1962 Cox Plate

1962 W.S. COX PLATE

10 furlongs (Saturday, October 27)
Group 1. Weight-For-Age. of 6000 pounds plus 250 pound trophy.
First: 4200 plus trophy; Second: 1080; Third: 480 pounds; Fourth: 240 pounds.
1 4-5 fav AQUANITA (br h 6y, Wateringbury (GB) - Reinita) Tr: Roy Shaw 9.4 Frank Moore
2 12-1 GRAND PRINT (b g 5y, Carbon Copy - Darling) Tr: Jack Besanko 9.4 Roy Higgins
3 11-4 NEW STATESMAN (b h 4y, Smokey Eyes (Ire.) - Wilma Joy) Tr: Brian Courtney 9.0 Geoff Lane
Then followed:
4 33-1 Royal Belltor (b g 4y, Coronation Boy (Ire.) - Bellivor Toy (GB) Ted Broadhurst 9.0 Pat Wallen
5 12-1 Le Storm (blk g 5y, Sun Storm (GB) - De La Salle) A V Evans 9.4 Jack Purtell
6 6-1 Tara's Pride (NZ) (br c 3y, Pride of Kildare (Ire.) - Fox Amber (NZ) R A Tudor 7.11 Billy Smith
 
All started. Won by: 1-1/2 length, 1 length. Time: 2:04.3. Track: good.
Barriers: 6-3-2. Judges numbers: 3-1-5.
Vic. TAB Divs: (for 5/-). Win: 10/-. Place: 7/-; 1/1/-. No third dividend.