Auckland Cup Ellerslie
Rock Diva wins the Auckland Cup for Tony Pike

Auckland Cup New Zealand Betting Tips

Our team prides itself on delivering betting tips from both sides of the Tasman and the big events like the Auckland Cup are always catered for.

We also provide all the odds, betting promotions and important news as the race approaches so you can make an informed decision before placing your Auckland Cup bets.

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Auckland Cup New Zealand Odds

The Auckland Cup routinely draws the best stayers from around New Zealand and sometimes Australia.

We don't often see high profile two mile races in Australia and New Zealand which means unless a UK import is taking to the race there's a good chance you'll see repeat offenders in the race.

Normally horses that compete in the Melbourne and Sydney Cups will be close to the top of the Auckland Cup market, as 2019 favourite Ladies First typifies.

Auckland Cup New Zealand Bookmaker Offers

The bookmakers do not always offer promotions on New Zealand races but the Auckland Cup is typically one of the exceptions.

One of the best staying races of New Zealand, the Auckland Cup garners plenty of attention and the online bookmakers usually put up an offer a few days in advance of the race.

Check back closer to the race date for updated promotion details.

Auckland Cup History

First run and won on 1874 the Auckland Cup is one of New Zealand's best races and their premier staying race.

Worth $500,000, the Auckland Cup is a two mile event that was previouslyrun on Boxing Day from its inception until 1958 and then on New Year’s Day from 1958 to 2006.

Today the race is one of the most important staying races across New Zealand and Australia, with competitors going from this event over the Tasman to the bigger Group 1 races the Sydney and Melbourne Cups.

Auckland Cup New Zealand Field

The Auckland Cup field is usually setlled a week out from the major event.

Check back closer to the race date for the finalised Auckland Cup field.

Auckland Cup New Zealand Form Guide

Following the form from staying races across both sides at the Tasman is a great way to keep abreast of how the Auckland Cup may play out from year to year.

Invariably if a New Zealand trainer believes a horse is good enough to compete in the Sydney and Melbourne Cups there's a great chance it will be majorly competitive in the Auckland Cup.

Auckland Cup New Zealand Previous Winners

2018Ladies First
2016El Soldado
2015Rock Diva
2014Who Shot Thebarman
2012Shez Sinsational

Auckland Cup New Zealand Live Streaming

Punters can live stream the Auckland Cup with BetEasy and bet365.

Both bookmakers offer free horse racing live streaming.

Auckland Cup New Zealand Race Schedule

The New Zealand Labour Day is the host day for the Auckland Cup.

in 2018 the Auckland Cup was the eighth race on the card, which is the usual spot for the feature event of the card.