Posts containing the tag 2020 Melbourne Cup

Another nail in the Melbourne Cup coffin

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The Racing Horse should be celebrating another fantastic Melbourne Cup this morning but unfortunately we cannot – in fact we feel quite flat for a number of reasons. We have been watching the race since 1968 and this is the first time we have been underwhelmed. Obviously a certain virus and empty stands has left … Continue reading

2020 Melbourne Cup Facts & Figures (but are they relevant?)

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The Racing Horse has an in-depth look at the Melbourne Cup and highlighted a new trend that looks likely to continue at least in the short-term. It is well worth a read before looking at the numbers… 2020 MELBOURNE CUP – Cause For Concern! We follow up a personal view of the Melbourne Cup … Continue reading

2020 MELBOURNE CUP – Cause For Concern!

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Love, loyalty and bond for the Melbourne Cup has lived in my heart for 52 years but I am now concerned about its future – I would like to explain why. In all its manifestations the Melbourne Cup is the one race or sporting event in the world that genuinely and emotionally connects with the … Continue reading