1999 Melbourne Cup

1999 FOSTER'S MELBOURNE CUP
3200 metres (Tuesday, November 2)
Group 1. Handicap. of $3,000,000 and $35,000 trophies. First: $1,800,000 plus trophies;Second: $480,000; Third: $225,000; Fourth: $115,000; Fifth: $80,000. Sixth to 10th: $60,000.
1 5-1 ROGAN JOSH (b g 7y, Old Spice - Eastern Mystique, by Hammed (NZ) Tr: Bart Cummings 50lg John Marshall
2 50-1 CENTRAL PARK (Ire.) (ch h 5y, In The Wings (GB) - Park Special (Ire.), by Rekino (GB) Tr: Saeed Bin Suroor 57.5kg Frankie Dettori
=3 140-1 LAHAR (gr m 5y, Kenmare (Fr.) - Volcanic (NZ), by Pompeii Court) Tr: Paul Cave 50.5kg Corey Brown
=3 50-1 ZAZABELLE (NZ) (b m 4y, Zabeel (NZ) - The Perfume Garden (NZ), by Tights) Tr: Bart Cummings 49kg Eddie Wilkinson
Then followed:
5 9-1 Travelmate (GB) (b g 6y, Persian Bold (Ire.) - Ustka (GB) J Fanshawe 52.5 D Harrison
6 50-1 The Warrior (NZ) (b g 6y, Zabeel (NZ) - Get Ready Peggy (Ire.) Richard Otto 49 G J Grylls
7 60-1 Second Coming (NZ) (b g 5y, Oak Ridge (Fr.) - Superior Miss (NZ) Michael Moroney 51 G J Childs
8 11-1 The Hind (NZ) (ch g 5y, McGinty (NZ) - Taciturn (NZ) Peter Hayes 52.5 J A Cassidy
9 20-1 Bohemiath (b g 5y, Umatilla (NZ) - Gallorette) John Sadler 50 J Patton
10 40-1 Brew (NZ) (b g 5y, Sir Tristram (Ire.) - Horlicks (NZ) Michael Moroney 49 L O'Sullivan
11 250-1 Zabuan (NZ) (b g 6y, Zabeel (NZ) - Duanette's Girl (NZ) Jim Moloney 49 S Hyland
12 30-1 Yavana's Pace (Ire.) (ch g 8y, Accordian (Ire.) - Lady in Pace (Ire.) M Johnston 53.5 R Hughes
13 16-1 Streak (b g 5y, Umatilla (NZ) - Reputable Miss) Robert Smerdon 51.5 Greg Hall
14 7-1 Tie The Knot (ch g 5y, Nassipour (USA) - Whisked) Guy Walter 58 R S Dye
15 160-1 Figurehead (NZ) (b g 4y, His Royal Highness (NZ) - Silhouette (NZ) K Lane 50.5 O P Bosson
16 66-1 Skybeau (NZ) (b g 7y, Dahar (USA) - Beaumont Babe) L Smith 52 L V Cassidy
17 7-2 fav Sky Heights (NZ) (br g 4y, Zabeel (NZ) - Moet Heights (NZ) Colin Alderson 56.5 D Oliver
18 66-1 Lady Elsie (br m 4y, Rainbows for Life (Can.) - Princess Kingston) Cliff Brown 49.5 L Beasley
19 10-1 Laebeel (NZ) (b m 5y, Zabeel (NZ) - So Like Lae (NZ) John Sadler 49.5 S Baster
20 66-1 Maridpour (Ire.) (b h 5y, Shernazar (Ire.) - Maridana (USA) Michael Moroney 55 S W Arnold
21 200-1 The Message (NZ) (b g 6y, Gold and Ivory (USA) - Miss Morrinsville (NZ) J Ralph 52 A Spiteri
22 15-1 Arena (b h 4y, Danehill (USA) - Lee's Bid (NZ) John Hawkes 54.5 D Gauci
23 66-1 Rebbor (NZ) (b g 4y, Vyner's Crop - Adoration (NZ) Bart Cummings 49 C Munce
LR 50-1 Able Master (NZ) (b g 4y, Zabeel (NZ) - Enhancer (NZ) B Wallace 50.5 G Cooksley
 
All started. Won by: 1/2 length, 1/2 neck. Time: 3:19.6. Track: good.
Barriers: 21-19-8 (Lahar) 13 (Zazabelle). Judge's numbers: 17-2-12/14.
Vic. TAB Divs. (on $1.00) Win: Rogan Josh $6.20. Place: $2.10, Central Park $16.40, Lahar $11.60, Zazabelle $6.00.
Quinella: $308.50, Exacta: $505.40. Trifecta: (with Lahar) $19,242.60, (with Zazabelle) $12,889.20.