News About 2016 Oakleigh Plate

2016 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

A talent rich nine race card has been confirmed to run at Caulfield for 2016 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Day today, highlighted by three Group 1 feature races including the headline race for two-year-olds. It is a fine day in the greater Melbourne metropolitan area today and the Caulfield track has been rated a Good…

Dabernig Pleased with Oakleigh Plate Chances

Dabernig Pleased with Oakleigh Plate Chances

The Lindsay Park operation will launch a two-pronged attack in Saturday’s 2016 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Caulfield, and co-trainer Tom Dabernig is confident both Gregers and Fast ‘N’ Rocking are competitive chances of success. Gregers has been a strong and consistent performer for Dabernig and co-trainer David Hayes through her entire competitive career so far;…

2016 Oakleigh Plate Tips and Betting Preview

2016 Oakleigh Plate Tips and Betting Preview

A talented and capacity field of eighteen sprinters plus three emergencies has been confirmed for Saturday’s Group 1 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Caulfield Racecourse; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Keen Array has continued to receive notable attention in 2016 Oakleigh Plate betting markets…

Kuro to Carry Condition into Oakleigh Plate

Kuro to Carry Condition into Oakleigh Plate

Hall of Fame trainer Lee Freedman concedes Kuro faces a big task in overcoming the talented field confirmed for Saturday’s Group 1 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Caulfield, but would not be surprised to see the four-year-old right in the finish. Kuro began his racing career under the guidance of now Godolphin head John O’Shea in…

New Tactics for Heatherly in Oakleigh Plate

New Tactics for Heatherly in Oakleigh Plate

Katelyn Mallyon allowed Heatherly to lead before posting a near-six length win in the Group 2 Rubiton Stakes (1100m) a fortnight ago, but the young hoop has revealed tactics may not be the same for the three-year-old in Saturday’s Group 1 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Caulfield. Heatherly has displayed an impressive ability to fly the…

2016 Oakleigh Plate Betting Update

2016 Oakleigh Plate Betting Update

The Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes is the feature race at Caulfield on Saturday, however the Group 1 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) has drawn a particularly exciting and capacity field of sprinters and figures as the most interesting and lucrative race from a betting standpoint as a result. Three-year-old Keen Array has so-far received the greatest market…

2016 Oakleigh Plate Field & Betting Odds

2016 Oakleigh Plate Field & Betting Odds

The Oakleigh Plate 2016 runs at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday, February 27, as one of three elite levels on the Blue Diamond Stakes Day program and the final field and betting markets for the sprint classic are now out. Due to jump as Caulfield Race 8 at 5:22pm (local), this season’s $500,000 Group 1 Clamms…

Heatherly Heads 2016 Oakleigh Plate Nominations

Heatherly Heads 2016 Oakleigh Plate Nominations

Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra’s smart filly Heatherly is one of the headline nominees for the Oakleigh Plate 2016 at Caulfield Racecourse on Blue Diamond Stakes Day this weekend in Melbourne. One of three top level races on the program for Saturday, this season’s $500,000 Group 1 Clamms Seafood Oakleigh Plate (1100m) attracted 31 nominations….

2016 Rubiton Stakes Winner Heatherly Onto Oakleigh Plate

2016 Rubiton Stakes Winner Heatherly Onto Oakleigh Plate

Flying young filly Heatherly flew under the light weight for a smashing six length win in the Rubiton Stakes 2016 that she’ll look to repeat in a fortnight stepping up in grade for an Oakleigh Plate bid. The three-year-old daughter of Lonhro posted her third win on the trot this time in for Flemington trainers…

Group 1 Glory Awaits Kensington Stakes Winner Headwater

Group 1 Glory Awaits Kensington Stakes Winner Headwater

An impressive pedigree and a winning return to the track in Saturday’s 2016 Kensington Stakes has co-trainer Wayne Hawkes talking up the Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival Group 1 chances of young colt Headwater. The son of Exceed And Excel took his record to three wins from nine starts with a first-up success over Bullpit (2nd)…