News About: Michael Pitman

Sargent set for Sydney with NZ premiership

Sargent set for Sydney with NZ premiership

31 Jul, 2012

New Zealand trainer John Sargent is set to expand his operations to Sydney full of confidence after setting a new record in taking out his first New Zealand trainer’s premiership with 111 winners for the season.

And Sargent expects that it will be his last New Zealand title as he spreads his team over three …

NZ Record’s Keep Falling As Pitman Presses On

NZ Record’s Keep Falling As Pitman Presses On

30 Jun, 2011

It’s been a record breaking week in New Zealand with trainer Michael Pitman cracking one barrier and sitting on the verge of another.

The South Island based Pitman had two winners at his home track of Riccarton over the weekend, the effort securing him his 100th win in a season.

Amazingly that makes him the …

El Chico A Cheeky Chance In BRC Sprint

El Chico A Cheeky Chance In BRC Sprint

19 May, 2011

One of the many New Zealand horses in action this Saturday at Doomben will be El Chico for Michael Pitman.

After a highly successful run on New Zealand’s South Island the horse will run in the BRC Sprint and is certainly worth some consideration.

In 50 career starts he’s won 12 and finished in the …