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Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Magic Wand Conjures Up A Spell To Win 2019 Seppelt Mackinnon Stakes

1 min read

What a ride! 

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

LIVE: Coverage Of Seppelt Wines Stakes Day 2019

4 min read

Giddy up, it's time for Seppelt Wines Stakes Day, the final day on the Melbourne Cup Carnival calendar. Here's how you can keep up to date with everything going on today on Network 10.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

The Day Sandra Sully Fell From A Horse, Just Before She Read The News

3 min read

She was bleeding and bruised. But she's tough, our Sandra...

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Winning Trainer Danny O'Brien Strikes Again In The Oaks

1 min read

Ever had a wInning streak when it seems you just can't lose?

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

How Amazing Does 31-Year-Old Melbourne Cup Winner Subzero Look?

1 min read

What. A. Legend.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Why Is Oaks Day At Flemington Called 'Ladies Day'?

3 min read

And why is The Oaks called The Oaks?

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Brrrr! Freezing Cold For Kennedy Oaks Day, Snowing In The VIC Alps

2 min read

Ah, Melbourne spring. You're so utterly unpredictable.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Dud Or Genius? How To Tell If Your Jockey Is A Winner

2 min read

No, it's not the colour of their silks or the look on their face.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

We Vow And Declare You'll Love The Story Behind The Melbourne Cup Winner's Name

2 min read

Look at this picture of Vow And Declare as a yearling. Just look at it.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

The Ultimate Melbourne Cup Hangover Photos Of 2019

2 min read

The race that stops a nation may be over, but hangover day delivers some pretty entertaining pics.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup 2019: Where Your Horse Finished

1 min read

This is where they finished up in the 2019 Lexus Melbourne Cup, from 1st to 24th.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Shock As Placings Amended After Protest

1 min read

OK, here's exactly what happened.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Australia's Vow And Declare Wins The Lexus Melbourne Cup In Incredible Finish

1 min read

Australian horse Vow And Declare has won a thrilling 2019 Lexus Melbourne Cup.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

All The Big Money Is For This Aussie Horse Trained By Winx's Mastermind

1 min read

It's all about one horse now, according to punters.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Is The Melbourne Cup Second Favourite A French Swear Word?

1 min read

This could be totally innocent. And then again, it might just be the cheekiest horse name in years

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

By A Nostril! The Five Most Thrilling Melbourne Cup Finishes Of The Century

4 min read

There's no Makybe Diva or Michelle Payne on this list, and there's a pretty obvious reason why.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

What Colour Horse Is Most Successful In The Melbourne Cup?

2 min read

It seems that one colour of horse is statistically much faster than the rest.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

This Horse's Name Has Changed Since He Ran Third In The 2018 Melbourne Cup

3 min read

A Prince Of Arran is no longer A Prince Of Arran. So who is he now? Has he changed his name by steed poll?

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Which Melbourne Cup Horses Can Handle The Wet Track?

6 min read

The weather should be fine, but the Flemington track will definitely be rain-affected for the Melbourne Cup.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Karma Strikes Victoria Derby Horse Owner Who Sacked Female Jockey

2 min read

This year, the biggest story is who DIDN'T win the AAMI Victoria Derby.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

All Signs Point Directly To One Horse In This Year's Melbourne Cup

5 min read

Can it really be this simple to pick the Melbourne Cup winner?

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Please Enjoy The Loosest Melbourne Cup Photos Of All Time

3 min read

Ah, a nice civilised day at the races.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

The Surprising Way Melbourne Cup Carnival Presenter Francesca Cumani Got Famous

4 min read

She's the face of Network 10's Melbourne Cup coverage. But it might surprise you how it all started for Francesca Cumani.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

The Three Simple Mistakes Too Many Punters Make

3 min read

Maybe you'll back a winner this spring carnival and maybe you won't. Either way, these handy tips are all good things.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Great Barrier Grief: The Melbourne Cup Number That is Every Punter's Nightmare

2 min read

It's normally a pretty positive number in many contexts.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

If You Love A Battler's Tale, This Is The Melbourne Cup Horse For You

2 min read

Sick of the European millionaires stealing all the prize money?

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Day Weather Forecast Is Cool But Sunny

1 min read

At last, a little sunshine!

