2014 Melbourne Cup betting odds – Fiorente $19 to go back-to-back10 December 2013
Corporate bookmakers, luxbet and Ladbrokes Australia, have installed the Gai Waterhouse-trained Fiorente as the $19 second favourite for the 2014 Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington.
Despite Fiorente's dominant performance in the 2013 Melbourne Cup, Ladbrokes have the Luca Cumani-trained Mount Ath...
2014 Melbourne Cup date announced12 November 2013
The 2014 Melbourne Cup will be held at Flemington racecourse on Tuesday November 4.
Australia’s most iconic race, the Melbourne Cup, takes place on the first Tuesday of November each year and is the highlight of what is regarded as the world’s greatest racing carnival.
First run in 1861, approxima...
Fiorente to defend Melbourne Cup crown in 20147 November 2013
Melbourne Cup-winning trainer Gai Waterhouse has declared Fiorente is the horse that can win back-to-back Melbourne Cups.
The Sydney-based trainer is still soaking up her much sought after maiden Cup success, but was quick to set her sights on future targets for her powerful galloper.
Melbourne Cup punter turns $24 into $107,1905 November 2013
Most punters enjoy the Melbourne Cup for just over three minutes but with the help of his children one lucky punter will remember the 2013 running of Australia’s iconic race for a lifetime.
A Western Australian Sportingbet customer has turned $24 into a life changing $107,190 after correctly picki...
2013 Melbourne Cup replay - Watch a replay of 'the race that stops a nation'5 November 2013
You can watch a replay of the 2013 Melbourne Cup as soon as they cross the line at Flemington.
The Melbourne Cup is the most important sporting and cultural festival in Australia and on the first Tuesday of November every year the nation grinds to a halt for a spellbinding renewal of ‘the race tha...
2013 Melbourne Cup Day – four best bets4 November 2013
With the Melbourne Cup being the seventh race of the day there are plenty of opportunities to boost the bank balance before we head into the biggest race of the year.
I have found two good things before the cup and one of them is at extremely good odds, and if we have no luck in the Melbourne Cup ...
2013 Melbourne Cup Trifecta tip – a few Trifectas to suit any budget4 November 2013
The Melbourne Cup Trifecta is undoubtedly one of the hardest things to pick in racing but I have had great success over the past few years by taking multiple horses for a smaller percentage of the Trifecta.
This is by far the most open Melbourne Cup I have seen in recent years and I think th...
2013 Melbourne Cup First Four tip – paid $1million in 20124 November 2013
In 2012 the Melbourne Cup First Four broke all previous records and paid close to $1million.
This year’s race looks a more open affair and if a couple of outsiders manage to fill the first four placings anyone with a winning ticket will be looking at a massive payday.
With so many winning ch...
2013 Melbourne Cup Day tips - Race-by-race guide to Melbourne Cup Day4 November 2013
Melbourne Cup Day is about more than just the race that stops a nation - there are nine other intriguing races to bet on at Flemington too.
We've taken a look at all 10 races on Tuesday and picked out the best bets in each race, including some big priced selections, our Melbourne Cup trifecta to h...
2013 Melbourne Cup runners - Guide to the 24 Melbourne Cup runners at Flemington4 November 2013
We now know the 24 runners for the 2013 Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) and the countdown is on to 3pm on Tuesday afternoon when the race that stops a nation gets underway.
Dunaden and Green Moon, the last two winners of the race having triumphed in 2011 and 2012 respectively, head the 24-strong lin...
2013 Melbourne Cup tips - The best bets at Flemington4 November 2013
The 2013 Melbourne Cup takes centre stage at Flemington on Tuesday and racing fans all over the world will be tuning into ‘the race that stops a nation.’
Tuesday’s $6.2 million feature remains one of the world’s most prestigious races and 24 horses will line up in a bid to add their names to an il...
Sportsbet offer Colour, Name and F-Bomb novelties on Melbourne Cup4 November 2013
In what looks to be one of the most even Melbourne Cup’s in some time, where exactly does that leave the once a year punters who aren’t too sure what to back?
Luckily online bookmaker sportsbet.com.au is offering a number of novelty bets on the race that stops the nation, just for those punters who...
Melbourne Cup video preview4 November 2013
Watch Sportingbet.com.au's video preview of the 2013 Melbourne Cup as they assess the chances of the leading contenders.
Duncan McRae and Richie Callander preview the all 10 races at Flemington on Tuesday with the race that stops a nation given the special treatment as they attempt to help us find ...
2013 Melbourne Cup staking plan - The best way to make a profit on the Melbourne Cup4 November 2013
With 24 horses to choose from in the Melbourne Cup it is easier to bet on the winner but still come out losing money if you've selected more than one horse. So here is our staking plan to make a profit on the race that stops a nation.
The first port of call is to assess the chances of the 24 runner...
A beginners' guide to the Melbourne Cup4 November 2013
The Melbourne Cup is the biggest race staged in Australia and it known as the race that stops a nation because it brings the entire country to a standstill.
Famous across the entire world, it is a Group 1 race staged over 3200m and with a total prize fund of $6.2million is the richest staying handi...