1982 Caulfield Cup

1982 CAULFIED CUP
2400 metres (Saturday, October 16)
Group 1. Handicap of $252,000 & $2000 trophies.
First: $162,500 and trophies; Second: $50,000; Third: $25,000; Fourth: $12,500.
1 20-1 GURNER'S LANE (NZ) (ch g 4y, Sir Tristram (Ire.) - Taiona (NZ) Tr: Geoff Murphy 53.5kg Brent Thomson
2 20-1 GALA MASCOT (b h 4y, Gala Crest - Bay Girl) Tr: Geoff Murphy 49kg Kevin Forrester
3 8-1 VELOSO (NZ) (b c 3y, Zamazaan (Fr.) - Top Of The Pops (NZ) Tr: Neville Begg 48kg Ron Quinton
Then followed:
4 9-1 Carringbush (ch h 5y, Cerreto (Ire.) - Stellaria (NZ) Ray Hutchins 54 R Heffernan
5 66-1 Port Carling (b h 5y, Charlton (GB) - Blue Elite) Tommy Smith 51 M Pay
6 15-1 Silver Bounty (NZ) (gr/blk h 5y, Karayar (GB) Rauriki (NZ) Gary Carson 57.5 E Didham
7 6-1 fav Grosvenor (NZ) (b c 3y, Sir Tristram (Ire.) - My Tricia (NZ) Geoff Murphy 47 B Clements
8 8-1 Cossack Prince (NZ) (b c 3y, Sir Tristram (Ire.) - Mary (NZ) Jim Marconi 46 M Clarke
9 50-1 Paraparap (b m 5y, Manihi - Renounce) Ray Lawson 50.5 N Barrett
10 20-1 Astrolin (NZ) (b g 6y, Alvaro (GB) - Beautiful Dreamer (NZ) Wayne Walters 49.5 P Alderman
11 66-1 Queen's Road (NZ) (b m 4y, Sir Tristram (Ire.) - Abrego) Tommy Hughes Sr 52 A Cooper
12 13-2 Birchwood (ch h 4y, Exalt (GB) - Silver Flame (GB) B W Elkington 53.5 H White
13 14-1 Lancelotto (NZ) (ch g 4y, Zamazaan (Fr.) - Piacene (NZ) Tommy Smith 50 W Harris
14 12-1 Just A Dash (b g 5y, Whiskey Road (USA) - Native Lass (NZ) Tommy Smith 57.5 P Cook
15 25-1 Wellington Road (NZ) (b/br g 5y, Amalgam (USA) - Urupukapuka (NZ) N R Dawson 48.5 B Andrews
16 20-1 Lady Ice (b m 5y, Rock Roi (GB) - Bella Rosa) Bob Hoysted 47 cd 47.5 D Brereton
17 25-1 Brewery Boy (br h 4y, Lorenzaccio (Ire.) - Amatrice (NZ) Tommy Smith 55.5 G Willetts
18 16-1 Sheraco (ch m 4y, Lord Dudley - Chellissa (NZ) Bart Cummings 51.5 J Stocker
 
Scratched: Centricity, My Sir Avon. Won by: 5 lengths, 3 lengths. Track: slow.
Barriers: 6-1-14. Judge's numbers: 6-13-15.
Vic TAB Divs (for 50c): Win: Gurner's Lane $7.55. Place: Gurner's Lane $2.30, Gala Mascot $4.25, Veloso $1.85. Quinella: $98.40. Trifecta: $6199.70.
Winner's colours: Blue, gold armbands and cap.