Caulfield Cup

The Caulfield Cup is the world's richest 2400m handicap and runs on the third Saturday of October during the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival as the first of the 'Big 3' Spring Majors.

2019 Caulfield Cup Results

  • 1st: TBD
  • 2nd: TBD
  • 3rd: TBD



The Caulfield Cup is one of the world’s toughest handicap races and is run over 2400m at Caulfield Racecourse in Victoria during the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival. The highlight of the Caulfield Cup Carnival, the race offers $5 million in total prize money making it the world’s richest mile and a half handicap race.

Caulfield Cup Day traditionally runs on the third Saturday in October and is the first of the ‘Big 3’ Spring Majors followed by the Cox Plate and Melbourne Cup. Caulfield Cup Day in Melbourne also has the same date as Sydney’s $14 million The Everest – the richest turf race in the world – held at Royal Randwick Racecourse.

The Caulfield Cup is regarded as one of the key lead-up races to the iconic Melbourne Cup run over the two miles at Flemington on the first Tuesday of November. The major Spring Cup’s double has been achieved by twelve horses including Let’s Elope in 1991, Doriemus in 1995, Might and Power in 1997 and, most recently, Ethereal in 2001.

The latest edition of the Caulfield Cup 2019 runs on Saturday October 19, 2019 . 

Caulfield Cup
Date: Saturday October 19, 2019
Racecourse: Caulfield Racecourse
Distance: 2400m
Race Type: Handicap
Status: Group 1
Prize Money: $5 million
Maximum Starters: 18 + 4 emergencies
Age: 3 year olds and over

2019 Caulfield Cup Results

  • 1st: TBD
  • 2nd: TBD
  • 3rd: TBD

The official Caulfield Cup 2019 Results & Finishing Order will be published below revealing the 2019 Caulfield Cup winner as soon as the now $5 million feature race is run and won on Saturday October 19, 2019 .

2019 Caulfield Cup Tips

The best Caulfield Cup tips can be found right here at Races.com.au in the week leading up to the $5 million classic. Early Caulfield Cup betting tips to consider for your futures bet on the race include looking at the horses with proven form over 2400m, Group 1 winners with the class to hold off their rivals in the Caulfield Cup field and the best performers out of last season’s carnivals.

2019 Caulfield Cup Odds

The best 2019 Caulfield Cup odds are already open at bookmakers around the country like Ladbrokes.com.au with all-in prices on the possible Caulfield Cup horses on offer. Caulfield Cup betting odds firm as the official nominations and acceptance stages take place over the coming weeks.

Stayers that performed well over the past season dominate futures Caulfield Cup odds including runners that finished in the money in the previous year’s Caulfield Cup trifecta. Also high up the Caulfield Cup markets are dour stayers with winning form over the mile and a half or further as well as star international gallopers looking to make the trip to Melbourne for a shot at the Spring Cups.

The latest Caulfield Cup betting markets looking to line-up in the world’s richest mile and a half handicap on will be detailed below along with links to the best Caulfield Cup odds at Ladbrokes.com.au as soon as betting on the race is open.

Follow the link for the latest 2019 Caulfield Cup Odds on the nominated runners.

2019 Caulfield Cup Field

Stella Artois Caulfield Cup 2019 Field

  • 2019 Caulfield Cup Nominations: Closed on Thursday August 29, 2019 attracting 143 early entries
  • 2019 Caulfield Cup Weights: Close on Tuesday September 10, 2019
  • 2019 Caulfield Cup First Acceptances: Close midday Tuesday September 24, 2019
  • 2019 Caulfield Cup Second Acceptances: Close midday Tuesday October 8, 2019
  • 2019 Caulfield Cup Final Field & Barriers: Released 4:30pm (local time) on Wednesday October 16, 2019

2019 Caulfield Cup Nominations

The Caulfield Cup 2019 Nominations close in late August and are taken by Racing Victoria on the same day as those for the iconic Melbourne Cup race.

The official 2019 Caulfield Cup nominations are now out attracting 143 stayers including 27 internationally-trained raiders. The number of Caulfield Cup nominated horses for 2019 is down from 164 this time last season, but there remains plenty of depth among the potential line-up in the $5 million classic.

Following the Caulfield Cup nominations, updated odds are led by the imported Ebor Handicap champion Mustajeer to be prepared by Sydney’s Kris Lees.

Read more on the 2019 Caulfield Cup Nominations that feature a host of Chris Waller-trained runners now.

