Late Betting Update – 2012 Geelong Cup

October 24th, 2012

The Group 3 Geelong Cup is under an hour away and the betting markets are beginning to settle into their final positions.

Brigantin is still the $2.90 favourite to win the 2012 Geelong Cup at

The five-year-old is the market mover in the 2012 Geelong Cup field as he looks to gain a ballot exemption from the $6 million Melbourne Cup on November 6, 2012.

He will be looking to improve on his last start second placing in the Group 2 Prix Kergorlay on August 19, 2012.

Gatewood is second favourite to win the 2012 Geelong Cup at and is paying odds of $3.20.

The four-year-old will be out to better his only other Australian run in the Group 2 Herbert Power Stakes, where he finished seventh of 16.

Gatewood has won four of his eight race starts and has earned more than $100,000 in prize money during his horse racing career.

The John Gosden– trained entire experienced a great deal of success in England, winning three of his four race starts there this preparation.

Gatewood finished a close second to Masterstroke in the Group 2 Grand Prix De Deauville in France prior to travelling to Australia in August.

Third favourite for the 2012 Geelong Cup is presently Exceptionally, who is paying odds of $7 to win the race.

Exceptionally has won four of her 32 race starts and has earned more than $400,000 in prize money.

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