Almandin leads Williams’ quest for sixth Melbourne Cup

By Adam Pengilly
Updated November 5 2017 - 12:42pm, first published 12:23pm
Success: Almandin (left), ridden by jockey Kerrin McEvoy wins the Melbourne Cup ahead of Heartbreak City. Picture: AAP Image/Joe Castro
Success: Almandin (left), ridden by jockey Kerrin McEvoy wins the Melbourne Cup ahead of Heartbreak City. Picture: AAP Image/Joe Castro

Lloyd Williams' stranglehold on a sixth Melbourne Cup intensified as the leviathan owner pins his faith in the mastery of Frankie Dettori to deliver back-to-back wins in Australia's great race with favourite Almandin.

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