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  • Zac Purton
    Age: 35
    Background:
    Zac Purton ended Douglas Whyte's 13-season dominance with his first Hong Kong jockeys' championship in 2013/14 (112 wins). He raced to what was then the fastest 50 in Hong Kong history that season and became the second rider, after Whyte, to notch 100 wins in a season. Purton lost his title when second to Joao Moreira in 2014/15 with 95 wins. He started his career in Brisbane and was an apprentice sensation, winning the premiership there in 2003, and then moved on to Sydney where he was twice second in the premiership. Purton moved to Hong Kong in September, 2007. His major wins include the King's Stand Stakes at Royal Ascot in 2012 and five at the LONGINES HKIR. He notched his second Hong Kong century in 2016/17, ending the term with 107 wins.
    Achievements:
    Hong Kong Champion Jockey (2013/14); Brisbane Champion Jockey (2003 - when still an apprentice); World Super Jockeys Series (Japan) winner (2012).
    Notable Race Wins Include:
    Hong Kong Mile (2012 Ambitious Dragon, 2016 Beauty Only), Hong Kong Sprint (2014 & 2016 Aerovelocity), Hong Kong Vase (2013 Dominant), Stewards' Cup (2010 Fellowship), Hong Kong Gold Cup (2013 Military Attack), Queen's Silver Jubilee Cup (2013 Ambitious Dragon), Hong Kong Derby (2015 Luger), Centenary Sprint Cup (2016 Aerovelocity), King's Stand Stakes (2012 Little Bridge), Singapore Airlines International Cup (2013 Military Attack), Caulfield Cup (2014 Admire Rakti), Doncaster Mile (2014 Sacred Falls), Takamatsunomiya Kinen (2015 Aerovelocity), KrisFlyer International Sprint (2015 Aerovelocity), J. J. Atkins (2016 Sacred Elixir).
    Hong Kong Career Wins (at start of 2017/18 season):
    719 (win strike rate: 13.72%)
    IJC record:
    2016 - 7th; 2014 - 6th; 2013 - 2nd; 2012 - 2nd.


    17/18 Season Up to Race Meeting of 16/06/2018
    Nationality : AUS No. of Wins : 124 Total Rides : 573
    Stakes won : $ 169,284,690 No. of 2nds : 99 Win % : 21.64%
    No. of Wins in past 10 race days : 26 No. of 3rds : 59    
    No. of 4ths : 55    
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    16/06/2018  Sha Tin
    Jockey Challenge Points : 36 ( Win 3 2nd 0 3rd 0 )
    74106/14TURFC+314003GFSACRED IBIS3075P O'SullivanB1159128
    74001/13TURFC+318003GFGLORIOUS FOREVER5075F C LorB1151128
    73901/10TURFC+316002GFSIMPLY BRILLIANT3094F C LorH/XB1109131
    73807/11TURFC+310003GFSUPER WISE3073C H YipTT /H1099128
    73710/12AWT-12003GDTHE JUDGE3068C FownesTT /H/B11045123
    73609/13TURFC+316004GFENJOYABLE SUCCESS13056C W ChangCP/H1043129
    73513/13TURFC+314004GFFIRE AND GOLD3051C H YipTT /B11078124
    73301/12AWT-12005GDSKY TREASURE1040Y S TsuiH1097133
    73204/11TURFC+310004GGOKO7058C H YipB1309131
    13/06/2018  Happy Valley
    Jockey Challenge Points : 52 ( Win 4 2nd 0 3rd 1 )
    73101/12TURFB12003GSUPER HOPPY7075C S ShumTT1204131
    73001/12TURFB12002GHOT KING PRAWN1101J Size1152130
    72904/12TURFB16503GLET'S TAKE IT EASY10071L HoH1035124
    72803/12TURFB12003GFANTASTIC FEELING6070D E Ferraris1230124
    72701/12TURFB12004GBUOYANT BOY5052K L ManTT /H1004125
    72608/12TURFB12004GLIGHTNING MISSILE10046K L ManTT1/B1170120
    72401/12TURFB18005GYAEROLUMINANCE1040P O'SullivanTT /B1211133
    10/06/2018  Sha Tin
    Jockey Challenge Points : 38 ( Win 2 2nd 1 3rd 2 )
    72302/14TURFC14003GFVOLITATION7075F C Lor1170128
    72201/13TURFC14004GFSTARSHIP6059P O'SullivanB1152132
    72105/12TURFC12003GFHANDSOME BO BO7079K L Man1177133
    72003/11TURFC12003GFPRINCE HARMONY3075W Y So1136130
    71904/14AWT-16504GDMASTER BERNINI7047M J FreedmanB1015120
    71805/11TURFC18004GFHAY RUN4059L HoTT /P-/H1116132
    71701/10TURFC12004GFLITTLE BIRD2052P F YiuCP-/B11213130
    71604/9TURFC18002GFROCKETEER5090F C Lor1204125
    71404/14AWT-16505GDJIMSON THE FAMOUS6028C H YipTT /V1084121
    71303/7TURFC1000GRIFFINGQUADRUPLE DOUBLE7D J Hall1056120
