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2017 Australian Cup Aim for Exospheric

2017 Australian Cup Aim for Exospheric

Half of the Team Freedman training duo Lee Freedman has confirmed plans to target the Australian Cup 2017 with last year’s Caulfield Cup placegetter Exospheric.

Imported Caulfield Cup placegetter Exospheric targets the Australian Cup 2017 this autumn in Melbourne. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

At just his second start down under the British import finished a brave third behind the ...

2017 Oaks Campaign for Dancing Hare

2017 Oaks Campaign for Dancing Hare

Co-trainer Lee Freedman is hoping the stable’s promising young filly Dancing Hare can develop into a genuine Oaks hope in 2017 when she reaches full maturity.

Trainer Lee Freedman (left) is keen to stretch filly Dancing Hare up to an Oaks distance during the autumn. Photo: Taron Clarke.

The $400,000 purchase from last year’s Magic Millions Gold Coast Yearling Sales ...

Rain Helps Sarrasin in Villiers Stakes 2016

Rain Helps Sarrasin in Villiers Stakes 2016

Co-trainer Lee Freedman said any rain around in Sydney this weekend would aid the chances of the stable’s imported galloper Sarrasin in the 2016 Villiers Stakes at Royal Randwick.

Fabrizio (pictured) is early favourite to take out the 2016 Villiers Stakes in Sydney this weekend over the Randwick mile. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The five-year-old son of Monson is ...

2016 Melbourne Cup Jockeys’ Tips: What the Hoops Say

2016 Melbourne Cup Jockeys’ Tips: What the Hoops Say

The Melbourne Cup 2016 start time is nearing and below the Races.com.au team have a look at the last minute word from the Melbourne Cup jockeys to try and uncover some sneaky late mail Melbourne Cup tips.

Jockey James McDonald shoots for his first win in the Melbourne Cup aboard the 2016 favourite Hartnell. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

There are ...

Will Exospheric Hand Oliver & Freedman a Fifth Caulfield Cup?

Will Exospheric Hand Oliver & Freedman a Fifth Caulfield Cup?

Two connections are chasing a fifth win the 2016 Caulfield Cup with the imported Exospheric this weekend: co-trainer Lee Freedman and the race’s most successful hoop Damien Oliver.

Exospheric debuts down under in the 2016 Caulfield Cup field with four-time winning hoop Damien Oliver booked for the ride. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Oliver has had 21 starters in the ...

2016 Caulfield Cup Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 Caulfield Cup Form Guide & Betting Preview

The Caulfield Cup 2016 takes centre stage in Melbourne this Saturday, October 15, with a class line-up of stayers facing off in the world’s richest mile and a half handicap – a detailed Caulfield Cup form guide analysis and betting preview found below.

The Metropolitan winner Sir John Hawkwood has the best 2400m record heading into Saturday’s Caulfield Cup 2016 ...

2016 Makybe Diva Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 Makybe Diva Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

The second Group 1 feature race of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival is the Makybe Diva Stakes 2016 at Flemington Racecourse this Saturday, a detailed form guide analysis and betting preview for the mile showdown found below.

Happy Trails is drawn in last year’s winning barrier for the 2016 Makybe Diva Stakes. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Set to run as Flemington ...

2016 Melbourne Cup Nominations: 31 Internationals

2016 Melbourne Cup Nominations: 31 Internationals

Thirty-one international stayers are among the 124 official Melbourne Cup 2016 nominations received by Racing Victoria for the ‘race that stops a nation’ this week.

Last year’s winner Prince Of Penzance is one of 124 Melbourne Cup 2016 nominations. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

The world’s richest handicap race, the $6 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) lights up Flemington Racecourse...

2016 Cox Plate Entry Smooth Whiskey Channels Shamus

2016 Cox Plate Entry Smooth Whiskey Channels Shamus

Majority owner Keith Schleiger is eyeing a Shamus Award-like fairy-tale in the 2016 Cox Plate with the early entry of his lightly-raced three-year-old Smooth Whiskey for Australasia’s weight-for-age championship.

Lee Freedman co-trains the lightly-raced 2016 Cox Plate nominee Smooth Whiskey. Photo: Taron Clarke.

Schleiger, best known as the foreman from Channel 9 TV show The Block, declared the $3 ...

September Return for 2016 Spring Cups Hope Shimrano

September Return for 2016 Spring Cups Hope Shimrano

Hall of Fame horseman Lee Freedman is looking at a September run for the stable’s Spring Cups 2016 bound import Shimrano.

Last year’s Caulfield Cup third-placed import Our Ivanhowe is again on a Spring Cups’ mission for Lee & Anthony Freedman this season. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The German expat has had just the six runs to date for three ...