# Form (Last 10) Horse Sex Age Trainer
1 20x4614x9x ALFARRIS (FR) G 6 David & B Hayes & T Dabernig
2 461214253x ALIFEROUS M 4 Kris Lees
3 834x68x90x AMBITIOUS (JPN) H 8 Anthony Freedman
4 11x351424x ANGEL OF HEAVEN M 4 Kris Lees
5 x11x16511x ANGEL OF TRUTH G 4 Gwenda Markwell
6 153145×143 ATTENTION RUN (GER) M 5 Kris Lees
7 40x11511x4 AVILIUS (GB) G 6 James Cummings
8 322x1x2x3x BARSANTI (IRE) G 8 Roger Varian
9 1x41x3324x BEAU BALMAIN (GER) H 5 Jim Conlan
10 13211x5Nx7 BEST OF DAYS (GB) G 6 James Cummings
11 622008326x BIG DUKE (IRE) G 8 Kris Lees
12 1x8341469x BONDEIGER H 8 Ciaron Maher & David Eustace
13 22x87400x0 BRIMHAM ROCKS (GB) G 6 Chris Waller
14 CALIBURN (IRE) H 5 Jamie Richards
15 2x3x14093x CAPE OF GOOD HOPE (IRE) H 4 Aidan O’Brien
16 x925245x5x CAPTAIN COOK (GB) G 7 Chris Waller
17 x5147225x5 CARIF H 4 Peter & Paul Snowden
18 24411x041x CARZOFF (FR) G 7 Chris Waller
19 121x128x5 CASCADIAN (GB) G 5 James Cummings
20 34449x16x4 CON TE PARTIRO (USA) M 6 Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott
21 63318919x CROWN PROSECUTOR H 4 Stephen Marsh
22 210×8131 DABIYR (IRE) G 5 Chris Waller
23 0x2468223x DAL HARRAILD (GB) G 7 Ciaron Maher & David Eustace
24 12x3123x DIVANATION M 5 Tony McEvoy
25 112x122x DJANGO FREEMAN (GER) H 4 Robert Hickmott
26 x217549x8x DOUGLAS MACARTHUR (IRE) G 6 Liam Howley
27 5x53314x0x DURETTO (GB) G 8 Matt Cumani
28 EMINENCE (IRE) H 4 Aidan O’Brien
29 3111890x8x ETYMOLOGY G 7 James Cummings
30 x86x2x0x69 EXEMPLAR (IRE) G 6 Liam Howley
31 110x51437x FAIRLIGHT (IRE) G 5 Kris Lees
32 1x60110x6x FIFTY STARS (IRE) H 5 David & B Hayes & T Dabernig
33 x655x1x34x FINCHE (GB) G 6 Chris Waller
34 4840x5516x GALLIC CHIEFTAIN (FR) H 7 Archie Alexander
35 8888123x1x GIRL TUESDAY M 5 Chris Waller
36 1102113x5x GLORY DAYS (NZ) M 7 Bill Thurlow
37 440x13370x GOATHLAND (IRE) G 8 Kim Waugh
38 546884x12x GOLD MOUNT (GB) G 7 Ian Williams
39 07x815117x GRAND BOUQUET (NZ) M 4 Kris Lees
40 4201x6112x GREY LION (IRE) G 8 Matthew Smith
41 218825616x GUNDOWN G 5 Michael Moroney
42 x8112x513x HAKY (IRE) G 6 John Hammond
43 113x12619x HANG MAN (IRE) G 6 Michael Moroney
44 79x818328x HARIPOUR (IRE) G 6 Chris Waller
45 69x4719x0x HARLEM (GB) G 8 David & B Hayes & T Dabernig
46 0x53233x3x HARTNELL (GB) G 9 James Cummings
47 16184x HEART OF GRACE (JPN) M 5 Frank Pangallo
48 3x16x2172x HOMESMAN (USA) G 6 Liam Howley
49 84x817333x HUMIDOR (NZ) G 7 Ciaron Maher & David Eustace
50 235x55121x ILWENDO (GER) H 6 Matthew Smith
51 247402255x IN A TWINKLING G 4 Jamie Richards
52 025064xN8x INVICTUS PRINCE (GB) G 7 Matthew Smith
53 4x2521311x JINDA (NZ) M 5 Pat & Chris Hyland
54 712x232x4x JOHANNES VERMEER (IRE) H 7 Liam Howley
55 x931911x7x KENEDNA M 6 Ciaron Maher & David Eustace
56 57×4981331 KENTUCKY BREEZE G 5 Levi Kavanagh
57 12x141x3x KING OF LEOGRANCE (FR) G 5 Liam Howley
58 1x43236Px5 KINGS WILL DREAM (IRE) G 6 Chris Waller
59 x13451623x LADY CUVEE (NZ) M 4 Chris Waller
60 11027x LADY YOUNG M 4 Tony McEvoy
61 3237x4121x LOOKS LIKE ELVIS G 5 Bryan Dais
62 70x364408x LORD FANDANGO (GER) G 7 Archie Alexander
63 x2x532202x MAGIC WAND (IRE) M 5 Aidan O’Brien
64 35x812511x MANTASTIC (IRE) G 6 Chris Waller
65 6x192x322x MASTER OF WINE (GER) G 5 Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes
66 32x6900x6x MATERIAL MAN G 8 Pat Carey
67 430x02062x MAURUS (GB) G 9 John Thompson
68 2561x0517x MAWAANY MACHINE (IRE) G 7 Chris Waller
69 354551x02x MEINER FANRONG (JPN) H 5 Takahisa Tezuka
70 x211x11x1x MER DE GLACE (JPN) H 5 Hisashi Shimizu
71 12x0x1322x MIRAGE DANCER (GB) H 6 Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young
72 417x28718x MOHAWK (IRE) H 4 Aidan O’Brien
73 1x1x3x1x1x MORANDO (FR) G 7 Andrew Balding
