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Carpenter Defends Melbourne Cup Weights

Carpenter Defends Melbourne Cup Weights

16 Sep, 2014

Racing Victoria Chief Handicapper Greg Carpenter defended the 58 kilograms top-weight that was allocated to Japanese stayer Admire RaktiĀ at the 2014 Melbourne Cup weights announcement this morning.

Zac Purton (pictured winning the Doncaster Mile on Sacred Falls) is not happy with the Melbourne Cup weight allocated to Admire Rakti. Photo by: Steve Hart

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