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Horse racing

Live updates, Cox Plate Day

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.

Horse racing

Gai Waterhouse's Fiorente wins the 2013 Melbourne Cup

Fiorente.

Will Brodie Fiorente has won the 2013 Melbourne Cup in a thrilling finish from Red Cadeaux and Mount Athos.

Live coverage, Caulfield Guineas Day

Caulfield Guineas.

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.

Racing

Big names face elimination as Cup horses pay up

Manighar

Andrew Eddy and Will Brodie There were several familiar local faces with multiples chances still in the Melbourne Cup when second acceptances were taken for the race this morning.

Breakfast with the Stars

Spring carnival trackwork.

Will Brodie and Scott Spits A wrap of the news from morning trackwork as the best horses converge on Melbourne for the best races of the spring carnival.