1975 Cox Plate

1975 W.S. COX PLATE

2050 metres (Saturday, October 25)

Group 1. Weight-For-Age. of $125,000 plus $600 trophy.
First: $87,500 plus trophies; Second: $22,500; Third: $10,000; Fourth: $5000.
1 7-1 FURY'S ORDER (NZ) (ch h 5y, Indian Order (GB) - Our Fury (NZ) Tr: W McEwan 59kg Brent Thomson
2 25-1 KIWI CAN (NZ) (b g 7y, Hasty Cloud (Ire.) - Naughty Ngaire (NZ) Tr: F R Beguely 59kg Bob Lang
3 7-1 ANALIGHT (NZ) (ch m 4y, All a'Light II (GB)- Olwyn Ann (NZ) Tr: Cyril Beechley 54.5kg Pat Trotter
Then followed:
4 10-1 Taras Bulba (NZ) (b g 4y, Oncidium (GB) - Entrancing Belle (NZ) George Hanlon 57 Gary Willetts
5 6-1 fav Wave King (NZ) (ch g 6y, Crest Of the Wave (GB) - Queen's Romance (NZ) Jim Hely 59 M Baker
6 9-1 Dalrello (b h 5y, Aloe (Ire.) - Delegraphy) J J Atkins 59 Larry Olsen
7 20-1 Our Cavalier (br c 3y, Pandour (GB) - Wooroolah) E A Bell 49.5 Doug Messingham
8 12-1 Denise's Joy (b f 3y, Seventh Hussar (Fr.) - Fun For All) Tommy Smith 47 Kevin Langby
9 8-1 Caboul (br c 3y, Dignitas(USA) - Gipsy Dell) Tony Lopes 49.5 Midge Didham
10 20-1 Prince Of All (NZ) (b c 3y, Oncidium (GB) - Aristocracy (NZ) Bart Cummings 49.5 John Duggan
11 7-1 Rafique (NZ) (b c 3y, Oncidium (GB) - Amie (NZ) Bart Cummings 49.5 Harry White
12 7-1 Zambari (NZ) (b g 8y, Pakistan II (GB) - Cyfort (NZ) Tommy Smith 59 John Stocker
PU 8-1 Plush (NZ) (gr h 4y, Sovereign Edition (Ire.) - Unpainted (NZ) Tony Lopes 57 Pat Hyland
 
All started. Won by: 1 length, 8 lengths. Time: 2:20.4. Track: heavy.
Barriers: 6-9-13. Judgeís numbers.: 1-2-8.
Vic. TAB Divs: (for 50c). Win: $4.25. Place: $1.85, $3.05, $1.50. Quinella: $45.80. Trifecta: $391.60.
Attendance: 28,760. Weather: Wet, with north west wind. #Meeting was abandoned after the race was run.
Winnerís colours: Pale blue, black band, gold cap.