About Free Eagle

New For 2016 - The Highest rated racehorse retiring to stud in Australia in 2016

HIGH CHAPARRAL x POLISHED GEM (DANEHILL)
Born in 2011Bay16.1hh

2017 Service Fee - $18,700 inc. GST (Live Foal Guarantee)






"This is a beautiful colt, with a lovely attitude. Great conformation and temperament. Everything a serious horse needs."
Dermot Weld - Trainer of Free Eagle upon retiring to stud as the highest rated older colt in Europe

"I genuinely think that Free Eagle is the best horse I have ever ridden."
Seven-time champion Irish jockey Pat Smullen, having piloted FREE EAGLE on all his starts.

  • Winner of the Group One Prince of Wales Stakes (2000m) at Royal Ascot in 2015. A race previously won by such champions as So You Think, Ouija Board and Dubai Millennium. Beating The Grey Gatsby, Criterion, Gailo Chop and three other Group One winners.

  • Beat two subsequent Group One performers when winning his 2YO Maiden by 5 1/2 lengths on debut.

  • Emphatic 7 lengths winner of the Group Three Kilternan Stakes (2000m) as a 3YO. A race won the previous year by subsequent Gr.1 Ranvet Stakes winner The United States.

  • Of all High Chaparral’s Group One winners, FREE EAGLE is one of only three to be stakes-performed as a two-year-old, three-year-old and four-year-old.

  • 2015 Highest Rated Older Colt in Europe



LONGINES’ WORLD’S BEST RACEHORSE RANKINGS 2015
For 3yos and up which raced between 1st January and 31st December 2015
The LONGINES’ World’s Best Racehorse Rankings are published by the International Federation of Horseracing Authorities (IFHA) following the IFHA World Thoroughbred Rankings Conference each year.

FREE EAGLE (IRE)

Equal Rated To:
CHAUTAUQUA (AUS) LANKAN RUPEE WINX (AUS) MUHAARAR (GB)

Higher Rated Than:
GLENEAGLES (IRE) CRITERION (NZ) HALLOWED CROWN (AUS)
NEW BAY (GB) FOUND (IRE) EXOSPHERE (AUS)
THE GREY GATSBY (IRE) DISSIDENT (AUS) LUCKY HUSSLER (AUS)
AL KAZEEM (GB) KERMADEC (NZ) VOLKSTOK'N'BARRELL (NZ)
BLAZING SPEED (GB) NIGHT OF THUNDER (IRE) WANDJINA (AUS)
BRAZEN BEAU (AUS) REAL IMPACT (JPN) PRESS STATEMENT (AUS)
CAPTAIN OF ALL (SAF) TURN ME LOOSE (NZ) FAWKNER (AUS)
CIRRUS DES AIGLES (FR) BOBAN (AUS) GAILO CHOP (FR)
DURAMENTE (JPN) COMPLACENT (AUS) HAPPY TRAILS (AUS)
HIGHLAND REEL (IRE) CONTRIBUTER (IRE) MOURINHO (AUS)
MAURICE (JPN) DELECTATION (AUS) NOT'LISTENINTOME (AUS)
MONGOLIAN KHAN (AUS) HARTNELL (GB) SACRED STAR (AUS)
POSTPONED (IRE) LUCKY NINE (IRE) SCISSOR KICK (AUS)
DOLNIYA (FR) MAX DYNAMITE (FR) SHOOTING TO WIN (AUS)
OUR IVANHOWE (GER) BUFFERING (AUS) REBEL DANE (AUS)
PORNICHET (FR) CONTENTMENT (AUS) RED CADEAUX (GB)
PREFERMENT (NZ) FIRST SEAL (AUS) ROYAL DESCENT (AUS)
SWEET IDEA (AUS) HAURAKI (AUS) THE CLEANER (AUS)
TERRAVISTA (AUS) WAR AFFAIR (NZ) SRIKANDI (AUS)


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  • Additionally to the WTR Ratings above, Timeform rated above the likes of Adelaide, Toronado, Dissident and Admire Rakti as a 3YO. Timeform Ratings 2014

  • Upon retiring as a four-year-old, FREE EAGLE was given a Timeform rating of 128, rating him above the likes of Criterion, Winx, Exosphere, Mongolian Khan and Brazen Beau. Timeform Ratings 2015

  • Bred on the same Sadler's Wells/Danehill cross that has produced TEOFILO, VANCOUVER, FRANKEL and many more...