1944 Caulfield Cup

1944 CAULFIELD CUP
12 furlongs (Saturday, October 21)
Handicap of 6500 pounds plus 150 war bond.
First: 5000 pounds plus 150 pound war bond; Second: 1000 pounds; Third: 500 pounds; Fourth: 250 pounds.
1 8-1 eq fav COUNSEL (br g 7y, Law Maker - Open Mind) Tr: R Webster 8.12 Scobie Breasley
2 8-1 eq fav LAWRENCE (br h 4y, Law Maker - Gay Element) Tr: L Robertson 9.3 Bill Williamson
3 50-1 HUNTINGDALE (ch h 5y, Solar Bear - Tourmente) Tr: T Lewis 7.4 A Cooper
Then followed::
4 20-1 Bootle (b c 3y, Enfield - Miss Devlin) E J Willmott 6.10 cd 6.12 T Hoppo
5 20-1 Spearmain (b h 6y, Manitoba - Celia) J Fryer 7.10 D McDonald
6 33-1 Twovals (ch m 5y, Radiant Chief - Lady Valerie) Fred Hoysted 8.0 H Badger
7 100-1 Cellini (ch g 7y, Ornamentation - Rondelle) F Manning Jr 7.0 H Hall
8 14-1 Nagation (br h 5y, Assignation - Nagiti) H W Gabell 8.0 S Ralph
9 8-1 e f Claudette (br/blk m 7y, David - Crowfoot) D McRae 8.2 J O'Brien
10 100-1 Helianthe (br m 5y, Hellespont - Flower of Egypt) W K Jeffrey 6.7 cd 7.0 T Unkovich
11 20-1 Centenary (b g 6y, The Buzzard - Kaditcha) H Hilton 7.12 cd 7.13 A Dewhirst
12 66-1 Saint Warden (b g 8y, Lord Warden - Halo) J Nicholson 8.4 H McCloud
13 14-1 Simmering (b m 4y, Hellespont - Geyser) L Robertson 8.9 J Neale
14 20-1 Neutron (br g 7y, Manitoba - Golden Warbler) T Lewis 7.10 H Morris
15 25-1 Dominate (b/br g 5y, Phaleron Bay - Martial Lady) P Muschialli 7.12 C Sanderson
16 200-1 Codicil (b g 4y, Enfield - Beneficiary) H Freedman 7.0 cd 7.3 H White
17 50-1 Liberal Knight (br g 6y, Liberal - Brief) G Redden 7.2 cd 7.4 N Powell
18 20-1 Tea Cake (br g 5y, Manitoba - Avert) P B Quinlan 8.5 V Hartney
19 33-1 Lugano (br g 6y, John James - Bucentaure) F Garland 7.6 cd 7.9 S Martin
20 50-1 Azores (b g 6y, The Buzzard - Sereform) L Duff 8.0 R Heather
21 100-1 Temple Chief (ch g 7y, Pantheon - Pistyll) E J Willmott 8.0 R Finger
22 33-1 Field Balloon (ch g 5y, Enfield - Roscrea's Balloon) S B Ferguson 7.2 cd 7.4 E Preston
23 100-1 Manstar (b g a, Manfred - Starlips) J Pearson 6.12 cd 7.0 W Beresford
24 100-1 Tranquil Star (ch m 7y, Gay Lothario - Lone Star) R Cameron 9.1 K Smith
25 50-1 Clayton (b h 5y, The Buzzard - Forcenell) R Roach 7.0 cd 7.2 J Gilmore
26 100-1 Fairway Freddie (b g 7y, Pantheon - Credit) T Lewis 7.6 J Crilley
27 200-1 Action (b g 4y, Actor - Doranne) P J Kearns 8.5 J Purtell
28 100-1 Florin (ch g 7y, Christopher Robin - Coinage) L J Doyle 7.10 O Phillips
 
Scratched: Malt Brew. Won by: neck, 1/2 length. Time: 2:29.5. Track: xxx
Barriers: 16-12-20. Judge's numbers: 3-1-21.
Tote Divs: Win: Counsel xxxx; Place: Counsel xxxx; Lawrence xxxx; Huntingdale xxxx..
Winner's colours: White, red spots, sleeves and cap.