Reliable Man will return "Home" to Gestüt Röttgen in Cologne for the 2022 Breeding Season !
Sire of 18 Group/Stakes Winners including 3 Group 1 Winners


Reliable Man

By Dalakhani x On Fair Stage (Sadler´s Wells)
Grey Horse born in 2008
163 cm
At Stud in New Zealand 2013 >
At Stud in Germany 2014-2017
At stud in France 2018-2020
At Stud in Germany 2021>

* A group 1 winner in both hemispheres, including the defeat of champion middle distance performer It´s A Dundeel in the Group 1 Queen Elizabeth Stakes, now the richest 2000 meter race in the World!

* Winner of his first three starts, including the Group 1, Chantilly Prix de Jockey Club - French Derby - at only his third start.

* Blistering turn of foot - Ran the fastest Group 1 Queen Elizabeth Stakes since 1997! 2.01.8 for the 2000 m is faster than Might and Power, Lohnro and many other top horses.

* Competed in 10 Group 1 races from 14 career starts

* From a Derby producing sire line with five consecutive generations of Derby winners, tracing back to Mill Reef.

* Top quality female line! His dam, the Sadlers Wells mare On Fair Stage won a Listed race over 1600 m and his grand-dam Fair Salinia  was Group 1 placed at 2, before going on to score an unprecedented treble at 3: the English Oaks, the Irish Oaks and the Yorkshire Oaks, all Group 1
This is the female line of top stallions Miswaki and Green Dancer.

* The first northern hemisphere born and bred horse in over 20 years to win a Group 1 in the northern hemisphere and then win a Group 1 in the southern hemisphere

Latest News


On Saturday, Reliable Man will have two runners in Group 1 races in Australia and New Zealand!

INSPIRATIONAL GIRL, will try to take home her second Group 1 win in the 1800 m Kingston Town Classic with pricemoney over 1 million AUD! She is going into the race as a big favorite, in spite of having a difficult draw no 18 !
HYPNOS, takes one step up and is entered in the 1600 m Captain Cook Stakes Group 1. Hypnos has alreadyy won a Group 2. 
Good luck to all connections!

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Two very good looking 2yo olds were sold at the Karaka Ready To Run sale in New Zealand.
The top was the filly out of Zuzela, sold by Westbury Stud, she made 270.000 NZD ( approx 157.300 €) to Mr GE Harding, Waikato.
Second best was a gelding out of Ziffel, sold by Roysyn Stables and he went for 230.000 NZD (approx 134.065 €). Purchaser Mr F Lui,Hong Kong
It is amazingly how he stamps his crop. See pictures below of both horses.

Lot 125, filly by Reliable Man out of Zuzela, 270.000 NZD

Gelding by Reliable Man out of Ziffel, sold for 230.000 NZD

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We are pleased to annonce that he is entered for the 2021 breeding season, ref the Breeder´s Trophy for Scandinavian horses.

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What a great run´s the offspring of Reliable Man is having. Just days after his third Group 1 Winner, White Lightning runs 3rd in the Group 3 race Levin RC at Wellington, NZ over 1600 m.
Looks like a promising 3 yo filly!

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The 3yo filly, SAMINA BIBA, made a very promising debut in a Maiden over
1400 m today at Te Rapa.
Apparently the talk of the town is that she seams as an ideal Oaks type, see article below.
Loveracing NZ

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Cat Ballou, a 2yo filly took home the Bro Park Maiden yesterday. 1200 meter for trainer Roy Arne Kvisla. Congratulations!

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INSPIRATIONAL GIRL Winning her 9th start out of 11. With one second and one third previoulsy. But this time she took home the Gr 1 Railway Stakes at Ascot, Australia by 1.8 lenghts. Distance 1600 m.
Read more in the below articles.

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Reliable Man is the Sire of

46 Group/Stakes horses
20 Group/Stakes Winners
8 Group 1 performers incl. 2 Group 1 Winners
Largest European crop to date 2yo´s of 2021 (95)
Yearlings of 2020 sold for 100.000 €, 95.000 €, 77.000 €
132 Individual Winners

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INSPIRATION GIRL became the 3rd Group 3 winner over 1400 meter to Win in the last 13 days! Great result. The filly won the Asian Beau Stakes at Ascot, Australia.

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The nomination fee for Reliable Man and next season 2021 has been set at    6.500 € exkl VAT. Payment at 1/10  Live Foal 48 h.

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Very good news this morning, when we read that MIAMI BOUND, the Australien Oaks Winner (Gr 1), took home the McCafé Moonee Valley Gold Cup Group 2, run over 2500 m. The daughter of Reliable Man was trained by Danny O´Brien and earned today 300.000 Aud.
She will be heading for the Melbourne Cup now.
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Antother Group Winner today was the 3yo filly De La Terre, who took home the Waikato RC Soliloquy Stakes Group 3 over only 1400 meter.
It shows again that the offsprings of Reliable Man are very versitile, being able to win on all different distances.

En liten rubrik.

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Gentleman´s At Arms trained by Harry Dunlop took home an easy win by 1/2 lengt in the Newbury Bid Handicap run in heavy ground over 1 m 51/2 furlong.
Gentleman´s At Arms is a 3 yo gelding and this was his second life time win. His fullbrother Shaken Not Stirred won the Gold Cup Handicap at Bro Park, Stockholm a few days ago.

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The October Yearling Sale in Deauville last Monday, gave a very good result for two of the Reliable Man´s offsprings.
Lot 10, Filly out of Alatasarai, consigned by Haras dÉtreham was sold for 95.000 € to Francois Rohaut
Lot 125, Filly out of Nadinska, consigned by Haras des Loges was sold for 77.000 € to Paul Nataf
These two came out of a service fee of 9.000 €.

