Melbourne Cup Carnival.Oaks Day.The sun shines again as these punters cheer home their winner in the Crown Oaks.Picture:Ian Currie
Melbourne Cup Carnival.Oaks Day.The sun shines again as these punters cheer home their winner in the Crown Oaks.Picture:Ian Currie

Cup tips: Who the experts are tipping

FIND out who the experts are tipping in Tuesday's Melbourne Cup.

Almandin is favourite to win back to back Melbourne Cups, but according to our racing team, there are plenty of contenders for the big prize in Australia's great race.

Where will your money go?

 

Almandin is favourite to win back to back Melbourne Cups.
Almandin is favourite to win back to back Melbourne Cups.

LEO SCHLINK (Herald Sun chief racing reporter)

1. MARMELO

2. Wall Of Fire

3. Almandin

Roughie: Red Cardinal

 

MICHAEL MANLEY (Herald Sun)

1. Almandin

2. Johannes Vermeer

3. Marmelo

Roughie: Big Duke

 

SIMON MOY (Superracing)

1. BIG DUKE

2. Almandin

3. Marmelo

Roughie: Reklindinig

 

CHRIS VERNUCCIO (Superracing)

1. MARMELO

2. Almandin

3. Tiberian

Roughie: Wicklow Brave

 

GLENN McFARLANE (Herald Sun)

1. HUMIDOR

2. Almandin

3. Marmelo

Roughie: Single Gaze

 

GILBERT GARDINER (Herald Sun)

1. WALL OF FIRE

2. Almandin

3. Humidor

Roughie: Secret Gaze

 

RAY THOMAS (Daily Telegraph racing editor)

1. RED CARDINAL

2. Marmelo

3. Johannes Vermeer

Roughie: Single Gaze

 

BRAD DAVIDSON (Racing reporter)

1. MARMELO

2. Red Cardinal

3. Tiberian

Roughie: Nakeeta

 

DARREN PRENDERGAST (Superracing)

1. JOHANNES VERMEER

2. Marmelo

3. Red Cardinal

Roughie: Hartnell

 

RON DUFFICY (Sky Thoroughbred Central)

1. WALL OF FIRE

2. Almandin

3. Marmelo

Roughie: Thomas Hobson

 

GARY CRISPE (Timeform)

1. HUMIDOR

2. Marmelo

3. Wall Of Fire

Roughie: Rekindling

 

NATHAN EXELBY (The Courier-Mail racing editor)

1. MARMELO

2. Wall Of Fire

3. Johannes Vermeer

Roughie: Red Cardinal

 

ROBERT CRADDOCK (The Courier-Mail chief sports writer)

1. JOHANNES VERMEER

2. Rekindling

3. Red Cardinal

Roughie: Wicklow Brave

 

SHAYNE O'CASS (Sportsman)

1. MARMELO

2. Tiberian

3. Red Cardinal

Roughie: Boom Time

 

PAUL MICALLEF (Sportsman)

1. JOHANNES VERMEER

2. Marmelo

3. Humidor

Roughie: Hartnell



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