Bart's Cup bid strengthens

BART Cummings's push for a 13th Melbourne Cup has got a tad stronger with the impressive win of Cosmonaut at Caulfield on Wednesday.

Cummings said the Starcraft four-year-old would try to qualify for the Cup through the Bendigo Cup (2400 metres) after dominating the Betfair Handicap.

The victory was only the gelding's second win in 10 starts but like a good Cummings horse he has found form in the spring.

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