The Melbourne Cup it is a most popular Thoroughbred horse races in the world. It is a 3,200 metre race. In this tournament only three-year-olds and over horses can take participate . it is also one of the richest turf race in the world. this tournament is starts on the Tuesday, 1st November at 3 PM.
Melbourne Cup 2016 Prize money
Melbourne Cup will be back back again. We will give you every information about 2016 Melbourne Cup. Twenty four runner will play in this tournament but only first ten horses who will cross the finish line only that runner will got prize money.
The total prize money in Melbourne Cup 2016 is A$6.2 million dollars. Trophies value in the 2016 Melbourne Cup is $175,000.
Melbourne Cup 2016 Broadcasting channels
We can watch Melbourne Cup 2016 on Channel 7 in Sydney , Melbourne , Brisbane , Adelaide and Perth .
Melbourne Cup 2016 Day – Race Schedule
|Date:||Tuesday 03 November|
|Start time||3 pm|
|No. of races||10 races|
|First race||10.40 am|
|Last race||5.15 pm|
Melbourne Cup 2016 Day match Schedule
|Race No.||Time||Race Name||Race Grade
||Distance (m)||Prize Money ($)|
|1||10.40||Emirates Airline Plate||Group 3||1000||150,000|
|3||12.00||JB Cummings AM Tribute Plate||—||2800||100,000|
|4||12.40||Lavazza Short Black||—||1400||100,000|
|6||2.00||Lexus Hybrid Plate||Listed Race||1400||150,000|
|7||3.00||EMIRATES MELBOURNE CUP||Group 1||3200||6,000,000|
|8||3.55||James Boag’s Symphony Stakes||Listed Race||1800||150,000|
|9||4.35||MSS Security Sprint||Listed Race||1200||150,000|
|10||5.15||Hong Kong Jockey Club Stakes||Group 3||1700||200,000|
Melbourne Cup 2015 Result
Melbourne Cup was started in the year 1861 and distance was two miles (3.219 km). In the year 1972 when Australia adopted the metric system the distance had decreased and the new distance was 3,200 metres (1.988 mi). Let’s go to see Melbourne Cup 2015 Result below down.
|Result||Flemington – 3rd Nov 2015||Age||Jockey||Trainer|
|1st||Prince Of Penzance 100/1||6||M Payne||D Weir|
|2nd||Max Dynamite 12/1||5||F Dettori||W Mullins|
|3rd||Criterion 18/1||5||M Walker||Hayes/Dabernig|
|4th||Trip To Paris 5/1||4||T Berry||E Dunlop|