News About James & Bart Cummings

Capacity 2015 Queensland Guineas Field Released

Capacity 2015 Queensland Guineas Field Released

A capacity field of three-year-old milers is engaged to face off in the Queensland Guineas 2015 this Saturday as part of the Stradbroke Handicap Day action at Doomben Racecourse. Set to run as Doomben Race 5 at 1:42pm (AEST), this year’s $400,000 Group 2 Sky Racing Queensland Guineas (1600m) features 16 confirmed starters plus five…

Werther Leads 2015 Queensland Derby Field & Barriers

Werther Leads 2015 Queensland Derby Field & Barriers

Andrew Campbell’s impressive Kiwi visitor Werther will shoot for back-to-back wins during his Brisbane raid when he lines-up from the inside alley in Saturday’s Queensland Derby 2015 at Doomben Racecourse. A winner of four of his 12 starts to date, the Opaki-based Tavistock gelding travelled to Australia last month on the back of some nice…

Tree Of Jesse Still in 2015 Stradbroke Handicap Contention

Tree Of Jesse Still in 2015 Stradbroke Handicap Contention

Bart & James Cummings’ Randwick winning filly from last weekend Tree Of Jesse is nominated for the Stradbroke Handicap 2015 on June 6 with connections still considering a run in the Group 1 at Doomben Racecourse. The Street Cry three-year-old has won three of her six starts to date all in Sydney including a Benchmark…

Real Impact Leads Latest 2015 Doncaster Mile Odds

Real Impact Leads Latest 2015 Doncaster Mile Odds

In-form Japanese raider Real Impact leads the latest pre-field Doncaster Mile 2015 odds for the feature race of The Championships this Saturday, the nicely-weighted veteran chasing back-to-back Group 1 wins down under. There are still officially 79 nominees for the $3 million Group 1 The Star Doncaster Mile (1600m) this Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival, the…

2015 Randwick Guineas Form Guide & Preview

2015 Randwick Guineas Form Guide & Preview

This Saturday a double shot of Group 1 racing action lights up Sydney’s Randwick Racecourse including the Randwick Guineas 2015 for the three-year-olds – the Races.com.au’s insider form guide analysis and betting preview for the classic found right here. There are seven youngsters left in the $600,000 Group 1 Girvan Waugh Randwick Guineas (1600m) field…

Happy Hallowed Crown After Historic Randwick Guineas 2015 Win

Happy Hallowed Crown After Historic Randwick Guineas 2015 Win

Co-trainer James Cummings has described Saturday’s 2015 Randwick Guineas favourite Hallowed Crown as a “happy horse” as he prepares to defy history with a win in the Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival classic. Street Sense colt Hallowed Crown, prepared by James and his legendary grandfather Bart Cummings, is one of 14 three-year-olds officially nominated for the…

Hallowed Crown Heads 2015 Randwick Guineas Nominations

Hallowed Crown Heads 2015 Randwick Guineas Nominations

The James & Bart Cummings-trained Hallowed Crown headlines the early Randwick Guineas 2015 nominations taken for the Royal Randwick feature running this Saturday in Sydney. Thirteen three-year-olds are among the original entries for this year’s $600,000 Group 1 Royal Randwick Guineas (1600m), Racing NSW extending the nominations until 11am (AEDT) on Tuesday. Current top-rated hopeful…

Australian Derby 2015 Target for Ruling Dynasty

Australian Derby 2015 Target for Ruling Dynasty

Co-trainer and grandson to 32-time Derby winning trainer Bart Cummings, James Cummings is hoping the stable’s promising youngster Ruling Dynasty can earn a 2015 Australian Derby bid starting with a win in Sydney this weekend. The Cups’ King Bart Cummings hasn’t just dominated the Caulfield and Melbourne Cup races during the spring over his illustrious…

Hallowed Crown Returns in “Cracker” Hobartville Stakes 2015

Hallowed Crown Returns in “Cracker” Hobartville Stakes 2015

Co-trainer James Cummings has declared the 2015 Hobartville Stakes at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday as the “race of the day” with a cracker field for his returning Golden Rose winner Hallowed Crown to race against first-up. A bumper 17 nominations were released on Monday for the weekend’s $200,000 Group 2 Hobartville Stakes (1400m), the set…

2015 Randwick Guineas Primary Target for Hallowed Crown

2015 Randwick Guineas Primary Target for Hallowed Crown

Co-trainer James Cummings has confirmed Hallowed Crown is unlikely to race in Melbourne this autumn and instead will focus on a primary Sydney target of the Randwick Guineas 2015. The Street Sense colt has won four of his five career starts to date, most famously the Group 1 Golden Rose Stakes (1400m) in September last…