1964 Cox Plate

1964 W.S. COX PLATE

10 furlongs (Saturday, October 24)
Group 1. Weight-For-Age. of 10,000 pounds plus 300 pound trophy.
First: 7000 pounds plus trophy; Second: 1800 pounds; Third: 800 pounds; Fourth: 400 pounds.
1 11-2 SIR DANE (br h 4y, Summertime (GB) - Casa (NZ) Tr: Roy Shaw 9.0 Roy Higgins
2 4-1 CONTEMPLER (br h 4y, Osborne (Fr.) - Yes And No) Tr: L M Armfield 9.0 Jim Johnson
3 5-1 NICOPOLIS (br h 5y, Landau (Ire.) - Ballater Belle) Tr: Des Judd 9.4 Brian Gilders
Then followed:
4 7-1 Our Fun (NZ) (ch m 4y, Chatsworth II (GB) - Tenderfoot (NZ) W Accola 8.9 Ernie Sellers
5 5-2 fav Strauss (b c 3y, Pipe Of Peace (GB) - Orchestra) Jack Green 7.11 Des Lake
6 20-1 Sometime (NZ) (b g 5y, Summertime (GB) - Nereid (NZ) L J Patterson 9.4 Pat Wallen
7 16-1 Count Radiant (NZ) (br g 5y, Count Rendered (GB) - Radiant Praise) Tommy Smith 9.4 Pat Hyland
8 10-1 Reveille (b f 3y, Star Kingdom (Ire.) - Emulation (NZ) Jack Green 7.6 Billy Smith
9 50-1 Pablo Star (ch c 3y, Edmundo (GB) - Condenser) Tony Lopes 7.11 John Stocker
10 66-1 Gatum Gatum (br g 6y, Star Of Baroda (GB) - Certa Cesa) H G Heagney 9.4 Noel Mifflin
11 80-1 Blue Lodge (NZ) (br h 7y, Blueskin II (GB) - Nimvir (NZ) D N McInnes 9.4 C MacLaughlan
 
Scratched: Bon Filou. Summer Regent (late scratching). Won by: 4 lengths, 2-1/2 lengths. Time: 2:03.9. Track: good.
Barriers: 5-4-7. Judgeís numbers: 8-9-2.
Vic. TAB Divs: (for 5/-). Win: 1/5/-. Place: 11/-; 10/6; 12/6.
Attendance: 39,490. Weather: Fine with the occasional light showers.
Winnerís colours: White, black spots, red armbands, red and white cap.