Melbourne Cup Winners

Since the first running of the Melbourne Cup in 1861 there have been over 150 winners of Australia’s premier horse race.

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Some of Australia’s greatest race horses have run and won the Melbourne Cup including Phar Lap, Carbine and Might And Power. In it’s long history the Melbourne Cup has been won twice by four horses; Archer (1861 & 1862), Peter Pan (1932 & 1934), Rain Lover (1968 & 1969) and Think Big (1974 & 1975). However the greatest winner of the Melbourne Cup has to be super mare Makybe Diva who won the Melbourne Cup a record three years in a row from 2003 – 2005. She began one of the shortest price favourites in the melbourne cup betting markets over the history of the race. You can use the winners list below to figure out the best melbourne cup tips come race day.

Year Winner Jockey Trainer Race Time
2016 Almandin Heartbreak City Hartnell 3:20.58
2015 Prince Of Penzance Michelle Payne Darren Weir 3:23.15
2014 Protectionist Ryan Moore Andreas Wohler 3:17.71
2013 Fiorente Damien Oliver Gai Waterhouse 3.20.30
2012 Green Moon Brett Prebble Robert Hickmott 3.20.45
2011 Dunaden Christophe Lemaire Mikel Delzangles 3.20.84
2010 Americain Gérald Mossé Alain de Royer Dupre 3.26.87
2009 Shocking Corey Brown Mark Kavanagh 3.23.87
2008 Viewed Blake Shinn Bart Cummings 3.20.40
2007 Efficient Michael Rodd Graeme Rogerson 3.23.34
2006 Delta Blues Yasunari Iwata Katsuhiko Sumii 3.21.47
2005 Makybe Diva Glen Boss Lee Freedman 3.19.17
2004 Makybe Diva Glen Boss Lee Freedman 3.28.55
2003 Makybe Diva Glen Boss David Hall 3.19.90
2002 Media Puzzle Damien Oliver Dermot K. Weld 3.16.97
2001 Ethereal Scott Seamer Sheila Laxon 3.21.08
2000 Brew Kerrin McEvoy Mike Moroney 3.18.68
1999 Rogan Josh John Marshall Bart Cummings 3.19.64
1998 Jezabeel Chris Munce Brian Jenkins 3.18.59
1997 Might and Power Jim Cassidy Jack Denham 3.18.33
1996 Saintly Darren Beadman Bart Cummings 3.18.80
1995 Doriemus Damien Oliver Lee Freedman 3.27.60
1994 Jeune Wayne Harris David Hayes 3.19.80
1993 Vintage Crop Michael Kinane Dermot K. Weld 3.23.40
1992 Subzero Greg Hall Lee Freedman 3.24.70
1991 Let’s Elope Steven King Bart Cummings 3.18.90
1990 Kingston Rule Darren Beadman Bart Cummings 3.16.30
1989 Tawrrific Shane Dye Lee Freedman 3.17.10
1988 Empire Rose Tony Allan Laurie Laxon 3.18.90
1987 Kensei Larry Olsen Les J. Bridge 3.22.00
1986 At Talaq Michael Clarke C S Hayes 3.21.70
1985 What A Nuisance Pat Hyland John Meagher 3.23.00
1984 Black Knight Pete Cook George Hanlon 3.18.90
1983 Kiwi Jim Cassidy Ewen S. Lupton 3.18.90
1982 Gurner’s Lane Mick Dittman Geoff T. Murphy 3.21.20
1981 Just A Dash Pete Cook T J Smith 3.21.20
1980 Beldale Ball John Letts C S Hayes 3.19.80
1979 Hyperno Harry White Bart Cummings 3.21.80
1978 Arwon Harry White George Hanlon 3.24.30
1977 Gold and Black John Duggan Bart Cummings 3.18.40
