Two horses have their Melbourne Cup odds slashed

Posted by Sports News First on 19/9/2017
Filled in: Racing

Defending champion Almandin has firmed from $13 into $6.50 for the 2017 Melbourne Cup.

Online bookmaker sportsbet.com.au also cut the price of Humidor from $13 into $5.50 for the Caulfield Cup and $31 into $15 for the Melbourne Cup.

Almandin’s Caulfield Cup price also tumbled from $19 into $8.50.

Hartnell and Bonneval share the second line of 2017 Caulfield Cup betting at $8.00.

“Almandin and Humidor confirmed their spring campaigns are right on track with solid wins. They’re only going to improve and both deserve top spot in the respective Cups,’’ said sportsbet.com.au’s Will Byrne.

Markets courtesy of sportsbet.com.au

Melbourne Cup

$6.50 Almandin
$15 Humidor
$18 Admire Deus
$21 Francis Of Assisi
$21 Red Cardinal
$21 Bonneval
$23 Albert
$23 Tiberian
$23 Marmelo
$23 Ventura Storm
Others Quoted

Caulfield Cup

$5.50 Humidor
$8.00 Bonneval
$8.00 Hartnell
$8.50 Almandin
$19 Gingernuts
$21 Francis Of Assisi
$21 Admire Deus
$21 Jon Snow
$21 Egg Tart
Others Quoted