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

2022 > 04

Nicholas George, 3 yo colt just won very impressive the Happy Big Birthday Peter Barron Novice Stakes at Redcar. Run over 2000m. This was only his 2nd lifetime start. Previously being 2nd at Kempton last November at 2yo in a 1600 m race.
Nicholas George is bred and owned by succesful breeder Philippa Cooper of Normandie Stud.
Mrs Cooper was also the breeder of the other 3 yo son of Reliable Man, who finished 2nd also at Redcar today.

Nicolas George is trained by Kevin Philippart De Foy. Looking forward to follow this horse!

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So very close to have another Group 1 Winner for the son of Reliable Man, when his son today BENAUD, 3yo finsihed 2nd, just beaten by a neck!
Coming from almost last he looked to have the race in his hand on the finishing line. Showing the same turn of foot as his Sire.
Trained by John O´Shea.

Watch the race  Australian Derby

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