1976 Van der Hum Robert J. Skelton Len H. Robinson 3.34.10
1975 Think Big Harry White Bart Cummings 3.29.60
1974 Think Big Harry White Bart Cummings 3.23.10
1973 Gala Supreme Frank Reys Ray J. Hutchins 3.19.50
1972 Piping Lane John Letts George Hanlon 3.19.30
1971 Silver Knight R. Bruce Marsh Eric Temperton 3.19.50
1970 Baghdad Note Midge Didham Robert Heasley 3.19.70
1969 Rain Lover Jim Johnson Mick L. Robins 3.21.50
1968 Rain Lover Jim Johnson Mick L. Robins 3.19.10
1967 Red Handed Roy Higgins Bart Cummings 3.20.40
1966 Galilee John Miller Bart Cummings 3.21.90
1965 Light Fingers Roy Higgins Bart Cummings 3.21.10
1964 Polo Prince Ron Taylor John P. Carter 3.19.60
1963 Gatum Gatum Jim Johnson H. Graeme Heagney 3.21.10
1962 Even Stevens Les Coles Arch McGregor 3.21.40
1961 Lord Fury Ray Selkrig Frank B. Lewis 3.19.50
1960 Hi Jinx William A. Smith Trevor H. Knowles 3.23.75
1959 Macdougal Pat Glennon Richard W. Roden 3.23.00
1958 Baystone Mel Schumacher Jack Green 3.21.25
1957 Straight Draw Noel L. McGrowdie J. M. Mitchell 3.24.50
1956 Evening Peal George Podmore E. D. Lawson 3.19.50
1955 Toparoa Neville Sellwood T J Smith 3.28.25
1954 Rising Fast Jack Purtell Ivan Tucker 3.23.00
1953 Wodalla Jack Purtell Robert Sinclair 3.23.75
1952 Dalray Bill Williamson C. C. McCarthy 3.23.75
1951 Delta Neville Sellwood Maurice McCarten 3.24.25
1950 Comic Court Pat Glennon J. M. Cummings 3.19.50
1949 Foxzami William Fellows D. Lewis 3.28.50
1948 Rimfire Ray Neville Stan Boyden 3.21.00
1947 Hiraji Jack Purtell J. W. McCurley 3.28.00
1946 Russia Darby Munro E. Hush 3.21.25
1945 Rainbird Billy Cook S. Evans 3.24.25
1944 Sirius Darby Munro E. Fisher 3.24.50
1943 Dark Felt Vic Hartney Ray Webster 3.23.25
1942 Colonus H. McCloud F. Manning 3.33.25
1941 Skipton Billy Cook J. Fryer 3.23.75
1940 Old Rowley Andy Knox J. A. Scully 3.26.00
1939 Rivette Teddy Preston Harry Bamber 3.27.00
1938 Catalogue F. Shean Mr. Allan McDonald[13] 3.26.25
1937 The Trump Ashley Reed S. W. Reid 3.21.50
1936 Wotan Ossie Phillips J. Fryer 3.21.25
1935 Marabou K. Voitre Lou Robertson 3.23.75
1934 Peter Pan Darby Munro Frank McGrath, Sr. 3.40.50
1933 Hall Mark J. O’Sullivan Jack Holt 3.27.50
1932 Peter Pan Bill Duncan Frank McGrath, Sr. 3.23.25
1931 White Nose N. Percival E. J. Hatwell 3.26.00
1930 Phar Lap James E. Pike Harry R. Telford 3.27.75
1929 Nightmarch Roy Reed A. McAulay 3.26.50
1928 Statesman James L. Munro William Kelso 3.23.25
1927 Trivalve Bobby Lewis James Scobie 3.24.00
1926 Spearfelt Hugh Harold Cairns V. O’Neill 3.22.75
1925 Windbag James L. Munro George R. Price 3.22.75
1924 Backwood Bunty Brown Richard Bradfield 3.26.50
1923 Bitalli Titch Wilson James Scobie 3.24.25
1922 King Ingoda Titch Wilson James Scobie 3.28.25
1921 Sister Olive Teddy O’Sullivan J. Williams 3.27.75
1920 Poitrel Ken Bracken H. J. Robinson 3.25.75
