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  1. Double delight as Purton rewarded for his winning judgment

    Posted May 24th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Patrick Allen Zac Purton was rewarded for his mountain of work at the barrier trials over recent weeks when he booted home debutant Little Bridge for trainer Danny Shum Chap-shing before landing a double with Romping. Purton had partnered both the unraced favourites- Little Bridge and Romantic City- and had the choice of four horses to ride, but said he had little trouble ...

  2. Excited Shum planning big things for sprint sensation Little Bridge

    Posted Sep 13th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in the Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Sprint in December. Trainer Danny Shum Chap-shing and jockey Zac Purton believe the progressive speedster can make the necessary rating to qualify for the feature ... The Faltaat four-year-old made it three wins from as many starts down the straight 1,000m course, belting Jun Dao by 3 3/4 lengths, with a further 1 1/2 lengths to Longwah Rising in third. Purton ...

  3. Believe In Change rewards his patient connections

    Posted Mar 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Patrick Allen A patient owner and a patient ride by jockey Zac Purton saw Paul O'Sullivan's Believe In Change break through for his maiden win. The lightly raced four-year-old ... as the injury goes now.' Purton said he has a good opinion of the galloper, and was expecting more from him in his resuming run down the straight last start when he finished 12th behind St Didar. ...

  4. Super Carded 'will only benefit from that win'

    Posted Jan 17th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Patrick Allen Trainer Ricky Yiu Poon-fai may have been surprised to see Super Carded win over the 1,400m of the Canarvon Handicap, but to jockey Zac Purton the horse never felt like he ... the earlier winner El Morro in his barrier trial, I was surprised that Ricky took the blinkers off for the race,' Purton said. 'But the way he travelled today, he didn't need them ...

  5. Master Elite plunders Juvenile Trophy

    Posted Jun 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Derby winner Don Eduardo, worked home gamely to finish third, three-quarters of a length behind Home Treasure but another three-quarters of a length ahead of favourite Bolero. Zac Purton said he ... the past two weeks and he hasn't wanted to let him go on the sloppy tracks,' Purton said. 'He didn't travel quite the same as he did when I rode him to that first-up win.' ...

  6. No heartbreak as beaten brigade look ahead to the internationals

    Posted Oct 25th 2010, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Cup at 2,000m next time and that's his distance.' Also happy looking to the future were Fellowship's rider, Zac Purton, and Douglas Whyte after Derby winner Super Satin's ... Purton of the Paul O'Sullivan-trained Fellowship's flashing fourth to Thumbs Up. 'He powered home and if I had the right cart into the race, he might have run it out right ...

  7. Import Tailwind acclimatising nicely to his new home

    Posted Jan 19th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... eye-catching performance under Zac Purton to win heat six over 1,000m in a time of 60.93 seconds. The fastest of the three 800m heats belonged to Dennis Yip Chor-hong's Costa Del Sol, who took ...

  8. Young bloods ready to make an impact for Size and O'Sullivan

    Posted Nov 10th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... but displayed a nice action in finishing fifth under Zac Purton. O'Sullivan is yet to win a race, having sent out 44 runners, but Finezza looks sure to improve on his 52-rating when he steps out ...

  9. With Whyte suspended, all eyes on Prebble

    Posted Nov 06th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to beat, and second favourite Darren Beadman ($3.80) looks his main danger, ahead of Zac Purton ($4.80). Prebble can get off to a flying start with Mustang, who steps up to the 1,400m and has drawn ...

  10. Tonight's the night for Lai to make a mark

    Posted Nov 04th 2009, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Keith Yeung Ming-lun at 6.5. Greg Cheyne (7.0) and Zac Purton (7.5) were also listed under double figures. But it doesn't stop there on a tough night and punters might find more value ...




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