Melbourne Cup 2022 Horses Lists Lineup

The race that stops the nation – Melbourne Cup 2022: In 2021, Verry Elleegant won the Melbourne Cup ahead of Incentivise and Spanish Mission. The big question on everyone’s mind is who will win the Melbourne Cup 2022.

Track: Flemington | Distance: 3200m | Type: G1 Handicap, Min weight 49kg | Prizemoney: $7,750,000

Verry Elleegant, the 2021 Melbourne Cup Winner, has retired / Pic Big Sports Breakfast Oct 20 2022

Melbourne Cup 2022 Tips 

Students of Horse Race University will have to put on their study hats and revise the Melbourne Cup 2022 Tips Horses List and Favourites. 

To help you here are some top tips and background information from the best sources leading up to the 2022 Melbourne Cup race.

When is the Melbourne Cup 2022?

The Melbourne Cup 2022 will be run over 3200 metres at Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne, Australia. 

This year the race will be held on Tuesday 1st November at 3 pm local time. 

There should be a full field of 24 runners and the barrier draw will be announced closer to the day of the race.

How many horses compete in Melbourne Cup?

Between 300 and 400 horses participate in the Melbourne Cup field. The committee selects the final 24 Melbourne Cup horses that will start the race. 

The popularity of this event gives Melbourne Cup horses celebrity status and three horses are seen as the biggest Melbourne Cup favourites this year.

Melbourne Cup 2022 Horses Line up – potentials

Top 5 lineup

  • Deauville Legend 
  • Loft
  • Durston
  • Without A Fight
  • Montefilia

Potential horses to watch: 

Here are potential horses with back and lay prospects:

  • Numerian, 
  • Grand Promenade and
  • Crystal Pegasus 

Numerian is already proven a strong bet.

Contenders to watch:

Horses showing a genuine tempo and contenders of the Melbourne Cup 2022.

  • Durston
  • Smokin’ Romans
  • Arapaho

Most improved horse to watch: 

These horses have shown improvements most of the year and rarely run a bad race.

  • Duais, 
  • Without A Fight, 
  • Camorra
  • Daqiansweet Junior

Horses to research: 

Check out these horses as they have proven to take on the track pretty well in their latest runs and also in good forms.

  • Loft
  • Hoo Ya Mal
  • Young Werther
  • Vow And Declare
  • Lunar Flare
  • Deauville Legend

Watch this space for updates on the 24 Melbourne Cup 2022 Tips Horses List and Favourites

Current standing at 24th October 2022 SP

1Deauville Legend7.2$668
4Without A Fight16$49
7Gold Trip18.5$60
8Hoo Ya Mal19.5$49
9Vow And Declare27$45
12Lunar Flare23$88
14Young Werther28$34
15Knights Order26$100
16Realm Of Flowers30$45
17Smokin Romans28$45
19Daqiansweet Junior55$28
22Point Nepean65$64
23Grand Promenade75$60
25Tralee Rose85$93
27Crystal Pegasus200$39
28High Emocean210$38
29King Of The Castle180$26
33San Huberto300$63

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