Sire: Zacinto

Dam: Highlights

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Gelding

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Sep 19th, 2015

Country: New Zealand

Silks: Gold and Black stripes, Red sleeves and cap

Trainer's Name: Colin Little


C W Little, J Adams, A F Brown, J G Connellan, I E Hopkins, R M Fitzroy, Mrs I Sampieri, B T Gallagher, P Goodwin, P A Snaddon, P J Dempsey, P F Vassallo & P Cramer

Career Record: 34-5-4-3

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    14.7 %
  • Place
    20.6 %





Chestnut GeldingFoaled in 2015

ZACINTO (GB) HasiliKahyasi
2006IthacaDistant ViewMr. Prospector
  Reams of VerseNureyev
DamHigh ChaparralSadler's WellsNorthern Dancer
HIGHLIGHTS (NZ) KasoraDarshaan
2010Shining LightStar WayStar Appeal

ZACINTO (GB) (Bay 2006-Stud 2012). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 1m, Goodwood Celebration Mile, Gr.2. Sire of 157 rnrs, 74 wnrs, inc. SW Ugo Foscolo (New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1), Secret Allure, Odeon, Vassilator, Zigwig, SP Brilliant Venture, Karalino, Goodanya, Miss Mandito, Monrecour, Charlie Horse, Son of Zac and of Navagio, Shadow King, Wize Act, Zawhip, He's a Doozy, Sugah Sweet, Ucalledit, Zac de Boss, Ares, Forex, Super Alliances, etc.


1st dam

HIGHLIGHTS, by High Chaparral. Unraced. Dam of three named foals, two to race, inc:-

VASSILATOR (g. by Zacinto). 5 wins. See below.


2nd dam

Shining Light, by Star Way. 3 wins from 1400m to 2200m, NZ$122,075, A$2,400, ARC Prize Lady H., Matamata RC Mapperley Stud H., 2d Hawke's Bay Gold Cup, Gr.2, CJC Warstep S., L, Manawatu Breeders' S., L, Waikato RC Neil & Francey's 5th Wedding Anniversary H., 3d WRC Cuddle S., Gr.3, Rotorua Cup, Gr.3. Dam of 5 named foals, 4 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Sparkling Dragon. 5 wins at 1200m, 1400m, HK$5,438,200, to 2019-20, HKJC Hoi Yuen H., Wong Chuk Hang H., Lai Chi Chong H., Panasonic OLED TV H., Granville H., 2d HKJC Sheung Hei H., 3d HKJC Griffin Trophy, Ho Chung River H., Venus H., Bonham H., Fat Choi H., Matheson H., Norfolk H.

Light Em Up. 3 wins from 1600m to 2100m, Manawatu RC Patton Engineering H., 2d Taranaki RC New Plymouth Motorcycle Centre H.


3rd dam

NUCCINA, by Danehill. Winner at 1300m in Aust. Dam of 6 named foals, all raced, 4 winners, inc:-

Shining Light (Star Way). 3 wins. See above.

Manaia Rose. 2 wins at 1200m, 2d BOP RC Zest H., JL Mills Builders H., Rotorua RC Craig Thom Memorial H., Vistamax LED Screens H., 3d BOP RC Triton Pacific Owens P.

Winner of Winners - Big Shot (Mal.). Winner at 1600m in Malaysia, 3d MVRC Christmas at the Valley P.

Slinkymalinki. Winner at 1400m in NZ. Dam of-

Moongate Star. 3 wins at 1000m to 2020, Singapore TC Better Life S., Class 4 H., 2d Singapore TC Class 4 H.-twice, 3d Singapore TC Nov S., Stepitup S., Class 4 H.

Goman. Placed in NZ.


4th dam

SHINING CHANGE, by Nashwan. Winner at 2, Deauville Prix d'Avranches. Half-sister to STAR TOUCH, Star Beam. Dam of 3 foals, 2 to race, inc:-

Nuccina. Winner. See above.

Flying Victory. Placed, 3d Saint-Cloud Prix de Palaiseau.


5th dam

SHORT CHANGE, by Nonoalco. Winner at 2, 3d Saint-Cloud Prix des Monceaux. Half-sister to SALUTE, Sabotage, Sirina, Subject to Raise, Skouna (dam of SILVER SNOW). Dam of 11 foals, 9 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

STAR TOUCH (Touching Wood). 5 wins-2 at 2-to 1500m, 540,950fr., US$203,380, Laurel General George S., Gr.2, Deauville Prix des Yearlings, L, Pimlico Maryland City H., L, 3d Longchamp Prix de la Salamandre, Gr.1, Prix Greffulhe, Gr.2, Prix du Rond-Point, Gr.3, 4th Longchamp Poule d'Essai des Poulains, Gr.1.

Star Beam (Baillamont). Winner at 1600m, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Sanctus, 3d Evry Prix Matchem, L.

Shorthand - Born to Win (H.K.). 6 wins from 1000m to 1800m, HK$4,888,520, HKJC Canberra H., Duddell H.

Shining Change. Winner. See above.

Short Silver. 5 wins from 2000m to 2400m in France.

Star Change. 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1250m to 2200m in France. Producer.

Short Order. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1500m, 1600m in France.

Sharp Change. Winner at 2400m in France. Dam of-

Stendhalien. 5 wins from 1600m to 2200m, Chantilly Prix de Rully, Prix de Malgenest, 3d Deauville Prix de la Dorette.

Sharp Spring. 3 wins from 1600m to 1800m, 2d Deauville Prix du Hameau Perre, 3d Saint-Cloud Prix de Villaroche, Prix Always Earnest. Producer.

Xevilla. Raced once. Dam of-

Sziget. 4 wins from 2100m to 2900m, Saint-Cloud Prix des Pyrenees Atlantiques, Prix de Courtrai.

Corps a Corps. 2 wins at 2700m, Chantilly Prix de Route des Genets, 2d Deauville Prix Mujahid.

Scant. Unplaced. Dam of-

Sckheyl. 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1500m, Rome Premio Ladislao d'Angio.

Nata's Jam. Winner at 2, Milan Premio Gozzano, 3d Milan Premio Alessandro Sambruna.

Dedo. 2 wins at 2, 2d Curragh Scurry H., Keatley Equine Groundcare H., 3d Curragh H.


Race Record: 34 Starts 5-4-3 A$844,540.

5 wins-2 at 2-at 1400m, 1700m, A$844,540, to 2020-21, VRC Anzac Day S., L, Kennedy H., G Watson Hall of Fame 2YO Trophy, Heritage H., Les Carlyon H., 2d MRC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, VRC Chester Manifold S., L, Happy Retirement Pat Hyland H., MRC Neds Bet Back H., 3d SAJC RA Lee S., Gr.3, Bendigo JC Golden Mile H., L, MRC Le Pine Funerals H., 4th VRC Sofitel H., L.