1974 Caulfield Cup

1974 CAULFIELD CUP
2400 metres (Saturday, October 19)
Handicap of $112,500 plus $2500 trophy. First: $78,750 and $2500 trophy; Second: $20,250; Third: $9000; Fourth : $4500.
1 9-4 fav LEILANI (NZ) (br m 4, Oncidium - Lei) Tr: Bart Cummings 52kg Mick Mallyon
2 66-1 BROADWAY HIT (b/br g 5, Sovereign Edition - Hello Dolly) Tr: Tommy Smith 52kg Stan Aitken
3 7-1 TURFCUTTER (NZ) (br g 5, Oncidium - Entrancing Belle) Tr: R C Verner 53kg D Peake
Then followed:
4 40-1 Gay Icarus (b g 7y, Icarus - Gay M'Selle) Tony Lopes 58.5 R J Hall
5 25-1 Pilfer (NZ) (b g 6y, Le Filou - Hathaway) Colin Hayes 54 M Goreham
6 14-1 Igloo (NZ) (ch g 7y, Arctic Explorer - Silver Rod) Tommy Smith 59 E J Didham
7 140-1 Lord Metric (NZ) (ch h 4y, Persian Garden - Blue Sprite) M E Ritchie 52 G Willetts
8 14-1 Grand Scale (NZ) (br g 6y, Gigantic - Toi Poi) M L Willmott 53.5 P Trotter
9 16-1 Asgard (br g 6y, Hermes - Belle Time) Bart Cummings 56 P Cook
10 6-1 Arama (b h 4y, Oncidium - Flue) Ernie Ewert 50 H White
11 25-1 Princess Eulogy (NZ) (ch m 6y, Hasty Cloud - Lady Eulogy) S A Brown 51.5 M Baker
12 8-1 Go Fun (NZ) (ch h 5y, Almides - Our Fun) P J Murray 54.5 A Mulley
13 16-1 Nandalie Lass (ch m 4y, Power House - Noojee) J B McCarthy 51.5 P Hyland
PU 7-1 Leica Lover (b g 4y, Latin Lover - Miss Valeica) Bart Cummings 56.5 R Higgins
PU 25-1 High Sail (NZ) (br h 4y, Masthead - Taringa) Tom Hughes Sr 53 A Erhart
 
Scratched: Gala Supreme, Citadel, Taras Bulba, Gay Master, Oopil. Won by: 2-3/4 lengths, 2-1/4 lengths. Time: 2:38.3. Track: heavy.
Barriers: 7-4-3. Judgeís numbers: 13-12-11.
Vic TAB Divs (for 50c) : Win: Leilani $1.90. Place: Leilani 95c, Broadway Hit $6.55, Turfcutter 95c.
Winnerís colours: Royal blue, white sash, red sleeves, royal blue cap.