2015 Melbourne Cup Results

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Our analysis of the Melbourne Cup 2015 won by Prince Of Penzance, ridden by Michelle Payne. We tipped him to win at odds of 100/1. The 2015 Melbourne Cup was the 155th running of the “race that stops a nation” held on 3 November at Flemington Racecourse. Find out more about the Melbourne Cup results over the last years.

Melbourne Cup Results from 2015

Place # Horse Trainer Jockey Weight
1 19 PRINCE OF PENZANCE (NZ) Darren Weir Michelle Payne 53kg
2 8 MAX DYNAMITE (FR) William Mullins Frankie Dettori 55kg
3 2 CRITERION (NZ) David Hayes & Tom Dabernig Michael Walker 57.5kg
4 10 TRIP TO PARIS (IRE) Ed Dunlop Tommy Berry 55kg
5 5 BIG ORANGE (GB) Michael Bell Jamie Spencer 55.5kg
6 24 GUST OF WIND (NZ) John Sargent Chad Schofield 51kg
7 23 EXCESS KNOWLEDGE (GB) Gai Waterhouse Kerrin McEvoy 51kg
8 13 THE OFFER (IRE) Gai Waterhouse Damien Oliver 54kg
9 16 QUEST FOR MORE (IRE) Roger Charlton Damian Lane 53.5kg
10 4 OUR IVANHOWE (GER) Lee & Anthony Freedman Ben Melham 56kg
11 11 WHO SHOT THEBARMAN (NZ) Chris Waller Blake Shinn 54.5kg
12 21 SERTORIUS Jamie Edwards Craig Newitt 52.5kg
13 3 FAME GAME (JPN) Yoshitada Munakata Zac Purton 57kg
14 22 THE UNITED STATES (IRE) Robert Hickmott Joao Moreira 52.5kg
15 6 HARTNELL (GB) John O’Shea James McDonald 55.5kg
16 20 BONDI BEACH (IRE) Aidan O’Brien Brett Prebble 52.5kg
17 7 HOKKO BRAVE (JPN) Yasutoshi Matsunaga Craig Williams 55.5kg
18 17 ALMOONQITH (USA) David Hayes & Tom Dabernig Dwayne Dunn 53kg
19 18 KINGFISHER (IRE) Aidan O’Brien Colm O’Donoghue 53kg
20 15 PREFERMENT (NZ) Chris Waller Hugh Bowman 53.5kg
21 14 GRAND MARSHAL (GB) Chris Waller Jim Cassidy 53.5kg
22 12 SKY HUNTER (GB) Saeed Bin Suroor William Buick 54kg
23 1 SNOW SKY (GB) Sir Michael Stoute Ryan Moore 58kg
9 RED CADEAUX (GB) Ed Dunlop Gerald Mosse 55kg

Melbourne Cup 2015 – Quick Facts

  • Date: 3rd November
  • Time: 3pm (EDST)
  • Track: Flemington Racecourse
  • Distance: 3200m
  • Prize Money: $6.2 million

Highlights of the 2015 Melbourne Cup

Melbourne Cup 2015 FAQ

Who won the Melbourne Cup in 2015?

The Melbourne Cup in 2015 was won by Prince of Penzance, ridden by Michelle Payne. Michelle Payne became the first female jockey to win the Melbourne Cup.

How many horses will be on the Melbourne Cup 2016?

Melbourne Cup 2016 is made up of 24 horses. You can also have a look at the Melbourne Cup 2016 results.

How old is the Melbourne Cup race?

The first Melbourne Cup was on a Tuesday in 1875.

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