1984 Cox Plate

1984 W.S. COX PLATE
2050 metres (Saturday, October 27)
Group I. 3YO&Up. Weight-For-Age of $500,000 plus $6000 trophies.
First: $321,000 & trophies; Second: $98,800; Third: $49,400; Fourth: $24,700.
1 8-11 fav RED ANCHOR (NZ)

(ch c 3y, Sea Anchor (Ire.) - Decoy Girl (GB)

Tr: Tommy Smith 48.5kg Mick Dittman
2 33-1 STREET CAFE

(b c 3y, Lunchtime (GB) - Tod Lass)

Tr: Theo Green 48.5kg Brendan Clements
3 20-1 KING DELAMERE (NZ)

(b h 4y, Balmerino (NZ) - Battle Eve (NZ)

Tr: Jack McGreal 57kg Bob Skelton
Then followed:
4 10-1 Lord Of Camelot

(b/br c 3y, Mighty Kingdom- Our Legend)

R McGuinness 48.5 D Gauci
5 8-1 Riverdale (NZ)

(br g 4y, Riverton (Fr.) - Showstepper (NZ)

N R Ward 57 N Baker
6 25-1 King Phoenix (NZ)

(b g 4y, Amyntor (Fr.) - Sanctimonious (Ire.)

T R Howe 57 P Hyland
7 25-1 Mr Ironclad (NZ)

(gr/blk h 4y, One Pound Sterling (GB) - Vicksburg)

R E Hoysted 57 P Jarman
8 11-2 Beechcraft (NZ)

(b h 4y, Sea Anchor (Ire.) - Sky (NZ)

C S Hayes 57 B Thomson
9 14-1 Librici (NZ)

(b g 4y, Imperial Seal (GB) - Blondie (NZ)

J W Winder 57 W Robinson
10 250-1 Admiral Lincoln (NZ)

(b/br h 4y, Sir Tristram (NZ) - Clandara (NZ)

G T Murphy 59 G Willetts
11 200-1 Eastern Bay (NZ)

(ch m 4y, Princely Note (GB) - Ashling (NZ)

N C Begg 54.5 G Hall
12 33-1 Kiwi Slave (USA)

(b h 7y, Torsion (USA) - Buckland Bird (USA)

C S Hayes 59 M Clarke
13 25-1 Al Dwain (NZ)

(b g 7y, Palm Beach (Fr.) - Miss Puckle (NZ)

T G Autridge 59 H White
14 200-1 Oxberry Way

(ch g 3y, Vice Regal (NZ) - Enticing (Fr.)

J B Cummings 4.85 R Heffernan
 
All started. Won by: 3/4 length, 1-3/4 length. Time: 2:03.70. (Track record). Track: fast.
Barriers: 4-7-1. Judgeís numbers: 11-13-8.
Vic. TAB Divs: (for 50c). Win: 95c. Place: 65c, $3.80, $1.60. Quinella: $22.55. Trifecta: $375.65..
Attendance: 23,413. Weather: Fine and mild.
Winnerís colours: Orange, black crossed sashes and sleeves, orange and black quartered cap.