The 2019 Melbourne Cup is the feature race held at Flemington on Tuesday afternoon. The Handicap race is run over 3200m and is worth $8,000,000 in prize money.
Find out all the information on the Melbourne Cup below including how you can live stream the Melbourne Cup, the full field and barriers and how to get the best odds on the race.
What time is the Melbourne Cup?
The 2019 Melbourne Cup will be run at Flemington Racecourse on Tuesday, 5th November.
The race is scheduled to jump at 3:00PM AEDT.
How to watch the 2019 Melbourne Cup
Wondering how to watch the Melbourne Cup? See our broadcast guide for the race below.
Melbourne Cup TV Coverage
The 2019 Melbourne Cup will be broadcast live across a number of different television networks and is available for both free-to-air viewers and pay tv (Foxtel) subscribers.
Channel Win and Win HD and Racing.com have the rights to broadcast all Victorian and South Australian races, allowing them to show the 2019 Melbourne Cup live and free.
Sky Racing 1 will also broadcast the Melbourne Cup live for Foxtel subscribers.
How to Live Stream the Melbourne Cup
If you can’t view the Melbourne Cup on TV then there are a number of ways to live stream the race HERE.
The best and easiest method to stream the race is to join one of the online bookmakers where you can stream the race for free.
How to live stream the Melbourne Cup 2019: Race Time, Field, Live Stream, How to Watch
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Melbourne Cup 2019 Field and Barriers
|1||CROSS COUNTER (GB)||Charlie Appleby||William Buick||5||57.5kg|
|2||MER DE GLACE (JPN)||Hisashi Shimizu||Damian Lane||2||56kg|
|3||MASTER OF REALITY (IRE)||Joseph O’Brien||Frankie Dettori||1||55.5kg|
|4||MIRAGE DANCER (GB)||Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young||Ben Melham||13||55.5kg|
|5||SOUTHERN FRANCE (IRE)||Ciaron Maher & David Eustace||Mark Zahra||14||55.5kg|
|6||HUNTING HORN (IRE)||Aidan O’Brien||Seamie Heffernan||11||55kg|
|7||LATROBE (IRE)||Joseph O’Brien||James McDonald||22||55kg|
|8||MUSTAJEER (GB)||Kris Lees||Damien Oliver||6||55kg|
|9||ROSTROPOVICH (IRE)||David & B Hayes & T Dabernig||Dwayne Dunn||12||55kg|
|10||TWILIGHT PAYMENT (IRE)||Joseph O’Brien||Hugh Bowman||19||55kg|
|11||FINCHE (GB)||Chris Waller||Kerrin McEvoy||4||54kg|
|12||PRINCE OF ARRAN (GB)||Charlie Fellowes||Michael Walker||8||54kg|
|13||RAYMOND TUSK (IRE)||Richard Hannon||Jamie Spencer||3||54kg|
|14||DOWNDRAFT (IRE)||Joseph O’Brien||John Allen||15||53.5kg|
|15||MAGIC WAND (IRE)||Aidan O’Brien||Ryan Moore||24||53.5kg|
|16||NEUFBOSC (FR)||David & B Hayes & T Dabernig||Luke Nolen||23||53.5kg|
|17||SOUND (GER)||Michael Moroney||James Winks||10||53.5kg|
|18||SURPRISE BABY (NZ)||Paul Preusker||Jordan Childs||20||53.5kg|
|19||CONSTANTINOPLE (IRE)||David & B Hayes & T Dabernig||Joao Moreira||7||52.5kg|
|20||IL PARADISO (USA)||Aidan O’Brien||Wayne Lordan||17||52.5kg|
|21||STEEL PRINCE (IRE)||Anthony Freedman||Brett Prebble||16||52.5kg|
|22||THE CHOSEN ONE (NZ)||Murray Baker & Andrew Forsman||Tim Clark||18||52kg|
|23||VOW AND DECLARE||Danny O’Brien||Craig Williams||21||52kg|
|24||YOUNGSTAR||Chris Waller||Tommy Berry||9||52kg|
Melbourne Cup Odds
Lys Gracieux is the overwhelming favourite for the Melbourne Cup with most bookmakers currently offering $3.60 for her to win.
Fixed odds betting has it’s advantages, especially if you believe you’re getting a good price. The best alternative to fixed odds betting is finding a bookmaker that offers the best of 3 totes or the starting price.
Market 💰: View the odds for the Melbourne Cup
Melbourne Cup Prize Money
The 2019 Melbourne Cup is worth $7,750,000 in Prize Money. The winner of the race will take home $4,400,000 while the top 12 horses will all receive a share in winnings.
- 1st $4,400,000
- 2nd $1,100,000
- 3rd $550,000
- 4th $350,000
- 5th $230,000
- 6th $160,000
- 7th $160,000
- 8th $160,000
- 9th $160,000
- 10th $160,000
- 11th $160,000
- 12th $160,000