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 42 days on Tuesday 6th November 2018
Corey Brown rode the Joseph O'Brien trained Rekindling to victory in last year's 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.
We highly recommend a Sportsbet account for all your Melbourne Cup betting.
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|
|Kings Will Dream||$17.00||Bet now|
|Cross Counter||$19.00||Bet now|
|Magic Circle||$19.00||Bet now|
|Chestnut Coat||$19.00||Bet now|
|Tosen Basil||$23.00||Bet now|
|Red Verdon||$26.00||Bet now|
|Best Solution||$31.00||Bet now|
|Our Venice Beach||$34.00||Bet now|
|Roaring Lion||$34.00||Bet now|
|Ace High||$41.00||Bet now|
|Kew Gardens||$41.00||Bet now|
|Count Octave||$46.00||Bet now|
|Call To Mind||$51.00||Bet now|
|Big Duke||$51.00||Bet now|
|Trap For Fools||$51.00||Bet now|
|Cheval Grand||$51.00||Bet now|
|Hans Holbein||$51.00||Bet now|
|Ladies First||$51.00||Bet now|
|Hush Writer||$51.00||Bet now|
|Red Cardinal||$51.00||Bet now|
|Desert Skyline||$51.00||Bet now|
|Moonlight Magic||$51.00||Bet now|
|Sound Check||$51.00||Bet now|
|Douglas MacArthur||$61.00||Bet now|
|The Pentagon||$61.00||Bet now|
|Va Bank||$61.00||Bet now|
|Flag of Honour||$61.00||Bet now|
|Marathon Man||$61.00||Bet now|
|Waging War||$61.00||Bet now|
|Rising Red||$61.00||Bet now|
|The Taj Mahal||$61.00||Bet now|
|Who Shot Thebarman||$61.00||Bet now|
|Thomas Hobson||$61.00||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.
For the best 2018 Melbourne Cup odds we highly recommend you place your bets at leading online bookmaker Sportsbet.
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