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Cummings partnership saga resolved

Cummings partnership saga resolved

10 Dec, 2013

Cups King Bart Cummings and grandson James Cummings will continue to train out of Randwick after the saga surrounding their much publicized family split has been resolved.

Precedence wins the G3 Queen Elizabeth Stakes for Bart and James Cummings. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Only months after forming a training partnership, it was feared …

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 …

Precedence holds onto favouritism for the Zipping Classic

Precedence holds onto favouritism for the Zipping Classic

16 Nov, 2013

The Bart and James Cummings trained Precedence is hanging on to favouritism only narrowly even though he holds a distinct weight advantage over Sertorius in the Group 2 $350,000 Deadly Design Zipping Classic (2400m) at Caulfield today.

Precedence, yellow sleeves, gets the judge's decision over Sertorius, green, in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes. Race Horse Photos …

Ransomed To Relish Step-Up In Distance

Ransomed To Relish Step-Up In Distance

15 Nov, 2013

Trainer Gary Vile is confident that Ransomed will relish the step-up to 2400 metres when he makes his Australian racing debut in the Group 2 Zipping Classic (2400m) at Caulfield tomorrow.

Ransomed's trainer Gary Vile believes that Precedence is the horse to beat in the Zipping Classic at Caulfield tomorrow. Photo by: Race Horse Photos …

Precedence and Sertorius set for rematch in Zipping Classic

Precedence and Sertorius set for rematch in Zipping Classic

13 Nov, 2013

Queen Elizabeth Stakes quinella Precedence and Sertorius are set for rematch when the pair go around in the Group 2 $350,000 Deadly Design Zipping Classic (2400m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Precedence, black and white checks, yellow sleeves, and Sertorius, green, set for re-match in Zipping Classic. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Caulfield’s contest will …

Precedence to back up in Zipping Classic

Precedence to back up in Zipping Classic

11 Nov, 2013

Evergreen stayer Precedence is a good chance to back up in the Group 2 $350,000 Deadly Design Zipping Classic (2400m) at Caulfield on Saturday after winning at Flemington on the weekend.

Precedence, black and white checks, yellow sleeves, gets the stride in to win the Queen Elizabeth Stks at Flemington. Photo by Race Horse Photos …

Precedence survives protest to claim Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Precedence survives protest to claim Queen Elizabeth Stakes

9 Nov, 2013

Rejuvenated stayer Precedence had to survive a protest before being awarded the Group 3 $300,000 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2600m) at Flemington today.

Predcedence, black and white checks, yellow sleeves, scores a narrow win over Sertorius, green, in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Ryan Maloney on the runner-up Sertorius …

Precedence To Face 13 Rivals In The Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Precedence To Face 13 Rivals In The Queen Elizabeth Stakes

6 Nov, 2013

Team Cummings will have the opportunity to bounce back from their disappointment about not have a runner in the 2013 Melbourne Cup when veteran stayer Precedence contests the Group 3 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2600m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Precedence is chasing his second straight victory in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes after winning the Drake International …

Melbourne Cup Field Roll Of The Dice For Cummings

Melbourne Cup Field Roll Of The Dice For Cummings

31 Oct, 2013

Team Cummings will roll the dice and hope that natural attrition gets Precedence into the 2013 Melbourne Cup after they elected not to include the veteran stayer in the final acceptances for either the Group 1 Mackinnon Stakes (2000m) or Group 1 Lexus Stakes (2500m).

Trainer James Cummings remains hopeful that Precedence will earn a …

Precedence Receives Melbourne Cup Penalty

Precedence Receives Melbourne Cup Penalty

28 Oct, 2013

Precedence is still no certainty to earn a start in the 2013 Melbourne Cup field despite being penalised 1kg for his impressive victory in the Group 2 Drake International Cup (2500m) at Moonee Valley on Saturday.

Precedence won the Drake International Cup in impressive fashion at Moonee Valley on Saturday and received a one kg …