1971 Caulfield Cup

1971 CAULFIELD CUP
12 furlongs (Saturday, October 16)
Handicap of $75,000 plus $1500 trophy.First: $52,500; Second: $13,500; Third: $6000; Fourth $3000.
1 7-2 fav GAY ICARUS (b g 4y, Icarus - Gay M'Selle) Tr: Cyril Beechey 9.2 Mick Mallyon
2 11-2 IGLOO (ch g 4y, Arctic Explorer - Silver Rod) Tr: A E Didham 8.5 Roy Higgins
3 9-1 BIG PHILOU (b/br g 6y, Le Filou - Pink Lady) Tr: Charlie Waymouth 8.13 Norman Waymouth
Then followed:
4 7-1 Gunsynd (gr h 4y, Sunset Hue - Woodie Wonder) Tommy Smith 8.13 G Moore
5 12-1 Arctic Symbol (b h 6y, Arctic Explorer - Star Symbol) D Moloney 8.9 P Hyland
6 25-1 Tails (ch h 6y, Dalray - Dolled Up) P J Murray 9.5 G Howard
7 7-1 Upstairs (b g 4y, Golden Plume - Star) B W Burke 7.11 R Setches
8 11-2 Beau Sovereign (NZ) (b c 3y, Sovereign Edition - Anne de Beaupre) Geoff Murphy 7.2 S Aitken
9 100-1 Genty's Pride (b/br m 6y, The Strolling Vagabond - Dundina)   7.7 B Gilders
10 125-1 Tavel (b g 5y, Alcimedes - Kadeika) Bart Cummings 8.11 G Pretty
11 100-1 Ahjay (NZ) (b g 5y, Better Honey - Ella) J W McGreal 8.13 P Haitana
12 12-1 Baghdad Note (NZ) (gr g 6y, Kurdistan - Fair Note) R Heasley 9.4 E J Didham
13 16-1 Lincoln's Inn (b g 4y, Test Case - Hush Money)   7.11 H White
14 20-1 Spectre (NZ) (ch g 6y, Arragon - Proud Spirit) J R Nash 8.3 B F Andrews
15 100-1 Brookby Hill (NZ) (br m 4y, Better Honey - Monica Dee) G K & W Sanders 7.13 J Stocker
16 12-1 Oncidon (b g 4y, Oncidium - Ena Harkness) Tommy Smith 8.5 K Langby
17 66-1 Jan's Beau (b g 4y, Head Hunter - Mary Gray)   8.8 F Reys
18 25-1 Latin Knight (ch c 3y, Latin Lover - Indian Song)   7.7 W Camer
 
Scratched: Skint Dip, Suttle. Won by: 2 lengths, 6 lengths. Time: 2:28.0. Track: good.
Barriers: 5-3-7. Judgeís numbers: 3-11-5.
Vic TAB Divs (for 50c): Win: Gay Icarus $2.60. Place: Gay Icarus $1.25, Igloo $1.35, Big Philou $1.50. Quinella: $9.65.
Winnerís colours: xxx.