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The Courier
The Taj Mahal heads up Lloyd Williams entries for Ballarat Cuphas been honest with a fourth in the Turnbull Stakes and fifth in the Coongy Cu
The Courier / Posted 23 hours ago
has been honest with a fourth in the Turnbull Stakes and fifth in the Coongy Cup. Bondi Beach has contested the past three Melbourne Cups, while Foundry took out this years' group 1 The Metropolitan in Sydney and was a last-start third in the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Lloyd Williams takes responsibility as the boss at Macedon, but not as the trainerexact role is being talked about again because of Robert Hickmott's departure,
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
exact role is being talked about again because of Robert Hickmott's departure, who leaves the operation with a couple of Melbourne Cups under his belt, signing off after The Taj Mahal's victory in Saturday's Zipping Classic at Sandown. Liam... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Lloyd confirms he is ‘head trainer’Lloyd Williams: trainer, Macedon Lodge, Melbourne Cups | Daily Telegraph Inval
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
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The Age
Lloyd Williams takes responsibility as the boss at Macedon, but not as the trainerexact role is being talked about again because of Robert Hickmott's departure,
The Age / Posted yesterday
exact role is being talked about again because of Robert Hickmott's departure, who leaves the operation with a couple of Melbourne Cups under his belt, signing off after The Taj Mahal's victory in Saturday's Zipping Classic at Sandown. Liam... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Lloyd Williams takes responsibility as the boss at Macedon, but not as the trainerexact role is being talked about again because of Robert Hickmott's departure,
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
exact role is being talked about again because of Robert Hickmott's departure, who leaves the operation with a couple of Melbourne Cups under his belt, signing off after The Taj Mahal's victory in Saturday's Zipping Classic at Sandown. Liam... Read more
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The Courier
The Taj Mahal gives Ben Melham big finish to springto end his time as a trainer for high profile owner Lloyd Williams on a winning
The Courier / Posted yesterday
to end his time as a trainer for high profile owner Lloyd Williams on a winning note. Hickmott trained for Williams for almost a decade, winning Melbourne Cups with Green Moon in 2012 and Almandin in 2016. He is being replaced by Li... Read more
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Herald Sun
The Taj Mahal lifts Melham’s spiritsLodge. Nick Williams paid homage to the former Melbourne footballer who will n
Herald Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Lodge. Nick Williams paid homage to the former Melbourne footballer who will now branch out on his own after snaring two Melbourne Cups for his employer. “Rob has done a fantastic job. He’s been with us for 15 or 16 years, he’s been the head... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
The Taj Mahal lifts Melham’s spiritsLodge. Nick Williams paid homage to the former Melbourne footballer who will n
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 2 days ago
Lodge. Nick Williams paid homage to the former Melbourne footballer who will now branch out on his own after snaring two Melbourne Cups for his employer. “Rob has done a fantastic job. He’s been with us for 15 or 16 years, he’s been the head... Read more
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News.com.au
The Taj Mahal lifts Melham’s spiritsImages Nick Williams paid homage to the former Melbourne footballer who will n
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
Images Nick Williams paid homage to the former Melbourne footballer who will now branch out on his own after snaring two Melbourne Cups for his employer. “Rob has done a fantastic job. He’s been with us for 15 or 16 years, he’s been the head... Read more
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The Courier
Weir takes proven path to Zipping Classic with Big Dukesaid Big Duke pulled up well after the Melbourne Cup. "He never runs badly.” B
The Courier / Posted 4 days ago
said Big Duke pulled up well after the Melbourne Cup. "He never runs badly.” Big Duke’s seven starts this spring have included a win in the St Leger Stakes, in Sydney, second in the Metropolitan and fourths in the Moonee Valley and Melbourne... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Vengeur Masque finally gets day in the sunSPURNED by the racing Gods at the past two Melbourne Cups, Vengeur Masque has f
