1927 Caulfield Cup

1927 CAULFIELD CUP
12 furlongs (Saturday, October 15)
Handicap of 6500 pounds plus 250 pound trophy.
First: 5000 pounds plus 250 pound trophy; Second: 1000 pounds; Third: 500 pounds.
1 20-1 TEXTILE (ch h 6y, Green Seal - Bradford Lass) Tr: E J O'Dwyer 8.3 W Scanlon
2 33-1 AFFIRM (b g 6y, Nassau - Brayton) Tr: H D Parkinson 7.10 E O'Sullivan
3 16-1 STAR D'OR (b g 5y, Sunstar - Airashi) Tr: J Scobie 8.5 A Reed
Then followed:
4 33-1 Sun Morn (blk h 4y, Australian Sun - Jessie Lewars) A Clark 6.9 cd 6.12 J Brady
5 25-1 Valorem (b g 6y, Valais - Girilah) J Scobie 7.10 J Daniels
6 10-1 Devonshire (Imp.) (ch h 7y, Gainsborough - Eddystone) E A Connolly 8.2 E Bartle
7 8-1 Bunkie (b g 6y, Burrabadeen - Florenza) J Wilson 8.7 H Knovitt
8 14-1 Bombard (b g 8y, Spearhead - Sabulite) T J Hayes 7.8 F Dempsey
9 33-1 Spearset (b g 5y, Spearhead - Francette's Daughter) R Sinclair 6.9 N Percival
10 50-1 Beedos (br g 6y, Kandos - Bee Bee) R D O'Donnell 7.9 H Bastian
11 20-1 Cairncross (b g 4y, Woorak - Southern Cross) E Fisher 7.13 J O'Brien
12 25-1 Bard of Avon (ch h 6y, Urney - Belle of Avon) E J Riley 8.4 H Badger
13 12-1 Finsbury (br g 4y, St. Alwyne - Tressamita) H McCalman 7.10 J Toohey
00 9-4 fav Royal Charter (br g 6y, Comedy King - Polylogy) J Holt 9.4 W Duncan
00 66-1 Piastoon (b h 5y, Piastre - Zaratoon) E Fisher 8.11 S Davidson
00 15-1 Tookarby (b g 9y, Sea Prince - Caram) D J Price 8.9 H Cairns
00 100-1 Three Kings (br g 6y, Comedy King - Kuningada) F G Godby 8.5 H Jones
00 20-1 Thracian (ch h 4y, Valais - Chersonese) J Pengilly 8.5 V Sleigh
00 33-1 Spear Maiden (b m 5y, Spearhead - Snow Song) W Leyshon 7.11 A Fullarton
00 66-1 Valaisian (b h 4y, Valais - Burletta) W Booth 7.9 S Bennett
00 100-1 David Garrick (b g 6y, Comedy King - Lady Isis) J H Davies 7.9 H Foster
00 100-1 Imitator (b m 5y, Magpie - Flay) V O'Neill 7.9 T Lynch
00 100-1 Abdera (b m 9y, Cooltrim - Lady Adby) C Cox 7.7 T Lewis
00 66-1 Noscitur (br g 6y, Reputation - Lady Wallace) A Skirving 6.12 W Hoysted
 
Scratched: Valwynne. Won by: 1-3/4 lengths, 2 lengths. Time: 2:32.25. Track: xxx
Barriers: 19-1-7. Judge's numbers: 9-14-7.
Winner's colours: Orange, pale blue sash, red cap.