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Freedman rates Ragnaar top Victoria Derby prospect

Freedman rates Ragnaar top Victoria Derby prospect

21 Aug, 2015

Champion trainer Lee Freedman rates new stable acquisition Ragnaar a top prospect for the Group 1 $1.5m AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) at Flemington on October 31.

Trainer Lee Freedman, left. rates Ragnaar a top Victroria Derby prospect. Photo by Taron Clarke.

Freedman has already won three Victoria Derbys with the mighty Mahogany (1993), Portland Player …

Java To Australian Guineas Following Manfred Stakes Win

Java To Australian Guineas Following Manfred Stakes Win

27 Jan, 2015

Promising gelding Java is set to receive a maiden opportunity at Group 1 level in the 2015 Australian Guineas after he recorded his fourth straight win in the Group 3 Manfred Stakes (1300m) at Sandown yesterday.

Java was pressed forward by jockey Damien Oliver in the early stages of the Manfred Stakes and he was …

Maiden Cox Plate Win A Dream For Williams

Maiden Cox Plate Win A Dream For Williams

24 Oct, 2014

Fawkner is a clear favourite in 2014 Cox Plate betting markets and owner Lloyd Williams is desperately hoping that the talented grey can deliver him his maiden win in the Australasian Weight-For-Age Championship.

Lloyd Williams believes that Fawkner is the right horse to deliver him a maiden win in the 2014 Cox Plate. Photo by: …

Lee Freedman And Lloyd Williams join forces

Lee Freedman And Lloyd Williams join forces

8 Feb, 2013

Five times Melbourne Cup winning trainer Lee Freedman will renew his association with successful owner Lloyd Williams when he takes up the new position of director of training and racing  at Macedon Lodge.

The Lloyd Williams owned Green Moon winning the 2012 Melbourne Cup. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia

Freedman will oversee Williams’ private …

Helmet to bounce back in Australian Guineas

Helmet to bounce back in Australian Guineas

1 Mar, 2012

Trainer Peter Snowden is confident his three year old Helmet can bounce back and emulate the deeds of the great Mahogany in winning the Australian Guineas at Flemington on Saturday.

Mahogany was a prolific Group 1 winner, earning over $3.5m, who took out the Caulfield Guineas in 1993 then followed that up with a victory …

Shamrocker Could End 22-Year Drought For Fillies

Shamrocker Could End 22-Year Drought For Fillies

8 Apr, 2011

Shamrocker could break a 22-year drought for fillies in the $1.5 million AJC Australian Derby

Shamrocker will attempt to be the horse to break a 22-year drought for fillies in the $1.5 million AJC Australian Derby tomorrow April 9, 2011.

The last filly to win the Derby was Research in 1989, and since then the …