Preuskers goal of making it to the Melbourne cup is locked in
Horsham trained Surprise Baby has qualified for the Melbourne Cup after the Jordan Childs ridden horse ran down the field to win the $500,000 Group 3 Bart Cummings at Flemington.
Trainer Paul Preusker, speaking on Channel 7 after the race left his options open.
"I'll cherish this win forever," he said.
"I'm in two minds (about Suprise Baby's next move), but I don't mind going straight to the Cup."