1941 Cox Plate

1941 W.S. COX PLATE

9-1/2 furlongs (Saturday, October 28)
Group 1. Weight-For-Age. of 1000 pounds plus 50 pound trophy.
First: 700 pounds and trophy; Second: 200 pounds; Third: 100 pounds.
1 1-3 fav BEAU VITE (NZ) (br h 5y, Beau Pere (GB) - Dominant (NZ) Tr: Frank McGrath 9.4 Darby Munro
2 6-1 TRANQUIL STAR (ch m 4y, Gay Lothario (GB) - Lone Star) Tr: R Cameron 8.9 F Shean
3 10-1 LAUREATE (br c 3y, Law Maker (Ire.) - Stage Wit) Tr: H Freedman 7.11 H Badger
Then followed:
4 50-1 It's Funny (br c 3y, Constant Son (GB) - Roscome) J W Cook 7.11 J Conquest
5 50-1 Vermont (b c 3y, Lord Paramount (GB) - Lady Webber) P B Quinlan 7.11 J Purtell
6 25-1 Gay Revelry (br c 3y, John James (GB) - Gayscene) H W Gabell 7.11 S Ralph
7 100-1 Galliard (ch c 3y, The Buzzard (GB) - Blue Skirt) J T Cush 7.11 N Sellwood
8 100-1 Chatoona (b h 4y, Chatham - Silveroona) S R Lamond jr 9.0 M McCarten
9 100-1 Lugano (br c 3y, John James (GB) - Bucentaure) M Crossey 7.11 H Olsen
 
All started. Won by: 1-1/2 lengths, 1 length. Time: 1:58.25. Track: xxx.
Barriers: 1-8-7. Judge's numbers: 1-3-4.
Tote Divs: (for 5/-). Win: 7/-. Place: 5/6; 8/6; 9/6.
Attendance: 29,910.
Winnerís colours: Red, yellow spots.