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From: red  (Original Message) Sent: 7/04/2008 5:44 PM
The new sensation from New Zealand, prompted even IntheGig from asking the question : Is this the best ever pacer from New Zealand? Isn't this what was said about Changeover only a couple of years ago?
Would need to win at least 1 Interdominion. Also, I've only seen it lead and win, can it come from behind? Anway it has tongues wagging over there, would be great to see in Oz next year.


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Might be a freak this one. here is his derby win
 
 
interesting list of NZ Derby winners and the times they ran.
 
New Zealand Derby (Group 1)

Year Month Distance Horse Time
2008 Apr 2600 Auckland Reactor [/b - 3-09.4
2007 Mar 2600 Changeover - 3-11.8
2006 Mar 2600 Pay Me Christian - 3-18.3
2005 Apr 2600 Badlands Bute - 3-13.0
2004 Apr 2600 Likmesiah - 3-13.3
2003 Apr 2600 Elsu - 3-16.5
2002 Mar 2600 Jack Cade - 3-14.3
2001 Apr 2600 Young Rufus - 3-18.0
2000 Apr 2600 Stars And Stripes - 3-14.5
1999 Apr 2600 Courage Under Fire - 3-15.9
1998 Apr 2600 Holmes D G - 3-11.1 - old record
1997 Mar 2600 Bogan Fella - 3-11.6
1996 Apr 2600 The Court Owl - 3-13.1
1995 Mar 2600 Il Vicolo - 3-17.4
1994 Apr 2600 Ginger Man - 3-15.7
1993 Apr 2600 Mark Roy - 3-16.2
1992 Apr 2600 Kiwi Scooter - 3-13.6
1991 Mar 2600 Master Musician - 3-13.5
1990 Apr 2600 Winning Blue Chip - 3-12.2
1989 Mar 2600 Westburn Grant - 3-16.5
 
"Auckland Reactor confirmed his early favouritism for New Zealand Harness Horse of the Year honours when he trounced his rivals in sizzling national record time for all-comers in the Group One New Zealand Pacing Derby at Addington tonight Friday 4 April.
The freakish son of burgeoning siring sensation Mach Three and Atomic Lass (Soky's Atom), sire also of gutsy third place getter Fiery Falcon, also won the Gr 1 Sires’ Stakes Final on the course in November and remains unbeaten after 10 starts.
Auckland Reactor led over the last 1100 metres to win the 2600 metre mobile feature untouched in an incredible 3:9.4. Auckland Reactor easily eclipsed the national 3 Year Old record of 3:11.1 set by the mighty Holmes D G who was trained by Barry Purdon, the older brother of Auckland Reactor’s co trainer and driver Mark Purdon.
Auckland Reactor was only 9/10 ths of a second off Desperate Comment's National Record of 3:8.5 set in 1995.
Purdon and training partner Grant Payne now have the Southern Supremacy Stakes and the Harness Jewels as designated late season missions for their unbeaten star who is now being acclaimed as at least the equal of former great second season pacers Christian Cullen, Courage Under Fire, Changeover and Elsu.
The absurd ease with which Auckland Reactor has compiled his winning streak of 10 has made an indelible impression on race goers who have been quick to acclaim him a true champion of his age group.
Mark Purdon has referred to him as the “3-Year-Old that feels and acts like a 5-Year-Old.’’

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From: NineMSN NicknameGoBaggers Sent: 24/04/2008 12:51 PM
He can stay over there thanks very much! :-)

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From: arakaan Sent: 27/04/2008 1:38 AM
Is this the possibly the best horse to ever run in Australasia? I doubt we'll find out.   Looks like he has Millions being thrown at him from the states.
 
 
 
Race 6 ALABAR SOUTHERN SUPREMACY STAKES FINAL 3YO COLTS & GELDINGS (Gr2)   $48,500, 3YO COLTS & GELDINGS MOBILE PACE, 2700m

Weather: Fine     Track: Fast       Video:  Broadband    Video Help

GROUP 2 RACE - Final of the Southern Supremacy Series. For special conditions of race refer HR Weekly, November 15 2007, pg 57. Winning connections to receive a trophy presented by Southland Clubs and a Dress Rug donated by Alabar NZ Ltd. Final will have a maximumof 12 starters.

