1959 Caulfield Cup

1959 CAULFIELD CUP
12 furlongs (Saturday, October 17)
Handicap of 12,000 pounds and 350 pound trophy.
First
: 8000 pounds; Second: 2250 pounds; Third: 1250 pounds; Fourth $500 pounds.
1 25-1 REGAL WENCH (br m 5y, About Maitre - Winval) Tr: W J Murrell 6.12 cd 7.0 T Dyer
2 7-1 SIR BLINK (br h 4y, Blue Coral - Inky) Tr: J Godby 9.2 Bill Williamson
3 4-1 fav TRELLIOS (br g 5y, Helios - Trellis) Tr: Bart Cummings 7.11 Neville Sellwood
Then followed:
4 16-1 Amanullah (blk g 5y, Faux Tirage - Poor Little Rich Girl) C C Rolls 7.7 cd 7.8 R Hutchison
5 10-1 Smokey Jane (b m 4y, Smokey Eyes - Bolero) J P Mulcahy 7.5 L Harbridge
6 12-1 Nether Gold (br g 7y, Rolled Gold - Netherlee) R Webster 7.10 F Treen
7 50-1 Tauri (b m 6y, Neapolitan - Mauve Star) J R Fryer 7.7 cd 7.11 K Mitchell
8 10-1 Webster (br g 4y, Blue Booklet - Melorna) Tommy Woodcock 9.1 G Lane
9 33-1 Dow Street (b g 4y, Wayside Inn - Rising Dough) J McMahon 7.5 K Ford
10 20-1 Auteuil (br g 6y, Royal Empire - Lass O'Gowrie) E F Silcock 7.10 A Burton
11 25-1 Moon Bridge (br g 4y, Busbridge - Moon Song) G H Heagney 7.7 D Coleman
12 8-1 Foxmara (br g 5y, Foxbridge - Clarashah) Tommy Smith 8.2 M Schumacher
13 12-1 Bardshah (blk g 4y, Royal Empire - Camshah) R C Stuart 8.8 N Selkrig
14 25-1 Young Idealist (br g 5y, Sabaean - Young Margaret) A R Sinclair 8.0 E Preston
15 20-1 Gabonia (blk g 4y, Gabador - Lavonia) R J Shaw 8.7 R Higgins
16 66-1 Parvo (br g 6y, Sandastre - Little Maud) D M Bradfield 7.8 R Kingston
17 25-1 Yeman (ch g 7y, Sabaean - Wardress) C M Jillings 9.0 J Purtell
18 25-1 Ringleader (blk c 3y, Damtar - Bonnet Box) L Walton 7.2 cd 7.4 K McNulty
19 20-1 Supertax (b h 5y, Khorassan - Blue Vixen) T C Alcock 8.11 W Skelton
20 33-1 Malarno (ch g 7y, Captain Fox - Sure Step) C Cerchi 8.0 B MacDonald
21 100-1 Dark Spot (blk g 5y, Summertime - Inky) Bob Hoysted 7.2 R Durey
22 200-1 Belle Vixen (b m 4y, Sweet William - Racefox) R Webster 7.5 R Lane
 
Scratched: Scenic Star. Won by: neck, neck. Time: 2:28.7. Track: good.
Barriers: 9-7-16. Judge's numbers: 23-1-11.
Tote Divs: Win: Regal Wench xxxx; Place: Regal Wench xxx; Sur Blink xxx; Trellios xxx.
Winner's colours: Black, yellow hoops, black sleeves, yellow cap.