Melbourne Cup Results

The 2015 Melbourne Cup Results will be available on November 3, 2015.

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Starlight Stakes hope The Monstar on Winter Carnival trial

Starlight Stakes hope The Monstar on Winter Carnival trial

Country trained The Monstar is on trial for a Brisbane Winter Carnival campaign when he lines up in the Listed $100,000 Starlight Stakes (1100m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

The Monstar is nominated for the Starlight Stakes at Rosehill. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Albury trainer Brett Cavanough will head back to Sydney with The Monstar who has three runs in Melbourne ...

The Melbourne Cup Results are out as soon as the $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) is run and won at 3:00pm (AEDST) at Flemington Racecourse on the first Tuesday of November each year.

The Melbourne Cup is the richest handicap race in the world and because of this, and because of the quality of contenders in the Melbourne Cup field, the Melbourne Cup results are the most anticipated set of race results each and every year.

2015 Melbourne Cup Results

Finish No. Horse Trainer Jockey Margin Bar. Weight (Penalty) Starting Price
1 19 PRINCE OF PENZANCE (NZ) Darren Weir Ms Michelle Payne 1 53kg $101
2 8 MAX DYNAMITE (FR) William Mullins Frankie Dettori 0.5L 2 55kg $13
3 2 CRITERION (NZ) David Hayes & Tom Dabernig Michael Walker 1.25L 4 57.5kg $19
4 10 TRIP TO PARIS (IRE) Ed Dunlop Tommy Berry 2L 14 55kg $6
5 5 BIG ORANGE (GB) Michael Bell Jamie Spencer 2.4L 23 55.5kg $61
6 24 GUST OF WIND (NZ) John Sargent Chad Schofield 2.6L 19 51kg $41
7 23 EXCESS KNOWLEDGE (GB) Gai Waterhouse Kerrin McEvoy 3.1L 24 51kg $31
8 13 THE OFFER (IRE) Gai Waterhouse Damien Oliver 3.3L 13 54kg $31
9 16 QUEST FOR MORE (IRE) Roger Charlton Damian Lane 3.8L 21 53.5kg $81
10 4 OUR IVANHOWE (GER) Lee & Anthony Freedman Ben Melham 3.9L 22 56kg $21
11 11 WHO SHOT THEBARMAN (NZ) Chris Waller Blake Shinn 4L 6 54.5kg $21
12 21 SERTORIUS Jamie Edwards Craig Newitt 4.75L 5 52.5kg $101
13 3 FAME GAME (JPN) Yoshitada Munakata Zac Purton 5.5L 12 57kg $5F
14 22 THE UNITED STATES (IRE) Robert Hickmott Joao Moreira 5.7L 3 52.5kg (2.5kg) $21
15 6 HARTNELL (GB) John O’Shea James McDonald 5.9L 17 55.5kg $31
16 20 BONDI BEACH (IRE) Aidan O’Brien Brett Prebble 6.2L 18 52.5kg $21
17 7 HOKKO BRAVE (JPN) Yasutoshi Matsunaga Craig Williams 6.4L 20 55.5kg $41
18 17 ALMOONQITH (USA) David Hayes & Tom Dabernig Dwayne Dunn 6.9L 10 53kg (1.0kg) $17
19 18 KINGFISHER (IRE) Aidan O’Brien Colm O’Donoghue 7L 9 53kg $61
20 15 PREFERMENT (NZ) Chris Waller Hugh Bowman 14L 11 53.5kg $9
21 14 GRAND MARSHAL (GB) Chris Waller Jim Cassidy 14.75L 15 53.5kg $61
22 12 SKY HUNTER (GB) Saeed Bin Suroor William Buick 16L 7 54kg $31
23 1 SNOW SKY (GB) Sir Michael Stoute Ryan Moore 18.25L 16 58kg $51
FF 9 RED CADEAUX (GB) Ed Dunlop Gerald Mosse 8 55kg $26

So what do the Melbourne Cup results cover?

  • The Melbourne Cup Winner – which horse crossed the line first and has added their name to the history books, their starting price
  • The Melbourne Cup Exacta – the first two horses over the line in the exact finishing order and how much the exacta paid
  • The Melbourne Cup Quinella – the Melbourne Cup winner and runner-up, punters can pick these in either order, and how much the quinella paid
  • The Melbourne Cup Trifecta – the first three placegetters from the Melbourne Cup and how much the trifecta paid
  • The Melbourne Cup First Four – the top four horses to finish in the Melbourne Cup, and how much the first four paid
  • Melbourne Cup Finishing Order – the exact finishing order of all the Melbourne Cup starters
  • Melbourne Cup Scratchings – any horses that were scratched from the field
  • Melbourne Cup Margin – the margin the Melbourne Cup winner had to spare over their rivals on the line
  • Melbourne Cup Time – the winning time recorded by the Melbourne Cup champion

One of the best places to go for the Melbourne Cup Results is right here at, or to see how you Melbourne Cup bets paid head to our preferred bookmaker –

Past Melbourne Cup Results

Looking over past Melbourne Cup results can be useful for betting purposes, but you need to look deeper than just who finished first. The place finishers also matter as they may return in later years to have more success or to place again. Remember, a horse that you can rely on to finish near the front of the pack is a horse you want to have in your Melbourne Cup First Four box bet.

The trick to using past Melbourne Cup results to help your betting is to avoid just looking at the Cup results. While the Melbourne Cup is a standalone event that means an easy afternoon at work for many people, it is actually the peak of a long lead up period of racing. The winners and placegetters of a handful of lead up races have tended to finish well in the Cup, and knowledge of which races to watch can give you clues for your Melbourne Cup betting.

Melbourne Cup Winners

While you shouldn’t just focus on the winners when looking at past Melbourne Cup results to help your betting, Melbourne Cup winners are certainly worth watching in the future.

Melbourne Cup winners don’t just top the Melbourne Cup results – they go on to perform well in other major races as well. While not every champion has continued to have a successful career after their Cup win, it is usual that a gelding or mare will continue to race for some time. A full male horse is less likely to continue, however, as they can profitably be put to stud on the Melbourne Cup win alone.

Stay tuned for the Melbourne Cup 2015 Results on Tuesday November 3rd, 2015!