1988 Caulfield Cup

1988 FOSTER'S CAULFIELD CUP
2400 metres (Saturday, October 15)
Group 1. Handicap of $1,000,000 and $3000 trophy.
First: $650,000 plus trophy; Second: $200,000; Third: $100,000; Fourth: $50,000.
1 50-1 IMPOSERA (ch m 4y, Imposing - Calera (NZ) Tr: R S McDonald 51kg Brian York
2 12-1 CONGRESSMAN (ch h 5y, Ksar (GB) - Approvetor) Tr: George Hanlon 52.5kg Darren Gauci
3 7-1 AUTHAAL (USA) (b 6y, Shergar (Ire.) - Galletto (USA) Tr: Colin Hayes 57kg Michael Clarke
Then followed:
4 5-1 It's Candide (NZ) (b m 4y, Sound Reason (Can.) - Country Flower (NZ) G J Haigh 51.5 R N Elliot
5 16-1 Bocatower (GB) (b h 5y, Tyrnavos (GB) - Orange Silk (GB) John Meagher 52 G Hall
6 100-1 Mr. Danamite (ch g 4y, Best Western - Honey Queen (NZ) Bob Hoysted 50 R Heffernan
7 10-1 Apollo Run (NZ) (ch g 4y, Gay Apollo (GB) - Veronica Scarlett (GB) Colin Alderson 50.5 S D Marshall
8 50-1 Lord Hybrow (NZ) (br g 7y, Trictrac (Fr.) - Micheline (NZ) N McBurney 55.5 K Moses
9 20-1 Bravery (br m 4y, Zephyr Zip (NZ) - Front Stage (USA) Brian Mayfield-Smith 51.5 K Russell
10 20-1 Fair Sir (NZ) (b h 5y, Sir Tristram (Ire.) - Fairy Walk (NZ) B O'Malley 55.5 C Dinn
11 16-1 Full At Last (br/blk h 4y, Full On Aces - Life At Last (Ire.) John Sadler 52 H White
12 66-1 Round The World (NZ) (b m 5y, Sea Anchor (Ire.) - La Mascarade (NZ) Bart Cummings 53 L Olsen
13 12-1 Lady Liberty (NZ) (b m 4y, Noble Bijou (USA) - Yvette (NZ) Brian Mayfield-Smith 51.5 B Thomson
14 25-1 Algonquin Club (b g 6y, Shining Finish (GB) - Art Nouveau) B Lockwood 52.5 N Barker
15 20-1 Water Boatman (Ire.) (ch g 5y, Main Reef (GB) - Sea Harrier (Ire.) Colin Hayes 54 A G Clarke
16 7-2 fav Sky Chase (NZ) (br h 4y, Star Way (GB) - Vice Reine (NZ) Bart Cummings 54 J Marshall
17 13-2 Balciano (NZ) (b/br h 5y, Balmerino (NZ) - Deciana (NZ) N Voight 54.5 P Cook
18 100-1 Serestrina (NZ) (br m 4y, In The Purple (Fr.) - Deciana (NZ) G J Haigh 49.5 cd 50.5 G Willetts
 
Scratched: Celtic Spirit, Zamakina. Won by: 1 lengths, 1-1/4 lengths. Time: 2:29.40. Track: fast.
Barriers: 3-4-1. Judge's numbers: 15-8-1.
Vic TAB Divs (for 50c): Win: Imposera $26.55. Place: Imposera $6.55, Congressman $1.70, Authaal $1.60. Quinella: $219.90. Trifecta: $3581.55.
Winner's colours: xxxx.