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The Australian Spring Racing Carnival proceeded as the stockmarkets around the world reeled and lost significant value after the "Black Monday' crash.

New Zealand trained Lord Reims had won the 1987 Caulfield Cup in the mud for Cliff Fenwick. The Melbourne Cup was to follow on the traditional first Tuesday in November.