2002 Melbourne Cup Result
Dermot Weld got his hands on the Melbourne Cup for Ireland in 2002 when his runner Media Puzzle beat Mr Prudent by two lenghts to take the race.
Weld also saddled fourth placed Vinnie Roe whilst the Godolphin team made it a good year for the European raiders finishing third with Beekeeper.
2002 Melbourne Cup Finishing Positions
|1||3||Media Puzzle (USA) 11/2||5||8-4||D Weld||D Oliver|
|2||4||Mr Prudent (AUS) 40/1||8||8-3||G Hanlon||C Brown|
|3||20||Beekeeper 8/1||4||8-5||S B Suroor||K McEvoy|
|4||7||Vinnie Roe (IRE) 9/2||4||9-4||D Weld||P Smullen|