Race History

Place  Book         Horse Barrier  Handicap  Stakes  Favour
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        Time  Losing
Margin
      Driver       Trainer
1 9         Auckland Reactor 9 Ft   30,000.00 1/1         3-22.7         M Purdon       M Purdon & G R Payne
2 7         Fiery Falcon 7 Ft   9,000.00 2/2         3-23.3 2.75       B N Orange       M Purdon & G R Payne
3 4         Themightyquinn 4 Ft   4,400.00 3/3         3-23.4 3.25       R T May       P D Bagrie
4 6         Lord Forbes 6 Ft   2,100.00 6/7         3-25.1 11.75       G R Forbes       G R Forbes
Other Starters in Finishing Order
5 8         Washington Seattle 8 Ft   1,000.00 4/4         3-25.5 13.80       D J Dunn       D S McLachlan
6 3         Falcon's Medley 3 Ft   500.00 9/9         3-26.0 16.10       K L Barclay       T R Barron
7 5         Woodlands Lifeline 5 Ft   500.00 5/5         3-26.1 16.90       A R Beck       B G Woodhouse
8 2         Robyn's Cullen 2 Ft   500.00 8/8         3-26.3 18.20       S R McNally       S R Wilson
9 1         Rakarebel 1 Ft   500.00 7/6         3-26.7 20.00       P M Hunter       P M Hunter
$48,500.00  

Divs: $1.10. $1.00. $1.30. $2.10. Quinella: $1.70. Trifecta: $3.00. TAB Double[races-5,6]:(4,9) $1.50. TAB Conc.:(4,7) $1.60. TAB Treble[races-4,5, 6]:(1,4,9) $2.30.

Margins: 2 3/4 lengths, 1/2 length, 8 1/2 lengths
Sectional Times: Mile Rate: 2-00.7 Last 800m: 54.0 Last 400m: 25.9 under a hold.

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From: red Sent: 28/04/2008 12:30 AM
wow 25.9!
In the Gig tonight mentioned all sorts of offers for the horse. A new one is from Canadian Stud interests. They are keen because Auckland Reactor's sire Mach Three was a champion youngster and has done very well breeding as well.

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From: NineMSN NicknameGoBaggers Sent: 28/04/2008 1:34 PM
It's obviously a bloody good horse, but why the hell do they let it just stroll to the lead all the time? Coming home in 54 but a 2.00.7 mile rate what the hell was happening that first lap?

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From: NineMSN NicknameGeokel2 Sent: 28/04/2008 2:10 PM
Baggers,
Who in their right mind would want to take the horse on though.
I tell you what if a driver took it on with one of my horses I would be so shitty knowing full well that the horse is 50m better than my horse.
A lot of good horses win races using their reputations and not always their ability!!!

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From: red Sent: 28/04/2008 3:52 PM
It's a good point though. When it comes here for the big races I don't think the Aussie drivers will simply let it stroll to the front. Then we'll see if it can win parked in death or off the pace.
But the buzz is great for Harness racing.

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From: NineMSN NicknameGeokel2 Sent: 28/04/2008 3:54 PM
I know mostly only hype, but I know some good judges that seem to think maybe one of the best 3yo's in the world let alone this area

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From: NineMSN Nicknamelookslikedenzel Sent: 28/04/2008 5:21 PM
Baggers...
Thats the mile rate for 2700m and not the last mile (eg 66.7 first half and 54 last half)..
 
Think you will find 2.00 over that distance anywhere is low flying....I think Ballarat runs 2710m and track record is 1.58 something...
 
Did watch the replay and stupid kiwi caller couldn't manage to fit not one of the 1/4's in....Lucky there was no sponsored sprint lane also which Dan, Craig and Lachie always manage to fit in...That bloke would have had no hope...

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From: wily Sent: 28/04/2008 5:33 PM
Is he well related?

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From: arakaan Sent: 28/04/2008 7:46 PM
if you want to watch all his races they can be accessed from the page below.
 

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From: NineMSN NicknameMattDjebel31 Sent: 28/04/2008 8:31 PM
Greg Kelly will kick his butt...................

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From: NineMSN NicknameMattDjebel31 Sent: 28/04/2008 8:48 PM
Great link Arakaan.

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From: red Sent: 7/05/2008 5:31 AM

Reactor sale smashes record

Adam Hamilton

May 07, 2008 12:00am

AUSTRALASIA'S hottest pacer Auckland Reactor will be sold today for a record-breaking $3.2 million-plus to a Canadian syndicate.

