Melbourne Cup Saddlecloth Number Records & Facts

October 31, 2011

Melbourne Cup Saddlecloth Number Records & Facts

If there’s ever a time for omen betting, hoodoo’s and that gut feeling then there’s no doubt it’s the Melbourne Cup.

Precedence

Precedence may be out of form but history is on his side!

Every year millions of people across the world follow the race that stops a nation and place wagers both large and small on the back of any number of strategies.

Some follow hours of painstaking form and video analysis, others are a little more off the cuff.

Today we have a look at a few methods in the later category and see if we can’t steer you into a winner with fate on our side.

Melbourne Cup Number History

What’s in a number? Well take a look below to find out.

 

Number 1

Wins: 10

Most recent: Makybe Diva (2005)

2011 entrant: Americain ($5.00 @ Luxbet)

 

Number 2

Wins: 7

Most recent: Delta Blues (2006)

2011 entrant: Jukebox Jury ($14 @ Luxbet)

 

Number 3

Wins: 4

Most recent: Might And Power (1997)

2011 entrant: Dunaden ($8.50 @ Luxbet)

 

Number 4

Wins: 11

Most recent: At Talaq (1986)

2011 entrant: Drunken Sailor ($41 @ Luxbet)

 

Number 5

Wins: 7

Most recent: Makybe Diva (2004)

2011 entrant: Glass Harmonium ($26 @ Luxbet)

 

Number 6

Wins: 7

Most recent: Efficient (2007)

2011 entrant: Manighar ($41 @ Luxbet)

 

Number 7

Wins: 2

Most recent: Just A Dash (1981)

2011 entrant: Unusual Suspect ($41 @ Luxbet)

 

Number 8

Wins: 8

Most recent: Sub Zero (1992)

2011 entrant: Fox Hunt ($31 @ Luxbet)

 

Number 9

Wins: 5

Most recent: Straight Draw (1957)

2011 entrant: Lucas Cranach ($12 @ Luxbet)

 

Number 10

Wins: 4

Most recent: Viewed (2008)

2011 entrant: Mourayan ($16 @ Luxbet)

 

Number 11

Wins: 8

Most recent: Americain (2010)

2011 entrant: Precedence ($51 @ Luxbet)

 

Number 12

Wins: 11

Most recent: Makybe Diva (2003)

2011 entrant: Red Cadeaux ($31 @ Luxbet)

 

Number 13

Wins: 6

Most recent: Ethereal (2001)

2011 entrant: Hawk Island ($101 @ Luxbet)

 

Number 14

Wins: 4

Most recent: Media Puzzle (2002)

2011 entrant: Illo ([email protected] Luxbet)

 

Number 15

Wins: 5

Most recent: Let’s Elope (1991)

2011 entrant: Lost In The Moment ($31 @ Luxbet)

 

Number 16

Wins: 3

Most recent: Piping Lane (1972)

2011 entrant: Modun ($26 @ Luxbet)

 

Number 17

Wins: 5

Most recent: Rogan Josh (1999)

2011 entrant: At First Sight ($14 @ Luxbet)

 

Number 18

Wins: 1

Most recent: Peter Pan (1932)

2011 entrant: Moyenne Corniche ($26 @ Luxbet)

 

Number 19

Wins: 6

Most recent: Colonus (1942)

2011 entrant: Saptapadi ($91 @ Luxbet)

 

Number 20

Wins: 3

Most recent: Gaulus (1987)

2011 entrant: Shamrocker ($51 @ Luxbet)

 

Number 21

Wins: 2

Most recent: Shocking (2009)

2011 entrant: The Verminator ($101 @ Luxbet)

 

Number 22

Wins: 4

Most recent: Jezabeel (1998)

2011 entrant: Tullamore ($26 @ Luxbet)

 

Number 23

Wins: 2

Most recent: King Ingoda (1922)

2011 entrant: Niwot ($10 @ Luxbet)

 

Number 24

Wins: 4

Most recent: Brew (2000)

2011 entrant: Older Than Time ($201 @ Luxbet)

 

Others

It’s worth noting that prior to the introduction of a 24 horse limit there were other winning numbers as well.

25: 2

26: 1

27:

28: 1

29: 1

 

Take from this information what you wish but there’s no doubt it certainly makes for interesting reading. In summary the most winning numbers are number four and number 12 with 11 a piece.

That puts Drunken Sailor and Precedence on top ahead of this year’s Melbourne Cup.

They are fantastic value as well with Drunken Sailor worth $41 and Precedence at $51!

Join Luxbet today with the code 100BONUSBET and claim your free $100 bet for the Melbourne Cup.

All you need to do is follow the prompts and then deposit as little as $25 and you’ll have a huge $100 investment to use on anything you like!

Find out more by visiting Luxbet now!

Racing fields and data are copyright 2011-2018 © Racing Australia Pty Ltd (RA) (and other parties working with it).
Racing materials, including fields, form and results, is subject to copyright which is owned by RA and other parties working with it. Full copyright notice.

Spring Racing

Rogerson Dreams of 2018 Melbou...

The Everest 2018 Field to Feat...

The Everest 2018 Field to Feature Redzel

Inaugural champion Redzel has officially secured his position in the 2018 The...

2018 The Everest Field Takes S...

2018 The Everest Field Takes Shape: In Her Time Confirmed

She missed out on a shot at the world’s richest race on turf last spring but...

Trapeze Artist Secures 2018 Th...

Trapeze Artist Secures 2018 The Everest Slot for Aquis

The first official slot in The Everest 2018 field has been confirmed with...

El Dorado Dreaming of 2018 VRC...

El Dorado Dreaming of 2018 VRC Oaks Bid

Ben Smith’s ATC Sires’ Produce Stakes winning filly El Dorado Dreaming is in...

Horse Racing Today

Waller to have multiple runner...

McDonald to team up with Care ...

McDonald to team up with Care To Think in the 2018 Kingsford-Smith Cup

James McDonald will be hoping for a quick return to the Group 1 winner’s stall...

Santa Ana Lane to chase Stradb...

Santa Ana Lane to chase Stradbroke Handicap after 2018 Goodwood win

The Anthony Freedman trained Santa Ana Lane has earned a start in the 2018...

2018 Doomben Cup winner Comin&...

2018 Doomben Cup winner Comin’ Through beats stablemate Egg Tart

The Chris Waller trained Comin’ Through claimed his first Group 1 victory when...

Leicester Top 2018 SA Derby Ti...

Leicester Top 2018 SA Derby Tip for Weir to Make History

Victoria’s leading horseman Darren Weir is out to emulate the late, great Bart...

Race Results

Viewed Victorious in Caulfield Cup

Race 1 Result – $101 500 AGL Renewable Energy Stakes – She’s Got Gears Wins

Race 2 – $101,500 Schiavello Plate – Avienus Wins

Race 3 – $101 500 Lavazza A Modo Mio – Linton Street Wins

Race 4 Results – $151,500 Listed Herald Sun Stakes – Strawberry Field Wins

Race Previews

2009 Caulfield Cup Barrier Draw Announced

Who Are the Top Contenders for Tomorrow’s Caulfield Cup?

Victoria Derby in sight for Onemorenomore

2009 Melbourne Cup Field

Eclipse Stakes Final Field & Preview

Fields & Form

Can Kelinni Win Sydney Cup 2013 for the Punters?

Moroney Gets into Queensland Derby 2013 Rhythm

Buffering Draws 7 – 2013 BTC Cup Final Field and Barrier Draw

SA Fillies Classic 2013 Field Released

13 two-year-olds in 2013 Champagne Classic Field