Agnes Tachyon

2020-07-07 | By jpkeiba | Filed in: (Turf G1 wins)1, colt,stallion(male), Turf.


Name / Japanese Agnes Tachyon / アグネスタキオン
Birth Year 1998
Sex horse
Earnings 222,082,000 yen
Races-Win / G1-Win 4-4 / 1-1
Sire Sunday Silence
Dam (Sire) Agnes Flora (Royal Ski)
Other site link JBIS / Umanity / en.netkeiba
Awards Leading sire in Japan (2008)
  • His dam is Agnes Flola.
    She was 1st in the Oka Sho and 2nd in the Yushun Himba (Japanese Oaks).
  • His grand-dam is Agnes Lady.
    She was 1st in the Yushun Himba (Japanese Oaks).
  • His 1-year-old brother is Agnes Flight.
    He was 1st in the Tokyo Yushun (Japanese Derby).
  • Hiroshi Kawachi is main-jockey for all of them.
    Agnes Tachyon’s jockey was also him.
  • He was said to be more talented than his brother.

All Races

Y D/M Track Race No. Pl.
2000 02/12 Hanshin T2000 Newcomer 4 1 G
2000 23/12 Hanshin T2000 Radio Tampa Hai Sansai Stakes (G3) 1 1 G
2001 04/03 Tokyo T2400 Hochi Hai Yayoi Sho (G2) 17 1 G
2001 15/04 Kyoto T3000 Satsuki Sho (G1) 4 1  
  • Agnes Tachyon won the Newcomer-race by 3+1/2 lengths.
  • In the Radio Tampa Hai Sansai Stakes, he was the 2nd favorite.
    (1st favorite: Kurofune, 2nd favorite: Jungle Pocket)
    He won by 2+1/2 lengths and broke the 2-years-old-2000m record time.
    Jungle Pocket finished 2nd and Kurofune finished 3rd.
    His jockey Hiroshi Kawachi said “I am sure that he is on a different level.”
  • In the Yayoi Sho, the track-condition was yielding.
    He won the race by 5 length.
    The fourth horse was Manhattan Cafe, which was the 3 G1 race winner later.
  • In the Satsuki Sho, the first classic race, he was the 1st favorite.
    He was expected to be a triple crown horse before the race.
    The TV commentator did the commentary on the premise that he would win.
    He won by 1+1/2 lengths.
  • Many people thought that he would win the triple crown as it is.
    But he retired because of flexor tendonitis of left front leg.
  • He was sometimes called “the Phantom Triple Crown Horse” after retirement.

As a sire

  • Daiwa Scarlet won the four G1 races.
    (Oka Sho, Shuka Sho, Queen Elizabeth II Cup and Arima Kinen)
  • Deep Sky won the two G1 races.
    (NHK Mile Cup and Tokyo Yushun (Japanese Derby))
  • Furthermore, Logic, Captain Thule, Little Amapola and Rêve d’Essor won a G1 race.
  • He won the Leading sire in Japan (2008).
    He became the first Japanese-born stallion to become a leading sire in 51 years, since Kumohata in 1957.
  • He was a good stallion, but his offspring, like him, had weak legs and were prone to injury.

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