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2010 Melbourne Cup Odds Update and Form Guide

2010 Melbourne Cup Odds Update and Form Guide

With under 6 hours to go until the 2010 Melbourne cup, we have a quick look at the movers and shakers in the market, and the current odds.

You often hear the term ‘follow the money’ in betting circles. This means that a lot of money has been placed on a horse to win the race and an indication of ...

Will Holberg Defy The Odds And Win The Melbourne Cup?

Will Holberg Defy The Odds And Win The Melbourne Cup?

Holberg is a game looking 4 year old from the Godolphin Stables, but can he win the Melbourne Cup? Let’s take a look at the top reasons he could win.

To begin with, Holberg has a win at the 3200 metre distance in the Group 3 Queen’s Vase. This is a rare advantage in the Melbourne Cup field, and it ...

IASbet Expert Racing Analysis for 2010 Melbourne Cup Tips

IASbet Expert Racing Analysis for 2010 Melbourne Cup Tips

Ladbrokes.com.au expert racing analyst, Gerard Twomey previews the main chances in the 2010 Melbourne Cup.

Looks to be the strongest Melbourne Cup for many years. Superstar So You Think is beautifully weighted on 56kg having won four Group Ones since weights released. He’s a slight query the trip in fast run race. The emerging young stayers in Linton and Maluckyday ...

International Horses in 2010 Melbourne Cup Field

International Horses in 2010 Melbourne Cup Field

Nine international horses trained outside of Australia and New Zealand will take to the Flemington track for Race 7 tomorrow as part of the 24-horse 2010 Melbourne Cup field.

The record number of overseas raiders looking to win the 150th Melbourne Cup means there is a strong chance the most famous Australian horse race and the ‘Loving Trophy’ will ...

2010 Melbourne Cup Odds and Betting Moves

2010 Melbourne Cup Odds and Betting Moves

With just over 24 hours to go until the great race, punters have started to back their Melbourne Cup picks.

The Tabcorp owned Luxbet has had some interesting moves in the market. Bart Cummings trained champion So You Think has been backed from $4 into $3.40. The weight of money so far for So You Think to give Bart his ...

Jockey Frankie Dettori Arrives in Australia to Ride Holberg in 2010 Melbourne Cup

Jockey Frankie Dettori Arrives in Australia to Ride Holberg in 2010 Melbourne Cup

Star European jockey Frankie Dettori has arrived in Australia ready to ride Holberg in the 2010 Melbourne Cup at Flemington Racecourse tomorrow, Tuesday November 2.

Five-year-old Halling entire Holberg is Melbourne Cup horse number 19 in the 24-horse Melbourne Cup field for tomorrow’s $6 million showdown.

Horse Racing Tip Campanologist is a great roughie to add into your Melbourne Cup...

International Horses in the 2010 Melbourne Cup Field

International Horses in the 2010 Melbourne Cup Field

This year, like the last 15 years or so, it is fashionable to attract international runners to the Melbourne Cup seemingly at the expense of some good local candidates. In the past they have had some success but how does this year’s lot shape up.

In our view the 2010 Melbourne Cup field is the best field assembled for the ...

2010 Melbourne Cup Barrier Draw & Final Field

2010 Melbourne Cup Barrier Draw & Final Field

The 2010 Melbourne Cup Barrier Draw took place at Flemington Racecourse today following the Derby Day action, with the 24-horse Melbourne Cup field lead by hot favourite So You Think drawn ideally in barrier three.

The other winners in the Melbourne Cup draw were Caulfield Cup winner Descarado on the rails with barrier one and 2008 Melbourne Cup runner Bauer...

Last Chance for International Horses to Make 2010 Melbourne Cup Field

Last Chance for International Horses to Make 2010 Melbourne Cup Field

There is now less than two weeks to go before the 2010 Melbourne Cup ‘stops the nation’ on Tuesday November 2, and with a number of star international horses still outside the top 28 horses on the order of entry the fight to make the field for the world’s richest handicap is now on.

Seven overseas raiders including Dermot Weld’s ...

Godolphin Trio Arrive for 2010 Melbourne Cup Campaign

Godolphin Trio Arrive for 2010 Melbourne Cup Campaign

Three horses from the world’s biggest horse racing venture Godolphin arrived in Victoria today ready to embark on a campaign targeting the 2010 Melbourne Cup at Flemington on Tuesday November 2.

Campanologist, Eastern Aria and Holberg have all entered quarantine at the Werribee horse centre in preparation for their Australian race debuts.

Of the trio, dual Group 1 winner Campanologist...