Melbourne Cup 2015 Results: Winner, Prize Money Payouts and Order of Finish

Michelle Payne became the first female jockey ever to ride a winner in the Melbourne Cup, as she stormed to victory aboard outsider Prince of Penzance on Tuesday at the Flemington Racecourse.

The New Zealand-bred horse was too strong for the rest of the field over the eight-furlong distance. Prince of Penzance surged to the front in the final stages of the sprint, with Max Dynamite and Criterion finishing second and third, respectively. 

Well-fancied Trip to Paris ended up in fourth,...

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