Dec 15, 2017 12:04 PM
Author: Jared Deguara
With the curtains drawn on another Spring Carnival, many punters have been left bruised and battered after a gruelling few months which saw the bookies come out on top.
Twelve of the 28 Group One victors were in double figure odds with an average winning price of $15.49, or $17.21 if you exclude Winx’s unbackable odds in the Golden Rose, the Turnbull and Cox Plate. In more grim reading for punters, only 28% of favourites won the biggest races this Spring in comparison to 39% last year.
Punters grew sick and tired of backi.....