As the 2023 Melbourne Cup approaches, we delve into various approaches to predict the winner of the renowned “race that stops the nation.”
One of the commonly referenced statistics centres around the barrier draw, as it can significantly influence the chances of a potential Melbourne Cup victor.
For our analysis, we will primarily focus on data from 1999 onwards, as reliable sources are limited for the period prior to that, despite barriers being introduced in the race as far back as 1958.
How many times has Barrier 11 won the Melbourne Cup?
Barrier 11 has won the Melbourne Cup twice since 1999:
Who is in Barrier 11 for the 2023 Melbourne Cup?
Ashrun will be in Barrier 10 for the 2023 Melbourne Cup.
- Age: 8YO
- Color: Bay
- Sex: Gelding
- Sire: Authorized (IRE)
- Dam: Ashantee (GER)
Career stats for Ashrun
- Career: 17: 4-3-1
- Flemington: 4: 1-0-0
- Distance: 1: 0-0-0
- Good: 13: 3-2-0
- Wet: 4: 1-1-1
- Group 1: 3: 0-0-1
- Win %: 24%
- Place %: 47%
Melbourne Cup results for Ashrun
|2020||10/23||Andreas Wohler||Declan Bates||23||53kg||$26||4.8L|
Recent Form for Ashrun
|Oct 25||Geelong Cup||Geelong||2400m||2/13||Mark Zahra||1||56.5kg||$5||0.3L|
|Oct 7||The Bart Cummings||Flemington||2520m||6/16||Mark Zahra||14||59kg||$31||2.7L|
|Sep 16||Handicap||Flemington||1700m||7/15||Ethan Brown||5||60.5kg||$71||3.75L|