2012 Melbourne Cup Field

The 2012 Melbourne Cup field will be announced on Saturday November 3rd, 2012.

Melbourne Cup final acceptances are to be revealed live from Flemington Racecourse directly after the action of Victoria Derby Day which is the first of four meetings making up the 2012 Melbourne Cup Carnival.

A capacity 24 starters are set to make up the Melbourne Cup 2012 field with no emergencies allowed in the world’s richest handicap.

The actual date when the 2012 Melbourne Cup field will face off over the 3200-metres at Flemington Racecourse is Tuesday November 6, 2012.

The 2012 Melbourne Cup field will become clearer as the year goes on with Melbourne Cup 2012 nominations to be taken in early September.

Of course you don’t have to wait until then to bet on the Melbourne Cup. Bookmakers around the country including bookmaker.com.au have 2012 Melbourne Cup betting odds open right now.

2012 Melbourne Final Field & Barrier Draw

Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m)
3.00
7
Hcp. Prizemoney: 1st $3,600,000, 2nd $900,000, 3rd $450,000, 4th $250,000, 5th $175,000, 6th $125,000, 7th $125,000, 8th $125,000, 9th $125,000, 10th $125,000, Apprentices can't claim.
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Form
Horse Name (BR)
Starts
Prize Money
Trainer
Jockey
WT
ODDS
1
326s1
Dunaden (16) (wc)
34 10-9-7
$7,085,611
Mikel Delzangles
Craig Williams
59
2
26s64
Americain (12) (wc)
33 11-4-4
$5,923,677
Alain de Royer Dupre
Damien Oliver
58
3
3s510
Jakkalberry (19) (w)
25 10-2-3
$1,557,283
Marco Botti
Colm O'Donoghue
55.5
4
1233s
Red Cadeaux (18) (w)
30 6-8-5
$1,564,214
Ed Dunlop
Michael Rodd
55.5
5
s9996
Winchester (22)
29 6-6-3
$1,766,235
John Sadler
Jamie Mott
55.5
6
s6240
Voila Ici (13) (w)
32 13-6-5
$1,725,792
Peter G Moody
Vlad Duric
55
7
71142
Cavalryman (6)
27 6-4-3
$2,423,688
Saeed Bin Suroor
Frankie Dettori
54
8
4s111
Mount Athos (8)
20 7-0-1
$236,046
Luca Cumani
Ryan Moore
54
9
s0060
Sanagas (4) (w)
15 7-1-0
$288,845
Bart Cummings
Nicholas Hall
54
10
1s764
Ethiopia (14)
7 1-1-2
$1,131,050
Pat Carey
Rhys McLeod
53.5
11
62614
Fiorente (2) (w)
9 2-3-0
$197,111
Gai Waterhouse
James McDonald
53.5
12
7s11s
Galileo's Choice (11) (dw)
16 8-4-1
$244,089
Dermot K Weld
Patrick Smullen
53.5
13
11110
Glencadam Gold (7)
13 6-2-1
$474,028
Gai Waterhouse
Tommy Berry
53.5
14
s5217
Green Moon (5) (t)
19 6-3-0
$1,185,096
Robert Hickmott
Brett Prebble
53.5
15
s8025
Maluckyday (9) (t)
17 5-3-2
$1,304,700
John Hawkes
Jim Cassidy
53.5
16
9s421
Mourayan (3) (wt)
32 4-8-5
$1,505,041
Robert Hickmott
Hugh Bowman
53.5
17
40115
My Quest for Peace (1)
12 5-1-2
$357,347
Luca Cumani
Corey Brown
53.5
18
s0080
Niwot (15) (dwtc)
32 9-4-1
$1,192,825
John Hawkes
Dwayne Dunn
53.5
19
521s6
Tac de Boistron (21) (w)
27 5-2-2
$320,303
Michael Kent
Olivier Doleuze
53.5
20
10933
Lights of Heaven (17) (w)
18 6-3-3
$1,193,688
Peter G Moody
Luke Nolen
53
21
41064
Precedence (20) (t)
44 7-5-1
$1,025,220
Bart Cummings
Blake Shinn
53
22
s9005
Unusual Suspect (23)
68 9-8-6
$1,497,502
Michael Kent
Glyn Schofield
53
23
97065
Zabeelionaire (24)
17 3-1-0
$575,780
Leon Corstens
Craig Newitt
52
24
14121
Kelinni (10) (t)
18 8-3-3
$513,002
Chris Waller
Glen Boss
51

The Melbourne Cup 2012 final field, barrier draw and jockeys will be announced on Victoria Derby Day, Saturday 3 November 2012,

2012 Melbourne Second Acceptances

Second acceptances for the 2012 Melbourne Cup field were taken on 29 October 2012.

2012 Melbourne First Acceptances

The Melbourne Cup 2012 first acceptances were taken on 9 October 2012.

2012 Melbourne Cup Nominations

The nominations for the 2012 Melbourne Cup field were announced on Tuesday 5th September 2012. A total of 151 horses are vying for a place in the 24 horse final field. Read more about the 2012 Melbourne Cup Nominations.