Cox Plate Day

The Cox Plate Day 2017 will be held on Saturday Saturday October 28, 2017 at Moonee Valley Racecourse.

The meeting’s feature race – the $3 million Group 1 Ladbrokes Cox Plate (2040m) is scheduled to run as Moonee Valley Race 8 and in 2017 the Cox Plate Day highlight will be watching Winx shoot for a third straight win in the weight-for-age championship.

Along with the Ladbrokes Cox Plate there plenty of other Group races across the Cox Plate Day card that features a bumper line-up of 10 events to enjoy a punt on at an online bookmaker such as the race sponsor Ladbrokes.com.au.

The Ladbrokes 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).

2017 Cox Plate Day Schedule

The Ladbrokes Cox Plate Day race scheduled will be available below as soon as available.

Race No. Time Prize Money Status Race Name Distance
1 TBD $250,000 Restricted Listed Inglis Banner 1000m
2 TBD $150,000 Group 3 Red Anchor Stakes 1200m
3 TBD $200,000 Group 2 Moonee Valley Vase 2040m
4 TBD $120,000 Listed William Crockett Stakes 1200m
5 TBD $200,000 Group 2 MV Fillies Classic 1600m
6 TBD $120,000 Bendigo Bank Handicap 955m
7 TBD $200,000 Group 2 Schweppes Crystal Mile 1600m
8 TBD $3,000,000 Group 1 Ladbrokes Cox Plate 2040m
9 TBD $300,000 Group 2 Moonee Valley Gold Cup 2500m
10 TBD $150,000 Group 3 Tesio Stakes 1600m

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