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Bettsie on the rise

Bettsie on the rise

Nov 27, 2015

Nov 27, 2015 | Steve Wolfe saddled up a race-to-race double at yesterday's Albany meeting with improving mare Bettsie getting the job done in the Albany Windows Handicap (Race 6-1512m). Ridden by stable jockey Shaun McGruddy, Bettsie was shuffled back in the field on ...

One, two, three for Team Wolfe

One, two, three for Team Wolfe

Nov 27, 2015

Nov 27, 2015 | Trainer Steve Wolfe held a strong hand in yesterday's Albany Scaffold Hire Handicap (Race 5-1512m) at Albany, however, not many would have predicted the stable's three runners would fill the trifecta placings. But that's exactly what happened ...

Win number 12 for Alvares

Win number 12 for Alvares

Nov 27, 2015

Nov 27, 2015 | The free-wheeling seven-year-old Alvares notched up the 12th win of his 60-start career when leading all the way in the Albany Scaffold Hire Handicap (Race 5-1512m) at Albany yesterday. The Steve Wolfe-trained chestnut was sent straight to the front by ...

Mr Utopia draws well in $1 million Railway Stakes

Mr Utopia draws well in $1 million Railway Stakes

Nov 17, 2015

Nov 17, 2015 | Stable champ Mr Utopia is back home for a crack at this Saturday's Group 1 $1 million James Boag's Premium-Railway Stakes (1600m) at Ascot. The six-year-old, who had been trained in Victoria by Robert Smerdon since March, arrived in Perth by plane ...

Congratulations Tayla Stone

Congratulations Tayla Stone

Nov 16, 2015

Nov 16, 2015 | SJ Wolfe Racing apprentice Tayla Stone booted home her first winner for the stable aboard Deceleration in the Paperbark Merchants Handicap (Race 7-1450m) at Albany yesterday. It was also the 20-year-old Stone's first winner in her home state of Western ...

Nice trial from My Greek Boy

Nice trial from My Greek Boy

Nov 15, 2015

Nov 15, 2015 | We have always had a good opinion of Myboycharlie three-year-old My Greek Boy and he appears to be heading in the right direction after a smart win in Heat 2 at today's Albany trials. The three-start maiden was sent to the lead by SJ Wolfe Racing's ...

Team Wolfe ready to attack at Albany

Team Wolfe ready to attack at Albany

Nov 09, 2015

Nov 9, 2015 | After a quite week or two SJ Wolfe Racing will be firing up with a strong squad of horses to be entered for this Sunday's Amazing Albany Raceday. Among them will be promising unraced three-year-olds Captivated Point and Faulty, with the Demerit ...

Alvares does it again

Alvares does it again

Oct 21, 2015

Oct 21, 2015 | Free-wheeling seven-year-old Alvares posted the 12th win of his 58-start career in the Corporaal Enterprises Handicap (Race 5-1650m) at today's Ascot meeting, leading all the way and clinging on desperately to score by a nose. Rated perfectly in ...

Bruce breaks through

Bruce breaks through

Sep 28, 2015

Sep 28, 2015 | Stylish four-year-old My Names Bruce justified our stable's healthy opinion of him with a smart win in the TIS Recruitment Maiden (Race 1-1400m) at yesterday's Kalgoorlie Cup Day meeting. On the quick back-up after leading and missing a place ...

All the way with Alvares

All the way with Alvares

Sep 25, 2015

Sep 25, 2015 | Free-wheeling seven-year-old Alvares scored the 10th win of his career when leading all the way in the GWN7/National Jockeys Trust Handicap (Race 6-1600m) on Hannan's Handicap Day at Kalgoorlie yesterday. Ridden by stable jockey Shaun McGruddy, ...

Pins Perhaps gets the cash

Pins Perhaps gets the cash

Sep 17, 2015

Honest mare Pins Perhaps was rewarded for effort when scoring an an overdue win in the TABtouch The Home Of Racing & Sport Handicap (Race 6-1650m) at Belmont yesterday. The five-year-old, who broke maiden status by defeating subsequent Perth Cup winner Real Love at ...

Rare Selection coming of age

Rare Selection coming of age

Sep 10, 2015

Emerging four-year-old Rare Selection notched up his second metropolitan midweek victory in his past three starts when narrowly claiming the Smartline Lenders Day Handicap (Race 3-1700m) at Belmont yesterday. Stable jockey Shaun McGruddy fired out the son of Choisir from ...

