This track 5 starts (1 win, 2 placings).
Big Duke then started odds-on in the Moonee Valley Gold Cup but became strung up in traffic and could only manage fourth behind fellow Cup challengers Who Shot Thebarman, Libran and Cismontane.
Libran Age, sex 7yo gelding Starts 29 (9 wins, 4 placings) Prize money 1,038,373 Trainer Chris Waller Jockey Dwayne Dunn Last 5 starts 6th, 1st, 6th, 5th, 2nd This track 1 start (no placing) Barrier 7 This distance 2 starts (1 placing) Weight 53kg Odds.The five-year-old has been in work for a long time and obviously doesn't lack in toughness.He is entitled to start at big odds though, and punters will need to be brave to put their faith in him.Whether he might be too fresh could be a query but he is unbeaten in two starts over 3200m.60 69,.75,.50 and.75.Thomas Hobson He spent most of the last three years hurdling, winning four such events before being restricted to the flat since earlier this year and his astute trainer Willie Mullins knows what is required to be competitive in this race.Margin, sB, sP, s-TAB.Perhaps worth a place ticket at odds.Single Gaze is the first Melbourne Cup runner for Canberra trainer Nick Olive and will be the first ride in the race for Kathy O'Hara.Email, by, daniel Franklin, map: Melbourne 3000, rekindling has taken out the 157th running of the Melbourne Cup.60 138,.50, 10 23 and.50).The stable reported that he pulled up a bit sore from that run but has since recovered well enough to warrant lining up in the big race on Tuesday.Explore our interactive guide to see how each horse performed.It's no mean feat, but Tiberian has one of Europe's best jockeys in Olivier Peslier in the pilot's seat.Margin SB SP S-TAB NSW ubet blackbook 18th amazon vouchers canada @800m 18th @400m.8L.00 BB sectional POS.He then was considered a leading hope in the Caulfield Cup (2,400m) only to finish 13th behind his stablemate Boom Time.
Big Duke has drawn ideally in barrier five for Brenton Avdulla, who returns to where he rode a daring race aboard 100-1 shot Lasqueti Spirit to win last year's Victoria Oaks.
He's certainly more than just a travel companion for Max Dynamite and Wicklow Brave, as he's shown by his three victories over 4,000 metres and beyond.