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4:00 Flemington (AUS) 1 Nov 2022

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

(3yo+) 2m Soft
1st £2,540,322.58 2nd £591,397.85 3rd £295,698.92 4th £188,172.04 5th £123,655.91 6th £86,021.51 7th £86,021.51 8th £86,021.51 9th £86,021.51 10th £86,021.51 11th £86,021.51 12th £86,021.51
Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
1 (13)  
5 91 123
b h Outstrip - Sarvana (FR) (Dubai Destination)
Settled towards rear, shaken up 2 1/2f out, quickened to lead 1 1/2f out, soon ridden along and wandered around briefly under 1f out, ran on well final 150yds
2 (3) 2
5 82 Extra-Weights 2 107
b g Kingman - Soviet Moon (IRE) (Sadler's Wells)
Midfield on inner, angled out and smooth headway over 3f out, ridden along in fifth over 1 1/2f out, quickened up over 1f out, went second and hung left entering final furlong, no impression on leader final 150yds
3 (8) [3¼]
6 712 b 102
br m Ocean Park (NZ) - High Joy (NZ) (High Chaparral)
Towards rear, pushed along towards outer under 3f out, ridden along and stayed on from 2f out, ran on strongly final 150yds to take third close home, nearest finish
4 (9) [5]
3 89 118
b g Sea The Stars (IRE) - Soho Rose (IRE) (Hernando)
Took keen hold, midfield, soon crossed to rail, angled out 5f out, headway from 4f out, travelling well in third over 2f out, ridden along 1 1/2f out, outpaced by leading pair final furlong, lost third close home
5 (5) 1 [6]
6 712 b 99
br m So You Think (NZ) - Astral Flower (Kalanisi)
Towards rear, pushed along on wide outside 4f out, headway and ridden along over 2f out, kept on well, never near enough to trouble leaders
6 (12) [7¼]
5 85 v 105
bb g Sweet Orange (USA) - Paulette (NZ) (Keeper)
Towards rear, effort over 2f out, headway towards inner and ridden along over 1 1/2f out, kept on, never on terms with leaders
7 (15) ½ [7¾]
6 82 Extra-Weights 4 t 101
ch g Ghibellines (AUS) - Inferno (NZ) (Yamanin Vital)
Close up, led after 1 1/2f, headed after 5f, tracked leaders, went second 4f out, ridden along over 2f out, not quicken and outpaced over 1f out, kept on same pace
8 (2) hd [8]
6 87 106
b g Tavistock (NZ) - Crimson (NZ) (Zabeel)
In rear of midfield, nudged along over 4f out, ridden and stayed on final 2f, never on terms
9 (22) ¾ [8¾]
7 810 108
b g So You Think (NZ) - Lamanka Lass (USA) (Woodman)
Led 1 1/2f, settled in midfield on outer, pushed along and headway from 7f out, led over 4f out, ridden along with 2 length lead 2f out, headed 1 1/2f out, no extra and weakened final furlong
10 (4) shd [8¾]
7 88 Over-Weights 1 106
ch g Declaration Of War (USA) - Geblitzt (AUS) (Testa Rossa)
With leaders 2f, settled in midfield, asked for effort 3f out, not clear run over 2 1/2f out, ridden along and kept on final 2f
11 (18) [11]
5 84 99
b g Lope De Vega (IRE) - Alzubra (Dansili)
In rear, shaken up and stayed on from 2f out, never a factor
12 (14) 10 [21]
3 86 t 97
b c Territories (IRE) - Sensationally (Montjeu)
Pulled hard, in rear of midfield, kept on same pace final 2f, never threatened
13 (17) hd [21¼]
5 810 94
b g Teofilo (IRE) - Khor Sheed (Dubawi)
Bustled along start and soon prominent, settled in midfield, took closer order over 4f out, went third and driven along 3f out, not quicken and lost position from over 2f out, weakened final 1 1/2f
14 (1) hd [21½]
6 85 t 89
b g Champs Elysees - Zacchera (Zamindar)
Soon prominent, lost position and ridden along 2 1/2f out, no impression, well held final furlong
15 (19) [23]
5 87 b 89
b g Tavistock (NZ) - Romantic Time (NZ) (Fastnet Rock)
In rear of midfield, shaken up and edged left and bumped rival over 2f out, well held final 1 1/2f
16 (11) hd [23¼]
5 810 92
b m Kermadec (NZ) - Bana Wu (Shirocco)
Always towards rear, ridden along 2f out, no response and well held
17 (20) 7 [30¼]
6 82 76
b m Tavistock (NZ) - Star Of Tralee (NZ) (Zabeel)
Towards rear early, moved into prominent position after 5f, headway to lead after 7f, tracked leader, led under 5f out, headed over 4f out, weakened from over 3f, well held final 2f
18 (10) 8 [38¼]
5 810 76
b m Shamus Award (AUS) - Meerlust (AUS) (Johannesburg)
Midfield, headway under 5f out, shaken up 3f out, hung right and bumped rival over 2f out, weakened final 2f
19 (7) 35 [73¼]
6 810 37
b g Holy Roman Emperor (IRE) - Delicate Charm (IRE) (High Chaparral)
Prominent early, settled in midfield, ridden along 3f out, ridden when badly hampered and lost place on turf over 2f out, not recover and eased
20 (21) 26 [99¼]
5 86 tb 4
ch g Galileo (IRE) - Remember When (IRE) (Danehill Dancer)
Midfield on outer, moved up to lead after 5f, headed after 7f, led halfway, headed under 5f out, pushed along and weakened quickly from over 4f out, well behind final 3f
21 (16) 1 [100¼]
5 89 tb 6
b g Zoffany (IRE) - Mauralakana (FR) (Muhtathir)
Prominent, pushed along and lost position under 5f out, eased in rear over 3f out
PU (6)  
4 712 tb
b g Galileo (IRE) - Daldiyna (FR) (Dansili)
Nudged along and close up early, tracked leaders, pushed along halfway, soon ridden, weakened over 5f out, pulled up over 4f out
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