Two-Word Melbourne Cup 2011 Form Guide

It’s our greatest race, the ‘race that stops a nation’ and it’s nearly here. The 2011 Melbourne Cup is set to light up Flemington Racecourse on Tuesday November 1 at 3:00pm (local time) and what every race fan and punter wants to know is which horse in the Melbourne Cup field of 24 will become the latest Melbourne Cup winner and forever etch their name into the history books.

There are 24 horses, 11 internationally-trained raiders, a defending champion, a plethora of Group 1 heroes, two from the Cups King, two mares, two German imports, three at triple figures and two under $10 – but what horse in the Melbourne Cup field should you back at Luxbet?

Here the Races.com.au team have a concise and reliable form guide in two words for the $6 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m), assessing the chances of every galloper in the field.

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  • 1. AMERICAIN ($4.40 Luxbet) – Defending Champ
  • 2. JUKEBOX JURY ($12 Luxbet) – Form Sings
  • 3. DUNADEN ($7.50 Luxbet) – Geelong Cup
  • 4. DRUNKEN SAILOR ($41 Luxbet) – Jump Overboard
  • 5. GLASS HARMONIUM ($41 Luxbet) – 2000m Horse
  • 6. MANIGHAR ($41 Luxbet) – Exotic Pick
  • 7. UNUSUAL SUSPECT ($31 Luxbet) – 60th Start
  • 8. FOX HUNT ($31 Luxbet) – Distance Suits
  • 9. LUCAS CRANACH ($11 Luxbet) – Right Weight
  • 10. MOURAYAN ($16 Luxbet) – Horror Gate
  • 11. PRECEDENCE ($41 Luxbet) – Sorry Bart
  • 12. RED CADEAUX ($31 Luxbet) – Needs Rain
  • 13. HAWK ISLAND ($101 Luxbet) – Known Mudlark
  • 14. ILLO ($21 Luxbet) – Rails Draw
  • 15. LOST IN THE MOMENT ($35 Luxbet) – Haven’t Seen
  • 16. MODUN ($26 Luxbet) – Lightly Raced
  • 17. AT FIRST SIGHT ($13 Luxbet) – Looks Strong
  • 18. MOYENNE CORNICHE ($26 Luxbet) – Never Strikes
  • 19. SAPTAPADI ($101 Luxbet) – Right Odds
  • 20. SHAMROCKER ($51 Luxbet) – Off Track
  • 21. THE VERMINATOR ($101 Luxbet) – Top 10
  • 22. TULLAMORE ($26 Luxbet) – Getting Tired?
  • 23. NIWOT ($16 Luxbet) – Each Way
  • 24. OLDER THAN TIME ($151 Luxbet) – Another Descarado?

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