List of horse fatalities in the Melbourne Cup

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The Melbourne Cup is a Thoroughbred horse race held in Melbourne, Australia. It is a 3200-metre race for three-year-olds and older, conducted by the Victoria Racing Club on the Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne, Victoria as part of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival.

This is a list of horse that have died in the Melbourne Cup since 2013.

Horse Year Incident Reported cause of death Ref
Anthony Van Dyck 2020 Broke down Euthanised [1]
Cliffsofmoher 2018 Fractured shoulder Euthanised [1]
Regal Monarch 2016 Fall Fatal fall [1]
Red Cadeaux 2015 Broke his left foreleg Euthanised [1]
Admire Rakti 2014 Collapsed after race Died in stall [1]
Araldo 2014 Broken leg Euthanised [1]
Verema 2013 Snapped a bone in her leg Euthanised [1]

See also