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
SPURNED by the racing Gods at the past two Melbourne Cups, Vengeur Masque has finally claimed a decent chunk of Flemington glory with Queen Elizabeth Stakes victory. Stranded at No. 25 in the Melbourne Cups order of entry in 2016 and again last... Read more
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Herald Sun
Vengeur Masque finally gets day in the sunSPURNED by the racing Gods at the past two Melbourne Cups, Vengeur Masque has f
Herald Sun / Posted 9 days ago
SPURNED by the racing Gods at the past two Melbourne Cups, Vengeur Masque has finally claimed a decent chunk of Flemington glory with Queen Elizabeth Stakes victory. Stranded at No. 25 in the Melbourne Cups order of entry in 2016 and again last... Read more
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Perth Now
Vengeur Masque finally gets day in the sunSPURNED by the racing Gods at the past two Melbourne Cups, Vengeur Masque has f
Perth Now / Posted 9 days ago
SPURNED by the racing Gods at the past two Melbourne Cups, Vengeur Masque has finally claimed a decent chunk of Flemington glory with Queen Elizabeth Stakes victory. Stranded at No. 25 in the Melbourne Cups order of entry in 2016 and again last... Read more
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News.com.au
Vengeur Masque finally gets day in the sunMelbourne, Australia. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)Source:Getty Images
News.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)Source:Getty Images SPURNED by the racing Gods at the past two Melbourne Cups, Vengeur Masque has finally claimed a decent chunk of Flemington glory with Queen Elizabeth Stakes... Read more
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Canberra Times
Williams looking to the future with emergencies firmly in mindhe'd had talks with Amanda Elliott, the VRC chairman, who is also in favour of
Canberra Times / Posted 12 days ago
he'd had talks with Amanda Elliott, the VRC chairman, who is also in favour of the installation of emergencies for future Melbourne Cups. A spokesman for Tabcorp confirmed that the company was ready to have talks with Racing Victoria and the VRC... Read more
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The North West Star
Williams looking to the future with emergencies firmly in mindhe'd had talks with Amanda Elliott, the VRC chairman, who is also in favour of
The North West Star / Posted 12 days ago
he'd had talks with Amanda Elliott, the VRC chairman, who is also in favour of the installation of emergencies for future Melbourne Cups. A spokesman for Tabcorp confirmed that the company was ready to have talks with Racing Victoria and the VRC... Read more
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The Age
Williams looking to the future with emergencies firmly in mindhe'd had talks with Amanda Elliott, the VRC chairman, who is also in favour of
The Age / Posted 12 days ago
he'd had talks with Amanda Elliott, the VRC chairman, who is also in favour of the installation of emergencies for future Melbourne Cups. A spokesman for Tabcorp confirmed that the company was ready to have talks with Racing Victoria and the VRC... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Williams looking to the future with emergencies firmly in mindhe'd had talks with Amanda Elliott, the VRC chairman, who is also in favour of
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 days ago
he'd had talks with Amanda Elliott, the VRC chairman, who is also in favour of the installation of emergencies for future Melbourne Cups. A spokesman for Tabcorp confirmed that the company was ready to have talks with Racing Victoria and the VRC... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
‘Almandin totally butchered’: Dettori slammedcover the trip Surely it's time to consider a permanent ban for Dettori in Aus
Daily Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
cover the trip Surely it's time to consider a permanent ban for Dettori in Australia. Every Melbourne Cup he knocks half the field over Frankie Dettori picking up where he left off in previous Melbourne cups by leaving Almandin out in the car... Read more
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Herald Sun
Cruel Melbourne Cup curse is ‘heartbreaking’which ended any hopes of pushing for a second consecutive win. Frankie Dettori
Herald Sun / Posted 13 days ago
which ended any hopes of pushing for a second consecutive win. Frankie Dettori picking up where he left off in previous Melbourne cups by leaving Almandin out in the car park But Dettori defended himself, saying Almandin let him down. “I was... Read more
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Canberra Times
