Melbourne Cup Tips 2018

Tuesday November 6, 2018

Melbourne Cup tips on which horses in the field for the world’s richest handicap to back in Flemington Race 7 at 3:00pm (AEDT) on the first Tuesday of November are highly sought after. Each year punters are keen to get the insider Melbourne Cup tips to sort the pretenders from the genuine contenders in the $8 million Group 1 showdown.

2019 Melbourne Cup Results

  • 1st: TBD
  • 2nd: TBD
  • 3rd: TBD

Melbourne Cup Tips 2019

Our insider Melbourne Cup betting tips including the horses to back for the Melbourne Cup Trifecta on the first Tuesday of November will be detailed below the week of the race so stay tuned.

Early Melbourne Cup Tips are to watch the international stayers contending Royal Ascot races over the winter and the lead-up spring racing form of horses that performed well over the autumn carnival.

Punters can lock in their Melbourne Cup race selections at juicy all-in prices online right now with Ladbrokes, with big Flemington odds on offer for horses tipped to run in the Melbourne Cup field.

  • To Win: #11 Finche ($8.50) 2019 Melbourne Cup Horses: Finche |

Chris Waller is a household name down under, but he’s yet to win the Melbourne Cup. Last year this lightly-raced import ran fourth in the big event at just his second start down under. A year on he’s improved, fitter, more mature and ready to go a few better. Firming favourite in Melbourne Cup betting, gets the run of the race from the draw and well-weighted.

The Danger: #2 Mer De Glace ($9.50)

Can jockey Damian Lane do the Grand Slam in a single calendar year? This Japanese stayer was impressive winning the Caulfield Cup and just needs to prove his 3200m ability to do the double last completed by Ethereal (2001).

  • Each Way: #23 Vow And Declare ($12) 
  • Best Roughie: #13 Raymond Tusk ($21)