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Team Cummings Hoping To Win The Bart Cummings With Precedence

Team Cummings Hoping To Win The Bart Cummings With Precedence

15 Jul, 2015

Co-trainer James Cummings has revealed that the 2015 The Bart Cummings will be the major 2015 Spring Racing Carnival goal for veteran stayer Precedence.

Veteran stayer Precedence is set to return to racing for another 2015 Spring Racing Carnival campaign. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

The Bart Cummings was named after the legendary trainer …

No Emergencies In 2015 Melbourne Cup

No Emergencies In 2015 Melbourne Cup

7 Jul, 2015

The Melbourne Cup will be contested without emergencies in both 2015 and 2016 after the Victoria Racing Club released the details of a Racing Victoria review into the subject.

Big Memory narrowly missed out on a place in the 2015 Melbourne Cup field and the lack of emergencies meant that he was unable to earn …

Melbourne Cup Ballot Exemption On Offer In The Bart Cummings

Melbourne Cup Ballot Exemption On Offer In The Bart Cummings

7 Jul, 2015

The Victoria Racing Club has announced that the winner of the 2015 The Bart Cummings will receive ballot exempt entry into the Melbourne Cup.

Who Shot Thebarman won the 2014 edition of The Bart Cummings before he went on to finish third behind Protectionist in the Melbourne Cup. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

The …

Darley New Sponsors Of VRC Sprint Classic

Darley New Sponsors Of VRC Sprint Classic

28 Jul, 2014

The Victoria Racing Club has announced that Darley will be the naming rights sponsors for the race formerly known as the VRC Sprint Classic during the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival.

Buffering won last years edition of the race that is now known as the Darley Classic. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

The feature sprinting …

VRC Announces Impressive Profit For 2012/2013 Racing Season

VRC Announces Impressive Profit For 2012/2013 Racing Season

27 Nov, 2013

The Victoria Racing Club has released their financial summary for the 2012/2013 racing season; with the club recording a remarkable profit of $7.5 million.

The staging of the 2012 Melbourne Cup was one of a number of events that allowed the Victoria Racing Club to announce a substantial profit for the 2012/2013 racing season. Photo …

Super Cool To Return To Flemington In Turnbull Stakes

Super Cool To Return To Flemington In Turnbull Stakes

3 Oct, 2013

Super Cool will return to Flemington for the first time this preparation in the Group 1 Turnbull Stakes (2000m) on Saturday.

Super Cool will return to Flemington for the first time since his narrow Australian Cup victory in the Turnbull Stakes on Saturday. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Super Cool made his debut at …

Black Caviar joins greats in Racing Hall Of Fame

Black Caviar joins greats in Racing Hall Of Fame

22 Feb, 2013

Black Caviar joined some of the greats of  the Australian turf when the mighty mare was inducted into the Australian Racing Hall Of Fame at a gala function at the Grand Hyatt in Melbourne last night.

Black Caviar winning the Black Caviar Lightning. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Acknowledged as the world’s best sprinter, …

Black Caviar primed to win third lightning

Black Caviar primed to win third lightning

12 Feb, 2013

Nothing has changed at Peter Moody’s Caulfield stable with his super star Black Caviar primed to keep her unbeaten record of twenty-two wins intact when she resumes from a seven months break from the racetrack at Flemington on Saturday.

Black Caviar primed to win third Lightning Stakes. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Moody has …

Black Caviar looking good after Caulfield appearance

Black Caviar looking good after Caulfield appearance

4 Feb, 2013

The world’s number sprinter Black Caviar showed that her magnificent motor was purring again as she strolled around Caulfield in between races last Saturday to the delight of the enthusiastic crowd and trainer Peter Moody.

Black Caviar during her Caulfield gallop. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Black Caviar was having her first public appearance …

Black Caviar and Hay List could clash in Newmarket Handicap

Black Caviar and Hay List could clash in Newmarket Handicap

21 Jan, 2013

Victoria Racing Club are anticipating the possibility of hosting the clash of the titans with the world’s top two sprinters Black Caviar and Hay List to be nominated tomorrow for the Group 1 $1m Lexus Newmarket Handicap (1200m) at Flemington on March 9.

Hay List may face Black Caviar again in the Newmarket Handicap. Photo …