BBC Sport - Michael Owen hopes to win Melbourne Cup with Brown Panther

Owen sets sights on Melbourne Cup

Former England striker turned racehorse owner, Michael Owen, talks about entering his horse Brown Panther in this year's Melbourne Cup.

Owen has his own thoroughbred racing stables in Cheshire and the 33-year-old has lost none of his competitive instincts, saying that he aims to win Australia's premier horse race.

You can hear an in-depth interview with Owen on a Radio 5 live racing special with Cornelius Lysaght on Wednesday from 21:00 BST.