic Jewel is the current favourite in early Doncaster betting but Tom Magnier from Coolmore is warning punters to play a steady hand.

The unbeaten filly powered onto the scene last season dominating everything that was thrown at her with ease.

She beat a Group 1 field as if it was standing still but injury …

Gold Coast Turf Club Shows Supports For Kristy Banks Appeal

Gold Coast Turf Club Shows Supports For Kristy Banks Appeal

19 Jan, 2012

With Kristy Banks facing an uncertain future in a wheelchair as a paraplegic after suffering horrific spinal injuries in a race fall on December 31, fundraisers have begun in her honour.

The Gold Cost Turf Club donated a pair of Jayco riding pants and racing silks which were subsequently signed by all the jockeys in …

Atlantic Jewel Forgoes Spell To Tackle Wakeful Stakes

Atlantic Jewel Forgoes Spell To Tackle Wakeful Stakes

14 Oct, 2011

Thousand Guineas winner Atlantic Jewel

Thousand Guineas winner Atlantic Jewel has been confirmed as a runner in the $300,000 Wakeful Stakes on Victoria Derby Day at Flemington.

Trainer Mark Kavanagh had originally suggested the three-year-old filly would be immediately spelled, however, changed his mind after she pulled up exceptionally from the race.

“I spoke to …

So You Think Destined For Irish Champion Stakes Start

So You Think Destined For Irish Champion Stakes Start

4 Aug, 2011

So You Think's next race will be the Irish Champion Stakes

So You Think’s next assignment has been announced as the Irish Champion Stakes at Leopardstown on September 3.

While So You Think has a multitude of race possibilities, trainer Aiden O’Brien believes the Irish Champion Stakes will be most suited to the horse’s preparation.…