74 6212x MOUNT EVEREST (IRE) H 4 Aidan O’Brien
75 0x5110x78x MOUNTAIN HUNTER (USA) G 6 Saeed Bin Suroor
76 1x2x04105x MR MARATHON MAN (GB) G 6 Michael Moroney
77 11x112131x MR QUICKIE G 4 Phillip Stokes
78 4341x9x00x MUNTAHAA (IRE) G 7 David & B Hayes & T Dabernig
79 44x1x72351 MUSTAJEER (GB) G 7 Kris Lees
80 2112x30x8x NEUFBOSC (FR) G 5 David & B Hayes & T Dabernig
81 160x34000x NIGHT’S WATCH (NZ) G 6 Chris Waller
82 3x NORWAY (IRE) H 4 Aidan O’Brien
83 321119×3 OCEANEX (NZ) M 4 Mick Price & Michael Kent (Jnr)
84 4130x08x7x OOHOOD M 4 Tony McEvoy
85 464×351211 OUR CANDIDATE (IRE) H 5 Kris Lees
86 4x013x121x OUR CENTURY (IRE) G 9 Kim Waugh
87 10328x277x OUR VENICE BEACH (IRE) H 6 Liam Howley
88 1x46797x9x PATRICK ERIN (NZ) G 8 Chris Waller
89 10x664015x PIVOINE (IRE) G 6 Andrew Balding
90 12x332x70x POUNAMU G 8 Michael Kent
91 3138x49x58 PRINCE OF ARRAN (GB) G 7 Charlie Fellowes
92 425x14941x QAFILA M 4 David & B Hayes & T Dabernig
93 x54x44x239 RAHEEN HOUSE (IRE) G 6 William Haggas
94 61x6x237x4 RAYMOND TUSK (IRE) H 5 Richard Hannon
95 153x16639x RE EDIT M 4 Chris Waller
96 0300x1170x RED CARDINAL (IRE) G 8 Kris Lees
97 2x3x3222x2 RED GALILEO (GB) G 9 Saeed Bin Suroor
98 2500×15610 RED VERDON (USA) H 7 Ed Dunlop
99 192251557x ROSTROPOVICH (IRE) G 5 David & B Hayes & T Dabernig
100 51241915×1 SAMADOUBT G 6 Bjorn Baker
101 1953x4554x SAUNTER BOY (FR) G 7 Kris Lees
102 211x23727x SCARLET DREAM M 4 Mark Newnham
103 9711575x8x SELF SENSE G 9 David Brideoake
104 2x1x92321x SHRAAOH (IRE) G 7 Chris Waller
105 5x42170x4x SIKANDARABAD (IRE) G 7 David & B Hayes & T Dabernig
106 x444740x7x SIR CHARLES ROAD G 6 Lance O’Sullivan & Andrew Scott
107 x310x3321x SIXTIES GROOVE (IRE) G 7 Kris Lees
108 1292450x1x SO SI BON G 6 David & B Hayes & T Dabernig
109 32x00x048x SOUND (GER) H 7 Michael Moroney
110 SOUTH PACIFIC (GB) H 4 Aidan O’Brien
111 12x3x3x41x SOUTHERN FRANCE (IRE) H 5 Ciaron Maher & David Eustace
112 122x11111x STEEL PRINCE (IRE) G 6 Anthony Freedman
113 3219155x9x STEPS (IRE) G 6 Liam Howley
114 STIVERS (ARG) H 6 Dermot K Weld
115 x80x56252x SULLY (NZ) G 5 Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young
116 38414x0x3x SUPER TITUS (GB) G 6 David & B Hayes & T Dabernig
117 x112x216x2 SUPERNOVA (GB) H 5 Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes
118 11514132x SURPRISE BABY (NZ) G 5 Paul Preusker
119 508x80x10x SUZUKA DEVIOUS (JPN) H 9 Mitsuru Hashida
120 143013215x SWEET THOMAS (GER) G 8 Matthew Smith
121 05520x552x SYLPHEED M 6 Matt Cumani
122 1x211x TARWIN G 4 Michael Kent
123 11x94x TAVISTOCK DANCER (NZ) G 4 Mick Price & Michael Kent (Jnr)
124 TECHNICIAN (IRE) H 4 Martyn Meade
125 x22470141x THE CHOSEN ONE (NZ) H 4 Murray Baker & Andrew Forsman
126 453531320x TOP OF THE RANGE (NZ) G 6 Michael Moroney
127 16x5233x9x TRAP FOR FOOLS G 6 Jarrod McLean
128 2x1x TRUE SELF (IRE) M 7 William Mullins
129 38x53403x6 UNFORGOTTEN M 5 Chris Waller
130 14x772231x VALAC (IRE) G 8 David & B Hayes & T Dabernig
131 5x50500x80 VENTURA STORM (IRE) G 7 David & B Hayes & T Dabernig
132 431x52390x VERNANME (NZ) H 4 Stephen Marsh
133 157x2111x9 VERRY ELLEEGANT (NZ) M 4 Chris Waller
134 3x0x6000x6 VOLKSTOK’N’BARRELL (NZ) G 8 Danny O’Brien
135 211x36621x VOW AND DECLARE G 4 Danny O’Brien
136 x220x0404x WALL OF FIRE (IRE) G 7 Ciaron Maher & David Eustace
137 13x WESTERN AUSTRALIA (IRE) H 4 Aidan O’Brien
138 1x6611181x WINNING WAYS M 4 Garry Newham
139 11x211x1x WOLFE (JPN) G 5 Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott
140 x33x2x6x6x WREN’S DAY (USA) H 6 James Cummings
141 3276x059x8 YOUNGSTAR M 5 Chris Waller
142 436013x10x YUCATAN (IRE) H 6 Liam Howley
143 2221x00x7x YULONG PRINCE (SAF) H 5 Chris Waller