But the colt will continue his racing career Down Under

The three-year-old's sale price at least doubles the record for an Australasian pacing colt, which Ian Dobson set at $1.6 million for Gotta Go Cullen last year.

Owners Tony and Anne Parker could not the resist the offer made through New Zealand agent John Curtin, who would not confirm the exact price. It is believed to be well above $3.2 million when commission is included.

Curtin said the key player in the sale was Canadian owner Peter Heffering.

"It's a bit of fun for them. They're great social guys and I'm sure you'll see them down here for some of the big races," Curtain said.

The sale is a great result for trainer Mark Purdon, who has endured weeks of speculation he could lose the horse.

"The new owners have said the horse will stay with me for at least the next year," he said.

Auckland Reactor is unbeaten in 11 starts and boasts $328,100 in prizemoney.

His final run this season will be in the Harness Jewels final at Cambridge on May 31. Purdon said Victorians would see him run in the Victoria Cup at Moonee Valley in December.

 

 


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From: arakaan Sent: 8/10/2008 3:37 PM
coming back very soon.
 
Great news indeed.
 

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From: red Sent: 8/10/2008 9:34 PM
Great news.
Hope he makes it to the Interdominion. A clash with Blacks a Fake in the final would draw a huge crowd and publicity.

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From: arakaan Sent: 26/10/2008 10:25 PM
4.21pm  NZ time  tommorrow
 

Reactor Returning To The Races

He isn’t in either of the feature races on the program, but Auckland Reactor will be the star attraction at Monday’s Ashburton meeting.

The unbeaten superstar will chase a 12th win when he lines up in the $18,500 Pacers Handicap over 2400m on the program that also includes the $75,000 Group 2 Ashburton Flying Stakes and the $40,000 Group 3 Trotters Flying Mile.
Auckland Reactor will square off against nine rivals in what will be his first start since succumbing to a mystery back ailment just weeks after being sold to North American interests for more than $3 million in late April.
Auckland Reactor will start from barrier five in the standing start event, to be run at 2.11pm EDT, with Nearea Franco (barrier one), Ohoka Rebel (10m) and Bachelorette (10m) considered the biggest dangers.
Monday’s feature event brings together many of New Zealand’s premier pacers.
Leading Inter Dominion contender Changeover is the early favourite, but not only does the Geoff Small-trained five-year-old have a quality field to contend with, he will start from barrier 14 in the 15-horse race at 1.11pm.
Fortunately for Small, main danger Monkey King fared even worse at the draw, landing the extreme outside barrier.
It wasn’t all bad news for the top chances, though. Ohoka Rebel will start from the pole, Baileys Dream drew beautifully in two, while Tribute will start from seven.
The trotters event is highlighted by a clash between Stig and Springbank Richard. Stig (barrier 11) has been installed the early favourite for the event to be run at 1.46pm, but Springbank Richard gained an advantage at the barrier draw when he came up with gate seven.
24 October 2008

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From: Bubble Sent: 27/10/2008 3:37 PM
Has anybody seen it?
 
Bloody Sky were showing some crap.

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From: arakaan Sent: 27/10/2008 3:48 PM
I'll have the link shortly for you.
 
 
home in a lazy last half.
 
 Last 800m: 54.2 Last 400m: 25.6


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From: arakaan Sent: 27/10/2008 3:50 PM
 
 
Race 8 HOTEL ASHBURTON TURF BAR HANDICAP PACE   $18,500, 6 OR MORE WINS DISCRETIONARY, 2400m

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6 or more wins for lifetime. Fillies and mares with 7 or more wins for lifetime shall receive a 10 metre handicapping concession.

