Order Of Entry

2014 Melbourne Cup Order Of Entry

Benchmark

3YO C&G 50.0kg; 3YO Filly 48.5KG; 4YO E&G 58.0kg; 4YO Mare 56.5kg; 5YO+ E&G 59.5kg; 5YO+ Mare 58.0kg

Minumium Handicap Weight

3YO – 49.0kg
4YO&Up – 50.0kg

Maximum Weight

There is no maximum weight

Minimum Weight

The top weight in any Group 1 handicap in Australia must not be less than 58kg when weights are released.

Weight Allowances

There are no weight allowances for Apprentices.

FIRST ACCEPTANCES

By 12 NOON (Melbourne Time) TUESDAY 7 OCTOBER – Fee: $2,640

SECOND ACCEPTANCES

By 10.00 AM (Melbourne Time) MONDAY 27 OCTOBER – Fee: $4,620

FINAL ACCEPTANCES

By 4.30 PM (Melbourne Time) SATURDAY 1 NOVEMBER – Fee: $49,500

The 2014 Melbourne Cup final field will comprise 24 horses in order of entry.The conditions of the 2014 Melbourne Cup provide that the Directors may in their absolute discretion exclude any horse or horses from the race, whether the safety limit of 24 horses at final acceptance time shall be reached or not, and if such exclusion occurs, and more than 24 final acceptors remain, balloting of surplus horses will continue in the normal manner to its conclusion. The winner of the following, if any should be a nomination and a first, second and final acceptor for the 2014 Emirates Melbourne Cup, shall be exempt from any ballot on this race: 2014 VRC Lexus Stakes, 2014 VRC Longines Mackinnon Stakes, 2014 MVRC Cox Plate, and the 2014 MRC Caulfield Cup Subject always to the Directors’ absolute discretion, as stated, remaining final acceptors in excess of the safety limit of 24 horses shall be eliminated in the following order, until the safety limit is reached: Horses other than those that have registered a “Relevant Race Performance”, as set out below:
Relevant Race Performances

  1. A) since 1 February 2013 inclusive, won or was placed 2nd or 3rd in an internationally recognised Group or Graded flat race run over 2300 metres or further; OR
  2. B) since 1 February 2013 inclusive, was placed 4th or 5th in an internationally recognised Group 1 or Grade 1 flat race run over 2300 metres or further in which horses older than 3 years old could run, OR
  3. C) since 1 February 2013 inclusive, won an internationally recognised Listed flat race run over 2300 metres or further, OR
  4. D) since 1 February 2013 inclusive, won or was placed 2nd or 3rd in the York Ebor (UK) or Champions & Chater Cup (HK), OR
  5. E) since 1 February 2013 inclusive, won the Northumberland Plate (UK), Cesarewitch (UK), or Queen Mother Memorial Cup (HK), OR
  6. F) was placed 6th, 7th or 8th in the 2014 MRC Caulfield Cup, OR
  7. G) was placed 2nd or 3rd in the 2014 MVRC Cox Plate, OR
  8. H) was placed 2nd or 3rd in the 2014 VRC Mackinnon Stakes, OR
  9. I) won the 2014 VRC Turnbull Stakes, OR
  10. J) won or was placed 2nd or 3rd in the 2012 Emirates Melbourne Cup, OR
  11. K) won the 2012 Caulfield Cup
Order Of Entry Horse Name Trainer Weight (kg) Benchmark (kg) Exempt From Ballot Fully Qualified First Acceptor Second Acceptor Final Acceptor Latest Odds $700 Free Bet
1 Admire Rakti (JPN)

