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Appleby’s Frontiersman on 2017 Melbourne Cup Hunt

Appleby’s Frontiersman on 2017 Melbourne Cup Hunt

The Charlie Appleby-trained Godolphin galloper Frontiersman is on the hunt for a Melbourne Cup 2017 bid down under this spring racing next-up at Newmarket in the UK this week. The iconic $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) run at Flemington on Tuesday November 7 could be on the cards for the Dubawi stallion…

Melbourne Cup 2016 Exotics Payouts & Results

Melbourne Cup 2016 Exotics Payouts & Results

The official 2016 Melbourne Cup finishing order is now complete with the iconic Flemington Race 7 run and won for another season, the Lloyd Williams-owned Almandin handing the team a fifth win, the full exotic Melbourne Cup payouts and betting results for the ‘race that stops a nation’ listed below. This season’s $6.2 million Group…

2016 Melbourne Cup Winner Almandin: Fifth for Williams

2016 Melbourne Cup Winner Almandin: Fifth for Williams

Goliath racehorse owner Lloyd Williams celebrated his fifth ‘Loving Trophy’ with market mover Almandin just heading the brave Irish raider Heartbreak City to win the Melbourne Cup 2016. Williams enjoyed previous victories in the ‘race that stops a nation’ with: Just A Dash (1981), What A Nuisance (1985), Efficient (2007) and Green Moon (2012) before…

Melbourne Cup 2016 Odds: Final Betting Update

Melbourne Cup 2016 Odds: Final Betting Update

The 2016 Melbourne Cup is next to jump at Flemington Racecourse today and below we take a look at the latest Melbourne Cup odds and betting update for the ‘race that stops a nation’. With no scratchings, this year’s $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) is set to run with a capacity 24…

2016 Melbourne Cup Jockeys’ Tips: What the Hoops Say

2016 Melbourne Cup Jockeys’ Tips: What the Hoops Say

The Melbourne Cup 2016 start time is nearing and below the Races.com.au team have a look at the last minute word from the Melbourne Cup jockeys to try and uncover some sneaky late mail Melbourne Cup tips. There are 24 horses and 24 hoops taking to the barriers in Flemington Race 7 when the 156th…

Late Mail Melbourne Cup Exacta 2016 Tip

Late Mail Melbourne Cup Exacta 2016 Tip

The form tips and expert selections on Flemington Race 7 are flooding in with the count down on until 3:00pm (AEDT) and below is the Races.com.au late mail 2016 Melbourne Cup Exacta betting tip. A capacity 24-starter field is engaged for this year’s $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) giving race fans and…

2016 Melbourne Cup Trifecta Tip: Flemington Race 7

2016 Melbourne Cup Trifecta Tip: Flemington Race 7

The ‘race that stops a nation’ runs this afternoon as Flemington Race 7 at 3:00pm (AEDT) and below Races.com.au have our exclusive Melbourne Cup Trifecta Tip 2016. There are 24 Melbourne Cup horses in the $6.2 million two mile classic making it a tough job for punters to sort through the genuine contenders for the…

Predicted Melbourne Cup Results 2016: Finishing Order

Predicted Melbourne Cup Results 2016: Finishing Order

The 2016 Melbourne Cup results will be known when the ‘race that stops a nation’ runs at 3:00pm (AEDT) this afternoon as Flemington Race 7, but before the two mile classic is run and won see below for the Races.com.au predicted Melbourne Cup finishing order. It’s a mixed bag for the punters in the markets…

Melbourne Cup Day 2016 – Flemington Best Bets

Melbourne Cup Day 2016 – Flemington Best Bets

The marquee race meeting of the year in Australia is today’s 2016 Melbourne Cup Day, best bets for the ten-race Flemington card from the Races.com.au team detailed below. Melbourne Cup Day racing gets underway from 10:40am (AEDT) and continues through until the card closer at 5:15pm (AEDT) with Group 3 races bookmarking the Flemington line-up….

2016 Melbourne Cup Day Results: Almandin is the 2016 Melbourne Cup Winner

2016 Melbourne Cup Day Results: Almandin is the 2016 Melbourne Cup Winner

2016 Melbourne Cup Day boasts an exciting ten race card at Flemington Racecourse today, highlighted by the world’s richest two-mile race at 3:00pm AEDT. It is overcast on 2016 Melbourne Cup Day, however a combined total of only 1.8mm of rain through the last week has seen the Flemington track rated a ‘Good 4’. The…