News About: Dato Tan Chin Nam

Cummings Pleased with Queensland Derby Hope High Midnight

Cummings Pleased with Queensland Derby Hope High Midnight

2 Jun, 2015

Trainer James Cummings has been thrilled with the results posted by High Midnight this time and is hopeful he will lay a great and competitive account for himself in Saturday’s 2015 Group 1 Queensland Derby (2200m) at Doomben.

James Cummings is pleased with High Midnight ahead of Saturday’s Queensland Derby. Photo: Steve Hart

Failing to …

Precedence Records Melbourne Cup Personal Best

Precedence Records Melbourne Cup Personal Best

4 Nov, 2014

Precedence did not deliver Bart Cummings a 13th Melbourne Cup victory, but the veteran stayer was still able to record a personal best result when sixth in the 2014 edition of the race this afternoon.

Precedence flew home late to finish sixth behind Protectionist in the 2014 Melbourne Cup at Flemington this afternoon. Photo …

Bart and James Cummings to dissolve partnership

Bart and James Cummings to dissolve partnership

4 Dec, 2013

Long-time client and friend of Bart Cummings, Dato Tan Chin Nam, believes that what problems have arisen in the Cummings camp can be rectified after news broke that the training partnership of Bart and James Cummings will be dissolved at the end of the year after only five months.

Bart Cummings,above, is set to dissolve …

Cox Plate Path For Norzita

Cox Plate Path For Norzita

1 Aug, 2013

The famous silks of Dato Tan Chin Nam have been victorious in the Cox Plate on three occasions and the new training duo of Bart and James Cummings are looking to record another win in the famous race for their leading owner.

The Cox Plate will be the ultimate 2013 Spring Racing Carnival goal for …

Lunar Rise Wins Carbine Club Stakes

Lunar Rise Wins Carbine Club Stakes

3 Nov, 2012

A drop back in distance has proven just the tonic for Bart Cummings-trained Lunar Rise, who fought off the dogged Tatra to win the Carbine Club Stakes (1600m) at Flemington today.

Lunar Rise claims a tough win in the Carbine Club Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

Cummings had the son of Starcraft on a Victoria …

Norzita scores impressive win for Cummings

Norzita scores impressive win for Cummings

23 Jul, 2012

Cups King Bart Cummings is in no hurry to rush promising filly Norzita into the tough Spring company after the Thorn Park filly scored impressively at her second race start at Rosehill on Saturday.

Norzita scored an impressive win at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday - photo © Steve Hart

Cummings was able to turn around …

So You Think’s Fate Rests With O’Brien

So You Think’s Fate Rests With O’Brien

8 Jul, 2011

Trainer Aidan O'Brien will decide on where So You Think will run during the Australian Spring Carnival

Dato Tan Chin Tam has decided to leave the fate of So You Think in the hands of his new trainer, Aidan O’Brien.

The well-known owner said that he trusted the Irish trainer to make the best decision …

Quarantine Still Blocking So You Think’s Cox Plate

Quarantine Still Blocking So You Think’s Cox Plate

7 Jul, 2011

So You Think's third Cox Plate still in doubt because of quarantine issues

Discussions are continuing with Coolmore about whether or not a third tilt at the Cox Plate remains a realistic option for So You Think.

The $3,000,000 Group 1 at Moonee Valley in October is still on the table at the moment but …

So You Think May Contest Third Cox Plate After Eclipse Win

So You Think May Contest Third Cox Plate After Eclipse Win

4 Jul, 2011

Reigning champion So You Think could contest third Cox Plate

So You Think has cemented his place as one of the world’s greatest stayers by winning the Group 1 Eclipse Stakes at Sandown Park Racecourse in England on the weekend.

The five-year-old was trailing English Derby and Prix de l’arc de Triomphe winner Workforce at …

Dato’s Plan To Make So You Think The Greatest

Dato’s Plan To Make So You Think The Greatest

7 Jun, 2011

So You Think

Dato Tan Chin Nam has proved himself to be one of the world’s most prolific racehorse owners across five decades and he’s achieved just about everything you can achieve.

Despite having owned dozens and dozens of incredible horses, So You Think seems to be something special even for him.

He’s currently embarking …