2006 Cox Plate

2006 TATTERSALL'S W S COX PLATE

Group 1. WFA of $3,100,000 plus a $40,000 trophy.First: $1,820,000 plus trophy; Second: $460,000; Third: $230,000;
Fourth: $140,000; Fifth: $120,000; Sixth: $110,000; Seventh: $110,000; Eighth: $110,000.

1 20-1 FIELDS OF OMAGH (b g 9y, Rubiton - Finneto) Tr: David Hayes 58kg Craig Williams
2 3-1 EL SEGUNDO (NZ) (b g 5y, Pins - Palos Verdes (NZ) Tr: Colin Little 58kg Darren Gauci
3 14-1 POMPEII RULER (ch g 4y, Genuine (Japan) - West With Night (NZ) Tr: Mick Price 56.5kg Craig Newitt
Then followed:
4 25-1 Aqua D’Amore (b m 5y, Danehill (USA) - Romantic River (USA) Gai Waterhouse 55.5 Kieran Fallon
5 15-1 Our Smoking Joe (b g 6y, Encosta de Lago - Dalzing) Lee Freedman 58 Darren Beadman
6 9-1 Miss Finland (b f 3y, Redoute’s Choice - Forest Pearl (USA) David Hayes 46 Ms Lisa Cropp
7 40-1 Apache Cat (ch g 4y, Lion Cavern (USA) - Tennessee Blaze) Greg Eurell 56.5 Greg Childs
8 25-1 Casual Pass (ch g 6y, Snippets - Raami’s Magic) Mat Ellerton 58 Nash Rawiller
9 12-1 Lad Of The Manor (NZ) (b g 7y, Zabeel (NZ) - Matrona (USA) Roger Hoysted 58 Danny Nikolic
10 25-1 Red Dazzler (b h 4y, Red Ransom (USA) - Vain Hill) Mick Price 56.5 Jim Cassidy
11 11-4 fav Racing To Win (gr g 4y, Encosta de Lago - Surrealist) John O’Shea 56.5 Glen Boss
12 10-1 Grey Swallow (Ire.) (gr h 6y, Daylami (Ire.) - Style Of Life (USA) Dale Sutton 58 Steven King
 
Scratched: Honor In War (USA). Won by: Nose, long head. Time: 2:06.89 (Last 600m 35.59). Track: good.
Barriers: 7-10-9. Judge’s numbers: 2-4-11.
SuperTAB Divs: Win: Fields Of Omagh $20.00. Place: Fields Of Omagh $4.00, El Segundo $2.00, Pompeii Ruler $3.30.
Quinella: $44.70. Exacta: $116.10. Trifecta: $877.80.
Attendance: 34,276. Weather: xxx.
Winner’s colours: Royal Blue, Gold Diamond, Diamond Sleeves and Cap.