'Tragic news': Melbourne Cup champion horse dies giving birth

Anna McGuinness
Updated February 19 2024 - 3:17pm, first published 11:59am
Verry Elleegant won the Melbourne Cup in 2021. Picture via X/@cwallerracing
Verry Elleegant won the Melbourne Cup in 2021. Picture via X/@cwallerracing

Melbourne Cup winning racehorse Verry Elleegant has died due to birthing complications.

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Anna McGuinness

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