Green Moon ridden by Brett Prebble wins the Melbourne Cup at Flemington Race Course.
Green Moon rising
Green Moon ridden by Brett Prebble wins the Melbourne Cup at Flemington Race Course in Melbourne, Australia on Tuesday, Nov. 6.
Who needs a mantel?
Jockey Brett Prebble, center, celebrates, with the winning trophy held on his head by trainer Robert Hickmott, left, and Green Moon owner Nick Williams.
Down the stretch
Green Moon, right, ridden by Brett Prebble, draws away from the field in the stretch of the Melbourne Cup.
Jockey Brett Prebble returns to the mounting yard on Green Moon after winning the Melbourne Cup.
Britain's Prince Charles and his wife, Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall, share a moment while waiting to present the Diamond Jubilee Plate at the Melbourne Cup. The royal couple are on a six-day visit to Australia to commemorate the Diamond Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II.
Britain's Prince Charles, right, speaks with jockeys before the running of the Melbourne Cup.
Pomp and circumstance
Britain's Prince Charles and his wife, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, arrive to watch the Melbourne Cup.
Racegoers watch a race on the Melbourne Cup undercard.
Day at the races
Racegoers sit on picnic blankets before the Melbourne Cup.
A woman parades on stage during Fashions on the Field before the start of the Melbourne Cup.