    06/06/2018  Happy Valley
    Jockey Challenge Points : 36 ( Win 2 2nd 2 3rd 0 )
    71202/12TURFA16503GFRIENDS OF KA YING11078C FownesB21119133
    71102/12TURFA10003GDRAGON PIONEER5073Y S TsuiH1141129
    71001/12TURFA12004GTOP SCORE1060K W LuiTT /B1145133
    70909/12TURFA16504GSMART BABY12046C FownesV1251120
    70807/11TURFA10004GPEACE COMBINATION3058C Fownes1090131
    70705/12TURFA12005GLETSGOFREE5040C Fownes961133
    70601/6TURFA22003GYSUPER CHIC1078A S CruzTT /B1017133
    70512/12TURFA16505GYTHE LEGEND5027C FownesB-1225120
    03/06/2018  Sha Tin
    Jockey Challenge Points : 38 ( Win 2 2nd 2 3rd 1 )
    70412/14TURFB12002GFMONTREAL4085C FownesTT /B1177122
    70301/12TURFB14003GFCOMFORT LIFE6069F C LorTT /XB1140126
    70205/13TURFB10003GFBEAUTY LOYAL6070A S CruzTT11075123
    70001/13TURFB16003GFMAGNETISM5072D E FerrarisTT /B1124127
    69902/14TURFB16004GFENJOY LIFE10048A Lee1097123
    69806/14TURFB12004GFSEVENTY SEVENTY7054D J HallB1093127
    69703/14TURFB12004GFBELLAGIO2052M J Freedman1178125
    69602/14TURFB20005GFSWEET BEAN5035C FownesV1026128
    30/05/2018  Sha Tin
    Jockey Challenge Points : 36 ( Win 2 2nd 2 3rd 0 )
    69401/14AWT-16503GDGLORIOUS ARTIST7076F C Lor1068128
    69304/11AWT-12003GDSTORM SIGNAL12075J MooreTT /B/XB1162131
    69205/12AWT-12003GDBLOCKER DEE12084C FownesTT /V11228132
    69106/14AWT-16504GDMASTER BERNINI1047M J FreedmanB1020120
    69001/12AWT-12004GDDR PROACTIVE2053D J Hall1044126
    68902/12AWT-12004GDAMAZING MOMENT5059P O'SullivanB1074132
    68802/12AWT-18004GDHAY RUN6058L HoTT /H/P11113131
    68705/12AWT-12005GDHAPPY SOUND9031C FownesTT /B/H1152125
    27/05/2018  Sha Tin
    Jockey Challenge Points : 70 ( Win 5 2nd 1 3rd 1 )
    68604/14TURFA14002GFFAST MOST FURIOUS9089D J Hall1108126
    68501/13TURFA14003GFSACRED IBIS6067P O'SullivanB1146120
    68410/14TURFA12003GFPATCH BABY11072F C LorTT1/B11124129
    68205/14TURFA18003GFSKY MELODY2065C Fownes1225119
    68101/12TURFA14004GFEXPERTO CREDE5058J MooreXB1073132
    68003/14TURFA12004GFMOST BEAUTIFUL5057C S ShumTT1145133
    67901/8TURFA1200G3GWINNER'S WAY6115A S CruzTT1101123
    67801/12TURFA16004GSUNNY POWER3054K W LuiH-/B1121127
    67701/14TURFA10004GGOKO4051C H YipB21292124
    67602/7TURFA1200GRIFFINGSUPER MODEL5C S ShumTT11114129
    23/05/2018  Happy Valley
    Jockey Challenge Points : 16 ( Win 0 2nd 2 3rd 1 )
    67503/11TURFC12003GFSTARLIGHT5075C H Yip1083130
    67402/12TURFC12002GFFORTUNE BOOTH3089M J FreedmanCP11100125
    67304/12TURFC16503GFTHE JUDGE5068C FownesTT /H1054123
    67106/12TURFC16504GFGENTRY9055C H YipXB1030128
    66904/12TURFC12004GFLAMAROSA8060P O'SullivanTT1231133
    66802/12TURFC18005GFAEROLUMINANCE7040P O'SullivanTT /B1208133
    20/05/2018  Sha Tin
    Jockey Challenge Points : 52 ( Win 4 2nd 0 3rd 1 )
    66701/11TURFC+316002GFRISE HIGH3092C FownesXB1072130
    66610/11TURFC+312003GFHANDSOME BO BO6079K L Man1176132
    66506/11TURFC+314003GFTAKING AIM10076J Moore1225131
    66403/12TURFC+312004GFGOODLUCK GOODLUCK9053P F YiuCP1209131
    66307/14TURFC+314004GFABSOLUCOOL9052C Fownes1162126
    66201/10TURFC+310003GFMONTREAL9076C FownesTT1/B11162131
    66106/14TURFC+314004GFSTARSHIP11060P O'SullivanB1154133
    66001/10TURFC+314003GFSOLAR PATCH3076J MooreB1169131
    65904/14TURFC+314005GFTHE LEGEND5027C FownesB1217122
    65801/9TURFC+322004GFPLAY IT6051C FownesB1095120
    16/05/2018  Happy Valley
    Jockey Challenge Points : 24 ( Win 2 2nd 0 3rd 0 )
    65705/11TURFB16503GFLET'S TAKE IT EASY8071L HoH1032124
    65604/12TURFB18003GFSUPER CHIC1078A S CruzTT /B1016131
    65501/12TURFB12003GFSUPER HOPPY3070C S ShumTT1/B-1207123
    65310/12TURFB16504GFHAPPY AND HEALTHY12051D J HallTT /B1107125
    65205/11TURFB10003GFSMART DECLARATION5066C FownesTT /B1156120
    65108/12TURFB12004GFCALL ME AWESOME1059D E Ferraris1171133
    65001/12TURFB16505GFSTARLIT KNIGHT11037Y S TsuiTT /P-/B21075130
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