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Edited by Will Brodie The spring carnival hits top gear with one of Melbourne's best racedays, which will decide if Sydney trainer Gai Waterhouse will set the pace for this year's major races in Melbourne.
Will Brodie Your guide to the despised outsiders you need to consider to avoid backing beige favourites and win glory as well as riches.
Will Brodie Last year's Melbourne Cup winner defies a bad barrier and a big weight for a stunning Caulfield Cup triumph.
Will Brodie One of the most open Cox Plates in memory is the highlight of the card as the spring racing carnival hits top gear at Moonee Valley.
Will Brodie A crowd of up to 30,000 could watch Black Caviar try to extend her winning streak to 18 in the group one Orr Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday.