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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.

Oaks Day 2013: live coverage

Racegoers at Oaks Day.

Edited by Will Brodie and Scott Spits Thousands of well-dressed patrons are expected to flock to Flemington for 'Ladies Day', featuring the staying classic for three-year-old fillies.

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.

Roughies Guide: Cups doubles

Roughies guide.

Will Brodie Your guide to the despised outsiders you need to consider to avoid backing beige favourites and win glory as well as riches.

Dunaden does it again

Caulfield Cup won by Craig Williams on Dunaden.

Will Brodie Last year's Melbourne Cup winner defies a bad barrier and a big weight for a stunning Caulfield Cup triumph.

Dunaden 'can carry weight of history'

Dunaden.

Will Brodie Dunaden fans, don't fear the big weight your star stayer has to carry in the Melbourne Cup. That was the message today from David Redvers, the racing manager for Dunaden's owner, Sheikh Fahad al...

Horse racing

Live updates, Cox Plate Day

Ocean Park.

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.

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.

Grassroots racing is a picnic

Picnic racing.

Will Brodie Why picnic racing, the lowest rung on the thoroughbred ladder, is one of regional Victoria’s great unsung attractions.