1969 Cox Plate

1969 W.S. COX PLATE
10 furlongs (Saturday, October 25)

Group 1. Weight-For-Age. of $30,000 plus $600 trophy.
First: $21,000 plus trophy; Second: $5400; Third: $2400; Fourth: $1200.

1 7-2 DARYL'S JOY (NZ) (br c 3y, Stunning (GB) - Ruthla (NZ) Tr: S A Brown 7.11 Bob Skelton
2 7-4 fav BEN LOMOND (NZ) (br h 5y, Test Case (GB) - Jennifer Joy (NZ) Tr: J W Winder 9.4 Bob Lang
3 3-1 FILEUR (NZ) (br g 5y, Le Filou (Fr.) - Dulcie (NZ) Tr: Colin Hayes 9.4 John Stocker
Then followed:
4 8-1 Nausori (NZ) (b g 5y, Golden Plume (GB) - La Velle (NZ) A Ward 9.4 Des Lake
5 16-1 Crewman (b h 4y, Todman - Royal Lark) Angus Armnasco 9.0 Roy Higgins
6 20-1 Divide And Rule (NZ) (br c 3y, Alcimedes (GB) - Beehive (NZ) Neville Begg 7.11 Ray Setches
7 15-1 Tails (ch h 4y, Dalray (NZ) - Dolled Up) P J Murray 9.0 Mick Mallyon
8 33-1 Future (NZ) (br g 9y, Targui (Fr.) - Festive Air (NZ) Ken Hilton 9.4 Rodney Dawkins
9 50-1 Golden Sound (ch g 3y, Arivederci (GB) - Maid Of The Mist) J B Page 7.11 Billy Smith
10 200-1 Cardiff Prince (b h 4y, Welsh Border (GB) - Burnista) N J Forbes 9.0 John Miller
 
All started. Won by: 2-1/2 lengths, 2 lengths. Time: 2:05.4. Track: fast.
Barriers: 2-4-1. Judgeís numbers: 8-1-2.
Vic. TAB Divs: (for 50c.). Win: $2.60. Place: 90c, 65c, 75c.
Attendance: 36,610. Weather: Light overcast and warm.
Winnerís colours: Red, white stars, blue armbands and cap.