2005 Melbourne Cup

2005 EMIRATES MELBOURNE CUP
3200 metres (Tuesday, November 1)
Group 1. Handicap of $5,000,000 plus $100,000 trophies. First: $3,000,000 and trophies;Second: $750,000; Third: $375,000; Fourth: $200,000; Fifth: $125,000; Sixth: to 10th: $110,000.
1 7-2 fav MAKYBE DIVA (GB) (b m 7y, Desert King (Ire.) - Tugela (USA) Tr: Lee Freedman 58kg Glen Boss
2 66-1 ON A JEUNE (b g 5y, Jeune (GB) - Chandada Rose) Tr. Peter Montgomerie 51kg Darren Gauci
3 20-1 XCELLENT (NZ) (b g 4y, Pentire (GB) - Exelo (NZ) Tr: Michael Moroney 54kg Michael Coleman
Then followed:
4 9-2 Leica Falcon (b g 4y, Nothiní Leica Dane - Lady Peregrine) Roger Fryer 50 K McEvoy
5 25-1 Lachlan River (NZ) (b g 4y, Desert King (Ire.) - Viveasha) John Morrisey 51.5 cd 52.5 G Colless
6 50-1 Portland Singa (NZ) (b m 6y, Danasinga - State Of Oregon (NZ) Neville McBurney 51.5 L V Cassidy
7 200-1 Envoy (NZ) (b g 7y, Personal Escort (USA) - Sovereign Command (NZ) Ken Kelso 50.5 P Mertens
8 15-1 Vinnie Roe (Ire.) (b h 8y, Definite Article (GB) - Kayu (Ire.) Dermot Weld 58 P J Smullen
9 150-1 Kinjhal (Fr.) (b h 6y, Ashkalani (Ire.) - En Public (Fr.) David Hayes 52.5 D Dunn
10 200-1 Rizon (br g 6y, Zabeel (NZ) - On The Rise (NZ) Cliff Brown 50.5 J Ford
11 30-1 Dizelle (b m 4y, Zabeel (NZ) - Danelagh) John Hawkes 51.5 D Beadman
12 5-1 Eye Popper (Jpn) (ch h 6y, Soccer Boy (Jpn) - Sunday (Jpn) Izumi Shimizu 54 S Fujita
13 20-1 Demerger (ch m 5y, Saithor (USA) - Triattica) Danny OíBrien 51.5 B Shinn (a)
14 6-1 Railings (b g 4y, Zabeel (NZ) - La Suffragette (NZ) John Hawkes 54 G J Childs
15 100-1 Vouvray (NZ) (b m 5y, Zabeel (NZ) - Real Success) Peter Moody 51.5 S Seamer
16 200-1 Kamsky (ch g 4y, Generous (Ire.) - Royal Med (USA) Bart Cummings 48.5 cd 49 C Williams
17 80-1 Greys Inn (USA) (b/br h 5y, Zabeel (NZ) - Great Verdict) Mike de Cock 55.5 W Marwing
18 30-1 Strasbourg (late Kamiakin) (ch g 6y, Umatilla (NZ) - Bella Ragazza) Bart Cummings 50.5 L Nolen
19 25-1 Distinction (Ire.) (b g 7y, Danehill (USA) - Ivy Leaf (Ire.) Michael Stoute 56.5 M Kinane
20 100-1 Umbula (b g 6y, Umatilla (NZ) - Pleasure Island) Mick Price 51 S Baster
21 50-1 Hugs Dancer (Fr.) (b g 9y, Cadeaux Genereux (GB) - Embracing (GB) David Hayes 52 N Ryan
22 80-1 Bazelle (NZ) (b m 6y, Zabeel (NZ) - Show Games (GB) Paul Jenkins 50.5 R McLeod
23 16-1 Mr Celebrity (NZ) (ch g 5y, Peintre Celebre (USA) - Lamora) Gai Waterhouse 49.5 D R Beasley
PU 200-1 Franklinís Gardens (GB) (b h 6, Hailing (USA) - Woodback (GB) Mark Tompkins 54.5 D Holland
 
All started. Won by: 1-1/4 lengths, 1/2 length. Time: 3:19.17. (Last 600m 35.48). Track: dead.
Barriers: 14-11-17. Judgeís numbers: 1-16-8.
SuperTAB Divs: Win: Makybe Diva $3.60. Place: Makybe Diva $2.00, On A Jeune $14.60, Xcellent $5.80. Quinella: $164.60. Exacta: $197.50. Trifecta: $4951.70.