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The 2014 Melbourne Cup gave us the best and worst of this confounding pursuit called the turf. Does it all come down to chance, fate, luck? Or is horseracing fatally flawed and in desperate need of renovation? 5 November 2014.
Melbourne Cup winner Protectionist is beginning his new life on Australian soil after making history at Flemington. 5 November 2014.
Admire Rakti's Spring Carnival began with glory and ended in tragedy, overshadowing the internationals' clean sweep. 5 November 2014.
An equine vet explains why there is often no alternative but to put down a racehorse after injury. 5 November 2014.
An equine vet has said establishing the exact cause of Melbourne Cup racehorse Admire Rakti's heart failure may take weeks. 5 November 2014.
2006 Delta Blues Melbourne Cup winner - Google Search
Vintage Crop.1993,Melbourne Cup winner.
2007 Melbourne Cup winner EFFICIENT and his paddock mate the champion ZIPPING
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Bart Cummings and 1965 Melbourne Cup champion Light Fingers. #horse #racing #CupsKing
1954 Rising Fast - Melbourne Cup winner - Google Search
Hi Jinx, winner of the 1960 Melbourne Cup
1993 - Melbourne Cup won by the first foreign-bred, foreign-trained, foreign-owned horse - Vintage Crop
choisir-wins-golden-jubilee-stakes_ascot, CHOISIR, the sire of OLYMPIC GLORY, shown here winning the Golden Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot in 2003. CHOISIR was as famous for his headgear as he was for his immense talent.
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