TWELVE Melbourne Cups, seven Caulfield Cups, 33 Derbys and 268 Group 1 wins. There was simply no one like legendary trainer Bart Cummings.

    JARRYD Hayne was made to wait until the second half before giving a glimpse of his skills in San Francisco’s pre-season loss to Denver.

    HALL of Fame trainers Lee Freedman and David Hayes have paid tribute to Bart Cummings and declared he was “a one-off” in a tough and uncompromising trade

    A baseball fan in the US has tragically died after falling from the upper tier of the stadium during a game between New York Yankees and Atlanta Braves.

    BART Cummings, regarded by many as the greatest trainer in Australian racing history, died early on Sunday morning. He was 87.

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    MFC/MCC Members' Game Day Function

    May 10, 2014

    The second MFC/MCC game day function for season 2014 will be held in the Jim Stynes Room at the Round 8 match against Western Bulldogs on Saturday May 10.

    This dinner will recognise the number 25. Special guests will include players that wore that number and any other connection that may include the number 8. This match will also celebrate the Field of Women event held at the MCG prior to the match commencing.

    Dual MFC/MCC members and guests will enjoy a two-course meal, half time supper and pre-game beverages. A cash bar will operate during the game.

    Located in the Olympic Stand, the Jim Stynes Room is one of the stadium’s premier facilities and offers a superb comfortable dining area with behind-glass, theatre-style seating that boasts magnificent views of the ground. If you prefer outdoor seating, a selection of reserved seats on Level 2 will also be available.

    Guests will need a visitor ticket to access the ground and members should ensure they pre-purchase these for their guests through the usual purchase points.

    Date: Saturday May 10, 2014
    Time: 5.30pm (game time 7.40pm)
    Location: Jim Stynes Room, Level 2, Olympic Stand
    Dress: Jacket and tie for men and equivalent standard for women (no denim, please)
    Cost: $100.00 dual MFC/MCC members
    $110.00 other MCC members and guests

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