The Melbourne cup is one of the most prestigious and valued races in the flat racing calendar which is why it has continued to attract runners from all over the globe. The Irish have had major success in recent years including a stunning 1, 2, and 3 in this year’s event. Michelle Payne aboard the gallant Prince of Penzance however was one for the locals in 2015 and in the process shocking the racing world with a 100/1 victory. Check out the latest horse racing betting odds here as all roads lead to the Cheltenham Festival in March.