1931 Cox Plate

1931 W.S. COX PLATE

9-1/2 furlongs. Saturday, October 24
Group 1. Weight-For-Age. of 650 pounds plus 100 pound trophy.
First: 400 pounds plus trophy; Second: 150 pounds; Third: 100 pounds.
1 1-14 fav PHAR LAP (NZ) (ch g 5y, Night Raid (GB) - Entreaty (NZ) Tr: Harold Telford 9.4 Jim Pike
2 *7-2 CHATHAM (b c 3y, Windbag - Myosotis) Tr: L Foulsham 7.11 H Morris
3 *7-2 JOHNNIE JASON (b g 3y, Treclare (Ire.) - Sweet Roslyn) Tr: C Unwin 7.11 J Pratt
Then followed:
4 *12-1 Le Region (ch g 3y, Legionnaire (GB) - La Benos) J W Cook 7.11 J Simpson
5 *6-4 Veilmond (NZ) (br h 4y, Limond (GB) - Veil (NZ) G Price 9.0 J Munro
6 *6-1 Carry On (b m 4y, Magpie (GB) - Farfadet (GB) G Price 8.9 M McCarten
7 *7-2 Cimbrian (b h 6y, Devices (GB) - Chersonese (GB) Lou Robertson 9.4 O Phillips
 
Scratched: Loquacious, Ammon Ra. Won by: 2-1/2 lengths, 2 lengths. Time: 2:01.5. Track: xxx.
Barriers: 5-7-1. Judge's numbers: 1-8-6.
* Betting with the favourite out.
Attendance: 20,880.
Winnerís colours: Red, red and green hooped sleeves, black cap.