Last start Memsie victor and now 3 time Group 1 winner Humidor topping the weights with 58kg for both the Caufield and Melbourne with the initial entries and weights released today.
The ballot-exempt and hot favorite for the Caulfield Cup Kings Will Dream will carry 53kg. Others well in the market with the Chris Waller trained Unforgotten (52.5kg - $10), the in-form Godolphin import Avilius (53kg - $15) and the Queensland Oaks winner Youngstar (51.5kg - $21.00) all find themselves down in the weights.
With the Melbourne Cup as expected the superior international stayers find themselves at the top of the weights with the English based stayer and favorite Magic Circle (56kg - $13), the Andreas Wohler trained Torcedor (57kg - $16) and another Godolphin import in Best Solution (57.5kg - $23).
Both cups will carry record prize money this year with the $5 million Stella Artois Caulfield Cup (up $2 million) and the $7.3 million Lexus Melbourne Cup (up $1 million) both enjoying healthy boosts.
For the full Caulfield Cup weights click here
For the full Melbourne Cup weights click here