Place  Book         Horse Barrier  Handicap  Stakes  Favour
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        Time  Losing
Margin
      Driver       Trainer
1 5         Auckland Reactor 5 Ft   11,562.50 1/1         3-02.9         M Purdon       M Purdon & G R Payne
2 1         Nearea Franco 1 Ft   3,700.00 2/2         3-03.2 1.25       Craig D Thornley       S M McRae
3 10         B Grudge 2 25m   1,850.00 4/4         3-02.0 5.75       C J De Filippi       C J & J De Filippi
4 8         Bachelorette 2 10m   925.00 3/3         3-03.3 6.50       A M Butt       T G Butt & P M Anderson
Other Starters in Finishing Order
5 9         Special Ops 1 25m   462.50 5/5         3-02.6 9.10       S P Walkinshaw       R A Rennie
6 2         Morty 2 Ft     7/7         3-04.8 10.40       M P Jones       P N Jones
7 6         I'm A Dazzler 6 Ft     8/8         3-06.0 11.50       P J Davis       G R Lamb
8 4         Willygo 4 Ft     6/6         3-05.8 15.70       L F O'Reilly       L F O'Reilly
$18,500.00  
Scratchings
  3         Gimme A Break 3  
  7         Ohoka Rebel 1  

Divs: $1.30. $1.00. $1.50. $1.90. Quinella: $2.30. Trifecta: $8.20. TAB Double[races-7,8]:(11,5) $2.90. TAB Conc.:(11,1) $3.00.

Margins: 1 1/4 lengths, 4 1/2 lengths, 3/4 length
Sectional Times: Mile Rate: 2-02.6 Last 800m: 54.2 Last 400m: 25.6

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From: NineMSN NicknameGeokel2 Sent: 27/10/2008 3:53 PM
He won.
Last half in 54.2sec.  Have not seen it yet but I could imagine he did it pretty easy.  Mgns 1.5lgths by 4.5lgths.  Mile rate 2:02.6 from 2400m stand.

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From: arakaan Sent: 27/10/2008 3:55 PM
First up from a serious injury, gallops out, give the leader 4 lengths at the 800m, and still wins having to break 54 seconds last half to do it.
 
seriously. this thing is a freak.

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From: Bubble Sent: 27/10/2008 4:01 PM
Cheers Ara.
 
Looked good didn't he. Pretty soft in the end.
 
That 2nd horse is a fair horse looking at its record.
 
Onwards and upwards.

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From: arakaan Sent: 27/10/2008 4:05 PM
mesage 23 not good enough for you geokel.

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From: NineMSN NicknameGeokel2 Sent: 27/10/2008 4:07 PM
Sorry,
 
when I went to post my first comment it was not there.
 
Then I did not look again.

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From: NineMSN NicknameGeokel2 Sent: 27/10/2008 4:09 PM
That track is incredibly fast.
 
The trotters went 1:57 and change won by Stig.
 
He is a great horse the Reactor, but I will reserve the freak comment until I see him beat the best over there and here!! Hopefully will get to see that b4 he goes to the U.S.

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From: arakaan Sent: 27/10/2008 4:21 PM
I know ashburton is fast but seriously put it all together.
 
1st up off serious injury, the gallop at the start and then brealing 54 sec to win.
 
and remember he went 54.0 under a vice grip at Invircargill just before the injury. In that same race the year before Changover ran home in 57.3.


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From: NineMSN NicknameGeokel2 Sent: 27/10/2008 5:19 PM
arakaan,
Yes I do realise this.  Times are times, a true test is to continually beat the best around.  Once he does this he will deserve the champion tag.
I hope he does turn out to be a freak, for the sport's sake, that is what we need!!

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From: red Sent: 28/10/2008 6:08 AM
Geokel2, you'll get your wish soon. Todays Herald Sun...
 
His first Australian target will be the Miracle Mile at Harold Park on November 28, followed by the Victoria Cup at Moonee Valley on December 20.
 
In the Miracle Mile will be Blacks a Fake, Melpark Major(flying), Be Good Johnny(won last 2 MMs).
 
Harold Park should promote the MM like never before to get everyone talking about the clash, and get a huge crowd.

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From: NineMSN NicknameGeokel2 Sent: 28/10/2008 9:06 AM
If only they had it at menangle

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From: wily Sent: 28/10/2008 9:09 AM
With the quality of the field this year, HP will be a great spectacle.
Not a hand up and stroll like it has been the past few years.
 
This lot will smash the track record

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From: Bubble Sent: 28/10/2008 3:38 PM
Auckland Reactor coming for the MM is the best news I have had in a while. The problem with Harold Park is that the barrier draw decides the race. Not the case at all at Menangle.
 
Which ever of the good ones draws inside the others will win.
 
If one of the best 3 gets the rails then there will be no betting.

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This might be a stupid question but does he definitely get a start in the MM?
 