1919 Artilleryman (horse) Bobby Lewis P. T. Heywood 3.24.50
1918 Night Watch Bill Duncan Richard Bradfield 3.25.75
1917 Westcourt William H. McLachlan Joe Burton 3.26.75
1916 Sasanof F. Foley M. Hobbs 3.27.75
1915 Patrobas Bobby Lewis C. Wheeler 3.28.25
1914 Kingsburgh George Meddick Isaac Foulsham 3.26.00
1913 Posinatus A. Shanahan J. Chambers 3.31.00
1912 Piastre A. Shanahan R. O’Connor 3.27.50
1911 The Parisian R. Cameron C. Wheeler 3.27.75
1910 Comedy King William H. McLachlan James Lynch 3.27.75
1909 Prince Foote William H. McLachlan Frank McGrath, Sr. 3.27.50
1908 Lord Nolan J. R. Flynn E. A. Mayo 3.28.75
1907 Apologue Bill Evans Isaac Earnshaw 3.27.50
1906 Poseidon Tom Clayton Isaac Earnshaw 3.31.25
1905 Blue Spec Frank Bullock Walter Hickenbotham 3.27.50
1904 Acrasia Tom Clayton A. E. Wills 3.28.25
1903 Lord Cardigan Norman Godby A. E. Cornwell 3.29.25
1902 The Victory Bobby Lewis Richard Bradfield 3.29.00
1901 Revenue Frederick J. Dunn Hugh Munro 3.30.50
1900 Clean Sweep Andrew Richardson James Scobie 3.29.00
1899 Merriwee V. Turner James Wilson, Jr. 3.36.50
1898 The Grafter John Gough William Forrester 3.29.75
1897 Gaulus Stephen Callinan William Forrester 3.31.00
1896 Newhaven H. J. Gardiner Walter Hickenbotham 3.28.50
1895 Auraria J. Stevenson J. H. Hill 3.29.00
1894 Patron Henry G. Dawes Richard Bradfield 3.31.00
1893 Tarcoola Herbert Cripps Joseph Cripps 3.30.50
1892 Glenloth G. Robson M. Carmody 3.36.25
1891 Malvolio G. Redfearn J. Redfearn 3.29.25
1890 Carbine Robert Ramage Walter Hickenbotham 3.28.25
1889 Bravo James Anwin T. Wilson 3.32.50
1888 Mentor Mick O’Brien Walter Hickenbotham 3.30.75
1887 Dunlop Tommy Sanders J. Nicholson 3.28.50
1886 Arsenal W. English H. Rayner 3.31.00
1885 Sheet Anchor Mick O’Brien T. Wilson 3.29.50
1884 Malua Alick Robertson Isaac Foulsham 3.31.75
1883 Martini-Henry J. Williamson Michael Fennelly 3.30.50
1882 The Assyrian C. Hutchins J. E. Savill 3.40.00
1881 Zulu Jim Gough T. Lamond 3.32.50
1880 Grand Flaneur Thomas Hales T. Brown 3.34.75
1879 Darriwell S. Cracknell W. E. Dakin 3.30.75
1878 Calamia T. Brown Etienne de Mestre 3.35.75
1877 Chester P. Pigott Etienne de Mestre 3.33.50
1876 Briseis Peter St. Albans James Wilson, Sr. 3.36.25
1875 Wollomai R. Batty S. Moon 3.38.00
1874 Haricot P. Pigott S. Harding 3.37.50
1873 Don Juan W. Wilson James Wilson, Sr. 3.36.00
1872 The Quack W. Enderson John Tait 3.39.00
1871 The Pearl J. Cavanagh John Tait 3.39.00
1870 Nimblefoot J. Day W. Lang 3.37.00
1869 Warrior J. Morrison R. Sevior 3.40.00
1868 Glencoe C. Stanley John Tait 3.42.00
1867 Tim Whiffler John Driscoll Etienne de Mestre 3.39.00
1866 The Barb W. Davis John Tait 3.43.00
1865 Toryboy E. Cavanagh P. Miley 3.44.00
1864 Lantern S. Davis S. Mahon 3.52.00
1863 Banker H. Chifney Sam Waldock 3.44.00
1862 Archer John Cutts Etienne de Mestre 3.47.00
1861 Archer John Cutts Etienne de Mestre 3.52.00