Tougher than ever this year.
7 horses can easily win it and another 7 could easily surprise.
I like Surprise Baby and one of my favourite jockeys is Jamie Kah is on Prince of Arran. A good chance.
Damien Oliver is on Russian Camelot.
Saw "Ride like a Girl" yesterday in the Theatre, made me cry, Rachel Griffiths knows how to direct which surprised me a little (though I know it shouldn't have). Great movie.
Anyway this Melbourne Cup is super hard, I think there are at least 14 chances.
Anyone got a clue on this one?
Anyone getting their punt on this year?
I'm still checking out the field and pondering my options. What's everyone's tips?
It's Melbourne Cup week this week. What are your tips for the big race?
My money is on Johannes Vermeer for the win on Tuesday afternoon.
For those who love a punt, where are you planing to put your hard earned? :)
The 2016 Melbourne Cup.
As usual there are many chances.
#21 - Secret Number
Drops 6 kg on his last run (2nd G3 2600m) at Flemington last year, only had the one run since winning a 2012m listed race first up at in Scotland and now hes back in Melb...
This years Melbourne Cup. Who's gunna win it??
Also looking into the trifecta got a little formula I found.
Here is Punterwoman's Formula for finding the Melbourne Cup trifecta based on 20 years of Melbourne Cup statistics and punting experience -
Include any runner who:
Anyone fancy a bet this year?
Can Bart pull off the bakers dozen?
I love the Melbourne Cup and tomorrow will be no different for me, Champagne and nibble start, massive seafood lunch, and probably end up tumbling out of the casino in the early hours...
Doesn't seem like as many chances...
I have recently watched the coverage of the Melbourne Cup on Ch7.
It was an embarrassment.
Ageing presenters ran out of puff through each interview.
The "Stars" presented were completely unknown to me.
The Chicks with one exception looked on that slippery side of 39., and also had...
Its that time of year again, when we all take a flutter...tuesday 7th november, 2006
I am looking into placing a trifecta bet this year, "Railings" is one of my picks, not sure of the other two yet.
Any other hot tips would be great...