1930 Melbourne Cup

1930 MELBOURNE CUP
Two miles (Tuesday, November 4)
Handicap sweepstakes of 75 pounds each with 10,000 pounds added.
First: 9229 pounds and 200 pound Trophy.
Second: 2000 pounds; Third: 1000 pounds.
1 8-11 fav PHAR LAP (NZ) (ch g 4y, Night Raid - Entreaty) Tr: H R Telford 9.12 J E Pike
2 50-1 SECOND WIND

(ch g 5y, Grand Court or Psychology - First Blow)

Tr: J Holt 8.12 T Lewis
3 50-1 SHADOW KING (b g 5y, Comedy King - Beryllia) Tr: E Fisher 8.4 P Tehan
Then followed:
4 66-1 Donald (b g 9y, Don Reynaldo -Andol) E F Smith 8.12 S Davidson
5 25-1 Veilmond (br c 3y, Limond - Veil) G Price 7.6 cd 7.7 W Cook
6 100-1 First Acre (NZ) (b g 8y, Acre - Oka) A D Webster 7.9 cd 7.11 T Webster
7 5-1 Tregilla (ch c 3y, Treclare - Maltgilla) C A Battye 7.6 cd 7.9 E Bartle
8 20-1 Soulton (b g 6y, Paddington - Evelyn Soult) L Robertson 8.2 F Dempsey
9 50-1 Some Quality (ch m 6y, Ethiopian - Sessa) W J Nolan 7.11 N Percival
10 16-1 Balloon King (b c 3y, Air Balloon - Princess Berry) R D O'Donnell 7.5 cd 7.6 F Hickey
11 25-1 Muratti (b g 7y, Spearhead - Florentina) F Musgrave 7.5 cd 7.6 W Duncan
12 40-1 Star God (b g 6y, Martian - Star Lady) C O'Rourke 7.11 W Johnstone
13 50-1 Temptation (b g 5y, Royal Alwyn - Tempered) J Scobie 7.0 R Medhurst
14 20-1 Nadean (ch m 6y, St. Anton - Lodes) W N Brodie 8.0 A Wilson
15 25-1 Carradale (br h 4y, Caravel - Vicella) J Scobie 8.9 H Jones
 
Scratched: John Buchan. Wapilly. Won by: 3 lengths, 3/4 length. Time: 3:27.75.
Sectionals: (approx.) First four furlongs: 0:55s., next four furlongs: 0:51.5s., next four furlongs: 0:52.25s., final four furlongs: 0:49.0s.
Judge's numbers: 1-3-5.