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On this day, 92 years ago… Phar Lap had his first ever race start at Rosehill a…

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On this day, 92 years ago… Phar Lap had his first ever race start at Rosehill and finished last! At this fifth start he won his first race and was his only win as a 2 year old. He went on to win 37 races from 51 starts. As a 3 year old he won 13 races including the Rosehill Guineas, AJC Derby, Victoria Derby and Chipping Norton Stakes. He finished 3rd in the Melbourne Cup 🏆. As a 4 year old he won 14 races including the Melbourne Cup 🏆, Cox Plate and Melbourne Stakes. As a 5 year old he won 9 races including the Cox Plate, Futurity Stakes, Underwood Stakes, Memsie Stakes and the Agua Caliente Handicap in Mexico, the richest race in the world at the time. He finished 8th in the Melbourne Cup 🏆. The Phar Lap Stakes will be run…



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