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Emirates Melbourne Cup (Group 1)
3200m - Flemington - Tuesday, 2 November 2010
Open $6,000,000
Track: Slow Time: 3:26.87
1   Americain (USA) A De Royer-Dupre G Mosse, 11
13
54.5
  6h   Dynaformer (USA) x America (IRE) (Arazi (USA) )
Not offered for sale
 Put sleep MF, sent along off t, closed in & peeled off fav heels 300m, flattened out & forged clear to line.
2 2.8 Maluckyday  (NZ)   M, W and J Hawkes L Nolen, 5
9
51.0
  4g   Zabeel (NZ) x Natalie Wood (NZ) (Yachtie )
Lot 269; 2008 NZB NZ Premier Yearling Sale; Vendor - The Oaks Stud; Buyer - HAWKES RACING  $625,000
 Stalked fav MF, kept find line.
3 0.5 So You Think  (NZ)   J B Cummings S W Arnold, 2
3
56.0
  4h   High Chaparral (IRE) x Triassic (NZ) (Tights (USA) )
Lot 424; 2008 NZB NZ Premier Yearling Sale; Vendor - Windsor Park Stud Ltd.; Buyer - DGR THOROUGHBRED SERVICES  $110,000
 Threw head about early, hard held 2W 6th/7th, handy 5th off t, ground ahead out wide 300m, claimed tower, solid to line. Pulled hard.
4 Zipping   Robert Hickmott Nicholas Hall, 15
26
55.5
 Sett WTMF, last, widest off t, rallied with steady/solid charge in, making up good ground.
5 Harris Tweed  (NZ)   M P Baker B Rawiller, 12
26
54.0
 Rolled forward & dragged rest 2nd behind command leader, handier back end app t, rallied to join in briefly 300m, over-run wider.
6 Holberg  (UAE)   Saeed Bin Suroor L Dettori, 9
21
53.5
 Posted WNC 5th, 6th, Lpos t, out-sprinted, found line.
7 Manighar  (FR)   L M Cumani D Oliver, 19
26
54.0
 Bee-lined fence WTMF, rallied centre track off t, out-sprinted, kept charging in.
8 Precedence  (NZ)   J B Cummings J Winks, 14
21
53.5
 Slotted WTMF, eased heels/contact 2000m, wound up across heels t, kept charging in down outside.
9 Illustrious Blue  (GB)   William Knight G Boss, 8
51
55.0
 Put sleep MF fence, edged wider t staying nearer inside, gave kick, loomed abt 4th 400m-300m, over run wider, rallied.
10 Mr Medici  (IRE)   L Ho D Beadman, 4
61
55.0
 Put sleep 5th fence, wider line between leaders 3rd off t, joined in only briefly, over run wider out, faded.
11 Once Were Wild   Ms G Waterhouse J A Cassidy, 10
31
51.5
 Found front, broke away command lead leaving strt, back to them back end app t, limited kick as over-run, kept battling.
12 Tokai Trick  (JPN)   Kenji Nonaka Shinji Fujita, 3
101
54.5
 Parked 5th fence, pumping/looming 3rd, 2nd off t, stayed inside & ran ahead briefly passing 400m, over run out wide, faded.
13 Shoot Out   J P Wallace C W Brown, 16
26
55.0
 Lobbed on back fav MF t'out, rallied with laboured chase.
14 Monaco Consul  (NZ)   M D Moroney Craig Williams, 13
31
54.0
 Positive out securing MF trail early, ended up last/WTMF fence leaving back, heavy press SG MF t, left rails, only laboured. No abs.
15 Master O'Reilly  (NZ)   D T O'Brien V Duric, 17
201
54.0
 Checked 400m 1st time, sat out back WTMF/last, heavy press t & didn't do much, got wider.
16 Campanologist  (USA)   Saeed Bin Suroor K Mc Evoy, 18
67
56.0
 Lobbed into MF, shade WTMF wide cart, rallied under press out wide early-mid strt.
17 Profound Beauty  (IRE)   D K Weld P J Smullen, 21
31
54.0
 Put sleep WTMF fence, pumped along t, angled centre track & didn't do much.
18 Shocking   M A Kavanagh M Rodd, 23
12
57.0
 Got back to last, under press off t. Lame.
19 Red Ruler  (NZ)   J G Sargent M R Du Plessis, 7
301
53.5
 Planted it MF & plugged away gamely same centre track till abt 300m.
20 Buccellati  (GB)   A W Noonan S R King, 20
301
54.0
 Sat back shade WTMF fence, edged 2/3W & revved up off t, only laboured, faded near inside.
21 Linton   Robert Hickmott B Prebble, 22
26
52.0
 Got back WTMF, didn't do much. Rider rep didn't handle conds.
22 Zavite  (NZ)   A J Cummings M J Walker, 6
151
54.0
 Tucked into gun run 4th, faded noticeably t.
FF Descarado  (NZ)   Ms G Waterhouse N Rawiller, 1
13
54.0
 Initial leader, parked 3rd fence, joined in & joint led 3/4W off t, soon dropped off, eased down, rider view amiss, no abs.