Take advantage of early Melbourne Cup betting markets from our recommended horse racing bookmaker Sportsbet and enjoy an early bet on Australia's most famous race. Sportsbet has feature race odds available for all the big races during the season and they even provide a free blackbook service to follow your favourite horses.
Visit our Melbourne Cup Carnival page for more information about Flemington's four-day racing showpiece.
The 2018 Melbourne Cup will be run in 165 days on Tuesday 6th November 2018
Corey Brown rode the Joseph O'Brien trained Rekindling to victory in the 2018 Melbourne Cup defeating Aidan O'Brien stayer Johannes Vermeer, ridden by Ben Melham. In third place was the William Mullins trained Max Dynamite ridden by Zac Purton.
Betting markets are available right now for the 2018 Melbourne Cup courtesy of online bookmaker Sportsbet. We highly recommend them for all your Melbourne Cup betting and you can join Sportsbet here to have a bet on this year's race.
|Horse name||Current odds||Place a Bet|
|Johannes Vermeer||$26.00||Bet now|
|Big Duke||$41.00||Bet now|
|Red Cardinal||$41.00||Bet now|
|Order Of St George||$41.00||Bet now|
|Ace High||$41.00||Bet now|
|Wall Of Fire||$51.00||Bet now|
|The Taj Mahal||$51.00||Bet now|
|Thomas Hobson||$51.00||Bet now|
|Vengeur Masque||$51.00||Bet now|
|Max Dynamite||$51.00||Bet now|
|Ventura Storm||$67.00||Bet now|
|Mr Garcia||$81.00||Bet now|
|Bring Me Roses||$81.00||Bet now|
|Us Army Ranger||$101.00||Bet now|
|Single Gaze||$101.00||Bet now|
|Etah James||$101.00||Bet now|
|Bondi Beach||$101.00||Bet now|
|Boom Time||$101.00||Bet now|
|Who Shot Thebarman||$151.00||Bet now|
|Wicklow Brave||$151.00||Bet now|
Visit Sportsbet for the latest 2018 Melbourne Cup odds
The Melbourne Cup is Australia's most famous race and takes place on the second day of the four-day Melbourne Cup Carnival at Flemington racecourse in November.
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