Tomoyuki Umeda

58.5 inc 0.5kg penalty -1.0 $5 Bet Now
2 Green Moon (IRE) Robert Hickmott 57.0 -2.5 $51 Bet Now
3 Fawkner Robert Hickmott 57.0 -2.5 $10 Bet Now
4 Red Cadeaux(GB) Ed Dunlop 57.0 -2.5 $17 Bet Now
5 Calvaryman
(GB)
Saeed bun Suroor 57.0 -2.5 $26 Bet Now
6 The Offer
(IRE)
Gai Waterhouse 56.5 -3.0 $15 Bet Now
7 Protectionist
(GER)
Andreas Wohler 56.5 -3.0 $6 Bet Now
8 Sea Moon
(IRE)
Robert Hickmott 56.5 -3.0 $101 Bet Now
9 My Ambivalent
(IRE)
Roger Varian 54.5 -3.5 $51 Bet Now
10 Lucia Valentina
(NZ)
Kris Lees 53.0 -3.5 $6.50 Bet Now
11 Seismos
(IRE)
Marco Botti 56.0 -3.5 $26 Bet Now
12 Royal Diamond
(IRE)
Johnny Murtagh 55.0 -4.5 $41 Bet Now
13 Junoob
(GB)
Chris Waller 55.0
inc 1.5kg penalty
-4.5 $21 Bet Now
14 Who Shot Thebarman
(NZ)
Chris Waller 55.0 ic 0.5kg penalty -4.5 $17 Bet Now
15 Mutual Regard
(IRE)
Johnny Murtagh 55.0 -4.5 $11 Bet Now
16 Gatewood
(GB)
John Gosden 55.0 -4.5 $51 Bet Now
17 Willing Foe (USA) Saeed bin Suroor 55.0 -4.5 $17 Bet Now
18 Precedence
(NZ)
Bart and James Cummings 54.5 -5.0 $81 Bet Now
19 Brambles
(NZ)
Peter Moody 54.0 -5.5 $21 Bet Now
20 Mr O’Ceirin
(NZ)
Ciaron Maher 54.0 -5.5 $201 Bet Now
21 Opinion
(IRE)
Chris Waller 53.5 -6.0 $41 Bet Now
22 Au Revoir
(IRE)
Andre Fabre 53.5 -6.0 $31 Bet Now
23 Lidari
(FR)
Peter Moody 53.5 -6.0 $34 Bet Now
24 Araldo
(GER)
Michael Moroney 53.0 -6.5 $21 Bet Now
25 Unchain My Heart Hayes and Dabernig 51.5 -6.5 $351 Bet Now
26 Shoreham Saab Hasan 53.0 -6.5 $81 Bet Now
27 La Amistad Team Hawkes 51.5 -6.5 $51 Bet Now
28 Caravan Rolls On
(GB)
Danny O’Brien 52.5 inc 1.5kg penalty -7.0 $34 Bet Now
29 Big Memory
(FR)
Tony McEvoy 52.5 inc 2.0kg penalty -7.0 $26 Bet Now
30 Prince Of Penzance
(NZ)
Darren Weir 52.5 inc 2.0kg penalty -7.0 $51 Bet Now
31 Lord Van Percy (GB) Andrew Balding 52.5 -7.0 $41 Bet Now
32 Noble Protector
(GB)
Robert Smerdon 51.0 -7.0 $101 Bet Now
33 Let’s Make Adeal Nigel Blackiston 50.5 -7.5 $81 Bet Now
34 Marksmanship
(IRE)
Ciaron Maher 50.5 -9.0 $151 Bet Now
35 Wish Come True
(IRE)
Peter Moody 50.5 -9.0 $101 Bet Now
36 Like A Carousel Ken Keys 50.0 -9.5 $201 Bet Now
37 Signoff
(IRE)
Dareen Weir 50.0 -9.5 $17 Bet Now
38 Amralah
(IRE)
Robert Hickmott 54.5 -5.0 $41 Bet Now
39 Gris Caro
(GB)
Jake Stephens 52.0 inc 2.0kg penalty -7.5 NA Bet Now
40 Thunderbird One
(NZ)
Francis Finnegan 50.0 -9.5 $351 Bet Now

2013 Melbourne Cup Order Of Entry

Benchmark Weights

3YO C&G 50.0kg; 3YO Filly 48.5kg
4YO E&G 58.0kg; 4YO Mare 56.5kg
5YO+ E&G 59.5kg; 5YO+ Mare 58.0kg

Minumium Handicap Weight

3YO – 49.0kg
4YO&Up – 50.0kg

Maximum Weight

There is no maximum weight

Minimum Weight

The top weight in any Group 1 handicap in Australia must not be less than 58kg when weights are released.

Weight Allowances

There are no weight allowances for Apprentices.

