A punter has opened their wallet on Tuesday’s Melbourne Cup placing a massive $50,000 bet to potentially collect $500,000.
The punter with the TAB placed a $50,000 win bet on Cross Counter to win Tuesday’s Melbourne Cup at odds of $10 which has seen the horses price shorten into $9.00.
Cross Counter currently sits on the third line of betting behind Yucatan ($5.50) and Magic Circle ($8.00).
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One punter will pocket half a million dollars if Cross Counter wins the Melbourne Cup after parting with $50,000 on him at $10. pic.twitter.com/0vTUk6UyP3
— Nick Quinn (@Quinny_1) November 5, 2018