International stayer Oceanographer has been backed from $4.40 into $3.80 with the TAB to claim tomorrow’s Geelong Cup.
Oceanographer, a $51 chance for the Melbourne Cup, is second elect behind Grey Lion, who has also firmed from $3.70 to $3.50 today.
“The Geelong Cup has been an excellent form reference towards the Melbourne Cup and this year there are a host of internationals looking to force their way into the race that stops a nation with a win,”
TAB’s Nick Quinn said.
Qewy ($6.00) is the other horse in the field, alongside Oceanographer and Grey Lion, in Melbourne Cup nominations and is $151 for the race that stops the nation.
$3.80 Grey Lion
$6.50 Black Tomahawk
$26 All I Survey