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4:00 Flemington (AUS) 3 Nov 2020

Lexus Melbourne Cup (Group 1 Handicap) (3yo+) (Turf)

(3yo+) 2m Good
1st £2,328,042.33 2nd £582,010.58 3rd £291,005.29 4th £185,185.19 5th £121,693.12 6th £84,656.08 7th £84,656.08 8th £84,656.08 9th £84,656.08 10th £84,656.08 11th £84,656.08 12th £84,656.08
Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
Jockey
Trainer
Age WGT OR TS RPR MR
1 (12)  
7 810 tp 116
b g Teofilo (IRE) - Dream On Buddy (IRE) (Oasis Dream)
Made all, ridden and kept on well from 3f out, pressed final 100yds but always holding on, ridden out
2 (22) ½
3 84 Extra-Weights 6 116
b c Galileo (IRE) - Lesson In Humility (IRE) (Mujadil)
Chased leader, dropped to 3rd halfway, ridden over 2f out, driven and kept on well from 1 1/2f out, went 2nd 1f out, pressed winner final 100yds, not quite able to challenge
3 (1) hd [¾]
7 88 113
b g Shirocco (GER) - Storming Sioux (Storming Home)
Midfield, not clear run from 2 1/2f out until ridden inside 2f out, stayed on strongly from over 1f out, nearest finish
4 (5) [2½]
5 86 b 109
b h Savabeel (AUS) - The Glitzy One (AUS) (Flying Spur)
Midfield, angled out and ridden 2 1/2f out, good headway from over 2f out, went 3rd inside final furlong, no extra final 100yds
5 (19) shd [2½]
4 80 Extra-Weights 2 103
br c Pierro (AUS) - Ofcourseican (AUS) (Mossman)
Held up towards rear, steady headway on inside from 4f out, not clear run 2 1/2f out, soon ridden and stayed on, nearest finish
6 (14) 1 [3½]
4 810 112
b c Camelot - Sparrow (IRE) (Oasis Dream)
Held up towards rear, taken to inside rail soon after start, steady headway from 4f out, ridden and good headway from 3f out, bumped over 2f out, chased leaders 1 1/2f out, no extra inside final furlong
7 (15) ½ [4]
5 810 Extra-Weights 1 112
b m Zed (NZ) - Opulence (NZ) (Danroad)
Held up towards rear, ridden 3 1/2f out, angled out towards wide outside over 2f out, driven and stayed on from 2f out, nearest finish
8 (16) shd [4¼]
3 86 114
b c Camelot - Lady Babooshka (Cape Cross)
Took keen hold towards rear of midfield, good headway on wide outside from over 3f out, ridden 2f out, chased leaders approaching final furlong, no extra inside final furlong
9 (6) ¾ [5]
6 88 t 109
ch g Frankel - Binche (USA) (Woodman)
In touch in midfield, forward move to chase leader halfway, ridden over 3f out, driven over 2f out, weakened final furlong
10 (23) shd [5]
4 85 106
b c Authorized (IRE) - Ashantee (GER) (Areion)
Held up towards rear, ridden 3 1/2f out, stayed on from 2f out, nearest finish
11 (17) ¾ [5¾]
5 82 102
b m Ocean Park (NZ) - Danex (NZ) (Danasinga)
In touch, lost place 2 1/2f out, ridden over 2f out, driven and kept on same pace from inside 2f out
12 (8) [7]
4 85 b 103
ch g Declaration Of War (USA) - Livia (AUS) (Galileo)
Midfield, ridden and no impression from 3 1/2f out
13 (7) 2 [9]
6 88 104
bb g Shocking (AUS) - Bula Baby (NZ) (Kaapstad)
Towards rear of midfield, ridden 3 1/2f out, wide into straight, kept on steadily from 1 1/2f out, never dangerous
14 (13) [10¾]
4 80 94
b f Reliable Man - Arapaho Miss (AUS) (Danehill Dancer)
Towards rear of midfield, ridden inside 3f out, switched towards wide outside and no impression from over 2f out
15 (11) hd [11]
5 811 105
b g Frankel - L'Ancresse (IRE) (Darshaan)
In touch in midfield, ridden and effort over 2f out, weakened over 1f out
16 (20) hd [11¼]
6 86 Extra-Weights 2 100
b g Nathaniel (IRE) - Steel Princess (IRE) (Danehill)
Held up towards rear, ridden 3 1/2f out, wide into straight, hampered over 2f out, kept on steadily final furlong, never in contention
17 (21) [13]
8 84 tb 96
br m Raise The Flag - Etah (NZ) (Danasinga)
In touch, ridden 3f out, lost place over 2f out, weakened final furlong
18 (4) [14¼]
5 90 b1 104
ch g Declaration Of War (USA) - Geblitzt (AUS) (Testa Rossa)
In touch, ridden over 3f out, weakened from 2f out
19 (2) 1 [15¼]
7 89 t 98
b g Medicean - Qelaan (USA) (Dynaformer)
Always towards rear
20 (9) 3 [18¼]
7 89 95
b g Dansili - Lunar Phase (IRE) (Galileo)
Midfield, ridden 4f out, lost place 2 1/2f out, soon beaten
21 (18) [19½]
4 88 93
b g Nathaniel (IRE) - Miss Dashwood (Dylan Thomas)
Always in rear
22 (10) [21¼]
6 90 b 97
br g Pivotal - Alessandria (Sunday Silence)
Always in rear
PU (3)  
4 93
b c Galileo (IRE) - Believe'N'Succeed (AUS) (Exceed And Excel)
In touch in midfield, ridden 3 1/2f out, stumbled and went wrong over 2f out, quickly pulled up, fatally injured
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