Posted: 1 November, 2016 by NEWSROOM

Almandin's BRILLIANT Melbourne Cup Win!


(Image: Channel 7)

Almandin has won a thrilling Melbourne Cup, beating Heartbreak City by a nose.

The two were neck and neck over the last 200 metres, surging clear of favourite Hartnell, who finished third.

But the Lloyd Williams-owned horse just pipped it at the finish.

"How lucky am I mate?" jockey Kerrin McEvoy said after the race on Channel 7.

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