1963 Caulfield Cup

1963 CAULFIELD CUP
12 furlongs (Saturday, October 19)
Handicap of 20,000 pounds plus 400 pound trophy.
First: 13,000 pounds; Second: 4000 pounds; Third: 2000 pounds; Fourth: 1000 pounds.
1 5-2 fav SOMETIME (b h 5y, Summertime - Nereid) Tr: L J Paterson 8.11 Billy Pyers
2 66-1 GATUM GATUM (b g 5y, Star of Baroda - Certa Ceta) Tr: H G Heagney 7.12 Pat Hyland
3 9-1 GRANT PRINT (b g 6y, Carbon Copy - Darling) Tr: J Besanko 9.4 Jack Purtell
Then followed:
4 10-1 Summer Regent (br g 5y, Summertime - Mavena) R T Cotter 8.3 J Riordan
5 33-1 My Contact (b g 6y, Contact - My Folly) W C Winder 7.10 W A Smith
6 15-1 Straight Irish (br g 7y, Pride of Kildare - Te March) J C Coffey 7.9 G Edge
7 33-1 Gay Filou (br g 5y, Le Filou - Dulcie) A H Lawson 7.8 P Wallen
8 12-1 King Brian (br h 5y, Lepidoptic - Irish Waters) B J Andrews 8.10 R Williams
9 15-1 Coppelius (br h 4y, Empyrean - Pineapple Poil) B Courtney 8.12 G Lane
10 20-1 Meadow Earl (ch g 6y, Enghien - Blodwen) O M Lynch 7.3 cd 7.4 R Kingston
11 40-1 Baroda Gleam (br h 7y, Star of Baroda - Lady Chatterley) L J Felmingham 7.12 D Coleman
12 50-1 Rio David (b g 5y, Rio Fe - Stage Act) F J Stent 8.2 A Burton
13 8-1 Craftsman (br c 3y, Better Boy - Blue Gipsy) Andy White 7.0 cd 7.4 F Treen
14 40-1 Mamburdi (b g 5y, Globe of Light - Affinity) P Burke 8.11 J Wakker
15 50-1 Comicquita (blk h 6y, Comic Court - Chiquita) xxx 8.1 L Coles
16 10-1 Lei (br m 4y, Summertime - Sunkist Flower) Eric Ropiha 8.0 R J Skelton
17 25-1 Rosie Sun (b c 3y, Good Brandy - Jambo Rose) E B Beck 7.2 cd 7.5 S Cassidy
18 100-1 Polar Light (b h 4y, Double Bore - Courtesy) W J Murrell 7.7 T Dyer
19 100-1 Lucky Concession (blk m 6y, Midway Magic Lass) xxx 7.3 R Durey
20 10-1 Summer Fiesta (b g 3y, Summertime - Fair Lynn) Tommy Smith 7.7 G Podmore
 
Scratched: Ennis, Ribbnwood, Tambula, Prince Ming. Won by: 4 lengths, neck. Time: 2:28.1. Track: fast.
Barriers: 2-4-17. Judge's numbers: 4-13-1.
Tote Divs: Win: Sometime 1/-/-. Place: Sometime 11/-; Gatum Gatum; 3/9/6, Grand Print 19/6.
Winner's colours: Royal blue and white diamonds, red sleeves and cap.