1971 Cox Plate

1971 W.S. COX PLATE

10 furlongs (Saturday, October 23)
Group 1. Weight-For-Age. of $30,000 plus $600 trophy
First: $21,000 plus trophy; Second: $5400; Third: $2400; Fourth: $1200.
1 12-1 TAUTO (b/br g 6y, Good Brandy (GB) - San Patricia) Tr: R M Agnew 9.4 Len Hill
2 11-4 fav IGLOO (NZ) (ch g 4y, Arctic Explorer (GB) - Silver Rod (NZ) Tr: A E Didham 9.0 Midge Didham
3 8-1 BEAU SOVEREIGN (NZ) (b c 3y, Sovereign Edition (Ire.) - Anne de Beaupre (NZ) Tr: Geoff Murphy 7.11 Alan Trevena
Then followed:
4 4-1 Gunsynd (gr h 4y, Sunset Hue - Woodie Wonder) Tommy Smith 9.0 Roy Higgins
5 9-2 Rajah Sahib (NZ) (br h 6y, Pakistan II (GB) - Gay Princess (NZ) P J Hayes 9.4 Mick Mallyon
6 15-1 Tails (ch h 6y, Dalray (NZ) - Dolled Up) P J Murray 9.4 G Howard
7 9-2 Classic Kingdom (NZ) (b c 3y, Persian Garden II (GB) - Angelet (NZ) S A Brown 7.11 Ron Quinton
8 16-1 Silver Knight (NZ) (gr h 4y, Alcimedes (GB) - Cuban Fox (NZ) S A Brown 9.0 Harry White
9 33-1 Crown Law (NZ) (b h 6y, Byland (GB) - Royal Serena (NZ) S A Brown 9.4 Brian Gilders
10 66-1 Royal Shah (ch h 5y, Proper Pride (GB) - Persian Doll) Tommy Smith 9.4 Ray Setches
11 16-1 Haarle (ch c 3y, Niksar (Fr.) - Mary Major) George Hanlon 7.11 Stan Aitken
12 33-1 Not Again (NZ) (b g 5y, Gigantic (GB) - Fair Ticket (NZ) Merv Ritchie 9.4 Frank Reys
13 200-1 Gallic Temple (ch g 5y, Gaul (GB) - Pagoda) A Ward 9.4 Ron Hall
 
Scratched: Big Filou. Won by: 1/2 length, 1 length. Time: 2:03.9. Track: good.
Barriers: 4-5-11. Judge’s numbers: 8-10-12.
Vic. TAB Divs: (for 50c). Win: $7.25. Place: $2.15, 70c, $1.95. Quinella: $20.15.
Attendance: 37,450. Weather: Overcast with the odd shower.
Winner’s colours: Grey, red and blue diamond.