The Cox Plate results reveal that spring’s Cox Plate winner, placegetters for exotic Cox Plate betting results as well as the exact finishing order of all the horses in the field.
Punters can discover how their Cox Plate bets on the $3 million weight-for-age classic went that year by looking at the results, which also reveal the winning Cox Plate jockey and trainer for the season.
Each year the Cox Plate results are also hotly anticipated because the winner receives a ballot exemption for entry to the Melbourne Cup, meaning the Cox Plate winner will have a guaranteed place in the Melbourne Cup field if they are entered in the race. Punters planning to bet on the Melbourne Cup are bound to keep a close look on the Cox Plate results.
2016 Cox Plate Results
The 2016 Cox Plate results was run at Moonee Valley Racecourse on 22nd October, 2016.
|1||8||WINX||Chris Waller||Hugh Bowman||–||3||57kg||$1.80F|
|2||3||HARTNELL (GB)||John O’Shea||James McDonald||8L||7||59kg||$5|
|3||10||YANKEE ROSE||David Vandyke||Dean Yendall||8.75L||1||47.5kg||$13|
|4||6||VADAMOS (FR)||Andre Fabre||Mark Zahra||9.75L||2||59kg||$21|
|5||7||AWESOME ROCK||Leon & Troy Corstens||Stephen Baster||10.5L||5||59kg||$101|
|6||5||HAPPY CLAPPER||Patrick Webster||Brenton Avdulla||11L||4||59kg||$51|
|7||9||LUCIA VALENTINA (NZ)||Kris Lees||Kerrin McEvoy||12.25L||9||57kg||$16|
|8||4||HAURAKI||John O’Shea||Dwayne Dunn||12.45L||8||59kg||$31|
|9||2||BLACK HEART BART||Darren Weir||Brad Rawiller||13.2L||6||59kg||$15|
|10||1||HAPPY TRAILS||Paul Beshara||Ben Melham||14.45L||10||59kg||$101|
Past Cox Plate Results
If you are looking to bet on the Cox Plate think about checking out past Cox Plate results. Contenders often return to compete in the Cox Plate more than once, as the race is open to any thoroughbred over the age of three, so you can occasionally bet on runners who have previously performed in the same event – and you can predict their performance by researching their previous Cox Plate results.
You can also use past Cox Plate results when calculating your selections chances in other events, by comparing the race distance and the track conditions. Most horses have a favourite distance and many prefer certain track conditions to others, so horses doing well in the Cox Plate can also do well in races with similar characteristics.
Cox Plate Winners
Cox Plate winners have in the past gone on to compete very successfully in the Melbourne Cup. The most recent example is legendary runner Makybe Diva, who won the 2005 Cox Plate before going on to win the 2005 Melbourne Cup, her third (and last) consecutive Melbourne Cup victory.
Recent Cox Plate Results
|2013||Shamus Award||Happy Trails||Fiorente||2:05.3|
|2012||Ocean Park||All Too Hard||Pierro||2:03.14|
|2011||Pinker Pinker||Jimmy Choux||Rekindled Interest||2:05.39|
|2010||So You Think||Zipping||Whobegotyou||2:03.9|
|2009||So You Think||Manhattan Rain||Zipping||2:03.9|
|2007||El Segundo||Wonderful World||Haradasun||2:06.3|
|2006||Fields Of Omagh||El Segundo||Pompeii Ruler||2:06.9|
|2005||Makybe Diva||Lotteria||Fields Of Omagh||2:09.3|
|2004||Savabeel||Fields Of Omagh||Starcraft||2:06.9|
|2003||Fields Of Omagh||Defier||Lonhro||2:07.6|