SPORT HORSE RACING: MELBOURNE CUP DAY
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There’s a gaping hole in the Cup field this year – in the form of legendary Cups King Bart Cummings. Cup Day lost its most powerful hoof beats on August 30, when the legendary trainer died, aged 87, with 12 Melbourne Cup winners to his name. His absence will be keenly felt around Flemington today. The big race starts at 2pm.
NCIS 8. 3 0PM, T E N It’s the penultimate episode of season 12, which means the stakes are high. An NCIS cyber case turns into an international effort after evidence reveals an international terrorist group that recruits children through the internet is buying bombs on the black market.
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