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The 2010 Melbourne Cup field will guarantee an exciting race this year, as the runners looking to contend the race that stops a nation are some of the finest in the country and the world.
Throughout the spring racing season, the latest race results have kept the favourites at Luxbet constantly changing. It all makes for a more interesting 2010 Melbourne Cup field to bet on, and a broader spread of bets means better payouts for the winning group of punters.
The 2010 Melbourne Cup field was released on Saturday October 30. We posted the final 2010 Melbourne Cup field on this page below as soon as it became available.
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2010 Melbourne Cup Final Field & Barrier Draw
|1||Shocking||24||M Rodd||Mark Kavanagh||Luxbet Free Bet|
|2||Campanologist||19||K McEvoy||Saeed Bin Suroor||Luxbet Free Bet|
|3||So You Think||3||S Arnold||Bart Cummings||Luxbet Free Bet|
|4||Zipping||16||N Hall||Robert Hickmott||Luxbet Free Bet|
|5||Illustrious Blue||9||G Boss||William J Knight||Luxbet Free Bet|
|6||Mr Medici||5||D Beadman||Peter Ho||Luxbet Free Bet|
|7||Shoot Out||17||C Brown||John Wallace||Luxbet Free Bet|
|8||Americain||12||G Mosse||Alain de Royer Dupre||Luxbet Free Bet|
|9||Tokai Trick||4||K Fujito||Kenji Nonaka||Luxbet Free Bet|
|10||Buccellati||21||S King||Tony Noonan||Luxbet Free Bet|
|11||Descarado||1||N Rawiller||Gai Waterhouse||Luxbet Free Bet|
|12||Harris Tweed||13||B Rawiller||Murray & Bjorn Baker||Luxbet Free Bet|
|13||Manighar||20||D Oliver||Luca Cumani||Luxbet Free Bet|
|14||Master O’Reilly||18||V Duric||Danny O’Brien||Luxbet Free Bet|
|15||Moncao Consul||14||C Williams||Michael Moroney||Luxbet Free Bet|
|16||Profound Beauty||22||P Smullen||Dermot K Weld||Luxbet Free Bet|
|17||Zavite||7||M Walker||Anthony Cummings||Luxbet Free Bet|
|18||Bauer||2||C Munce||Luca Cumani||Luxbet Free Bet|
|19||Holberg||10||F Dettori||Saeed Bin Suroor||Luxbet Free Bet|
|20||Precedence||15||B Shinn||Bart Cummings||Luxbet Free Bet|
|21||Red Ruler||8||M Du Plessis||John Sargent||Luxbet Free Bet|
|22||Linton||23||B Prebble||Robert Hickmott||Luxbet Free Bet|
|23||Once Were Wild||11||J Cassidy||Gai Waterhouse||Luxbet Free Bet|
|24||Maluckyday||6||L Nolen||Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes||Luxbet Free Bet|
2010 Melbourne Cup Third Declaration
The number of horses in contention for the 2010 Melbourne Cup field has been cut down to 47 after the third round of declarations on Monday 25th of October. The declarations list is led by 2010 Cox Plate winner So You Think – read more at 2010 Melbourne Cup Third Declarations.
2010 Melbourne Cup Second Declaration
The second round of declarations for the 2010 Melbourne Cup field was announced on Tuesday 5th October. The number of horses still in contention for a start in the 2010 Melbourne Cup now stands at 78. For the full list of horses nominated for the second declaration stage go to 2010 Melbourne Cup Field Second Declaration.
2010 Melbourne Cup First Declarations
On September 7 the field for the 2010 Melbourne Cup was cut down to 151 horse after the First Declaration stage. The full list of horse that are still in contention for this year’s field can be found at 2010 Melbourne Cup First Declaration.
Melbourne Cup 2010 Nominations
In 2010 there was a record number of 253 horses nominated for the Melbourne Cup field. For the full list of nominated runners see 2010 Melbourne Cup Nominations.
2010 Melbourne Cup Field Dates
- Melbourne Cup Nominations: 3rd August 2010
- Melbourne Cup Late Nominations: 10th August 2010
- Melbourne Cup Handicaps Declared: 1st September 2010
- Melbourne Cup First Declaration: 7th September 2010
- Melbourne Cup Second Declaration: 5th October 2010
- Melbourne Cup Third Declaration: 25th October 2010
- Melbourne Cup Final Field Declaration: 30th October 2010