I must admit I have only jumped on the bandwagon with all the hype and youtube videos etc, I am not that sure of all his actual form or its depth.

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From: arakaan Sent: 28/10/2008 3:47 PM
He'll be 1st invited after the big guns are.
 
Marketing Dream for HP.

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Will be a great Miracle Mile.  Auckland Reactor, Be Good Johnny, Blackie, Smoken Up, Melpark Major, Iron Hudge in there as well. 

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From: wily Sent: 28/10/2008 4:47 PM
Thats certain to the 6 with the fianl 2 places going to the winners of the lead up races the week before.
 
Rest assured Bubble, with this collection it won't be a walk in the park for whoever draws the best

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From: arakaan Sent: 14/11/2008 4:24 PM
going around at 4.50pm today.
 
up against Gotta go cullen and the NZ cup quinella Changeover, Bailey's dream.
 
great race.

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Sits outside Changeover and cruises on by.
 
Might have to open up a Unitab account to get the overs in the MM.


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« 2008-Dec-10, 07:52 PM Reply #3 »
soft cock who is scared of melpark major.

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« 2008-Dec-10, 08:06 PM Reply #4 »
YE HA  :lol:

Totally agree

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« 2008-Dec-15, 09:03 PM Reply #5 »
Longest Winning Streaks Aust/NZ


29 SAN SIMEON
24 LUCKY CREED
24 MAORI'S IDOL (TR)
24 COURAGE UNDER FIRE NZ
20 AACHEN
20 LYELL CREEK NZ (TR)
19 SATINOVER
19 HYPERSTAT
19 VILLAGE KID (all in open class)
19 LOMBO POCKET WATCH
18 RADIANT VENTURE
18 GARRY'S ADVICE
18 TAKE A MOMENT NZ
17 GLENERROL
17 LOMBO LA FE FE
16 COURT JESTER (TR)
16 WHITBYS MISS PENNY
16 READ SEA
15 AUCKLAND REACTOR
15 DELVIN DANCER (TR)
15 NEVADA SMOKE
15 STEEL JAW
15 POPULAR ALM
15 NOODLUM
15 LIVELY MEDLEY NZ
15 ACACIA RIDGE (TR)

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The Reactor aims for unbeaten record 
Sunday 30th November

At first, Tony Parker's statement seemed to be verging on ridiculous, spawned by the emotion of the moment in the Alexandra Park victory circle.

"He might stay unbeaten, mightn't he?" said Parker after watching Auckland Reactor smash yet another record in winning the Pak 'N Save Franklin Cup to take his unbeaten sequence to 15.

But the man who sold Auckland Reactor for $4 million gained an unlikely ally a few minutes later in co- trainer and driver Mark Purdon.

Almost lost for words over the enormity of the Reactor's performance, running unheard-of sectionals in his first race right-handed, Purdon stated bluntly: "I can't see him being beaten, barring bad luck."

And this from an analytical Purdon, divorced from the near- hysteria of the after-race scenes when an emotional Franklin Trotting Club president Ross Wilson likened the reception given the horse to the halcyon days of harness racing in New Zealand, in the eras of Delightful Lady and Cardigan Bay.

"I've given up being surprised by this horse, he's amazing," Purdon said of Auckland Reactor, who was privately timed to run the 3200 metres post-to-post in 3min 56.5sec, sprinting his last mile in an unheard of 1:53.4, a second faster than Christian Cullen's Miracle Mile win of 1998 and eight-tenths of a second faster than Iraklis's record Miracle Mile of 1996.

"Maybe he will stay unbeaten," Purdon said. "Things won't always go your way and all the opposition are out there trying to beat you, but we've never had one like him in this part of the world before."

Purdon said if Auckland Reactor was going to be beaten this season, last Friday night's standing start cup, run right-handed, was where he might have come unstuck.

Purdon revealed he'd never trained the horse hard right- handed until the previous week, after he'd shown a tendency to hang in when tried the unfamiliar way round as a three-year-old.

"He used to train in a pole and I was reluctant to take the risk of racing him right-handed, but he's just so much stronger this time in.

"He drove perfectly the whole race and there was nothing there to push him at the finish. I'd say he would have given more."

That's a remarkable claim in itself given Auckland Reactor was credited with a time of 3:59, half a second faster than Chokin's 1993 track record, and ran his last 2400 metres in a sizzling 2:53.6 camped first three-wide, then facing the breeze over the last lap.

