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2016 Melbourne Cup Betting Update

2016 Melbourne Cup Betting Update

Hartnell remains on top of 2016 Melbourne Cup betting markets after he finished second behind Winx in the Cox Plate at Moonee Valley this afternoon.

Hartnell remains on top of Melbourne Cup betting following his defeat in the 2016 Cox Plate. Photo by: Steve Hart

Hartnell was no match for Winx in the final stages of the Cox Plate – ...

2016 Melbourne Cup First Acceptances Feature 52 Stayers

2016 Melbourne Cup First Acceptances Feature 52 Stayers

Fifty-two stayers remain in Melbourne Cup 2016 contention after Racing Victoria (RV) closed first acceptances for the ‘race that stops’ a nation on Tuesday including 12 internationals.

The Bart Cummings winner Almandin heads the updated Melbourne Cup 2016 ballot post-first acceptances for the November 1 classic. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Run on Tuesday November 1 as Flemington Race 7, ...

2013 Melbourne Cup First Acceptances Leave 72

2013 Melbourne Cup First Acceptances Leave 72

All of the early betting fancies for the ‘race that stops a nation’ have been paid up for and feature among the 72 Melbourne Cup 2013 first declarations taken by Racing Victoria today.

2011 Melbourne Cup winner Duanden is the top-weight for this year's 'race that stops a nation'. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Held on the first Tuesday of ...

Melbourne Cup 2011 Odds – First Declarations Betting

Melbourne Cup 2011 Odds – First Declarations Betting

Bookmakers around the country have re-opened betting on the 2011 Melbourne Cup following the release of first acceptances for the ‘race that stops a nation’ yesterday, gun Kiwi galloper Lion Tamer reclaiming sole favouritism for the $6.2 million handicap.

Lion Tamer has been reinstated as the sole 2011 Melbourne Cup futures favourite

With the Melbourne Cup 2011 date set for ...

Melbourne Cup Declarations 2011 – 79 First Acceptances

Melbourne Cup Declarations 2011 – 79 First Acceptances

Seventy-nine stayers have been paid up for at first declaration stage for the 2011 Melbourne Cup today, including 14 internationally-trained horses lead by defending champion in ‘the race that stops a nation’, Americain.

Americain is one of 14 internationals still in contention for the 2011 Melbourne Cup

The entries for Flemington’s revered $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup ...