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Ocean Park Wins Gr1 WS Cox Plate
At Moonee Valley on Saturday, Windsor Park's Gr1-winning stallion Thorn Park (Spinning World-Joy, by Bluebird) celebrated a Gr1 triumph when 4YO entire Ocean Park (Thorn Park-Sayyida, by Zabeel) scored by 0.3 lengths for trainer Gary Hennessy in the $3 million Gr1 WS Cox Plate (2040m) for 3YO+ at WFA, over 3YO colts All Too Hard (Casino Prince-Helsinge, by Desert Sun) & Pierro (Lonhro-Right Note, by Daylami). Ocean Park took his record to 7 wins (including the Gr1 Caulfield Stakes, Gr1 Underwood Stakes, Gr1 Makfi Challenge & Gr3 Wellington Stakes) & 3 placings (including the Gr1 Rosehill Guineas, Gr2 Great Northen Guineas & Gr3 Waikato Guineas) from 11 starts for $2.6million earnings.