1996 Caulfield Cup

1996 FOSTER'S CAULFIELD CUP
2400 metres (Saturday, October 19)
Group 1, Handicap. Of $1,000,000 & $3000 trophy.
First: $650,000 & trophy; Second: $200,000; Third: $90,000; Fourth: $40,000; Fifth: $20,000.
1 20-1 ARCTIC SCENT (ch m 4y, Blazing Sword - Polar Rose) Tr: Jim Mason 49kg Brent Stanley
2 33-1 CIRCLES OF GOLD (ch m 5y, Marscay - Olympic Aim (NZ) Tr: Brian Smith 51kg Brett Prebble
3 25-1 IRON HORSE (b g 4y, Zephyr Zip (NZ) - Spyglass (NZ) Tr: Ms Gai Waterhouse 50.5kg Greg Hall
Then followed:
4 15-4 fav Doriemus (NZ) (ch g 6y, Norman Pentaquad (USA) - Golden Woods (NZ) Lee Freedman 58 D Oliver
5 100-1 Crying Game (br g 4y, Warring Nations (USA) - Harka) Ms A Johnson 53 R Griffiths
6 25-1 Saleous (b m 4y, Salieri (USA) - Bounteous) Pat Hyland 51 D Beadman
7 20-1 Love Dance (NZ) (br m 5y, Kaapstad (NZ) - Hula Dance (NZ) K S Kelso 51 G J Grylls
8 25-1 Valance (b g 4y, Mighty Avalanche - Niamara P J Eggleston 52.5 B York
9 9-2 Nothin' Leica Dane (b h 4y, Danehill (USA) - Leica Pretender (NZ) Gai Waterhouse 55 R S Dye
10 10-1 Hula Flight (NZ) (ch m 4y, Hula Town (NZ) - Solitary Flight (NZ) Gai Waterhouse 48.5 cd 49 G Boss
11 30-1 Skybeau (NZ) (b g 4y, Dahar (USA) - Beaumont Babe) L J Smith 50.5 J Holder
12 40-1 Electronic (NZ) (b m 6y, First Norman (USA) - Aegean Blue (NZ) Gai Waterhouse 53 L Dittman
13 10-1 Peep On The Sly (br g 4y, Shy Rambler (USA) - Little Gig) R Maxwell 52.5 M Carson
14 20-1 The Phantom Chance (ch g 7y, Noble Bijou (USA) - The Fantasy (NZ) John Wheeler 54 P Payne
15 10-1 Count Chivas (NZ) (b g 5y, Lord Ballina - Inquisit (NZ) Lee Freedman 57 S King
16 11-1 The Bandette (NZ) (ch g 5y, Noble Bijou (USA) - Princess Orchid (NZ) John Wheeler 49.5 N G Harris
17 50-1 Donar (b/br g 4y, Canny Lad - Spring Thaw (USA) John Hawkes 52 D Gauci
18 11-1 Beaux Art (b m 5y, Nomrood (USA) - Ballyman's Girl) David Edwards 52.5 J Hustwitt
 
Scratched: Istidaad, Dupain, Magnetic Bay. Won by: 1 length, 1 length. Time: 2:30.27. Track: Dead.
Barriers: 2-6-14. Judge's numbers: 17-12-10.
Vic. TAB Divs. (for 50c) Win: Arctic Scent, $29.80. Place: Arctic Scent, $8.20; Circles Of Gold, $11.20; Iron Horse, $10.00. Quinella: $505.20. Exacta: $574.20. Trifecta: $28,114.
Winner's colours: Lime, purple and gold braces and armbands.