Gai Waterhouse 2016 Melbourne Cup Hopeful

12 July, 2016

Gai Waterhouse is already thinking the 2016. Melbourne Cup. All this year’s runner will be a year older, but after great runs from Excess Knoweldge, who is to say that won’t make it back to the race?

With a better barrier, Excess Knowledge clearly would have finished closer, while if the out wide in the straight was the place to be, The Offer may have run a place. There will be other horses aimed at the great race in 2016, and with pnety of New Zealand bred horses in the stable and new Europeans arriving all the time, the search is already on for 2016 Cup runners.

The truth is, Gai has been trying to win the Melbourne Cup since the day she got her licence, and winning it with Fiorente was the biggest thrill of the Lady Trainer’s career. Read more here…