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Hanseatic To Stay On Sprint Path In Spring

Sprint races will be the likely targets for impressive colt Hanseatic as a spring three-year-old. The Anthony Freedman-trained, Godolphin-owned two-year-old made a big impression during his juvenile season when winning the Merson Cooper Stakes, Blue Diamond Preview and Blue Diamond Prelude in his first three starts. But a Group One win eluded him. Hanseatic finished[...]
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Flemington Return For 3YO King Of Hastings

A pleasing jump-out against some established Group One performers has readied three-year-old King Of Hastings to return in a sprint race at Flemington. The Anthony Freedman-trained King Of Hastings will resume over the straight 1000m against older horses in Saturday’s Furphy Dash, his first start since finishing fifth in the $2 million Magic Millions Guineas[...]
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Small Caulfield Line-Up To Suit Benjamin

Sam Freedman is expecting some interesting forthcoming clashes between European imports Just Benjamin and Aktau. Both are highly touted four-year-olds who meet for the first time at Caulfield on Saturday in the Mal Seccull Handicap (1800m). Aktau made an impressive start to his Australian career for the Mike Moroney stable, winning at Flemington over 1600m[...]
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Blinkers Off Groundswell At Caulfield

As a younger brother to three-time Group One winner Shoals, expectations have been high for Groundswell who makes his reappearance in the Manfred Stakes at Caulfield. Sam Freedman, assistant trainer to his father Anthony, believes maturity and race experience will help Groundswell deliver on those expectations, even as early as in Saturday’s Group Three race.[...]
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Freedman Import Set For Australian Debut

Having been bought as a middle distance and staying prospect, lightly raced import Just Benjamin will make his Australian debut at Caulfield for the Anthony Freedman stable. The winner of two of his five starts when trained in England by William Haggas, Just Benjamin is entered for Saturday’s Troy Janssens Handicap (1600m). Just Benjamin last[...]
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