MICHAEL CLARKE FAVOURITE TO MC LIZ & WARNEY’S WEDDING

Australia’s cricket captain Michael Clarke is a $3 favourite at Williamhill.com.au to be the MC at Liz Hurley and Shane Warne’s wedding. With the glamour couple appearing happier than ever in Sydney today as Liz launches her new gig as the face of Aussie fashion label Queenspark, attention has turned to when the pair might…

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PUNTERS EXPECT KANGAROOS TO WIN BIG OVER IRELAND

Punters expect the Kangaroos to beat Rugby League World Cup whipping boys Ireland by more than fifty points in their group match on Sunday morning Australian time. Sportingbet reports a wave of support for Australia at the line, which has moved from 51.5 points to 54.5 points. “We keep shifting the line and the punters…

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KIRRAMOSA NEW OAKS FAVOURITE

Today’s flying run in the Wakeful Stakes has seen Kirramosa firm from $9.00 into $3.60 favouritism for the Oaks with online bookmaker sportsbet.com.au. Finishing second, May’s Dream has drifted from $3.20 to $5.00 while Zanbagh is second in the market at $4.50. “It was an eye catching run by Kirramosa and it looked to have…

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DEAR DEMI FIRMS AS A CUP THREAT

She may not have won the Mackinnon Stakes today, but Dear Demi has been a big mover for the Melbourne Cup, in from $34 to $17 with online bookmaker sportsbet.com.au. Ruscello has also firmed significantly, in from $201 to $41 after winning the Lexus Stakes, while Jet Away’s disappointing run has seen him drift out…

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MOUNT ATHOS MAINTAINS CUP FAVOURITISM AT SPORTINGBET DESPITE WIDE DRAW

The Luca Cumani trained Mount Athos remains a $7.50 favourite at Sportingbet for the Melbourne Cup, despite drawing wide in barrier 22 for Australia’s great race. Fiorente, which was replaced as favourite by Mount Athos on Friday, remains an $8 second favourite at Sportingbet after drawing favourably in barrier 5. Sportingbet Australia CEO Michael Sullivan…

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2013 MELBOURNE CUP – LATEST SPORTINGBET MARKET

Please find below Sportingbet Australia’s updated market for the 2013 Melbourne Cup following this evening’s barrier draw at Flemington Join Sportsbet.com.au Here Now Pre-barrier draw 1. DUNADEN (1) $41 $41 2. GREEN MOON (10) $26 $41 3. RED CADEAUX (23) $51 $51 4. SEA MOON (7) $15 $16 5. BROWN PANTHER (6) $19 $23 6….

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MORE THAN 350,000 PUNTERS TIPPED TO ATTEND FLEMINGTON SPRING CARNIVAL

The Victoria Racing Club can expect a total crowd figure of between 350,001 and 355,000 punters to attend the four days of its Flemington carnival, according to punters who have backed that option into $2.20 favouritism at Sportingbet. Sportingbet is offering odds of $2.70 for a total crowd figure of between 355,001 and 360,000, while…

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FAVOURITES DRIFT IN VICTORIA DERBY AFTER HORROR DRAWS

Victoria Derby favourites Complacent and Savvy Nature have both drifted at Sportingbet Australia after drawing horror barriers for Saturday’s $1.5 million Classic. Savvy Nature is now the new outright Victoria Derby favourite, despite easing from $4.20 out to $4.60 since the barrier draw, with punters deserting former favourite Complacent. Complacent has drawn barrier 16 while…

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SMALL PUNTERS PILE ON PRECEDENCE TO GIVE BART HIS 13TH MELBOURNE CUP

The allure of legendary horseman Bart Cummings has punters piling on Precedence to give the master trainer a record 13th Melbourne Cup, despite the horse not being guaranteed a start in Australia’s great race. Precedence’s odds of winning the 2013 Melbourne Cup firmed from $501 into $71 at Sportingbet following his victory in Saturday’s Drake…

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FIORENTE FIRMS INTO $5.50 FOR THE CUP

He may not have won the Cox Plate, but Fiorente’s impressive run today has seen him firm from $7.00 to $5.50 to win the Melbourne Cup with online bookmaker sportsbet.com.au. On the other hand Puissance De Lune, who has been the favourite for the Cup for the majority of the year, is out from $10…

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PRECEDENCE $501 INTO $71 FOR 2013 MELBOURNE CUP

The Bart and James Cummings trained Precedence has shortened from $501 into $71 at Sportingbet for the 2013 Melbourne Cup following his impressive win in Saturday’s Drake International Cup at Moonee Valley. When betting on the 2013 Melbourne Cup commenced last November, Precedence was a $201 chance. “A couple of $50 punters took the $501…

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