1935 Cox Plate

1935 W.S. COX PLATE

9-1/2 furlongs (Saturday, October 26)
Group 1. Weight-For-Age. of 900 pounds plus 100 pound trophy.
First: 650 pounds and trophy; Second: 150 pounds; Third: 100 pounds.
1 14-1 GARRIO (b c 3y, Chivalrous (GB) - Garrulity) Tr: Lou Robertson 7.11 Keith Voitre
2 2-1 fav HALL MARK (ch h 5y, Heroic - Herowinkie) Tr: Jack Holt 9.4 Harold Skidmore
3 10-1 FELDSPAR (b c 3y, Thracian - Quartz) Tr: Lou Robertson 7.11 Harold Badger
Then followed:
4 7-1 Sylvandale (b h 4y, Sylvius (Ire.) - La Bergonette (GB) F Williams 9.0 J Pratt
5 5-1 Young Idea (br c 3y, Constant Son (GB) - Persuasion) F Foulsham 7.11 A Reed
6 8-1 Valiant Chief (ch c 3y, Heroic - Cohesion (GB) Fred Hoysted 7.11 S Tomison
7 100-1 Sporting Blood (NZ) (b g 4y, Hunting Song (Ire.) - Gazi (NZ) A McIntosh 9.0 A Breasley
8 20-1 Gay Lover (ch c 3y, Gay Lothario (GB) - Violet Rays) S Murphy 7.11 H Morris
9 20-1 Loud Applause (NZ) (br c 3y, Limond (GB) - Curtain (NZ) G Price 7.11 H Olsen
10 100-1 Gay Sheik (NZ) (b c 3y, Gay Shield (GB) - Lady Marie (NZ) E Pope 7.11 N Percival
11 25-1 Allunga (br c 3y, Inchaquire (Ire.) - Heliope (GB) J F Munro 7.11 R Parsons
12 100-1 High Cross (b g 6y, High Art (GB) - Bronze Cross) T Clune 9.4 J O'Sullivan
13 12-1 Berestoi (GB) (b h 5y, Beresford (GB) - Roytoi (GB) J King 9.1 D Munro
14 25-1 Buzzard King (ch c 3y, The Buzzard (GB) - Molly's Robe) P J Healy 7.11 W Elliott
 
All started. Won by: 1 length, 1-1/2 lengths. Time: 1:58.5. Track: xxx.
Barriers: 13-3-7. Judge's numbers: 14-2-13.
Tote Divs: (for 5/-). Win: 3/7/-. Place: 18/-; 7/6; 17/6.
Attendance: 20,860.
Winnerís colours: Black, blue sash, white armbands and cap.