"I was sweating more than him halfway through the race. You have to have your doubts about winning when you're that far back."

All of 20 lengths from tearaway pacemaker Chesterton, Purdon managed to flush out first Phillip Butcher on Awesome Armbro and then Anthony Butt on Bachelorette to get a drag into the race.

"We were that far back we had to start making a move. It was cat- and-mouse there for a while but it started the train going. I was pleased I didn't have to do it on my own."

Purdon said he'd never driven a horse before who could maintain top speed for so long and when he "monstered" Chesterton on the home turn, the Reactor simply kept going. "He just maintained his speed and the others got tired."

Purdon said the display guaranteed Auckland Reactor would be back in March for the $600,000 Trillian Trust Auckland Cup (mobile 2700m).

It also eased fears that Auckland Reactor would not be competitive at the top level in standing starts.

"Tonight was the best he's felt at the start. He took two bounds and then he got into his gear. If Awesome Armbro hadn't pushed me down, and I'd got a clear run, he felt like I could have given him his head.

"If that's as bad as he is, there's not much to worry about."

Auckland Reactor has only one further standing start race on his agenda this season - the $60,000 Futurity Stakes (2700m) for four-year- olds at Cambridge in January.

He said while most up-and- comers took time to adjust to the tempo of open-class racing, Auckland Reactor had taken it all in his big stride.

But he would not make any long-term commitment to the Interdominions on the Gold Coast, a three-race series which starts just a week after the Auckland Cup.

"I'd rather not set anything in concrete. We'll make the decisions as we go along."

Auckland Reactor had such a tremendous recovery rate and laid- back attitude, few assignments would be beyond him. "He's so intelligent and just works so well with you, it's part of his make-up."

Source: BARRY LICHTER of the Sunday Star Times
 

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« 2008-Dec-17, 02:29 AM Reply #7 »
I can't wait to see this bloke in Australia. I've watched everything YouTube has on him (quite a bit) and he is exciting to say the least.  He seems to be able to win from anywhere - hard run or easy - and he has a very quick turn of foot that lasts as long as he seems to need it.  I see no chinks in the armour.

I had no idea Village Kid won 19 staight.  Fastest thing out of a mobile gate I've ever seen.  Gee he was a great horse.  My halcyon days in pacing were Satinover,San Simeon and Pure Steel here in the West.  I remember the night at GP here in Perth when Satinover was last into the straight on the bell lap by about 3 lengths (from the second last horse) and two lengths in front of the field going out of it.  And GP does not have a long straight.  Man the flashy black had some speed.  I think it was the Murdoch Uni vets said he was the best conformed horse they had ever seen. 
Anyway, I hope Auckland Reactor can attain the same heights.  I still vividly remember Young Quinn.  Be nice to see another NZ champ. 

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« 2009-Jan-09, 05:03 PM Reply #8 »
7.25 AEDST tpnight. Tune in to see a great horse.

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« 2009-Jan-09, 05:13 PM Reply #9 »
He was in a race a week or so ago with only 4 in it ( i think) I was flicking thought the channels when i saw the market, i thought remember to flick back in five.

what the  :censored:  did i do ?

I am not a harness fan and i was not and am not a greyhound racing fan, but nothing transcends these things than great athletes like Brett Lee and this bloke.

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« 2009-Jan-09, 06:28 PM Reply #10 »
All too easy...untouched

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« 2009-Jan-09, 06:36 PM Reply #11 »
Exacta in NSW was in a word Remarkable.   emthup

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« 2009-Jan-09, 07:10 PM Reply #12 »
i missed it again  :censored:

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« 2009-Jan-11, 06:22 PM Reply #13 »
There's a doubt they'll bring him across for the Interdominion so will Australia ever see him? The Miracle Mile at Menangle would be a perfect race but he may be already at stud then.

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« 2009-Jan-16, 06:24 PM Reply #14 »
Unbelievable...almost :/

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« 2009-Jan-16, 06:41 PM Reply #15 »
Wouldn't have lost any admirers tonight.
Super run in my eyes

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« 2009-Jan-16, 06:55 PM Reply #16 »
what happened

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« 2009-Jan-16, 07:15 PM Reply #17 »
Standing start. Broke . Tailed off 60 or so metres. Rushed around field to sit in death. Beaten a metre or 2 for 2nd

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« 2009-Jan-16, 07:51 PM Reply #18 »
Beaten by who???????

