Lexus Melbourne Cup Day

Tuesday, 3 November

First race 10:45am

Lexus Melbourne Cup


This is the big one: on that famous Tuesday in November, the AUD$8 million Lexus Melbourne Cup takes its rightful place as the centrepiece of the entire Melbourne Cup Carnival.

The eyes of the world will be firmly focused on this most iconic of world leading Group 1 thoroughbred racing. Even if not in person, you can join the millions online who wouldn’t dream of missing a single thrilling second.

Take part in the excitement online this year as a new chapter is written, another legend born and new dreams come true before your very eyes. Make this year your year to witness history on Lexus Melbourne Cup Day.

Race results

Race name  Winner Jockey Trainer Second place Third place
Darley Maribyrnong Plate Finance Tycoon L. Nolen Tom Dabernig & Ben Hayes Ingratiating Marine One
World Horse Racing Desirable Stakes No Restriction D. Bates A. Alexander Pride of Jenni Ripper Rita
Schweppervescence Plate Alleboom C. Williams Richard & Chantelle Jolly Hard Landing Mr Moppett
The Macca's Run Sin to Win (NZ) L. Currie Tom Dabernig & Ben Hayes Naval Warfare (IRE) Yonkers (USA)
TAB Trophy Ain'tnodeeldun D. Lane Anthony & Sam Freedman Confrontational Grinzinger Lord
Grinders Coffee Roasters Trophy Outrageous  W.A. Pike Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes Ocular The Difference
Lexus Melbourne Cup Twilight Payment (IRE) J. McNeil Joseph O'Brien Tiger Moth (IRE) Prince of Arran GB)
Furphy Plate Purple Sector (NZ) C. Williams John Thompson Gold Fields Odeon (NZ)
The Hong Kong Jockey Club Stakes Rich Hips M. Dee T. Busuttin & N. Young Lyre Wild Vixen
MSS Security Sprint Exhilarates K. McEvoy James Cummings The Astrologist Sirius suspect

Lexus Melbourne Cup
The Race of Dreams

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Wurrundjeri Elder Uncle Colin Hunter Jr