Caulfield Cup Results

2020 Caulfield Cup Results

  • 1st: #7 Verry Elleegant
  • 2nd: #1 Anthony Van Dyck
  • 3rd: #12 The Chosen One

The Caulfield Cup results are hotly anticipated every year, especially as the race is one of the qualifying events for the prestigious Melbourne Cup run over the two miles at Flemington on the first Tuesday of November. As soon as the Caulfield Cup results are in, the odds offered on hopefuls for the Melbourne Cup are frantically adjusted. Caulfield Cup winners usually firm in Melbourne Cup betting should they press onto the ‘race that stops a nation’, so it is imperative for the passionate punter to keep on top of the Caulfield Cup results and the results of other qualifying races.

Caulfield Cup Day traditionally runs on the third Saturday of October and betting on the season’s upcoming Caulfield Cup results is open months in advance at online bookmakers including Ladbrokes.com.au.

Favourites in Caulfield Cup betting have a good record in the most recent Caulfield Cup results with wins by Mongolian Khan (2015), Jameka (2016) and Verry Elleegant (2020). There have also been plenty of notable upset Caulfield Cup results over the past decade including All The Good who saluted at massive odds of 40/1 in 2008, while in 2017 the shock Caulfield Cup winner Boom Time jumped at 50/1.

The latest 2019 Caulfield Cup results saw Japanese-trained Mer De Glace storm home to make it six straight wins first-up down under with Damian Lane aboard the Melbourne Cup-bound stayer.

The 2020 Caulfield Cup results saw the Chris Waller-trained Verry Elleegant become the 22nd mare to take out the race.

Bet on the 2020 Caulfield Cup Results

Bet on the Caulfield Cup 2020 Results below with updated market links on the $5 million classic staying race to be provided for punters as soon as Caulfield Cup betting opens at leading online bookie Ladbrokes.com.au.

2020 Caulfield Cup Results

  • 1st: #7 Verry Elleegant
  • 2nd: #1 Anthony Van Dyck
  • 3rd: #12 The Chosen One

The official Caulfield Cup 2020 Results & Finishing order will be published in full right here as soon as the mile and a half classic is run and won on Saturday October 17, 2020.

Colour Finish No. Horse Trainer Jockey Margin Bar. Weight Penalty Starting Price
1 7 VERRY ELLEEGANT (NZ) Chris Waller Mark Zahra 8 55kg $5F
2 1 ANTHONY VAN DYCK (IRE) Aidan O’Brien Hugh Bowman 0.2L 17 58.5kg $6
3 12 THE CHOSEN ONE (NZ) Murray Baker & Andrew Forsman Daniel Stackhouse 0.95L 2 53.5kg $61
4 10 PRINCE OF ARRAN (GB) Charlie Fellowes Jamie Kah 1.95L 15 54.5kg $17
5 9 FINCHE (GB) Chris Waller Damian Lane 2.45L 9 54.5kg $9
6 2 AVILIUS (GB) James Cummings John Allen 2.65L 13 57kg $31
7 4 BUCKHURST (IRE) Joseph O’Brien Ben Melham 3.4L 7 55kg $11
8 6 MUSTAJEER (GB) Kris Lees Billy Egan 3.9L 11 55kg $101
9 18 CHAPADA Michael Moroney Jye McNeil 4.2L 12 50.5kg $21
10 11 MASTER OF WINE (GER) Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes Craig Williams 4.6L 6 53.5kg $7
11 14 DALASAN Leon Macdonald & Andrew Gluyas William Pike 5L 10 52.5kg $14
12 13 WARNING Anthony & Sam Freedman Luke Currie 5.2L 16 53kg $21
13 15 TRUE SELF (IRE) Willie Mullins Declan Bates 5.95L 3 52kg $31
14 17 TOFFEE TONGUE (NZ) Chris Waller Michael Dee 6.45L 4 51kg $18
15 3 VOW AND DECLARE Danny O’Brien Damien Oliver 8.7L 14 57kg $41
16 19e RAHEEN HOUSE (IRE) Kris Lees Daniel Moor 15.7L 18 53.5kg $201
17 5 MIRAGE DANCER (GB) Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young Craig Newitt 17.2L 5 55kg $31
18 8 DASHING WILLOUGHBY (GB) Andrew Balding Michael Walker 27.2L 1 54.5kg $31
21e OCEANEX (NZ) Mick Price & Michael Kent (Jnr) Zac Spain 0
22e LE DON DE VIE (GB) Anthony & Sam Freedman 0
16 AKTAU (GB) Michael Moroney Daniel Moor 0
20e SAN HUBERTO (IRE) Matt Cumani Fred W Kersley 0

