Cox Plate Day

The Cox Plate Day 2016 will be held on Saturday Saturday October 22, 2016 at Moonee Valley Racecourse.

The meeting’s feature race – the $3 million Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m) is scheduled to run as Moonee Valley Race 9.

Along with Australasia’s weight-for-age championship there are six other Group races across the Cox Plate Day card that features a bumper line-up of 10 events.

The Cox Plate is the meeting’s only elite level race but the major support acts are the: Group 2 Moonee Valley Vase (2040m), Group 2 Moonee Valley Fillies Classic (1600m), Group 2 Crystal Mile (1600m) and Group 2 Moonee Valley Gold Cup (2500m).

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2016 Cox Plate Day Schedule

Race No. Time Prize Money Status Race Name Distance
1 12:10pm $250,000 Restricted Listed Inglis Banner 1000m
2 12:40pm $100,000 City Jeep Handicap 955m
3 1:15pm $120,000 Listed Crockett Stakes 1200m
4 1:50pm $150,000 Group 3 Red Anchor Stakes 1200m
5 2:25pm $150,000 Group 3 Tesio Stakes 1600m
6 3:00pm $200,000 Group 2 MV Fillies Classic 1600m
7 3:35pm $200,000 Group 2 Schweppes Crystal Mile 1600m
8 4:10pm $300,000 Group 2 Moonee Valley Gold Cup 2500m
9 5:00pm $3,000,000 Group 1 W.S. Cox Plate 2040m
10 5:45pm $200,000 Group 2 Moonee Valley Vase 2040m

Note that all race times are in local Melbourne time (AEDT) and subject to change.