News About: 2011 Melbourne Cup Carnival

Smaller Crowds Tipped For Melbourne Cup Carnival

Smaller Crowds Tipped For Melbourne Cup Carnival

24 Oct, 2011

The impact of the global economic uncertainty at the moment looks like affecting the Melbourne Cup Carnival with predictions showing a drop in attendance in 2011.

IBISworld are a business information analysis group and they say the overall spending from all aspects associated with the Melbourne Cup will be down this year.

They say they …

Maluckyday Withdrawn From Melbourne Cup Campaign

Maluckyday Withdrawn From Melbourne Cup Campaign

16 Sep, 2011

Maluckyday has been ruled out of Melbourne Cup contention due to a virus

Last year’s Melbourne Cup runner-up Maluckyday has been ruled out of this year’s $6.2 million race due to a virus.

The Zabeel gelding finished eighth in the Group 2 Chelmsford Stakes at Warwick Farm two weeks ago, in what was his first …