1993 Cox Plate

1993 W.S. COX PLATE

2040 metres (Saturday, October 23)
Group 1. 3YO&Up. Weight-For-Age. of $1,500,000 and $6500 trophies.
First: $975,000 and trophies; Second: $300,000; Third: $135,000; Fourth: $60,000; Fifth: $30,000.
1 4-1 THE PHANTOM CHANCE (NZ) (ch g 4y, Noble Bijou (USA) - The Fantasy (NZ) Tr: Colin Jillings 57kg Bob Vance
2 10-1 SOLVIT (NZ) (b g 5y, Morcon (GB) - Yallah Sun) Tr: Moira Murdoch 59kg David Walsh
3 6-1 GOLDEN SWORD (NZ) (ch h 4y, Kaapstad (NZ) - Lovenvain,) Tr: John Meagher 57kg Steven King
Then followed:
4 2-1 fav Naturalism (NZ) (b h 5y, Palace Music (USA) - Zephyr Souba (NZ) Lee Freedman 59 Damien Oliver
5 30-1 Kiwi Golfer (NZ) (b g 5y, Cocky Golfer (USA) - Vendee (NZ) C H Faulkner 59 Bruce Compton
6 4-1 Veandercross (NZ) (b g 5y, Crossways (GB) - Lavender (NZ) John Wheeler 59 Mick Dittman
7 30-1 Slight Chance (NZ) (br m 4y, Centaine - Lady Aloof (NZ) Bob Thomsen 54.5 Shane Dye
8 12-1 Never Undercharge (b h 4y, Lord Seymour (Ire.) - Undercharge) Bart Cummings 57 Greg Hall
9 14-1 Palace Reign (b h 4y, Beau Sovereign (NZ) - Brechin Castle) David Hayes 57 Michael Clarke
 
Scratched: Runyon (Ire.). Won by: 1-1/2 lengths, 2-1/4 lengths. Time: 2:02.80. Track: fast.
Barriers: 3-5-7. Judge's numbers: 9-5-8.
Vic TAB Divs: (for 50c) Win: xxxx. Place: xxxx xxx xxx. Quinella: xxxx. Exacta: xxx. Trifecta: xxx.
Attendance: 33,203. Weather: Fine.
Winnerís colours: Orange, black sash and armbands.