News About: Little Bridge

Sepoy to go out a winner in July Cup

Sepoy to go out a winner in July Cup

10 Jul, 2012

The Godolphin stable is looking forward to seeing their top sprinter Sepoy go out on a winning note when he lines up for the last time in the Group 1 £400,000 Darley July Cup (1200m) at Newmarket on Saturday.

Sepoy will line up for the last time in the July Cup at Newmarket - photo …

Buick to ride Ortensia in July Cup

Buick to ride Ortensia in July Cup

9 Jul, 2012

Australian trainer Paul Messara has snapped up in from local jockey William Buick to ride Ortensia in the Group 1 £400,000 Darley July Cup (1200m) at Newmarket on Saturday.

Ortensia (pictured) will be ridden by local jockey William Buick in the July Cup - photo © Taron Clarke

Top Aussie jockey Craig Williams is Ortensia’s …

Purton caps off biggest week with Sha Tin treble

Purton caps off biggest week with Sha Tin treble

25 Jun, 2012

Australian jockey Zac Purton capped off the biggest week of his riding career with a treble at Sha Tin which took him to his highest Hong Kong tally since he began riding there five years ago.

Australian jockey Zac Purton scored a treble of wins at Sha Tin - photo © Steve Hart

Purton returned …

Ortensia to push on to Newmarket

Ortensia to push on to Newmarket

21 Jun, 2012

Trainer Paul Messara will push on to Newmarket with Ortensia even though the tough sprinter sustained an injury when unplaced at Royal Ascot on the opening day of the carnival.

Ortensia will push on to the July Cup at Newmarket - photo © Sarah Ebbett

Messara said a start in the Group 1 £400,000 Darley …

Purton rides Little Bridge to victory in King’s Stand Stakes

Purton rides Little Bridge to victory in King’s Stand Stakes

20 Jun, 2012

Former Brisbane boy Zac Purton cemented his place among the top international jockeys when he rode Little Bridge to an upset victory in the Group 1 £350,000 The King’s Stand Stakes (5 furlongs) at Royal Ascot yesterday.

Zac Putron guided Little Bridge to victory in the King's Stand Stakes at Royal Ascot - photo © …

Purton back on Little Bridge at Sha Tin

Purton back on Little Bridge at Sha Tin

3 Feb, 2012

Australian jockey Zac Purton hopes to continue on his winning way at Sha Tin on Sunday in the The Group 1 Chairman’s Sprint.

Purton is back aboard the Danny Chum trained Little Bridge in the HK$4.5m  1200m Sprint replacing French jockey Gerald Mosse.

Mosse has ridden Little Bridge at his last three starts including a …

Hong Kong Sprint trainers’ last word

Hong Kong Sprint trainers’ last word

11 Dec, 2011

The calls for Rocket Man ($4) to take on Black Caviar died quickly after the Singapore star lowered it colours in the Sprinters Stakes at Nakayama in Japan two starts back.

The winner of 18 of his 23 starts can redeem in the A$1.8m Hong Kong Sprint (1200m) at Sha Tin today but it won’t …