Caulfield Cup

With a $5,000,000 prize purse and run over 2400 metres, The Caulfield Cup is the richest thoroughbred race of it’s type in the world. A key lead up to the Melbourne Cup, the Caulfield Cup is essential viewing for anyone planning to bet on “the race that stops a nation.”

Automatic entry to the Caulfield Cup field is granted to the winners of the Herbert Powers Stakes, as well as the Mornington Cup. The Turnbull Stakes, a Group 1 race run over 2000 metres, had proved to be a good lead in race to the Caulfield Cup.

Caulfield Cup 2019 – Fast Facts

  • Race Day: Saturday, October 19th, 2019
  • Track Location: Caulfield Racecourse
  • Track Surface: Turf
  • Track Direction: Left-handed
  • Race Distance: 2,400 metres
  • Weight Conditions: Weight for age
  • Qualification: Three year olds and over
  • Type: Thoroughbred
  • Grade: Group 1
  • Operator: Melbourne Racing Club
  • Prize Purse: $5,000,000
  • Inaugural Race: 1879

Caulfield Cup 2019 Betting

Bet Type How To Place This Type Of Bet In This Year’s Caulfield Cup
Win Bet Place your bet on the horse you think will take first place in this year’s The Caulfield Cup.
Place Bet Place your bet on the horse you think will place in the top three finishers at this year’s The Caulfield Cup. Pays less than a win bet, but offers safer odds.
Each-Way Bet If your runner finishes 1st in The Caulfield Cup, you will collect both the Win and the Place dividend. If your horse finishes 2nd or 3rd you will collect the Place dividend.
Quinella Bet You must select the runners that finish 1st and 2nd in any order, within The Caulfield Cup, in order to win the Quinella.
Exacta Bet You must select the runners that finish 1st and 2nd in the correct order, within The Caulfield Cup to win the Exacta.
Trifecta Bet You must select runners to finish 1st, 2nd and 3rd in the correct order, within The Caulfield Cup to win the Trifecta.
First Four You must select runners that finish 1st, 2nd ,3rd and 4th in the correct order, within The Caulfield Cup to win the First 4.
Quadrella Bet (Quaddie) You must select the winners of four nominated races to win the Quaddie. This means you would have to select three other races apart from The Caulfield Cup, in order to be eligible to place a Quaddie.

How To Bet On The Caulfield Cup In 2019

Log in at neds.com.au

  1. Make a deposit, using your credit card, PayPal or other safe electronic method
  2. Check the form guide, once released
  3. Decide what kind of bet you’re going to place (Win, Place, Each-Way, Trifecta + more betting options
  4. Select the horse(s) for the race.

Caulfield Cup Trifecta

In order to win the Caulfield Cup trifecta bet, you will have to successfully choose the first three runners over the line, in the correct order. To know more about how you can carefully consider this high payout bet, please refer to our Caulfield Cup Trifecta page.

Caulfield Cup First 4

In order to win the Caulfield Cup first four bet, you will have to successfully choose the first four horses over the line, in the correct order. To know more about how you can begin to consider this high payout bet, please refer to our Caulfield Cup First Four page.

Caulfield Cup Field

The early market has opened and the sixteen most likely runners for 2019 appear below.

  1. Homesman
  2. Mer De Glace
  3. Yucatan
  4. Kenedna
  5. Mustajeer
  6. Avilius
  7. Constantinople
  8. Django Freeman
  9. Mr Quickie
  10. Verry Elleegant
  11. Finche
  12. Hartnell
  13. Kings Will Dream
  14. Raheen House
  15. Rostropovich
  16. Southern France

Caulfield Cup 2019 Odds

The thirty-six most likely runners appear below.. If you would like to see the current odds, you can check our live market for the 2018 edition of The Caulfield Cup here.

(Please note that the odds below are from 11/09/2019, after nominations, but prior to acceptances).