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Reliable Man´s offsprings are very versitly, proven latest by HYPNOS, who took home the Group 3 Spring Sprint over 1400 meter for 3yo+ at Hastings, New Zealand.

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It was a good weekend for the offsprings of Reliable Man, 2 Winners including a LISTED Winner, one 2nd and one 3rd in LISTED.

ADRIAN, was the star when he took home the Derby Trial in Germany, and is now heading for the German Derby.
RATE won for the second time in Czech over 1400 m.
AKRIBIE, was very close to make a double Listed Winner for Reliable Man and finsihed 2nd and Freedom Rsing finished 3rd in the same Listed race, the Hannover Racebets Podcast Rennen over 1900 m.

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A very nice weekend for the offsprings of Reliable Man.
2 Group placed horses and 2 Winners.

In Germany, Baden Baden, ADRIAN, was close to win in the German Derby Trial, Group 3. 2000 m. Finished 2nd.
On the same course,  ATHLET  won the 1800m race 
There were also a 2nd and a 3rd placed on the Saturday in Baden Baden.

In Australia finsihed KINANE, 3rd in the Group 3 BRC Gunsynd Classic over 1800 m and GUNALUVA won the Newcastle JC Australien Maiden over 2360 m.


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Following previous days Group 3 winner in Australia, a 3yo daughter of Reliable Man, won easy the Becky Moss Fillies Mile, 1600 m at Jagersro in Sweden. Congratualtions! 

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KINANE, 3 YO colt, trained by Champion trainer Chris Waller in Sydney took home the Group 3, Frank Packer Plate, 2000 m at Royal Randwick today. A comfortable win on his only 4th start. He has a good chance to go on for the Australien Derby Gr 1!
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Reliable Man who stands at Haras d´Annebault, Close to Deauville is having a big season in Hong Kong,

4 Runners who have won 8 races and 10 million HKD, including a couple of Days ago  Winner Jolly Honor and The Derby 5th, Reliable Team.
European 3 yo´s include 2020 Chantilly Listed Winner Quiet Times on only her third start. Distance 1300 m.
Last Saturday, Champion Sydney trainer Chris Waller, who also trained Reliable Man whilst in Australia, scored an easy win over 1600 meter with Kinane. Kinane was a 165.000 NZD purchase at the New Zealand Bloodstock Ready to Run Sale in 2018.

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What a performance, the 3yo filly Quiet Times by Reliable Man made when winning the Listed Prix Montenica at Chantilly yesterday.

The race was run over 1300 meters with both colts and fillys.

A tricky draw, 10 of 13 horses, she had to be held up at the back, and midfield Christian Demuro got a dream run up the rail in the sprint for home and displayed a taking turn of foot to get up by a neck. She is trained by Pia Brandt.

Only run previously twice. First time not to count on very heavy ground, and then in December she won her maiden.
Quiet Times is also fullsister to Master Brewer, who was sold to Hong Kong as a 2yo (World Famous).


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It is nice to wake up on Saturday morning for the second time this month, too see that the offsprings of Reliable Man has done very well again.
5 Runners > 3 Winners > 2 Second Places!
Including World Famous (Master Brewer) who won again in HK-Our own homebred!
This follow last Saturday´s good results.

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Reliable Man´s offsprings had a very good sale at the Karaka yearling sale.
During the first two days, his offsprings was leading median of all sires. And his average made 6th place.

His offspring were sold for: 330.000 $, 280.000 $, 260.000 $, 260.000$, 210.000$, 200.000$ etc. At a studfee of 17.500 $.

Reliable Man went to stud in New Zealand in 2013
See table below

Pictures of some of the yearlings sold

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As every year, Routes Des Etalons (Stallion showns) in Normandie is very populair.
Haras dÁnnebault who stands Reliable Man, had full house both Saturday and Sunday, with around 500 peoples visiting.
Reliable Man showned himself in good order and health, watch video below. (Not a professional taken..)


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 Master Brewer or World Famous as he is named in Hong Kong, came back in his old form today in Hong Kong.
Being a very close 2nd on the Hong Kong Cup day in December,he  now won the 1800 meter Great George H with his new trainer P Yiu, which seams to be a very good match. Earning around 95.000 Euros.
Previously before he was sold to Hong Kong, he won very easily at 2 yo the Haras de Boquetot Arqana valuable sales race on the ARC week-end in Paris in October 2019.

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February started well for the offsprings of Reliable Man! 3 winners and one very close second!
Ar Royal Randwick, Sydney, a filly and a gelding took home two of the races on Saturday.

* Romani Girl, trained by Chris Waller won the 1500 meter ATC Members H. Coming from last and made a very good effort.

* Greenspam, trained by John Bateman won the 1500 meter ATC TAB Highway by 1 lenght. With topweight and in spite coming from the outside.
* Inspirational Girl, won the Perth Racing Chan Memorial H over 1600 meter.
* A very close second was Slow Hands running in the 1600 meter BRC TAB H.
And finally Slow Hands came a close second in the 1600 meter BRC TAB H.

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Reliable Man´s offspring had a very succesful lfirst day of the year with
4 winners , in Australia and New Zealand.

Sister Monica over 1975 m
Magnolia Man over 1250 m

Amano over 1400 m
Seminoles over 2000 m

Incredibly both Sister Monica and Magnolia Man, Won also just 2 days earlier on the 30th of December!

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2022 european Nomination Fee
6.500 Euros 1 October  live foal 48 h