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I’m Imposing Leads 2014 Summer Cup Odds

I’m Imposing Leads 2014 Summer Cup Odds

A field of 13 potential stayers will tackle the Group 3 Summer Cup (2000m) at Royal Randwick Racecourse on Friday after Peter Moody’s Metaphorical was scratched on Wednesday morning. The $125,000 Summer Cup is the feature race of the Boxing Day meeting in Sydney, for which nine-year-old I’m Imposing is the firm favourite with odds…

2014 Summer Cup – I’m Imposing in Barrier 9

2014 Summer Cup – I’m Imposing in Barrier 9

14 potential stayers will tackle the Group 3 Summer Cup (2000m) at Royal Randwick Racecourse this Friday after Anthony Cummings’ Drago failed to accept for the Boxing Day feature race. The $125,000 Summer Cup is one of eight races running at Randwick on Boxing Day, attracting a talented field of stayers. Chris Waller’s I’m Imposing…

Cummings Charges Towards Christmas Cup 2014

Cummings Charges Towards Christmas Cup 2014

Anthony Cummings will use a run at Rosehill on Saturday to see if his progressive stayer Barge And Charge is up to a run over the mile and a half in the 2014 Christmas Cup seven days later on Villiers Stakes Day. The Stratum five-year-old has won up to 1850m but is as yet to…

Drago & Surge Ahead Set for 2014 Villiers Stakes

Drago & Surge Ahead Set for 2014 Villiers Stakes

Local horseman Anthony Cummings could saddle-up two chances in Saturday week’s Villiers Stakes 2014 at Royal Randwick with stable mates Drago and Surge Ahead racing this weekend in a trial for the summer handicap. It is shaping up as a top edition of the $175,000 Group 2 Villiers Stakes (1600m) on December 13 with a…

2014 Villiers Stakes Hopefuls Tested at Kensington

2014 Villiers Stakes Hopefuls Tested at Kensington

Anthony Cummings currently has three hopefuls for the Group 2 Villiers Stakes (1600m) at Kensington on December 13, which may or may not decrease following a track meeting this Saturday. The summer feature race is on the cards for last start winner Paris Match, Drago, and Surge Ahead. The three could find themselves 2014 Villiers…

2014 Australian Derby Winner is Criterion

2014 Australian Derby Winner is Criterion

Talented stayer Criterion has made it back-to-back Group 1 victories this afternoon, sprinting well to claim the Australian Derby (2400m) on day 1 of The Championships at Royal Randwick Racecourse this afternoon. Jumping well, Criterion quickly took up the early pace over the first 300 metres before settling back in the pack and allowing Puccini,…

Cummings Pleased with Thunder Fantasy Ahead of Derby

Cummings Pleased with Thunder Fantasy Ahead of Derby

Trainer Anthony Cummings will field three runners in this weekend’s major Group 1 Australian Derby (2400m), and is confident of walking away from Royal Randwick with the day’s major crown in week 1 of the inaugural The Championships. Having finished a competitive second in the Group 1 Rosehill Guineas (2000m) last time out, Thunder Fantasy…

2014 Australian Derby Barrier Draw

2014 Australian Derby Barrier Draw

The 2014 Australian Derby barrier draw has been completed; with outright favourite Criterion set to jump from the inside barrier in the Group 1 event at Royal Randwick this weekend. Criterion has performed consistently at the highest level of racing since making his racing debut at the end of 2012 and broke through for a well-deserved…

Criterion Tops Bumper 2014 Australian Derby Field

Criterion Tops Bumper 2014 Australian Derby Field

David Payne’s last start Rosehill Guineas winner Criterion is set to appreciate another rain-affected Sydney track when they head to Randwick Racecourse this weekend for the 2014 Australian Derby. The in-form son of Sebring is one of a capacity 18 three-year-olds accepted for this year’s $2 million Group 1 BMW Australian Derby (2400m) running as…

Silent Achiever in 2014 The BMW Nominations

Silent Achiever in 2014 The BMW Nominations

Roger James’ white hot Kiwi mare Silent Achiever is one of the big name nominees for The BMW 2014 at Rosehill Racecourse on Saturday, the last start Ranvet Stakes winner after her second Group 1 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival success on the trot. One of the three big Group 1 highlights of Golden Slipper Day,…