All In Win Odds Place Odds
Homesman 17 5
Mer De Glace 17 5
Yucatan 17 5
Kenedna 19 5.5
Mustajeer 19 5.5
Avilius 21 6
Constantinople 21 6
Django Freeman 21 6
Mr Quickie 21 6
Verry Elleegant 21 6
Finche 26 7.3
Hartnell 26 7.3
Kings Will Dream 26 7.3
Raheen House 26 7.3
Rostropovich 26 7.3
Southern France 26 7.3
Danceteria 31 8.5
Humidor 31 8.5
Johannes Vermeer 31 8.5
Mirage Dancer 31 8.5
Raymond Tusk 31 8.5
Youngstar 31 8.5
Angel Of Truth 34 9
Girl Tuesday 34 9
Neufbosc 34 9
Prince Of Arran 41 11
Qafila 41 11
Red Galileo 41 11
Scarlet Dream 41 11
Sikandarabad 41 11
Supernova 41 11
Surprise Baby 41 11
Barsanti 51 14
Best Of Days 51 14
Gold Mount 51 14
Haky 51 14

Caulfield Cup Jockeys

Some of the most famous Caulfield Cup Jockeys include Damien Oliver, Nick Hall and Craig Williams. To know which jockeys are riding in 2019’s Caulfield Cup, you will need to wait until the riders announcement.

Caulfield Cup 2019 Tips

Favourite: Constantinople

Best Bet:Mr. Quickie

Roughie: Rostropovich

Caulfield Cup Carnival

The Caulfield Cup Carnival incorporates 3 separate race days: Caulfield Guineas Day, Blue Sapphire Stakes Day  and Caulfield Cup Day.

Caulfield Cup Race Day

Race day takes place on Saturday, the 19th of October, 2019.

Caulfield Cup Race Time

The race is between 4:30pm-5:40pm Australian Eastern Standard Time.

Caulfield Cup Nominations

Ballot Last 10 Horse Sex Age Trainer Weight Handicap
1 43236Px581 Kings Will Dream Gelding 6 Years Chris Waller 53.5kg 110
2 87400×0919 Brimham Rocks Gelding 6 Years Chris Waller 52kg 103
3 711575×805 Self Sense Gelding 9 Years David Brideoake 51kg 98
4 3233×34443 Hartnell Gelding 9 Years James Cummings 58kg 114
5 x11511x421 Avilius Gelding 6 Years James Cummings 58kg 118
6 817333×000 Humidor Gelding 7 Years Ciaron Maher & David Eustace 57kg 112
7 12x0x1322x Mirage Dancer Horse 6 Years Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young 56kg 110
8 7x2111x941 Verry Elleegant Mare 4 Years Chris Waller 52.5kg 111
9 x16511x658 Angel Of Truth Gelding 4 Years Gwenda Markwell 54kg 106
10 44x1x72351 Mustajeer Gelding 7 Years Kris Lees 55.5kg 109
11 x211x11x1x Mer De Glace Horse 5 Years Hisashi Shimizu 55.5kg 109
12 2251557×79 Rostropovich Gelding 5 Years David & B Hayes & T Dabernig 55.5kg 109
13 531×21222 Constantinople Horse 4 Years David & B Hayes & T Dabernig 53kg 109
14 6013x10x07 Yucatan Horse 6 Years Liam Howley 55kg 108
15 x14941x205 Qafila Mare 4 Years David & B Hayes & T Dabernig 51.5kg 102
16 x112131x30 Mr Quickie Gelding 4 Years Phillip Stokes 53kg 108
17 5x1x34x512 Finche Gelding 6 Years Chris Waller 54.5kg 108
18 61x6x237x4 Raymond Tusk Horse 5 Years Richard Hannon 54.5kg 107
19 546884x12x Gold Mount Gelding 7 Years Ian Williams 54.5kg 107
20 2500×15610 Red Verdon Gelding 7 Years Ed Dunlop 54.5kg 107
21 318919×603 Crown Prosecutor Gelding 4 Years Stephen Marsh 52.5kg 104
22 11x36621x4 Vow And Declare Gelding 4 Years Danny O’Brien 52.5kg 102
23 2008326×75 Big Duke Gelding 8 Years Kris Lees 54kg 103
24 102113×555 Glory Days Mare 7 Years Bill Thurlow 52.5kg 107
25 6x059x8787 Youngstar Mare 5 Years Chris Waller 52.5kg 104
26 x00x048x07 Sound Horse 7 Years Michael Moroney 54kg 105
27 12x30x8070 Neufbosc Gelding 5 Years David & B Hayes & T Dabernig 54kg 104
28 2x111x1276 True Self Mare 7 Years William Mullins 52kg 106
29 138x49x583 Prince Of Arran Gelding 7 Years Charlie Fellowes 53.5kg 105
30 2470141×59 The Chosen One Horse 4 Years Murray Baker & Andrew Forsman 52kg 98
31 x54x44x239 Raheen House Gelding 6 Years William Haggas 53.5kg 105
32 x322287182 Red Galileo Gelding 9 Years Saeed Bin Suroor 53kg 104
33 0x5516x042 Gallic Chieftain Horse 7 Years Archie Alexander 53kg 106
34 0500×80624 Ventura Storm Gelding 7 Years David & B Hayes & T Dabernig 53kg 102
35 2468223×76 Dal Harraild Gelding 7 Years Ciaron Maher & David Eustace 53kg 104
36 2x11111x46 Steel Prince Gelding 6 Years Anthony Freedman 53kg 104
37 44740×7053 Sir Charles Road Gelding 6 Years Lance O’Sullivan & Andrew Scott 53kg 103
38 x8112x5132 Haky Gelding 6 Years John Hammond 52.5kg 103
39 x56252x992 Sully Gelding 5 Years Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young 50.5kg 98
40 414x0x3180 Super Titus Gelding 6 Years David & B Hayes & T Dabernig 50.5kg 98
41 1x211x1853 Wolfe Gelding 5 Years Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott 50kg 95
42 221x00x798 Yulong Prince Horse 5 Years Chris Waller 53.5kg 104
43= x12619x041 Hang Man Gelding 6 Years Michael Moroney 50kg 92
43= 37×4121116 Looks Like Elvis Gelding 5 Years Bryan Dais 50kg 98
43= 220x0404x8 Wall Of Fire Gelding 7 Years Ciaron Maher & David Eustace 50kg 95

