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Luck Strikes Again

Luck Strikes Again

Jun 15, 2019

What a great addition to the stable Lucky Wick is proving to be, the up-and-coming mare winning a Hamilton BM58 contest in easy fashion at just her second start for us - going right on with the job with an even more impressive victory at BM64 level at Geelong on Friday.Having ...

Moon Shines At Debut

Moon Shines At Debut

Jun 15, 2019

How apt it was that the very first winner by the triple Group winner Puissance de Lune be trained by Mitchell Freedman and be owned by John Sutcliffe and Gerry Ryan.Whilst Freedman had a lot to do with the high class grey during his racing career, Ryan raced the horse, ...

Dee Jay Breaks Through

Dee Jay Breaks Through

Jun 14, 2019

It was a deserved break through for the consistent Dee Jay Artie at Ballarat on Thursday, the three-year-old having been so honest in the lead up to his maiden victory - game finishing in the placings at three his five previous outings.Not having the best of luck when forced ...

Two In A Row For Captain Harry

Two In A Row For Captain Harry

May 29, 2019

A rise in class proved no problem for Captain Harry as he recorded a second consecutive win with a tough performance at Hamilton on Tuesday - relishing the heavy conditions and responding well to a lovely ride by Jessica Eaton.Not the best away, Captain Harry was patiently ...

Lucky Burns The Track!

Lucky Burns The Track!

May 29, 2019

How good it was to see Lucky Wick so quickly strike winning form for the stable, the former South Australian coming to us from her previous trainers Wayne Francis & Glen Kent in great condition, giving us plenty to work with!Not having the best of runs from a wide gate when ...

Ransom Makes Money!

Ransom Makes Money!

May 28, 2019

It is never an easy task for a horse to make his way back into form off injury and the connections of Ransom Money have had to be patient, the bay needing a fair bit of time and care having suffered from a suspensory problem last year.Off the scene between July 2018 and April ...

Ajuda All The Way

Ajuda All The Way

May 21, 2019

What a deserved victory it was for the speedy and tough Ajuda at Moe on Thursday, the five-year-old in the winners circle for the first time in 12 months having been game finishing in the first five at each of her five previous outings.It has been a consistent debut campaign for ...

3 - Kev's Lad Makes It A Great Day!

3 - Kev's Lad Makes It A Great Day!

May 13, 2019

It was expected that Kev's Lad might find the 1200m of Sunday's BM64 contest a little short, both Mitch and jockey Brad Rawiller expecting that he would be finishing off strongly with a win next time out on the cards.But it was a pleasant surprise to see the honest four-year-old ...

2 - Elton Sings A Winning Tune

2 - Elton Sings A Winning Tune

May 13, 2019

Sometimes something just clicks in the mind of the thoroughbred - we don't always know what it is, but when he decides that he rather enjoys the sensation of victory - there is cause for celebration!Elton's Song had hardly been flying in the lead up to Sunday's 1500m maiden at ...

1 - Suzie Runs Away

1 - Suzie Runs Away

May 13, 2019

She has been a horse with issues but she is also a horse with talent and Runaway Suzie was able to put her best hoof forward when coming the very first winner on the new Ballarat synthetic track on Sunday.Settling last of the seven runners contesting the 1200m maiden, the ...

Captain Salutes

Captain Salutes

May 12, 2019

It has taken Captain Harry a bit longer to settle in at our stables than some of our other newcomers but he is now getting his act well and truly together - as evidenced by his dominant victory at Donald on Saturday.Getting back off a tardy start, the four-year-old ended up a ...

Mrs Is A Big Winner

Mrs Is A Big Winner

May 10, 2019

Every horse is different and one of the advantages of a hands-on trainer such as Mitchell Freedman as that he gets to know each one's quirks, thus getting the best out of them - which is why Mrs Bignell is now a five times winner despite still being a maiden when she joined the ...

Two Good!

Two Good!

Apr 27, 2019

Adelaide had been a happy hunting ground for Artie Dee Two in the past and we were happy to take him back to Morphettville on Saturday - happier still when he charged home to record a convincing victory at just his third start for the stable. Close up at his first two runs for ...

Rock On!

Rock On!

Apr 23, 2019

It was a month between runs for the up-and-comer Amerock but there was still an air of confidence surrounding the four-year-old as he returned to Ballarat on Tuesday - the chestnut up in weight but contesting a similar race to the 2000m BM64 contest he won late last ...

Pelonomena Snares Terang Cup

Pelonomena Snares Terang Cup

Apr 14, 2019

Four starts for the stable - three wins, the impressive record put together by the gutsy mare Pelonomena who showed so much heart claiming Sunday's $70,000 Terang Cup.It was a third win in a row for the daughter of Melbourne Cup hero Americain and she had to dig on all of her ...

Battle Winner

Battle Winner

Apr 01, 2019

Slowly away, settling a clear last. In the early stages of the 1100m 3Y0 Maiden Plate at Hamilton on Monday it did not look as though our debutant Battle Master was going to play much of a part... he just had so many lengths to make up.Still at the rear approaching straight, the ...

Amerock Applauded

Amerock Applauded

Mar 25, 2019

With his big group of exceptionally happy owners on course to cheer him on, it was good that Amerock chose Sunday to stick his nose out for a home-track victory in the 2000m BM64 contest.Wildly applauded back to scale, the consistent four-year-old is much loved by his ...

Pelonomena Races Away

Pelonomena Races Away

Mar 20, 2019

She wasn't in front, then she was, then she wasn't, then she was.Drawn awkwardly in a small field at Sandown on Wednesday afternoon, promising mare Pelonomena was outside the leaders during the early stages of the 2100m BM78 contest - and by the 1600m she was in front.But then ...

Pelonomena Charges

Pelonomena Charges

Mar 13, 2019

"I was thinking what everyone else was thinking - 'where the hell is he going to go?!'" laughed Dean Yendall after promising mare Pelonomena raced away to an easy victory at Echuca last Sunday.From barrier one the daughter of Melbourne Cup hero Americain enjoyed a good run along ...

Bravo Again!

Bravo Again!

Feb 24, 2019

What great joy and relief it is to have the talented but enigmatic galloper Bravo Tango back in such great form this time in - the still lightly raced four-year-old impressing when taking out a BM70 event at Sandown earlier in the month and again looking the goods saluting at ...

Bravo Bravo!

Bravo Bravo!

Feb 07, 2019

What a satisfying feeling it was watching Bravo Tango launch from the 200m at Sandown on Wednesday evening, the horse who has always shown such good natural ability at times testing everyone's patience with a few runs well below what he is capable of.But, on the back of a spell ...

Mrs Bignell Flying!

Mrs Bignell Flying!

Jan 23, 2019

Congratulations and thank you to Jessica Eaton who was thrilled to break her Warrnambool duck on Tuesday and we are delighted that she did so on our very own Mrs Bignell."That is a great thrill for me," Eaton enthused - "I have wanted to win a race here for ages and I have ...

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas!

Dec 24, 2018

We would like to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and a happy and safe New Year. We would like to take this opportunity to thank each of our owners for their support throughout the year of 2018. We are looking forward to 2019 which hopefully will bring plenty of winners for ...

None Better Than A Winning Double!

None Better Than A Winning Double!

Dec 22, 2018

How lovely it was to provide Dylan Dunn with his sixth winner on a memorable day at Colac on Saturday; aptly after such a riding display the horse in question being called None Better!The second leg of a winning double for the stable (and we went close to three from three with ...