News About Anthony Freedman

Petition Ready for Black Type Targets

Petition Ready for Black Type Targets

Trainer Lee Freedman is confident that Petition is ready to step up to black type company at her next start, but revealed that he is yet to settle of a specific target for the talented three-year-old. Petition returned to the track for a smart win in the Buxton Real Estate Maiden Plate (1225m) at Geelong…

Our Ivanhowe is a Dominant Ranvet Stakes Winner

Our Ivanhowe is a Dominant Ranvet Stakes Winner

Our Ivanhowe has produced a huge turn of foot in the final straight at Rosehill Gardens to win the Group 1 Ranvet Stakes (2000m) in dominant fashion this afternoon. Lee & Anthony Freedman have been waiting for a rain-soaked track for close to two years with the Soldier Hollow entire and the team were extremely…

2016 Stradbroke Handicap Start for Artlee

2016 Stradbroke Handicap Start for Artlee

Todd Willan’s smart five-year-old Artlee is guaranteed a start in Saturday’s 18-starter Stradbroke Handicap 2016 field at Eagle Farm Racecourse. After last Saturday’s Queensland Oaks Day wash-out, a host of Stradbroke hopes missed out on a final bid to make the line-up for the state’s richest race without the running of the $175,000 Group 2…

Our Ivanhowe is the 2016 Doomben Cup Winner

Our Ivanhowe is the 2016 Doomben Cup Winner

Our Ivanhowe has finally broken through for a maiden win at the highest level of Australian racing; returning from a freshen-up to take out the Group 1 Doomben Cup (2000m) in Brisbane this afternoon. Our Ivanhowe was arguably the forgotten runner in the Doomben Cup field, but jumped well and was settled off the pace…

The Goodwood Next for Super One

The Goodwood Next for Super One

Trainer Lee Freedman is pleased with the condition of Singaporean import Super One, and has revealed the three-year-old will be set for an appearance on the 2016 The Goodwood (1200m) at Morphettville on Saturday week. Super One failed to make much of an impact through a brief spring campaign upon arriving in Australia; running second…

Cool Chap Primed for 2016 VRC St Leger

Cool Chap Primed for 2016 VRC St Leger

Lee Freedman is confident the conditions of Monday’s Listed VRC St Leger (2800m) at Flemington will play to the strengths of latest stable acquisition Cool Chap. Cool Chap began his racing career under the guidance of the recently-retired Peter Moody and has only made six competitive appearances to date, but has quickly stamped himself as…

Australian Cup Ideal for Our Ivanhowe

Australian Cup Ideal for Our Ivanhowe

Trainer Lee Freedman was pleased with Our Ivanhowe’s competitive return a fortnight ago and is confident the talented import will be very difficult to beat in the conditions of Saturday’s Group 1 Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington. Jumping from the gates well in the Group 2 Peter Young Stakes (1800m), Our Ivanhowe took a handy…

Malaguerra continues winning run in Bob Hoysted Handicap

Malaguerra continues winning run in Bob Hoysted Handicap

Malaguerra continued his winning run with first up victory in the Listed $120,000 ATA/Bob Hoysted Handicap (1000m) at Flemington today. The Lee and Anthony Freedman trained Malaguerra scored his fifth win from his last six starts and will now head to Sydney before embarking on a Brisbane Winter Carnival campaign. “He certainly has made big…

Kuro to Carry Condition into Oakleigh Plate

Kuro to Carry Condition into Oakleigh Plate

Hall of Fame trainer Lee Freedman concedes Kuro faces a big task in overcoming the talented field confirmed for Saturday’s Group 1 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Caulfield, but would not be surprised to see the four-year-old right in the finish. Kuro began his racing career under the guidance of now Godolphin head John O’Shea in…

Our Ivanhowe ‘Forgotten’ in Melbourne Cup Field

Our Ivanhowe ‘Forgotten’ in Melbourne Cup Field

Co-trainer Lee Freedman has been thrilled with the form and class displayed by Our Ivanhowe in the lead up to the Race that Stops a Nation and believes the talented German import is primed for success despite arguably figuring as the forgotten horse in the 2015 Melbourne Cup field. Our Ivanhowe secured form around some…