Nick Olive-trained Single Gaze's Melbourne Cup was over shortly after it beganbut I thought she was very game. She never gave up, she covered a lot of extra
Canberra Times / Posted 13 days ago
but I thought she was very game. She never gave up, she covered a lot of extra ground, she was very brave. "You can't win Melbourne Cups the way that she had to go, you just can't do it, unless you're an absolute superstar. But it was a great... Read more
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Canberra Times
Melbourne Cup 2017: Rekindling, O'Brien land blow for young chargersFingers gave Cummings, son of Jim Cummings, also the Melbourne Cup winner with
Canberra Times / Posted 13 days ago
Fingers gave Cummings, son of Jim Cummings, also the Melbourne Cup winner with Comic Court (1950), the first of 12 Melbourne Cups but the competition increased in 1993 when Vintage Crop, prepared by the Irish wizard Dermot Weld, became the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Melbourne Cup goes off-shore, day runs agroundlost for words." In the media conference: "I'm actually speechless." There is
Canberra Times / Posted 13 days ago
lost for words." In the media conference: "I'm actually speechless." There is an element of make-believe about all Melbourne Cups. This year, it was that Brown won for Irish trainer Joseph O'Brien on Rekindling. Jockey is 41, trainer 24 and... Read more
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Canberra Times
Lloyd Williams already planning a seventh Melbourne Cup winand when Joseph got his licence we gave the horse to Joseph. It's absolutely a
Canberra Times / Posted 13 days ago
and when Joseph got his licence we gave the horse to Joseph. It's absolutely a dream. I'm so thrilled." And winning the Melbourne Cups? "Why do I like it? I'm a Melburnian. I first saw a Melbourne Cup when I snuck into a hotel after school at... Read more
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Gulf News
Irish delight marks 157th running of Melbourne Cupfor Joao Moreira after the Brazilian suffered a fall in an earlier race at Flem
Gulf News / Posted 13 days ago
for Joao Moreira after the Brazilian suffered a fall in an earlier race at Flemington.Local businessman Lloyd Williams extended his record to six Melbourne Cups as an owner, having celebrated his fifth with winner Almandin in last y... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Wily Williams in a world of blisstarget. After Almandin won last year Williams provocatively suggested he might
The Courier Mail / Posted 13 days ago
target. After Almandin won last year Williams provocatively suggested he might one day catch Bart Cummings and win a dozen Melbourne Cups. He was more subdued at that suggestion on Tuesday. “I’ve got a long way to go haven’t I?” he said. “I need... Read more
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Perth Now
Wily Williams in a world of blisstarget. After Almandin won last year Williams provocatively suggested he might
Perth Now / Posted 13 days ago
target. After Almandin won last year Williams provocatively suggested he might one day catch Bart Cummings and win a dozen Melbourne Cups. He was more subdued at that suggestion on Tuesday. “I’ve got a long way to go haven’t I?” he said. “I need... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Wily Williams in a world of blisstarget. After Almandin won last year Williams provocatively suggested he might
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 13 days ago
target. After Almandin won last year Williams provocatively suggested he might one day catch Bart Cummings and win a dozen Melbourne Cups. He was more subdued at that suggestion on Tuesday. “I’ve got a long way to go haven’t I?” he said. “I need... Read more
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Herald Sun
Wily Williams in a world of blisstarget. After Almandin won last year Williams provocatively suggested he might
Herald Sun / Posted 13 days ago
target. After Almandin won last year Williams provocatively suggested he might one day catch Bart Cummings and win a dozen Melbourne Cups. He was more subdued at that suggestion on Tuesday. “I’ve got a long way to go haven’t I?” he said. “I need... Read more
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The North West Star
Williams already planning a seventh Melbourne Cup winand when Joseph got his licence we gave the horse to Joseph. It's absolutely a
The North West Star / Posted 13 days ago
and when Joseph got his licence we gave the horse to Joseph. It's absolutely a dream. I'm so thrilled." And winning the Melbourne Cups? "Why do I like it? I'm a Melburnian. I first saw a Melbourne Cup when I snuck into a hotel after school at... Read more
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The Age
