2016 Queensland Oaks Rescheduled

June 6th, 2016

The 2016 Queensland Oaks will be run at Eagle Farm on Stradbroke Handicap Day after the meeting on Saturday was abandoned due to the horrible weather conditions in Brisbane.

Imposing Lass has been one of the best-backed runners in the 2016 Queensland Oaks betting market. Photo by: Steve Hart

Imposing Lass has been one of the best-backed runners in the 2016 Queensland Oaks betting market. Photo by: Steve Hart

Nominations for the Queensland Oaks have not be reopened and the original field will be retained with any scratchings reinstated, but Beluga Blue will be scratched once again due to injury and Kiwi filly Provocative will take her place in the field.

The Queensland Oaks is set to be run as the last race of the day at Eagle Farm on Saturday and it will be the fourth Group 1 event along with the Stradbroke Handicap, JJ Atkins and Queensland Derby.

The QTC Cup has also been transferred to Eagle Farm this weekend, while the Lightning Handicap has been moved to Doomben on Wednesday and the Spear Chief Handicap moved to the Tattersall’s Tiara Raceday at Eagle Farm on June 25.