Michael Dee is one of the lightweight jockeys in the 2023 Melbourne Cup field, but what is his career record like on the first Tuesday in November? Let’s find out.
Dee has ridden multiple Group 1 wins in Melbourne, but the Cup has not been among them.
Michael Dee’s best result in a Melbourne Cup was when he finished fifth aboard the Ciaron Maher & David Eustace-trained Persan in the 2020 Melbourne Cup.
Michael Dee Recent Melbourne Cup Rides
|2021||13/23||Great House||Chris Waller||7||50kg||$26||21.85L|
|2020||5/23||Persan||Ciaron Maher & David Eustace||19||51kg||$41||2.45L|
Who will Michael Dee ride in the 2023 Melbourne Cup?
Michael Dee will ride the Kris Lees-trained Cleveland in the 2023 Melbourne Cup.
Cleveland solidified his position in the 2023 Melbourne Cup field with victory in the Group 2 Moonee Valley Gold Cup last start.
- Age: 6YO
- Color: Bay
- Sex: Horse
- Sire: Camelot (GB)
- Dam: Venus De Milo (GB)
Cleveland 2023 Melbourne Cup Odds
Career stats for Cleveland
- Career: 15: 3-3-0
- Flemington: 0: 0-0-0
- Distance: 1: 0-0-0
- Wet: 6: 1-0-0
- Good: 8: 2-3-0
- Group 1: 3: 0-0-0
- Win %: 20%
- Place %: 40%