Get your alarms set for just before the break of dawn as the ‘race that stops a nation’ is merely hours away.
23 runners will hurtle their way around Flemington Park in a bid to snatch the £2.3million 1st Place Prize for the Lexus Melbourne Cup.
The Aussies are supposedly already flying the white flag, but do their connections have a trick up their sleeve?
Can a British horse win the Melbourne Cup for the very first time? Will Ireland secure back-to-back victories? Or will Japan throw in a curveball to the race?
We will know by 4:15 in the morning tomorrow, and here’s who lines up in the 2018 Melbourne Cup..