Conjob keep the ball rolling for Team Wolfe

Conjob keep the ball rolling for Team Wolfe

Aug 27, 2015

Promising five-year-old Conjob bounced back to some of his best form when winning the Belmont Bonanza Handicap (Race 7-1200m) at Belmont on Wednesday, continuing a handy run of success for SJ Wolfe Racing. The son of Balmont, a $900 yearling purchase, was having his third run ...

Ancient's an old marvel

Ancient's an old marvel

Aug 19, 2015

Couldn't be prouder of our eight-year-old warhorse Ancient Spell, who carried 59.5kg through the wind and rain to post the 12th win of his career at Belmont today. Lifted over the line by the modern-day 'Cups King' Peter Hall, Ancient Spell got the better of ...

Patience pays off for Rare Selection connections

Patience pays off for Rare Selection connections

Aug 13, 2015

It was a terrific result for SJ Wolfe Racing at Belmont yesterday with Choisir four-year-old Rare Selection winning the Belmont Bonanza Handicap (Race 5-1700m), paying a whopping $29.50 on the WA tote. Perfectly ridden by our former stable apprentice Natasha Faithfull, Rare ...

All hail the King

All hail the King

Jul 20, 2015

King Closet continued his rapid rise through the ranks with a quality win in the $40,000 Vale Raymond Campbell Handicap (1200m) at Belmont on Saturday. The Steve Wolfe-trained four-year-old has now won four of his six starts since returning from over 20 months on the ...

Preview: Belmont 8/07/15

Preview: Belmont 8/07/15

Jul 08, 2015

RACE 4: 6-HARP INN (JASON BROWN) Harp Inn was coming off a 32-day break when finishing a competitive seventh at Belmont on June 24, and we were quite pleased with the effort considering he tried hard when he was no doubt lacking some 'match ...

Preview: Belmont 4/07/15

Preview: Belmont 4/07/15

Jul 04, 2015

RACE 7: 11-PICKJAM (SHAUN MC GRUDDY) Pickjam deserves her chance in this year's edition of the Belmont Oaks after displaying staying potential in two 2100m runs against the older horses since May 27. Will obviously face tough opposition from class ...

Preview: Pinjarra 2/07/15

Preview: Pinjarra 2/07/15

Jul 02, 2015

RACE 2: 5-WAR PLAIN (KATE WITTEN) War Plain is having his third run back from a spell today and really needs to show some significant improvement to push onwards with his current racing preparation. Endured a tough run when sent to the front from an outside barrier at ...

Preview: Belmont 1/07/15

Preview: Belmont 1/07/15

Jul 01, 2015

RACE 6: 12-SECRET ENDEMIC (SHAUN MC GRUDDY) Secret Endemic brings some consistent provincial form to today's metro midweek assignment, but he does run into a fairly competitive line-up. Will no doubt show his usual gate speed from barrier 3 and take up a leading ...

Preview: Belmont 27/06/15

Preview: Belmont 27/06/15

Jun 27, 2015

RACE 1: 5-GAUGED (SHAUN MC GRUDDY) Gauged makes his return to racing at Belmont this afternoon and faces a very strong line-up of late-season two-year-olds, with five of his eight rivals having already won races. We had to do a bit more education work with him ...

Ownership Opportunity: Field Of Vision

Ownership Opportunity: Field Of Vision

Jun 25, 2015

Limited ownership opprtunities are now available in city-placed four-year-old gelding Field Of Vision.  By Redoubtable out of Secret Pact, Field Of Vision has raced only 15 times for two wins and six placings, and stakes of $31,495. From nine starts last ...

Preview: Belmont 24/06/15

Preview: Belmont 24/06/15

Jun 24, 2015

RACE 4: 9-HARP INN (SHAUN MC GRUDDY) Harp Inn faces a tough task racing for the first time in 32 days, having been balloted out of multiple lead-up events in the past few weeks. We have been really pleased with his form on the training track in recent weeks, but ...

Preview: Pinjarra 18/06/15

Preview: Pinjarra 18/06/15

Jun 18, 2015

RACE 1: 2-MY GREEK BOY (PETER HALL) My Greek Boy has his share of ability but has been hindered by awkward barrier draws to date, and will have to contend with barrier 12 second-up at Pinjarra this afternoon. Raced competitively at Belmont on May 30 and finished ...