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2017 Melbourne Cup First Acceptances Feature 55

2017 Melbourne Cup First Acceptances Feature 55

Just 55 stayers remain in contention for the ‘race that stops a nation’ following the Melbourne Cup 2017 first acceptances taken this week. After attracting 140 nominations, entries for this year’s Group 1 $6 million Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) have been slashed at first acceptance stage and are up two from the same stage last…

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 was no match for Winx in the final stages of the Cox Plate – she almost effortlessly put eight lengths on her rivals to record the most dominant Cox…

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. Run on Tuesday November 1 as Flemington Race 7, this year’s $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) was one of the key Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival…

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. Held on the first Tuesday of November every year, the $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at the iconic Flemington…

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. With the Melbourne Cup 2011 date set for Tuesday November 1 at Flemington, 79 horses remain…

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. The entries for Flemington’s revered $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) were cut from 163 nominations to 79 first acceptances,…