Melbourne Cup 2010

2018 Melbourne Cup Betting Guide

Billed as the 'race that stops a nation', the Melbourne Cup can boast to being one of the richest and most prestigious two mile handicap horse races in the world. Run on the first Tuesday of November all eyes will be on Flemington Racecourse as the whole of Australia downs its tools for the day to watch the race. From a Melbourne Cup betting perspective the race shares a likeness to the Grand National, as punters have their one bet of the year. Part of the Melbourne Spring Carnival it is part of Australian racing heritage, an institution..

2019 Melbourne Cup Odds

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Full 2019 Melbourne Cup Odds.

Latest Melbourne Cup Betting News

Charlie Appleby's Cross Counter was a fine winner of the 2018 Melbourne Cup as the Godolphin raider edged out Marmelo and Prince Of Arran in a thrilling finish.

2018 Result

Result Flemington - 5th Nov 2018 Age Jockey Trainer
1st Cross Counter 8/1 3 K McEvoy C Appleby
2nd Marmelo 11/1 5 H Bowman H Morrison
3rd A Prince Of Arran 20/1 5 M Walker C Fellowes
4th Finche 25/1 4 Z Purton C Waller

Melbourne Cup Barrier Draw

The barrier draw for the Melbourne Cup is made on the Saturday before the big race. The winner of the 2018 race was Cross Counter, who broke from barrier 19..

2018 Melbourne Cup Draw.

Melbourne Cup Form

As with any horse race the form is an integral part of the betting and we have our very own form guide to help you pick out your bet for the race. The Caulfield Cup and the Cox Plate are amongst the races we have covered in our Melbourne Cup Form Guide.

Melbourne Cup Tips

If its tips your after we have put together some picks for the 2019 renewal of the Melbourne Cup, for you to have a bet on. Why don't you check out our Melbourne Cup Tips.

Melbourne Cup Free Bets

We've scouted around for the best free bets on offer so you can get the best added value on your bet for the Melbourne Cup. Make sure to check out our Melbourne Cup free bets section.