The Offer who held favouritism for the 2014 Melbourne Cup since Autumn until mid way through the Spring Carnival has been scratched from the race this morning.
Melbourne Cup news: With The Offer a scratching, looks likely Araldo will not race in Lexus & now go straight into the Cup @BallymoreStabls
— Shane Anderson (@Globalgallop) October 28, 2014
— The Thoroughbred (@thethoroughbred) October 28, 2014
— adrian dunn (@adriandunn2) October 28, 2014