1996 Cox Plate

1996 BMW COX PLATE

2040 metres (Saturday, October 26)
Group 1. 3YO&Up. Weight-For-Age. of $1,500,000 and $11,500 trophies.
First: $975,000 and trophies; Second: $300,000; Third: $135,000; Fourth: $60,000; Fifth: $30,000.
1 5-1 SAINTLY (ch g 4y, Sky Chase (NZ) - All Grace (NZ) Tr: Bart Cummings 57kg Darren Beadman
2 9-4 eq fav FILANTE (NZ) (ch h 4y, Star Way (GB) - Eau D'Etoile (NZ) Tr: Jack Denham 57kg Mick Dittman
3 20-1 ALL OUR MOB (ch g 7y, What A Guest (Ire.) - All Sold) Tr: Gai Waterhouse 59kg Simon Marshall
Then followed:
4 9-4 eq fav Juggler (b g 5y, Jugah (USA) - Kashalyn (NZ) Gai Waterhouse 59 Steven King
5 13-2 Octagonal (NZ) (br h 4y, Zabeel (NZ) - Eight Carat (GB) John Hawkes 57 Darren Gauci
6 66-1 Crying Game (br g 4y, Warring Nations (USA) - Harka) A Johnson 57 Rod Griffiths
7 7-1 Anthems (ch g 3y, Palace Music (USA) - Loyal Lyric) John Hawkes 48.5 Shane Dye
8 20-1 Adventurous (b c 3y, Fairy King (USA) - Tynia) Gai Waterhouse 48.5 Glen Boss
 
All started. Won by: Head, neck. Time: 2:06.3. Track: good.
Barriers: 2-1-7. Judgeís numbers: 4-5-2.
Vic. TAB Divs. (for 50c) Win: $5.30. Place: $1.90, $1.70, $3.40.Quinella: $9.90. Exacta: $25.10. Trifecta: $262.70.
Attendance: 36,190. Weather: Overcast.
Winnerís colours: Black, white check, yellow sleeves, black and white checked cap.