FIRST ACCEPTANCES

By 12 NOON (Melbourne Time) TUESDAY 8 OCTOBER – Fee: $2,200

SECOND ACCEPTANCES

By 10.00 AM (Melbourne Time) MONDAY 28 OCTOBER – Fee: $3,850

FINAL ACCEPTANCES

By 4.30 PM (Melbourne Time) SATURDAY 2 NOVEMBER – Fee: $49,500

The 2013 Melbourne Cup final field will comprise 24 horses in order of entry.The conditions of the 2013 Melbourne Cup provide that the VRC Board may in their absolute discretion exclude any horse or horses from the race, whether the safety limit of 24 horses at final acceptance time shall be reached or not, and if such exclusion occurs, and more than 24 final acceptors remain, balloting of surplus horses will continue in the normal manner to its conclusion.The winner of the following races shall be exempt from any ballot on the 2012 Melbourne Cup, 2013 VRC AAMI Victoria Derby, 2013 VRC Lexus Stakes, 2013 VRC Mackinnon Stakes, 2013 MVRC Cox Plate, 2013 MRC Caulfield Cup.Horses can become fully qualified and pass the first elimination clause for the 2013 Melbourne Cup by: placing in a Group (flat) race over 2300 metres or above since 1st February 2012; finishing in the top five in a Group 1 (flat) race for 3yr olds & up over a minimum distance of 2300 metres since 1st February 2012; becoming an international Listed (flat) race winner over 2300m or further since 1st February 2012; finishing in the the top 3 placings in the York Ebor (UK) or Champions & Chater Cup (HK) in 2012 or 2013; in 2012 or 2013 winning the Northumberland Plate (UK), Cesarewitch (UK), or Queen Mother Memorial Cup (HK); finishing in the top 8 placings of the Group 1 Caulfield Cup; finishing in the top 3 of either the Group 1 Cox Plate or the Group 1 Mackinnon Stakes; winning the Group 1 Turnbull Stakes; placing in the 2011 Melbourne Cup; or winning the 2011 Caulfield Cup[/dt_list_item][/dt_list]

 

Order Of Entry Horse Name Trainer Weight (kg) Benchmark (kg) Exempt From Ballot Fully Qualified First Acceptor Second Acceptor Final Acceptor Latest Odds $650 Free Bet
1 Fawkner Robert Hickmott 54.5 inc 1.5kg penalty -5.0 $26 Bet Now
2 Ruscello (IRE) Ed Walker 50.0 -9.5 $34 Bet Now
3 Dunaden (FR) Mikel Delzangles 58.5 -1.0 $41 Bet Now
4 Green Moon (IRE) Robert Hickmott 57.5 -2.0 $41 Bet Now
5 Red Cadeaux (GB) Ed Dunlop 56.5 -3.0 $51 Bet Now
6 Sea Moon (IRE) Robert Hickmott 56.5 -3.0 $17 Bet Now
7 Super Cool Mark Kavanagh 54.5 -3.5 $41 Bet Now
8 Voleuse De Couers (IRE) Michael Moroney 54.0 -4.0 $13 Bet Now
9 Fiorente (IRE) Gai Waterhouse 55.0 -4.5 $6.50 Bet Now
10 Hawkspur Chris Waller 53.5 -4.5 $10 Bet Now
11 Tres Blue (IRE) Gai Waterhouse 51.0 -4.5 $19 Bet Now
12 Brown Panther (GB) Tom Dascombe 55.0 -4.5 $26 Bet Now
13 Foreteller (GB) Chris Waller 55.0 -4.5 $26 Bet Now
14 Ethiopia Pat Carey 54.5 -5.0 $101 Bet Now
15 Dandino (GB) Marco Botti 54.5 -5.0 $11 Bet Now
16 Verema (FR) Alain de Royer Dupre 53.0 -5.0 $13 Bet Now
17 Mourayan (IRE) Robert Hickmott 54.5 -5.0 $67 Bet Now
18 Seville (GER) Robert Hickmott 54.5 inc 1.0kg penalty -5.0 $17 Bet Now
19 Dear Demi Clarrie Conners 51.0 -5.5 $34 Bet Now
20 Silent Achiever Roger James 52.5 -5.5 $41 Bet Now
21 Mount Athos (IRE) Luca Cumani 54.0 -5.5 $9.00 Bet Now
22 Royal Empire (IRE) Saeed Bin Suroor 54.0 -5.5 $21 Bet Now
23 Masked Marvel (GB) Robert Hickmott 54.0 -5.5 $26 Bet Now
24 Simenon (IRE) Willie Mullins 53.5 -6.0 $21 Bet Now
25 Mr Moet Adam Durrant 53.5 -6.0 $151 Bet Now
26 Kelinni (IRE) Chris Waller 53.0 -6.5 $101 Bet Now
27 Ibicenco (GER) Peter Moody 53.0 inc 1.0kg penalty -6.5 $81 Bet Now
28 My Quest For Peace (IRE) Peter Moody 53.0 -6.5 $101 Bet Now
29 Moriarty (IRE) Chris Waller 53.0 -6.5 $51 Bet Now
30 Precedence (NZ) Bart Cummings 53.0 inc 1.0kg penalty -6.5 $67 Bet Now
31 Jet Away (GB) David Hayes 53.0 -6.5 $21 Bet Now
32 Mr O’Ceirin (NZ) Ciaron Maher 52.5 inc 0.5kg penalty -7.0 $101 Bet Now
33 Forgotten Voice (IRE) Nicky Henderson 52.5 -7.0 $151 Bet Now
34 Moudre Ciaron Maher 52.5 -7.0 $201 Bet Now
35 Julienas (IRE) Gai Waterhouse 52.0 -7.5 $151 Bet Now
36 Kingdoms (NZ) John O’Shea 50.0 -8.5 $201 Bet Now
37 Shoreham Saab Hasan 50.0 -8.5 $201 Bet Now
38 Araldo (GER) Michael Moroney 50.5 inc 0.5kg penalty -9.0 $81 Bet Now
39 Ironstein Gerald Ryan 50.5 -9.0 $201 Bet Now
40 Motivado (GB) David Hayes 50.5 -9.0 $301 Bet Now
41 Let’s Make A Deal Nigel Blackiston 50.0 -9.0 $101 Bet Now
42 Vaquera (NZ) Gai Waterhouse 50.0 -9.0 $201 Bet Now
43 Gris Caro (GB) Jake Stephens 50.5 -9.0 $301 Bet Now
44 Bass Strait (NZ) David Hayes 50.0 -9.5 $301 Bet Now
45 Caravan Rolls On (GB) Peter Chapple-Hyam 50.0 -9.5 $201 Bet Now
46 Garud (IRE) Michael Moroney 50.0 -9.5 $151 Bet Now
47 Opinion (IRE) Chris Waller 50.0 -9.5 $401 Bet Now

