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Ben Melham To Have Hip Surgery

Ben Melham To Have Hip Surgery

27 Nov, 2013

Leading Melbourne jockey Ben Melham will have surgery on both of his hips that will keep him out of the saddle until midway through 2014.

Ben Melham will not return to riding until halfway through 2014 after having surgery on both of his hips. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Melham struggled with pain in …

Cups Campaign For Shadows In The Sun

Cups Campaign For Shadows In The Sun

18 Jul, 2013

Anthony Cummings-trained Shadows In The Sun will resume in the Winter Stakes (1400m) at Rosehill on Saturday as he works towards a 2013 Spring Racing Carnival campaign that Cummings hopes will be highlighted by a run in the Melbourne Cup (3200m).

Trainer Anthony Cummings has set Shadows In The Sun for an ambitious Melbourne Cup …

Niwot Heads Strong Canberra Cup Field

Niwot Heads Strong Canberra Cup Field

7 Mar, 2013

ACT racing fans are in for a treat this weekend with some well-known gallopers, including two Group 1 winners, named in a strong field for Sunday’s Listed $200,000 Canberra Cup(2000m).

Sydney Cup winner Niwot heads a strong Canberra Cup field. Photo: Steve Hart.

Thirteen horses will line up in the Canberra staying feature including Sydney …

Heavy Adelaide Cup Challenge for Talent Show

Heavy Adelaide Cup Challenge for Talent Show

28 Feb, 2013

Perth Cup winner Talent Show is a confirmed starter for Monday week’s Group 2 Adelaide Cup (3200m) but she’ll line up with a hefty task in front of her.

The six-year-old mare will chase the rare cups double carrying 57kg, the fourth highest weight behind Titch (59kg), Shadows In the Sun (58.5kg) and Tuscan Fire …

Anthony Cummings Gets First SA Derby

Anthony Cummings Gets First SA Derby

8 May, 2011

Anthony Cummings has won his first SA Derby with Shadows In The Sun

Anthony Cummings’ Shadows In The Sun produced a wonderful display of his staying ability by winning the Group 1 SA Derby by almost a length today.

Shadows In The Sun won the race ahead of Echoes Of Heaven and Lalla Rookh.

The …