1999 Caulfield Cup

1999 FOSTER'S CAULFIELD CUP
2400 metres (Saturday, October 16)
Group I. Handicap of $1,776,000 plus $3000 trophies.First: $1,000,000 plus trophies; Second: $290,000; Third: $140,000; Fourth: $80,000; Fifth: $60,000. A starters rebate of $50,000 paid for sixth to tenth.
1 5-2 fav SKY HEIGHTS (NZ) (br g 4y, Zabeel (NZ) - Moet Heights (NZ) Tr: Colin Alderson 56.5kg Damien Oliver
2 12-1 LAEBEEL (NZ) (b m 5y Zabeel (NZ) - So Like Lae (NZ) Tr: John Sadler 51kg Stephen Baster
3 9-1 INAFLURY (NZ) (b m 4y, Zabeel (NZ) - Gentle Flurry) Tr: Colin Alderson 53kg Larry Cassidy
Then followed:
4 25-1 Rogan Josh (b g 7y, Old Spice - Eastern Mystique) Bart Cummings 51.5 C Munce
5 50-1 Rose O' War (b m 4y, Danehill (USA) - Savana City) Lee Freedman 51.5 J Patton
6 12-1 Referral (b g 5y, Dr. Grace (NZ) - Pride Of Tahnee) Steve Englebrecht 55 C W Brown
7 33-1 Joss Sticks (b g 7y, Pride Of Kellina - Marmalade Sky) Robert Pearse 53.5 R M Quinn
8 20-1 The Hind (NZ) (ch g 5y, McGinty (NZ) - Taciturn (NZ) Peter Hayes 54 N Rawiller
9 11-1 Arena (b h 4y, Danehill (USA) - Lee's Bid (NZ) John Hawkes 56 D Gauci
10 25-1 Lahar (gr m 5y, Kenmare (Fr.) - Volcanic (NZ) Paul Cave 52 Greg Hall
11 40-1 Seasquill (blk g 4y, Squill (NZ) - Sea Surge (NZ) Graeme Rogerson 52 J A Cassidy
12 30-1 Figurehead (NZ) (b/br g 4y, His Royal Highness (NZ) - Silhouette (NZ) Kay Lane 51.5 M Cahill
13 14-1 Nina Haraka (ch m 4y, Fraar (USA) - La Nebbia) Peter Hayes 51.5 G J Childs
14 50-1 Maridpour (Ire) (b h 5y, Shernazar (Ire.) - Maridana (USA) Michael Moroney 56.5 L A O'Sullivan
15 7-1 Allez Suez (NZ) (br g 4y, Canny Lad - Coutet (NZ) Bart Cummings 53 B Prebble
16 33-1 Miss Danehill (b m 4y Danehill (USA) - Miss Minden) Lee Freedman 50.5 E A Wilkinson
17 20-1 Vita Man (NZ) (blk g 6y, Omnicorp (NZ) - Raven Avon) Maurice Campbell 54 B York
18 20-1 Light Work (b m 4y Danehill (USA) - Many Hands) John Hawkes 50.5 C Carmody
 
Scratched: xxxxx. Won by: 1 length, 1-1/2 lengths. Time: 2:30.1. Track: dead.
Barriers: 9-2-8. Judge's numbers: 1-16-8.
Vic. TAB Divs. (for 50c) Win: Sky Heights, $3.70. Place: Sky Heights, $1.90; Laebeel, $4.60; Inaflury, $3.50.
Quinella: $26.00. Exacta: $44.80. Trifecta: $276.40.
Winner's colours: Royal blue, gold check and armbands.