What a glorious night of harness racing at Melton on Saturday, one of the highlights of the Summer of Glory carnival. Headlining the night is the Group 1 TAB Victoria Cup. Harness racing, or 'the trots' was my first introduction to betting, have followed it for several decades and this is the best Victoria Cup field I can remember since the 80s. Class from top to bottom. Brilliant stuff, shame I can't see it live on this side of the world. Taking the reins with the preview and making his first appearance on the blog is Luke Humphreys, @WorldRacingLuke . I've only posted the feature race preview here but he has a comprehensive preview of the card, including heats of the Victoria Derby and the Australasian Trotting Championship, and exotic bet tips for the meeting. You'll find that preview here . -------------------------- TAB Victoria Cup Group 1, Open Class, part of the Grand Circuit. Melton, 2240m, $400k, Mobile Start. R7, 2132 Melbourne time, 1032 GMT. Fo
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