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Spring Champion Stakes outsider Hierarchal on the improve

Spring Champion Stakes outsider Hierarchal on the improve

8 Oct, 2015

Trainer Anthony Cummings expects outsider Hierarchal to show massive improvement as he steps up in distance to the 2000m of the Group 1 $500,000 Moet & Chandon Spring Champion Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

Trainer Anthony Cummings, above, will saddle up outsider Hierarchal in the Spring Champion Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Hierarchal …

Cummings has ambitious Spring Carnival plans for Skyline Blush

Cummings has ambitious Spring Carnival plans for Skyline Blush

13 Jul, 2015

Trainer Anthony Cummings has ambitious Spring Carnival plans for Skyline Blush after the filly scored a narrow win at Randwick last Saturday.

Trainer Anthony Cummings will map out a Spring Carnival program for Skyline Blush, above green cap, after the filly’s win at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

The lightly raced Skyline Blush was having …

Fiveandahalfstar At His Right Trip In The BMW

Fiveandahalfstar At His Right Trip In The BMW

24 Mar, 2015

Fiveandahalfstar has been included in the nominations for the 2015 The BMW and is set to make the step-up in trip to 2400 metres for the first time in two years.

Fiveandahalfstar outstayed his rivals to record an impressive win in the 2013 edition of The BMW. Photo by: Steve Hart

Fiveandahalfstar stamped himself as …

Fiveandahalfstar To Return In Southern Cross Stakes

Fiveandahalfstar To Return In Southern Cross Stakes

12 Feb, 2015

2012 Victoria Derby winner Fiveandahalfstar is set to make his long awaited return from injury in the 2015 Southern Cross Stakes at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Fiveandahalfstar has not been seen at the races since he took out the 2013 edition of The BMW. Photo by: Steve Hart

Fiveandahalfstar was a consistent performer at the …

Cummings Duo Return In Barrier Trial

Cummings Duo Return In Barrier Trial

2 Feb, 2015

Dual Group 1 winner Fiveandahalfstar moved one step closer to a return to racing after contesting a barrier trial at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

Fiveandahalfstar finished at the tail of the field in a barrier trial at Royal Randwick this afternoon. Photo by: Steve Hart

Fiveandahalfstar was a late inclusion in the entries for the …

Hvasstan Close to Career at Stud

Hvasstan Close to Career at Stud

22 Jan, 2015

A largely consistent performer for the Moe stable since his racing debut in 2012, trainer Peter Gelagotis has revealed Hvasstan is close to being confirmed to stand at a Queensland-based stud and will likely transfer to a Brisbane stable for his final racing preparation.

Hvasstan will transfer to a stable in Brisbane for his final …

Hathras Likely To Be Retired Following Canterbury Flop

Hathras Likely To Be Retired Following Canterbury Flop

15 Jan, 2015

Imported stayer Hathras is likely to be retired after he finished at the tail of the field in the Rewards Handicap at Canterbury yesterday.

The racing career of Hathras is set to come to a premature end after he failed to fire once again at Canterbury yesterday. Photo by: Steve Hart

Hathras was once considered …

Cummings Committed To Melbourne Despite Stable Close

Cummings Committed To Melbourne Despite Stable Close

19 Nov, 2014

Sydney trainer Anthony Cummings remains committed to racing horses in Melbourne, despite electing to close his Caulfield-based stable last week.

Anthony Cummings has elected to close his Melbourne-based stable following his teams frustrating 2014 Spring Racing Carnival. Photo by: Daniel Costello

The Cummings team failed to fire during the 2014 Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival this …

Kavanagh has Spring hopes for Moonee Valley first starters

Kavanagh has Spring hopes for Moonee Valley first starters

20 Jun, 2014

Flemington trainer Mark Kavanagh is going to a mid-winter meeting at Moonee Valley on Saturday with high Spring Carnival expectations for his two first starters Magicool and Zimbabwe.

Trainer Mark Kavanagh, above, has Spring hopes for his first starters Magicool and Zimbabwe. Photo by Taron Clarke.

The two well-bred youngsters will debut in the $80,000 …

Fiveandahalfstar Out Of Spring Carnival

Fiveandahalfstar Out Of Spring Carnival

30 May, 2014

Trainer Anthony Cummings has revealed that promising stayer Fiveandahalfstar will miss the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival due to his troublesome fetlock injury.

Fiveandahalfstar has not been seen at the races since he took out the 2012 edition of The BMW. Photo by: Steve Hart

Fiveandahalfstar suffered a sprained fetlock when he scored a narrow win …