Table Credit: Racing Australia. 

Past Caulfield Cup Results

If you are looking to bet on the Caulfield Cup it can never hurt to check out past Caulfield Cup results. As the Caulfield Cup is open to thoroughbreds over the age of three it is possible for contenders to compete in the event several years running, so young thoroughbreds might return to win after coming second or third in their first attempt. It is also useful to know which trainers and jockeys tend to do well in the Caulfield Cup, as they tend to do well repeatedly.

No horse has won  back-to-back editions of the Caulfield Cup since Rising Fast (1954-55), with the only other dual Caulfield Cup winner since being Ming Dynasty (1977 and 1980) on non-successive years.

Looking over past Caulfield Cup results can also be helpful when betting on other races of similar distance and track conditions. If a horse performs well but just falls short in the Caulfield Cup it may perform better in a slightly shorter race – and you will be able to make these informed decisions once you have researched the past Caulfield Cup results.

Caulfield Cup Winners

Caulfield Cup winners usually go on to run in other major Australian horse racing events, such as the Melbourne Cup. The Caulfield Cup – Melbourne Cup double has previously been achieved by 11 stayers in a single season with Ethereal (2001) the most recent.

Some successful runners from the Caulfield Cup go on to long careers as studs, siring new talent for racing seasons to come. Check out our dedicated Caulfield Cup form guide section to learn how to find out which thoroughbred athletes have sired this year’s favourite runners.

There have been six Caulfield Cup winners outside of Australia / New Zealaand. Mirage Dancer (2019) from Japan, ill-fated Japanese raider Admire Rakti (2014) and Godolphin’s Best Solution (2018) are the most recent internationally-trained Caulfield Cup winners from outside of Australia or New Zealand.

Other notable recent Caulfield Cup winners include Verry Elleegant (2020), Dunaden (2012), Viewed (2009), Northerly (2002) and Might And Power (1997).

Recent Caulfield Cup Results

Year First Second Third Time
2020 Verry Elleegant Anthony Van Dyck The Chosen One 2:31.97
2019 Mer De Glace Vow And Declare Mirage Dancer 2:30.16
2018 Best Solution Homesman The Cliffsofmoher 2:33.7
2017 Boom Time Single Gaze Johannes Vermeer 2:27.6
2016 Jameka Scottish Exospheric 2:28.8
2015 Mongolian Khan Trip To Paris Our Ivanhowe 2:27.7
2014 Admire Rakti Rising Romance Lucia Valentina 2:32.1
2013 Fawkner Dandino Dear Demi 2:29.1
2012 Dunaden Alcopop Lights Of Heaven 2:28.8
2011 Southern Speed Green Moon Tullamore 2:28.4
2010 Descarado Harris Tweed Monaco Consul 2:35.6
2009 Viewed Roman Emperor Vigor 2:29.7
2008 All The Good Nom Du Jeu Barbaricus 2:27.4
2007 Master O’Reilly Douro Valley Princess Coup 2.26.1
2006 Tawqeet Aqua Damore Delta Blues 2.27.6
2005 Railings Eye Popper Mummify 2.27.9
2004 Elvstroem Makybe Diva Grey Song 2.31.3
2003 Mummify Grey Song Distinctly Secret 2.25.9
2002 Northerly Fields Of Omagh Republic Lass 2.30.3
2001 Ethereal Sky Heights Celestial Show 2.30.9
2000 Diatribe Kaapstad Way Fairway 2.25.3

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