O’Reilly colt brutal on debut

Brutal (Photo Credit: Darryl Sherer)

The late O’Reilly made an early impact this afternoon at Caulfield where his son Brutal was a debut winner.

The two-year-old created a strong impression when he posted a five-length victory.

“He’s a nice horse,” successful rider Dwayne Dunn said.

“He’s always shown us a lot. He’s probably in at the right time of year just to get some experience because he’s still a kid.

“He had them pretty well beaten a long way from home today.”

Dunn said Brutal will continue to get better as he gets a bit older.

“They’ll have a lot of fun with him.”.

Co-trainer Wayne Hawkes said immediate plans for Brutal were still to be decided.

“We just wanted to see what happened today, but it’s a good position to be in.

“When he really quickened and flattened out it was quite impressive I thought.”

A $220,000 Karaka yearling, Brutal is out of the Golan mare Alberton Princess.

Recent News
24 January 2021

Classic result for Waikato Stud

Waikato Stud’s spirits were boosted ahead of New Zealand Bloodstock’s National Yearling Sale series when home-breds Aegon and Amarelinha providing a top-quality quinella this evening in the Magic Millions 3YO Classic at Ellerslie. It was …

Read More
23 January 2021

Tiptronic not to be denied in Cup

Tiptronic showed his great fighting qualities at Ellerslie this afternoon where he warmed up for a G1 title defence next month with a commanding front-running performance to land the Karaka Cup. The Graham Richardson and …

Read More