2012 Emirates Melbourne Cup Order Of Entry

Total Value of Race Handicap of $6,200,000 & $200,000 trophies. First $3,600,000 and trophies valued at $175,000, $10,000, $10,000, $2,500 & $2,500 to owner, trainer, rider, strapper (Tommy Woodcock Trophy) and breeder respectively; Second $900,000; Third $450,000; Fourth $250,000; Fifth $175,000; Sixth $125,000; Seventh $125,000; Eighth $125,000; Ninth $125,000 & Tenth $125,000.

Benchmark Weights

3YO C&G 50.0kg; 3YO Filly 48.5kg
4YO E&G 58.0kg; 4YO Mare 56.5kg
5YO+ E&G 59.5kg 5YO+ Mare 58.0kg

Minimum Handicap Weight

3YO – 49.0kg
4YO & Up – 50.0kg.

First Acceptances

By 12 NOON (Melbourne Time) TUESDAY 10 OCTOBER – Fee: $2,200

Second Acceptances

By 10.00 AM (Melbourne Time) MONDAY 29 OCTOBER – Fee: $3,850

Final Acceptances

By 4.30 PM (Melbourne Time) SATURDAY 3 NOVEMBER – Fee: $49,500

Order Of Entry Horse Name Trainer Weight (kg) Benchmark (kg) Exempt From Ballot Fully Qualified First Acceptor Second Acceptor Final Acceptor Latest Odds $650 Cup Free Bets
1 Dunaden (FR) Mikel Delzangles 59 inc 1kg penalty -0.5 $7.00 Bet Now
2 Kelinni (IRE) Chris Waller 51 inc 1kg penalty -8.5 $19 Bet Now
3 Americain (USA) Alain de Royer Dupre 58 -1.5 $7.00 Bet Now
4 Red Cadeaux (GB) Ed Dunlop 55.5 -4 $9.50 Bet Now
5 Jakkalberry (IRE) Marco Botti 55.5 -4 $81 Bet Now
6 Winchester (USA) John Sadler 55.5 -4 $61 Bet Now
7 Ethiopia Pat Carey 53.5 -4.5 $21 Bet Now
8 Voila Ici Peter Moody 55 -4.5 $101 Bet Now
9 Lights Of Heaven (NZ) Peter Moody 53 -5 $19 Bet Now
10 Cavalryman (GB) Saeed Bin Suroor 54 -5.5 $31 Bet Now
11 Sanagas (GER) Bart Cummings 54 -5.5 $51 Bet Now
12 Mount Athos (IRE) Luca Cumani 54 -5.5 $8.00 Bet Now
13 Maluckyday (NZ) Team Hawkes 53.5 -6 $15 Bet Now
14 Green Moon (IRE) Robert Hickmott 53.5 -6 $19 Bet Now
15 Mourayan (IRE) Robert Hickmott 53.5 -6 $31 Bet Now
16 Niwot Team Hawkes 53.5 -6 $71 Bet Now
17 Zabeelionaire (NZ) Leon Corstens 52 -6 $61 Bet Now
18 Glencadam Gold (IRE) Gai Waterhouse 53.5 inc 3.5kg penalty -6 $51 Bet Now
19 My Quest For Peace (IRE) Luca Cumani 53.5 -6 $18 Bet Now
20 Tac De Boistron (FR) Michael Kent 53.5 -6 $121 Bet Now
21 Fiorente (IRE) Gai Waterhouse 53.5 -6 $41 Bet Now
22 Galileo’s Choice (IRE) Dermot Weld 53.5 -6 $15 Bet Now
23 Precedence (NZ) Bart Cummings 53 -6.5 $81 Bet Now
24 Unusual Suspect (USA) Michael Kent 53 -6.5 $121 Bet Now
25 Moudre Ciaron Maher 53 -6.5 $81 Bet Now
26 Lost In The Moment (IRE) Saeed Bin Suroor 53 -6.5 $67 Bet Now
27 Brigantin (USA) Andre Fabre 53 -6.5 $21 Bet Now
