A Team Williams owned galloper who currently sits on the equal 8th line of Melbourne Cup betting will not contest the race.
The United States who is currently a $26 shot in Melbourne Cup markets will not head to the race, Team Williams will target the race with Almandin, Assign and Bondi Beach.
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The United States will not contest Melbourne Cup. Gallante runs Valley Cup then Melbourne Cup. Almandin, Assign, Bondi Beach will join him.
— Andrew Bensley (@AndrewBensley) October 14, 2016