Melbourne Cup

Discussion in 'Horse Racing' started by Crusader, Oct 28, 2009.

  1. springbok

    springbok Well-known Member

    Any tips samm?
     
  2. Sassy

    Sassy Gold Member

    is there any other way to bet without going to TAB? hmm maybe he can just miss out (i'll cop it if his horse wins tho!)
     
  3. springbok

    springbok Well-known Member

    There is sassy but you have to set up an online account with whoever you want to bet with eg. ozbet, sportingbet, vic tab, uniTAB, nsw tab etc. - can be done on the computer if you have a credit card ... I've never done it though - off to our local tab now to put a $ on my fave horse :p .
     
  4. Sassy

    Sassy Gold Member

    Thanks Springbok, thats all I really needed to know - what the websites were! I will go through TABonline... thanks.
     
  5. simbin

    simbin Gold Member

    I have placed money on Daffodil and Alcopop. Not sure who I have in the sweep but like Jez and my dad always says its the Melbourne Cup lol!!!

    Thats what makes it sooooo exciting. :D
     
  6. simbin

    simbin Gold Member

    I'm the best boss to have on Melbourne Cup day. Just sent one of the girls down to the TAB lol with everyones bets.
     
  7. samm

    samm Gold Member

    Don't bet and be nice to your mother;)
     
  8. Zegger

    Zegger Well-known Member

    Shocking
    FIUMICINO
    and
    GALLIONS REACH

    my bets **)
     
  9. Sassy

    Sassy Gold Member

    Yay I worked it out :D lol

    I bet on
    Shocking
    Munsef
    Alcopop

    Hope I get some money back!
     
  10. springbok

    springbok Well-known Member

    Thanks Bart :p
     
  11. springbok

    springbok Well-known Member

    Glad you worked it out - probably a wise move. Our TAB was nuts lol.

    I am hoping there is good value in my $5 outlay :eek: .
     
  12. Shenalar

    Shenalar Well-known Member

    I'd like to know if there is anywhere online where you can watch the race live?

    I'm stuck at work :( no TV *sigh*
    haven't missed a Melbourne Cup for years!
     
  13. Secret85

    Secret85 Well-known Member

    Google 'Watch Melbourne Cup 2009 live' and it will come up with lots of options.... I just tried a few, but the server was busy..
    Good Luck! :)

    I got Allez Wonder and Basaltico in the sweep at work...
     
  14. samm

    samm Gold Member

    Here we go ,loading in gates.
    Good luck and safe journey to all the horses and jockeys.
     
  15. eventingchild

    eventingchild Well-known Member

    what a great finish for shocking :)
     
  16. simbin

    simbin Gold Member

    haha well I lost all my money!!!!
     
  17. Marianne

    Marianne Gold Member

    Me too. think mine are still running. LOL.

    Great race Shocking.:))
     
  18. Lauren

    Lauren Gold Member

    Arghhh! I wanted to put money on Shocking LOL, him & Master O'Reiley..

    Last year my 4 year old brother randomly picked Viewed *#) Got himself a few hundred bucks hahaha


    What a fantastic race :)*
     
  19. mum of five

    mum of five Well-known Member

    yay I won!!!!!!!!!
    Have been successful in picking a winner for many years now, have missed a couple with only a place last yr and the year before but I was so impressed with Shockings run on Sat I felt sure he would do it, yay
    Congrats to all the people associated with Shocking:)):)*
     
  20. ZaZa

    ZaZa Guest

    A great race and congrats to the winner and connections.
    A shame Bart didn't get the bakers dozen, but there's always next year :)
     

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