Zac Purton realistic about Exultant’s chances in Centenary Vase: ‘it’s not really suitable for him’

//Zac Purton realistic about Exultant’s chances in Centenary Vase: ‘it’s not really suitable for him’

Zac Purton realistic about Exultant’s chances in Centenary Vase: ‘it’s not really suitable for him’

Champion jockey Zac Purton thinks it will be tough for Exultant to defend his Group Three Centenary Vase (1,800m) title with the star stayer needing to overcome a host of obstacles to salute again, including a significant weight disadvantage.Tony Cruz’s gelding cruised to an easy victory in last year’s renewal, but with two more Group Ones under his belt since then, he has to give all of his 10 rivals at least a 13-pound head start at the weights on Monday.After finishing third in the Group…

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