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Jockey Linda Meech's Sizzling Comeback To Owner Who Sacked Her

2 min read

Sacked Victoria Derby jockey Linda Meech has shot back with fighting words after she was kicked off Thought Of That.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Michelle Payne Fined For Calling Horse Owner 'Pig' On Twitter

2 min read

Melbourne Cup-winning jockey Michelle Payne has been fined $1000 for calling horse owner Brae Sokolski "a pig" on Twitter.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Industry Commits More Than $25 Million To The Welfare Of Racehorses

3 min read

Buy a ticket to the Melbourne Cup carnival and you too can help the horses.

#antsrant

#antsrant

Hate The Mistreatment Of Retired Horses, But Don’t Hate The Sport

2 min read

It was sad. It was brutal. It was sickening.

Sport

Sport

Aussies Really Suck At Pronouncing Cox Plate Favourite Lys Gracieux

2 min read

She's the Japanese raider set to storm our second-biggest race. But how do you say her name?

Sport

Sport

Mer De Glace Wins The Caulfield Cup

1 min read

It's a massive win for the Japanese horse, who is unbeaten in his six starts this year,

Sport

Sport

Big, Big, Big Victory For Yes Yes Yes In The Everest

2 min read

Was it good for you too?

Sport

Sport

This Weekend Is The Ultimate Sydney Vs Melbourne Turf War

2 min read

This showdown won't be fought on the beaches, or in the laneways, or in any of the usual locations.

News

News

'My Heart Feels Dead': Jockey Horrified On Seeing Her Former Racehorse Sent To Slaughter

3 min read

Jockey Laura Cheshire broke down in tears watching her former racehorse get beaten and brutally killed, in an ABC investigation into abattoir mass killings.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

How Racing's First Lady Made Life Better For EVERY Australian Woman

2 min read

Imagine being told you couldn't pursue your chosen career because of who you were married to.

Sport

Sport

The Everest Barrier Draw Was Projected On Sydney Harbour Bridge In Beautiful Compromise

1 min read

The barrier draw for Australia's richest horse race has been conducted at Sydney Harbour Bridge after last year's controversial Opera House reveal - and no one is blowing up about it this time.

Megan Hustwaite

Megan Hustwaite

Dear Racing Bosses: Keep Your Hoofs Off The Melbourne Cup Date

3 min read

COVER MAKYBE DIVA'S EARS!

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

'Another Woman Will Win The Melbourne Cup, I'd Bet Anything On It'

3 min read

A funny little coincidence happened last weekend.

World

World

Abattoir Charged After Slaughtering Winx's Half Brother

2 min read

After the butchering of the half brother of champion race horse Winx, animal cruelty charges have been filed against a South Korean abattoir, PETA has said.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Strap In, Lover! Taylor Swift To Sing At Melbourne Cup Carnival

2 min read

Horses, you're going to have to shake it off for a few minutes on Lexus Melbourne Cup Day this year.

The Project

The Project

'Get Stuffed': Why Rachel Griffiths Had To Tell Michelle Payne's Melbourne Cup Story

1 min read

It took just five minutes after Michelle Payne's 2015 Melbourne Cup win for Rachel Griffiths to decide to make a feature film about the historic event.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Emma Freedman: The Melbourne Cup Party That Nearly Ruined My Career

4 min read

Back in 2005, Emma Freedman had a dilemma. To go out and celebrate after the Melbourne Cup, or stay home and prepare for her Year 12 maths exam the next day.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Why August The First Is Every Horse's Birthday

2 min read

Carrot cake. That, you imagine, is what will be munched in stables and paddocks across Australia today, August 1.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Network 10 Unveils Its Stable Of Melbourne Cup Experts

4 min read

They're the fab five who'll bring the Cup to life.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

A Definitive Guide To The International Celebs Who've Flocked To Flemington

15 photos

Here's a look at some of your favourite international celebrities who’ve walk through the famous Flemington grounds.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Here's Where You Can Hold The Melbourne Cup In Your Own Hands

3 min read

The Lexus Melbourne Cup Tour has just kicked off.

Sport

Sport

Winx Has A Boyfriend, And The Foal Name Suggestions Are Pretty Funny

1 min read

Winx has an appointment in the breeding barn. Yes, the winner of 33 races straight is about to go on a very hot date.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

World's Favourite Racing Personality Says Nothing Beats The Melbourne Cup For Passion

2 min read

The pageantry of Royal Ascot or the raw passion of Flemington?

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Does Michelle Payne's Melbourne Cup-Winning Horse Recognise Her?

2 min read

You win the most famous race in Australia. Years later, does the horse even know you?

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Massive Prizemoney Boost For 2019 Melbourne Cup

2 min read

Giddy up! The Victoria Racing Club (VRC) has announced it will increase prizemoney for the Lexus Melbourne Cup to $8 million in 2019.

