Melbourne Cup 2016 second favourite Jameka will undergo another veterinary inspection Saturday morning after shifting a near fore shoe.
All 32 horses still in the mix for Tuesday’s Cup have been inspected by Racing Victoria vets on Thursday and Friday with Caulfield Cup winner Jameka the only one that needs to be looked at again.
Jameka is the $5.50 second favourite in betting behind Hartnell.
Caulfield Cup winner Jameka today shifted a near fore shoe & will be vet checked again tomorrow as a precaution. @G1X_RACING
— adrian dunn (@adriandunn2) October 28, 2016
Melbourne Cup: All horses still in contention passed vet test. Jameka has shifted a near fore shoe, will be examined again tomorrow. @Racing
— Shane Anderson (@Globalgallop) October 28, 2016