The betting markets for another Melbourne Cup Carnival Group 1 feature race have opened at Australia’s favourite online bookmaker Sportsbet, with Hay List installed as the hot favourite to win the Group 1 Patinack Farm Classic (1200m).
Betting on the 2010 Patinack Farm Classic, due to run at Flemington on November 6 as part of the action of Emirates Stakes Day, opened yesterday and following a stunning spring campaign to date, State Of Liberty gelding Hay List is the pronounced favourite paying $1.50.
Hay List is undefeated this season with four straight victories at Group level including the Group 1 Manikato Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley, the super sprinter getting plenty of love from the punters.
Sportsbet are offering a price on over 40 horses in their ante-post Patinack Farm Classic markets and have three other sprinters at single figure odds.
Peter Moody’s unbeaten four-year-old mare Black Caviar is the early second favourite at $5, the daughter of Bel Esprit set to resume racing for the season this Saturday following an extended spell that started after her Group 2 Australian Stakes win back in January.
Black Caviar will run in the Group 2 Schillaci Stakes (1000m) at Caulfield along with fellow Patinack Farm Classic hopefuls First Command ($17) and Mic Mac ($21).
The third line of betting in the Patinack Farm Classic odds has the Grahame Begg-trained All Silent at $6.50, while dual Group 1 winning mare Hot Danish follows at $8 looking a top chance after two wins first-up already this season.
Betting odds for the Patinack Farm Classic will sure to change following the Caulfield races this weekend as a number of the horses are due to run.
Patinack Farm Classic Hopefuls Running at Caulfield this Saturday Include:
- Black Caviar, Mic Mac and First Command in the Group 2 Schillaci Stakes (1000m)
- We’re Gonna Rock in the Group 1 Toorak Handicap (1600m)
- Avenue in the Listed Sprint Series Final (1200m)
Nominations for the 2010 Patinack Farm Classic will be released and published here at CupCarnival.com.au on November 1.
Ante-Post Odds for 2010 Patinack Farm Classic
|Set For Fame||26.00|
|Love Conquers All||41.00|
|Albert The Fat||51.00|
|We’re Gonna Rock||51.00|
|Here De Angels||61.00|
*Odds provided by Sportsbet and are subject to change