18 September, 2004 2:03 PM
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The Melbourne Cup 2004 results are:
1. Makybe Diva
2. Vinnie Roe
5. Hugs Dancer
11. On A Jeune
12. Media Puzzle
13. Grey Song
14. Roman Arch
16. Another Warrior
17. Winning Belle
20. Don Raphael
21. Pacific Dancer
22. Hard To Get
24. She's Archie.
The Melbourne Cup is being run at 3.10pm on Tuesday 2nd November in 2004. It's the 'race that stops the nation'. What will the results of the 2004 Melbourne Cup be?
Following is a list of Melbourne Cup information, articles, tips and llinks to help you prepare for your Melbourne cup day.
- Melbourne Cup - Official Site - 'The Melbourne Cup, it is the race that defines Australian horse racing, it's the race that stops a nation, people from all around Australia stop for the spring carnival. They engage in betting on the Australia spring carnival and it is also a huge part in the Australian racing history. Held at the Flemington race track in Melbourne and organised by the VRC the Melbourne Cup is definately a horse racing bookies dream.'
- Field for Melbourne Cup - all the horses listed with odds. Barrier draw will be added as it comes to hand.
- Melbourne Cup Jockeys - A list of the 2004 Melbourne Cup Jockeys - with their previous records.
- The Age - Horse Racing Page - with all the latest Melbourne Cup news, information on horses, jockeys, lead up races, tips etc.
- Culture and Recreation - Melbourne Cup - Australian Government page descibing the event.
- Melbourne Cup Blog - a blog with the latest Melbourne Cup news, tips, articles and gossip.
- Ozeform - Melbourne Cup. 'The Melbourne Cup is Australia's most famous horse race, and is truly the "race, which stops a nation".
All over Australia, millions of people tune in to watch or listen to the famous race - even proceedings in Parliament cease so that Members can hear it.
In Melbourne it is the reason for a Public Holiday and is considered the biggest tourist attraction in its home state of Victoria.
In many ways the Melbourne Cup is an anachronism - being a handicap and run over the unfashionable distance of 3200m - when in other countries the feature events are more likely to be run at weight-for-age and over 2000m to 2400m....'
- Racenet - Melbourne Cup - Melbourne Cup Stats including past winners, jockeys, horses, colors, barriers etc.