1983 Caulfield Cup

1983 CAULFIELD CUP
2400 metres (Saturday, October 15)
Group 1. Handicap of $252,000 & $2000 trophies.
First: $162,500 and trophies; Second: $50,000; Third: $25,000; Fourth: $12,500.
1 14-1 HAYAI (NZ) (br h 4y, Skyhawk II (GB) - Poppa's Girl) Tr: J R Lee 52.5kg Neville Voigt
2 6-1 COSSACK PRINCE (b h 4y, Sir Tristram (Ire.) - Mary (NZ) Tr: Jim Marconi 54.5kg Wayne Treloar
3 25-1 LA COCETTE (br m 4y, Estaminet (GB) - Coqueta) Tr: Tony Lopes 48.5kg Phillip Alderman
Then followed:
4 16-1 Trissaro (NZ) (b g 5y, Sir Tristram (Ire.) - Golden Glow (NZ) Bart Cummings 56.5 H White
5 6-1 Triumphal March (USA) (h h 6y, Avatar (USA) - Lilt (NZ) Colin Hayes 53 R J Skelton
6 11-2 fav Fountaincourt (NZ) (br g 5y, Pass The Bottle (USA) - Promahos (NZ) C W Kearns 56 N G Harris
7 15-1 Noble Heights (NZ) (b m 5y, Sir Tristram (Ire.) - Gold Heights (NZ) Neville Begg 50.5 R Quinton
8 50-1 Amarant (NZ) (b g 6y, In The Purple (Fr.) - Donna Frances (NZ) George Hanlon 52.5 R Heffernan
9 50-1 Holsam (ch g 4y, Holborn (Ire.) - Samantha Jane) Brian Ralph 49.5 N Barrett
10 12-1 Veloso (NZ) (b h 4y, Zamazaan (Fr.) - Top Of The Pops (NZ) M G Barnes 56.5 P Cook
11 20-1 Nostradamus (NZ) (ch g 4y, Aythorpe (Ire.) - Raingold (NZ) Graeme Rogerson 50.5 B Clements
12 12-1 Chiamare (br g 4y, Claude (Italy) - Elevena) Tommy Smith 52.5 L Dittman
13 14-1 Cool River (NZ) (br/blk h 4y, Riverton (Fr.) - Elevena) P M Burke 51 D Gauci
14 50-1 Home Maid (b m 4y, Ontonic (NZ) - Loani Star) Paul Perry 50.5 B S Compton
15 10-1 Chez Nous (blk g 5y, Comeram (Fr.) - Magnifique (NZ) Colin Hayes 51 M Clarke
16 40-1 Forward Charge (NZ) (b/br g 4y, Rangong (GB) - Always Rushing (FR) Tommy Smith 54 P Hyland
17 66-1 Together Again (NZ) (ch h 4y, Sir Tristram (Ire.) - Flush (NZ) Tommy Smith 50.5 D Beadman
Scratched: Showmeran, Been There, Makorby. Won by: 3-1/2 lengths, 1/2 head. Time: 2:38.8. Track: heavy.
Barriers: 9-7-6. Judge's numbers: 9-4-17.
Vic TAB Divs (for 50c): Win: Hayai $8.60. Place: Hayai $2.55, Cossack Prince $1.50, La Cocette $4.00. Quinella: $36.30. Trifecta: $3664.50.
Winner's colours: Green, pale blue halves, yellow cap.