1980 Caulfield Cup

1980 CAULFIELD CUP
2400 metres (Saturday, October 18)
Group 1. Handicap of $200,000 & $5000 trophy.First: $130,000 and trophy; Second: $40,000; Third: $20,000; Fourth: $10,000.
1 50-1 MING DYNASTY (ch/gr g 7y, Planet Kingdom - Chow Mien) Tr: Bart Cummings 58kg Midge Didham
2 5-1 HYPERNO (b/br g 7y, Rangong - Mikarla) Tr: Bart Cummings 59kg Harry White
3 11-4 fav KINGSTON TOWN (blk g 4y, Bletchingly - Ada Hunter) Tr: Tommy Smith 60kg Malcom Johnston
Then followed:
4 16-1 Cosmic Planet (ch c 3y, Planet Kingdom - Delightful Girl) Tommy Smith 46 W Harris
5 33-1 Yashmak (b g 7y, Zamazaan - Glorytime) Colin Hayes 55 J Miller
6 33-1 Star Dynasty (gr h 4y, Planet Kingdom - Chow Mien) Neville Begg 50.5 R Quinton
7 50-1 Our Epilogue (NZ) (b g 5y, Balios - Finish) G L Warwick 53.5 R J Skelton
8 50-1 Cubacade (NZ) (b g 7y, Alvaro - Robin Marie) D N Couchman 53 J Walker
9 12-1 My Brown Jug (NZ) (br h 4y, Godavari - Pease) P H Jones 56 R Higgins
10 40-1 Regimental Honour (br h 5y, Seventh Hussar - Proud Pundit) E H Hicking 54.5 G Hall
11 25-1 Brindisi (br g 4y, Village Square - Miss Italy) Brian Mayfield-Smith 52.5 R Selkrig
12 10-1 Bit Of A Skite (NZ) (ch h 6y, Showoff II - Bold Vink) O M Lynch 54.5 G A Ryan
13 25-1 Brava Jeannie (NZ) (gr m 4y, Battle Waggon - Bravata) Geoff Murphy 52 M Goreham
14 10-1 Big Print (NZ) (br h 4y, My Friend Paul - Big Dee) Andy White 54.5 P Jarman
15 50-1 Lowan Star (br/blk m 4y, Biscay - Ursula Lauderdale) Tommy Smith 51.5 W Treloar
16 66-1 Bold Diplomat (NZ) (b h 4y, Diplomatic Agent - Fairview Park) R G Chapman 52.5 G Willetts
17 20-1 Mr. Independent (b h 4y, Boucher - Acclaim) Jim Moloney 53 P Hyland
 
Scratched: Watney, Waitangarua. Won by: 1-1/4 lengths, long neck. Time: 2:28.7. Track: xxxx.
Barriers: 13-2-7. Judge's numbers: 3-2-1.
Vic TAB Divs (for 50c): Win: Ming Dynasty $14.40. Place: Ming Dynasty $3.45, Hyperno $1.15, Kingston Town $1.15. Quinella: $26.30. Trifecta: $690.70.
Winner's colours: Grey, red maltese cross, red cap.