Open Minded our NZ Import the 3yo gelding by Jimmy Choux started off his career in impressive fashion at Yarra Valley yesterday.
Meeting a moderate maiden field, he dictated the race from the front and crusied around to win the Bet3 Protest Promise maiden in easy fashion.
Open Minded arrive in Australia weeks ago, settled in quickly, and without breaking the clock, he showed his untapped raw ability even though he was green throughout, and looking around for his rivals who were lengths behind him.
It was a long way from Moonee Valley on Cox Plate Day but he was impressive in his display, and he looks a horse that can progress through the grades.
Sourced by Lenny Russo at Bluegrass Bloodstock, and now in the hands of Anthony Freedman this 3yo gelding will be worth keeping an eye on!!