Racegoers And Punters At Australia's Richest Horse Race As The Melbourne Cup Takes Place


Racegoers applaud jockey Damien Oliver, second left, as he rides... News PhotoApplauding,Asia,Australia,Competition,Damien Oliver,Domestic Animals,Event,Finance,Fiorente - Racehorse,Flemington Racecourse,Horizontal,Horse,Horse Family,Horse Racing,Jockey,Melbourne - Australia,Melbourne Cup,Named Animal,Oceania,Riding,Spectator,Sponsor,Sport,Sports Race,WinningPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergRacegoers applaud jockey Damien Oliver, second left, as he rides Fiorente back to the yard after winning race 7 The Emirates Melbourne Cup during Melbourne Cup Day at Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne, Australia, on Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013. The Melbourne Cup, marketed as the race that stops the nation, is Australias premier thoroughbred horse racing event. Photographer: Carla Gottgens/Bloomberg via Getty Images