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Australian Horse Racing Trainer Bart Cummings Dies At The Age Of 87

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 08 / 31 / 15

BART CUMMINGS , "one of Australia's most successful and celebrated horse racing trainers, died on Sunday, aged 87," according to Stutchbury & Linden of REUTERS. His family released a statement saying that "he had passed away peacefully in his sleep, surrounded by his family at home in Sydney." ...

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