Sport

Sport

Winx's Half Brother Slaughtered For Meat In Korea

2 min read

An investigation by the animal rights group People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has exposed the slaughter of Australian thoroughbred horses and their offspring in South Korea.

Updated

Updated

Racehorse Owner Accused Of Smuggling Cocaine Refused Bail

2 min read

A high-profile race horsing figure accused of using coded text messages to smuggle millions of dollars worth of cocaine will remain behind bars after being refused bail.

Sport

Sport

Outstanding! Winx Just Got The Ultimate Accolade

1 min read

She won 33 straight races and a million hearts. And now?

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Dunaden, Who Won The Closest Melbourne Cup In History, Is Dead

1 min read

2011 Melbourne Cup winner Dunaden has died after a paddock accident. He was 13.

Sport

Sport

Winx Ends Career Winning Queen Elizabeth Stakes, Because She Is Our Queen

2 min read

She won. Of course she won. Was Winx ever going to let down a record crowd on a perfect Sydney day?

Sport

Sport

HOW DID SHE DO THAT? We Celebrate Winx's Six Greatest Wins

3 min read

"Oh, no. This time she'll get beaten for sure." It's a thing Winx fans have told themselves so many times.

Sport

Sport

If This Horse Beats Winx, Every Insufferable Pom Will Laugh At Us

2 min read

Winx steps out in her final race in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Sydney's Royal Randwick this weekend.

Sport

Sport

Whoa! Winx Lashes Out, Kicks Hole In Sign Ahead Of Final Race

1 min read

It was a pretty major scare for everyone who loves the mare.

#antsrant

#antsrant

In An Angry, Argumentative World, Here's One Thing We Can All Agree On

2 min read

Nudge, nudge, Winx, Winx. Can you guess who this story is about?

Sport

Sport

You've Got About Five Minutes To Get The Last Winx Tix

2 min read

As we write this, there are still a few tickets to see the greatest ever Australian race horse in her final race.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

The Michelle Payne Movie Trailer Will Make Your Blood Boil

3 min read

A woman jockey??? A girl winning the Melbourne Cup???

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

'This Is The One': Film Celebrates History-Making Jockey Michelle Payne

4 min read

She's the Aussie jockey who was catapulted to international fame after beating 100 to one odds to win the Melbourne Cup.

Sport

Sport

Winx Trainer's Kind-Hearted Move To Help Champ Win Her Last Race

2 min read

Few things are certain life, and that's doubly true on a racecourse.

Sport

Sport

And That's 31. Unstoppable Winx Wins Chipping Norton Stakes At Randwick

2 min read

She's done it again. Because of course she has.

Sport

Sport

Winx Makes It 30 Straight, Easily Winning Apollo Stakes At Randwick

1 min read

The great mare is back better than ever.

Sport

Sport

Gobsmackingly Huge Bets On Winx, And Some Unusually Small Bets Too

2 min read

As Winx returns to the track, something strange is happening in the betting ring. Allow us to explain.

Sport

Sport

Winx Breathing At Trackwork Sounds Like A Magnificent, Growling Harley Davidson

2 min read

The sound of Winx breathing is incredible. And it might just hold the secret to her remarkable speed.

News

News

Holy Sh*t A Big Crowd Turned Up Just To Watch Winx Walk Around

3 min read

What is it about Winx?

Sport

Sport

After The Darren Weir Scandal, What Happens To The New Michelle Payne Movie?

2 min read

They call the Melbourne Cup 'The Race That Stops A Nation'. But has a major movie about the race been stopped in its tracks?

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Horse Trainer Darren Weir Disqualified For Four Years

1 min read

One of the most celebrated careers in racing has come crashing down, with the Melbourne Cup-winning trainer banned by racing authorities.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Woman Charges Cheating Ex $180 To Talk To Her

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

Sport

Sport

What Is A "Jigger" And Why Are They So Cruel?

2 min read

Wednesday's allegations that tasers or "jiggers" were found in the stables of Melbourne Cup-winning trainer Darren Weir are not a good look for the industry.

Sport

Sport

Race Caller's Brilliant, Theatrical Moment Of Pure Genius

1 min read

The winning horse's name was "Dumtadumtadum". Just wait till you hear the call.

Sport

Sport

Four Horses Die On The Same Race Day As Racing Toll Rises Across The Board

2 min read

The death of four horses on the same race day in Scotland is making headlines. It comes as the Australian horse racing death toll has risen by 18 percent in three years.