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Punters have pegged defending champion Americain as the favourite to take out this year's Melbourne Cup, but who else is in the running?
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Races.com.au

1 Nov 2011 - 10:15 AM  UPDATED 26 Aug 2013 - 9:20 AM

Punters have pegged defending champion Americain as the favourite to take out this year's Melbourne Cup, but who else is in the running?

1. AMERICAIN (USA) - Trainer is Alain de Royer-Dupre. Jockey is Gerald Mosse

2. JUKEBOX JURY (IRE) - Trainer is Mark Johnston. Jockey is Neil Callan

3. DUNADEN (FR) - Trainer is Mikel Delzangles. Jockey is Christophe Lemaire

4. DRUNKEN SAILOR (IRE) - Trainer is Luca Cumani. Jockey is Dwayne Dunn

5. GLASS HARMONIUM (IRE) - Trainer is Michael Moroney. Jockey is Lisa Cropp

6. MANIGHAR (FR) - Trainer is Luca Cumani. Jockey is Damien Oliver

7. UNUSUAL SUSPECT (USA). Trainer is Michael Kent. Jockey is Brad Rawiller

8. FOX HUNT (IRE) - Trainer is Mark Johnston. Jockey is Silvestre De Sousa

9. LUCAS CRANACH
(GER) - Trainer is Anthony Freedman. Jockey is Corey Brown

10. MOURAYAN (IRE) - [Has pulled out] Trainer is Robert Hickmott. Jockey is Hugh Bowman

11. PRECEDENCE (NZ) - Trainer is Bart Cummings. Jockey is Darren Beadman

12. RED CADEAUX (GB) - Trainer is Ed Dunlop. Jockey is Michael Rodd

13. HAWK ISLAND (IRE) - Trainer is Chris Waller. Jockey is Glyn Schofield

14. ILLO (GER) - Trainer is Bart Cummings. Jockey is Jim Cassidy

15. LOST IN THE MOMENT (IRE) (3) Trainer is Saeed Bin Suroor. Jockey is William Buick

16. MODUN (IRE) - Trainer is Saeed Bin Suroor. Jockey is Kerrin McEvoy

17. AT FIRST SIGHT (IRE) - Traineri s Robert Hickmott. Jockey is Steven King

18. MOYENNE CORNICHE
(GB) - Trainer is Brian Ellison. Jockey is Brett Prebble

19. SAPTAPADI (IRE) - Trainer is Brian Ellison. Jockey is Chris Symons

20. SHAMROCKER (NZ) - Trainer is Danny O'Brien. Jockey is Luke Nolen

21. THE VERMINATOR
(AUS)- Trainer is Chris Waller. Jockey is Craig Newitt

22. TULLAMORE
(NZ) - Trainer is Gai Waterhouse. Jockey is Chris Munce

23. NIWOT (AUS) - Trainer is Micahel, Wayne & John Hawkes. Jockey is Dean Yendall

24. OLDER THAN TIME (AUS) - Trainer is Gai Waterhouse. Jockey is Tim Clark