1958 Cox Plate

1958 W.S. COX PLATE

10 furlongs (Saturday, October 25)
Group 1. Weight-For-Age. of 5200 pounds plus 325 pound trophy.
First: 3500 plus trophy; Second: 1000; Third: 500 pounds; Fourth: 200 pounds.
1 33-1 YEMAN (NZ) (ch g 6y, Sabaean (GB) - Wardress (NZ) Tr: Larry Wiggins 9.4 Les Whittle
2 25-1 STORMY PASSAGE (br c 3y, Sun Storm (GB) - Crown Appeal) Tr: Bart Cummings 7.11 cd 7.12 G Alstrope
3 8-1 MASTER RANE (ch c 3y, Sans Tache (GB) - Lerane) Tr: Fred Hoysted 7.11 A Yeomans
Then followed:
4 2-1 fav Prince Darius (ch g 4y, Persian Book (GB) - Lyrical Lass) J W Cook 9.0 George Moore
5 9-2 Webster (br g 3y, Blue Booklet (GB) - Melorna) Tommy Woodcock 7.11 Ron Hutchinson
6 20-1 Gay Saba (NZ) (b g 4y, Sabaean (GB) - Dunmurry (NZ) H Wolters 9.0 cd 9.2 Reg Heather
7 8-1 San Remo (ch g 3y, Valbridge (Ire.) - Boontime) D A Osborne 7.11 cd 7.13 B V Hall
8 12-1 White Hills (ch g 5y, High Peak (GB) - Fiorenzo) E F Silcock 9.4 Noel McGrowdie
9 3-1 Jordan (br/blk c 3y, Star Of Baroda (GB) - Chariot) T A Jenner 7.11 Neville Sellwood
10 100-1 High Value (ch g 9y, Dhoti (GB) - Dunloe) P Homann 9.4 Pat Glennon
 
Scratched: Caranna, Dawkie. Won by: 1 length, 3 lengths. Time: 2:16.4. Track: heavy.
Barriers: 1-5-6. Judge's numbers: 2-11-9.
Tote Divs: (for 5/-). Win: 8/2/-. Place: 1/17/6; 1/10/6; 12/-.
Attendance: 37,380. Weather: Unsettled.
Winnerís colours: Red, grey maltese cross.