The Caulfield Cup field attracts the season’s best stayers from both Australian and international racing stables. Many of the horses in the Caulfield Cup field are looking to stretch out to the two miles of the iconic Melbourne Cup (3200m) on the first Tuesday of November at Flemington.

Good lead-up races into the Caulfield Cup each spring including the Group 1 Turnbull Stakes (2000m) at Flemington that produced the 2016 winner Jameka (2nd) and the Group 1 Caulfield Stakes. Horses coming into the Caulfield Cup field via a Sydney Spring Racing Carnival run traditionally have contested the Group 1 The Metropolitan (2400m) at Royal Randwick three weeks earlier. Both Railings (2005) and Tawqeet (2006) came off a The Metropolitan win before their respective victories in the Caulfield Cup.

The official 2019 Caulfield Cup Final Field & Barriers are set for release on the Wednesday of race week and will be published in full below.

Visit our Caulfield Cup Field page to stay up-to-date with all the latest on the possible Caulfield Cup horses this spring.

Caulfield Cup Prize Money

Below is a list of prize money and trophies for the Caulfield Cup.

  • 1st – $3,000,000
  • 2nd – $700,000
  • 3rd – $350,000
  • 4th – $200,000
  • 5th – $150,000
  • 6th – $120,000
  • 7th – $120,000
  • 8th – $120,000
  • 9th – $120,000
  • 10th – $120,000

2019 Caulfield Cup Form Guide

The Caulfield Cup form guide details every fact and statistic on the horses in the field you need to know to place a successful bet on the Group 1 spring staying classic.

Details like the Caulfield Cup jockeys, trainers, barriers, weights and lead-up form of the horses are found on the form guide. For more information on how to read and use the Caulfied Cup Form Guide follow the link to our dedicated page. Remember, the Caulfield Cup form guide doesn’t come out until the official field of final acceptances is released the week leading up to Caulfield Cup Day.

Previous Caulfield Cup Results

The open nature of the Caulfield Cup means that many horses have run in the race multiple times and performed well. We offer both a Caulfield Cup results page and a Caulfield Cup winners page, which are designed to help you use those previous Caulfield Cup results to inform your bets on this year’s race.

Caulfield Cup Betting

Caulfield Cup betting is big business and a lot of fun for punters, as it is the first of the major Melbourne Spring Carnival races. Many punters place a Caulfield Cup-Melbourne Cup double on the event, but plenty of action is still seen on exotic bets, with many a punter placing a Caulfield Cup trifecta, Caulfield Cup exacta, Caulfield Cup quinella, or Caulfield Cup First Four bet. If you want to improve your chances, be sure to check out our Caulfield Cup betting section.

Free Bets on Caulfield Cup

One thing overlooked by punters who bet at the TAB is that there are plenty of free bets on the Caulfield Cup that you can pick up from online betting sites! Be sure to check out the bookies we feature on our site, like Ladbrokes.com.au, as they all offer massive free bets to new players.

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