Lloyd Williams already planning a seventh Melbourne Cup winabsolutely a dream. I'm so thrilled." Get the latest news and updates emailed
The Age / Posted 13 days ago
absolutely a dream. I'm so thrilled." Get the latest news and updates emailed straight to your inbox. And winning the Melbourne Cups? "Why do I like it? I'm a Melburnian. I first saw a Melbourne Cup when I snuck into a hotel after school at... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Lloyd Williams already planning a seventh Melbourne Cup winabsolutely a dream. I'm so thrilled." Get the latest news and updates emailed
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 days ago
absolutely a dream. I'm so thrilled." Get the latest news and updates emailed straight to your inbox. And winning the Melbourne Cups? "Why do I like it? I'm a Melburnian. I first saw a Melbourne Cup when I snuck into a hotel after school at... Read more
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News.com.au
Wily Williams in a world of blisstarget. After Almandin won last year Williams provocatively suggested he might
News.com.au / Posted 13 days ago
target. After Almandin won last year Williams provocatively suggested he might one day catch Bart Cummings and win a dozen Melbourne Cups. He was more subdued at that suggestion on Tuesday. “I’ve got a long way to go haven’t I?” he said. “I need... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Punters and PM: order of Tamworth Melbourne Cup Day fieldwas like no other. While racegoers in Flemington were met with a day of drizzl
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 13 days ago
was like no other. While racegoers in Flemington were met with a day of drizzle on Tuesday, marking one of the coldest Melbourne Cups in more than a decade, Tamworth put on a postcard-perfect 24-degree day for the race that stops the... Read more
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The Age
Melbourne Cup goes off-shore, day runs agroundlost for words." In the media conference: "I'm actually speechless." There is
The Age / Posted 13 days ago
lost for words." In the media conference: "I'm actually speechless." There is an element of make-believe about all Melbourne Cups. This year, it was that Brown won for Irish trainer Joseph O'Brien on Rekindling. Jockey is 41, trainer 24 and... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Melbourne Cup goes off-shore, day runs agroundlost for words." In the media conference: "I'm actually speechless." There is
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 days ago
lost for words." In the media conference: "I'm actually speechless." There is an element of make-believe about all Melbourne Cups. This year, it was that Brown won for Irish trainer Joseph O'Brien on Rekindling. Jockey is 41, trainer 24 and... Read more
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The Age
Melbourne Cup 2017: Rekindling, O'Brien land blow for young chargersFingers gave Cummings, son of Jim Cummings, also the Melbourne Cup winner with
The Age / Posted 13 days ago
Fingers gave Cummings, son of Jim Cummings, also the Melbourne Cup winner with Comic Court (1950), the first of 12 Melbourne Cups but the competition increased in 1993 when Vintage Crop, prepared by the Irish wizard Dermot Weld, became the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Melbourne Cup 2017: Rekindling, O'Brien land blow for young chargersFingers gave Cummings, son of Jim Cummings, also the Melbourne Cup winner with
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Fingers gave Cummings, son of Jim Cummings, also the Melbourne Cup winner with Comic Court (1950), the first of 12 Melbourne Cups but the competition increased in 1993 when Vintage Crop, prepared by the Irish wizard Dermot Weld, became the... Read more
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The North West Star
The moment Single Gaze's Melbourne Cup was overbut I thought she was very game. She never gave up, she covered a lot of extra
The North West Star / Posted 13 days ago
but I thought she was very game. She never gave up, she covered a lot of extra ground, she was very brave. "You can't win Melbourne Cups the way that she had to go, you just can't do it, unless you're an absolute superstar. But it was a great... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Nick Olive-trained Single Gaze's Melbourne Cup was over before it beganbut I thought she was very game. She never gave up, she covered a lot of extra
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 days ago
but I thought she was very game. She never gave up, she covered a lot of extra ground, she was very brave. "You can't win Melbourne Cups the way that she had to go, you just can't do it, unless you're an absolute superstar. But it was a great... Read more
