The Adelaide Cup is one of the most popular races held in South Australia each year.
The race is held at Morphettville Racecourse in Adelaide and is run over 3200m, the same distance as the Melbourne Cup. Despite this, no horse has won the Adelaide Cup/Melbourne Cup double since Subzero in 1992.
The Adelaide Cup is at Group 2 level and boasts a total prize pool of $400,000 and is at under open handicap conditions.
The 2018 Adelaide Cup will be run on Monday the 12th of March, 2018 at Morphettville racecourse.