1960 Cox Plate

1960 W.S. COX PLATE

10 furlongs (Saturday, October 22)
Group 1. Weight-For-Age. of 5200 pounds plus 300 pound trophy.
First: 3500 plus trophy; Second: 1000; Third: 500 pounds; Fourth: 200 pounds.
1 2-1 fav TULLOCH (NZ) (b h 6y, Khorrassan (Ire.) - Florida (NZ) Tr: Tommy Smith 9.4 Neville Sellwood
2 3-1 DHAULAGIRI (br h 4y, High Peak (GB) - Solar Circle) Tr: Brian Courtney 9.0 Geoff Lane
3 14-1 PERSIAN LYRIC (ch c 3y, Persian Book (GB) - Lyrical Lass) Tr: J W Cook 7.11 Ron Hutchinson
Then followed:
4 20-1 Howsie (NZ) (ch g 4y, Howe (NZ) - Adios (NZ) P Burgess 9.0 Bill Williamson
5 8-1 Ma Cherie (NZ) (br m 5y, Faux Tirage (GB) - Veine d'Or (NZ) A R Bearle 8.13 D Weir
6 9-2 Sky High (b c 3y, Star Kingdom (Ire.) - Flight's Daughter) Jack Green 7.11 Billy Camer
7 33-1 Le Storm (br c 3y, Sun Storm (GB) - De La Salle) J Davis 7.11 George Podmore
8 12-1 Nilarco (b g 4y, Nilo (GB) - Redeswood) R G Chapman 9.0 Jack Purtell
9 33-1 Valerius (br h 5y, Delville Wood (GB) - Eternal City (GB) F J Dalton 9.4 Jack Thompson
10 20-1 Grand Garry (br g 5y, Dalray (NZ) - Lanky Lass) Tommy Smith 9.4 Pat Glennon
11 33-1 Samson (b c 3y, Nilo (GB) - Hora (GB) Tony Lopes 7.11 cd 7.12 Alan Burton
12 100-1 On Line (b g 7y, Chateau Roussel (GB) - Straight Putt (GB) F McGrath 9.4 B Howlett
13 100-1 Red Wind (b h 5y, Emperor (Fr.) - Light Lady (Ire.) R G Mills 9.4 Roy Higgins
14 200-1 Demeter (b m 5y, Beaux Walk (GB) - Caringar) Ross Dini 8.13 Jim Johnson
15 25-1 Liqueur (b c 3y, Good Brandy (GB) - Sweet Dianne) Brian Courtney 7.11 Billy Smith
 
All started. Won by: 1/2 length, 3 lengths. Time: 2:01.1. (Australian record). Track: fast.
Barriers: 15-1-5. Judge's numbers: 1-7-15.
Tote Divs: (for 5/-). Win: 13/-. Place: 7/6; 8/-; 1/-/-.
Attendance: 50,670. Weather: Perfect.
Winnerís colours: Red and white stripes, black sleeves and cap.