Melbourne Cup

The 2016 Melbourne Cup marks the 155th running of ‘the race that stops a nation’ and Flemington Racecourse will again take centre stage on Tuesday the 3rd of November. The best staying horses from across the world will battle for a slice of the $6.2 million in Melbourne Cup prize money. The race which is run over two miles (3200m) is open to qualifying horses aged three years and above with the handicapper to set weights with a minimum of 49kg. We will have a complete guide to Melbourne Cup betting which will include analysis of horses, jockeys and trainers along with Melbourne Cup tips.