The past 24 hours with Sportsbet.com.au has seen a strong push towards Tiger Moth and he is now the new Melbourne Cup favourite as it stands currently.
The Aidan O’Brien trained Northern Hemisphere three year old was pushed out to second favourite behind stablemate Anthony Van Dyck after the barrier draw, but punters have rallied to the younger galloper, with the horse now into $7.50 favourite, in from $8.50.
Anthony Van Dyck is rock solid at $8.50 ahead of Surprise Baby at $9. In terms of those at long odds that have been specked, the most significant has been King Of Leogrance, who opened $81 and is now into $46. Caulfield Cup winner Verry Elleegant is $13 to $11.
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