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« 2009-Jan-16, 07:56 PM Reply #19 »
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Race 7 JARDINE BLOODSTOCK 4YO FUTURITY STAKES (Gr2)   $54,000, 2 OR MORE WINS SPECIAL HANDICAP PACE, 2700m

Weather: Fine     Track: Fast       Video:  Broadband    Video Help

Front: 2 to 3 wins for lifetime. Also mares with 4 wins for lifetime. 10m: 4 to 5 wins for lifetime. Also mares with 5 to 6 wins for lifetime. 20m: 6 or more wins for lifetime.

Race History

Place  Book         Horse Barrier  Handicap  Stakes  Favour
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        Time  Losing
Margin
      Driver       Trainer
1 10         All Tiger U1 20m   34,000.00 2/2         3-21.5         D J Butcher       G C Small
2 9         Auckland Reactor 2 20m   9,600.00 1/1         3-21.6 0.75       M Purdon       M Purdon & G R Payne
3 5         Safin 5 Ft   4,800.00 7/7         3-23.9 5.25       M W White       J P Green & B Hughes
4 8         The Cavalier 1 20m   2,400.00 5/5         3-22.6 6.50       B M Mangos       B Purdon & S D Phelan
Other Starters in Finishing Order
5 1         Sevaerg 1 Ft   1,500.00 6/6         3-29.1 34.90       P A Butcher       C J Butler
6 3         Ohoka Dallas 3 Ft   850.00 4/4         3-34.7 66.90       A G Herlihy       A G Herlihy
7 7         Pembrook Benny 2 10m   850.00 3/3         3-34.8 67.90       S D T Phelan       B Purdon & S D Phelan
$54,000.00  
Scratchings
  2         Itz Cherry Ripe 2  
  4         Bravado Boy 4  
  6         Roman Conqueror 1  

Divs: $9.70. $1.60. $1.30. Quinella: $3.00. Trifecta: $214.40. TAB Double[races-6,7]:(3,10) $122.60. TAB Conc.:(3,9) $9.40.

Margins: 3/4 length, 4 1/2 lengths, 1 1/4 lengths
Sectional Times: Mile Rate: 2-00.0 Last 800m: 58.5 Last 400m: 28.2

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« 2009-Jan-17, 11:30 AM Reply #21 »
Thanks ara,

Your blood's worth bottling.  emthup

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« 2009-Jan-17, 01:25 PM Reply #22 »
That was a big win but seriously, he didn't beat much. The Pinkstwotter won off 40m recently at HP  :lol:


I saw him have the run of the race and he was lucky to beat Monkey King 2 starts back and was full tilt to beat Changeover.
That obviously makes him a good horse, NZ's best but I ain't falling into this champion stuff.

They've dodged the Miracle mile and the Inter doms and Monkey king and Baileys Dream don't think they're up to it either.

Nice horse but still has a lot to prove, firstly by front up to the best over here.

Frankly I don't think he'll lay a glove on Melpar Major

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« 2009-Jan-17, 01:34 PM Reply #23 »
That was a big win but seriously, he didn't beat much. The Pinkstwotter won off 40m recently at HP  :lol:


I saw him have the run of the race and he was lucky to beat Monkey King 2 starts back and was full tilt to beat Changeover.
That obviously makes him a good horse, NZ's best but I ain't falling into this champion stuff.

They've dodged the Miracle mile and the Inter doms and Monkey king and Baileys Dream don't think they're up to it either.

Nice horse but still has a lot to prove, firstly by front up to the best over here.

Frankly I don't think he'll lay a glove on Melpar Major
Could not have put it better myself

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« 2009-Jan-17, 02:01 PM Reply #24 »

I saw him have the run of the race and he was lucky to beat Monkey King 2 starts

yeah a lucky 1.53.5 win. Don't you hate it when they walk and win.  :rolleyes:

and was full tilt to beat Changeover.

oh yeah he struggled to beat it by 11m coming home in a lesurely 54.4 in a 1.54.0 dead rate for 2000m. another bludging effort.  :rolleyes:


I suppose when you consider Wily thinks I Am Sam is up to the best in the country it's no wonder I read the delusions above.
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