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The Age
Nick Olive-trained Single Gaze's Melbourne Cup was over before it beganbut I thought she was very game. She never gave up, she covered a lot of extra
The Age / Posted 13 days ago
but I thought she was very game. She never gave up, she covered a lot of extra ground, she was very brave. "You can't win Melbourne Cups the way that she had to go, you just can't do it, unless you're an absolute superstar. But it was a great... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Cruel Melbourne Cup curse is ‘heartbreaking’which ended any hopes of pushing for a second consecutive win. Frankie Dettori
The Courier Mail / Posted 13 days ago
which ended any hopes of pushing for a second consecutive win. Frankie Dettori picking up where he left off in previous Melbourne cups by leaving Almandin out in the car park But Dettori defended himself, saying Almandin let him down. “I was... Read more
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The Courier Mail
No rate change for Melbourne Cupcut to 1.75 per cent in May. There has not been an official cash rate increase
The Courier Mail / Posted 13 days ago
cut to 1.75 per cent in May. There has not been an official cash rate increase since November 2010. Today marks five Melbourne Cups without a change, but the November meeting has traditionally been a popular day to move, with the RBA moving... Read more
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The Courier Mail
‘Almandin totally butchered’: Dettori slammedcover the trip Surely it's time to consider a permanent ban for Dettori in Aus
The Courier Mail / Posted 13 days ago
cover the trip Surely it's time to consider a permanent ban for Dettori in Australia. Every Melbourne Cup he knocks half the field over Frankie Dettori picking up where he left off in previous Melbourne cups by leaving Almandin out in the car... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Horse racing: O'Brien edges dad as Rekindling wins Melbourne CupBrazilian suffered a fall in an earlier race at Flemington. Local businessman
Reuters Sports News / Posted 13 days ago
Brazilian suffered a fall in an earlier race at Flemington. Local businessman Lloyd Williams extended his record to six Melbourne Cups as an owner, having celebrated his fifth with winner Almandin in last year’s race. Almandin, second-favorite... Read more
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Perth Now
‘Almandin totally butchered’: Dettori slammedcover the trip Surely it's time to consider a permanent ban for Dettori in Aus
Perth Now / Posted 13 days ago
cover the trip Surely it's time to consider a permanent ban for Dettori in Australia. Every Melbourne Cup he knocks half the field over Frankie Dettori picking up where he left off in previous Melbourne cups by leaving Almandin out in the car... Read more
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News.com.au
Cup cruelty: ‘It’s heartbreaking, really’which ended any hopes of pushing for a second consecutive win. Frankie Dettori
News.com.au / Posted 13 days ago
which ended any hopes of pushing for a second consecutive win. Frankie Dettori picking up where he left off in previous Melbourne cups by leaving Almandin out in the car park FAVOURITE’S DISAPPOINTING FLOP Hughie Morrison was disappointed with... Read more
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Adelaide Now
‘Almandin totally butchered’: Dettori slammedcover the trip Surely it's time to consider a permanent ban for Dettori in Aus
Adelaide Now / Posted 13 days ago
cover the trip Surely it's time to consider a permanent ban for Dettori in Australia. Every Melbourne Cup he knocks half the field over Frankie Dettori picking up where he left off in previous Melbourne cups by leaving Almandin out in the car... Read more
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Herald Sun
‘Almandin totally butchered’: Dettori slammedcover the trip Surely it's time to consider a permanent ban for Dettori in Aus
Herald Sun / Posted 13 days ago
cover the trip Surely it's time to consider a permanent ban for Dettori in Australia. Every Melbourne Cup he knocks half the field over Frankie Dettori picking up where he left off in previous Melbourne cups by leaving Almandin out in the car... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Horse racing: Rekindling wins Melbourne Cupwin it again, I‘m just lost for words,” added the 41-year-old. Local businessm
Reuters Sports News / Posted 13 days ago
win it again, I‘m just lost for words,” added the 41-year-old. Local businessman Lloyd Williams extended his record to six Melbourne Cups as an owner, having celebrated his fifth with winner Almandin in last year’s race. “It’s terrifically... Read more
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