Melbourne Cup day at Wentworth: Races a miss, but plenty of starters

It’s standing room only as the crowd gathers to watch the Melbourne Cup at Wentworth. Picture: Ben Gross

It’s standing room only as the crowd gathers to watch the Melbourne Cup at Wentworth. Picture: Ben Gross

WENTWORTH District Racing Club made the best of a bad situation yesterday.

With 20mm of rain on the track overnight, organisers were forced to cancel all races.

PHOTOS: Melbourne Cup day at Wentworth

Wentworth District Racing Club president Annette Fraser said while it was disappointing, the decision was necessary.

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