News About Bart And James Cummings

Can Precedence Win the Melbourne Cup in his Fourth Attempt?

Can Precedence Win the Melbourne Cup in his Fourth Attempt?

Without doubt one of the most experienced horses confirmed in the final field for the Race That Stops a Nation, Precedence will contest his fourth Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington on Tuesday afternoon. Securing a commendable race record of ten wins and as many minor places over his 62 competitive starts to date,…

Moonee Valley Cup Odds and Betting Update

Moonee Valley Cup Odds and Betting Update

Just nine runners remain in contention for this afternoon’s Group 2 Moonee Valley Cup (2500m) following the late scratching of leading chance Mr O’Ceirin this morning, offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Having returned to the track in typically strong form this time in,…

Hallowed Crown Wins The Golden Rose 2014

Hallowed Crown Wins The Golden Rose 2014

Bart and James Cummings’ talented three-year-old Hallowed Crown has today continued his perfect career start, charging home to secure an exceptional victory in the featured Group 1 Golden Rose Stakes (1400m) at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse. Jumping from the gates only fairly, the Street Sense gelding was forced to settle well within the pack, allowing early…

2014 Brisbane Cup Nominations Released

2014 Brisbane Cup Nominations Released

A talented field of 17 runners have been nominated for an appearance in this weekend’s Group 2 Brisbane Cup (2400m) at Eagle Farm Racecourse, highlighted by several notable performers throughout 2014 so-far. Recording an impressive victory amongst classy competition in the Group 2 Eagle Farm Cup (2200m) last weekend, trainer Chris Waller has nominated Moriarty…

Streama Claims Strong Win in 2014 Hollindale Stakes

Streama Claims Strong Win in 2014 Hollindale Stakes

Talented and consistent performer Streama has produced a strong sprint in the final straight to win the featured Group 2 Wimmers Soft Drinks A.D. Hollindale Stakes (1800m) on the Gold Coast ahead of Mr O’Ceirin and Precedence. Jumping from the gates only fairly, the Stratum mare settled well off the pace of early leaders Fat…

Shamus Award Completes Cox Plate/Australian Guineas Double

Shamus Award Completes Cox Plate/Australian Guineas Double

2013 Cox Plate Champion Shamus Award has led from start to finish to claim the Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington Racecourse this afternoon. After jumping particularly well, Shamus Award took up the pace from the get-go, holding strong position throughout and entering the final straight ahead of Eurozone. Having easily snuffed out that…

Talented Field Confirmed for 2014 Australian Guineas

Talented Field Confirmed for 2014 Australian Guineas

A less-than capacity field has been confirmed for the 2014 Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday, which will include several previous winners at the highest level of Australian Racing including 2013 Cox Plate Champion Shamus Award. After only gaining his position in the Cox Plate final field when equine superstar Atlantic Jewel…

Precedence Wins 2013 Queen Elizabeth Stakes For Bart Cummings

Precedence Wins 2013 Queen Elizabeth Stakes For Bart Cummings

Veteran stayer Precedence narrowly missed out on a start in the 2013 Melbourne Cup but made up for that disappointment with a narrow victory over Sertorius in the Group 3 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2600m) at Flemington this afternoon. Precedence won the Group 2 Drake International Cup (2500m) at Moonee Valley on Cox Plate Day but did…