Sire: Reliable Man

Dam: Cocodiva

Colour: Grulla

Gender: Gelding

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Oct 12th, 2014

Country: New Zealand

Silks: Gold, Emerald Green Star, Star Sleeves, Star Cap


K J Payne & Mrs V M Payne

Career Record: 6-0-1-1

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  • Wins
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  • Place
    33.3 %





Grey geldingFoaled in 2014

SireDalakhaniDarshaanShirley Heights
RELIABLE MAN (GB) DaltawaMiswaki
2008On Fair StageSadler's WellsNorthern Dancer
  Fair SaliniaPetingo
DamCarnegieSadler's WellsNorthern Dancer
COCODIVA (AUS) DetroitRiverman
2003Settlers CoveLuskin StarKaoru Star
  Dream AppealValid Appeal

RELIABLE MAN (GB) (Grey 2008-Stud 2013). 5 wins from 2000m to 2400m, Chantilly Prix du Jockey Club, Gr.1. Leading First Season Sire in Germany in 2017. Sire of 204 rnrs, 83 wnrs, inc. SW Sentimental Miss (New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1), Belle du Nord, Erasmus, Narella, Akribie, Ernesto, Hypnos, Main Stage, SP Leading Girl, Reevederci, Gris Dame, Kapoor, Sully, Moonlight Man, Grinzinger Star, Viva Gloria, Czechoslovakia, Aalaalune, Luminous, etc.


1st dam

COCODIVA, by Carnegie. Unplaced. Half-sister to KIDMAN'S COVE, Eliza Cove (dam of DIAMOND COVE). Dam of seven named foals, all raced, four winners-

Subiaso (g. by Testa Rossa). 6 wins from 1100m to 1950m, A$209,280, SAJC Projection Graphics H., MRC Sportingbet H., 2d MRC Schweppes H., Metro Solar H., 3d MRC Autumn Classic, Gr.2, VRC Gibson Carmichael S., L, MRC H., 4th MRC Norman Robinson S., Gr.3.

Supercede (f. by Bel Danoro). 3 wins at 1200m, 1400m, WRC Rydes Wellington Captain Cook Day S., 3d Marton JC J&J Walters H.

Adversary (g. by Makfi). 2 wins at 1450m, 1600m in 2018-19 in Aust.

Coco Dan (g. by Danasinga). Winner at 1350m in Aust.

Ishkabibble (g. by Reliable Man). See below.

Bertarelli (g. by Swiss Ace). Placed in NZ.

Atalaterdate (g. by Postponed). Placed in Aust.


2nd dam

SETTLERS COVE, by Luskin Star. 5 wins-2 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, A$100,680, STC Birthday Card H., L, AJC Tooheys Red H., STC Sefton Welter H., Warlock H., Garden Island H., 2d STC 2YO Fillies H. Half-sister to SYDNEY'S DREAM (dam of CHARGE FORWARD), MARSKIN (dam of DONNA NATALIA), Lord Dane, Apparel (dam of GEORGETTE SILK). Dam of 11 foals, 10 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

KIDMAN'S COVE (Marscay). 16 wins-3 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$722,763, AJC Expressway S., Gr.2, Apollo S., Gr.2, STC Canterbury S., Gr.2, BATC Doomben Classic, L, QTC Sir Edward Williams H., L, Thai Airways International H., L, Toowoomba TC Weetwood H., L, Gosford Guineas, L, STC Sterlo's Sports Bar Welter H., QTC Gregory Terrace Cup, All Roofing H., BATC Carlton & United H., STC Itchy Feet H., QTC Jameson's 2YO H., BATC Orlando Wyndham 2YO H.-twice, 2d STC Phar Lap S., Gr.2, Ajax S., Gr.3, City Tatt's RC Lightning H., L, 3d STC Skyline S., Gr.3, BATC Doomben Slipper S., L, 4th QTC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, STC Pago Pago S., Gr.2, QTC Brisbane H., L.

Kobi Cove. 6 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, BTC Castlemaine Perkins 2YO H.

Macarthur Cove - Gold Seal (Mac.). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1800m in Aust. and Macau, Macau Fat Choy Cup, 2d STC Colonial Liquor Group 2YO H., Turfnet 2YO H.

Eliza Cove. Unraced. Dam of-

DIAMOND COVE (Octagonal). 7 wins to 1400m, A$319,630, TRC Bow Mistress Trophy, L, VRC Ken Cox H., MRC Riviera Deck P., MVRC Mitty's Trophy, SAJC Hop Skip Dump H., 2d MRC Millefleurs H., Sale TC Prestney Bros Mercedes Benz H., MRC Dashing Eagle H., Wodonga Cup, 3d SAJC Christmas H., L, TTC Vamos S., L, VRC Business Climate P.H., MRC Melbourne Signage Concepts P.H., 4th MRC Angus Armanasco S., Gr.2, QTC Dane Ripper S., Gr.3, VRC Straight Six H., L. Dam of-

MONTAUK (More Than Ready). 6 wins from 1400m to 2000m, A$551,190, to 2017-18, ATC Summer Cup, Gr.3, Optus Systems H., Alm H., TAB More Than Just Winning H., Ranvet's Power Formula H., City Tatt's RC Spring H., 2d ATC Winter Cup, L, Sunblest Cleaning Services H., Membership H., 3d ATC Randwick City S., L, ATC Cup, L, Murrumbidgee TC Wagga Wagga Gold Cup, L, Clarence River JC Grafton Cup, L, ATC Kensei H., BRC Madison Cleaning Services H., 4th Murrumbidgee TC Wagga Wagga Gold Cup, L.


