2016 Melbourne Cup Field

The 2016 Melbourne Cup Field & Barrier Draw can be found here. We also provide updates on the Melbourne Cup Declarations stages.

The 2016 Melbourne Cup field featured a capacity 24 runners and all 24 Melbourne Cup Horses lined-up in the famous Flemington Race 7 on Tuesday November 1, 2016.

View the official 2016 Melbourne Cup Results and see below for the Melbourne Cup 2016 final field and barriers for all the horses, trainers and jockeys that featured in the two mile classic.

2016 Melbourne Cup Final Field & Barrier Draw

Flemington Race 7 (3:00pm AEDT) – 01/11/2016

No Last 10 Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight Penalty Hcp Rating
1 7x5x23x11x BIG ORANGE (GB) Michael Bell Jamie Spencer 7 57kg 117
2 0x5501x586 OUR IVANHOWE (GER) Lee & Anthony Freedman Dwayne Dunn 6 57kg 116
3 x300x620x9 CURREN MIROTIC (JPN) Osamu Hirata Tommy Berry 18 56.5kg 116
4 1220x11x33 BONDI BEACH (IRE) Aidan O’Brien Ryan Moore 5 56kg 116
5 1413×18353 EXOSPHERIC (GB) Lee & Anthony Freedman Damien Oliver 13 56kg 117
6 50x5x21112 HARTNELL (GB) John O’Shea James McDonald 12 56kg 123
7 0324×65272 WHO SHOT THEBARMAN (NZ) Chris Waller Hugh Bowman 20 56kg 115
8 3333×26431 WICKLOW BRAVE (GB) William Mullins Frankie Dettori 24 56kg 117
9 x9065x8084 ALMOONQITH (USA) David & B Hayes & T Dabernig Michael Walker 19 54.5kg 112
10 069x031x27 GALLANTE (IRE) Robert Hickmott Blake Shinn 2 54.5kg 114
11 8533×72691 GRAND MARSHAL (GB) Chris Waller Ben Melham 9 54.5kg 115
12 5324×47121 JAMEKA Ciaron Maher Nicholas Hall 3 54.5kg 2.0kg 119
13 00x101x11x HEARTBREAK CITY (FR) Tony Martin Joao Moreira 23 54kg 113
14 2x1322x210 SIR JOHN HAWKWOOD (IRE) John P Thompson Blake Spriggs 14 54kg 1.5kg 114
15 17x20x9834 EXCESS KNOWLEDGE (GB) Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott Vlad Duric 21 53.5kg 111
16 x6153x1553 BEAUTIFUL ROMANCE (GB) Saeed Bin Suroor Damian Lane 1 52.5kg 110
17 x221x66511 ALMANDIN (GER) Robert Hickmott Kerrin McEvoy 17 52kg 1.0kg 108
18 8x1153x921 ASSIGN (IRE) Robert Hickmott Ms Katelyn Mallyon 22 52kg 1.0kg 104
19 32x1837x82 GREY LION (IRE) Matt Cumani Glen Boss 16 52kg 107
20 11x4017x31 OCEANOGRAPHER (GB) Charlie Appleby Chad Schofield 11 52kg 1.0kg 107
21 361x2x12x1 SECRET NUMBER (GB) Saeed Bin Suroor Stephen Baster 10 52kg 112
22 3254×06737 PENTATHLON (NZ) John Wheeler Mark Du Plessis 4 51.5kg 102
23 22x0Fx22x1 QEWY (IRE) Charlie Appleby Craig Williams 15 51.5kg 0.5kg 107
24 62102×0940 ROSE OF VIRGINIA (NZ) Lee & Shannon Hope Ben E Thompson (a) 8 51kg 100

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