Oakleigh Plate 2018
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Group 1 $500,000 Oakleigh Plate – Caulfield, Saturday 24 February 2018
The Oakleigh Plate is a Group 1 Open Handicap race held at Caulfield racecourse during the Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival 2018. The race was first run in 1884 and has been a classic sprint race on the Melbourne Autumn Racing Calender ever since. iTipsports will be there with the action with our Melbourne Racing Tips.
The race is run over a distance of 1100 metres and worth $500,000 in prizemoney. The Oakleigh Plate is the premier handicap sprint event of the Caulfield autumn racing carnival and always attracts a classy field of sprinters.
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Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival Tips 2018
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The winner of the 2017 Oakleigh Plate was Sheidel at $9 with Faatinah and Extreme Choice running the places.
Classy gallopers Weekend Hussler (2008), Fastnet Rock (2005) and Schillaci (1992) have all won this event in recent times. Those running in this race may then go onto the Newmarket Handicap down the Flemington straight. Weekend Hussler (2008) was the most recent galloper to take out the Oakleigh Plate & Newmarket Handicap double.
The Blue Diamond Stakes for 2 year olds and the Futurity Stakes are the other Group 1 races on at Caulfield racecourse on with the Oakleigh Stakes making it a trio of Group 1 races on a brilliant day.