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Shamal Wind Leads Smerdon’s 2015 Oakleigh Plate Quinella

Shamal Wind Leads Smerdon’s 2015 Oakleigh Plate Quinella

Shamal Wind led a Robert Smerdon-trained quinella in the Oakleigh Plate 2015 at Caulfield Racecourse this Blue Diamond Stakes Day, the smart mare defeating stablemate Under The Louvre in the Group 1. A bumper field of 16 lined up in this year’s $400,000 Group 1 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) and on the line Smerdon had the…

2015 Oakleigh Plate Odds Update: Two Scratched

2015 Oakleigh Plate Odds Update: Two Scratched

Two early scartchings from this afternoon’s Oakleigh Plate 2015 field has seen a few moves in the betting markets for the Blue Diamond Stakes Day’s premier sprint showdown. One of three Group 1s on the Caulfield race card today, this year’s $400,000 Group 1 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) originally attracted a capacity line-up of 18 sprinters….

2015 Blue Diamond Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

2015 Blue Diamond Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

Today the Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival action steps up with a triple shot of Group 1 racing highlighting a nine-race program at Caulfield Racecourse for Blue Diamond Stakes Day 2015. While rain is predicted for the early hours of Sunday morning, the weather at Caulfield for today’s program is looking good with cloudy skies and…

2015 Oakleigh Plate Betting Tips

2015 Oakleigh Plate Betting Tips

One of the three Group 1 features on the Caulfield program this weekend is the Oakleigh Plate 2015 for the sprinters, betting tips for the short-distance showdown found below. Due to jump at 5:15pm (AEDT) as Caulfield Race 7 on Saturday, this year’s $400,000 Group 1 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) is down to 17 runners with…

Oakleigh Plate 2015 Form Guide & Preview

Oakleigh Plate 2015 Form Guide & Preview

The 2015 Oakleigh Plate is one of three Group 1 races on the Blue Diamond Stakes Day program at Caulfield in Melbourne this weekend, a detailed betting form guide and preview for the sprint classic found below. Peter Moody officially scratched Flamberge from the field this morning, the horse not 100% fit for the race…

McEvoy: Iconic a Genuine Chance for 2015 Oakleigh Plate

McEvoy: Iconic a Genuine Chance for 2015 Oakleigh Plate

One of Melbourne’s biggest sprint races will run at Caulfield Racecourse on Saturday during an action-packed day of horse racing. The Group 1 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) has been won by the likes of Fastnet Rock, Snitzel, and most recently Lankan Rupee. This year 18 classy sprinters will line-up for their chance at winning the $400,000…

2015 Oakleigh Plate First for Schofield on Earthquake

2015 Oakleigh Plate First for Schofield on Earthquake

This Saturday in Melbourne Cox Plate winning hoop Chad Schofield will have his first ride aboard last year’s Blue Diamond Stakes winner Earthquake in the Oakleigh Plate 2015. The daughter of Exceed And Excel won the Group 1 Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield Racecourse exactly 12 months ago last Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival when…

Earthquake Leads 2015 Oakleigh Plate Odds

Earthquake Leads 2015 Oakleigh Plate Odds

John O’Shea’s smart young filly Earthquake has opened top of the Oakleigh Plate 2015 odds to win her first-up assignment at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday in Melbourne. One of 18 hopefuls in the field for this weekend’s $400,000 Group 1 Oakleigh Plate (1100m), the Godolphin-owned daughter of Exceed And Excel returns to racing in the…

Flamberge Could Miss Oakleigh Plate 2015

Flamberge Could Miss Oakleigh Plate 2015

Trainer Peter Moody could scratch his Rubiton Stakes runner-up Flamberge from Saturday’s 2015 Oakleigh Plate field the day before the Blue Diamond Stakes Day showdown after discovering mucus on the horse’s throat this morning. Moody said he would not run the Exceed And Excel gelding in the $400,000 Group 1 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Caulfield…

2015 Oakleigh Plate Challenge for Moloney on Nostradamus

2015 Oakleigh Plate Challenge for Moloney on Nostradamus

Apprentice jockey Patrick Moloney has a tough Group 1 test this weekend partnering the Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes-trained Nostradamus from a wide gate in Caulfield’s Oakleigh Plate 2015. One of three elite levels on the Blue Diamond Stakes Day program this weekend, the $400,000 Group 1 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) features a final field of…