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Melbourne Cup Not A Choice For Weld’s Galileo

Melbourne Cup Not A Choice For Weld’s Galileo

7 Sep, 2011

Irish trainer Dermot Weld has criticised the race conditions of Australia’s Melbourne Cup after his impressive five-year-old Galileo’s Choice was ruled ineligible to compete in the $6 million race.

Galileo’s Choice has won three races in the past five weeks, including a Group 3 Kilternan Stakes at Leopardstown over 2,000 metres last Saturday, as well …