1937 Cox Plate

1937 W.S. COX PLATE

9-1/2 furlongs (Saturday, October 23)
Group 1. Weight-For-Age. of 900 pounds plus 100 pound trophy.
1 2-1 fav YOUNG IDEA (br h 5y, Constant Son (GB) - Persuasion) Tr: Jack Holt 9.4 Darby Munro
2 7-2 COURTCRAFT (NZ) (br c 3y, Limond (GB) - Homage (NZ) Tr: F Davis 7.11 P Atkins
3 9-2 CHARLES FOX (br h 6y, Son O'Mine (GB) - Brilliance (GB) Tr: D J Price 9.4 T Webster
Then followed:
4 50-1 Bellevue (NZ) (br c 3y, Lord Quex (Ire.) - Bonrina (NZ) H Hilton 7.12 J O'Brien
5 12-1 Allunga (br h 5y, Inchaquire (Ire.) - Heliope (GB) E Hunter-Bowman 9.4 E Bartle
6 100-1 Bristol (blk c 3y, Pantheon (GB) - Bairn) W Kelso 7.11 J O'Sullivan
7 100-1 Gay Knight (ch g 5y, The Buzzard (GB) - Maid of Scots) D Lewis 9.4 H Badger
8 15-1 Sarcherie (ch m 7y, Archery (GB) - Sarkara) M Webster 8.13 A Sibbritt
9 66-1 Prince Sion (ch h 5y, Sion - Lady Waratah) H Cousins 9.4 A Reed
10 20-1 Lochlee (br c 3y, Veilmond (NZ) - Mooch Along) H Wolters 7.11 J Barry
11 7-1 Black Mac (blk g 6y, Beau Fils (GB) - Faluga) E McNaughton 9.4 R Wilson
 
Scratched: Mala. Won by: Head, 1 length. Time: 1:58.5. Track: xxx.
Barriers: 7-3-6. Judge's numbers: 6-12-3.
Tote Divs: (for 5/-). Win: 14/-. Place: 7/6; 10/-; 11/-.
Attendance: 29,300.
Winnerís colours: Dark blue, light blue diamonds, red cap.