1928 Caulfield Cup

1928 CAULFIELD CUP
12 furlongs (Saturday, October 20)
Handicap of 6500 pounds plus 500 pound trophy.
First: 5000 pounds plus 500 pound trophy; Second: 1000 pounds; Third 500 pounds.
1 7-1 MAPLE (br m 5y, Rosendale - Honeywood) Tr: J Holt 8.7 W Duncan
2 20-1 BLACK DUCHESS (blk m 4y, Magpie - Extension) Tr: J E Smedley 7.10 J O'Brien
3 5-2 fav GOTHIC (Imp.) (blk h 6y, Tracery - Sundrilla) Tr: L Robertson 9.7 J Pike
Then followed::
4 100-1 Ethleton (br m 6y, Anton - Ethel Maud) J M Cummings 7.0 cd 7.5 A Adams
5 33-1 Alfred the Great (ch g 4y, The Verderer or Allegory - War Whoop) J A Whelan 7.0 cd 7.4 G Mules
6 100-1 Beppinsan (Imp.) (b m 8y, Rock Flint - Amorosa) A Holloway 7.3 S Tomison
7 10-1 Valparaiso (b g 5y, Valais - Lady San) G P Nailon 8.4 E Bartle
8 12-1 Horoscope (ch g 6y, Absurd - Lady Ball) E Fisher 8.0 H Jones
9 33-1 Serbury (br g 4y, Seremond - Fuglebury) H W Torr 7.0 cd 7.4 E Simmons
10 33-1 Reputed King (br g 7y, Mountain King - Reputed) D Marks 6.13 cd 7.3 E O'Sullivan
11 100-1 Pica Pica (b g 6y, Magpie - Lady's Day) H Morton 8.3 A Reed
12 100-1 All Chatter (br f 3y, Magpie - Almorist) R Bradfield 6.12 A Dewhirst
13 100-1 Sea Money (ch g 6y, Sea Prince - Hush Money) G Murrell 7.10 cd 7.11 T Lewis
14 50-1 Affirm (b g 7y, Nassau - Brayton) E J Riley 8.2 J Daniels
15 20-1 Sharp Son (Imp.) (b g 7y, Son-in-Law - Wist) N Dewsbury 7.2 C Pike
16 25-1 The Happy Warrior (ch c 3y, Great Star - Donna Marie) R D O'Dinnell 7.0 W Elliott
17 10-1 Yodelist (b c 3y, Valais - Queen Warbler) J Scobie 7.2 cd 7.3 A Wilson
18 50-1 Vaals (ch h 6y, Valais - Galtee Queen) F J Marsden 9.6 J Munro
19 25-1 Mutcha (br g 4y, Burrabadeen - Full) J Wilson 7.5 W Hoysted
20 100-1 Headmore (br g 6y, Spearhead - Happy Saint) C A Goodfellow 6.12 O Phillips
21 33-1 Hynanna (ch g 5y, Hymestra - Missnanna) T J Daly 9.0 M McCarten
22 33-1 Finsbury (br g 5y, St. Alwyne - Tressamita) F Godby 8.2 F Dempsey
23 10-1 Textile (ch h 7y, Green Seal - Bradford Lass) E J O'Dwyer 9.0 W Scanlon
24 100-1 Murnini (br h 4y, Patrobas - Steel Wings) J J O'Toole 6.12 P Hynes
 
All started. Won by: 2-1/2 lengths, 1/2 length. Time: 2:33.25. Track: xxx
Barriers: 10-3-6. Judge's numbers: 5-11-1.
Winner's colours: All red.