The 2010 Melbourne Cup, the 150th running of Australia's most prestigious Thoroughbred horse race, was held on Tuesday, 2 November 2010 at 3:00 PM. WATCH: Baffert, Ward on Breakfast at the Breeders' Cup, Citing the six furlongs, Mott leans Sprint for filly Frank's Rockette, Almond Eye captures eighth G1 turf victory in autumn Tenno Sho, Breeders’ Cup Classic 2020: Contenders & Pretenders, Division Rankings: Breeders' Cup to settle several Eclipse races, 2020 Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (G1), 2020 Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf Sprint (G1). I hope everyone had a fun and profitable day. Play it now. local time (0400 UTC). Yes, sign me up to receive free weekly tips. Melbourne Cup 2010: Alain du Royer Dupre enjoys the sweet taste of success If Alain du Royer Dupre seemed a little unappreciative of the enormity of … 2010 Melbourne Cup Results. The event was organised for the first time in 1861 and has become the richest "two mile" (the actual length of the race course is 3200 meters, a little less than 2 miles) handicap in the world. Copyright © 2010 - 'The job is so easy when you have the best race and the best horse,' said Mosse. It was won by Americain, a French-trained horse who had won the Geelong Cup at his only other Australian start. I knew from about the 250m mark that I was going to catch him, so I took my time to make sure I got the result. This horse was bred in America, trained in France, ridden by a Hong Kong based jockey and owned by Australians. Fatal accidents, interstate rivalry, heroic victories, gambling, race day fashion, conspiracy and many other factors have made Melbourne Cup Day one of Australia’s most important and legendary sports events. However, Mosse produced his mount with perfect timing and five-year-old Americain accelerated away to supplement last month's Geelong Cup victory in style. 'He's a very strong horse. 'I've won some big races around the world but I want to thank everyone here for being so fantastic, especially the owner for having confidence in a French jockey.'. Happy punting!. As usual the Cup had its share of dramas. Ask Crouchie! Trained by Alain de Royer-Dupre, the … Download the top games now from . Powering home: Mosse and Americain pull clear to win the big one at Flemington. The favourite So You Think was far from disgraced finishing off the 2010 Melbourne Cup trifecta in third. Melbourne Cup Day 2010: November 2, 2010 Tuesday: 44-Melbourne Cup … The race is full of tradition and has produced many legends. The race is full of tradition and has produced many legends. Check your inbox or spam folder to confirm your subscription. 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Turning into the straight, Once Were Wild was still in front but Descarado was primed to challenge along with Maluckyday who came storming up the inside. The 2010 Melbourne Cup, the 150th running of Australia's most prestigious Thoroughbred horse race, was held on Tuesday, 2 November 2010 at 3:00 PM. Maluckyday (8-1) kept on for second while 2-1 favourite So You Think could finish only third after pulling hard early on. Bauer was scratched leaving 23 runners instead of 24 and jockey Blake Shinn was injured in an earlier race on the card which meant a late riding change for Precedence where Jamie Winks picked up the Cup ride. The 2010 Melbourne Cup winner Americain beat home the local Team Hawkes-trained Maluckyday by nearly three lengths. University of Louisville Equine Industry Program - Get a Career in Horse Racing! If You Want to Advertise your Brand or anything else on this website,you can contact on Racing returns to Flemington with Oaks day on Thursday and then the final day of the Flemington Carnival is Emirates Stakes day on 6th November. comments Our columnist is back to answer YOUR questions... on why Mohamed Salah is NOT a diver, Wolves CAN finish in the top four... and which footballer would make the best James Bond! local time (0400 UTC). The 2010 Melbourne Cup results saw the Alain de Royer Dupre-trained French raider Americain ($12) salute for the internationals. Horse Racing Labs, LLC. powered by Disqus. I hope both So You Think and Maluckyday race in next years Cup as they will both be forces to be reckoned with. **, History (1875-2019 Derby Results & Videos). We are no longer accepting comments on this article. The winner who now has two Australian starts for a Geelong Cup win and a Melbourne Cup winner was very impressive as he worked past So You Think and was again ridden perfectly by Gerard Mosse. About five years ago we planned this and here we are,' said Ryan. A fantastic effort for a horse that although officially four-years-old is still really only three. Dubal Casthouse Trophy(Handicap)-(Tapeta): For Northern Hemisphere 4+YO & Southern Hemisphere 3+YO Rated 100-110. Americain landed a famous success for France as he claimed the Emirates Melbourne Cup at Flemington. According to the organising Victoria Racing Club it is "the race that stops a nation". No comments have so far been submitted. Medical Training Handicap: Class 2 For 3+YO Rated 80-105. Sign up to receive our free weekly tips newsletter! 'I thought after the Geelong Cup (that he could win) but the trainer was very confident after his win in France (in the Prix Kergorlay). The starting price was $13. Godolphin's Holberg was prominent early on but faded out of the finish under Frankie Dettori while fellow British contenders Campanologist, Illustrious Blue and Manighar failed to make an impact. The Melbourne Cup is the most watched horse race in Australian racing, contested by three year old horses and above over a distance of 3200 metres. The VRC Melbourne Cup was last run on Tuesday, November 5th, 2019 and won by Vow And Declare. Find your favourite games here. Farm Heroes Saga, the #4 Game on iTunes. Ask Crouchie! It is a truly international event, an American-bred horse, a French trainer, a Hong Kong-based jockey and Australian owners.'. The occasion for the holiday is Australia's major thoroughbred horse race: the Melbourne Cup. Melbourne Cup 2010: 774's live broadcast By Simon Leo Brown The sun shone, the rain poured - and through it all 774 broadcast all the fun and excitement of the 2010 Melbourne Cup. The Melbourne Cup is held annually at Flemington Racecourse on the first Tuesday in November, and has become known as “the race that stops a … By Sportsmail Reporter Updated: 06:48 EST, 7 November 2010. Americain landed a famous success for France as he claimed the Emirates Melbourne Cup at Flemington. The VRC Melbourne Cup is a Group I held over a distance of 3200 metres at Flemington Racecourse with total prizemoney of $7,750,000. Americain may be trained in France but owners Gerry Ryan and Kevin Bamford are from Australia. Caulfield Cup winner Descarado failed to finish. Punters who boxed all 4 of Jo’s Melbourne Cup Tips would have got the quinella and the trifecta. Centre of attention: England star Danny Cipriani at the Melbourne Cup with (from left) fellow sportsmen Cooper Vuna, Wendell Sailor, Adam Byrnes and Stirling Mortlock. So You Think looked as if he had a good chance of winning 200 metres from home but the distance was perhaps a little too far for him.