28 Prairie Star (FR) Danny O’Brien 53 -6.5 $101 Bet Now
29 Shahwardi (IRE) Alain De Royer Dupre 53 inc 1.5kg penalty -6.5 $34 Bet Now
30 Ironstein Gerald Ryan 52.5 -7 $251 Bet Now
31 Tanby Robert Hickmott 52.5 inc 0.5kg penalty -7 $151 Bet Now
32 Sabrage Michael Moroney 51 -7 $251 Bet Now
33 Gatewood (GB) John Gosden 52.5 inc 1kg penalty -7 $26 Bet Now
34 Vatuvei Peter Moody 51 inc 1kg penalty -7 $201 Bet Now
35 Permit (GB) Chris Waller 52.5 -7 $251 Bet Now
36 Exceptionally (NZ) T&K O’Sullivan 50 -8 $67 Bet Now
37 Ibicenco (GER) Luca Cumani 51.5 -8 $401 Bet Now
38 Spechenka Ben Ahrens 50.5 -9 $601 Bet Now
39 Dame Claire (NZ) Pat Carey 50 -9 $401 Bet Now
40 Fictional Account (IRE) David Hayes 50 -9 $201 Bet Now
41 Reuben Percival (NZ) Gai Waterhouse 50 -9.5 $151 Bet Now
42 Excluded (NZ) Robert Hickmott 50 -9.5 $151 Bet Now
43 Peal Of Bells Gwenda Markwell 50 -9.5 $501 Bet Now
44 Dare To Dream (IRE) Bart Cummings 50 -9.5 $67 Bet Now
45 Back In Black (NZ) John Steffert 50 -9.5 $601 Bet Now

 

2012 Melbourne Cup field will comprise 24 horses in order of entry. The conditions of the 2012 Emirates Melbourne Cup provide that the VRC Board may in their absolute discretion exclude any horse or horses from the race, whether the safety limit of 24 horses at final acceptance time shall be reached or not, and if such exclusion occurs, and more than 24 final acceptors remain, balloting of surplus horses will continue in the normal manner to its conclusion. The winner of the following races shall be exempt from any ballot on the 2012 Melbourne Cup: 2012 VRC The Lexus Stakes, 2012 VRC AAMI Victoria Derby, 2012 VRC Mackinnon Stakes, 2012 MVRC Cox Plate, 2012 MRC Caulfield Cup, 2012 Irish St Leger (IRE), 2012 Tenno Sho (Spring) (JPN). Horses can become fully qualified and pass the first elimination clause for the 2012 Melbourne Cup by: placing in a Group (flat) race over 2300 metres or above in the past 2 years; finishing in the top five in a Group 1 (flat) race for 3yr olds & up over a minimum distance of 2300 metres in the past 2 years; becoming an international Listed (flat) race winner over 2300m or further in the past 2 years; finishing in the the top 3 placings in the York Ebor (UK), Northumberland Plate (UK), Cesarewitch (UK), Champions & Chater Cup (HK) or Queen Mother Memorial Cup (HK); finishing within the top 8 of the Group 1 Caulfield Cup; finishing in the top 3 of either the Group 1 Cox Plate or the Group 1 Mackinnon Stakes; or winning the Group 1 Turnbull Stakes.

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