1990 Caulfield Cup

1990 CAULFIELD CUP
2400 metres (Saturday, October 20)
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 11-2 fav SYDESTON (b/br g 5y, St. Briavels (GB) - Convatrice) Tr: Bob Hoysted 57kg Mick Dittman
2 40-1 WATER BOATMAN (Ire.) (ch g 7y, Main Reef (GB) - Sea Harrier (Ire.) Tr: David Hayes 56kg Peter Hutchinson
3 9-1 SHUZOHRA (NZ) (br m 6y, Tom's Shu (USA) - Harbor Flick (NZ) Tr: E B Skelton 54kg Larry Olsen
Then followed:
4 14-1 Donegal Mist (NZ) (b h 4y, Balmerino (NZ) - Our Illusion (NZ) G G Maynes 51 cd 51.5 G L Cooksley
5 10-1 Mickey's Town (NZ) (b h 7y, Icelandic (Ire.) - Walnor (Ire.) M T Sullivan 55 M T Coleman
6 66-1 Chaleyer (br m 5y, Covetous - Plady Glen) F B Lewis 52.5 G Willetts
7 25-1 Cheval Cavalier (br g 4y, Vite Cheval (NZ) - Leisurely) E F Cameron 49 cd 50 A Matthews
8 6-1 Just A Dancer (NZ) (ch h 4y, Star Way (GB) - Field Nymph (NZ) Graeme Rogerson 49.5 cd 50 J Cassidy
9 33-1 Tawrrific (NZ) (b h 6y, Tawfiq (USA) - Joyarty (NZ) Lee Freedman 56.5 M Clarke
10 25-1 Rough Habit (NZ) (b g 4y, Roughcast (USA) - Certain Habit (NZ) John Wheeler 53 R N Elliot
11 6-1 Royal Creation (NZ) (b g 5y, Vice Regal (NZ) - Celtic Spree (NZ) R C Verner 51.5 G J Childs
12 8-1 Solar Circle (NZ) (ch g 4y, Star Way (GB) - Neensie) Bart Cummings 53.5 R S Dye
13 80-1 Savage Toss (Arg) (br h 5y, Egg Toss (USA) - Sibaritante (Arg.) Lee Freedman 57 N Wilson
14 33-1 Prince Salieri (ch h 4y, Salieri (USA) - Caitie's Kingdom) Guy Walter 50.5 K Forrester
15 8-1 Ricochet Rosie (gr m 5y, Galveston (GB) - Winged Note) B D Playford 50 K Russell
16 20-1 Ray's Hope (NZ) (ch g 4y, Star Way (GB) - Belltello (NZ) R C Verner 52 H White
17 50-1 Livistona Lane (b g 5y, Belmont Bay (Ire.) - Flying Sunset) F W Mitchell 53 K Moses
18 50-1 Universal Ambition (b g 4y, Amyntor (Fr.) - Dark Tower (NZ) A M Williams 48.5 cd 49.5 G Murphy
 
Scratched: Flying Luskin, Our Poverty Bay. Won by: 1-3/4 lengths, 1 length. Time: 2:31.60 Track: slow.
Barriers: 5-10-3. Judge's numbers: 2-4-7.
Vic TAB Divs (for 50c): Win: Sydeston $3.15. Place: Sydeston $1.30, Water Boatman $2.90, Shuzohra $1.85. Quinella: $50.75. Trifecta: $894.20.
Winner's colours: Dark blue, pink hoops and cap.