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Coolmore Stud to join forces with South African tycoon

Markus Jooste is a South African furniture magnate

14th February, 2016
John Magnier Picture: INPHO

Coolmore Stud, the Irish thoroughbred business headed by John Magnier, has agreed a new partnership with the South African tycoon Markus Jooste. Jooste, a furniture magnate, is teaming up with Coolmore to purchase millions of euro in horses.

Jooste is the owner of multiple champion horses in South Africa and is targeting Europe through a strategic partnership with Coolmore. He recently spent over €2.5 million in just two days on European horse buys and made...

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