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2012 Melbourne Cup US pay-offs


Green Moon wins the 2012 Melbourne Cup

Green Moon wins the 2012 Melbourne Cup, Australia's biggest race of the year.

© Vince Caligiuri/Getty Images
Updated November 09, 2012

19-1 shot Green Moon and Hong Kong based jockey Brett Prebble took over in the stretch and went on to win by a length over 30-1 Fiorente with 80-1 Jakkalberry third. Previous Melbourne Cup winners Dunaden (2011), the 6-1 favorite, and Americain (2010), the 13-2 second choice, finished a disappointing 14th and 11th respectively.

Below are the US pay-offs for wagering on the Melbourne Cup while the Australian pay-offs can be seen here.

Detailed results plus photos available now.

Results chart with running comments from Sporting Life. A replay of the race can be seen here on YouTube.com

Race HorseWinPlaceShow
71st14 - Green Moon$35.50$18.00$12.90
2nd11 - Fiorente $45.40$36.10
3rd3 - Jakkalberry $34.70
$1 Exacta14-11$602.75
$2 Quinella11-14$886.40
$1 Trifecta14-11-3$19,882.45
$1 Superfecta14-11-3-ALL$76,311.80
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