Queensland Oaks 2024: Scarlet Oak favourite in full field

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The time-honoured Queensland Oaks (2200m) is the headline act on Saturday afternoon at Eagle Farm in Brisbane, Australia, with a capacity field of 18 fillies set to stake their claim on the A$700,000 prize.

The barn has five runners engaged, with The Roses (2000m) winner opening as a +210 favourite with online bookmakers despite drawing out in barrier 15.

Molly Bloom is one of 10 runners coming through that same race, with the daughter of placed on the second line of betting at +400.

The Waller pair of and Mare Of Mt Buller have both garnered early support and round out the chances at single figures at +800 apiece.

The Andrew Foresman-trained Moonlight Magic (+1000) is the only runner attempting the one-week backup from last Saturday's Group 1 (2400m), with the raider finishing 10 lengths away in second place.

is set to reunite with (+2500) for the first time since conquering the Group 3 Adrian Knox Stakes (2000m) at on April 6 and looks to get every chance from barrier five.

Meanwhile, the likes of Tutta La Vita Miss Jolene and Amazonian Lass all have strong claims despite their +1800 odds with online betting sites.

The 2024 Queensland Oaks is shaping up to be a terrific contest and is scheduled to get underway at 4pm local time.

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