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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. Oliver has had 21 starters in the mile and a half spring feature since 1983 for four wins, two seconds and a third. On Saturday the still…

2016 Caulfield Cup Third-Up for Our Ivanhowe

2016 Caulfield Cup Third-Up for Our Ivanhowe

Last year’s third-placegetter Our Ivanhowe could shoot for a Caulfield Cup 2016 win this spring just three runs into his campaign according to co-trainer Lee Freedman. The star German import debuted down under for the Freedmans last May before coming back and enjoying a stellar Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival preparation. Second-up he was runner-up in…

2015 Coolmore Stud Stakes Hope Super One Sees Straight

2015 Coolmore Stud Stakes Hope Super One Sees Straight

The Lee & Anthony Freedman-trained Singaporean import Super One is shaping up as a livewire hope for Saturday week’s Coolmore Stud Stakes 2015 on Victoria Derby Day after a solid run down the famous Flemington straight this week. A three-year-old son of I Am Invincible, the flying colt was put through his paces on the…

Naturalism Kick-Off for Caulfield Cup Hope Our Ivanhowe

Naturalism Kick-Off for Caulfield Cup Hope Our Ivanhowe

A rescheduled Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival campaign could see Our Ivanhowe kick off his 2015 Caulfield Cup bid with a run in the Naturalism Stakes in late September at Caulfield Racecourse. The six-year-old son of Soldier Hollow hasn’t raced since mid-May when debuting down under with a below par seventh behind The Bowler in the…

Kuro Considered for 2015 McEwen Stakes

Kuro Considered for 2015 McEwen Stakes

New trainers Lee & Anthony Freedman are considering a first-up run at Moonee Valley on Saturday with recent stable acquisition Kuro in the McEwen Stakes 2015. Formerly prepared by Joe Pride the now four-year-old Denman stallion hasn’t raced since late May in Brisbane when third behind Ball Of Muscle in the Group 2 QTC Cup…

September Start for 2015 Melbourne Cup Hope Our Ivanhowe

September Start for 2015 Melbourne Cup Hope Our Ivanhowe

Co-trainer Lee Freedman has confirmed plans for a September kick off to Melbourne Cup 2015-bound German import Our Ivanhowe’s spring campaign this season. A six-year-old son of Soldier Hollow, the five-time winning stallion debuted down under for Team Freedman in mid-May in Adelaide. Having had 10 previous runs overseas before his transfer to Victoria, the…

Possible Memsie Stakes 2015 Return for Disposition

Possible Memsie Stakes 2015 Return for Disposition

Despite being a nominee for Saturday’s Aurie’s Star Handicap at Flemington Racecourse, the Lee & Anthony Freedman-trained Disposition is more likely to be saved for a 2015 Memsie Stakes Day return at the end of the month. Speaking to Racing Ahead on RSN, co-trainer Lee Freedman confirmed the four-year-old son of Reset was an unlikely…