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2015 Oakleigh Plate Nominations Feature 20 Sprinters

2015 Oakleigh Plate Nominations Feature 20 Sprinters

23 Feb, 2015

After last weekend’s Group 1 Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival sprint attracted a diminutive field, Saturday’s 2015 Oakleigh Plate looks a different story with 20 short distance hopefuls nominated for the Caulfield classic.

2013 The Galaxy winner Bel Sprinter is the highest-rated entry for Saturday’s Oakleigh Plate in Melbourne. Photo: Steve Hart.

Last Saturday Lankan Rupee …

Soft Sand Set To Be Autumn Frontrunner

Soft Sand Set To Be Autumn Frontrunner

5 Jan, 2012

Trainer Colin Little expects big things from talented three-year-old filly Soft Sand in the upcoming autumn racing carnival.

The filly was sired by Danehill stallion Dansili, who is currently one of the best sires in the United Kingdom.

While largely unknown in Australia, Dansili stands at stud in Europe for approximately £65,000.

“He’s not really …