Tuscan Fire Ignites Punters

Locally trained Tuscan Fire has been heavily backed to win the Sportsbet.com.au Ballarat Cup on Saturday. Tuscan Fire has firmed from $8.00 into $7.00 and holds one third of the money wagered on the race. Online bookmaker sportsbet.com.au has Spinderbella as the $5.00 favourite. “Support for Spinderbella has dried up slightly and there’s been a…

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Barba To Lift Sharks Off The Ocean Floor

Ben Barba and the Sharks had similar seasons in 2014, but the Broncos reject is hoping to turn his, and Cronulla’s fortunes around in 2015. Online bookmaker sportsbet.com.au believes he can have an impact on this year’s wooden spooners, and rate him a $26 chance to win a second Dally M Medal. The Queensland Origin…

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Aussies Keep Pace In Race That Stops The Nation

There’s only hours left until the race that stops the nation gets underway and Australian hopes of a Champion local has well and truly gathered pace according to online bookmaker sportsbet.com.au. Sportsbet is gearing up for the most exciting day in the history of the company and are expecting to take over 2.5 million bets…

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Punters Smash Fawkner To Win Melbourne Cup

The Lloyd Williams-owned Fawkner has emerged from a Cup Eve betting frenzy as the best backed runner to win tomorrow’s Melbourne Cup. Punters have smashed Fawkner from $12 into $8 at Sportingbet.com.au since Saturday night and the bookie has taken multiple five-figure bets for Sportingbet Cox Plate runner-up to win tomorrow. “The odds will be…

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Emirates Melbourne Cup Parade & Media Conference

On Monday the race that stops a nation will bring the city of Melbourne to a standstill with the Emirates Melbourne Cup Parade as it makes its way down Swanston Street to Federation Square between 12noon – 2pm. Media wishing to access participants in the parade for interviews or vision must meet at the marshalling…

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Be The Driving Force Behind The Tweet Powered Horse

Spring is #TheBetsTime of the year and now punters can win in more ways than one! On Cup Day eve online bookmaker sportsbet.com.au will launch Tweet Powered Horse, a virtual race fuelled by Twitter tweets with a share in $10,000 up for grabs. Followers of Sportsbet, Australia’s fourth largest Twitter account, will move the animated…

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Aussies Are Melbourne Cup Outsiders

It is our great race, but online bookmaker sportsbet.com.au has the International invaders favourite to win the Melbourne Cup. Any international is $1.70 to be first home in the Cup, while the Australian runners are $2.10. Caulfield Cup winner and top Japanese stayer Admire Rakti is $5.00 favourite for the great race. Newcastle trained mare…

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Bad News For Melbourne Cup Mud Runners

Wet trackers might as well stay in their stalls on Melbourne Cup day according to the weather forecast, with a fine day tipped for next Tuesday at Flemington. Online bookmaker sportsbet.com.au is taking bets on the conditions and is offering $1.20 for no rain during the race that stops a nation, and $4.00 for the…

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Money Pouring In For Count Of Limonade

Punters have made a strong move for Count Of Limonade in tomorrow’s Bendigo Cup. The Mick Price trained stallion has been well backed with online bookmaker sportsbet.com.au. Count Of Limonade has firmed from $5.00 into $4.60 and is second favourite behind Order Of The Sun, who’s at $2.10. “Order Of The Sun is firm, but…

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Melbourne Cup Carnival

As the countdown to the 2014 Melbourne Cup Carnival begins in earnest, Flemington will host a special trackwork event at 6.00am Tuesday 28 October. Some of the world’s best thoroughbreds will have their final hit-outs ahead of the prestigious Melbourne Cup Carnival in front of their trainers, media and VRC Members. The course proper will…

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