3rd dam

DREAM APPEAL, by Valid Appeal. Raced once. Half-sister to LADY CORNWALL, PAR EXCELLANCE (dam of KHOZAAM), REGAL PATH, Austro, Pollcam (dam of POLLY DANIELS). Dam of 14 foals, 11 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

SYDNEY'S DREAM (Bletchingly). 5 wins-3 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, R223,040, Scottsville Allan Robertson Fillies Futurity, Gr.1, Greyville Poinsettia S., L, 3d Newmarket Henry Eatwell Memorial H., Gr.3. Dam of-

CHARGE FORWARD (Red Ransom). 4 wins-2 at 2-to 1200m, A$1,232,985, AJC Galaxy H., Gr.1, San Domenico S., Gr.2, STC Todman Slipper Trial S., Gr.2, AJC Breeders' P., L, 2d STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, NSW Tatt's RC Roman Consul S., Gr.3, 3d AJC Challenge S., Gr.2, Kindergarten S., Gr.3. Successful sire.

Sydney's Joy (Royal Academy). 4 wins to 1400m, Kenilworth Divine Force H., 3d Kenilworth Southern Cross S., Gr.3. Producer.

MARSKIN (Marscay). 3 wins at 2, A$102,480, AJC Gimcrack S., Gr.3, STC Holidays H., Chester H., 2d STC Reisling Slipper Trial S., Gr.2, 3d AJC Keith Mackay H., L, STC Capital Parkroyal Canberra H. Dam of-

DONNA NATALIA (Anabaa). Winner at 2, A$104,760, AJC Gimcrack S., L, 2d VRC Moomba P., L, 3d STC Silver Slipper S., Gr.2, AJC Kindergarten S., Gr.3, 4th STC Reisling Slipper Trial S., Gr.2. Dam of-

Donna's Appeal. 3 wins to 1350m, A$106,835, AJC Campbell's Cash & Carry H., 2d AJC Hurstville Community Private Hospital H. Dam of-

SOUTHERN LEGEND (Not a Single Doubt). 9 wins from 1000m to 1600m, A$245,580, S$796,500, HK$15,251,275, 440,400Dhs, to 2018 in Aust., Singapore and HK, ATC Darby Munro S., L, 2d HKJC Citi Hong Kong Gold Cup, Gr.1, 3d HKJC Longines Hong Kong Mile, Gr.1, Champions Mile, Gr.1.

SETTLERS COVE (Luskin Star). 5 wins. See above.

Lord Dane (Danehill). Winner at 1000m, A$119,600, 2d STC Todman Slipper Trial S., Gr.2, VATC Blue Diamond Prelude (c&g), Gr.3, 3d VRC Maribyrnong Trial S., L, Schweppes H., 4th VATC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1, VRC Sutcliffe S., L. Sire.

Apparel. 3 wins to 1300m, VATC Special H., BTC Interforms Printing H., 3d MVRC Jiffies H., STC PJ Gallaghers Irish Pub H. Dam of-

GEORGETTE SILK (Flying Spur). Winner at 2, A$86,400, AJC Widden S., L, 2d AJC Kurnell 2YO P., 3d AJC Kindergarten S., Gr.3.

Barsha (Redoute's Choice). Winner at 2, SAJC Pope Packaging 2YO H., 2d MVRC H., 3d SAJC Queen Adelaide S., L, MVRC Maybe Rough H. Producer.

Thunder Cat. Placed at 2, 2d SAJC Hand Painted Ornamental H. Dam of-

Rhianna Louise. Unraced. Dam of-

PEPPERWOOD (Easy Rocking). 11 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1800m, A$1,050,021, BTC Doomben Classic, Gr.3, Bernborough H., L-twice, Qld Tatt's RC Recognition S., L, BRC Spear Chief H., L, 2d Qld Tatt's RC Australia Post S., L, 3d Queensland Guineas, Gr.2.

One Dream. Unraced. Dam of-

Boundary (Manhattan Rain). 3 wins to 1400m, A$153,160, VRC Nouvelle Star H., 2d TTC Vamos S., Gr.3, Ballarat TC Magic Millions 3YO Classic, MRC Grand Hotel Frankston H.


Race Record: 6 Starts 0-1-1 A$8,825.

Placed to 2018-19 in Aust.