1986 Melbourne Cup

1986 FOSTER'S MELBOURNE CUP
3200 metres (Tuesday, November 4)
Handicap of $1,000,000 plus trophies valued at $25,000.
First: $650,000 plus trophies; Second:$200,000. Third: $100,000. Fourth: $50,000.
1 10-1 AT TALAQ (USA) (b h 6y, Roberto (USA) - My Nord (USA) Tr: Colin Hayes 54.5kg Michael Clarke
2 50-1 RISING FEAR (br g 4y, Unaware - Rising Sun) Tr: L D Pickering 53kg Bob Skelton
3 20-1 SEA LEGEND (NZ) (br g 4y, March Legend (NZ) - Scoring) Tr: Colin Alderson 49kg Shane Dye
Then followed:
4 15-1 Kiwi (NZ) (ch g 9y, Blarney Kiss (USA) - Malrayvis (NZ) E S "Snowy" Lupton 54.5 N Harris
5 14-1 Empire Rose (NZ) (ch m 4y, Sir Tristram (Ire.) - Summer Fleur (NZ) BartCummings 49 D Murphy
6 50-1 My Tristram's Belle (NZ) (b m 4y, Sir Tristram (Ire.) - Tricateer (NZ) A Jones 51 C Dinn
7 15-1 Reckless Tradition (b g 5y, Reckless - Devastating (NZ) D Atkins 52 R Thompson
8 5-1 fav Mr. Lomondy (NZ) (b g 6y, Noble Bijou (USA) - Loma Lass (NZ) N Eales 56.5 D Walsh
9 25-1 Joal (NZ) (br m 6y, Alvaro (GB) - Maid Of Orleans (NZ) W C Winder 50 R McKay
10 8-1 Born To Be Queen (NZ) (b m 4y, In The Purple (Fr.) - Lady Envoy (NZ) N Begg 52.5 R Quinton
11 11-1 Mint Master (NZ) (gr g 5y, Sir Tristram (Ire.) - Silver Fern (NZ) George Hanlon 51 H White
12 50-1 Fil De Roi (NZ) (b g 6y, Roi Lear (Fr.) - Blue Springs (NZ) I Macdonald 52.5 M Pay
13 14-1 Our Sophia (NZ) (b m 5y, Noble Bijou (USA) - Mellition (NZ) George Hanlon 54.5 G Willetts
14 140-1 Enchanteur (NZ) (b g 4y, Vice Regal (NZ) - Coronation (NZ) K Rogerson 52.5 P Jarman
15 33-1 Black Knight (b/br g 7y, Silver Knight (NZ) - Brenta) George Hanlon 53.5 Greg Hall
16 66-1 Indian Raj (br h 4y, Century - Oh Calcutta) Brian Mayfield-Smith 51.5 J A Cassidy
17 20-1 Just Now (gr m 4y, Semipalatinsk (USA) - Tautina) J Atkins 51.5 D Gauci
18 10-1 Samasaan (NZ) (ch g 6y, Zamazaan (Fr.) - Desert Love (Ire.) G Jackson 55.5 C W Johnson
19 66-1 Fordyce (gr h 4y, Sir Tristram (Ire.) - Helmond (NZ) G W Symons 50.5 G Doughty
20 50-1 Final Advance (NZ) (ch h 5y, Battle Waggon (GB) - Gay Juliet (NZ) G Sanders 51 L O'Sullivan
21 200-1 Waratah Bay (b g 5y, Reckless - Regal Duchess) George Hanlon 52.5 K Forrester
22 125-1 Dark Intruder (br g 5y, Poacher's Moon (Ire.) - Cherilane) Jim Moloney 53 P Hyland
 
Scratched: Foxseal. The Filbert (late scratching) Won by: long neck, neck. Time: 3:21.7. Track: fast
Barriers:: 17-20-4. Judge's numbers: 4-9-24.
Vic. TAB Divs.: (on 50c) Win: At Talaq $4.30. Place: At Talaq $1.60, Rising Fear $6.40, Sea Legend $4.05. Quinella: $122.90. Trifecta: $6064.90.