Caulfield Cup Weights

The race uses weight for age. The final weight declarations are at 4:00PM Monday, the 14th of October, 2019.

Caulfield Cup Acceptances

The acceptances announcement occurs before 9:30 AM on Wednesday, the 16th of October, 2019.

Caulfield Cup Riders

The final chance for riders announcements is at 1 PM Wednesday, the 16th of October, 2019.

Caulfield Cup Barrier Draw

The barrier draw announcement will come in the afternoon on Wednesday, the 17th of October, 2019.

Caulfield Cup Scratchings

Scratchings close at 7:30 AM on Saturday, the 19th of October, 2019.

Caulfield Cup Race Number

The Caulfield Cup is race number 8 on the 19th of October, 2019 during Caulfield Cup Day, part of the Stella Artois Caulfield Cup Carnival. There are ten races in total that day at Caulfield Racecourse.

Caulfield Cup Live

You can watch or listen to the 2019 Caulfield Cup live, across the following mediums.

Free-to-air television: Channel Seven

Pay television: Sky Racing 1 (channel 526 on Foxtel)

Radio: Radio Sport National

Stream Online: 7Live

Caulfield Cup 2019 Form Guide

Age restriction: None

Sex restriction: None

Class restriction: None

Apprentices: Can not claim

Track: Main

Track type: Turf

Field limit: 18

Track Conditions: Unavailable

Rail: Unavailable

The final form guide will be available the week of the race. You can check our full form guide closer to race day to see if the form guide for 2019’s Caulfield Cup has been released.

Caulfield Cup Winners (Past Results)

These results show the winners from the past 7 years. If you would like to know the details of every Caulfield Cup ever raced, please visit our Caulfield Cup Winners page.

Year Winner Weight Jockey Time
2018 Best Solution Patrick Cosgrave Saeed Bin Suroor 2:33.72
2017 Boom Time Cory Parish David and B Hayes and T Dabernig 2:27.6
2016 Jameka Nicholas Hall Ciaron Maher 2:28.8
2015 Mongolian Khan Opie Bosson M P Baker 2:27.7
2014 Admire Rakti Zac Purton Tomoyuki Umeda 2:32.1
2013 Fawkner Nicholas Hall Robert Hickmott 2:29.1
2012 Dunaden Craig Williams Mikel Delzangles 2:28.8
2011 Southern Speed Craig Williams Leon Macdonald and Andrew Gluyas 2:28.4
2010 Descarado C Munce Gai Waterhouse 2:35.6