MELBOURNE CUP CHAMP SAINTLY DIES AGED 24

16 December 2016

Darren Beadman has ­remembered Saintly as a champion who gave his all following the death of the Bart Cummings-trained 1996 Cox Plate and ­Melbourne Cup winner at the age of 24.

Beadman rode both Saintly and Octagonal during their three-year-old days in a season often regarded...


DATO TAN CHIN NAM WELCOMES LIME COUNTRY TO THINK BIG

1 December 2016

Malaysian business magnate and one of Australia’s most successful owners in history, Dato Tan Chin Nam has leased his Think Big Stud in NSW Australia to Greg & Jo Griffin’s Lime Country Thoroughbreds.

With an involvement in racing that has spanned nearly five decades, the winner of four Melbourne Cups has loved to...


HOMEBRED WINS BONG BONG CUP
18 November 2016

James Cummings has trained his second consecutive Bong Bong Cup winner with Alfred The Great taking out the iconic picnic race.

Cummings won his first Bong Bong Cup last year with Colour Of Money, who, like Alfred The Great, is a son of Pendragon, the foundation sire at Think Big Stud...