The Moonee Valley Racing Club have announced the official time and date for this years Cox Plate which will share the same day as the AFL Grand Final.
The MVRC have announced the 2020 Cox Plate will be run on AFL Grand Final day being the 24th October with the start time at 4:15PM with the AFL GF to be played at 7:30PM so that there will be no clash between the two feature sporting events.
“With the announcement that the 2020 AFL Grand Final will be held at 7.30 pm (AEDT), we will now work closely with our broadcast partner Channel 7 to deliver a spectacular coverage of an incredible and historic day in Australian sport”
“We are thrilled that these two iconic sporting events have been coordinated in their timing so they can both be given the air time they deserve”
“The 100th running of the W.S. Cox Plate will be a brilliant spectacle that we look forward to sharing with the nation and indeed the world”.
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