|Emirates Melbourne Cup|
|Date: Tuesday, 7 November Time: 04:00 BST Venue: Flemington racecourse Coverage: Updates on BBC Radio 5 are living|
Frankie Dettori has been booked to ride final 12 months’s winner Almandin for the reason that jockey seeks a number one Melbourne Cup win.
Damien Oliver have been lined up for the mount alternatively has out of place an attraction against a suspension for improper the use of.
Kerrin McEvoy, who rode the horse to victory in 2016, is due to partner Red Cardinal on 7 November.
Almandin, skilled in Australia by means of Robert Hickmott, has run two occasions since his Melbourne Cup win, finishing first and fourth within the ones races.
The seven-year-old gelding is rated about 6-1 favourite with British bookmakers to successfully give protection to his identify.