1928 Cox Plate

1928 W.S. COX PLATE
9-1/2 furlongs (Saturday, October 27)

Group 1. Weight-For-Age. of 1000 pounds plus 100 pounds trophy.
First: 750 pounds and trophy; Second: 150 pounds; Third: 100 pounds.

1 9-2 HIGHLAND (br g 7y, Highfield (GB) - Regulator) Tr: Jack Holt 9.10 W Duncan
2 3-1 eq fav RAMULUS (br c 3y, Rossendale (GB) - Royal Pet (GB) Tr: G Price 7.11 E Bartle
3 15-1 FOURTH HAND (GB) (br h 5y, Tetratema (Ire.) - Queen's Double (GB) Tr: James Scobie 9.10 A Wilson
Then followed:
4 4-1 Winalot (ch h 4y, Rossendale (GB) - Princess Volga) J W Cook 9.0 J Toohey
5 25-1 Statesman (ch h 4y, Demosthenes (Ire.) - Marcelle (GB) J Kelso 9.0 M McCarten
6 15-1 Oatendale (blk c 3y, Rossendale (GB) - Oat Rock) J P King 7.11 J O'Brien
7 3-1 eq fav Amounis (b g 6y, Magpie (GB) - Loved One) F McGrath 9.10 J Munro
8 50-1 Strogoff (NZ) (ch c 3y, Lanius (Ire.) - Onega (NZ) A Skirving 7.11 F Camron
9 15-1 Prince Humphrey (b c 3y, Duke Humphrey (GB) - Princess Hazel (GB) A Reed 7.11 A Reed
 
All started. Won by: short head, 2 lengths. Time: 2:06.75. Track: xxx.
Barriers: 7-9-8. Judge's numbers: 3-6-2.
Attendance: 27,400.
Winnerís colours: Purple, white stripes, sleeves and cap.