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Travolta Boogies for The Metropolitan Rating

Travolta Boogies for The Metropolitan Rating

28 Jun, 2013

Gai Waterhouse’s Mornington Cup failure Travolta will look to get back on track as their trainer aims to get their ratings up in time for a Sydney Spring Racing Carnival campaign where a race like the $400,000 Group 1 The Metropolitan Handicap (2400m) could be on the cards.

Travolta could develop into a Group 1 …

Cumai’s Melbourne Cup entries are on fire

Cumai’s Melbourne Cup entries are on fire

4 Sep, 2012

Newmarket trainer Luca Cumani’s Melbourne Cup favourite Mount Athos escaped unscathed when fire ripped through a section of his Bedford House Stables on the eve of Emirates Melbourne Cup nominations which saw 151 entered for the  $6m 3200m Group 1 at Flemington on November 6.

Cumani reported that all his horses and staff escaped uninjured …