News About: Luca Cumani

Order Of St George Melbourne Cup favourite after Gold Cup win

Order Of St George Melbourne Cup favourite after Gold Cup win

17 Jun, 2016

English stayer Order Of St George has been elevated to the top of the Melbourne Cup market order after scoring a sensation win in the Group 1 £400,000 Gold Cup In Honour Of The Queen’s 90th Birthday (2 mile 4 furlong) at Royal Ascot in England yesterday.

Ryan Moore, above, rode Order Of St George …

Fulgur Debuts For Parnham In R.J. Peters Stakes

Fulgur Debuts For Parnham In R.J. Peters Stakes

13 Nov, 2015

Fulgur has been included in the 2015 R.J. Peters Stakes field and he is set to make his debut for new trainer Neville Parnham in the Group 3 event at Ascot tomorrow.

Fulgur will make his Western Australian racing debut in the 2015 R.J. Peters Stakes at Ascot tomorrow. Photo by: Steve Hart

Fulgur made …

Melbourne Cup Back In The Mix For Snow Sky

Melbourne Cup Back In The Mix For Snow Sky

27 Jul, 2015

A trip to Australia for the 2015 Melbourne Cup is back on the agenda for Snow Sky after he failed to fire in the Group 1 King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2414m) at Ascot on Saturday.

Snow Sky has form around 2013 Melbourne Cup runner Brown Panther. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia…

Greatwood On Sydney Cup Path Following Parramatta Cup Win

Greatwood On Sydney Cup Path Following Parramatta Cup Win

21 Feb, 2015

Imported stayer Greatwood is set to follow a path towards the 2015 Sydney Cup after he returned to winning form in the 2015 Parramatta Cup at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon.

Greatwood returned to winning form with a tough staying performance in the 2015 Parramatta Cup at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon. Photo by: Steve Hart

Tommy …

Ibicenco Passes Away Following Freak Paddock Accident

Ibicenco Passes Away Following Freak Paddock Accident

11 Nov, 2014

Imported stayer Ibicenco has been euthanized after a freak accident in a paddock at Wingara last night.

Ibicenco recorded his biggest win in Australia when he took out the 2013 edition of the Geelong Cup. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Ibicenco was sent to the paddock of part-owner Simon O’Donnell after he suffered an …

Jordon Delighted With International Interest For Cox Plate And Caulfield Cup

Jordon Delighted With International Interest For Cox Plate And Caulfield Cup

6 Aug, 2014

Nominations for both the 2014 Cox Plate and 2014 Caulfield Cup were released yesterday and Racing Victoria’s International Recruitment Officer Leigh Jordon is delighted with the number of international horses that are a chance of coming to Australia for the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival.

Plenty of European-trained gallopers will have the chance to replicate the …

Mount Athos Fares Well In Hong Kong Vase Barrier Draw

Mount Athos Fares Well In Hong Kong Vase Barrier Draw

5 Dec, 2013

A poor barrier may have cost Mount Athos in the Melbourne Cup (3200m) but the luck of connections changed this afternoon when the Montjeu gelding drew ideally at the 2013 Hong Kong Vase barrier draw.

Mount Athos will jump from barrier six in the 2013 Hong Kong Vase at Sha Tin on Saturday. Photo by: …

Hong Kong Vase To Be Melbourne Cup Rematch

Hong Kong Vase To Be Melbourne Cup Rematch

6 Nov, 2013

The Group 1 Hong Kong Vase (2400m) at Sha Tin on December 8 is set to be a 2013 Melbourne Cup re-match; with Red Cadeaux, Simenon, Dandino, Dunaden and Voleuse De Coeurs all a chance to contest the prestigious event.

Red Cadeaux and Dunaden are two of several stayers that will be backing up from …

Melbourne Cup Horses 2013: Form Guide & Jockey Silks

Melbourne Cup Horses 2013: Form Guide & Jockey Silks

4 Nov, 2013

The 2013 Melbourne Cup field is packed full of quality stayers and punters all around Australia (and the world) are studying the form guide to try and come up with the winner of the extremely open betting race.

Fiorente remains the clear favourite in 2013 Melbourne Cup betting markets. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia…

Mount Athos eases in Melbourne Cup betting

Mount Athos eases in Melbourne Cup betting

3 Nov, 2013

The Luca Cumani trained Mount Athos continues to ease in Melbourne Cup betting following the horror gate the English stayer came up with at the official barrier draw at Flemington on Saturday.

Mount Athos eases in Melbourne Cup betting. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Mount Athos has drifted out to $9.50 after coming up …