Oakleigh Plate News

Sheidel Is The 2017 Oakleigh Plate Winner

Sheidel Is The 2017 Oakleigh Plate Winner
February 25th, 2017

Sheidel showed outstanding speed and toughness to claim a maiden win at Group 1 level in the 2017 Oakleigh Plate at Caulfield on Saturday. Sheidel and Faatinah set a very quick tempo in the early stages of the Oakleigh Plate and from very early on in the race it was…

2017 Oakleigh Plate Odds & Betting Update

2017 Oakleigh Plate Odds & Betting Update
February 23rd, 2017

A capacity field of eighteen sprinters will line up for Saturday’s 2017 Group 1 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Caulfield; offering punters excellent value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Extreme Choice is yet to appear at the races in 2017, but remains a…

2017 Oakleigh Plate Final Field & Barrier Draw

2017 Oakleigh Plate Final Field & Barrier Draw
February 22nd, 2017

Eighteen sprinters have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s featured 2017 Group 1 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Caulfield Racecourse; highlighted by the inclusion of several previous winners at the highest level of racing. Extreme Choice is yet to be seen at the races in 2017 but will make…

Newitt Thrilled to Ride Extreme Choice in 2017 Oakleigh Plate

Newitt Thrilled to Ride Extreme Choice in 2017 Oakleigh Plate
February 21st, 2017

Craig Newitt is thrilled to be partnering standout colt Extreme Choice in Saturday’s featured 2017 Group 1 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Caulfield Racecourse. Newitt piloted the three-year-old to his maiden Group 1 win in the Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) at this meet a year ago and has continued to…

Flamberge causes upset in 2016 Oakleigh Plate Results

Flamberge causes upset in 2016 Oakleigh Plate Results
February 27th, 2016

Top-weight Flamberge has upset his more fancied rivals to win the 2016 Group 1 Oakleigh Plate on Blue Diamond Stakes Day. $34 shot Flamberge created history by carrying 58kg to victory as previously no horse had carried more than 57kg to win the Oakleigh Plate. Flamberge held off the fast…

Eclair Choice to Improve in 2016 Oakleigh Plate

Eclair Choice to Improve in 2016 Oakleigh Plate
February 24th, 2016

Eclair Choice was unable to make much of a competitive impact in his racing return a fortnight ago, however jockey Dom Tourneur has revealed the horse has taken plenty of benefit from the run leading into Saturday’s 2016 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Caulfield. Jumping from the gates well in the…

2016 Oakleigh Plate Field and Barrier Draw

2016 Oakleigh Plate Field and Barrier Draw
February 24th, 2016

A talented and capacity field of eight sprinters plus three emergencies has been confirmed for Saturday’s 2016 Group 1 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Caulfield Racecourse, highlighted by the inclusion of several previous winners at the highest level and some of the autumn’s most exciting prospects. Fast ‘N’ Rocking savaged the…

Early 2016 Oakleigh Plate Odds and Betting Update

Early 2016 Oakleigh Plate Odds and Betting Update
February 23rd, 2016

A number of standout sprinters have been included in nominations for Saturday’s 2016 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Caulfield Racecourse; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Heatherly has returned to racing in particularly slick form this time and remains outright…

31 Oakleigh Plate 2016 Nominations Released

31 Oakleigh Plate 2016 Nominations Released
February 22nd, 2016

Thirty-one classy sprinters make up the early nominations taken for the 2016 Oakleigh Plate at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday, February 27, in Melbourne. One of three elite levels on the Blue Diamond Stakes Day card this weekend, the $500,000 Group 1 Clamms Seafood Oakleigh Plate (1100m) is the sprint feature…

2016 Oakleigh Plate Could Figure for Vezalay

2016 Oakleigh Plate Could Figure for Vezalay
February 16th, 2016

Vezalay was included in nominations for a return in Saturday’s Group 1 Black Caviar Lighting Stakes (1000m), however co-trainer Troy Corstens has revealed the mare may instead be kept for the 2016 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Caulfield on Saturday week. Vezalay has been a strong and consistent performer for Team…