It will take a brave man to oppose this one although O'Brien's other runner Buffalo Berry
and Somerset have claims.
Next up is Group 3 winner and Phoenix Stakes third Buffalo Berry
(1432), from the Castlebridge Consignment.
Jockey Mick Kinane and the running rail combined to straighten the colt, who went on to win by a length and a half from Yara, with the winner's stable companion, Buffalo Berry
Grade 3 winner Buffalo Berry
has made the trip back from the US to Europe to visit Pivotal.
O'Brien will presumably run only one of this quartet with Buffalo Berry
, an easy winner at listed level at Cork on Monday likely to figure in the line-up in search of important black type at the top level.
Aidan O'Brien and Michael Kinane should land the listed Entrepreneur Cork Stakes with course and distance winner Buffalo Berry
Seven of his progeny made an impact in Stakes races last year, among them Canadian Grade 3 winner Hoh Dear, Group 1-placed Yara, Blu Air Force (Prix du Palais-Royal-Gr3) and Buffalo Berry
(Reeve Schley S-Gr3).
And O'Brien has entered Cork winner Buffalo Berry
in the listed National Stakes at Sandown on Tuesday.
Aidan O'Brien, yet to win the Moyglare, could run three-Alluring, Amethyst and Buffalo Berry
It comprises the Heinz 57 winner Fasliyev plus Rossini, who won the Prix Robert Papin, and Buffalo Berry
, who again needed plenty of encouragement from the handlers to go behind the stalls and had to be hooded, behaved well when loaded and kept on strongly to finish third, half a length behind Yara.
O'Brien is also represented by Finnan, a winner over five furlongs before running third to stablemate Rossini in the Prix Robert Papin last month, and dual winner Buffalo Berry
, who won a three-runner Listed event at Cork last Monday.
Seamus Heffernan rides recent Listed scorer Buffalo Berry