Caulfield Cup 2012 Odds – Futures Spring Betting

Australia’s leading online bookmakers are now offering generous futures markets on the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival majors including the 2012 Caulfield Cup which is set to run on Saturday October 20, 2012 at Caulfield Racecourse.

Mosheen

Four time Group 1 winner Mosheen is at juicy $17 odds in the futures 2012 Caulfield Cup betting markets

One of the richest and most prestigious races of the year the $2.5 million Group 1 BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) always attracts the top echelon of staying types and is the third richest race held during the spring.

In the Caulfield Cup odds at our preferred online bookie bookmaker.com.au Atlantic Jewel is the narrow $12 favourite.

Mark Kavanagh’s boom filly is undefeated in her incredible seven start career to date that includes two Group 1 titles in the 2011 Thousand Guineas and this year’s All Aged Stakes at Randwick on Sydney Cup Day.

Rested since her All Aged triumph the daughter of Fastnet Rock is being touted as the horse to beat in a number of the spring’s chief races including the Caulfield Cup and the $3 million Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m) for which she is the dominant $4 bookmaker.com.au favourite.

Following Atlantic Jewel in the current futures Caulfield Cup 2012 betting markets are then:

  • Mawingo ($13) – Anthony Freedman’s top German import won the Doomben Cup at their third start down under before finishing third in the Brisbane Cup last time out
  • Green Moon ($15) – European import owned by Lloyd Williams, ran a brave second in the Caulfield Cup last year before missing out on a Melbourne Cup stint when finishing well back in the Lexus Stakes, won their sole autumn start in March when defeating Pied A Terre in the Blamey Stakes
  • Lucas Cranach ($15) – Another former German-trained galloper residing in Freedman’s Mornington stables, ran a slashing third in the Melbourne Cup last spring on the back of a Caulfield Cup fifth, took out the Peter Young Stakes at Caulfield on Blue Diamond Day before being sent back out to prepare for the spring
  • Mosheen ($17) – Robert Smerdon’s four time Group 1 winning filly last seen taking out the Australian Guineas – Randwick Guineas – Vinery Stud Stakes triple, also has Group 1 winning form over 2500-metres in last year’s Crown Oaks, juicy price

The only two other hopefuls under $20 in the latest markets are then two Peter Moody-trained duo of Brambles and Lights Of Heaven paying $19 each who won the Group 1 Queensland Derby (2400m) and Group 1 Brisbane Cup (2400m) respectively on Stradbroke Handicap Day last Saturday.

Stay tuned to Races.com.au for all the latest 2012 Caulfield Cup field and betting updates as the big spring feature approaches including the Caulfield Cup nominations that are taken in early August.

In the meantime get behind your early spring picks at the best prices by checking out bookmaker.com.au’s full Caulfield Cup betting markets.

Don’t have an account with the Australian-owned and operated bookmaker.com.au?

Join today quoting the code BONUSBET and you will instantly enjoy a bonus $300 bet to get you started!

2012 Caulfield Cup Odds

Caulfield – 20/10/2012

Horse Odds*
ATLANTIC JEWEL 12.00
MAWINGO 13.00
GREEN MOON 15.00
LUCAS CRANACH 15.00
MOSHEEN 17.00
BRAMBLES 19.00
LIGHTS OF HEAVEN 19.00
SEVEILLE 21.00
SILENT ACHIEVER 21.00
AT FIRST SIGHT 26.00
FRUEHLING 26.00
JAKKALBERRY 26.00
PROLIFERATE 26.00
VAL CHAMP 26.00
DUNADEN 31.00
MANAWANUI 31.00
NIAGARA 31.00
SHOOT OUT 31.00
SOUTHERN SPEED 31.00
CHASE THE RAINBOW 35.00
LAMASERY 35.00

*Futures Betting Top 21 only and subject to change – see bookmaker.com.au for updates and to bet now!