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Melbourne Cup 2013

Dunaden wins the 2011 Melbourne CupThe 2013 Melbourne Cup will be the 153rd running of Australia’s most famous thoroughbred race, held at Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne. With over $6m in prizemoney, the Melbourne Cup is the world’s richest turf race in 2013 and will again attracted quality staying horses from around the globe.

The 2013 Melbourne Cup has been won by the Gai Waterhouse-trained Fiorente, who ran down overseas raiders Red Cadeaux and Mount Athos to win the race for jockey Damien Oliver.

Melbourne Cup 2013: Who won, who came last

Melbourne Cup 2013: Full Video replay [VIDEO]

Q: What time does the Melbourne Cup start?
A: The 2013 Melbourne Cup is run at 3.00pm AEDT.

Q: What channel is the Cup on?
A: Channel Seven have the rights to the live race, at 3pm. Whilst 7TWO and 7Mate have been used, the main Channel Seven station will be broadcasting. Long time Melbourne horse racing caller Greg Miles will again call the race. Both Sky and TVN will show an immediate replay.

UPDATE: Stewards have upgraded the track to a GOOD3 at 11.00am AEDT on the morning of the race, with the rail remaining in the true position for the Melbourne Cup in the first time in a decade.

With fine conditions

Melbourne Cup 2012:
RESULT: Melbourne Cup 2012 Results: Who won, who came last

VIDEO: Full video replay

Track conditions: The Flemington track is currently rated a Dead 4. A sunny day has greeted on Cup Day, for the first time in five years.

Official Melbourne Cup finishing order and margins
1. Fiorente – WINNER
2. Red Cadeaux (0.75L)
3. Mount Athos (2.25L)
4. Simenon (2.45L)
5. Dandino (3.45L)
6. Fawkner (5.95L)
7. Ethiopia (6.95L)
8. Brown Panther (7.25L)
9. Super Cool (7.65L)
10. Voleuse De Coeurs (7.95L)
11. Dunaden (8.7L)
12. Seville (8.9L)
13. Sea Moon (9.4L)
14. Royal Empire (10.4L)
15. Mourayan(11.65L)
16. Ibicenco (12.05L)
17. Foreteller (12.8L)
18. Masked Marvel (14.05L)
19. Dear Demi (14.8L)
20. Hawkspur (19.05L)
21. Green Moon (44.05L)
22. Tres Blue (54.05L)
23. Ruscello (56.3L)
24. Verema – Failed to finish

OFFICIAL 2013 Melbourne Cup FIELD

No

Horse

Trainer

Jockey

Barrier

Weight

1

DUNADEN (FR)

Mikel Delzangles

Jamie Spencer

1

58.5kg

2

GREEN MOON (IRE)

Robert Hickmott

Brett Prebble

10

57.5kg

3

RED CADEAUX (GB)

Ed Dunlop

Gerald Mosse

23

56.5kg

4

SEA MOON (GB)

Robert Hickmott

Steven Arnold

7

56.5kg

5

BROWN PANTHER (GB)

Tom Dascombe

Richard Kingscote

6

55kg

6

FIORENTE (IRE)

Gai Waterhouse

Damien Oliver

5

55kg

7

FORETELLER (GB)

Chris Waller

Craig Newitt

15

55kg

8

DANDINO (GB)

Marco Botti

Ryan Moore

4

54.5kg

9

ETHIOPIA

Pat Carey

Rhys McLeod

14

54.5kg

10

FAWKNER

Robert Hickmott

Nicholas Hall

8

54.5kg

11

MOURAYAN (IRE)

Robert Hickmott

Brenton Avdulla

19

54.5kg

12

SEVILLE (GER)

Robert Hickmott

Hugh Bowman

9

54.5kg

13

SUPER COOL

Mark Kavanagh

Corey Brown

13

54.5kg

14

MASKED MARVEL (GB)

Robert Hickmott

Michael Rodd

2

54kg

15

MOUNT ATHOS (IRE)

Luca Cumani

Craig Williams

22

54kg

16

ROYAL EMPIRE (IRE)

Saeed Bin Suroor

Kerrin McEvoy

11

54kg

17

VOLEUSE DE COEURS (IRE)

Michael Moroney

James McDonald

21

54kg

18

HAWKSPUR

Chris Waller

Jim Cassidy

18

53.5kg

19

SIMENON (IRE)

William Mullins

Richard Hughes

12

53.5kg

20

IBICENCO (GER)

Peter G Moody

Luke Nolen

17

53kg

21

VEREMA (FR)

Alain de Royer Dupre

Christophe Lemaire

3

53kg

22

DEAR DEMI

Clarry Conners

Chris Munce

16

51kg

23

TRES BLUE (IRE)

Gai Waterhouse

Tommy Berry

20

51kg

24

RUSCELLO (IRE)

Ed Walker

Chad Schofield (a)

24

50kg



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