What is the field for the Melbourne Cup 2021?

2021 Melbourne Cup Results

Finish Horse Margin
1 4. Verry Elleegant (19) T: C J Waller J: James Mcdonald
2 2. Incentivise (16) T: P G Moody J: Brett Prebble 4L
3 3. Spanish Mission (14) T: Andrew Balding J: Craig Williams 4.4L
4 22. Floating Artist (10) T: C Maher & D Eustace J: Teodore Nugent 4.6L

What are the fields for the Melbourne Cup?

2021 Melbourne Cup Field

Horse Jockey Win/Place
21. Tralee Rose (12) D Holland $15.00 – $4.40
22. Floating Artist (10) T Nugent $14.00 – $3.70
23. Great House (7) M Dee $26.00 – $6.00
24. Sir Lucan (18) G Boss $23.00 – $6.00

How many races are at Flemington on Melbourne Cup Day?

The first Tuesday of November is no doubt the biggest raceday on the Australia calendar, with the Melbourne Cup set to headline a 10-race card at Flemington.

What is the smallest field to ever run the Melbourne Cup?

1862 – Archer became the first horse to win the race twice. 1863 – The smallest ever Melbourne Cup field of only seven runners contested the race after several horses were scratched in sympathy with Etienne de Mestre’s champion Archer being ruled out of the race on a technicality.

Who won the Melbourne Cup 2021?

Verry Elleegant
2021 Melbourne Cup/Winners

Which horse was scratched from the Melbourne Cup 2021?

The Melbourne Cup will be run with 23 horses on Tuesday after Future Score was scratched having showed signs of lameness on the eve of the $8m race. Future Score failed mandatory Racing Victoria inspections on Monday and was given until Tuesday morning to confirm fitness.

Who was the oldest horse to win the Melbourne Cup?

* The oldest horses to win the race were the eight-year-olds Toryboy (1865), Catalogue (1938) and Twilight Payment (2020). * The last three-year-old to win was Skipton (1941).

Has a GREY horse ever won the Melbourne Cup?

Lloyd J. Williams et al. Efficient (foaled 23 August 2003) is a grey Thoroughbred racehorse gelding, bred in New Zealand, who won the 2007 Melbourne Cup and the 2006 Victoria Derby, both times ridden by Michael Rodd.

What time is the Melbourne Cup horse race?

What time is the 2021 Melbourne Cup? The 2021 Melbourne Cup will be run at 3:00pm on Tuesday, 2nd November 2021 at Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. How many horses are there in the Melbourne Cup?

How many horses are in the Melbourne Cup field?

The Melbourne Cup field is made up of 24 horses with no emergencies. Each year hundreds of horses will nominate for the race and based on the balloting system and handicapping it is reduced to 24 after the running of the Lexus Stakes on Derby Day.

When is the Melbourne Cup 2020 and where is it run?

The Melbourne Cup this year will be run on November 3rd 2020 which is the first Tuesday in November. The race will be run at Flemington racecourse and the start time for the race is at 3pm.

When is the barrier draw for the Melbourne Cup?

Melbourne Cup barrier draw. The barrier draw for the Melbourne Cup takes place on Victoria Derby day which this year is the 4th of November. The Lexus Stakes run on Derby day is the last race in which Melbourne Cup hopefuls can get a spot in the final field thus the barrier draw must commence after this time.