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Freedman Believes Our Ivanhowe Can Be The Caulfield Cup Winner

Freedman Believes Our Ivanhowe Can Be The Caulfield Cup Winner

15 Oct, 2015

Lee Freedman knows what it takes to train a Caulfield Cup winner and he would not be surprised if Our Ivanhowe delivered him a fifth win in the time-honoured event at Caulfield on Saturday.

Ben Melham has been booked to ride Our Ivanhowe in the 2015 Caulfield Cup this weekend. Photo by: Daniel Costello

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Guardini Could Contest Caulfield Cup

Guardini Could Contest Caulfield Cup

22 Jul, 2015

Co-trainer Lee Freedman has confirmed that the 2015 Caulfield Cup is a possible target for promising German stayer Guardini.

Guardini has European form round 2014 Cox Plate winner Adelaide and could contest the 2015 Caulfield Cup. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Guardini stamped himself as a horse to follow when he took out the Group 3 …

Auraria Stakes Winner Fitocracy To Australasian Oaks

Auraria Stakes Winner Fitocracy To Australasian Oaks

18 Apr, 2015

Promising filly Fitocracy is set to head to the 2015 Australasian Oaks at Morphettville on May 2 after she recorded an upset victory in the Auraria Stakes at the same venue this afternoon.

Jockey Brad Rawiller cut the corner on Kanas Sunflower coming into the straight and she looked like the winner when she kicked …

Lee Freedman To Train In Partnership With Brother Anthony

Lee Freedman To Train In Partnership With Brother Anthony

18 Nov, 2014

Legendary trainer Lee Freedman has announced that he will be returning to training in a new partnership with brother Anthony Freedman.

Lee Freedman will return to training with his brother Anthony next weekend. Photo by: Taron Clarke

Freedman retired from full-time training in 2011 and handed the reins of his operation to Anthony before he …

Formidable owners pay late entry fee for Blue Diamond

Formidable owners pay late entry fee for Blue Diamond

20 Feb, 2012

Prominent owners Barrie and Midge Griffiths have delved into new territory when they paid a late entry fee to secure a run in the Patinack Farm Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) with their two year old Formidable.

The prominent owners paid the Melbourne Racing Club a late fee of $55,000 this morning to place Formidable in …

Lucky owners formidable opponents

Lucky owners formidable opponents

14 Jan, 2012

For some owners it takes years to get a winner while for others it’s as easy as shelling peas.

Happily, Barrie and Midge Griffiths fit into the latter category.

Celebrating their 47th wedding anniversary, their two-year-old first-starter Formidable made it a special day when winning unexpectedly in the Better Beyond Plate (1000m) at Flemington today.…