Trainer James Cummings, and his wife Monica, welcomed a daughter named Adeline on June 30 [pictured]. A fourth generation trainer of race horses, James is the grandson of veteran trainer Bart Cummings, and works in partnership with his grandfather. Monica is racing manager at Gooree Park, and the granddaughter of Filipino billionaire Eduardo Cojuangco.
NRL footballer Moses Mbye, and his partner Maddy, welcomed their daughter Mya Kate on July 5 (a strong M theme!). Moses has played for the Canterbury Bulldogs since last year. Of Gambian descent, he is one of the few NRL players with African heritage.
AFL footballer Travis Varcoe, and his partner Kim, recently welcomed a daughter named Franki, a sister for Travis’ stepdaughter Olivia, age 11. Travis played for Geelong for many years, and signed with Collingwood this season; he has also been chosen for the national team and the Indigenous All Stars.
MMA fighter Robert Whittacker welcomed his son Jack at the end of May. Originally from New Zealand, Sydney-based Robert fights in the UFC, and holds the Super Fight Australia Welterweight Belt.