A runner has come out of the nine horse Cox Plate Field as a late scratching after swelling and soreness were detected.
The Cox Plate has been reduced to just eight runners after Kaspersky was scratched from the race at 8:19am following soreness to the horses near fore leg.
Kaspersky was a $101 chance in Cox Plate markets.
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Late scratching: 28-10-2017 Moonee Valley – R9 No4 Kaspersky 8.19am – vets: swelling and soreness in near fore leg.
— RVStewards (@RVStewards) October 27, 2017