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Pitmans return to special track with Oaks favourite

  • Wed, 14 Mar 2018
  • Richard Edmunds
Michael and Matthew Pitman with their New Zealand Oaks favourite Savvy Coup.

Michael and Matthew Pitman with their New Zealand Oaks favourite Savvy Coup.

Trentham has been the scene of some of the Pitman family’s greatest triumphs, and the South Islanders will return to Wellington this weekend to try to create another Group One memory in the $400,000 Al Basti Equiworld Dubai New Zealand Oaks. Michael Pitman’s first Group One win came in the 1992 Thorndon Mile with Just Tommy. When Enzo’s Lad scored an upset victory in the Telegraph earlier this year, it was the first Group One that Pitman has shared with his son and co-traine…
 

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